Fridge: Promethean: The Created

  • The special rules for the Zeky and Refinements include an oddity — unlike most Prometheans, they find it easiest to join the Centimani. The reason for this becomes especially clear when reading the section discussing the Nuclear Promethean in the core rulebook it opens with the famous Oppenheimer quote in its fuller context (emphasis added):
    I remembered the line from the Hindu scripture, the Bhagavad-Gita. Vishnu is trying to persuade the Prince that he should do his duty and to impress him takes on his multi-armed form and says, "Now I am become Death, the destroyer of worlds." I suppose we all thought that, one way or another.
    • It likely also has to do with radiation's association with mutation and decay. In many ways, radiation can be seen as a direct extension of Flux.