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AnimusAniKorSaxcian
09/13/2006 1:41 PM

Have you ever wondered what it would be like, that if all of a sudden all the lights were to go out at once, all the electricity to cease working, all of our guns to quit firing??? Has it ever crossed your mind what the major impact on like it would be if technology was to stop, in an instance, and us be hurled back into the Dark Ages. Think of the implications. Planes fall from the sky, Fires ar unable to be fought, a mile stretch of land becomes a dangerous guantlet amongst the bandaits and diseases.

People attempt to rise to power, using ruthless tactics in the world of anarchy, and gangs rise to the top, killing those who are considered peaceful. Life relies on Farming, and being bale to sustain oneself, no matter the costs. Even if it takes to fight.

This is the world S.M Stirling depicted in his, newer, yet enlightening novel, of self descovery, survival, and new beginnings. A somewhat prophetic warning to us about our reliance in Technology. In this RP, you will take the role of a character, during the last minutes of the Modern World, and RP your position as you were thrown unwillingly into the deadly grasps, and Rp your goals and methodsof survival in the ruthless world.

You will need a character sheet filled out.

Name:

Age:

Appearance:

Past Occupation:

Personal Skills:

Possible Goals:

US State:(Here you will put the state or province of interest, and describe the area of the state you will reside in once settled.)

The only rules are be realistic, "The Change" must be kept at the equivilant ofOregon Time Zone at 6:15 Pm March 17th, 1998, Have Fun, and attempt to react and communicate with other players and their budding clans and kingdoms around you. When I post the first post, you are free to begin posting, till then just post your Character Sheets.





Name: Nikolai Stanovitch

Age: 28

Appearance: Aubern colored hair, excentuated by his chiseled young face. His eyes are of a misty gray. Tall at the hight of 6' 1', and built for battle and hard labor at the weight of 195 pounds. Slightly Slovak Accent, yet is a Natural born leader when it comes to his words.

Past Occupation: Soldier in Desert Storm, and Pilot/Survivalist. Would take tours over the Appalacian Mountains.

Personal Skills: Skilled with CQC type knife combat, and a modern day maguiver when it comes to survival. Picked up skills in the Navy Seals and from his Russian Grand Father.

Possible Goals: Hopes to get to Lancaster PA, where he knows their is prime farming ground and possibly some already, developed communities.

US State: Pennsylvania

WarMachine5000
09/16/2006 8:18 AM

Hey man, i am brand new and this was the only thread that interested me. How many poeple are you waitng for?

Name: James Thatcher

Age: 17

Appearance: Tall, around 6'5. But not as strong as you would think. People at school joke as if he is a god, but that is just his personality. He often times wears black shirt and long khaki shorts. Short hair, sometimes spiked up with gel.

Past Occupation: School

Personal Skills: He can weild any weapon, but only has nearly mastered the sword. He practiced almost everyday. But there is always room for improvement.

Possible Goals: He was an artist. He could draw nearly anything. He loves art altogether. He would sit outside and draw the trees and the lake that he lived close to. He wants to keep art in the future, but he highly doubts he will be able to. So basically, he wants to survive.

US State: Middletown, California.

so when are we startin?

AnimusAniKorSaxcian
09/16/2006 8:31 AM

You are in, give it a day or two and then I will start the RP, I am not waiting for a specific amount just praying more people come. So possibly tomorrow It will be ready to begin.

WarMachine5000
09/16/2006 1:28 PM

aight, aight. i dont know if im too good tho. Being how first time and the like. but i do regular rp'n so i got that skill. Not the best with grammar either. But i will do meh best!

Dyingstar
09/16/2006 8:03 PM

sorry to budge in but guns cant all of a sudden stop working they arent powered by electricity or Co2 for that matter , its all in the hammmer and the bullet

WarMachine5000
09/16/2006 8:30 PM

[Posted By Dyingstar on 09.16.2006 8:03 PM]

sorry to budge in but guns cant all of a sudden stop working they arent powered by electricity or Co2 for that matter , its all in the hammmer and the bullet

I think his point was that no modern weapons. not to change his story or anything but perhaps the goverment was able to confiscate all bullets, guns, gunpowder, tasers, and other things like that. Now we are left with swords, sticks, and fists of fury!


Maybe that answers your question and I hope it doesnt offend you that I did this Animus.

AnimusAniKorSaxcian
09/17/2006 7:50 AM

No you are right Dyinstar. However this is based off a book where this anomaly happened, sending a boat to island in the past during the dakr ages,, which is also impossible. SOmehow, unexplainably the laws of nature chemistry and physics have slightly changed. That is the mysterious thing baout what happened. SO the Government didn't confiscate them, infact the government most likely would slowly deteriorate because of this crisis, that is for us to decide.

Leo
09/17/2006 1:13 PM

Name: Felix Hadern

Age: 15

Appearance: Onyx dischevled hair, hazel eyes. Stands about 5'8" with a dark tan and a lanky but athletic build from life on the streets of New York. Unditerminable accent that is slightly Siberian.

Past Occupation: N/A

Personal Skills: Expert theif, Skilled at picking locks, skilled in chain combat.

Possible Goals: To get anywhere outside of Manhattan and find a place where he fits in among others.

US State: Anywhere

AnimusAniKorSaxcian
09/17/2006 6:37 PM

So I can assume he has starts in New York. You should head SOuth, maybe meet with my character in Lancaster. Just a suggestion hahaha.

You are in.

Leo
09/17/2006 6:45 PM

he dosnt care where he goes as long as he is free

Dyingstar
09/17/2006 7:02 PM

ya know what why dont i join this ? it may be cool ^-^

Name: Jespher .S

Age: 26

Appearance: Handsome looking, likes to wear all black and has boots on. (NOT GOTH OR EMO AT ALL !)

Past Occupation: Was a police officer till the insident

Personal Skills: Rand is very strong, and has some martial arts skillz but rarley uses them.

Possible Goals: Try and adapt to the changes

PLEASE TELL ME WHAT TO FIX ON MY CHARACTER SHEET. Theres always somthing ^-^


[Edited by Dyingstar on Sunday, December 17, 2008 7:05 PM]




[Edited by Dyingstar on Sunday, September 17, 2006 7:09 PM]

[Edited by Dyingstar on Sunday, September 17, 2006 7:14 PM]

AnimusAniKorSaxcian
09/18/2006 9:43 AM

Nothing except I need A State you are either in or heading to.

Dyingstar
09/18/2006 1:42 PM

HEADING TO NY I AM ! =D

AnimusAniKorSaxcian
09/18/2006 1:55 PM

You are in for a shit load of action my firend lot of violence in the streets. Unless you are heaidng for the state andn ot the actual city.

WarMachine5000
09/18/2006 6:06 PM

nobody else in NorCal?

WarMachine5000
09/18/2006 6:24 PM

Do we get to use magic or just primitive weapons?

AnimusAniKorSaxcian
09/18/2006 6:53 PM

No magic just old weapons. this is to be a highly realistic story, the only non realistic thing is the change itself. ANd I dont believe so but even if their was you can still use the state.

WarMachine5000
09/18/2006 7:23 PM

So is that it? Our characters just need to find a good source of food water and shelter? Now that i think of it it doesnt sound as interesting as i first thought...

Can we add, uhh, like zombies or killer animals? if not i guess im out. Sorry.

AnimusAniKorSaxcian
09/18/2006 7:58 PM

Listen, you have to think outside teh box. The land will be plagued with fanatics recreating feudal governments in teh city to take over the land and destroy any who dont submit to their control. THeir will be nests of Eaters or Cannables all over the Bandit ridden high ways. Deadly Animals will be a huge factor in surviving. And even another threat are those damn nazi's who take this as a sign to return to slavery and kill all the other races. No zombies, or magic but these threats.

Dyingstar
09/19/2006 6:49 PM

well .... no affence but it sounds a little to serious ya know what i mean ?

AnimusAniKorSaxcian
09/20/2006 8:13 AM

And that is the idea. a realistic RP, instead of the normal fantasy ideas.

Leo
09/20/2006 9:37 AM

I like it. I just havn't gotten around to posting. I've been a bit sick and tired so I really havn't had time to think of an opening post.

AnimusAniKorSaxcian
09/20/2006 1:02 PM

Take your time man... This is just supposed to be for fun, and not drain you.

Leo
09/20/2006 3:59 PM

I know I'm jsut so happy to be able to RP again...

AnimusAniKorSaxcian
09/20/2006 8:15 PM

yeah it is almost like a lil relaxation for me at the end of everyday.

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