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The Storm Winds of Glazglubin

By IsaNite

9848 2 0 26658

"My father once told me: 'There is a monster in every man, boy. Within me, there is a host, and one day it'll be yours to command.' The thing is, he still believes it. When Maya and I fled the Old Country and joined the Keepers of the Middle Lands, we left...

The Jinn from Another World

By jdtcreates

3540 0 0 3035

So this was a one-shot made in 2013 for writing critique. I was barely worldbuilding at the time so technically this verison of the characters and the facts littered here are no longer accurate (or "non-canon") to how they are now but that's how it used to...

Quest of the Seal Bearers - Book 1: The Warriors Return

By awgcoleman

5672 0 0 148270

[b]Series Update:[/b] After receiving some feedback, I've made changes to the first few chapters of the book to make it easier to get into. Chapters 1-2 have been almost completely rewritten and Chapters 3-7 also had some changes to help introduce characters...

The Price of Fame

By WantedHero

48325 0 0 66547

Honest Politicians. Humane Terrorists. Religious Devils. Then it gets confusing… Wendell’s learned that gnomes are just as irritating and dangerous as humans…they just come in smaller packaging. Citizens are rebelling, the government’s collapsing, the Church...

Dark Waters

By TimeBender

96900 0 0 0

In a flying city, in the world of Nearth, there lives a small doub. He is perfectly happy with his life, until one day, he meets a strange, giant feline that takes him on a wild adventure all across Nearth. Their goal is to save their world from a terrible...

Haze

By Ana Winters

1579 1 0 8583

when the beasts do weep and the forests scream silent when the oceans won't sleep and the humans are violent when the ground does quake and ash falls from the sky when the clouds never break is when the humans will die and fall to their knees crying...

Dominion of Darkness

By deleyna

1283 0 0 88502

In a land where Light and Shadow are bastions of power, the Draska are healers and magicians of the Light. Elainya and her beloved Drenil serve in the court of King Cydril. But Cydril covets Elainya for his own. When the king threatens Drenil’s life, a mysterious...

The Tranquil Expanse

By Athena Rae

20508 4 1 114110

[b]Part 1: Inyarel[/b][br] The country of Inyarel has been thrust into war between the elves and the humans. The humans went from peacefully living in Inyarel to invading the cities and forests the elves called home, claiming these locations for themselves....

The Prophet and the Dark Lord

By AmélieIS

821 7 1 5407

Despite her young age, Elènie is a famous prophet at the Sérannian royal court, having established herself by revealing the existence of a Dark Lord plotting against the king. Yet, one year later with the Dark Lord still unmasked, her status is once again...

An Idiot's Guide to Spellcasting

By acclegoking

1447 2 0 1188

So you picked up your first book on magic! Or, you’re a seasoned magic user who can’t read the ancient Kraken I used when titling this book, good luck translating that. Either way, you’re about to realise that this isn’t exactly your normal kind of book, even...

Short stories

By CraniumBeaver

2836 0 0 1125

A collection of short stories set in Amanor. In [b]Jar of Souls[/b], the God of Death is being pursued through the Ethereal Plane. Unable to escape his dangerous adversary, he decides to make his stand. At stake is more than his life, for what he guards must...

Whispers

By Shadowcaper

1700 0 0 3959

The Underdark is known to be full of perils beyond counting. Many heroes delve into the depths seeking to make a name for themselves, but few return and those that do are forever changed, as if the essence of the Underdark somehow bound itself to their very...

Mictia, The Secret Language

By Limon12

734 0 0 0

Welcome to Naua, a thriving continent that was once plagued by the Undying War, an almost millennia long war between Men and the Meias, the Elder Race, for the control of the Mictia. The secret language of the Gods that grants its users the ability to reach...

Tuloks Kurzgeschichten

By Drake Ragon

2930 0 0 4497

Bild: (c) Max Emmert Eine Reihe an Geschichten rund um Tulok

The Coming of Darkness

By NyxGaia

1200 0 0 1788

A ranger and his master have been running for years from the ever growing forces of Roy Agios and the Emperor Mortalis. Dragons have all but disappeared, and magic is considered a terrible crime under imperial decree. But hope burns within those who suffer,...

Chronicles of Osera: Child of Mesendra

By Jennaskel

10413 1 0 27202

"The things I've created have consequence, therefore balance remains. What you have made has rules, which could always be bent. However, what Mesendra has done," Kallemor takes a slow inhale and releases it in a low hum. "It is sacrilege." ✴ When the spirit...

Black Zombie

By rikia

403 2 0 1126

On the Day of the First Snow, when humanity lost everything, a baby was born. This child must now carry a burden she never asked for and go on a quest for the eternal salvation of the human race.

Battle Mage of Mehonoris: The Changeling

By Kiyomo

6809 4 1 102921

The Empire of Five Kings, founded hundreds of years past, has stood for generations as a forced pillar of unity. However, in order to maintain that unity against the various threats and dangers outside city walls a group of soldiers and arcanists were assembled....

Second Chances

By WantedHero

43930 0 0 70214

Fame. Fortune. Thrown into the City incinerator. Wendell’s chance at the title was always a long shot. Since then he’s been on TV, Radio and even has the attention of The Church. Fact is, he’s more popular than ever. So why are people trying to kill him? (It’s...

Into The Fire

By WantedHero

64143 0 0 80747

Stranded, alone…with a tree sticking out of his bellybutton. Wendell’s task is simple: get to Til-Thorin Keep. No problem. Add to that no map, no help and no flippin’ idea where he is and you have a day in the life of our hero. Oh wait—we forgot to add the...

Doubt

By GodlyBob

230 0 0 17395

The history of Ta'nefret is a sacred thing. Accounts of rulers, magicians, voyagers, and all manner of other information has been recorded and faithfully reproduced, without error, for thousands of years. Scribes are trained from a very early age to continue...

Sleep

By RPGDinosaurBob

2698 3 0 2559

A short story about a troubled and terribly misguided soul who thought to improve the lot of the living.

Anvilite Adventures - Futuristic Stasis Rescue

By Lenosallose

3463 1 0 7807

The Anvilites Evelyn Arcasai and Odin Cayain have been given an assignment to put an end to a Phasma Ecto Cult near the fringest of the Doctor's Conclave District.

Tooth and Claw

By Neo_Fluff

4852 0 0 11115

When Dust, a young Felinae, goes out in the world for the first time, he is sucked into a world full of wonders and nightmares,light and darkness, and an ancient evil that is just waiting to rise once again.

The Birth Of Solirium

By Nicholasong

3867 2 0 312

Despite the luscious forests and calm atmosphere, the world has been injected with an aura of negativity and there is nothing that could cull it. Live with it, or die.

The Fairy and the Assassin

By WolfofWinter

914 0 0 2860

Ashly is a young fairy who has a Goddess on her side. Faris is a human assassin with a target on his back. This is a story about how they met and fell for one another, even though they are from different worlds. There will be ups and downs but will love...

Ulfsdrottnir

By Paladrax

10370 0 0 0

This is the epic story of Freydis, daughter of Osric the Cutter. From her forest cottage in Saerad, she escalates her quest for adventure until, with the help of her friend Syl The Witch, she defeats the Duke of Darkwings to win herself a Kingdom. Epic fights...

Umbra

By Usagiamma

5986 0 0 996

A voyage for the truth. But maybe the truth vanishes for a reason...

Creation of a Monster

By SanctifiedSavage

1048 3 2 1824

What happens when desperation draws a monster, like a moth to flame. It's the start of it all - the creation of the Xhousong Fissure - or at least the moment that led up to what changed the very landscape of a continent.

Cinders of Imagination

By ka_jan

1994 4 1 3074

Adelaide returned to her Home when everyone else was fleeing from the Drought that struck the Region, but all she could do was to foster her dying Cousin and to honor the Dead. Promising him to "Never Let Go" she turns towards Iverbent, the Capitol of the...

Race to Til-Thorin

By WantedHero

48056 18 0 84649

Dream girls. Fried snails. A 30” bodyguard with pink ponytails. Being a hero comes with learning curves. The curve of a hip. The curve of a sword. The curve of a sucker punch as it connects with your face. It wouldn’t be so bad if Wendell had professionals...

Volume 1: Amberfall

By fyzu

16559 0 0 46588

A band of unlikely heroes undertake a quest in the name of the god Firmaren. Led by a blessed tome, their journey takes them to the city of Ambstalt-- the City of Amber-- in northwestern Yomi. Joining the Order of the Golden Lance, they must root out and...

The Hidden Sonnets of Caedmon Briarheart

By LadyAdepha

8668 6 0 2253

It is well known throughout Valdys that Cademon Briarheart, Royal Guard and author of the many poetic works which have been posthumously compiled into the popular 'Bardic Lyrics of Caedmon Briarheart', was the long time lover and partner of the late King Velebor....

The Histories of the Realm of Beardsgaard

By Angolon

97 0 1 1436

Deep in the void of the cosmos, the heart of a dying star gains sentience, and begins to crafts the Realm from the bones and seeds of the stories of our world. These are those stories, an anthology collection of tales of heroes and halfwits, magic and mayhem,...

In the face of death incarnate

By Rahjar

694 2 1 1700

Death is dying. Death decides to do something about it, and enrolls Amdalae to find out what's going on. Amdalae and her three friends make a pact to enter the forbidden lands of Nevermore, and defeat it's guardian.

The Orphan Kings (Preview, Early chapters)

By porschiey

123 5 0 16152

Only a few hundred people have magic in this world, and they pull the strings. When one dies, the next baby born obtains magical powers to keep a fixed set of power dispersed into the world. The story follows a magical prince named Atiniir Stormcell, whose...

Washed Across the River

By Rat-Face

8756 1 0 90095

Nine-year-old mage-in-training Brina is having a bad day with her lessons. She is having a worse day with the walk (and accidental swim) she took to calm down. As she tries to make her way home, she recalls the many lessons of her adopted family coming up,...

Ellium: Silent Cloak of Ares

By AurerianOverseer

1325 1 2 5882

Kyria Mandyas has made quite the name for herself across all eight kingdoms of Ellium. With her name earning both respect and fear, her life as the Hand of the King puts her in the path of danger more times than she can count. Perhaps it's only a matter of...

Season 1 - In Search of the Unknown.

By KaijuKojin

3408 0 0 15195

The Explorer's guild has broken through Ard'Vanwa and into the realms of Mystara. Familiar with the surroundings, they send out a call to brave individuals who would be willing to risk their lives for fame and fortune and help the people of Terris Berg search...

The Sands that Slumber

By Magenth

2241 0 0 3296

Since creation, the Embodied Gods have played with the mortals as pawns to their whims. The divine Guardians, the counterforce to the pantheon proved to hold no refuge for mortalkin. The world, still young and growing, sits at peace after the catalysm that...

The Hidden Blade

By MarieMullany

6216 0 0 8660

The bluron’s wings delivers a stark command of death as the Empire teeters on the edge of a most uncivil war. For the first time in Her long history, a ducal line has failed. The last duke of Etendulat is dead and none of his heirs have undertaken the Trials...

Novence Eternal: The Story So Far

By fyzu

5926 0 0 2322

An unlikely band of heroes, chosen as Resonants by the Ennead, embarked on a journey that will decide the fate of the world. This is their tale, as recorded by Morgan, the spirit of the Living Library. -- This is a transcription of the session history of...

The Adventures of Kofos

By andybola

4646 0 0 4337

Kofos is a land of myth and legend, of tale and tragedy, holding promise and danger for any traveler willing to traverse its lands. Wars and politics happen often, oftentimes used as tools by highborn nobles to gain profit. Magic and mythical beasts lurk around...

What Goes Around

By SolarCat02

4998 1 0 1380

What happens when limitless magic meets dysfunctional families? What Goes Around recounts various family events and interactions as a collection of short stories set within the world of Fillimet.

The Legends of Flor'eliant

By Szyarran Shyl

2240 2 2 40289

Gjio is the origin and the end. These are the Legends of Flor'eliant, a rich realm of Ajia and sentient species across the globe. Though separated by geography, within this binding is the translation of many Gyri of the Salton Basin. Though their basin is...

Raid

By cedorsett

6506 0 0 25453

The windjammer, Maeve Lambourne, needs to land a new patron in the worst way. Low on supplies and desperately needing the armaments to survive the Daskensian threat, she's willing to take any job. A mysterious stranger offers her a simple task for a huge payout:...

A Desert Rescue

By CorsairAquilus

2090 3 1 3567

A Dhar ranger is on patrol ahead of her band in the Marai Desert and discovers a lost merchant.