• Devices
  • Tachyon Mk IV

    Tachyon device

    Developed by the Antiquarian Engineering Department; the Tachyon is a form of homing device. To the casual observer it looks like a watch, but internally it contains a quantum singularity. The Antiquarians have harnessed the gravitational anomalies found at the heart of a black hole and encapsulated them within a small chronometer, giving the user […]

  • Oblivion Order
  • The Scriptorians

    The Scriptorians are the Oblivion Order’s librarians. They are the custodians and curators of one of the most extensive collections of books and texts throughout history. As the protectors of forgotten knowledge, they are tasked with locating and recording any and all written materials. Caitlin’s grandfather Lucius Makepiece was one of the most respected Grandmasters […]

  • Oblivion Order
  • Here be Dragons

    Draconians

    By far the most elusive and secretive part of the Oblivion Order are the Draconians. Their name derives from the Latin ‘Hic Sunt Dracones‘ or ‘Here be dragons.’  This was a phrase used by early cartographers to fill in the blank spaces on their maps. The Draconians are the ones charged with going into the […]

  • Oblivion Order
  • The Copernicans

    Copernicans

    The Copernicans are responsible for calculating the best course into the future. As statisticians, they spend their lives dedicated to understanding and assessing risks; like actuaries they look at all the potential factors involved in the future of humanity and make a calculated decision about whether it should be adjusted. This requires millions of pieces […]

  • Oblivion Order
  • Ouroboros

    Every member of the Oblivion Order has the ancient symbol of Ouroboros tattooed onto their forearm. This ancient symbol of the serpent eating its tail originates from Ancient Egypt and represents the infinite cycle of creation and destruction. The tattoo is a mark of honour that the bearer can be trusted, it is branded into […]

  • Characters
  • The lost girl

    Caitlin’s parents disappeared when she was eleven, and she has spent the last seven years under the care of the Oblivion Order. As an initiate in the Scriptorians, her life has been dedicated to studying ancient knowledge, mostly in the Great Library of Alexandria, but her speciality is warfare – and especially the martial arts. Fiercely […]

  • Characters
  • The hoarder

    He is the kind of guy you would cross the road to avoid. The shambling, smelly old man pushing the shopping trolley full of newspaper and broken toys – talking to an imaginary friend. Kids laugh at him, calling him names, ridiculing his army surplus clothes, his unkempt hair and the raggedy beard – he […]