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The Narrator is the Game Master's Character within the Ethnis Lite RPG[strike][/strike]. The Narrator represents the Game Master's influence while also subtly guiding them on how to best use the E.Lite game mechanics.
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A Character's Backstory is the result of their Sophont, Provenance, Banner, and Mantle. A Player creates their Character's Backstory during creation.
The abilities available to Narrators within the Ethnis Light RPG. The Party and the Narrator level at the same time, and when the Narrator levels they can take one of these Abilities.
Your Sophont represents the unique features of your physiology. It confers your starting Attributes and, typically, a starting ability or two.
A Provenance is the backdrop of a character's upbringing. It contextualizes their outlook on life, and their approach to overcoming obstacles, by revealing the circumstances of their upbringing.
A Banner is a sociopolitical power, ranging from gangs in a city to intergalactic powers, and represents the society and norms enclosed within.
Your Mantle represents how you succeed or survive in the world. Mantles are a reflection of a character's capability and a player's playstyle, and marry them together.
Ethnis is a massive Science-Fantasy setting and a backdrop for stories woven in many mediums—including books and RPGs. This is a primer to the setting, the ongoing projects within it, and how read, play, or support it.
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Gestaltists are those whose job requires them to be totally one with their gear. They often the subject of legend—Parisan and their shields, samurai and their swords, Psiolic and their wands.
Forged in the fray. Your tale is one of action, of split-second choice, of conversations had in lasers and steel. You are the Martial, and you live for the fight.
Discipline and training have combined to make you an expert at ensuring you strike at the right time and that nothing will surprise you. You are the Exemplar and fate bends at your will.
A party is only as capable as its equipment allows. That is where you come in. Your skill with crafting ensures the party always is prepared. You are the Gadgeteer, and you have the mind for mechanics.
Not everything can be beaten with brute force. You are the mind that hones your party into a well-oiled machine. You are the Commander, and you are the master of tactics.
After 2 months of dev, the first draft of the RPG Alpha is available to the public! We have merch. We have goals. We have progress. We have support! There's a lot of cause for celebration.
Food preparation in space is a matter of storage as much as it is of cooking. Foods must be considered for their bearing on the ships maneuverability through weight or movement.
Our plans for Ethnis for Summercamp 2019. As always, we've got lots of exciting stuff planned. If you're curious our process for how we develop Ethnis, check out this article.
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The Universal Guide to Universal Cuisine
A mouthwatering product of a not so beautiful beast
Onwards and upwards we go! In this dev update we cover the highlights of the month—the tech update, Ethnis Light RPG, Ethnis Eats, and some new art! Onwards towards May!
A series of restaurants owned by legendary chef, Dartesi.
The process of genetically growing ingredients for cooking
What it means to feast
The fangs of a Sazakraht crossed by the two arrows which slew it in the legend of Ozahn as told in [urlhttps://www.worldanvil.com/w/ethnis-ademal/a/the-circle-of-ozahn-article]the Circle of Ozahn.