Water worth more than you'll ever be.
The Seven Hedon Princes
One of the Seven Banners, the Banner of Hedonism. It is ruled over by Desire and her Seven Luxuries, and holds onto the belief that the mutual pursuit of happiness is the only way for Ethnis to find true peace and joy.
A cryptic invite to support the Killjoy Misfortune Party
The result of centuries of bio-engineering and Orga tech innovations, the Synthagon is among the most lucrative and dangerous products ever produced.
A form of depression where users gain less pleasure.
Members of the Apple of Purity are a quasi-ascetic subgroup of Hedonites which focus more of nourishment of the mind and the pursuit of freedom rather than overindulgence. They focus on mental pleasure over physical.
A constantly shifting throng of partiers and merchants traveling from world to world
Leader of the Killjoy Misfortune Party, compulsive rhymer
The Leader of the Apple of Hedon
A Tribe of Hedonites which fully embrace the sensation-seeking nature of Hedon
Vigor's Hunter and Ex. "I am Trash."
She Took What She Deserved
Anti-Desire Hedon Terrorists "The Party must go on!"
What a bitch.
Anthem invents Sensate to make her people happier and more productive. The ability to share sensations and emotions quickly catches on in subcultures, countercultures, and among friends.
Seven well-known and well-regarded members from across the other Banners announced themselves as the Leisures of Desire and pledged their allegiance to Lady Desire. They departed their Banners, taking from them supplies that Desire called for; ships, weapons, information, and even entire organizations changed hands without warning, dealing a painful blow felt throughout the Banners.