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Old 04-16-2017, 09:34 AM
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Orb of Lightning

Originally Posted by Mutterscrawl View Post
I would certainly love to be an astronomer trying to make sense of such a setting but I imagine it'd be quite difficult. Are meteors / shooting stars a 'thing' to the best of your knowledge?
Distant, far-off things.

Originally Posted by Mutterscrawl View Post
What would happen without the heat shields, just severe sunburn or are we talking fantastic temperatures not seen in Actuality outside of like, volcanoes, bursting people into flames?
Nothing immediately deadly, but sunstroke and sunburn are causes for concern.

Originally Posted by Mutterscrawl View Post
Is there any discernible access to ice? If there's no change in temperature as they move 'up' the spire then what actually stops someone from reaching the top, aside from sheer distance and immensity?
There are paraterranean lakes and rivers which sometimes spill out from the rock, and I suppose some of them might be frozen.

It's very difficult to traverse the cliff face in any direction, far more so than to traverse the land and sea of Actuality. It's also far more dangerous. Travel in any direction has to be very slow or, if downward, terminally fast. But no matter how far up anyone travels, there is always more cliff towering far above.
Originally Posted by SmokeBlader View Post
And the HRE was a meme that went too far.
Originally Posted by PajamaSalad View Post
You are pretty cool for being one of the bad guys.
Originally Posted by BaronGrackle View Post
I was probably just upset about the Horde fleet in the Second War.
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