Death, what's beyond? These questions hauntnearly every living person in existence. Ghosts exist as areminder that something lies beyond, but these creaturesof despair are often the embodiment of questioningwhether a final solace is attainable or not. Within therealms of the Underworld many ghosts try to cling to alife that is no longer their own. Gathering together theyhave created a society that exists forbidden fromtranscendence or rebirth.
the curse of the Underworld for a damnedsoul to never enter the Afterlife (Supernal Realms).
The power of the Daimons frustration, andwillingness to give up or destroy meaning to theirprevious life.
A plasmic “birth” covering of a newly formedghost. The caul distorts the ghosts perception of itscurrent state in a foggy, hazy film. A ghost cannot leavethe Labyrinth until its caul is removed.
The area of influence a ghost possesses in theland of the living around its anchor. Also known as acircle.
The strength of will a ghost possesses. Ameasure of belief and determination.
Powerful spirits ruling over the Labyrinthof Purgatory and extending their influence into theUnderworld.
A ghosts resistance to domination or beingforced against something. The resiliency of their soul.
A ghost who has lost the entire connection tohis past life through a reduction of their Psyche. Suchmindless ghosts exist only in the Labyrinth or theUnderworld having no connection with the Quick Realms save for brief moments of unintentionalmanifestation near their anchors. Also known as theSoulless.
A newly formed ghost which still possesses it’splasmic caul.
– The gradual yet inevitable boredom andweariness that infects a ghost over time.
- The eldest ghosts in a given area or Necropoli.
The inner goetic demon a Ghost must strugglewith, their vice and all of their failures manifested in oneinner demon that haunts the ghost. Also known as aDaimon.
A ghosts ability to express their will or desire.Also the ability to discern right from wrong. MoralIntegrity.
Minions of the Deathlords and the rulingclass of ghosts within the Underworld.
Faithful among ghosts who continue to payhomage to a deity in hopes of a brighter afterlife.Considered dangerously obsessive among the Hierarchythese ghosts are proclaimed enemies of the Hierarchy.
A storm of Abyssal energies, that sweep theunderworld during momentous negative events in thecorresponding material realm.
The form of manifestation a ghost takes withinthe living world occurs while the exists in Twilightwithin it’s circav.
- A measure of the amount of memory andconnection a ghost retains of their past life.
Momento Mori -
The act of being remembered. To beremembered by a living person as if to receive flowerson one’s grave, or to be spoken of or recognized. A brief moment of solace for a ghost.
- A ghostly counterpart of a city. TheUnderworld impersonation of an existing city on theother side of the Shroud.
Cracks and pits of entropy leading directly to theAbyss. Foul demonic spirits whisper corruption throughthese.
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A generally used to term to refer to the stillliving. Also known as Skins.
Emotional essence ghosts glean from theliving to fuel their Sinew and to exist in the Underworld.
Simply eaters, zombie like undead whichroam the labyrinth in an attempt to find ghosts and othercreatures there to consume them for their essence toexist. Such creatures are sometimes subdued and moldedby the Deathlords to act as servants.
purpose; intention; animating spirit.
Thestrength of will within a ghost to both continue theirexistence and to maintain a presence and influence overthe living realms. Also known to ghosts as their soulstrength.
A ghost’s freewill and awareness of the worldaround it. A ghost who has lost a connection with itsPsyche is called a Drone.
Ghosts who directly serve the Hierarchy andDeath Lords to possess the freedom of having their ownpersonal agendas.
Items which enter a ghosts Circav, which havebeen destroyed in the living world but possess a spiritualcounterpart in the Underworld. Also item brought to theUnderworld from the Shadow.
Reliquiae steel -
Steel-like substance, which has beencrafted from the calcification, and smelting process of ghosts plasm. A practice of the Hierarchy. Not to beconfused with Relics.
A measure of the peace that a ghost has with