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Featured Novel

The Storm Winds of Glazglubin

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"There's a monster in every man, boy. Within me, there is a host, and one day, it'll be yours to command." Too often these days, Kenji's mind turns to the words of his accursed father. When he fled the Old Country, he thought he had left the monsters behind, but now he sees them every day in the eyes of his friend and mentor. His world is about to crumble in a spasm of eldritch magic, and though he can see the face of his undoing so clearly in his nightmares, deep down, he knows that the first blow has already been struck.
As the tendrils of a soul plague lay claim on Aqualon's oldest and most powerful magocracy, the Lord of Wind, Kenji Sokolow, is cast down from his high tower, pressed to rally whatever forces he can find. But first, he has to survive...

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The Black Priest of Rastrowel

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A gripping short story from the life of Lyn, a young girl in the care of two HJT Ferries, ships mages for hire, which operate from their office on the island of Rastrowel, the highly religious birth place of the Church of Pure Souls.

Faced with prejudice against mages every day, Lyn's winning personality and innocence keep her well within the good graces of her peers, until a Black Priest, an inquisitor of the Church takes notice of her...

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A Synopsis of the World

Seventeen centuries of peace have allowed the people of Aqualon to flourish. Since the Great War, now known as the Age of Heroes, when the Old Gods rose up once more in vain, the world has become prosperous: powerful magocracies in the Middle Lands are going through a magical industrial revolution and rich tapestries of cultures flourish in the Yamato Mountain Range and the Seventeen Yonder Islands. These lie in the Corsic Ocean of the Ocean Belt beyond the 150 kilometer band of iron, the Iron Belt, which rings the planet around its equator.

And isolated from the rest: two technocracies so far beyond them that they could be thought to live in a world of their own. They are divided by their opposing views on integrating magic and technology, yet united in their quest for knowledge.

But who would have thought that none of these would start the next great war?
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The Publishing Houses of Aqualon

Everyone loves a good story, and with the advent of woodblock carving during the early Age of Awakening and the printing press in the later decades of the Age of Awakening, more and more stories have been regularly published all throughout Aqualon.   Listed here are some of the great publishing guilds, corporations, and firms of Aqualon, which have distinguished themselves through their sales and general impact on the writing industry of the Great Land and the Corsic Ocean.  

The HJT Gazette

The HJT Gazette
Organization | Feb 5, 2019

The HJT Gazette is one of the most influential publishing houses of the Corsic Ocean, printing the same-named news paper and a popular magazine. ~ 393 Words


Akagitsune Shuppansha 赤狐出版社 ("Red Fox Publishing")

Red Fox Publishing
Organization | Sep 12, 2019

Red Fox Publishing is one of the most influential publishing houses of the Yamato Kingdom and beyond. (1329 Words)


Command Tower Entertainment

Command Tower Entertainment
Organization | Feb 5, 2019

Command Tower Entertainment is one of the most influential publishing houses of the Great Land. ~ 523 Words


Arc Light Press

Arclight Press
Organization | Feb 5, 2019

Arclight Press is one of the most influential publishing houses of Fulgrath. ~ 739 Words


Amber Sun Productions

Amber Sun Productions
Organization | Jul 16, 2020

Amber Sun Productions is the most influential publisher of the city of Miyako Fluxum, publishing novels and magazines alike. ~ 668 Words


Spiral Cloud Publishing

Spiral Cloud Publishing
Organization | Feb 5, 2019

Spiral Cloud Publishing is a collector and distributor of content from the Borealis Creative Cloud, allocating fantastic short stories and novels from the CC in a weekly digest for Borealis citizens. ~ 961 Words

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