Warmachine/Iron Kingdoms Roleplay?
So, I've gotten recently into this other tabletop universe called Iron Kingdoms, or Warmachine. While I don't have any codex or any of the models, I did buy the videogame and I'm researching the lore. I was thinking I could try this universe with friends, and people who are aware of the universe.
We both play as one of these races:
.or we be Mercenaries.
We could have our characters on the frontlines, or on the sidelines of the battlefield. I'll try to be a warcaster and you can be whatever you want, (so long as it fits in the army.) Depending on which side we agree upon we can think of a plot and this roleplay will be very lore heavy, but also very versatile. So basically, depending on which army we both agree upon, our objectives and locations would change. Fun, right?
1.While rather new to the game myself, I would like my partner to at least either be able to know some of the lore, do research, or simply ask me
Tendrils of the Lightning chapter 2Chapter 2
After a day and a half of travel, Zera could see the Clocker's Cove clearly. The little group had refueled their 'jacks several times, so they had always been ready for combat. The next fuel depot was in Clocker's Cove and that would be their last stop before they officially began their mission. Zera and his Firefly had already grown to be fond of each other, and the young warcaster could feel his 'jack's eagerness to prove itself in battle. He kept telling it to be patient and that it would soon have the chance. Stryker and the rest of the forces made a halt at the fuel depot, where the Field Mechanics began refueling the 'jacks right away. 'Leave your Firefly here,' Stryker said to Zera and started walking towards the coast. 'But, Lord Commander, won't we need 'jack support if we are to engage the undead?' Zera asked and followed Stryker. 'Our 'jacks would attract way too much attention with their steam and their stomping,' came the simple reply. 'As a warc
Schism, Pt. 1TEMPLE OF MENOTH, IMER, PROTECTORATE OF MENOTH
The armored woman burst suddenly into the office, trailed by a pair of confused Flameguard. "Protector! I bring news of the utmost importance!"
Feora looked up from her duty rosters and expenditure reports. Her subordinate's face showed the truth of her words, so the warcaster waved the guards back to their posts. "Nicia. Come, sit down and give your report."
"Thank you, Priestess. I have just received word from our units attached to the Northern Crusade: Hierarch Severius is returned to the Creator, brought down by a Cryxian surprise assault outside Elginsburg. Vice Scrutator Vindictus has taken command of the Crusade and ordered a full displacement back to Protectorate lands."
The warcaster leaned back in her chair and tented her fingers. "So Vindictus has assumed
Embark upon a journey into the realm of "Full Metal Fantasy," a land where battle-hardened characters gird themselves in scarred mail and metal and take up their saw-toothed blades and smoking forgelock pistols, where steamjacks belch ash and stream upon the battlefields and the cobbled streets of cities and strongholds, and where steam power is fused with arcane might.
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