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Prologue: A view from the Other Side

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Prologue: A view from the Other Side

The Realm of Ghosts is a chaotic, unstable place. A rich tapestry of disparate elements created both by the Spirits themselves and various otherworldly magicks, the resulting reality is one devoid of logic, reason or sense; where the laws of physics and nature do not apply. Merely gazing carelessly at the realm is liable to drive a mortal mind to insanity. Within all the mania, there is a place of calm. A tiny part of the realm, but still sprawling over many hundreds of acres, there lies a large courtyard, surrounded on all sides by thick, dense forest. Despite rarely seeing any sun, the courtyard is covered in well-kept lawn; providing a ri

[WIP] The Soul of the Party

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[WIP] The Soul of the Party

The old-fashioned kitchen, once abandoned and left behind, was now a hubbub of activity. As the rest of the spooky mansion began to engage in some sort of excited party atmosphere, the various tables and shelves within the kitchen slowly found themselves host to a number of baked delights. The coldness of the room has been replaced by the warm, cosy feeling one always gets when the smell of a cake being freshly baked in the oven overtakes them. Invisible to any naked eye, a female Haunter watches over the bake, her jagged smile somehow managing to look gleeful as it begins to rise to perfection. The sound of an explosion breaks the Haunter's

A Meeting of Realities

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A Meeting of Realities

When Timmy was a young child, he ran away from home after seeing both his parents senselessly killed by a gang of thugs. Ever since, his life seemed to be one eternal mission to find the place he could call home. He would wander the streets, looking for trees and bushes with enough leaf coverage and empty space to set up temporary bases for himself; only to have to run when local troublemakers discovered them. When he made it to towns, he would use the meagre amounts of change he would find on his travels to book a night in a hotel, leaving the next morning for the next leg of his adventure. If it was necessary, he would even break into aband

Ghostly Grudges: Psychics And Ghosts Explained

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Ghostly Grudges: Psychics And Ghosts Explained

The Gengar put down the large tome he had been reading, and picked up the photograph wedged between the two open faces. As he bought it to his eyes, the image of a young Espurr smiled back at him, its expression one of joy. For a moment, he also smiles; but his expression soon turns into one of deep regret and he sighs as he puts the photo back. In his self-absorbed, emotional state, the Gengar fails to notice the gaseous face floating and curiously watching his actions from behind him. "Ahem", the young Gastly gently coughs to indicate his presence. The sudden sound breaks the Gengar from his trance-like state and sends him into a state of

Spirits of Winter: Part 2

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Spirits of Winter: Part 2

The next day, the sky all around Jinji's mansion is filled with thick cloud. For once in a long time, daylight has arose among the spooky ground, sunbeams filtering through the few gaps in the otherwise dense sky. Jinji awakes from his slumber; and looks outside the window of his study. Seeing what he sees, he chuckles to himself - the plan has worked. Suddenly, his attention is broken by loud screams of joy! "SNOOOOOW! IT'S SNOWING EVERYONE!" A couple of the younger Gastly have obviously awoken at the same time as himself; and now find themselves filled with so much excitement that every other Ghost is awoken by their screams. It is true -

Spirits of Winter: Part 1

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Spirits of Winter: Part 1

"Hey Jinji... I have a question..." It's another night in Jinji's corner of the Realm of Spirits, and as always, the space in and around the mansion is filled with an array of Ghost Pokémon all doing their own things. One of these, a young and curious-minded Gastly, has chosen to float into Jinji's room, where the Gengar had been silently reading to himself at his desk. At the sound of the younger Ghost's voice, Jinji turns to face the gaseous spirit, a smile to his face. "What's on your mind, Gaspar?" "Well... I was wondering. Why is it never cold here in the Spirit Realm?" "...Geh?" "Well... don't Ghosts absorb heat as one form of

Character Profile: Jinji

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Character Profile: Jinji

Basic Details Many people assume that Ghosts are spirits of the deceased; that there is not a Ghost without there first being a living being. Some extend this belief to Pokémon, believing that Ghost Pokémon are born when living Pokémon die. While this is sometimes true, it is not always the case - some Ghost Pokémon exist due to breeding; and others have just always been. Jinji is one of the latter kind - his actual origin is unknown, as is his true age. After all, in the Spirit Realm, time is infinite... In his typical guise as a Gengar, Jinji most closely resembles the Gengar seen in the Third Generation era of Poké

A Tale of Joyful Spirits

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A Tale of Joyful Spirits

In the world of Spirits, the flow of time is but an illusion; a thread that can be tampered with and weaved however its residents so desire. Perhaps, then, it is not too surprising to learn that much of the realm seems plunged into night-time. This is certainly the case in the dark, spooky forest clearing that is home to Jinji the Gengar and his Ghostly brethren. Though light is provided by a starry sky and a large, full moon, the darkness of the "night" causes everything in the area to take on an eerie dark-blue tone. While the atmosphere may seem gloomy and depressing all the time, to the Ghosts, nothing could be further from the truth. Th

The Ghost Who Learned To Draw (AT)

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The Ghost Who Learned To Draw (AT)

One warm summer's day, all the different members of the Eevee family are picnicking out in a field, just enjoying the bright, warm atmosphere. The unevolved Eevee, the younger of the group, has various sheets of paper in front of her. Putting down a brown crayon, she lifts a piece of paper and shows it to the other Eevee. "Look! I drew myself!" says the Eevee childishly. Though the drawing is crude, the evolved Eons all find her efforts to constantly draw each of them cute, and they each make admiring comments to the young Eevee. Suddenly, a chill fills the air. "Brrrr... did it just get colder?", the Eevee enquires. Glaceon says she didn't
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Prologue: A view from the Other Side

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Prologue: A view from the Other Side

The Realm of Ghosts is a chaotic, unstable place. A rich tapestry of disparate elements created both by the Spirits themselves and various otherworldly magicks, the resulting reality is one devoid of logic, reason or sense; where the laws of physics and nature do not apply. Merely gazing carelessly at the realm is liable to drive a mortal mind to insanity. Within all the mania, there is a place of calm. A tiny part of the realm, but still sprawling over many hundreds of acres, there lies a large courtyard, surrounded on all sides by thick, dense forest. Despite rarely seeing any sun, the courtyard is covered in well-kept lawn; providing a ri

[WIP] The Soul of the Party

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[WIP] The Soul of the Party

The old-fashioned kitchen, once abandoned and left behind, was now a hubbub of activity. As the rest of the spooky mansion began to engage in some sort of excited party atmosphere, the various tables and shelves within the kitchen slowly found themselves host to a number of baked delights. The coldness of the room has been replaced by the warm, cosy feeling one always gets when the smell of a cake being freshly baked in the oven overtakes them. Invisible to any naked eye, a female Haunter watches over the bake, her jagged smile somehow managing to look gleeful as it begins to rise to perfection. The sound of an explosion breaks the Haunter's

A Meeting of Realities

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A Meeting of Realities

When Timmy was a young child, he ran away from home after seeing both his parents senselessly killed by a gang of thugs. Ever since, his life seemed to be one eternal mission to find the place he could call home. He would wander the streets, looking for trees and bushes with enough leaf coverage and empty space to set up temporary bases for himself; only to have to run when local troublemakers discovered them. When he made it to towns, he would use the meagre amounts of change he would find on his travels to book a night in a hotel, leaving the next morning for the next leg of his adventure. If it was necessary, he would even break into aband

Ghostly Grudges: Psychics And Ghosts Explained

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Ghostly Grudges: Psychics And Ghosts Explained

The Gengar put down the large tome he had been reading, and picked up the photograph wedged between the two open faces. As he bought it to his eyes, the image of a young Espurr smiled back at him, its expression one of joy. For a moment, he also smiles; but his expression soon turns into one of deep regret and he sighs as he puts the photo back. In his self-absorbed, emotional state, the Gengar fails to notice the gaseous face floating and curiously watching his actions from behind him. "Ahem", the young Gastly gently coughs to indicate his presence. The sudden sound breaks the Gengar from his trance-like state and sends him into a state of

Spirits of Winter: Part 2

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Spirits of Winter: Part 2

The next day, the sky all around Jinji's mansion is filled with thick cloud. For once in a long time, daylight has arose among the spooky ground, sunbeams filtering through the few gaps in the otherwise dense sky. Jinji awakes from his slumber; and looks outside the window of his study. Seeing what he sees, he chuckles to himself - the plan has worked. Suddenly, his attention is broken by loud screams of joy! "SNOOOOOW! IT'S SNOWING EVERYONE!" A couple of the younger Gastly have obviously awoken at the same time as himself; and now find themselves filled with so much excitement that every other Ghost is awoken by their screams. It is true -

Spirits of Winter: Part 1

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Spirits of Winter: Part 1

"Hey Jinji... I have a question..." It's another night in Jinji's corner of the Realm of Spirits, and as always, the space in and around the mansion is filled with an array of Ghost Pokémon all doing their own things. One of these, a young and curious-minded Gastly, has chosen to float into Jinji's room, where the Gengar had been silently reading to himself at his desk. At the sound of the younger Ghost's voice, Jinji turns to face the gaseous spirit, a smile to his face. "What's on your mind, Gaspar?" "Well... I was wondering. Why is it never cold here in the Spirit Realm?" "...Geh?" "Well... don't Ghosts absorb heat as one form of

Character Profile: Jinji

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Character Profile: Jinji

Basic Details Many people assume that Ghosts are spirits of the deceased; that there is not a Ghost without there first being a living being. Some extend this belief to Pokémon, believing that Ghost Pokémon are born when living Pokémon die. While this is sometimes true, it is not always the case - some Ghost Pokémon exist due to breeding; and others have just always been. Jinji is one of the latter kind - his actual origin is unknown, as is his true age. After all, in the Spirit Realm, time is infinite... In his typical guise as a Gengar, Jinji most closely resembles the Gengar seen in the Third Generation era of Poké

A Tale of Joyful Spirits

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A Tale of Joyful Spirits

In the world of Spirits, the flow of time is but an illusion; a thread that can be tampered with and weaved however its residents so desire. Perhaps, then, it is not too surprising to learn that much of the realm seems plunged into night-time. This is certainly the case in the dark, spooky forest clearing that is home to Jinji the Gengar and his Ghostly brethren. Though light is provided by a starry sky and a large, full moon, the darkness of the "night" causes everything in the area to take on an eerie dark-blue tone. While the atmosphere may seem gloomy and depressing all the time, to the Ghosts, nothing could be further from the truth. Th
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Jinji is a rather mischievous Gengar who loves to have a good laugh, whether it's with or at the expense of other people. A chaotic individual, his personality and actions are random and usually unpredictable, and both friends and enemies are regularly made victims to his numerous tricks, which occasionally may verge on malicious. However, Jinji is not a mean Spirit - rather, he's incredibly friendly and open-hearted; and loves to help people with problems they have or just make them feel better about themselves. He's also very sociable and all around likeable personality. He also would never harm a human - though he often possesses humans in order to be able to better interact with other humans much more easily; and he has once hypnotised someone who annoyed him to send them to sleep - these are painless actions, however, and he only does what is necessary. To Jinji, it's most important that everyone is having fun; and even if he seems to be being slightly mean, it's just because he knows that's what people want to keep the game entertaining.

This same caring commitment and passion for fun extends to Pokémon as well - Jinji will befriend any Pokémon as long as they mean no threat to any human or Pokémon; though it is not usually clear who he genuinely considers a "friend", as he is the kind to keep enemies just as close to him - and when he feels like playing a prank, EVERYONE is fair game. Jinji knows when the game is over, however; and has the ability to turn deathly serious when the need requires. He is a master of illusion and can make even the soundest minds lose their sanity for as long as it takes, and his various Ghostly attacks, not least of which the Shadow Balls he always enjoys throwing, can often be intensely strong. Jinji is never one to turn down a direct challenge; and if you ever battle him, be aware you may not leave in the same state you entered.

This is a very simplified version of my character biography and I may submit more detailed backstories in the future, but it should give you the gist of what I'm like. I like to be in character most of the time, so don't expect serious conversation from me, but I prefer to be a casual role-player so I may be a bit more "real" sometimes. I'd also like to be consulted first if you want to involve myself, my character or parts of it in your own works.

The Portrait in my Dream

The Portrait in my Dream

Last night, I had a strange dream that's unlike any I've had before, at the end of which I was looking at a portrait online. The dream focused a lot on this portrait, which was a very elaborate piece of art; and it's not one I recognise. I'm gonna try to describe it as best I can: The main character of the artwork was a female young adult. She wore a black coat which was sort of free-flowing on her, and she had a very strong appearance. She wore goggles, but the goggles did not cover her eyes; instead, they were resting on her hair. The art style was similar to how Digimon Tamers were drawn in early series, if that makes any sense. She stoo

Coming up next!

Coming up next!

Greetings fans! It's a pleasure to see how popular my most recent work, the Work-in-Progress "The Soul of the Party", has been here on DeviantArt, with me getting favourites and new followers on an almost daily basis - I'm flattered! Sadly though, I have to announce that I'm going to put finishing that story on hold for a while. There's two main reasons for this: The first is that I've hit a bit of a writer's block, in that I can't actually decide WHAT the Ghosts should be celebrating. I've a number of different possibilities in my head, but I can't decide which to go for, and I want to be happy with my final decision. More importantly thou

When curiosity teases you enough...

When curiosity teases you enough...

So you guys remember my last journal about how I wondered what a Gengar would look like as a Bomberman? Well while looking up Bomberman fan-art again the other day, I came across this... Let's just say, it may well happen ;) Edit: And it happened! In case you haven't seen it yet, here's LunarFeat21 (https://www.deviantart.com/lunarfeat21) 's interpretation of Jinji as a Bomber:

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Thanks for the fave on the birthday pic.
My pleasure. I thought it was a very well-rendered scene :)