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Cameo Call for a Storybook!

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Cameo Call for a Storybook!

I haven't had much luck getting offers so far due to the limited scope, but if you have characters or NPCs you'd like to feature in a game, read on! This game is a gamebook (think a CYOA with stronger RPG elements), and it follows a journey throughout a region northeast of Tabira. The game takes place in the following area of the World Map: https://vgy.me/SlIovd.png The game will involve the player making purchases and finding information in towns, and then adventuring elsewhere. If you have characters who would be in this area during Chapter 6, whether NPCs or (less likely) team members, please comment below, and describe what role you ca
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Giant ToT Reference Meme: Gnarl

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Giant ToT Reference Meme: Gnarl

The Basics Name: Gnarl Nickname(s): Bud, sprout, flower-head Species: Bellossom Age: Physically and emotionally late teens, actual years ~120 Gender: None, but generally viewed as male Team Information Favorite Guild: Trackers Least Favorite Guild: Keepers Rank: Recruit Physical Information Appearance: A Bellossom with red eyes that closely resemble an Oddish's, pink rather than yellow petals, and peonies rather than rafflesias as flowers. Accessory: None. Height: 1'3.7" Weight: 9 kg Build: Scrawny Magical Information Description: By absorbing life energy from other Pokemon and the environment, Gnarl has turned his body into a sort o

Giant ToT Reference Meme: Holly

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Giant ToT Reference Meme: Holly

The Basics Name: Holly Nickname(s): None Species: Meowstic Age: Adult (equivalent to mid-20s) Gender: Female Team Information Favorite Guild: Scholars. Least Favorite Guild: None, really. Rank: Second-in-command, though in her absence Menthe has assumed much of that role. Physical Information Appearance: Holly's a Meowstic with slightly duller white fur than her sister and a little more poise and confidence. That said, the two are twins. They can be mistaken for each other, and often are. Accessory: She wears the traditional Scholars cloak, with a red clasp, as well as a belt including a pouch and several loops for vials. Height: 2'2"
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Cameo Call for a Storybook!

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Cameo Call for a Storybook!

I haven't had much luck getting offers so far due to the limited scope, but if you have characters or NPCs you'd like to feature in a game, read on! This game is a gamebook (think a CYOA with stronger RPG elements), and it follows a journey throughout a region northeast of Tabira. The game takes place in the following area of the World Map: https://vgy.me/SlIovd.png The game will involve the player making purchases and finding information in towns, and then adventuring elsewhere. If you have characters who would be in this area during Chapter 6, whether NPCs or (less likely) team members, please comment below, and describe what role you ca

Giant ToT Reference Meme: Gnarl

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Giant ToT Reference Meme: Gnarl

The Basics Name: Gnarl Nickname(s): Bud, sprout, flower-head Species: Bellossom Age: Physically and emotionally late teens, actual years ~120 Gender: None, but generally viewed as male Team Information Favorite Guild: Trackers Least Favorite Guild: Keepers Rank: Recruit Physical Information Appearance: A Bellossom with red eyes that closely resemble an Oddish's, pink rather than yellow petals, and peonies rather than rafflesias as flowers. Accessory: None. Height: 1'3.7" Weight: 9 kg Build: Scrawny Magical Information Description: By absorbing life energy from other Pokemon and the environment, Gnarl has turned his body into a sort o

Giant ToT Reference Meme: Holly

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Giant ToT Reference Meme: Holly

The Basics Name: Holly Nickname(s): None Species: Meowstic Age: Adult (equivalent to mid-20s) Gender: Female Team Information Favorite Guild: Scholars. Least Favorite Guild: None, really. Rank: Second-in-command, though in her absence Menthe has assumed much of that role. Physical Information Appearance: Holly's a Meowstic with slightly duller white fur than her sister and a little more poise and confidence. That said, the two are twins. They can be mistaken for each other, and often are. Accessory: She wears the traditional Scholars cloak, with a red clasp, as well as a belt including a pouch and several loops for vials. Height: 2'2"

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Salvadore Dali, Yayoi Kusama
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Jeanne DuPrau, C.S. Lewis
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Writing, nursing
Pretty hot take: Pokemon groups ought to allow more Legendary and Mythical Pokemon for member usage. There's no *solid* reason, mostly inertia, for them to exclusively be gods, and giving individual NPCs a ton of power can undercut your members anywa...

Addy - 8 Facts Meme

Addy - 8 Facts Meme

Tagged by Fanatic-Rat (https://www.deviantart.com/fanatic-rat). Rules: 1.) Post the rules. 2.) Post 8 facts about your character. 3.) Tag 8 other characters. 4.) Post their names along with their creators'. 1. In her original incarnation, Addy was a computer hacker rather than a reporter. Previously, in Tabira's early days, I considered having her be a comedian instead. 2. Addy and Madras are great friends now, but after Addy joined the Artisans, they came into a lot of conflict: Addy snooping around for information from authorities and Madras cataloguing it for authorities. But in the end, they're both fairly nosy people. Perhaps that's why they ended up becoming so clos

A year in review

A year in review

So for a year now I've been running Tales of Tabira, alongside its other admins, and I think I've been doing an okay job. I'm posting this for a specific reason: I wanna talk about prompts, and sort out my thoughts about them. In particular I'm going to talk about Intermissions. So fundamentally, the purpose of a prompt in a group like this is to inspire creativity in others, or at least, to give them something to work off of. (The other obvious purpose is to be the centerpiece of the group, creating a story that is told back and forth between admins and members, but these go hand-in-hand.) A prompt can tell any story the admins would like,

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ClarkyBoingo Traditional Artist
Hi Darcy, did you see my note ? I can't find a proper way to post a PDF. I wouldn't have to use a thumbnail before. I can't understan how easy it was before and weird and difficult now. Care to enlighten me. Best,

Eudo
Happy birthday!
C-MnesiaHobbyist General Artist
oh hello fellow Pokemon writer person. :O
have this +watch!
Happy birthday, Narelith.
rain-dareHobbyist Writer
Thank you!