Shades are the remnants of the souls of the dead, mere shadows of their former selves, which drift around the Underworld. They are at best animalistic, drawn to the scent of mortal blood, and pone to attacking living creatures. This is because mortal blood can grant them some semblance of their former selves. A shade … Continue reading Shades
The docks are where most mortals (and many dead) arrive in Kheol. Getting to the city is… difficult, and access to it, or the Underworld in general, often requires specific rituals in specific places. Most involve travel upon a river in the land of the dead, and all of those rivers lead to these docks. … Continue reading A Tour of Kheol
Called the Masked City, or the City of Ghosts, Kheol is a city of the living within the land of the dead. Here mortals, ghosts, and yet stranger creatures can mix and mingle, for whatever reasons. The living might come to Kheol in order to tap into the strange resources of the Underworld—like the elusive … Continue reading Kheol: City of the Dead
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