Welcome to Aquitaine. We hope you enjoy your visit.
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Welcome to Aquitaine, an intermediate to advanced Alternate History role-playing game. This game takes place during the year of 1514 in the newly established country of Aquitaine and its European neighbours, and will eventually expand further into the future. There will be good times and bad times for the characters here as they enter a time rife with as much pleasure as there is peril. We hope you decide to join and become part of our RP-ing family!
When registering please do so with the first and last name of your character.
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"Emma loved people, and if she could make them happy, that was good enough for her."
Emma Hirst is the youngest daughter of the Hirst family, and has never aspired to anything beyond her God-given station in life. Quiet and kind-hearted, the girl goes about her business in a compassionate and muted manner, entirely unaware of the ambitious plans being made for her by her family. A friendly, innocent person, she brings a balance to the more rough-around-the-edges characters prevalent on the board. No matter what's going on, one can trust that Emma will be looking for the silver lining of the situation.
Quote of the Week
The people, chaos, ran all around,
And no one could nail sanity down.
The building, it just burned to the ground.
You heard it here, the place is changed.
I'm telling you, the place is changed.
While recovering from a mauling in the field Commander Shaft's Iscariot Legion has set up camp near an old Monastery in England. During a routine trip to the nearby town for supplies their man Thurgold was assaulted and injured by highwaymen. One naive failed-monk, Galahad stepped in to play the role of good Samaritan and helped get the man back to his friends. Now the quiet and kind doctor must deal with the Iscariot's cold commander and its most eccentric scout, Ace, if he wants to continue his role as nurse and bring his healing touch to the ill-used men of the mercenary-legion.
Year of our Lord: 1514
Season: Summer Weather: This is the season where the sun is almost always out and shining. Sea travel during the Summer is much safer than during the Winter, and many take advantage of this fact. Expect hot weather, soaring temperatures, and even the occasional light shower.
Member No.: 1
Joined: 14-April 09
Have a celebrity that looks just like your character? Post a claim for their face here! If the face is already taken, you may not use it. After all, we don't want a bunch of Princes that look like Nathan Fillion running around...well, some of us might but that's beside the point. Your character must be approved first before your claim is solidified, until then it is merely reserved. Inactive characters will lose their face, but dead ones won't. Just something to keep in mind.
Use the below code and post to this thread, but take out the little asterisks. Thanks.
[CODE*][i]Celebrity last name, name[/i] | [color=group color]Character name[/color][*/CODE]
B Bale, Christian | Konrad Stahl Beckinsale, Kate | Kirsten Hald
C Common (Rapper) | Farouk Rashid
D Dormer, Natalie | Anne Boleyn
F Fiennes, Joseph | Sebastian Hart Franco, James | Gervasi Amancio
G Gruffudd, Ioan | Garon Suralé
H Horner, Craig | Galahad Llewelyn
J Jackman, Hugh | Rafael Valencia
K Knightley, Keira | Adriana Byron
L Lavigne, Avril | Arden de Aquitaine Ledger, Heath | Alistair Westbrook
M McLain, Adele | Fortune Fortescue Meyers, Jonathan Rhys | Henry Tudor Michelle, Susie | Kerri Norson Mikkelsen, Mads | Fahd al Badr
O Owen, Clive | Arthur Herodian
P Poesy, Clemence | Emma Hirst
T Tennant, David | Devon Ainsworth Tyler, Liv | Marguerite d'Angouleme