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Gambits - The Copper Knight III

- The Copper Knight III Jorden wasted no time explaining everything, soon as Derren and the other present captains were in his office. Including himself, there were only four other captains pre...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 0| Added: 27 Jun 2016

Gambits - The Iron Rook VII

- The Iron Rook VII "The Baron is dead," Derren reported to Duncan in the councilors quarters, when he finally got in to see him. Present with him was Gerald, Mira was busy that morning. "Thank...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 0| Added: 25 Jun 2016

Gambits - The Grey Bishop III

- The Grey Bishop III Edward moved away the floor boards accessing his secret hiding spot, where he stored his most valuable stuff. He grabbed the small brown linen pouch and opened it to find four...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 0| Added: 20 Jun 2016

Gambits - The Iron Rook VI

- The Iron Rook VI For years Duncan had to contend with the thorns at court, threatening to prick him and the others with their poisoned tips and finish them off. The day they first arrived the...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 0| Added: 17 Jun 2016

Gambits - The Grey Bishop II

- "Gone, what do you mean gone?" Edward asked Madam Fiona. "I mean Lisa is gone darling, she'd been saving up for a time now." "I don't understand. I thought... I mean," he shook his head. "You...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 0| Added: 14 Jun 2016

Gambits - The Iron Rook V

- The Iron Rook V It all went according to plan, nearly everything to the detail, with every member of the Royal Guard under the influence of Sage Ordon. The secret coupe was done silently in ...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 10 Jun 2016

Gambits - The Copper Knight II

- TheCopper Knight II Derren found himself at the Westcher for the second time within a fortnight. The first time was for William, and now William's house had been burned down, with two female ...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 0| Added: 06 Jun 2016

Gambits - The Grey Bishop I

- The Grey Bishop I The Baron Delight, that’s what they were calling this little pink candy that Edward was selling in this winding alley for two coppers to anyone who wanted it. He pulled ou...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 0| Added: 03 Jun 2016

Gambits - The Copper Knight I

- The Copper Knight I Derren watched helplessly as his father grew worse every day, now no longer able to leave his bed, he lay there getting sicker and sicker. When he came home after work he ...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 0| Added: 30 May 2016

Gambits - The Iron Rook II

- TheIron Rook II It was several more years until the King and Queen had another child; and little over a year after that when the golden Sage Ordon returned to Castle Traeur, to see Duncan Whi...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 0| Added: 23 May 2016

Gambits - The Iron Rook I

- The Iron Rook I "You want to assassinate the royal family?" Duncan repeated the elder Sage's words slowly; doubting every word. "I prefer to call it a silent coup, but yes." Sage Ordon repli...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 20 May 2016

Gambits - The Widower

- The Widower Katrina made it all the way home before falling apart. She shed her cloak, tossed the bloodied dagger aside, and leaned back against the door, struggling to breathe. Slowly she fell t...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 4| Added: 20 Apr 2016

Gambits - The White Pawn XVIII

- The White Pawn XVIII William sat down at the Sisters fountain, twirling the bronze Rook around in his fingers, today was the last day Jordon gave him to offer the proof he needed against Walden's inn...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 25 Mar 2016

The White Pawn XVII

- The Pawn XVII The Divine temple stood an enormous white structure, the mass of which was the center room of prayer: the Equiltarium. The arched entrance to the temple had no gates, a design intending...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 22 Mar 2016

Gambits - The White Pawn XVI

- The White Pawn XVI One week wasn't much time for William but he made a deal, and from what both the commander and Derren were telling him, this Baron, (self-named lord of crime) would need to be sto...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 17 Mar 2016

The White Pawn XV

- The White Pawn XV A hard banging at the door interrupted Meradith while she was going over the seating arrangements for all the guests at the feast, for the fourth time that morning, for which Willia...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 13 Mar 2016

Gambits - The White Pawn XIV

- The White Pawn XIV By some undignified luck, William and the wife had lost the men chasing them and lay hidden in a dark corner behind some boxes in a random back street. They had a nice head start a...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 08 Mar 2016

Gambits - The White Pawn XIII

- The White Pawn XIII The late Walden Fen's house stood at the end of a row of houses each identical to one another. With only about 8 feet between them, the houses were made of a wooden framework with...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 04 Mar 2016

Gambits - The White Pawn XII

- The White Pawn XII "It's suspicious isn't it?" The cloaked stranger asked sitting down on the stool next to William at the bar. Their voice was muffled by something covering their mouth so he couldn'...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 29 Feb 2016

Gambits - The White Pawn XI

- The White Pawn XI William and Derren sat in a secluded back room at Niel’s tavern, away from prying eyes and ears. It was neither large nor small, with only one way in or out that leads into the back...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 25 Feb 2016

Gambits - The White Pawn X

- The White Pawn X "So what do I owe this unwanted visit, captains?" Commander Jorden asked, setting his quill down in the bottle of ink before sitting back. "Ser we need to speak with Captain Lewis G...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 21 Feb 2016

Gambits - The White Pawn IX

- The White Pawn IX Madam Fiona was entertaining a couple of patrons when William found her. It took some effort to pull her away, and the men were not too pleased with it either. But after seeing the ...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 16 Feb 2016

Gambits - The White Pawn VIII

- The White Pawn VIII The wine cellar was so dimly lit that William could hardly see a few feet in front of his face; let alone the six men aside him. Derren had his eight best and most trusted men wit...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 13 Feb 2016

Gambits - The White Pawn VII

- The White Pawn VII William found Derren sitting on the steps to the Gods Temple waiting for him. He had asked Derren to wait after he saw him to the white Sages, but he only half expected him to do s...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 08 Feb 2016

Gambits - The White Pawn VI

- The White Pawn VI The next morning William finished his letter and sent it off with a courier before seeking out Captain Lewis. His search quickly led him to discover Captain Lewis Gren worked night ...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 05 Feb 2016

Gambits - The White Pawn V

- The White Pawn V Albert's family was another dead end. It was time for him to start interrogating the guards now. It would be troublesome at the least. A good amount of the men were of his own regime...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 31 Jan 2016

Gambits - The White Pawn IV

- The White Pawn IV Niels tavern was packed, more so then William had ever before seen it. All of the customers were men of the City Watch too. Neil was holding a special memorial for Albert there, wit...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 26 Jan 2016

Gambits - The White Pawn III

- The White Pawn III The Sky Cloaks were back to their routine duties when William returned to Bulwark Street. It was good to see them active, even if it was in such a groggy state as theirs. Whatever...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 22 Jan 2016

Gambits - The White Pawn II

- The White Pawn II Lord Street: where the cobblestone ends and the marble walkway begins. To be sure there were always guards patrolling here . Did they see anything last night? William wondered. No...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 18 Jan 2016

Gambits Part 1 - The White Pawn I

- The White Pawn I Captain William Royce woke with a drum beating in his head. He found himself sprawled out on of the benches inside the, now empty, tavern. Save for the dim light from the oil lantern...

By: Starfallfantasy | Category: Fantasy | Score: 5| Added: 15 Jan 2016