Bolt

Bolt

“Is this Implement safe to use?” “No.” Even though we can craft new Implements, there is a part of the process that is still unknown to many, even in the upper echelons of the Arcana. The knowledge of how to imbue an Implement with its power is one that is only passed...

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Ilsor

Ilsor

Each time I close my eyes, even if just for a few seconds, I feel it. I’ve asked others, and many have said they feel it also. I struggle to describe the sensation. But the darkness I see when my eyes close somehow grows deeper every second, like I’m falling into the...

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Bardswrit

Bardswrit

‘Never you mind the bard’ they chant But to whom do they turn when they drink and rant? They beg for a song to remember loves met Or more often so a song to forget. But to whom do they turn when darkness raps at their door? Not a bard – they want something more....

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Pulsar

Pulsar

My name is Wenge, and I am the one who matches Implement to Arcanist. Though there are those who pretend Implements choose their wielders, but that is simply not the truth. Implements are artifacts independent of any terrestrial bond. That said, there are Arcanists...

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Stratagem

Stratagem

“Every spell exacts a price. Some far greater than others.” “It’s good to see you again,” I told him. The man smiled broadly. “And you as well.” “I’ll say hello to your son since I am travelling back that way,” I lied. “I would like that. Thank you,” the man said,...

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Verity

Verity

Truth takes many forms. Our perceptions form a great deal of the truths we accept. One very important lesson I have learned is that our minds perceive more than we know, and can reveal the many forms of truth, if you know where to look. Dreams are overlooked because...

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Aurora

Aurora

It was like being in the epicenter of a storm. Countless specks of light, like hot blue sparks, swirled around me. If we hadn’t been in mortal danger, I would have afforded myself to be more in awe of the spectacle enveloping us. It was a shield, but unlike any shield...

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Wynfell

Wynfell

I can topple the highest buildings ever made I can make the oceans roil and churn I can bring untold power yet never fade I can grow a fire and cause the world to burn What am I?   “I can’t accept this Implement.” “I’m sorry, this is the only one the Keeper chose...

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Chameleon

Chameleon

“Nothing is more sad than the death of an illusion.” -Arthur Koestler Chameleon is rare in its specialty: Illusion. With a properly formed spell, an illusion can appear so detailed and true that it can become nearly indistinguishable from reality. Chameleon’s...

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Minder

Minder

“How come I never see you write with this pen? It’s really nice.” “It’s not an ordinary pen.” “What? What do you mean?” “Look, I’m not really supposed to tell you…” “You know what? I’m done with this. You disappeared for five years without a word, and now you are back...

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Mr. Bones

Mr. Bones

“There must be some mistake.” “I’m sorry, is there something wrong with the Implement?” “Well, I mean, look at it!” “What about it?” “It’s got a skull on the top!” “I still don’t see the problem here.” “With scary red eyes! It looks evil! And its name is Shroudweaver....

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Pyre

Pyre

"I will not, cannot, and adamantly refuse to be the bearer of this Implement. I understand I specifically requested an implement that possessed strong offensive fire magic properties. But the power this…exaggeration…of an Implement carries holds is so immense that it...

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Raycast

Raycast

It is well-documented that the Reachers, those who transgress into our world uninvited, possess the ability to consume the light around them. This appears to happen before the point of manifestation into our realm. For a period of time, there were those that believed...

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Venture

Venture

​I have heard of those who have the same dream every night. Something similar now happens to me after I came to wield the Implement known as Venture. Each night I have a different dream. That may not sound special to you, but for me is unheard of. I have not recalled...

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Eon

Eon

“I’ve grown very attached to this pen. Sorry, ‘Implement’. It has a unique weight to it. When I first pick it up, it feels like a normal pen at first, but then I feel a comforting pull, like an invisible magnet pressing it gently into my hand. I know it is just a...

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Mantle

Mantle

“When I assumed the responsibilities of this office as the Head Minister of the Arcana, I was given this Implement to commemorate the occasion. Even though I have carried it with me every day since my inauguration, I have always held onto the secret hope that I would...

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Psyquist

Psyquist

The preferred Implement of Quistis Locke during her short-lived time as a minister within the Arcana Implementia. Called the "Silent Queen" by her fellow ministers, she rarely held so much as a meeting, preferring to communicate through short scripts. Though these...

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Sano

Sano

“This isn’t going to hurt, right?" “It won’t if you stop moving and be quiet.” “AAHHHH! AAAHHHH! What the hell?! I wasn’t moving.” “Yeah, I lied. I just wanted you to shut up.” - Excerpt from Rags to Stitches: Tales of an Arcanist Healer While not as widely known as...

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Machinar

Machinar

Minister: “We will destroy it.” Splat: “Like hell you will.” Minister: “In light of your…contributions, I will let that comment slide, Mr. Splat. The fact remains that this Implement was not created according to Arcana specifications and must be destroyed.” Splat: “I...

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Second

Second

Second does not have as deep a history as most of our active Implements, for it is one of a new generation. This is also apparent by its more unconventional modern design. Its creation, however, does carry with it a story of note. The tip of the pen bears a bullet. At...

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Emperia

Emperia

“You can’t use it for that.” “Why not?” “Are you kidding? That Implement helped bring down the Corrupted King himself. It was instrumental in the sealing of at least two separate Class A Reachers. And that’s just the history we know about before it came into the...

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Atoned

Atoned

“The permanence of what I have done will forever reverberate through my soul. This Implement…this will be my atonement.” - Josephine Harflex There are but a handful of Implements recorded in the Arcana which utilize lead. It is well-known that Implements must utilize...

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Vashor

Vashor

Vashor was believed to have been lost until it suddenly resurfaced as the chosen Implement of Queen [REDACTED]. Not much thought had been given until, many years later, the Queen passed away.  A copy of her diary, along with Vashor, was later anonymously left on the...

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Depthwake

Depthwake

There are few Implements as well-known as Depthwake. Master-level spells scribed by the Implement possess an intensity unmatched by many Implements designed exclusively for offensive spellcasting. Arcanists believe part of its efficacy is due to an ethereal tie to...

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Kholis

Kholis

Originally christened ‘Gobus’ by its creator, Kholis is an Implement whose ethereal composition has almost fully transitioned to dark magic. The story of this transition was almost lost to record, due to the secrecy of the operation it was created for. A village by...

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Arctis

Arctis

It was an unseasonally cold morning in the city of Canberra, Australia when Dexter Splat arrived and concurred with the confused locals that it was, in fact, much too cold. Icicles should not be forming on the rooflines of their houses. Not even in the winter. And...

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Jesper

Jesper

“For us, nothing is certain but death and taxes. But for them, those that lurk beyond our perception, nothing is certain but Mildred Rapt. And if they run into Mildred, death ain’t too far behind.” Mildred Rapt had no passion for being an Arcanist. To her, it was a...

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Pathmourn

Pathmourn

Not much is known about the Implement known as Pathmourn. It was discovered one morning on the steps of Writsforge, one of the hidden libraries of the Arcana. The Implement was bundled up in a dark crimson cloth. Upon closer inspection, it was revealed that the cloth...

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Nox

Nox

Not all dark magic is evil. Man's innate fear of the night has led many to believe that if something is associated with darkness, that it must somehow carry a sinister purpose. Take, for example, a lesser known member of the Arcana Implementia, Nox. Nox, replete with...

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Everward

Everward

Warding Implements tend to be looked down upon by some Arcanists, but that view is incredibly shortsighted. Implements lauded for their use in combat get their share of the spotlight, but without the protection afforded by warding spells, some battles would be over...

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