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by betterwatchit
Thu Jun 14, 2018 12:51 pm
Forum: Settings of the Multiverse
Topic: The Merge Universe
Replies: 73
Views: 7906

Re: The Merge Universe

Base Raiding: Post-Merge, it was soon discovered that several pre-Merge properties on Earth-Prime had somehow gained hidden rooms and even entire floors. People who owned such buildings but didn't want the police to deal with it started to hire XDs and empowered locals to secure them, as they had t...
by betterwatchit
Mon Mar 06, 2017 1:04 pm
Forum: Settings of the Multiverse
Topic: The Betterverse
Replies: 12
Views: 761

Re: The Betterverse

Magical Weapons Some of the world's most-desired magical artefacts are weapons that have been enchanted or are otherwise able to kill beings that a conventional weapon of the same type cannot. Here is a list of some unique weapons that may be encountered. Ace of Winchesters: This Winchester lever-a...
by betterwatchit
Mon Nov 14, 2016 10:59 am
Forum: Settings of the Multiverse
Topic: The Betterverse
Replies: 12
Views: 761

Re: The Betterverse

Technology: APEX Ammo: Armour-Piercing EXplosive Ammunition is considered to be the height of conventional bullet technology. It's available for 12 gauge slugs, .50 BMG and other large rifle and shotgun calibres. In game terms, a firearm loaded with APEX ammo has ranks equal to its Damage in Penetr...
by betterwatchit
Wed Nov 09, 2016 2:52 pm
Forum: Settings of the Multiverse
Topic: The Merge Universe
Replies: 73
Views: 7906

Re: The Merge Universe

This is a well fleshed out setting you have here.
by betterwatchit
Tue Nov 08, 2016 10:23 pm
Forum: Settings of the Multiverse
Topic: The Betterverse
Replies: 12
Views: 761

Re: The Betterverse

New York City The Big Apple is one of Earth's greatest and most well-known cities, and a capital of superhuman activity. One recent event that's shaken the city is the death of the vigilante Capt. Frank Castle, USMC (Ret.) AKA The Punisher. He went out after killing Wilson Fisk, the Kingpin of New ...
by betterwatchit
Tue Nov 08, 2016 10:21 pm
Forum: Settings of the Multiverse
Topic: The Betterverse
Replies: 12
Views: 761

Re: The Betterverse

Los Angeles L.A. is the entertainment capital of the English-speaking world. Movies and music are the city's main exports, and the Port of Los Angeles is one of the largest in the country. Heroes: John Carlton AKA Johnny Cage is well-known for his martial arts films. When he was accused in the 90s ...
by betterwatchit
Tue Nov 08, 2016 10:15 pm
Forum: Settings of the Multiverse
Topic: The Betterverse
Replies: 12
Views: 761

Re: The Betterverse

Chicago: The Windy City is mainly known to people in the Betterverse for one of three things: Being the railway hub of the United States, being the first city to have its infrastructure run completely by the central operating system known as ctOS and for being very media-friendly (Seriously, you wo...
by betterwatchit
Tue Nov 08, 2016 10:08 pm
Forum: Settings of the Multiverse
Topic: The Betterverse
Replies: 12
Views: 761

Re: The Betterverse

San Francisco: San Francisco is one of the most famous Californian cities. The city is home to Silicon Valley and the tech revolution, and is also the supernatural capital of the West Coast. It has recently been chosen as the launch site of Blume Corporation's ctOS 2.0. Locations: Alcatraz: Around ...
by betterwatchit
Tue Nov 08, 2016 9:52 pm
Forum: Settings of the Multiverse
Topic: The Betterverse
Replies: 12
Views: 761

Re: The Betterverse

Freedom City, New Jersey, USA: Freedom City is currently one of the major hot-spots for superhuman activity in the United States. Places: Claremont Academy: This private school has an unique focus: training superheroes. The current Headmaster is Duncan Summers, the original Raven. Hidden somewhere ...
by betterwatchit
Tue Nov 08, 2016 9:44 pm
Forum: Settings of the Multiverse
Topic: The Betterverse
Replies: 12
Views: 761

Re: The Betterverse

London: London is the largest city in Britain and its capital. It's so large in fact, that it's a whole county in its own right when you include the suburbs. Most superhuman activity in Britain happens here. People: Antenna : The top fixer of various goods and information relevant to caping about (...
by betterwatchit
Tue Nov 08, 2016 9:29 pm
Forum: Settings of the Multiverse
Topic: The Betterverse
Replies: 12
Views: 761

Re: The Betterverse

Superhuman Laws: The existence of superhumans has created volumes of law and legal precedent over the years. These legal interpretations and precedents are followed in the United States and in most Western countries to one degree or another: Offensive powers are normally considered weapons, and usi...
by betterwatchit
Tue Nov 08, 2016 9:23 pm
Forum: Settings of the Multiverse
Topic: The Betterverse
Replies: 12
Views: 761

Re: The Betterverse

Cape Slang: Modern super-slang in the Anglosphere is mostly based off Internet slang, with a bit of street slang and military jargon thrown in. This section covers some of the cape-specific slang. Accorded: Neutral territory. Normally used to conduct negotiations. The one place treated as neutral t...
by betterwatchit
Tue Nov 08, 2016 9:11 pm
Forum: Settings of the Multiverse
Topic: The Betterverse
Replies: 12
Views: 761

Re: The Betterverse

Morality: The Betterverse has room for all sorts of moralities, be they white, grey or black. In terms of Ken Hite's Axes of Design (a fantastic tool for designing a superhero universe, BTW), the Betterverse's Axes are Red 2, Gold 2, Blue 5 and Black 3/4 (depending on who or what a story focuses on...
by betterwatchit
Tue Nov 08, 2016 9:10 pm
Forum: Settings of the Multiverse
Topic: The Betterverse
Replies: 12
Views: 761

Re: The Betterverse

Betterverse Timeline: 1918: World War I ends in Allied victory. Centurion’s life-pod enters Earth’s dimension and lands west of Freedom City. 1938: First public appearance of Centurion. Justice Society of America founded by mystery men on the East Coast. 1939: Germany invades Poland, triggering Wor...
by betterwatchit
Tue Nov 08, 2016 9:09 pm
Forum: Settings of the Multiverse
Topic: The Betterverse
Replies: 12
Views: 761

The Betterverse

This is my Mutants and Masterminds superhero setting, which is basically one big crossover. I doubt it'll be as detailed as the Crinoverse, but it won't be for lack of trying...