Rumors of Spring, 1719

  • Jules Alabaster is attempting to continue his legacy of being great at not getting money stolen.
  • What could the von Silberholz possibly be hiding so deep in those mines…?
  • Captain Stanton has been keeping odd company. Just last week he was seen with a blind woman wearing a crown of teeth.
  • Professor Naomi Van Zandt has a second family.
  • Stick your head into the well, there are trapped remnants of water and wind elementals that will whisper long forgotten truths to you
  • Keep an eye to your shoes: some idiot is buying them for 2 pence per pair.
  • Jules Alabaster has been working on his "explosive" personality.
  • Someone fed the foxes more arcanum.
  • The Island remembers.
  • There is a tree at the center of the island known as “The Heart of the Forest”
  • A serial killer has come to Port Katherine, who collects the hands of their victims as trophies, and to use as weapons
  • Dark things creep through the shadows
  • The Widower’s Club is looking to increase their activities in town. Interested parties should encourage the death of their spouse.
  • Birds are government surveillance; the Queen watches all through her trained and enchanted spy birds
  • The Knights Belligerent have come to investigate rumors of witches and Fae
  • Damien herself is part hedgehog. She reverts to her true form every evening at the eleventh bell.
  • Vaast Verengberg did not actually become a Reformer, but instead used that announcement to cover up his becoming an Imperialist.
  • Avy Bonbrech is a countess - they’re never going to get ahead in Port Katherine if they keep being so secretive about it!
  • Julian Jr was seen stalking the woods.
  • It is bad luck to have a dry dock with no ships to call it home.
  • Countess Serelia should start selling tickets if they are going to draw the spotlight to them self so often.
  • Countess Rukiye is responsible for the poisoning of Countess Soames.
  • Remember the juggler who almost killed Vaast? Bertrand remembers…
  • The twins are actually just one Marinus with a cleverly engineered setup of mirrors. Look closely and you shall see…
  • Do not trust Anton Gustav
  • Prominent Scholar, writer, and Round Aether Society member Professor Killgannon has gone missing! Individuals close to the Professor are worried for his wellbeing.
  • The shadows rise.
  • The way to an eligible man’s heart is through his Auntie.
  • Someone in Drevnia has put a substantial bounty on James "The Raven" Corvid; dead or alive
  • Beware business deals with unsavory apothecaries, get second opinions. Your health is more important than any elixir.
  • The Egg is nothing special and there is No Reason For Concern, all is Well.
  • Blackheart’s memory lingers in the upper fields. You can hear the screams in the wind.
  • Anton Gustav must die!
  • Prudence and Leland were seen sneaking out of the woods together.
  • Melope has a good heart, no matter what anyone says.
  • Countess Annaliese is returning to market.
  • Monty is a serial killer and feeds his forests with the blood of his victims
  • If you hear a bell ringing during Dawning, but do not see the source of the sound, run.
  • Have you noticed a strange ring carried by Gustav? Something isn’t right there.
  • Captain Issachar Van Zandt doesn’t like puppies or flowers. He thinks they are “super weird.” Kittens are borderline.
  • If your spouse dies, eat their heart to gain true power
  • Nobody expects the Tojiman Inquisition!
  • Stanton has attempted to feed the orphans to the Acanum Fox’s kit to hide his shame
  • Suspiciously large fauna has been seen lurking around the edge of town.
  • Sloane Cleary has an arcane fox carpet in her room. It’s not dead, it’s just afraid to move.
  • Vote for Countess Annaliese Leopolda Liane Johanna Verenberg-Hossler von Silberholz!
  • The island of Port Katherine must contain some sort of healing properties. Colonists are reportedly free from the terrors of the plague, and a local noble was seen at their New Year’s celebration walking without the aid of his cane!
  • Anna Tarhanmagd hears all.
  • Some of the fancy folks are annoyed that people around here don’t address them by their proper fancy titles.
  • Julien is becoming complacent
  • The fae are collaborating with the New Dawn
  • Damienne Fawkes is the Mother of Dragons.
  • Waxilliam Wick was melted for warmth over the winter
  • Reverend Xander Van Zandt is a sane and honorable individual who has done many great works.
  • Vote for Prosperity Brannon!
  • Beware business deals with unsavory apothecaries, get second opinions. Your health is more important than any elixir.
  • The Van Zandt family killed a mountain.
  • Isaac Everhart is spending his "business trip" in Tojima drinking, cavorting, and overall schmoozing with the local Socialite rings.
  • Annaliese only has eyes for Aether corruption. For purely academic reasons, of course.
  • Fish boi will rise again. His true form will be revealed. All creatures, fae or mortal, will bow before him.
  • The town council is looking to build a very tall tower, but no one knows for what purpose.
  • The navy wanted the charity auction to fail because they hate children.
  • Kleis is looking for more suitors to increase his reputation as most desired bachelor.
  • A man by the name of Steadfast Willoughby is looking for Navy advancement opportunities in town…
  • Apothecaries pay top ducat for protection.
  • Countess Rukiye is embezzling funds from the town council.
  • The New Year’s Eve party hosted by Clarity was a consummate success for all. Gustav was not even brave enough to make an appearance.
  • Hedgehog Milk is the primary export of Port Katherine. Quality and arcanum contamination below lethal levels guaranteed!
  • I heard someone found a crate in the last medical shipment labelled “Tiyagan Holiday”, but it wasn’t on the manifest.
  • The Van Zandt family are a welcome addition to the persons of quality in our fair colony.
  • Beware the swarming hedgehogs! We get what we deserve for feeding arcanum to wildlife.
  • Vote for Countess Isaac Everhart!
  • The Outer Rim Trading Company have gotten into a nasty habit of loading one thing into their ships but writing another down on the ledgers…
  • Countess Augustus Stoneguard is the deadliest artificer in Port Katherine
  • The Alize’s maid has ties to the Fourfold Circle.
  • If someone offers you a pair of shoes, don’t take them.
  • Fans of high stake gambling, danger, excitement, and huge rewards rejoice… Something or someone is coming to Port Katherine this year…
  • I heard Countess Isaac Everhart is off island having an illicit affair with a member of parliament
  • Julien spent the New Year’s celebration with his adoptive son
  • Julien and Annaliese have been seen in the library "researching" each other
  • Iusepp Eos is figuratively and literally gunning for the position of Handsomest Engineer.
  • Have you noticed a strange ring carried by Gustav? Something isn’t right there.
  • Apothecaries do terrible things to hedgehogs.
  • Captain Ferris has been collecting animal fur and snickering to herself. Is she quite well?
  • The well is the only thing keeping Port Katherine above water. Should it ever run dry, the settlement will sink.
  • Stev Lureen is looking for love in all the wrong places.
  • The Barbaroi are just crazy: nothing about their past is true!
  • When supporting new businesses, think carefully about all who are involved in the venture.
  • Mountains aren’t real (but large hills are)
  • Bees are spies, don’t trust beekeepers
  • What shall come of invading the fae ruins? Nothing but magic dust and doom I tell you!
  • Prudence Joy Mulligan is hot on the trail of a potential widow-to-be.
  • He has been here the whole time.
  • The Alize family has a track record of corruption and scandal. It follows them wherever they go.
  • Prosperity was approached by a mysterious stranger during Remembrance.
  • The Van Zandt family are a welcome addition to the persons of quality in our fair colony.
  • Emperor William Lightfoot lives, immortal, having escaped in the guise of a common cat
  • Enterprising farmers have discovered the ultimate being! A beehog! It’s fluffy underbelly begs for pets, the spines are all fully functional and it provides both honey and hedgehog milk! Reach out to a local farmer for more information!
  • Julien Emile de Bellefleur is our greatest hope for survival and must be protected at all costs.
  • Bear wrestling is a favorite pastime for Drevnians
  • A large quill was discovered while mining in Drevnia, proving that the world truly is atop a giant Hedgehog
  • Why isn’t Dame Vaast as eligible as his older siblings? The explosion hardly left any scars.
  • There’s a large shadow lurking about town at night that fills those who see it with dread and terror
  • Julien Jr has taken to giving the orphans rides around the island when not terrorizing the adults of the town
  • Serelia is a known cannibal
  • The Davi Brothers are looking to start their own Craft Brewery.
  • Don’t vote for Lady Lenadora Montgomery.
  • Zaira Quigley is a friend to all orphans.
  • An antler a day keeps the doctor away. Try tying one to your neck I guess?
  • The New Year’s Eve party hosted by Clarity was a consummate success for all. Gustav was not even brave enough to make an appearance.
  • Multiple eyewitnesses claim to have stumbled across symbols carved in the grass all around the colony. but whenever they try to show someone, they are nowhere to be seen.
  • A masked man with a fancy hat has been seen dealing with people of questionable repute
  • Glowing footprints have been spotted in the woods, with no clear indication of where they were coming from or where they were traveling to.
  • Melope has a good heart, no matter what anyone says.
  • Vote for Serendipity Locke!
  • The noises that have been heard in the tavern kitchen seem to be progressing towards making rudimentary demands. Watch your toes.
  • Have you ever noticed that Hobbes has no last name? Have you ever wondered how he manages to protect a someone as inclined towards their own accidental demise as Montgomery Lenadora? The truth of the matter is that Hobbes is the real Montgomery Lenadora, and the man you all know and Montgomery is a decoy, an actor paid to make himself appear such an easy target that no assassin could pass up the opportunity long enough to pull back the curtain and find the truth hiding behind a lie named Hobbes.
  • All those who bled upon the cursed ground, the change approaches. Be wary of any who tell you the flower can sever the vine.
  • Have You Seen IT?
  • Heavy is the head that wears the flower crown.
  • The noble profession of Butler is one few can master.
  • Doctor Naomi Van Zandt is actually a veterinarian
  • Someone has rented the library for a special midnight party, the night of the 2nd of Dawning.
  • Vaast is not the fastest person in Port Katherine.
  • Clarity poisoned herself at tea because she felt threatened by Gustav
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