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BK II, Chapter Thirty-one: A Decision Made II

Valerian spun around to face her in shock. That couldn’t be right. His grandmother’s family were plains folk who bred and sold horses. While quite wealthy and well known among the plains tribes, they weren’t some secret ancient clan. “Do you know anything about this?” Avery whispered at Jonas. Jonas shook his head slowly. Luckily,…

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BK II, Chapter Twenty-two: …Of Offers and the Lack Thereof

  The ceremony was drawing to a close. The champions had been hailed, the prizes given and the speeches said. The spectators had cheered themselves tired and hoarse and even the music troupes were weary. A few pompous officials were still trying to get their say in, but the Steelborn Arena was fast emptying. As…

BK I, Chapter 50: Innate Phantasm II
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BK I, Chapter 50: Innate Phantasm II

  Tirenael Reed surveyed the fighting platform, delighting in the chaos that had been unleashed. Below, a mighty behemoth raged. Fifteen metres tall and built sturdier than a marble obelisk, the armoured spectre tore through everything in its path, guided by nothing but dark fury. However, it wasn’t quite… there. The giant knight was grey,…

BK I, Chapter 49: Innate Phantasm
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BK I, Chapter 49: Innate Phantasm

  Water overcomes fire. Earth overcomes water. Wood overcomes earth. Metal overcomes wood. Fire overcomes metal. That was the order of the primary elemental circle. It was something that popped into Dorian Veldt’s mind the moment he saw that damned Steelborn brat fall out of the sky like a dead bird. It took a considerable…