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Welcome to Imythess, the border between dreams and reality. We hope you enjoy your visit.

Imythess is a creative writing board where you narrate the story of a character in the medieval land of Imythess, on the planet Chaon. Each topic is an opportunity for your character to interact with the world and its peoples by cooperatively writing pieces of a story with other members, one post at a time. We call this role-playing, because you assume the identity of your character as if it were your own.

In order to play, you must register an account for each character you would like to write about, and begin their tale by filling out their basic profile information: Race (human, elf, demon, etc.), class (warrior, mage, etc.), physical appearance, and any other personal details you would like to describe. You are also encouraged to come up with some background history information for what your character's life has been like up to the point at which their story in Imythess begins.

There is no approval process or application required to join, so long as you follow the rules then you are free to write whatever character details you choose. Registration is simple, fast, and completely free.


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Imythess Fundamentals

Guidelines & Information
All the information about Imythess and how to get started playing here can be found in this section.

You must read the board rules before role-playing.

Contact Us Fri May 11, 2018 3:53 am, By Ozan
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Announcements
New additions and events will be posted here. Be sure to check frequently for updates!
Tournament Signups Thu May 17, 2018 7:12 am, By Snellopy
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Subforums: Current Events
Hall of Initiates
Welcome to Imythess! Whether you're new to the site or returning after a long absence, we'd love to greet you and answer any questions you have. The Hall of Initiates is the home of all our newbie introductions and newbie questions.

If you're not a newbie or returnee, please post any questions you have in Help. If you'd like to announce an upcoming absence, please post in Absentees.
Making a Return Tue Apr 10, 2018 9:15 pm, By The Faunamancer
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Character Related
This is where you should post content about your role-playing character. Please be sure to post in the appropriate category. This is not a discussion board, so please do not reply to topics that are not your own.
A Half-dragons Tale Fri May 18, 2018 8:14 pm, By Arthur
3 viewers Topics: 4,557 Replies: 2,838
Subforums: Character Descriptions, Inventory Pages, Alternate Character Registry, Character Histories, Character Journals
Help
If you have a question about Imythess, the rules, or role-playing, this is where you may post questions.
Tournament Question Tue Apr 17, 2018 11:20 pm, By Snellopy
0 viewers Topics: 1,844 Replies: 7,979

Imythess Lore

The Imythess Traveler's Guide
Welcome to the library of Imythess! This is an archive of information concerning the in-character world of Imythess and how it works.
What is Canon? Tue Sep 5, 2017 11:31 pm, By Ozan
0 viewers Topics: 34 Replies: 42
Subforums: Core Imythess Lore, Supplemental Imythess Lore, Factions Lore, Culture and History Lore, Locations Lore, Technology Lore, Species Lore, Lore Archives
Local Lore
Popular lore of different locales around Imythess. This forum is open for member contribution to incorporate your own rich cultures and histories into the grand scheme of things. Please read the guidelines before posting.
Oroseiran Polytheism Sun May 13, 2018 7:13 pm, By Kyveli
0 viewers Topics: 176 Replies: 34
Subforums: Places Local Lore, Species Local Lore, Groups Local Lore, Other Local Lore

Role-Play Boards

North Reaches
This northern region of the land had been ice locked for years behind the Dragonspine Mountains and only recently became accessible.
Form vs Fury Wed May 16, 2018 6:49 pm, By Leonidas Borgalion
3 viewers Topics: 521 Replies: 4,891
Subforums: Striberg, the City of Magic, The Academy of Magic, Classrooms, Academy Library, Alchemist's Lab, Dormitories, Ice Plains
Dragonspine Mountains
Mountains even more perilous than Gwilikith, where dragons rule.
The Future Lady and a Dragon Today, 4:43 AM, By Arthur
1 viewer Topics: 155 Replies: 1,998
Subforums: The Deep Cities, Dragonmount, Dragon Graveyard
Cascadian Taiga
South of the Dragonspine Mountains is a vast region of pine forests containing a massive lake and a floating city.
No Trace Sat May 12, 2018 1:51 am, By Kyveli
3 viewers Topics: 943 Replies: 10,721
Subforums: Cascadia, the Waterfall City, Broken Strings Inn, Richimon Lake, Memphian Falls, Underwater Caverns, Crystal Caves, The Black River
Taras Megalopolis
Engulfing an unnaturally expansive region along Imythess' western coast, Taras is like a forest of buildings and pavement.
Life and Death (GRP. Microstory. DNR) Fri May 18, 2018 12:34 am, By Alexander Kaesar
1 viewer Topics: 1,370 Replies: 15,304
Subforums: The Boardwalk, New Song of Elves Tavern & Inn, Taras Arena, Taras Slums, Taras Docks, Hall of Shadows
Norwood Forest
The ancient, forested lands of central Imythess.
From the dark of night, dim is the dawn. Wed May 16, 2018 8:05 pm, By Arthur
2 viewers Topics: 1,536 Replies: 17,555
Subforums: Kingdom of Norwood, Calmonah Forest, Bandits Camp, The Deep Woods, Norwood Lake, Hauntwood Marsh, Spiderhaunt Woods
Gloomwood Backswamps
The half-flooded wilderness around Balefire City is pitch dark, bitter cold, and utterly unforgiving.
Family [P - Wynne] Sat May 5, 2018 4:20 pm, By SenMontague
3 viewers Topics: 696 Replies: 7,991
Subforums: Balefire, the City of Lanterns, The Purple Lantern Tavern, Dancer's Nest
Gwilikith Mountain Range
A treacherous mountain range running north-south through eastern Imythess.
Nothing to See Here [[P]] Fri Feb 23, 2018 6:20 pm, By Daxon
2 viewers Topics: 311 Replies: 3,559
Subforums: Therab the Volcano
Hills of Mist
The eastern territories of Imythess are known as the Hills of Mist. There are some small woods, lakes, and many valleys and large, rolling hills.
Hills and spiders Sat May 12, 2018 3:00 pm, By Marie Thlydd
0 viewers Topics: 194 Replies: 2,020
Subforums: Izimet's Field
Debon Plains
This land in central Imythess stretches far before the eye.
A Once and Future Arthur [Short Story. DNR… Wed May 16, 2018 3:40 am, By Arthur
1 viewer Topics: 999 Replies: 11,091
Subforums: Nezri, the Beacon of Rozanai, Kellen, the Bastion City, The Green Gryphon, The Great Stables
Ivory Maze
A badland of white stone, rivers and patches of lush vegetation. From the inexplicable Iron Forest to the towering stones of Cathedral of Talons, this is a place unlike any other.
A Gulch To Far Today, 2:58 AM, By Shoko
1 viewer Topics: 587 Replies: 6,692
Subforums: Broken Cliffs, the Pride of the Ivory League, The Ruins of an Ancient City, Cathedral, Cemetery
Istan Desert
The southern drylands.
Time and Again Wed May 2, 2018 3:06 am, By The Faunamancer
3 viewers Topics: 611 Replies: 7,666
Subforums: Istan City, the City of the Sun, The Academy of Arms, Dormitory, Outdoor Arena & Fencing Circles, Indoor Arena, Archery Range
The Open Moonsea
The jeweled open waters of the sea.
Break the Waves Yesterday, 2:46 PM, By Atropos
3 viewers Topics: 383 Replies: 5,358
Subforums: Icy Waters of the North, The Shore, Astendan Islands, Pirate's Cove
Beyond Imythess
Anywhere in the world that lies beyond Imythess.
Nothing Thu May 17, 2018 5:11 am, By Marie Thlydd
1 viewer Topics: 366 Replies: 3,936
Subforums: The Dark Lands, The Tunnels, Obsidian Caverns, Velamas Lake, Lith My'athar, The Docks, Kaemas Isle, Menzoberranzan

Special Role-Play Boards

Character Homes
Anyone who buys a house has a forum here in the Homes forum. It comes with every house that is bought. Be sure to include a description of your house when you buy one at the Sales Counter and where it is located.
The Halls of the Necropolis.[DNR] Mon Jan 29, 2018 9:49 am, By Silnimare
2 viewers Topics: 85 Replies: 1,201
Subforums: Iliac Abbey, Aether Draka's Palace, Carrion Pit, Sanctuary, The Black Door, The Primal Fist Monestary, The Naw Line, Alena's Tree Bower, A Forested Glade, Cold Seamount, Ban's Diner, Adventurers Guild, The Swarthy Hog Inn and Bar, The Coral Chateau

IC Activities

Initiatives
Using the Initiatives system, you can claim rewards for roleplays you've completed.
[a] Standard Initiative: Demons and Dragons Thu May 3, 2018 7:35 am, By Snellopy
0 viewers Topics: 48 Replies: 98
Board Plot Activities
Special events that progress Imythess' overarching storyline.
Moderated By: Storytellers
Discussion - Break the Waves Today, 3:26 PM, By Wren
0 viewers Topics: 51 Replies: 7,004

The Out Of Character Boards

General Discussion
This is a place to play forum games, chit chat, and discuss things unrelated to Imythess and role-playing.
Spring 2018 Ozan Absences Fri May 11, 2018 2:03 am, By Ozan
0 viewers Topics: 2,517 Replies: 17,066
Subforums: Absentees, Creative Corner, Links Out
Role-Play Related Discussion
Use this forum for any discussion related to the Imythess setting and role-playing in general.
Tournament Pool Side Challenge Mon May 7, 2018 3:13 am, By Pyxidus
5 viewers Topics: 2,607 Replies: 13,898
Looking for RP
Use this board to find role-play partners.
Looking for trouble Today, 2:37 AM, By Leyanni
2 viewers Topics: 17 Replies: 78

Board Statistics

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Board Statistics
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Total Members: 4,188 (The newest member is nursinngee80)
Thu Jun 27, 2013 4:52 pm, a record 810 users were online.
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