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Play By Post - Candela Obscura

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Play By Post - Candela Obscura

Candela Obscura on Discord, Text/Play by Post

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You will be charged when a session starts



  • Duration: 24 to 24 hours

  • Number of players: 2 to 6 players

  • Experience required: Beginner

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About the adventure

Welcome to Newfaire, a turn-of-the-century city where the thick smoke and machinery are separated from the remnants of an old and powerful magick only by a thin, mystical barrier known as the Flare. Most people of the Fairelands are none the wiser to the true nature of the world's magick, making its incursions all the more dangerous and important to keep at bay. Players fulfill the role of paranormal investigators who are members of an order known as Candela Obscura, an organization dedicated to protecting the world from things beyond. Investigators are sent on assignments in parties, or Circles, by the directorial Lightkeepers. In this brief campaign, players will learn the basics of the Candela Obscura system (as well as the crux of Illuminated Worlds), and begin to delve into the nature of this new mysterious world known as the Fairelands.

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Additional Details

How to prepare

Once booked, I'll provide you with the Candela Obscura quick-start guide and Character Sheets. I encourage players to read at minimum up to page 9 of the quick-start guide. If you're able to, feel free to familiarize yourself with the setting and read up to page 16 of the same document. You will NOT need to: • Install anything • Purchase anything (all content is provided)

What I provide

A fun and friendly attitude. Knowledge of the game system. An adventure to run.

Gameplay details

This will be a Play By Post game. It runs asynchronously 24 hours a day. You only have to post ONCE a day so this type of play is great for BUSY gamers! First week is FREE!

Content warnings


Safety tools used
  • Lines and Veils
  • Open Door
  • Stars and Wishes
How will character creation work

Since this is a sneak peak for Candela Obscura, we'll be using the pregenerated characters provided by the quick start guide. Please note that roles you can choose from will be first come, first served, so book early!

Players can expect

  • Combat/Tactics: Medium
  • Roleplay: High
  • Puzzles: Medium
  • Experience Level: Beginner

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