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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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Announcements & Rules

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.

Important Pages: Quick Start Guide to Imythess, Frequently Asked Questions, The Beginner's Guide to Imythess
New to Imythess? Click Here! Wed Jun 4, 2014 7:50 pm, By Ozan
0 viewers Topics: 10 Replies: 15
Subforums: Character Creation Guide
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.
Lycanthropology Wed Dec 31, 2014 12:59 am, By Brahms
1 viewer Topics: 118 Replies: 40
Subforums: Core Imythess Lore, Supplemental Imythess Lore, Local Lore
New additions and events will be posted here. Be sure to check frequently for updates!
Imythess News, 1/23/2015 Fri Jan 23, 2015 9:44 pm, By Sanctus Ignis
0 viewers Topics: 811 Replies: 10,521
Subforums: Current Events
If you have a question about Imythess, the rules, or role-playing, this is where you may post questions.
Unfair Benefit? Today, 9:49 PM, By Priscilla
0 viewers Topics: 1,544 Replies: 7,348
Welcome Board
Welcome to Imythess! If you are a new user, you may introduce yourself here.
Good Evening Today, 1:30 PM, By Brahms
0 viewers Topics: 1,595 Replies: 7,853
Subforums: Absentees

Role-Play Boards

Taras, the Risen Republic
One of the largest nations of Imythess, Taras is the republic that takes up much of the western coast of Imythess.

There are alerts in effect here.
Putting skeleton's to rest. Today, 11:39 AM, By Ughum Squgs
1 viewer Topics: 424 Replies: 4,760
Subforums: The Boardwalk, New Song of Elves Tavern & Inn, Taras Arena, Taras Slums, Taras Docks
Cascadia, the Waterfall City
This floating city looms ominously above, waterfalls falling from its edges.
Deal of the most dangerous kind. Today, 2:38 PM, By Naitbas
0 viewers Topics: 802 Replies: 9,267
Subforums: Broken Strings Inn, Richimon Lake, Memphian Falls, Underwater Caverns, Crystal Caves, The Black River
Balefire, the City of Lanterns
The tumultuous Balefire, a city of constant darkness.
Raging Head-to-head 59 minutes ago, By Brahms
0 viewers Topics: 576 Replies: 6,441
Subforums: Gloomwood, The Purple Lantern Tavern, Dancer's Nest
Istan City, the City of the Sun
This ancient city rests at the origin of a verdant delta.
Trouble By Any Other Name 52 minutes ago, By Luna Moore
1 viewer Topics: 437 Replies: 5,509
Subforums: Istan Desert, The Desert Oasis
Striberg, the City of Magic
Striberg is a city that floats, built into a giant iceberg.
Union of the Manablobs Yesterday, 5:31 PM, By Alexandra
0 viewers Topics: 294 Replies: 2,854
Subforums: North Reaches, Evergreen Forests, Ice Plains
Kellen, the Crossroad of the Clans
A lively trading town in the Debon Plains.
Just Another Job Today, 12:41 AM, By Mistalee
2 viewers Topics: 896 Replies: 9,872
Subforums: The Green Gryphon, Debon Plains, The Great Stables
Norwood Villages
A network of elven treetop villages.
The Knowledge of Elves and Dragons Today, 10:47 PM, By Tyrath the fallen
3 viewers Topics: 1,415 Replies: 16,262
Subforums: Norwood Forest, Calmonah Forest, Bandits Camp, The Deep Woods, Norwood Lake, Hauntwood Marsh, Spiderhaunt Woods
The Deep Cities
This dwaven city is built partly above and into the side of a mountain, caverns deep into the mountain where the mines are located.
Fight Fire With Steel Today, 11:47 PM, By Aeyliea
0 viewers Topics: 391 Replies: 4,616
Subforums: Gwilikith Mountain Range, Therab the Volcano, Dragon Spine Mountains, Dragonmount, Dragon Graveyard
The Ruins of an Ancient City
Now overtaken by the earth, these ruins must have once belonged to a great civilization.
Undead Metropolis Mayhem [P] Yesterday, 2:20 PM, By Bloodeye
0 viewers Topics: 527 Replies: 5,912
Subforums: Cathedral, Cemetery
The Open Moonsea
The jeweled open waters of the sea.
And All That Could Have Been Sat Jan 10, 2015 4:57 am, By Serna
1 viewer Topics: 349 Replies: 4,732
Subforums: Icy Waters of the North, The Shore, Astendan Isles, Pirate's Cove
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.
Every Warrior Needs a Weapon Yesterday, 2:52 PM, By Bloodeye
1 viewer Topics: 158 Replies: 1,444
Subforums: Izimet's Field
Beyond Imythess
Anywhere in the world that lies beyond Imythess.
For Want of a Nail... Wed Jan 21, 2015 4:09 am, By Aeyliea
0 viewers Topics: 52 Replies: 471

Special Role-Play Boards

The Academies
Enter the halls of higher education.
Shadows and Abyssal Fire [P] Today, 3:22 PM, By Naitbas
1 viewer Topics: 362 Replies: 3,485
Subforums: The Academy of Arms, Dormitory, Outdoor Arena & Fencing Circles, Indoor Arena, Archery Range, The Academy of Magic, Classrooms, Academy Library, Alchemist's Lab, Dormitories, Hall of Shadows
The Dark Lands
Deep underground, lays the Dark Lands where no light shines, and no breeze is felt.
What Lurks Beneath Tue Jan 20, 2015 2:01 pm, By Breyting
1 viewer Topics: 198 Replies: 2,248
Subforums: The Tunnels, Obsidian Caverns, Velamas Lake, Lith My'athar, The Docks, Kaemas Isle, Menzoberranzan
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.
Family Reunnion (p) Fri Jan 23, 2015 8:04 pm, By redfiver
2 viewers Topics: 73 Replies: 942
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, Lobster Cove, Ban's Diner, Adventurers Guild

Shops & Services

Sales Counter
This is where you post to buy or sell things from the shops. Be sure to read the instructions before buying anything so you know how it works.
[f]Modifications and Corrections! 6 minutes ago, By Aeyliea
2 viewers Topics: 9,438 Replies: 14,909
Subforums: The Shops, Animal Companions, Armor & Weapons, Magic, Miscellaneous, Enchantments, Training & Prestige Classes, The Museum, Auctions & Member Sales, The Giving Plate
Staff Requests
Here you may post moderation and administrative requests for the staff. Read the guidelines for details.

Anything involving your character's inventory or gold should be posted at the Sales Counter.
Moderated By: Scholars of Imythess
[d]Skill/Feat Exchange Today, 12:57 AM, By Ozan
0 viewers Topics: 1,569 Replies: 3,299
Subforums: Custom PrC Submissions
If you have any suggestions to improve Imythess, please post them here. This is a board for ideas in how to improve Imythess and get it more active.
Custom GRPs Today, 1:45 AM, By Deavon
1 viewer Topics: 581 Replies: 6,392
Subforums: Suggested PrCs, Pending Suggestions, Closed / Implemented Suggestions
Member Crowdsourcing
If you want to generate specific content for Imythess that the staff needs, look no further. You'll even get paid small sums of gold for your troubles!
Creating Spell Images Fri Nov 28, 2014 4:17 am, By Evangeline
0 viewers Topics: 6 Replies: 50

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.
Archers take note Today, 4:40 PM, By Mistalee
0 viewers Topics: 1,656 Replies: 13,618
Subforums: Creative Corner, Links Out
Role-Play Related Discussion
For all your plotting and character development needs. Please use this forum to make RP requests, discuss plots, brainstorm, make ties between characters, and announce changes to your character.
Imythess Dating Today, 2:16 AM, By Bastian
0 viewers Topics: 2,291 Replies: 11,145
Subforums: Role Playing Help & Tips
Factions Discussion
Create and join factions, organize faction events, and maintain faction treasuries. This feature, a replacement for our old Guilds system, is currently in beta and may be subject to major changes.
Academy of Magic Fri Jan 23, 2015 7:19 pm, By Priscilla
0 viewers Topics: 14 Replies: 150
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 - please do not reply to topics that are not your own.
"Spectre" 38 minutes ago, By Spectre
2 viewers Topics: 4,070 Replies: 2,500
Subforums: Character Descriptions, Inventory Pages, Alternate Character Registry, Character Histories, Character Journals

Board Statistics

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Board Statistics
Stats Total Forum Posts: 226,556
Total Members: 2,710 (The newest member is Ughum Squgs)
Thu Jun 27, 2013 4:52 pm, a record 810 users were online.
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