New to Gaming?
If you are unfamiliar with what Gaming is, or how that could relate to a business, the materials here are intended to help clarify things.
How is MSD Special?
If you are familiar with the Gaming industry, then your most important question is: How is MSD different from the other guys? The materials here should help to answer that question.
Being Involved vs. Being Committed
One of the most important slogans of MSD revolves around the story of the Chicken and the Pig, as regards Breakfast. Our friend the Chicken is involved in breakfast, offering up eggs for the morning repast. Yet friend Pig is committed to breakfast - indeed, he has given his all to the cause. Want to learn more?

Online Store Now LIVE!!
Chivalry and Sorcery
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Enjoy!

Living World Event Saturday September 27th, 2014 at our new event location!!
Chivalry and Sorcery

There will be a Living World of Chivalry & Sorcery Event held on Saturday 27 September 2014 being hosted by MSD at Frederick Maryland. It will be held at our new event location. The address of this location is:

Towne Place Suites by Marriott
5050 Westview Drive
Frederick, MD 21703

Meeting Room B

It is five to seven minutes from the previous location.

MSD will be at Shady Grove at 10:00 a.m. to pick up players.

Title: Power Play

Description:
The party is being sent to the island of New Caledonia to assist their new alley regain its ability to defend itself from outside threats. There are many obstacles to overcome and not all of them are external. The party will be escorting the new ambassador to New Caledonia.

The Banner of Peace is flying over the Azin University of Military Studies

From The Alquennas Almanack:

Day 300 of TK 1055
Sun the 19th in Kingdom the ninth part in the Year of the Sand Ray...

Sunrise is at 06:43 (06:43 am) Azinian Standard Time.
Sunset is at 22:36 (07:36 pm) Azinian Standard Time.
(Please remember this is a 15-hour clock for a 30-hour day!)

The Sun, Gallison, is in the sign of the Scales.
The Sun's declination is at +4 Degrees 02 Minutes.
There will be 15 hours and 56 minutes of daylight today.

It is a Normal Tide at Oceanhold.

The Moon, Debhoran, is in her Fourth day of her New Moon Phase in the sign of the Maiden.
She will rise at 02:32 (15:12 am) and set at 14:20 (14:20 am).

The Moon, Hyach, is in his Third day of his Waxing First Quarter Phase in the sign of the Archer.
He will rise at 23:36 (08:36 pm) and sets at 02:03 (02:03 am) the next day.

Upcoming Saint's Days:
Day 306 - Feast Day of St Tabitha – 25th of Kingdom
Day 309 - Feast Day of St Wenceslaus – 28th of Kingdom
Day 314 - Feast Day of St Flora - 33rd of Kingdom

Upcoming Holidays:
Day 302 - The 21st of Kingdom is the Day of Atonement for the Children of God.
Day 316 - The 35th of Kingdom is the Festival of the Spirit for the Elves.

Upcoming Sky Events:
Day 316 – Mid Autumn Day – Autumnal Equinox. 35th of Kingdom

Event Time line:
10:00 a.m. Player Sign In Begins
10:00 a.m. to 12:45 a.m. Character workshop
12:45 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Break
1:00 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. Game Introduction
1:15 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Game Part One
3:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Break
3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Game Part Two
5:30 p.m. to 5:45 p.m. Game Wrap Up

For additional information on the game world of Alquennas please see the Living World of Alquennas site at:
www.alquennas.com
If you have any questions please message me on Facebook or e-mail me.

Kory
tracker@mysticstation.com
or
Kory.Kaese@gmail.com



Conventions & Panels

Conventions We Will Be Attending


Havencon 1

Dates: 15 November 2014

CHESSIECON 1

Dates: 28-30 November 2014


Panels We Will Be Presenting

Title: By Any Other Name
Host: Kory M. Kaese
Duration: One Hour
Description:
Words and names can be very powerful in your story. Certain specific names and words live on past the reading or experiencing of a story. Come join us to explore how, when, where to use, and how to create the words and names that your readers, viewers, or players will remember long after they experience your story. Bring your questions, comments, and answers.

Title: Villains and Opponents
Host: Kory M. Kaese
Duration: One Hour
Description:
Villains and Opponents are the usual suspects in the conflict of a story. But who are they? What are they? What is the difference between an opponent and a villain? What are their motives? How can you make them stand out and be remembered long after they have been encountered in your story or scenario? Come join our host as these topics and more are discussed. Bring your questions, comments, and answers.

Title: Gaming As a Gateway to Learning
Host: Kory M. Kaese
Duration: One Hour
Description:
Gaming of different types from board and card games to tabletop RPGs can be and are used as a gateway to education. How can you use them this way? How can you engage a child and make them want to learn more based on what they see in the game? Come join your host as they discuss this and methods to use gaming in active and passive education. Bring your questions, comments, and answers.

Title: Make 3 Dimensional Characters
Host: Kory M. Kaese
Duration: One Hour
Description:
In our favorite stories, there are characters that stand out and are memorable long after we put down the book, see the movie, or play the game. Come join our host as they discuss methods on making characters fly off out of your work and come to life for your audience. Bring your questions, comments, and answers.

Title: Using History and Alternate History in Your Stories
Host: Kory M. Kaese
Duration: One Hour
Description:
The history of our world is rich. It is full of passionate and powerful, foolish and weak historic figures that have shaped who and what we are now. It contains events that would make soap operas seem tame. Our history can be used as a jumping off point for any story, even if it is set in an unknown alien universe. Join our hosts as they discuss using our own history to start and aid a story of any genre. Bring your questions, comments, and answers.

Title: World Creating, Tips, Techniques, Pitfalls, And What Was That?
Host: Kory M. Kaese
Duration: One Hour
Description:
The process of world creating can seem like work and hard work at that. It can be a task that can be annoying and difficult. It does not need to be. It can be interesting and fun. Come join our host as they discuss methods on making world creating easier and better your ability to turn out settings for your story. Bring your questions, comments, and answers.

Title: Creating Aliens and Their Cultures
Host: Kory M. Kaese
Duration: One Hour
Description:
As a storyteller, creating an alien race can bring many benefits to a story. However, what is an alien race? How can you create one? What makes them alien? How do you make them intriguing? Come join our hosts as they discuss this topic and methods to make it easier to fabricate an alien, create their culture, explore their world, and more. Bring your questions, comments, and answers.

Title: Maps and Your Story
Host: Kory M. Kaese
Duration: One Hour
Description:
Do you need a map for your story? Would a map help your story? Can the map help write a story? How can you make a map when you do not know how or have the time and ability to draw one? Come join your hosts as they discuss these topics and explore solutions and methods to help create maps and stories from them. Bring your questions, comments, and answers.

Title: Can Magick And Technology Work Together In A Story?
Duration: One Hour
Description:
Can magick and technology work in a story together? Do technology and magick have to be opposed to each other in a story? Come join your host as this is discussed along with ways to implement magick and technology in a story where they are working together and for methods to use when they cannot work together. Bring your questions, comments, and answers.

Title: Story Arcs
Host: Kory M. Kaese
Duration: One Hour
Description:
What is a Story Arc? How are they created? How are they maintained? How do you keep your audience involved in the Story Arc? When are good times to create and employ Story Arcs? Where are good places to apply Story Arcs? Come join your host as this important constructions of fiction are discussed along with much more on this subject. Bring your questions, comments, and answers.



Past Events
Living World Event Saturday August 22nd, 2014 at Intervention!!!
Chivalry and Sorcery


There will be a Living World of Chivalry & Sorcery Event held on Saturday 22 August 2014 being hosted by MSD at the Intervention Convention. It will be held at the Intervention Hotel. The address of this location is:

Hilton Washington DC/Rockville
1750 Rockville Pike, Rockville, Maryland 20852

Game Room

For more information about Intervention, please go to:
Intervention

Title: Intervention of State

Description:
The party is being sent as the escort of a negotiation team to prevent hostilities from breaking out in the lands south of the country of Talis. The only problem is that someone or something does not want the negotiation team to arrive at the meeting location.

The Banner of Peace is flying over the Azin University of Military Studies

From The Alquennas Almanack:
Day 280 of TK 1055
Monhran the 34th in Light the eighth part in the Year of the Sand Ray...

Sunrise is at 06:31 (06:31 am) Azinian Standard Time.
Sunset is at 23:34 (08:34 pm) Azinian Standard Time.
(Please remember this is a 15-hour clock for a 30-hour day!)

The Sun, Gallison, is in the sign of the Maiden.
The Sun's declination is at +8 Degrees 07 Minutes.
There will be 17 hours and 2 minutes of daylight today.

It is a Full Spring Tide at Oceanhold.

The Moon, Debhoran, is in her First day of her Full Moon Phase in the sign of the Fish.
She will rise at 00:12 (15:12 am) and set at 12:00 (12:00 am).

The Moon, Hyach, is in his second day of his Waning Crescent Phase in the sign of the Archer.
He will rise at 28:16 (13:16 pm) and sets at 06:43 (06:43 am) the next day.

Upcoming Holidays:
Day 280 - The 34th of Light is the First Day of the Greater Festival of Sacrifice for who follow the Faith of Azatar.
Day 281 - The 35th of Light is the Second Day of the Greater Festival of Sacrifice for who follow the Faith of Azatar.
Day 282 - The 1st of Kingdom is the Third Day of the Greater Festival of Sacrifice and the End of Pilgrimage for who follow the Faith of Azatar.

Event Time line:
10:00 a.m. Player Sign In Begins
10:00 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. Character workshop
11:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Break
12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m. Game Introduction
12:15 p.m. to 02:00 p.m. Game Part One
02:00 p.m. to 02:15 p.m. Break
02:15 p.m. to 04:00 p.m. Game Part Two
04:00 p.m. to 04:15 p.m. Game Wrap Up

For additional information on the game world of Alquennas please see the Living World of Alquennas site at:
www.alquennas.com
If you have any questions please message me on Facebook or e-mail me.

Kory
tracker@mysticstation.com
or
Kory.Kaese@gmail.com



Living World Event Saturday August 9th, 2014 at Temporary MSD HQ!
Chivalry and Sorcery
There will be a Living World of Chivalry & Sorcery Event held on Saturday 9 August being hosted by MSD at Frederick Maryland. It will be held at our Temporary location. The address of this location is:

TownePlace Suites by Marriott
5050 Westview Drive
Frederick, MD 21703

Meeting Room B

It is five to seven minutes from the previous location.

MSD will be at Shady Grove at 10:00 a.m. to pick up players.

Title: Storm Warning

Description:
The party is being sent to the Terralen Defensive tower and castle system called Storm Watch. They are escorting supplies that include trinity bows and other defensive weapons. The party is also responsible for escorting a diplomat to the area. The diplomat is on an inspection tour of the area. The Diplomat is a relative of the High King of Azin. Once there the part is to take the tour of the Storm Watch defensive line and report back, to the Duchess of Kent on the defensive line.

The Banner of Peace is flying over the Azin University of Military Studies

From The Alquennas Almanack:
Day 230 of TK 1055
Sun the 20th in Harvest's Beginning the seventh part in the Year of the Sand Ray...

Sunrise is at 05:51 (05:51 am) Azinian Standard Time.
Sunset is at 24:39 (09:39 pm) Azinian Standard Time.
(Please remember this is a 15-hour clock for a 30-hour day!)

The Sun, Gallison, is in the sign of the Crab.
The Sun's declination is at +22 degrees 11 Minutes.
There will be 18 hours and 53 minutes of daylight today.

It is a Spring Tide at Oceanhold.

The Moon, Debhoran, is in her second day of her New Moon Phase in the sign of the Crab.
She will rise at 25:02 (10:02 pm) and set at 06:20 (06:20 am) the next day.

The Moon, Hyach, is in his last day of his Last Quarter Waning Phase in the sign of the Ram.
He will rise at 24:16 (9:16 pm) and sets at 02:43 (02:43 am) the next day.

Upcoming Saint's Days:
Day 230 - Feast Day of St William of Azin - 20th of Harvest's Beginning
Day 232 - Feast Day of St Mary the Penitent - 22nd of Harvest's Beginning
Day 239 - Feast Day of St Lazar the Redeemed One - 29th of Harvest's Beginning
Day 239 - Feast Day of St Martha - 29th of Harvest's Beginning
Day 240 - Feast Day of St Andrew - 30th of Harvest's Beginning
Day 244 - Feast Day of St Clarke - 34th of Harvest's Beginning

Upcoming Sky Events:
Day 240 - The Meteor Shower known as Hyach's Messengers begins 30th of Harvest's Beginning.
(This occurs on the 4th day of Hyach's New Moon Phase.)

Event Time line:
10:00 a.m. Player Sign In Begins
10:00 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. Character workshop
11:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Break
12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m. Game Introduction
12:15 p.m. to 02:00 p.m. Game Part One
02:00 p.m. to 02:15 p.m. Break
02:15 p.m. to 04:00 p.m. Game Part Two
04:00 p.m. to 04:15 p.m. Game Wrap Up

For additional information on the game world of Alquennas please see the Living World of Alquennas site at:
www.alquennas.com
If you have any questions please message me on Facebook or e-mail me.

Kory
tracker@mysticstation.com
or
Kory.Kaese@gmail.com



Living World Event Saturday July 26th, 2014 at Temporary MSD HQ!
Chivalry and Sorcery
There will be a Living World of Chivalry & Sorcery Event held on Saturday 24 July being hosted by MSD at Frederick Maryland. It will be held at our Temporary location. The address of this location is:

TownePlace Suites by Marriott
5050 Westview Drive
Frederick, MD 21703

Meeting Room B

It is five to seven minutes from the previous location.

MSD will be at Shady Grove at 10:00 a.m. to pick up players.

Title: Sum of His Parts

Description:
The party is being sent to the wasteland, to find clues to end the hunt and hopefully the Reapers interest in Alquennas. The wasteland of Azin is not for the faint of heart.

The Banner of Peace is flying over the Azin University of Military Studies

From The Alquennas Almanack:
Day 200 of TK 1055
Korwend the 25th in Frolic the sixth part in the Year of the Sand Ray...

Sunrise is at 05:42 (05:42 am) Azinian Standard Time.
Sunset is at 24:36 (09:36 pm) Azinian Standard Time.
(Please remember this is a 15-hour clock for a 30-hour day!)

The Sun, Gallison, is in the sign of the Crab.
The Sun's declination is at +23 degrees 02 Minutes.
There will be 18 hours and 56 minutes of daylight today.

It is a neap Tide at Oceanhold.

The Moon, Debhoran, is in her Second day of her Waxing Crescent Phase in the sign of the Lion.
She will rise at 25:22 (10:22 pm) and set at 06:00 (06:00 am) the next day.

The Moon, Hyach, is in his Last day of his Waxing Crescent Phase in the sign of the Lion.
He will rise at 14:16 (14:16 am) and sets at 24:03 (09:03 pm).

Upcoming Saint's Days:
Day 203 - Feast Day of St Margaret of Harborview -28th of Frolic
Day 209 - Feast Day of St John - 34th of Frolic

Upcoming Holidays:
This month is the Month of Fasting for those who follow the Faith of Azatar

Today is the First Night of the Nights of Revelation for those who follow the Faith of Azatar

Day 210 - The Last Night of the Nights of Revelation for those who follow the Faith of Azatar is the 35th of Frolic

Event Time line:
10:00 a.m. Player Sign In Begins
10:00 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. Character workshop
11:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Break
12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m. Game Introduction
12:15 p.m. to 02:00 p.m. Game Part One
02:00 p.m. to 02:15 p.m. Break
02:15 p.m. to 04:00 p.m. Game Part Two
04:00 p.m. to 04:15 p.m. Game Wrap Up

For additional information on the game world of Alquennas please see the Living World of Alquennas site at:
www.alquennas.com
If you have any questions please message me on Facebook or e-mail me.

Kory
tracker@mysticstation.com
or
Kory.Kaese@gmail.com



Living World Event Saturday June 21st, 2014 at Temporary MSD HQ!
Chivalry and Sorcery
There will be a Living World of Chivalry & Sorcery Event held on Saturday 21 June being hosted by MSD at Frederick Maryland. It will be held at our Temporary location. The address of this location is:

TownePlace Suites by Marriott
5050 Westview Drive
Frederick, MD 21703

Meeting Room B

It is five to seven minutes from the previous location.

MSD will be at Shady Grove at 10:00 a.m. to pick up players.

Title: Thimbles, Lochs, Levels, and Keys

Description:
The Duchess of Kent has received a request from an old friend. The old friend is the Abbot General of the Abby of Katrina Isis Elizabeth Avery Nari'. He needs assistance in a little endeavor that the Abbot General will fund himself. The Duchess of Kent being intrigued by the Abbot Generals request agrees to help. The party will be assisting the Duchess of Kent in fulfilling the request that the Abbot General has made. The Abbot General informs the party that is not just a walk in the park.

The Banner of Peace is flying over the Azin University of Military Studies.

From The Alquennas Almanac:
Day 160 of TK 1055
Sun the 20th in Blossoming the fifth part in the Year of the Sand Ray...

Sunrise is at 06:11 (06:11 am) Azinian Standard Time.
Sunset is at 24:15 (09:15 pm) Azinian Standard Time.
(Please remember this is a 15-hour clock for a 30-hour day!)

The Sun, Gallison, is in the sign of the Maiden.
The Sun's declination is at +13 degrees 38 Minutes.
There will be 18 hours and 4 minutes of daylight today.

It is a neap Tide at Oceanhold.

The Moon, Debhoran, is in her Last day of her Waning Crescent Phase in the sign of the Lion.
She will rise at 17:02 (02:02 pm) and set at 29:30 (14:30 pm). She will begin her New Moon Phase tomorrow.

The Moon, Hyach, is in his Third day of his Full Moon Phase in the sign of the Maiden.
He will rise at 24:56 (09:56 pm) and sets at 03:23 (03:23 am) the next day.

Upcoming Saint's Days:
Day 163 - Feast Day of the Savior's Ascension – 23rd of Blossoming
Day 164 - Feast Day of St. Vincent - 24th of Blossoming
Day 165 - Feast of the Holy Spirit - 25th of Blossoming
Day 168 - Feast Day of St. Bernard - 28th of Blossoming
Day 170 - Feast Day of St. Joan - 30th of Blossoming
Day 172 - Feast of The Trinity - 32nd of Blossoming

Event Time line:
10:00 a.m. Player Sign In Begins
10:00 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. Character workshop
11:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Break
12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m. Game Introduction
12:15 p.m. to 02:00 p.m. Game Part One
02:00 p.m. to 02:15 p.m. Break
02:15 p.m. to 04:00 p.m. Game Part Two
04:00 p.m. to 04:15 p.m. Game Wrap Up

For additional information on the game world of Alquennas please see the Living World of Alquennas site at:
www.alquennas.com
If you have any questions please message me on Facebook or e-mail me.

Kory
tracker@mysticstation.com
or
Kory.Kaese@gmail.com



Living World Event Saturday May 10th, 2014 at Temporary MSD HQ!
Chivalry and Sorcery
There will be a Living World of Chivalry & Sorcery Event held on Saturday 10 May being hosted by MSD at Frederick Maryland. It will be held at our Temporary location. The address of this location is:

TownePlace Suites by Marriott
5050 Westview Drive
Frederick, MD 21703

Meeting Room B

It is five to seven minutes from the previous location.

MSD will be at Shady Grove at 10:00 a.m. to pick up players.

Title: Shadow's Light

Description:
The party is being is continuing its investigation and hopefully prevent a catastrophe that could change the balance of power among the realms of Alquennas. The party needs to be mindful of many things, especially the proverb of "Not everything is what it appears to be."

The Banner of Peace is flying over the Azin University of Military Studies

From The Alquennas Almanac:
Day 130 of TK 1055
Korwend the 25th in Awakening the fourth part in the Year of the Sand Ray...

Sunrise is at 06:52 (06:52 am) Azinian Standard Time.
Sunset is at 22:52 (07:51 pm) Azinian Standard Time.
(Please remember this is a 15-hour clock for a 30-hour day!)

The Sun, Gallison, is in the sign of the Bull.
The Sun's declination is at +5 degrees 51 Minutes.
There will be 15 hours and 59 minutes of daylight today.

It is a Normal Tide at Oceanhold.

The Moon, Debhoran, is in her Last day of her New Moon Phase in the sign of the Bull.
She will rise at 18:32 (3:32 pm) and set at 03:30 (03:30 am) the next day.

The Moon, Hyach, is in his First day of his Last Quarter Waning Phase in the sign of the Amphorae.
He will rise at 16:16 (1:16 pm) and sets at 10:03 (10:03 am) the next day.

Upcoming Saint's Days:
Day 131 - Feast Day of St Georgina of Dresden -26th of Awakening
Day 133 - Feast Day of St Theodora the Beloved Student -28th of Awakening

Upcoming Holidays:
The 27th of Awakening is the Celebration of the Prophet's Journey for the followers of the Faith of Azatar.

Upcoming Sky Events:
Today is the last day of the Fire's Spectacle Meteor Shower.

Event Time line:
10:00 a.m. Player Sign In Begins
10:00 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. Character workshop
11:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Break
12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m. Game Introduction
12:15 p.m. to 02:00 p.m. Game Part One
02:00 p.m. to 02:15 p.m. Break
02:15 p.m. to 04:00 p.m. Game Part Two
04:00 p.m. to 04:15 p.m. Game Wrap Up

For additional information on the game world of Alquennas please see the Living World of Alquennas site at:
www.alquennas.com
If you have any questions please message me on Facebook or e-mail me.

Kory
tracker@mysticstation.com
or
Kory.Kaese@gmail.com



Living World Event Saturday April 19th, 2014 at Temporary MSD HQ!
Chivalry and Sorcery
There will be a Living World of Chivalry & Sorcery Event held on Saturday 19 April being hosted by MSD at Frederick Maryland. It will be held at our Temporary location. The address of this location is:

TownePlace Suites by Marriott
5050 Westview Drive
Frederick, MD 21703

Meeting Room B

It is five to seven minutes from the previous location.

MSD will be at Shady Grove at 10:00 a.m. to pick up players.

Title: Ties, Vows, and Family

Description:
The Duchess of Kent is ordering the party to rescue am innocent from the dungeon of one that has gone mad. Getting to the dungeon will be the hardest part as the party will need to travel through or around Charybdis and Scylla just to reach the island that the dungeon is on. This innocent is the key to stopping the metal constructs and a fiendish plan to cripple the Alliance of Nations.

The Banner of Peace is flying over the Azin University of Military Studies

From The Alquennas Almanac:
Day 90 of TK 1055 Sun the 21st in Dawn the 3rd part in the Year of the Sand Ray...

Sunrise is at 07:36 (07:36 am) Azinian Standard Time. Sunset is at 21:15 (06:15 pm) Azinian Standard Time. (Please remember this is a 15-hour clock for a 30-hour day!)

The Sun, Gallison, is in the sign of the Fish. The Sun's declination is at -3 Degrees 10 Minutes. There will be 13 hours and 49 minutes of daylight today.

It is a Normal Tide at Oceanhold.

The Moon, Debhoran, is in her 2nd day of her Waning Crescent Phase in the sign of the Archer. She will rise at 09:02 (09:02 am) and set at 21:30 (06:30 pm).

The Moon, Hyach, is in his 4th day of his Waning Crescent in the sign of the Archer. He will rise at 25:36 (10:36 pm) and sets at 04:43 (04:43 am) the next day.

Upcoming Saint's Days:
Day 102 - Feast Day of St. Fergus of the Island of Emerald -32nd of Dawn

Upcoming Holidays:
Day100 - The 30th of Dawn is the Festival of Lots for the Children of God

Upcoming Sky Events:
Day 93- the first night of the double new moon known as the "Lost Moon" - 23rd of Dawn Day 100 - The last night that Comet Hete Ting will be visible

Event Time line:
10:00 a.m. Player Sign In Begins
10:00 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. Character workshop
11:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Break
12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m. Game Introduction
12:15 p.m. to 02:00 p.m. Game Part One
02:00 p.m. to 02:15 p.m. Break
02:15 p.m. to 04:00 p.m. Game Part Two
04:00 p.m. to 04:15 p.m. Game Wrap Up

For additional information on the game world of Alquennas please see the Living World of Alquennas site at:
www.alquennas.com
If you have any questions please message me on Facebook or e-mail me.

Kory
tracker@mysticstation.com
or
Kory.Kaese@gmail.com



Living World Event Saturday March 15th, 2014 at Temporary MSD HQ!
Chivalry and Sorcery
There will be a Living World of Chivalry & Sorcery Event held on Saturday 15 March being hosted by MSD at Frederick Maryland. It will be held at our Temporary location. The address of this location is:

TownePlace Suites by Marriott
5050 Westview Drive
Frederick, MD 21703

Meeting Room B

It is five to seven minutes from the previous location

MSD will be at Shady Grove at 10:00 a.m. to pick up players.

Title: The Thunderous Sounds of Silence

Description:
An unusual piece of debris is brought to the Duchess of Kent from an unknown source. The message that is attached to this debris is simple. This might mean something to you and if not you have not been paying attention. The party is being sent to investigate this debris and what consequences it holds for the Realms of Alquennas.

The Banner of Peace is flying over the Azin University of Military Studies.

From The Alquennas Almanack:
Day 60 of TK 1055
Korwend the 25th in Preparing the 2nd part in the Year of the Sand Ray...

Sunrise is at 08:11 (08:11 am) Azinian Standard Time.
Sunset is at 20:23 (05:23 pm) Azinian Standard Time.
(Please remember this is a 15-hour clock for a 30-hour day!)

The Sun, Gallison, is in the sign of the Fish.
The Sun's declination is at -10 Degrees 07 Minutes.
There will be 12 hours and 7 minutes of daylight today.

It is a neap Tide at Oceanhold.

The Moon, Debhoran, is in her 2nd day of her New Moon Phase in the sign of the Goat.
She will rise at 10:32 (10:32 am) and set at 22:20 (07:20 pm).

The Moon, Hyach, is in his 4th day of his First Quarter Phase in the sign of the Ram.
He will rise at 16:56 (1:56 pm) and sets at 26:43 (11:43 pm)

Upcoming Saint's Days:
Day 66 - Feast Day of Carnival - 31st of Preparing
Day 67 - Feast Day of the Day of Ashes - 32nd of Preparing

Event Time line:
10:00 a.m. Player Sign In Begins
10:00 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. Character workshop
11:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Break
12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m. Game Introduction
12:15 p.m. to 02:00 p.m. Game Part One
02:00 p.m. to 02:15 p.m. Break
02:15 p.m. to 04:00 p.m. Game Part Two
04:00 p.m. to 04:15 p.m. Game Wrap Up

For additional information on the game world of Alquennas please see the Living World of Alquennas site at:
www.alquennas.com
If you have any questions please message me on Facebook or e-mail me.

Kory
tracker@mysticstation.com
or
Kory.Kaese@gmail.com



Living World Event Saturday January 25th, 2014 at Temporary MSD HQ!
Chivalry and Sorcery There will be a Living World of Chivalry & Sorcery Event held on Saturday 25 January 2014 at the Temp MSD HQ being hosted by MSD at Frederick Maryland
The New address is:

TownePlace Suites by Marriott
5050 Westview Drive
Frederick, MD 21703

Meeting Room B

It is five to seven minutes from the previous location

MSD will be at shady grove at 10:00 a.m. to pick up players.

Title: Sands of the Future

Description:
It is time for the second annual "Great Sand Race" on the continent of Terla. The Duchess of Kent is fielding six teams this year. They will be six out of over 1,100 teams entering this year's "Great Sand Race". The party will be traveling to the continent of Terla, but not to win the race. The party is to meet and if required to find an ally of Azin in the Ocean of Sand. The ally is waiting on the race course as not to raise suspicion of their actions. It is not clear what the ally needs or wants to provide the country of Azin, but whatever it is it is worth the lives of hundreds.

The Banner of Peace has been lowered at the Azin University of Military Studies.

From The Alquennas Almanack:
Day 420 of TK 1054
Gathering the 33rd in Frost, the Twelfth Part in the Year of the Cockatrice.

Sunrise is at 08:25 (08:25 am) Azinian Standard Time.
Sunset is at 18:37 (3:37 pm) Azinian Standard Time.
(Please remember this is a 15-hour clock for a 30-hour day!)

The Sun, Gallison, is in the sign of the Goat.
The Sun's declination is at -23 Degrees 20 Minutes.
There will be 10 hours and 6 minutes of daylight today.

It is a Normal Tide at Oceanhold.

The Moon, Debhoran, is in her 4th day of her Waxing Crescent Phase in the sign of the Amphorae.
She will rise at 11:12 (11:12 am) and set at 23:30 (8:30 pm).

The Moon, Hyach, is in his 1st day of his New Moon Phase in the sign of the Goat.
He will rise at 29:36 (14:36 pm) and sets at 11:23 (11:23 am) the next day.

Upcoming Holidays:
Day 420 - The 33rd of Frost is the Day of the Savior's Birth for the Church of the One True God.
Day 420 - The 33rd of Frost is the Feast of the Fallen and Future Unknowns for the Dwarves.
Day 421 - The 34th of Frost is the Festival of the Mother & Her Mate and Protector for the Elves.

Event Time line:
10:00 a.m. Player Sign In Begins
10:00 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. Character workshop
11:45 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Break
12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m. Game Introduction
12:15 p.m. to 02:00 p.m. Game Part One
02:00 p.m. to 02:15 p.m. Break
02:15 p.m. to 04:00 p.m. Game Part Two
04:00 p.m. to 04:15 p.m. Game Wrap Up

For additional information on the game world of Alquennas please see the Living World of Alquennas site at:
www.alquennas.com
If you have any questions please e-mail me.

Kory
tracker@mysticstation.com
or
Kory.Kaese@gmail.com



Living World Event Saturday January 4th, 2014 at Brunswick Games Day!
Chivalry and Sorcery

Brunswick Games Day!

There will be a Living World of Chivalry & Sorcery Event held on Saturday 4 January 2014 at Brunswick Games Day being hosted by MSD at Brunswick Maryland. For additional information and directions for Brunswick Games Day please go to:

http://www.fantasymaps.com/gaming/brunswick.html

Title: Destiny's Quest

Description:
The Duchess of Kent has received an unusual quest to her keep. The Duchess of Kent after receiving this quest sends heralds to the High King of Azin and to one of her oldest friends, Lord Duncan Tully, the Military Governor of the city of Lords. The Duchess then sends out the call for the party to assemble at the great Hall of the Keep of Kent. The party is being sent on an errand to retrieve an item of great consequence. The mission is straight forward, accomplishing it will not be.

The Banner of Peace is flying over the Azin University of Military Studies

From The Alquennas Almanack:

Day 400 of TK 1054
Sun the 13th in Frost, the Twelfth Part in the Year of the Cockatrice.

Sunrise is at 07:08 (07:08 am) Azinian Standard Time.
Sunset is at 18:51 (3:51 pm) Azinian Standard Time.
(Please remember this is a 15-hour clock for a 30-hour day!)

The Sun, Gallison, is in the sign of the Archer.
The Sun's declination is at -21 Degrees 23 Minutes.
There will be 11 hours and 24 minutes of daylight today.

It is a Normal Tide at Oceanhold.

The Moon, Debhoran, is in her 5th day of her Full Moon Phase in the sign of the Twins.
She will rise at 22:22 (7:22 pm) and set at 03:30 (03:30 am) the next day.

The Moon, Hyach, is in his 6th day of his Full Moon Phase in the sign of the Twins.
He will rise at 02:56 (02:56 am) and sets at 14:43 (14:43am).

Upcoming Saint's Days:
Day 403 - Feast Day of St Augustine - 13th of Frost.
Day 403 - Feast Day of St Augustus - 13th of Frost.
Day 412 - Feast Day of St Eugenia - 25th of Frost.
Day 413 - Feast Day of St Stephen - 26th of Frost.

Upcoming Holidays:
Day 400 - The 13th of Frost is the Feast of Blades for the Horde.

Event Time line:
10:00 a.m. Player Sign In Begins
10:00 p.m. to 11:45 p.m. Character workshop
11:45 p.m. to 12:00 p.m. Break
12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m. Game Introduction
12:15 p.m. to 02:00 p.m. Game Part One
02:00 p.m. to 02:15 p.m. Break
02:15 p.m. to 04:00 p.m. Game Part Two
04:00 p.m. to 04:15 p.m. Game Wrap Up

For additional information on the game world of Alquennas please see the Living World of Alquennas site at:
www.alquennas.com
If you have any questions please e-mail me.

Kory
tracker@mysticstation.com
or
Kory.Kaese@gmail.com



Living World Event Saturday November 23rd, 2013 at MSD HQ!
Chivalry and Sorcery There will be a Living World of Chivalry & Sorcery Event held on Saturday 23 November 2013 being hosted by MSD at MSD HQ in Frederick Maryland.

Title: The Fall of Dark and Light

Description:
The party is being sent by the Duchess of Kent to assist an old friend with a minor hindrance she is having. The party is informed up front that they are not being told everything at this moment. The reason is simple, there is too much conjecture, rumors and deliberate lies about the situation. The party will be provided with additional information on route.

The Banner of Peace is flying over the Azin University of Military Studies

From The Alquennas Almanack:

Day 375 of TK 1054
Thunder the 23rd in Storms the Eleventh Part in the Year of the Cockatrice.

Sunrise is at 07:40 (07:40 am) Azinian Standard Time.
Sunset is at 19:31 (04:31 pm) Azinian Standard Time.
(Please remember this is a 15-hour clock for a 30-hour day!)

The Sun, Gallison, is in the sign of the Archer.
The Sun's declination is at degrees -14, 14 Minutes.
There will be 11 hours and 42 minutes of daylight today.

It is a Full Neap Tide at Oceanhold.

The Moon, Debhoran, is in her 1st day of her Waning Crescent Phase in the sign of the Maiden.
She will rise at 28:22 (13:22pm) and set at 09:30 (09:30 am) the next day.

The Moon, Hyach, is in his 5th day of his New Moon Phase in the sign of the Archer.
He will rise at 00:56 (15:56 am) and sets at 14:03 (14:03 am).

Upcoming Saint's Days:
Day 378 - Feast Day of St. Conrad of Kenda -26th of Storms
Day 382 - Feast Day of St. Andrew the Companion - 30th of Storms

Upcoming Holidays:
Day 380 - The 28th of Storms is the 1st Day of the Festival of Lights for the Children of God.
Day 385 - The 33rd of Storms is the 1st Day of Advent for the Church of the One True God.

Event Time line:
11:00 a.m. Player Sign In Begins
11:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Character workshop
02:30 p.m. to 02:45 p.m. Break
02:45 p.m. to 03:00 p.m. Game Introduction
03:00 p.m. to 05:00 p.m. Game Part One
05:00 p.m. to 05:15 p.m. Break
05:15 p.m. to 07:15 p.m. Game Part Two
07:15 p.m. to 07:30 p.m. Break
07:30 p.m. to 07:45 p.m. Game Wrap Up

For additional information on the game world of Alquennas please see the Living World of Alquennas site at:
www.alquennas.com
If you have any questions please message me on Facebook or e-mail me.

Kory
tracker@mysticstation.com



Living World Event Saturday October 26th, 2013 at MSD HQ!
Chivalry and Sorcery There will be a Living World of Chivalry & Sorcery Event held on Saturday 26 October 2013 being hosted by MSD at MSD HQ in Frederick Maryland.

Title: Turn the Page

Description:
The party is heading back towards the town of Silver Field. There is trouble brewing in the area and the Duchess of Kent needs to have the situation investigated before it boils over. There are signs of an old enemy and of new enemies lurking in the shadows and some are in the light of day.

The Banner of Peace is flying over the Azin University of Military Studies

From The Alquennas Almanack:
Day 350 of TK 1054
Gathering, The 34th of Harvest's End, in the Tenth Part in the Year of the Cockatrice...

Sunrise is at 07:16 (07:16 am) Azinian Standard Time.
Sunset is at 19:47 (04:47 pm) Azinian Standard Time.
(Please remember this is a 15-hour clock for a 30-hour day!)

The Sun, Gallison, is in the sign of the Eagle.
The Sun's declination is at -7 Degrees 3 Minutes.
There will be 12 hours and 17 minutes of daylight today.

It is a spring Tide at Oceanhold.

The Moon, Debhoran, is in her 2nd day of her Waxing Crescent Phase in the sign of the Archer.
She will rise at 03:12 (03:12 am) and set at 15:30 (15:30 pm) the next day.

The Moon, Hyach, is in his 4th day of his Full Moon Phase in the sign of the Bull.
He will rise at 29:45 (14:45 pm) and sets at 12:03 (12:03 am).

Upcoming Saint's Days:
Feast Day of St. Christopher – 35th of Harvest's End
All Hallows Eve – 36th of Harvest's End

Event Time line:
11:00 a.m. Player Sign In Begins
11:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Character workshop
02:30 p.m. to 02:45 p.m. Break
02:45 p.m. to 03:00 p.m. Game Introduction
03:00 p.m. to 05:00 p.m. Game Part One
05:00 p.m. to 05:15 p.m. Break
05:15 p.m. to 07:15 p.m. Game Part Two
07:15 p.m. to 07:30 p.m. Break
07:30 p.m. to 07:45 p.m. Game Wrap Up

For additional information on the game world of Alquennas please see the Living World of Alquennas site at:
www.alquennas.com
If you have any questions please message me on Facebook or e-mail me.

Kory
tracker@mysticstation.com



Living World Event Saturday September 21st, 2013 at MSD HQ!
Chivalry and Sorcery There will be a Living World of Chivalry & Sorcery Event held on Saturday 21 September 2013 being hosted by MSD at MSD HQ in Frederick Maryland.

Title: Something Borrowed

Description:
The Duchess of Kent is attending the wedding of her friend and former student the Military Governess of Moshven. The party will be escorting the Duchess of Kent to this joyous event. The concerns that surface is not the safety of the Duchess, but the safety of the entire wedding party and the wedding guests.

The Banner of Peace is flying over the Azin University of Military Studies

From The Alquennas Almanack:
Day 330 of TK 1054
Sun the 14th in Harvest's End the tenth part in the Year of the Cockatrice...

Sunrise is at 07:07 (7:07am) Azinian Standard Time.
Sunset is at 21:00 (6:00 pm) Azinian Standard Time.
(Please remember this is a 15-hour clock for a 30-hour day!)

The Sun, Gallison, is in the sign of the Scales
The Sun's declination is at-2 degrees 46 minutes.
There will be 13 hours and 56 minutes of daylight today.

It is a Normal Tide at Oceanhold.

The Moon, Debhoran, is in her 3rd day of her Full Moon Phase in the sign of the Ram.
She will rise at 14:22 (14:22 AM) and set at 26:00 (11:00 PM).

The Moon, Hyach, is in his 2nd day of his Waxing Crescent Phase in the sign of the Eagle.
He will rise at 03:36 (3:36 AM ) and sets at 16:43 (1:43 PM).

Upcoming Saint's Days:
Feast Day of St Luke the Healer – 18th of Harvest's End
Feast Day of St Matthew – 29th of Harvest's End
Feast Day of St Christopher – 35th of Harvest's End
Feast Day of All Hallow's Eve – 36th of Harvest's End

Upcoming Holidays:
The 13th through the 20th of Harvest's End is the Festival of Booths for the Children of God.
The 21st of Harvest's End is the Time of Our Blessing for the Children of God.
The 22nd of Harvest's End is the day of Rejoicing for the Children of God.
The 28th of Harvest's End is the anniversary of the Death of the Azatarian Prophet.

Event Time line:
11:00 a.m. Player Sign In Begins
11:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Character workshop
02:30 p.m. to 02:45 p.m. Break
02:45 p.m. to 03:00 p.m. Game Introduction
03:00 p.m. to 05:00 p.m. Game Part One
05:00 p.m. to 05:15 p.m. Break
05:15 p.m. to 07:15 p.m. Game Part Two
07:15 p.m. to 07:30 p.m. Break
07:30 p.m. to 07:45 p.m. Game Wrap Up

For additional information on the game world of Alquennas please see the Living World of Alquennas site at:
www.alquennas.com
If you have any questions please message me on Facebook or e-mail me.

Kory
tracker@mysticstation.com



Chivalry and Sorcery There will be a Living World of Chivalry & Sorcery Event held on Saturday 24 August 2013 being hosted by MSD at the convention called Intervention at the Hilton Washington DC/Rockville, in Rockville, Maryland. For additional information on intervention, please go to their website at:

www.intervention.com

MSD GAME

Title: Myths and Legends

Description: The Duchess of Kent has been receiving disturbing reports from the newly established town of Silver Field that is located several days southeast of the provincial capital of Kent. The party is charged to investigate these reports and either deal with the issues or to report to the Duchess of Kent.

The Banner of Peace is flying over the Azin University of Military Studies.

From The Alquennas Almanack:
Day 300 of TK 1054
Korwend the 19th in Kingdom the ninth part in the Year of the Cockatrice...

Sunrise is at 06:45 (6:45 am) Azinian Standard Time.
Sunset is at 22:30 (7:30 pm) Azinian Standard Time.
(Please remember this is a 15-hour clock for a 30-hour day!)

The Sun, Gallison, is in the sign of the Maiden.
The Sun's declination is at +4 degrees 2 Minutes.
There will be 15 hours and 56 minutes of daylight today.

It is a spring Tide at Oceanhold.

The Moon, Debhoran, is in her third day of her Waning Gibbous Phase in the sign of the Ram.
She will rise at 14:02 (14:02 am) and set at 26:02 (11:02 pm).

The Moon, Hyach, is in his second day of his Full Moon Phase in the sign of the Fish.
He will rise at 26:16 (11:16 pm) and sets at 08:03 (08:03 am) the next day.

Upcoming Saint's Days:
Feast Day of St Tabitha – 25th of Kingdom
Feast Day of St Wenceslaus – 28th of Kingdom
Feast Day of St Flora – 33rd of Kingdom

Upcoming Holidays:
The 21st of Kingdom is The Day of Atonement for the Children of God
The 35th of Kingdom is the Elven Festival of the Spirit

Upcoming Sky Events:
The 35 of Kingdom is the Equinox, Mid-Autumn Day

Event Time line:
10:00 a.m. Player Sign In Begins
10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Character workshop
12:00 p.m. to 12:15 p.m. Break
12:15 p.m. to 12:30 p.m. Game Introduction
12:30 p.m. to 02:30 p.m. Game Part One
02:30 p.m. to 02:45 p.m. Break
02:45 p.m. to 05:15 p.m. Game Part Two
05:15 p.m. to 05:30 p.m. Game Wrap Up, and Question and Answer

For additional information on the game world of Alquennas please see the Living World of Alquennas site at:
www.alquennas.com
If you have any questions please message me on Facebook or e-mail me.

Kory
tracker@mysticstation.com



RE-SCHEDULED: Living World Event Saturday August 10th, 2013 at MSD HQ!
Chivalry and Sorcery The Living World of Chivalry & Sorcery Event has been re-scheduled to be held on Saturday 10 August 2013 by MSD at MSD HQ in Frederick Maryland.

Title: Where Angels Dare Not Go

Description:
The Duchess of Kent has been asked by an old friend to help make the travel arrangements for his daughter to get back to her husband in the county of Kenda. The party has a simple task assigned to them. Escort a caravan with passengers from Kent to an outter town in the country of Kenda. What could go wrong.

The Banner of Peace is flying over the Azin University of Military Studies.

From The Alquennas Almanack:
Day 250 of TK 1054
Light the 4th in Light the eighth part in the Year of the Cockatrice...

Sunrise is at 06:07 (06:07 am) Azinian Standard Time.
Sunset is at 24:28 (09:28 pm) Azinian Standard Time.
(Please remember this is a 15-hour clock for a 30-hour day!)

The Sun, Gallison, is in the sign of the Lion.
The Sun's declination is at +15 degrees 27 Minutes.
There will be 18 hours and 13 minutes of daylight today.

It is a neap Tide at Oceanhold.

The Moon, Debhoran, is in her Last day of her Waxing Crescent Phase in the sign of the Maiden.
She will rise at 27:12 (12:12 pm) and set at 08:20 (08:20 am) the next day.

The Moon, Hyach, is in his Last day of his Waxing Gibbous Phase in the sign of the Archer.
He will rise at 22:16 (7:16 pm) and sets at 04:03 (04:03 am) the next day. He will be Full on the 251st day of the year.

Upcoming Saint's Days:
Feast Day of St Veronica of the Veil -12th of Light
Feast Day of St Junia -13th of Light
Feast Day of the Assumption of the Savior's Mother -15th of Light
Feast Day of St Helen -17rd of Light

Upcoming Holidays:
The 24th of Kingdom is the First Day of Pilgrimage for those who follow the Faith of Azatar/
The 18th of Light is the Elven Festival of Thanks.

Upcoming Sky Events:
The First Day of Autumn is the 19th of Light.
The Annual Meteor Shower known as Hyach's Messengers is currently occurring in the night sky and it will reach its brightest point on the 19th of Light.

Event Time line:
11:00 a.m. Player Sign In Begins
11:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Character workshop
02:30 p.m. to 02:45 p.m. Break
02:45 p.m. to 03:00 p.m. Game Introduction
03:00 p.m. to 05:00 p.m. Game Part One
05:00 p.m. to 05:15 p.m. Break
05:15 p.m. to 07:15 p.m. Game Part Two
07:15 p.m. to 07:30 p.m. Break
07:30 p.m. to 07:45 p.m. Game Wrap Up

For additional information on the game world of Alquennas please see the Living World of Alquennas site at:
www.alquennas.com
If you have any questions please message me on Facebook or e-mail me.

Kory
tracker@mysticstation.com