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No killing for Rigs

Feb 17, 2021, 10:50am by red_sword7

"Rigs, settle down! I said I'd wait till later to kill him," he called. Then to the newcomer, "Who are you? What's your story?" Rigs backed off slowly, ready for anything. "Eye, Captai ...

Short story

Feb 16, 2021, 11:48pm by Enderslayer

Arthur wasn't much of a talker , however if he didn't want to die, he was going to talk. "My name is Arthur. I lived in Atoll, was a city urchin, I struggled myself to the top, and became a ...

Welcome stranger, indeed

Feb 16, 2021, 11:11pm by Drake64

As the screams of the sloop's doomed crew faded into the distant night, the crew of the Flying Dutchman began to take stock of their own losses. Not only had they failed to retain any of the ...

Better Them Than Us

Feb 13, 2021, 10:49pm by Omni

Riz jumped sideways, nearly falling into the fire as a body rolled onto the deck of the Flying Dutchman. In the chaos, Riz hadn't even noticed the vessel approaching as he waved a flame-tipp ...

So I Set the World on Fire

Feb 13, 2021, 4:50pm by Nim

Anybody got a match? These things hate fire!" Despite Eliza's best efforts, she and the crew on the deck were fought back by the horde of scaly communists. Although Eliza did coi ...

Welcome stranger

Feb 13, 2021, 1:38pm by red_sword7

Murdock lowered his weapon slightly. Raising an eyebrow and shooting a glance towards Rigs, "He's not a dunce, is he?" The old codger shrugged. "Shit! Just keep putting the fire ...

An unexpected new crewmen

Feb 13, 2021, 8:38am by Drake64

The black hulled sloop sailed on, long after any sign of their quarry had dissapeared into the distance. But the stubborn Enforcer captain simply refused to turn back, even as the days dragg ...

A Match?

Feb 9, 2021, 12:30pm by Omni

Was Murdock joking? Where did one even find a match anymore in Waterworld? Smokers maybe. Riz swept his spear low, tripping one of the Depthers and trapping it in a net. He thought abo ...

Got a match?

Feb 8, 2021, 10:29pm by red_sword7

"Anybody got a match? These things hate fire!" he said, watching as some began to circle while others set to tossing about his ship. "Fire? Damn Cap, why did you not say something earlie ...

Back against the wall!

Feb 8, 2021, 12:03am by Drake64

Damn it! What awful luck! Depthers were every captain's worst nightmare! The whole crew was fighting tooth and nail for every inch of the Dutchman. But more and more of the loathsome sea ...

Seeing Red

Feb 4, 2021, 12:14pm by Nim

As frustrating as the day had been, the end of it proved to be highly educational.  Firstly, apparently the ocean had a bottom where disgusting-looking boxy things could be found.  Secondl ...

True Fishmen are tuff

Feb 3, 2021, 10:52am by red_sword7

Rigs drew his Kukri and was about to move forward when he heard "Behind you!" from Riz. He stopped ducking and trying to turn. He could hear the whistling sound of a crude spear pass over hi ...

Surveying the Danger

Feb 3, 2021, 9:10am by Omni

Like a monkey, Riz swings across the Trimaran and kicks into one of the true fishmen, sending it reeling backward. Riz lands and tumbles across the mesh toward the fishing gear. He stands up ...

Interrupted!

Jan 31, 2021, 1:57pm by Drake64

There was a splash and Rigs called out, "Aye, anchor overboard!" "Alrighty! Everyone gather 'round. I'm about to let you in on a secret lost to time," Murdock said. He waited for everyone ...

Anchor overboard

Jan 29, 2021, 3:07pm by red_sword7

It had been a long time since he had run into a crew that did not try to kill eachother. Not that they did not have their differences or their own ideas. It just did not end in a knife fight ...

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