Occult

The hidden world of the supernatural is full of secrets, conspiracies and unusual factions. By using Occult Influence, you can dig up information to improve your knowledge, get inside the occult community and find rare components for magical rituals. Cult leaders, charlatans, gypsies, witches, would-be occultists and a few more dangerous elements can be found here.

    • Make use of common occult practices (Gain 1 temp. Occult or Cosmology ability)
    • Know some of the more visible occult figures (Trace someone with low-level Occult influence)
    • Get word of local Occult ceremonies (Gain 1 temp. Contact to watch an Occult action)
    • Pass as a practicioner of occult secrets (Conceal an Occult action behind 1 temp. Alt. Ident.)
    • Know and contact more obscure occult figures (Trace someone with high-level Occult influence)
    • Access some occult tomes and writings (Gain 1 temp. Library)
    • Learn some rumors and half-truths about supernaturals (May purchase a Lore ability at 1)
    • Induct followers into your occult practices (Grow 1 Domain into Occult influence)
    • Know the vicinity of certain supernatural entities (Gain 1 temp. Info. Net.)
    • Access vital or rare material components (Gain 1 temp. random Arcane Resource)
    • Research a Basic rite, ritual, or rote (Research basic magic)
    • Find an acolyte to assist you in your rituals (Gain 1 temp. Cult or Rituals to Boost Arcane magic)
    • Research an Intermediate ritual or rite (Research intermediate magic)
    • Engage in a petty rivalry with another practitioner (Attack 1 Occult influence)
    • Learn some reliable rumors about supernaturals (May purchase a Lore ability at 2)
    • Push to legitimize the practices of your occult sphere (Gain 2 temp. Church or Learning influence)
    • Unearth an Advanced rite, ritual or rote (Research advanced magic)
    • Know some of the most obscure occult figures (Gain 2 temp. Mentor)
    • Access minor magical items (Gain a Talen, Trinket, Charm, etc)
    • Find a disciple to assist you in your rituals (Gain 2 temp. Cult or Rituals to boost Arcane magic by 2)
    • Unify or disperse the practices of multiple cults (Boost or Block a level 4 or lower Occult or Church action)
    • Research a new or unheard-of Basic ritual or rite (Research basic magic)
    • Found a local cult (Grow 1 Domain into Allyu, Cult, Dreamers, Herd, or Kinfolk)
    • Learn truthful lore concerning supernaturals (Gain 3 temp. Library, or purchase a Lore ability at 3)
    • Perform a ritual to counteract another's efforts (Block a level 5 or lower Occult or Church action)
    • Access major magical items (Gain access to a Level 4 or 5 Artifact)
    • Hear rumors of the future from seers and soothsayers (Gain access to a piece of prophecy)
    • Research a new Intermediate ritual or rite (Research intermediate magic)
    • Arrange a High Ritual (Gain 3 temp. Cult or Rituals to boost Arcane magic by 3)
    • Found a large cult (Grow 2 Domain into Allyu, Cult, Dreamers, Herd, or Kinfolk)
    • Recruit new cult followers with promises of magic (Attempt to grow 1 perm. Domain)
    • Find a reliable source for ritual components (Gain 1 perm. basic Arcane Resource)
    • Pierce the veil of secrecy surrounding Occult societies (Gain 3 temp. Info Net, or 1 Secrets)
    • Learn well-guarded secrets about the supernatural (May purchase a Lore ability at 4)
    • Access legendary magical items (Gain access to a Level 6 or 7 Artifact)
    • Have a voice in nearly all Occult circles (Boost or Block a level 7 or lower Occult or Church action)
    • Arrange a noteworthy High Ritual (Gain 4 temp. Cult or Rituals to boost Arcane magic by 4)
    • Research a new Advanced rite, ritual or rote (Research advanced magic)
    • Have your presence concealed via magic (Conceal your actions behind 2 temp. Arcane)
    • Locate rare and unique volume of lore (e.g. Book of Nod or similar volumes)
    • Arrange a massive High Ritual (Gain 5 temp. Cult or Rituals to boost Arcane magic by 5)
    • Access lore others would kill to keep secret (May purchase a Lore ability up to 5)
    • Condemn certain practices in the Occult community (Attack up to 3 Occult or Church influence)
    • Scry upon all Occultist activities (Learn all Occult actions taken this month)