Storylines

Peacock Pagoda – You have trained for years in isolation. You have mastered every martial arts technique your teacher knows. You ask if you can finally claim to be a master…and are denied. There is one final test to pass, one final mountain to climb. You are made to join other students and given one final test to pass, the test of the Golden Peacock. Discover the way of the peacock, and use it to break free of the practice room. Succeed and you can join the world as a martial artist. Fail and you are disgraced, forced to rededicate your life to a lesser pursuit…

 

El Mirador – One of the largest pre-Columbian Maya settlements. Ongoing excavations led your team to the Mirador basin, in Guatemala, in search of a theorized artifact which would place European settlers in South America over a century before previously thought. Now, after weeks of digging and searching for clues, the senior archaeologist Joe thinks he may finally be able to discover the coordinates of a holy site which could unlock the secret. The problem? A rival group of archaeologists with a lot more money (but much less wits) has arranged to have all of your research confiscated, citing licensing and permit inconsistencies. As night falls, you have just a mere hour to go through everything you have and discover the location of the holy site before the authorities arrive. It will be hard without Joe, who has mysteriously disappeared and notoriously keeps everything under lock and key…