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  • Baba Yaga

    *History:* Due to the unforeseen destruction of the Special Directive One facility in Minsk, and the files of this parahuman's history along with it, not even the Russians know anything about Baba Yaga's true past. The only surviving record is the …

  • Reverend Carpenter

    *History:* In 2005, the FBI responded to the bizarre confession of Louis Lamonica, the pastor of Hosanna Church of Ponchatoula, Louisiana, that he had been chosen by God to spread the blessings of Christ. The message wasn't the problem. The means by which …

  • Lester, Saskatchewan

    *History:* Two weeks before the invasion of Normandy, Lt. James Hanson of the Royal Canadian Army received a letter from his wife in the rural community of Lester, Saskatchewan. His son, merely fourteen years old, had died in an accident. A month and a …

  • Osiris

    *History:* Andrew Goldfarb was a Doctoral candidate from the American University of Chicago. He was in Cairo studying the more obscure cultic rituals of ancient Egypt when a nuclear device was detonated there as part of Yama's Apocalypse. Suddenly one of …

  • The Queen

    *History:* The Queen first manifested near the northern border of Mexico just across the Rio Grande from Texas, in the late 1990's. The spread of her talent was subtle, insidious, and so unnoticed for some time. By the time the Mexican and American …

  • Lord Yama

    *History:* Before his appearance at Kanglantongbi, nothing is known of Yama's existence. Within months of his manifestation, he drew a huge following to his keep at Kanglantongbi, which became a point of pilgrimage for his loyal worshippers to come pay …

  • Private John McGrath

    Private John McGrath from Albany New York hit the beaches of Iwo Jima with the rest of the Fourth Marine Division on February 19 as a "Green Marine" just out of training. When he landed in the middle of the horror that was Iwo Jima, his mind snapped …

  • Spirit of Silicon Valley

    When San Francisco was destroyed by nuclear weapons during Yama's Apocalypse, the EMP pulse destroyed most of the electronics and computer systems in neighboring San Jose bringing a sudden end to the technology-dominance of California's "Silicon Valley." …

  • Great Shaman Xucuru

    The Great Shaman Xucuru has always been able to summon and commune with the spirits. He and his tribe were semi-nomadic, moving deeper and deeper into the Amazon with every passing year to explicitly avoid contact with outsiders, who they believed would …