Hence the name Fulminata, from the phrase Terra Fulminata or ‘earth armed with lightning’. As the author notes, while the Romans did not. Thyrsus Games. Year Published. Primary Name. Fvlminata: Armed with Lightning. Alternate Names. Fulminata: Armed with Lightning. The Legio duodecima Fulminata (“Thunderbolt Twelfth Legion”), also known as Paterna, Victrix, Antiqua, Certa Constans, and Galliena, was a legion of the Imperial Roman army. . in modern-day Slovakia, and an episode of a miraculous rain and lightning saving a Twelfth subunit from defeat is reported by the sources.

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The unit was still guarding the Euphrates River crossing near Melitene at the beginning of the 5th century. You can edit this page to create it.

This force was sent back by Gaius Cestius GallusLegate of Syriawhen he recognized the legion was too weak. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. GeekGold Bonus for All Supporters at year’s end: The Twelfth was active throughout the span of the Roman Empire, notably during the Jewish Rebellion in which it lost its eagle at the battle of Beth Horon in 66 A.

Historical Role-Playing in a Rome that never was It is ADexactly one thousand years after the founding of Rome. There’s a problem loading this menu right now.


Legio XII Fulminata

Dec 28, Location: Alternate history aside, there’s a lot of excellent background material here. The Imperium Romanum is in no danger of crumbling, but governs in strength from Hibernia in the east to the Parthian border in the west.

Special wrmed dice, known as TALI, sold separately, are needed for play, although this book features guidelines for using standard 8-siders in their stead. Home Armef Additions Welcome Wiki. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals.

Age of Ravens: FVLMINATA: Armed with Lightning: A “Building Rome” Review

Community, content, contests, PbF fuulminata, GM advice, reviews, reports. The Imperium Romanum is in no danger of crumbling, but governs in strength from Hibernia in the east to the Parthian border in the west.

All in all, at every level, this is a game that teaches players and Game Masters to think like a Roman. A good number of the spells are just sick and depraved, involving among other things child sacrifice, communing with dark gods, demon summoning, necromancy, etc.

Taken alone the background material would serve someone assembling a Roman campaign well. Your name or email address: Rome invents gunpowder and doesn’t take over the world? It doesn’t have the mad jumble feeling that Roma Imperiou s does. Nonius Festus, a grandnephew of Avidius Cassius follows him in and campaigns against the Aethiopians with the aim to annex the trading cities on the Red Sea coast.

Antonio Pius conquers Caledonia and Hibernia in In our world, a young boy decided to stay at home and was killed in the disaster In later centuries it came to be called commonly, but incorrectly, the Legio Fulminatrixthe Thundering Legion. Alternate-history Rome setting based on the early discovery of gunpowder. At the same time the Senate seems to be working more effectively with the Emperor and has been giving a bit more power. Trevor Higgs Michael S.


Magic, divine intervention, secret societies both mystic and scientific. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. Wow, I can’t believe I didn’t see this before now; this sounds amazing.

You must log in or sign up fulmnata reply here. From the back of the book: They’re flintlock muskets albeit breechloadersnot AKs. That’s a nice step to provide at the outset– lighrning players and GMs a descriptive rather than prescriptive framework for play. When he mixed the key combination of six parts nitre, one part charcoal and one part sulphur, it exploded.

The mechanics are simple enough they could be extracted and replaced. Not a stable situation It does not, however, provide as much discussion of the implications of magic’s existence on Roman history– GMs will have to do some improvisation on that.