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CityNewsNet (S3) In the Shadow of the Gods (E3) The Paladin Brigade

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(CityNewsNet ) - Thirty years ago the Psion picture across North America was very clear. A very small percentage of the population reportedly possessed psionic abilities. Federal, state, and local authorities, in conjunction with organizations such as Knight Incorporated and The Paladin Brigade, possessed more than ample technology and numbers to deal with any potential threat to the safety of the citizens of Canada, Mexico, and the U.S.

Five years later everything would change with the introduction of one Corivs Corax.

Corivs possessed such diverse and powerful psionic abilities he was able to recruit and inspire people to join his ranks by sending out tendrils of psionic energy that would be partially absorbed into the minds and bodies of everyday average citizens who just happened to be sensitive to psionic energy.

They became known as the Citizens of Corax, of which there are still quite a few still living today. Some were unwilling participants who had no idea that Corivs had invaded their mind and was partially controlling them. Some liked the calming and peaceful influence Corvis reportedly provided for them. Others enjoyed Corvis’s influence so much they trekked across the continent to join Corvis at his compound on the Montana Saskatchewan border.

It was this migration that finally led to the world’s discovery of Corvis Corax, although it would be quite some time before that discovery would be fully realized.

After a very brief continental security summit at an undisclosed location the world leaders of Canada, Mexico, and the United States launched a joint operation under the auspicious leadership of the newly reformed international Paladin Brigade which was now five times as powerful with the data provided from the Meta Tracker 5 app.

Brigade commanders all over the continent simultaneously initiated a five stage manhunt for the isolation and capture of Corvis Corax...

You have been listening to “In the Shadow of the Gods” episode three, “The Paladin Brigade.” Written by Caine Dorr and Paul Ellis. Performed by Paul Ellis. Theme music, “Into the Storm” provided by Brandon Liew (lee), and is available at free music archive.

This episode was produced at Wireless Adventures; all the thrills, with no strings attached.

Read the rest of the story and learn more about the illustrious Psion who nearly took over the world: Corvus Corax and those who brought him to justice at The Adventure Frequency.

Find out more about the author Caine and his great work at the Adventure Frequency Caine Dorr is the creator of the Huntsman Legion , Commander Knight of Knight Incorporated, The Paladin Brigade , Midnight Talon & Raven Star and many more.

His work can be experienced everyday at the Adventure Frequency and heard on the Adventure Frequency Podcast. The characters, events, and situations depicted within are © the authors.

CityNewsNet - and this recording are © Caine Dorr and released under a Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs - CC BY-NC-ND Creative Commons License.


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CityNewsNet reports in the style of Breaking News Flashes where super powered beings reside: from the urban back alley concrete jungles to the shiny towers of the financial district. Featuring: crime reporting; news of the local supers; survivor's accounts of deadly scenarios; mysterious activities in the night sky; masked figures with unknowable intentions; normal citizens living in super powered cities; and much much more.

by Caine Dorr, Paul Ellis, The Adventure Frequency Press, Wireless Adventures.


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