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Mayfield Mods ([personal profile] mayfield_mods) wrote in [community profile] welcome_rpg2012-07-05 12:36 am
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welcome to mayfield: day 4

[This carnival seems to be getting less and less maintained by the day. Your nerves aren't the only thing fallen apart: what were previously holes in the sky have expanded to cracks. What parts of the sky that haven't fallen into that strange, warping nothingness are full of brown smog-like clouds.

The carnival itself has become filthy, with trash and grease spots littered everywhere. The walls of the tents, wooden stands, and houses seem to be slightly melted, for lack of a better term. The holes of corrupted nothingness aren't confined to the sky anymore: pockets of nothing litter the carnival, shifting tears in the fabric of reality that hurt your eyes to look at.

A faint buzzing noise fills the air, making it difficult to concentrate. If you listen long enough, it starts to sound like voices. For your own sake, it's probably best not to listen to what they have to say.

You're also not alone here anymore, for those of you operating under the assumption that you ever really were. If you've been missing the friendly drones of Mayfield, fear no more, because scattered throughout the carnival are a few drone families seeing the sights, riding the rides and playing the games. Curiously, unlike the drones back home, these ones don't seem to notice you at all, acting as if you're not even there.

Also curiously: their features are warped nearly beyond recognition. Some are missing limbs or facial features; others appear to have had those features scrambled by Picasso's paintbrush, with mouths on their scalps or teeth on their fingers. Still other drones appear to be fused together at the wrist, or waist, or face. None of them seem to be any more aware of their deformity than they are of you.

...and yet, somehow, you can't shake the feeling that when you're not looking at them, they're looking at you.

New here? That's alright; your missing friends have had plenty of time to get acquainted, and they'll be happy to show you around. Just watch your step, because some of these old rides need some maintenance...]

OOC: If your character damages or affects the carnival or town in a noticeable and normally permanent way, please comment here.
genkibot: (Let me just catch my breath....)

[personal profile] genkibot 2012-07-17 05:34 am (UTC)(link)
[Tachikoma will just move out of the way of any stray projectiles and try to get out of the building now.]

It might not necessarily be a one way portal! It might just be closed at the moment. People have been showing up through here, so maybe if we wait for someone new to appear, we can see if we can go back to Mayfield.
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[personal profile] suicidoll 2012-07-19 10:50 pm (UTC)(link)
Assuming it would lead back to Mayfield...there's no proof of anything. It's just as worthless as the rest of the carnival...
genkibot: (Things are real!)

[personal profile] genkibot 2012-08-10 05:57 pm (UTC)(link)
But what if someone coming from Mayfield comes through while you're destroying the fun house? They could get hurt! Or attack you in retaliation!
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[personal profile] suicidoll 2012-08-12 08:51 am (UTC)(link)
The odds of that are far too slim to be dependable...but if someone truly wishes to kill me, then they're welcome to try.

(Said as if she were accepting a challenge.)
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[personal profile] genkibot 2012-08-16 01:11 am (UTC)(link)
That's not fair to them though! They could be a likely ally or have new information that could help us!!

And just because the odds are low, doesn't mean it won't be happening, people have been coming through off and on, I thought!
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[personal profile] suicidoll 2012-08-18 07:39 am (UTC)(link)
They've only been coming one's made it out alive. There's no point to any of this; we're just going to die here...