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Recent content by LightningTopaz

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    The New Weekly Prompt Thread

    Your prompt this week: Your characters have found out something they have suspected for a while is actually true. Are they proud that they called it? Or are they still surprised by it?
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    RULES: The Writers' Workshop Rulebook & Information Hub

    There, there, Brock--Pokemon Sword and Shield will still be there when you're done reading this! Announcements and Teasers The fanfic Secret Santa is coming up very soon! Stay tuned for more details. New Releases Love and Support, by @MetalMetroid997 EVERYONE: - Love and Support New Chapters...
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    The New Weekly Prompt Thread

    Your prompt this week: Let's go to Galar! What do you think the new region has in store for your characters? (as spoiler free as possible)
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    EVERYONE: Pokemon Shine Diamond

    @Charles Legend; @Mia Blaze @Kirby4ever @Robert Ketchum Episode 85a: Another One Gabites the Dust! (part 1) "Stormy, use Discharge!" Dawn commanded. Ash watched as Stormy unleashed a sparkling blue explosion of electricity and applauded. "That was cool! I'd say Stormy's gained a great deal...
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    EVERYONE: Live From the Fireside: Season 16 (Week 407b: The Three Valleys, part 2)

    @Chimchar98; @Tophat Dragoneye; @Soulmaster; Week 407b: The Three Valleys, part 2 (real tale: The Three Valleys) "With the first dawn of morning, he got up from the couch, for he remembered the words about overcoming Darkrai, and hurried to the first valley, where in the castle stood the...
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    The New Weekly Prompt Thread

    Your prompt this week: Your game is not going well--first the other team scores on you twice, and now one of your star players is out with an injury. What's going through the players' minds right now? Can they rally to make a comeback and win the game/match?
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    EVERYONE: Pokemon Shine Diamond

    @Charles Legend; @Mia Blaze @Kirby4ever @Robert Ketchum Episode 84b: Hold the Phione! (part 2) "Personally, I think you made a great choice in Sapphire Glow." Ash smiled as the group arrived at a beach near town that afternoon. "Most of the other coords you tried on were either too boring or...
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    EVERYONE: Live From the Fireside: Season 16 (Week 407b: The Three Valleys, part 2)

    @Chimchar98; @Tophat Dragoneye; @Soulmaster; Week 407a: The Three Valleys, part 1 (real tale: The Three Valleys) "Long ago, there lived a count, who had many castles and estates, and a beautiful daughter. But no one liked him, for it was rumored he was in cahoots with Darkrai, the Nightmare...
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    The New Weekly Prompt Thread

    Your prompt this week: Things have gotten serious in your pursuit of Team Rocket (or your preferred evil team)--and now they know you are inside their base! Can you still complete your mission safely, or will you have to bail out?
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    EVERYONE: Pokemon Shine Diamond

    @Charles Legend; @Mia Blaze @Kirby4ever @Robert Ketchum Interlude: The Quest for a Friend Meanwhile, in the local park, the three delinquents from before were admiring the Phione. "It was a great idea to swipe one of these little guys!" one smiled. "Maybe now it can bring good luck to da...
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    The New Weekly Prompt Thread

    Your prompt this week: What do you think Sword and Shield's story will be like? Has Galar been unknowingly under the sway of the bad guys this whole time? Is Chairman Rose the real villain while Marnie and Team Yell are just a distraction? And what role do Zacian and Zamazenta have to play in...
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    EVERYONE: Live From the Fireside: Season 16 (Week 407b: The Three Valleys, part 2)

    @Chimchar98; @Tophat Dragoneye; @Soulmaster; Week 406: Daisuke, the Beast Slayer (real tale: The Beast Slayer) "Once upon a time there was a man and his wife who were very poor." Brock begins. "The man earned his living making wooden bowls and platters to sell and oftentimes worked from dawn...
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    EVERYONE: Pokemon Shine Diamond

    @Charles Legend; @Mia Blaze @Kirby4ever @Robert Ketchum Episode 84a: Hold the Phione! (part 1) "Here we are! This is Chocovine Town!" Dawn made a grand gesture to a town in the distance as the group disembarked in the harbor a few days later. "You couldn't have picked a better site for your...
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    The New Weekly Prompt Thread

    Your prompt this week: "Cold...in the middle of fall/spring..." Your setting is experiencing an unusual cold snap given the time of year. How do you your characters cope with the cold?
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    EVERYONE: Pokemon Shine Diamond

    @Charles Legend; @Mia Blaze @Kirby4ever @Robert Ketchum Episode 83b: Steeling Peace of Mind! (part 2) The group emerged from a cave to discover a large campsite emblazoned with familiar G logos. "I knew Team Galactic was here..." Danielle grumbled as the group started towards the camp. Mars...
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