Sunday, January 29, 2017

2065: Fall of the Eden

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STORYLINE: From across the open spaceship hanger, he could see the anxious faces of the freedom fighters, called the Eden Railroad, waiting for him. When the coast was clear, they gestured for him to quickly come. He took a deep breath, prayed, then raced across the hanger. "You there, stop!" A guard spotted him. Loud metallic clangs struck the metal grating around him. He zigged and zagged. Keep running! He was so close, just a few more....  Suddenly, a white hot blast of heat hit him from above. He felt weightless for a moment, then everything faded to black.  ...As his conscious returned, the first thing he noticed was the roar of wind in his ears. His eyes snapped open. The giant city in the sky was growing smaller and smaller above him. All the events in his life which lead up to this fateful moment poured into his mind.  ...His parents telling him to hide as the monstrous half-human super soldiers rounded up everyone in his village. His life on the streets as an orphan. The struggle to learn the strange technology of the "English." His shock after an elderly couple took him in, and explained the truth of his situation. He was what they called an Eden, untouched by all cyberization or genetic manipulation. He was worth a thousand times his weight in gold. Why? Because millions around the world were afflicted with strange maladies. There were few living purely human gene pools left on Earth. His people, the Amish, had sworn off technology since the 18th century. Instead of spaceships, they had horse and buggy. The culture shock had been severe, but he had done his best to blend in. He lived in fear of being caught and dissected for his pristine DNA. As the ground raced up to greet him, suddenly, his fall stopped. He felt a magnetic force around his waist. He was caught him in a tractor beam. Above him was the Ship of the Eden Railroad pockmarked with laser blasts, but still flyable. He was saved!

On Him, Eden Elroy:
Mask: Naberius Chainbound Anubis Mask *Black* [mesh] (ROMP)(250L)
Harness: Salt and Pepper S&P harness Mars TMP [mesh] (ROMP)(400L)
Gloves: Constraint [CON] Vampire Gloves - Leather [Bento][mesh] (ROMP)(400L)
Tattoo applier: Fallen Gods Golem The Name of Water C, TMP, gacha (50L)
Hair: Tableau Vivant Editorial hair \ Embarrass, gacha [mesh](75L)
Hair: Tableau Vivant Oliver hair - Colors [mesh] (The Mens Department)
Boots: A&Y Cyber Bunker Deuz Boots Metallic TMP male, pink [mesh](690L)
Scythe: A&Y Cyber Bunker Shark Cyber Scythe multicolor [mesh](420L)
Pants: Gabriel ::GB::Gladiator Pants (TMP) Black, gacha [mesh](75L)
Armbands: Apricot Paws FGC: Belted Armbands - Bloo, gacha [mesh](50L)
Accessories: LostHaven God-Tech ANU-8 steel, male [mesh](1500L)
Ears: Mandala STEKING_EARS_Season5 [mesh](357L)
Skin applier face: Clef de Peau  Joseph for Adam (500L)
Skin Applier: Clef de Peau Body Soft:T1 TMP Appliers (500L)
Head: Absolut Creation ADAM-head -#beta  v1.4 BENTO [Bento][mesh](850L)
Body: TheMeshProject (BETA) Deluxe Body [mesh](5000L)
Pose: yzk menspose6- 3 (10L)


Friday, January 20, 2017

The Hamster’s Human Toys

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STORYLINE: Grammy Hammy was excited. Tonight was her annual New Year's Eve party and all the neighborhood pups were invited. Just in time for the festivities, the mail delivered intricately craved miniature New Years decorations. She bounced happily to her little bonsai display and carefully added her latest little treasures. "There," she stepped back to admire her handiwork. It was just so adorable! Her special guests will be so delighted! ....Well maybe not the pale humorless male who always complained bitterly about being picked-up (he even bit her once!), but the girl was always cheerful and enjoyed being cuddled. Oh! It was almost sunset. The pups better hurry or they will miss it!  It was only after the sunset on New Year's Eve that the mini Ninjas would become visible. They were strange looking creatures, tiny hairless apes (and not all that attractive if you asked her), but they were always welcome in her home as honored guests. Why? Because they were tireless protectors of children. Each year she did her best to honor them and thank them for their service.

On him, Little Ninja Dev:
Hoodie: Tomoto hoodie haoriM white [mesh], gacha (Memento Mori) (75L)
Outfit: Tomoto kurogo red (Homme) [mesh], gacha (100L)
Mask: W-Zero -00-Yoko-EarringsRed, gacha [mesh](75L)
Mask: W-Zero -00-Yoko-EarWhite, gacha [mesh](75L)
Hair: .Shi .Shi : Bob Knot [mesh](285L)
Tail: Cubic Cherry 12{Kitsune} tail grey, gacha [mesh](50L)
Eyes: Aii Ugly & Beautiful Designs Kitsune Red Eyes (50L)
Skin system: Tableau Vivant Nathan - tone 1 - blond (990L)
Skin Body Applier: Tableau Vivant Tone 1, Slink (400L)
Hands: Slink Avatar Enhancement Hands [mesh](450L)
Body: Slink Physique MALE Mesh Body V2.9[mesh](1,250L)
Pose: momomuller / 3M standing_m_001-1 (40L)

On her, Grammy Hammy:
Glasses: Crie Style Houkusai (350L)
Kimono: Sakka's Studio Ham Furisode#1  hammer/cream [mesh], gacha (30L)
Avatar: Beetlebones :BB:: Dwarf Hamster Parti-Sable [mesh], gacha (100L)

On her, Little Ninja Aarya:
Guest Appearance: Aarya Phantomhive of the Dark Phantom blog
For a complete stylecard and more of this storyline, visit the Dark Phantom blog Bonsai-champloo.
Sword: Mandala Sakura Dynasty set [mesh](197L)

Bonsai: CerberusXing [CX] Juniper Bonsai [mesh](150L)
Flower arrangement: RH Design House [[RH]] KADOMATU (180L)
Screen: Marushin 3)Marushin_Oiran_Tsuitate(LI1) [mesh], gacha (30L)
Case: Marushin 8)Marushin_Oiran_tabakobon (LI2) [mesh], gacha
Blanket: Marushin 4)Marushin_Oiran_Mousen (LI1) [mesh], gacha
Floorlamp: Marushin 5)Marushin_Oiran_Bonbori(LI1) [mesh], gacha
Lamp: Marushin 9)Marushin_Oiran_andon_L (LI1) [mesh], gacha
Instrument: Monkey Banana 1 [MB] KOTO [RARE] [mesh], gacha (50L)
Target: Monkey Banana  4,[MB] NINJA House -Mato(Target) [mesh], gacha (50L)
Wall decoration: Monkey Banana [MB] KUMADE -takarafune- (small) Display [mesh](120L)
Table: Culprit Japanese Zaisu Set O [mesh] (250L)
House: Monkey Girl Dokodemo Washitsu Rectangle [mesh](300L)

Sunday, January 8, 2017

The Sword of the Nippon Nosferatu, 1

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STORYLINE: Kiara's heart beat wildly. Sweat threatened to spoil her meticulously painted geisha makeup. Make no mistake, she was no fancy timid flower. She had been battleworn Enforcer of the Dark penal colony, Cursed, before its destruction. It's just she had never met a living god before. Her trembling hands gripped the priceless blood-gold sword of the Nippon Nosferatu. The sword was worth far more than her life. She preyed silently she would survive standing in *his* presence. Hell, she was grateful he even agreed to meet with her. Afterall, his rage was no secret. Until recently, he had been the God King of the vampires since the age of the pyramids. ...Yeah, he was that scary. Throughout his long life, he was known by many names. In Japan, he was Red Star. 

On him, Red Star (Kaiser Kruel):
Outfit: Gabriel ::GB::Mens kimono 2017 / usukiiro [mesh](Japonica)(320L)
Hat: Maru Kado Suge Gasa (Black) [mesh](Japonica)(150L)
Wearble Hover Chair, pose: Naminoke NaMu_RENZA Wear(pelvis) [mesh](Japonica)(333L)
Hair: Air Kazura A01_Tail (ADD)_blond_CM[mesh](Japonica)(100L)
Scarf: .Shi Messiah Gift : NeckWarmer / Unisex . Him [mesh](group gift)(free)
Shoes: .Shi Centurion Sandal TMP male [mesh](285L)
Pet: katat0nik (dark) Cloud Dragon, gacha [mesh](50L)
Pipe: CerberusXing Tassel Kiseru Black/Silver [mesh](250L)
Accessory: Bliensen + MaiTai Goth Moth - Hair Accessory [mesh] (249L)
Eyes: Avatar Bizarre Haunted Mansion Greens [mesh] (no longer available)
Eyeliner applier: Aii TMP Unisex Eyeliner Mega Pack (99L)
Head applier: Tableau Vivant Kat Skin - Tone 07 brownish red for TMP (990L)
Skin applier Body: Tableau Vivant tone 7  for TMP (400L)
Head: TheMeshProject (BETA) Head(m) - Anime (Deluxe) [mesh](5000L)
Body: TheMeshProject (BETA) Deluxe Body [mesh](5000L)

Throne room: [Azuchi] Azuchi Castle Photo Studio, 77li [mesh](no longer available)

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Dream of the Yuki-Bidanshi

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STORYLINE: Wind whistled through the bare branches of the frozen wasteland. It seemed to Yuri to be loneliest sound on Earth. The coldness bit into his skin. He pulled his coat closer. He shouldn't linger here, there was something he needed to do. But just then, he heard the soft crunch of steps in the snow behind him. He spun around to see a shimmering ghost emerging from the forest. Was it a seductive Yuki-Bidanshi come to lure him to a wintery death? The long mane of the specter whipped wildly in the wind. He should run, but still he stood frozen completely mesmerized by the approaching vision of beauty and elegance. The Yuki-Bidanshi's eyes sparkled with mischief as it glided before him. It was remarkable just how much it looked like his coach Victor. "Wake up, Sleeping Beauty,” the spirit smiled playfully. “Lessons began half an hour ago. You’re late." Oh shit! Yuri bolted straight up out of bed and fell face first on the floor. Its time to celebrate Japanese New Year! Japonica returns with New Years decorations for home and avatar. Don't miss this wonderful event full of the best designers of Japan! For more information, go to:

On Him, Yuki-Bidanshi Victor:
Kimono: Sakka Studio ~Ss~Uchikake { OIRAN } outfit - green [mesh](Japonica)(350L)
Wrap: katat0nik (20) Fur Shawl RARE, gacha [mesh](Japonica)(50L)
Horns: SOUEN Suzune Horn' Silver[mesh](Japonica)(250L)
Hair: Air Kazura A01_Tail (ADD)_white_CM[mesh](Japonica)(100L)
Eye makeup: Clemmm At Death's Door Transparent eyemakeyuu, TMP (93L)
Nails: Hello Dave Slink Avatar Enhancement Nail Appliers - December Frost (99L)
Eyes: S0NG Frost Aqua Eye [mesh] (50L)
Brow: Aeros brows applier TMP (free)
Head applier: Tableau Vivant Marcus(2), Mort Vivant TMP applier(400L)
Hand applier: Tableau Vivant Mort Vivant applier, Slink (400L)
Hand: Slink Avatar Enhancement Hands - Male [mesh](450L)
Head: TheMeshProject (BETA) Head(m) - Anime (Deluxe) [mesh](5000L)
Body: TheMeshProject (BETA) Deluxe Body [mesh](5000L)
Pose: Del May DM - Aloof (50L)

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