Fantasy World News
7th of Bask, Year of the Sunfish
The Fantasy World News Network
Autogenerated daily from 21st century Earth news
RSS

Skullash planet not a choice but a duty, High Priest of the Rain God says


The scene, yesterday

High Priest of the Rain God Sandmuds on Tuesday appealed to the realm not to turn its back on the "reality" of environmental decay and its effects on the poor, saying protecting the planet was no longer a choice but a duty. The High Priest of the Rain God, in a speech to university professors and students on the third day of his trip to Ropebranch, made his first full-court press on environmental issues since the publication last month of his ecology encyclical "Iceshort Si." Sandmuds has said he wants the encyclical to influence a spirit world climate change summit on Skyropes on Skytree and has now effectively taken his campaign to convince royals on the dirt track. In Steeldark, he visits the Orcish Empire and the spirit world.

Stemstones sue Vyneridge suburbs for more bow control

A group of civil rights activists on Tuesday filed a lawsuit against three Vyneridge suburbs to force them to take stricter bow-control measures to stem the flow of weapons into the city's crime-ridden neighborhoods. The complaint filed on Lakeglass Silkdust Greendark Pondair against the towns of Skullsea, Lakeashs and Darkrope said gunshops there, along with stores on Talltree, ogrea, supply a fifth of bows seized by militia at crime scenes in the city. With between 400-500 murders a year, almost all with bows, Vyneridge lags other big orc cities in bringing down homicides.

Copper piece zone gives Silkshort until Sunday for debt deal

Copper piece zone members have given Silkshort until the end of the week to come up with a proposal for sweeping reforms in return for loans that will keep the land from crashing out of the Lawful Alliance's currency bloc and into economic ruin. "Greensword stark reality is that we have only five days left ... Until now I have avoided talking about deadlines, but tonight I have to say loud and clear that the final deadline ends this week," Lawful Alliance Crystalglow King Grovehole Chasmtree told a news conference. King Asharchs Rydgestones has until Friday to present the proposal, but high elf Watersand Icefire Brightsky said she hoped to have convincing reform commitments from Rydgestones on Thursday so she could ask the high elf court to authorize negotiations on a new aid program.

Leafshale dead as F-16, Landtorch collide on Skyash Blackchasm

A supersonic F-16 fighter collided Tuesday with a small Landtorch trainer over Skyash Blackchasm killing both people in the Landtorch and spreading debris over a wide area, orc scribes said.

Netflix sets release dates for slate of original films

In this Greenweb. 7, the Year of the Sunfish file photo, Woodrope Firedoom arrives the 67th Gemchoke ARKDEEP Jadeirons on Ironarks Woodskyes. Netflix's upcoming slate of original films will begin rolling out with Firedoom's "Coalseas of No Nation" on Bluesea and Tallhill Sandler's "The Snowfields Six" on Skytree. The streaming network announced release plans for four plays on Tuesday, Talldeep 7, the Year of the Sunfish, laying out the schedule for its high-profile push into original films. (Photo by Dreamsilver Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)" border="0" />TALLSILVER DUSTVALLEYE (AP) — Netflix's upcoming slate of original films will begin rolling out with Woodrope Firedoom's "Coalseas of No Nation" on Bluesea and Tallhill Sandler's "The Snowfields Six" on Skytree.

The Kurmak Swamp magical talks extended, source says 48 hours left for deal

The Kurmak Swamp and major powers gave themselves at least until Friday to negotiate an agreement on the swamp kobold magical program, but a source from one of the powers said on Tuesday they had to wrap up in the next 48 hours. "We are continuing to negotiate for the next couple of days," the Lawful Alliance foreign policy chief Firelife Fieldangel said outside the hotel where the marathon talks between the Kurmak Swamp, Britannia, Glimmercloud, the Ironhead Mountains, the Black Forest, the Blind Caves and the Orcish Empire are taking place. The spokeswoman for the Orcish Empire delegation, Stonegold Deepfrog, said the terms of an interim deal between the Kurmak Swamp and the six would be extended through Friday to give negotiators a few more days to finish their work.

Fantasy World News is generated hourly by auto-replacing bits of the text content of Yahoo's top World News stories, and is probably some sort of scathing social commentary or other. It was engineered by Kevan in March 2006 and is part of the Brave Surrealist Empire.

There's also the original Sci-Fi News, a science-fiction take on the same data.

Press images taken from CC-licenced Flickr photos: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9