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Sharing the Gifts of Luna – Lunars

While the Solars claim to be the mightiest Exalts in Creation their partners, can certainly hold their own. Scattered during the Usurpation they plot revenge, build power, and forge their own destiny. Monica and Chazz talk about their themes of transformation, self-determination, and passion and what’s changed about them since 2e.

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Cast:

  • Monica – Developer for Exalted and longtime fan.
  • Chazz – Writer for Exalted and also longtime fan.
  • Terry – In no way related to Exalted, not yet a fan.

The opening theme is Return of the Solar Exalted, and the closing theme is The Sidereal Exalted – Lesser by Safe from Fanfare for the Chosen by James Semple and is used with permission.

Sworn Kinship Oath – The Dragon-Blooded

While the Solars were the generals during the uprising against the Primordials, the Dragon-Blooded were their soldiers. Empowered by the Elemental Dragons, embodiments of the elemental poles, the Dragon-Blooded have ruled the Realm and claimed the Threshold for almost eight centuries. Who are they like and what can they do? Monica and Chazz walk through their aspects, houses, and how they fit into Creation.

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Cast:

  • Monica – Developer for Exalted and longtime fan.
  • Chazz – Writer for Exalted and also longtime fan.
  • Terry – In no way related to Exalted, not yet a fan.

The opening theme is Return of the Solar Exalted, and the closing theme is The Sidereal Exalted – Lesser by Safe from Fanfare for the Chosen by James Semple and is used with permission.

Champions of the Unconquered Sun – Solars

The Unconquered Sun is the mightiest of the Incarnae and his Exalts, the Solars, are the mightiest of the Exalted. What can they do and how do you play one? Monica and Chazz go over charms, castes, history, and agendas of the Solars and how to get started in playing them. 

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Cast:

  • Monica – Developer for Exalted and longtime fan.
  • Chazz – Writer for Exalted and also longtime fan.
  • Terry – In no way related to Exalted, not yet a fan.

The opening theme is Return of the Solar Exalted, and the closing theme is The Sidereal Exalted – Lesser by Safe from Fanfare for the Chosen by James Semple and is used with permission.

Trackless Region Navigation – What is Creation?

So, we know what Exalted is, but where does it take place? Where did Creation come from? What kind of locations does it have? Monica and Chazz take you on a tour of the history of and geography of Creation and some of its more interesting denizens from beastmen to undead kaiju.

Map of Creation – A map with the ability to add distance measurements

Exalted 3rd Edition Core – A high-level overview of all of Creation

Dreams of the First Age – Box set outlining what Creation was like before the Usurpation

Brief history provided in Arms of the Chosen and in The Realm. The Realm also details the Blessed Isle. Stay tuned for Across the Eight Directions to get more details. In the mean time, the Compass of Terrestrial Directions series details the main regions of Creation as of Second Edition and the Compass of Celestial Directions series outlines regions outside Creation.

Opening the Mind’s Gate, What Is Exalted?

Welcome to the Systematic Understanding of Everything – an Exalted Podcast! In our first episode, hosts Monica and Chazz walk through what Exalted is and how you can get started playing it.Exalted is a high-energy game in a decidedly non-Western setting where you play one of the most powerful entities in all of Creation. In the core book, you were fashioned as a human weapon to kill those who created the gods but your destiny is again in your hands.

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Cast:

  • Monica – Developer for Exalted and longtime fan.
  • Chazz – Writer for Exalted and also longtime fan.
  • Terry – In no way related to Exalted, not yet a fan.

The opening theme is Return of the Solar Exalted, and the closing theme is The Sidereal Exalted – Lesser by Safe from Fanfare for the Chosen by James Semple and is used with permission.