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Power of the gods

Though the Mortal Realms have been conquered by the forces of Chaos, the power of ancient gods still flows through them, as do currents of potent magical energy. It’s at sites like Dragonfate Dais and the Numinous Occulum that such power congregates, imbuing those who can channel it with god-like prescience, sorcerous strength or unnatural powers.

The Dragonfate Dais was once a site of great significance where priests and holy men would worship their deities. Now the dais is a dark and foreboding place, its disc-like platform floating ominously above a pool of sacrificial blood. Now only the bravest priests dare to pray between its draconic pillars, for the Dark Gods are ever-watchful of the pious and more than willing to lend them power in return for their future devotion.

Dragonfate Dais is crowned by five dragon-shaped columns capped by braziers filled with burning skulls. Dragonfate Dais is crowned by five dragon-shaped columns capped by braziers filled with burning skulls.
From above you can see the dais where the priest must stand to receive his blessing. One false prayer or unworthy offering, however, could see them plunge into the boiling pool below. From above you can see the dais where the priest must stand to receive his blessing. One false prayer or unworthy offering, however, could see them plunge into the boiling pool below.

Also available to pre-order this week is the Numinous Occulum, a site of great magical power.

Where Dragonfate Dais harnesses the power of the gods, the Numinous Occulum is a locus of magical energy. Though fallen into disrepair, ethereal energy still coalesces around the Numinous Occulum, enabling wizards to draw on its power.

The Numinous Occulum is a modular plastic kit that can be built in several different ways. It can even be combined with the Ophidian Archway to make one huge building. Check out issue 79 of White Dwarf for an example. The Numinous Occulum is a modular plastic kit that can be built in several different ways. It can even be combined with the Ophidian Archway to make one huge building. Check out issue 79 of White Dwarf for an example.
The interior of the building is just as detailed as the exterior, featuring faded murals, pillars in the shape of cockatrices and flagstones engraved with twin-tailed comets. The interior of the building is just as detailed as the exterior, featuring faded murals, pillars in the shape of cockatrices and flagstones engraved with twin-tailed comets.