March 24, 2013

The Great Ships by Morgan BaumanAs technological revolution dawns in Japan, the imperial government utilizes hidden factories to produce the great ships–steam-powered vehicles capable of flight and intended for combat.

The late 1860s in Japan set the stage for rapid change. Spontaneous movements break out protesting the strict roles enforced by society; the imperial government overthrows the shogunate and rewrites the religious doctrines for the nation even as so-called New Religions spread like wildfire. Social upheaval and unrest fill the nation.

When talismans fall from the sky on a clear day, how will the people react?