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Old 12-07-2012, 08:40 PM   #1
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Default Defining Hearts

I'd just like to clarify what exactly a Heart does. Please feel free to add what non-canon material you wish.

A Heart is a Parachute. If you die, it will rescue you from Limbo and drag your butt back to H/H where you can navel gaze while you heal from 'whatever'. (Never heard any explanation of Trauma except 'it is')

A Heart can also provide...someone...with a link to you so they can keep watch (?) and locate the Servitor. I'm a little chary on this point, because if you need to touch the Heart to 'peep', it seems that Hellish Hearts can only be manipulated by a Superior.

---Onto that last point: Does the Heart provide enough of a locus that he can just gather a large number of Calabim and teleport them directly to the demon? If true, the whole 'watching' and 'teleporting' thing forces the demons (and angels) to have to toe the line a lot harder...which makes the game a lot less fun, but makes The Game a lot more effective.

A Superior holding a Heart can inflict Dissonance and Discord on the Celestial. OUCH! If there isn't an upper limit, a wayward Celestial can quickly find itself stigmatic, blind, deaf, with pustulant sores covering their entire bodies. Yuck! Is there any upper limit on this? None shown.

That is all I can think of in the abilities of a Heart.


Are Hearts pieces of a Celestial's soul?
Curtis Says: Remember to take your Shots. And use a tight grouping.
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