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Lose yourself in the wondrous world of Lunis Aquaria.
Explore daunting deserts, treacherous mountains and the deep blue of the Morcain sea.
If you enjoy the fairy tales of old you will enjoy this collection of nine short adventure stories.
- Coming of beasts:
A mysterious Lady uses her powers to cultivate the land. When five otherworldly visitors arrive, she gives them a set of powers to aid them on their quest.
- The sacred maiden:
When a young girl's house is raided, she escapes. One thief chases her into the night. Both of them find something they never thought they would.
- Moon Flower:
To win the heart of a girl, a young man sets out to find the most beautiful flower there ever was.
He faces the dangers of the mountains, looking for a flower that might not even exist.
- Thomas and the wolf:
A wolf finds a little boy watching a blazing fire in which his family is trapped. The wolf takes the boy to meet the only person he trusts.
- The witch of Monterra Mountain:
The blacksmith's apprentice falls for a woman who's accused of witchcraft.
He promised his mother to pass the blacksmith's test before marrying a girl; that meant killing a bear with a sword forged by his own hand.
- Shepherd's Stick:
A scholar ventures into the desert to experience the ghost stories the elders tell to scare the children. He finds much more than just a ghost.
- Archipelago of Wonder:
A fisherman survives a storm and ends up on a tropical island. As he looks for resources to repair his ship, he receives help from an unexpected source.
- Decapod's Ire:
An archer joins a seafaring crew to hunt the creature that destroyed a handful of fishing boats.
- Lovers through time:
A time traveller finds the love of his life in the past and must find a way for them to be together.
The sun is setting. The bright blue of the sky changes in a warm orange before it turns navy blue. Twilight slowly turns into night and the voices of the birds fade away.
To the West, a moon shows itself, chasing away the clouds that block its light. The tree casts a shadow in the moonlight. On the other side of the tree another shadow appears. To the East, a second moon appears from behind the mountains.
The reflection of light reveals the surface of the moons moves. It’s hypnotizing, how the moons seem to glitter.
A meow comes from the bushes and a moment later a large feline with fur as dark as night sky jumps out. The silver spots on his fur have the same patterns as the stars above.
The air behind the feline moves and changes color. The ethereal image of a woman appears without becoming solid. Her lips move as if she wants to say something.
“Welcome to Lunis Aquaria”
Many of the stories are reminiscent of fairytales I read when I was younger, and I find reading them rather relaxing. Quite a welcome change from some stuff going on in the real world.