7. The Mad God’s Playground

Cogs: Footnotes

The Mad God's Playground is the seventh arc in Cogs. Avril grieves for the losses he suffered in The Bastard Cadre, but his enemies are relentless and a new threat is emerging that puts everybody in Rasa in danger...

  • Avril Ethanson: A young man who was raised salvaging tech in the wastelands and later learned he was the first-sworn in Lord Obdurin’s scattered cadre.
  • Beads: A hunter with a talent for finding things.
  • Charsa: A young woman with ocular implants who travels Rasa.
  • Chet: A sorcerer from Freetown.
  • Damorsin: One of the true gods. The god of Mawtar.
  • Davis: A hunter who works for the Company.
  • Dom: An ex-solider from Freetown.
  • Duman Chi’Damorsin Chosen, Lord: The Lord of Mawtar. Damorsin’s Chosen.
  • Ely: A sorcerer from Charsa’s past.
  • Ensay d’Tal: A hunter who uses synthetic bodies.
  • Ethan Godkin: A former solider and advisor to Lord Obdurin who raised Avril in the wastelands salvaging tech.
  • Feldarsin Pure: A hunter and a dualist who works with Terin.
  • Fitan: An inhabitant of the Dragonlands who works with Kalat.
  • Framan: A giant who has the ability to travel.
  • Gabe: A hunter with a talent for sniping.
  • Gaius: A young man Charsa met in Leskit.
  • Gian: A hunter.
  • Gordon Chi’Obdurin Bondsan: The first-sworn in a Rhynsian cadre.
  • Harlan Freetown: An ex-solider from Freetown who fights to keep his people safe from Lord Duman.
  • Hawk: A vulture who is rounding up talented people.
  • Kalat: An inhabitant of the Dragonlands who works with Kalat.
  • Kararril Chi'Charde Chosen, Lord: The Lord of Yergold’s Range. Charde’s chosen.
  • Lars: A dragon hunter.
  • Laurill: A young woman with a talent for finding hidden information. A member of Lord Obdurin’s scattered cadre.
  • Maria Godkin: Ethan Godkin’s deceased wife.
  • Mart: An ex-solider from Freetown.
  • Mattatan Chi’Obdurin Bondsan: The first-sworn in a Rhynsian cadre.
  • Maxian Tralitson: A dualist and the son of Tralit d’Arathan. A member of Lord Obdurin’s scattered cadre.
  • Obdurin Chi’Rhysin Chosen, Lord: The Lord of Rhyne. Rhysin’s chosen.
  • Omar: The dead god.
  • Ranora fi’Intar: An artist who travels the wastelands.
  • Rapta Noland: A gun-for-hire with no loyalties.
  • Rhysin: One of the true gods. The god of Rhyne.
  • Riltan: An inhabitant of the Dragonlands who works with Tarmalan.
  • Saber: An ex-movie star turned freedom fighter from Freetown.
  • Sky: A hunter who works for the Company.
  • Sorros d’Shan: An immortal who has aligned himself with Lord Obdurin.
  • Tarmalan: An inhabitant of the Dragonlands who works with Kalat and Fitan.
  • Terin Pure: A hunter who works with Feldarsin.
  • Theen: The leader of a crew of hunters.
  • Thorn Chi’Mikkel Bondsan: The first-sworn of one of Lord Mikkel’s cadres.
  • Tig: Lars's brother.
  • Valan: The Lord of Lancity.
  • Zin: A young woman who dreams of alternate realities. A member of Lord Obdurin’s scattered cadre.