This board is the original creation of 3R!N, with inspiration from all sorts of places. She also did the skin, with the help of the wonderful synic, and this. Board graphics are (c) 3R!N. Characters and plots are (c) their respective players and instigators. Song lyrics (including the board name) are from Sweet Sacrifice, (c) Evanescence.

In creating this world, 3R!N drew inspiration from many sources, some more than others:

  • Books
    • The Anita Blake novels, by Laurell K. Hamilton
    • Blood and Chocolate, by Annette Curtis Klause
    • The Circle series, by Tamora Pierce
    • The Dark Is Rising sequence, by Susan Cooper
    • The Dresden Files, by Jim Butcher
    • The Enchanted Forest Chronicles, by Patricia C. Wrede
    • Good Omens, by Terry Prachett and Neil Gaiman
    • The Hollows series, by Kim Harrison
    • The Hounds of the Morrigan, by Pat O'Shea
    • The Merrideth Gentry novels, by Laurell K. Hamilton
    • A Midsummer Night's Dream, by William Shakespeare
    • The Tortall series, by Tamora Pierce
    • The Vampire Chronicles, by Anne Rice
    • Women of the Otherworld, by Kelley Armstrong
  • TV/Movies
    • Blade
    • Brothers Grimm
    • Constantine
    • Dragonheart
    • Dylan Dog
    • Hellboy
    • Legend
    • Let the Right One In
    • Lost Girl
    • Night Watch/Day Watch
    • Supernatural
    • The Tenth Kingdom
    • Underworld
    • The Vampire Diaries
    • Van Helsing

Special thanks go to my lovely internet ladies for patiently listening while ideas were bounced off of them, and for their valuable input. <3