Somewhere deep seated in the great Eastern Forests, tropical wilderness highly steeped in legend, one man will find his solace after years of searching.. years of wandering, never stopping for long.. always looking for a home to call his own.
Knowing that it is an impossibility to wander forever, Kujaku Silverdragon, being of a dying people changed by the very Life Blood of the Planet and the most evil and hellish of creatures born not of This World, would stake his claim here. And draw forth himself from the Planet’s veins a place of sanctuary.
A place of Respite.
One of Tranquility.
Unlike his predecessors, Kujaku would not draw from the evils placed and seeded within the Planet’s Life, but that of the purity itself. From the tips of his fingers, towers would grow, battlements would spread, bastions would commence to be… and there would be Home.
Spires and crystal would stretch to the skies, blooming from the midst of a verdant Cloud Forest, mists drawing on the very essence of the Planet, wreathing all in something of an ethereal atmosphere. Beauty wasn’t near strong enough a word to describe the citadel, which looked to be made of something crystalline. Even at night, the castle would take on the strangest and eeriest of green glows, but it was more fascinating then something to be feared.
Emerald Alcazar is a massive Castle structure, erected from the Planet’s Blood, and for all of you who are not familiar with this term, LifeStream. Crafted by Kujaku’s hands, it now stands as a full, solid entity, the flow controlled by a massive Lake of LifeStream at its center, beneath the ‘Great Dome’. All of this Planet Blood surrounding the castle, in it's Great Lake was pure and beautiful, full of life.. life to keep all other life alive. Unlike the impure, radioactive Mako drawn from the earth by others in years past, Kujaku's LifeStream was the real deal.. made from the unscathed portions.
As you approach the citadel, you walk up a winding path of white slate and marble hewn from the Forest rock, both sides of the wide path encapsulated by green crystal-like pillars, stretching towards the sky. There is nothing but a massive moat surrounding Emerald Alcazar, filled to the brim with LifeStream. The only other way to reach the castle is by air.
Inside, past the main double doors of solid deep green wood, lies the main greeting area, stretching out with a myriad of hallways to find even more places within it’s walls. Seeing as to the size of Emerald Alcazar, it would be easy to get lost right away.. if one did not know the lay of the land. Much like the Forest surrounding the bastion, many of the halls were winding, the steps curving, the corners twisted… But it was as it was.
Bar and Inn
Trees, grasses, and ferns grow all throughout the halls, right out of the existing stonework and crystal. Do not be alarmed by this, as it is all a natural occurrence and something the Master of the castle prefers. After the main hall, there is a door straight to your right that leads to the bar area, greens and blacks the color of décor. A few well furnished tables and chairs are about, along with plush couches and duvets, finely carpeted and hard wood floored.. though all wood is a deep, verdant green, nearly black. The bar top is of fine black marble, and of course there is every sort of liquor and drink you could ask for.. along with a grand kitchen behind and food alike. Kujaku is the Master Chef himself, as it has always been a favorite vocation of his since he was young. He’d gladly cook you whatever you desire.
Besides the bar, there are rooms galore.. all situated above the first floor of Emerald Alcazar. As many as you need, whatever you want.. it will be created to suit.
Throughout Emerald Alcazar, there are all sorts of things to keep one’s interest. Just to mention a few, there includes a Pool area, heated and no, Grand Gardens, Crystal Ballroom, and a massive Fighting Arena. More to come on the specifics.
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A wistful sigh of contentment flickered from between a pair of full lips curved in a slight smile of satisfaction. It was finally finished! "My home..." The tall man murmured to no one in particular, standing inside the massive front hall of Emerald Alcazar, staring up at the high domed ceiling. "...is finally here."
Turning about himself, massive silver wings and long silver hair glittering in the light dripping down from above, Kujaku Silverdragon took in his new surroundings, happy with everything his emerald eyes beheld. "Finished." He murmured again before moving to walk across the black tiled floors. Each one seemed to shimmer as he stepped over them.
Walking with soft taps of black souled boots, the silver haired man moved to his right, viewing the bar area. It was just as he had envisioned.. There was just something about walking inside a place you yourself created.. seeing it all in the splendor you imagined. It caused a warmth to bubble up inside him, and Kujaku found himself laughing quietly as he moved to take a place behind the bar counter.
Of course for now, he was the only one here at all. Who knew if anyone truly would come for days and days on end? Regardless, he would be happy, even if just by himself.
Busying himself in the kitchen, his favorite past time in vocation, Kujaku rooted about in the many refrigerators, cupboards, and closets, making sure everything he needed or wanted was present. Yes.. anything at all, it was at his disposal. Grinning like a child at his pure glee, random sounds of laughter and chuckling could be heard coming from the direction of the kitchen areas...
Poking his head out from the kitchen doorway, eyes viewing the bar area after hearing something of a... thud.
"Ah, welcome, traveler." Kujaku smiled and came forward, standing behind the bar and leaning against it. "Could I interest you in something? A drink.. or some food, perhaps?" The silver haired man's voice was soft and deep.
Supressing a chuckle, Kujaku nodded and ducked below the bar, sliding open a chilled panel to select the drink of the man's choosing. Grabbing a glass that hung down from above, after standing up, he chunked a few pieces of ice into that before pouring the Coke into it.
Bubbling and fizzing, Kujaku took it to the man and set it down upon the table, coaster beneath the glass. "There you are, Sir. Enjoy." With that the silver haired man moved back behind the bar and took a seat.