These once former humans have become so addicted and dependent on the alternate realities of Infinispace that they’ve utterly abandoned their Realspace identities and tap into Infinispace illicitly from dark and hidden enclaves far from the prying eyes of The term "Tangle" refers specifically to the mass of humanity on Terra that resides between the three mile tall Techspire and the Barrier which acts as the final dividing line between the Tangle and t... More and the Spires is a term for the more specific Techspire, Warspire, and Lorespire that are the three arms of the human Triocracy. In a broader sense a Spire is the center of power on a given planet and/or sys... More. Their ability to rationalize is so far gone that they will not give a second thought to embracing the most dangerous and disfiguring body modifications from back alley Sensoriums.
Spirelings afflicted with psychological disorders are offered treatment, and if not successful they are cast from their respective Spire. In the case of Following the Transcendence Wars (2300-2310 CE), Terra became an inhospitable world compared to its pre-war state. Regardless, huamnity was forced to eek out an existence there with most survivors of ... More all ghols reside within the The term "Tangle" refers specifically to the mass of humanity on Terra that resides between the three mile tall Techspire and the Barrier which acts as the final dividing line between the Tangle and t... More, living in its darkest corners, or somewhere in the catacombs beneath. It is said there’s a large enclave of organized ghols somewhere deep in the bowels of the Underspire. Ghols are considered Uncitizens (nothing more than a pests) and are not the concern of a Spire, unless they in some way interfere with or interrupt Spire purposes.
Necessity of survival sometimes forces them to the surface where they often haunt the most isolated parts of the Tangle, murdering and thieving in order to eat and survive. The Spire considers them nothing more than pests and do nothing to curtail their activities. They’ve left that up to the Citizens to deal with.
Many people make no distinction between ghol’s and The Forgotten, the Lost, Lurkers ... they are known by many names, but their officially accepted name is the Obscurum. These are citizens of the Triocracy, with means and reasons, who have chosen to f... More, but the similarities have no foundation.
Faction: (sub)Human, corrupted The Mortalist and Transcendentalist belief systems arose as a gradual collision of ideas and values between human factions during the ~250 years between the beginning of the Digital Dark Age (2043 CE)... More
Exists in: Realspace
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