Re: How is that different from Maran?

April 26, 2017 09:17AM
End-game is different, and the selection criteria of the people being murdered is different.

End-game:

Empire zealot is working toward a world in which the Empire reigns supreme and oppresses all of Thera. It's also explicitly evil to the extent CF associates "darkness" with "evil" and "light" with "good". Consider the slogan "<b>Darkness</b> and Order".

Maran is working toward a world in which everyone who is inherently evil has been eliminated. So, no more psychopaths mass-murdering people. No greedy bastards robbing people blind. No death mages killing people just to experiment on their corpse. Etc.

Target selection:

Empire zealot kills anyone who won't join the Empire. It's coercive with the goal of forcing everyone to get on board.

Maran kills anyone who is evil, specifically because they're evil. They're not trying to force anyone to join Fortress. The only thing they're trying to coerce is for people to not be evil. Which, presumably, is for the benefit of the innocents who suffer because of the evil person's actions.

But yes, to the extent both groups are "zealous", they're similar.
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Deleted Ezakyr

Java 350 April 25, 2017 09:27AM

Re: Deleted Ezakyr

scr 236 April 26, 2017 03:48AM

Yeah I got that feeling.

Java 243 April 26, 2017 04:14AM

Re: Yeah I got that feeling.

bufu 224 April 26, 2017 08:47AM

Re: Yeah I got that feeling.

Isildur(VIP) 221 April 26, 2017 09:45AM

Hey, jobs are fun kids. NT

Sam 168 April 26, 2017 01:49PM

You missed a chance to have some fun

zannon 255 April 26, 2017 05:12AM

I'm quite sure he'd grant SL on that

Kstatida 230 April 26, 2017 08:00AM

Re: I'm quite sure he'd grant SL on that

scr 224 April 26, 2017 08:29AM

This guy

wishore 218 April 27, 2017 05:20AM

Re: but you're evil and I'm not

Murphy 211 April 26, 2017 03:22AM

Re: Deleted Ezakyr

Isildur(VIP) 265 April 25, 2017 04:02PM

It's not about killing, it's about self-awareness

Kstatida 231 April 26, 2017 12:44AM

Re: It's not about killing, it's about self-awareness

Isildur(VIP) 227 April 26, 2017 04:43AM

How is that different from Maran? (n/t)

Kstatida 168 April 26, 2017 07:58AM

Re: How is that different from Maran?

Isildur(VIP) 229 April 26, 2017 09:17AM

Re: How is that different from Maran?

Kstatida 194 April 26, 2017 09:53AM

Re: How is that different from Maran?

Isildur(VIP) 236 April 26, 2017 12:22PM

And that's bullshit

Kstatida 207 April 26, 2017 12:46PM

That's what red aura means.

Murphy 199 April 26, 2017 04:49PM

Nuh uh

Kstatida 207 April 27, 2017 03:04AM

Re: Nuh uh

Isildur(VIP) 206 April 27, 2017 04:54AM

But

Kstatida 190 April 27, 2017 05:04AM

Helpfile disagrees

Murphy 203 April 27, 2017 03:12AM

Umm

Kstatida 195 April 27, 2017 05:05AM

Re: Umm

wishore 197 April 27, 2017 06:06AM

Bullshit again

Kstatida 188 April 27, 2017 08:38AM

You're missing an important aspect of Maran dogma.

Sam 206 April 26, 2017 01:47PM

This kind of reminds me of a short-lived religion a while back

Java 219 April 26, 2017 04:57AM

Muhadin

Matrik 203 April 26, 2017 06:46AM

Re: Muhadin

BlkDrgn 214 April 26, 2017 12:49PM

Differentiating Empire and Maran

starbright 230 April 25, 2017 11:08PM

Re: Differentiating Empire and Maran

wishore 211 April 26, 2017 04:07AM

Re: Differentiating Empire and Maran

Isildur(VIP) 216 April 26, 2017 04:35AM

Oh for sure

wishore 188 April 29, 2017 09:52AM

Don't worry, you wouldn't have gotten shadow lord, you're not in the perma. (n/t)

BlkDrgn 195 April 25, 2017 01:56PM

You could have just permagrouped with the other Imperials. (n/t)

jhyrbian 178 April 25, 2017 10:40AM

Re: Deleted Ezakyr

Kstatida 228 April 25, 2017 09:50AM

I get the goodie side of it

Java 225 April 25, 2017 10:02AM

Two Cents

Lokith 248 April 25, 2017 10:58AM

I get it, dude, I get it

Kstatida 230 April 25, 2017 10:26AM



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