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The Chains of the Emperor is an Arcanos unique to the wraiths of the Dark Kingdom of Jade. The only wraiths with knowledge of this Arcanos are those who are members of or were once members of the Immortal Guard. The art was developed by Yu Huang and his advisor Fu Xia. The Chains of the Emperor can subdue any wraith, kuei, or lesser Spectre.

Chains of the Emperor has some abilities in common with Moliate. It also directly opposes Argos.

Basic Abilities

  • Soul Anchor: A Guardsman can detect any nearby uses of Argos.

Standard Powers

  • Menu hover bullet.pngMenu bullet.pngMenu bullet.pngMenu bullet.pngMenu bullet.png Brilliance: A Guardman can cause their skin to glow with an eerie inner brilliance.
  • Menu hover bullet.pngMenu hover bullet.pngMenu bullet.pngMenu bullet.pngMenu bullet.png Shackles: A Guardsman may create shackles from his own Corpus to bind another wraith.
  • Menu hover bullet.pngMenu hover bullet.pngMenu hover bullet.pngMenu bullet.pngMenu bullet.png Snare: A Guardsman can cancel any use of Argos.
  • Menu hover bullet.pngMenu hover bullet.pngMenu hover bullet.pngMenu hover bullet.pngMenu bullet.png Lariat: A Guardsman may use the Shackle ability for a much larger range.
  • Menu hover bullet.pngMenu hover bullet.pngMenu hover bullet.pngMenu hover bullet.pngMenu hover bullet.png Net: A Guardsman can snag a group of wraiths with abilities similar to Snare and Shackles.

Alternate Powers

None are known.

References

Wraith: The Oblivion Arcanoi
The Great 13 Argos · Castigate · Embody · Fatalism · Inhabit · Keening · Lifeweb · Moliate · Outrage · Pandemonium · Phantasm · Puppetry · Usury
Forbidden Flux · Intimation · Mnemosynis
Dark Arcanoi Blighted Insight · Contaminate · Corruption · False Life · Hive-Mind · Larceny · Maleficence · Shroud-Rending · Tempest-Weaving · Tempestos
Risen Fascinate · Serendipity
Jade Chains of the Emperor · Way of the Artisan · Way of the Farmer · Way of the Merchant · Way of the Scholar · Way of the Soul
Miscellaneous Alloyed · Behest · Connaissance · Displace · Kinesis · Leechcraft · Tempered
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