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Poppin' Arms ~ Dorm Lounge

Namohysip

Dragon Enthusiast
Staff
Partners
  1. charizard
Down the hall of the dorm rooms was a much larger room that was a communal meeting room where all guildmates and otherwise can meet up to chill out, as Pop called it. Board games, dart games, and various other recreational furniture made up a small portion of the floorspace here, along with several seats and a community fridge. The cozy atmosphere even had some light music playing from a Sky Jukebox, if one wished to turn it on.

Guildmates not limited to Team Spectrum often came here to relax on their downtime, either before or after a mission. Noise rules were relaxed in this room, due in part to the fact that it was separated a little further away from the actual bedrooms. But otherwise, the room had the same rules as the rest--including, for some reason, that specific rule banning Surf indoors...

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Persephone

Ace Trainer
Pronouns
her/hers
Partners
  1. vulpix-alola
Cuicatl walked into the lounge. It had taken her long enough to get here. She felt weirdly not-terrible, all things considered. Must've been Celeste.

She paused before the door. She heard/smelled the strangest dragon that she'd ever met in her life. That seemed to be worth investigating. She knocked on the door with her head, in case it was a bedroom or something.
 

Ambyssin

am i spoopy?
Location
Etherium
Pronouns
he/him
Partners
  1. silvally-dragon
  2. necrozma-ultra
Bahamut poked an eye open. Ah. The little deino girl. "Are you lost, child? This is a lounge room."
 

Persephone

Ace Trainer
Pronouns
her/hers
Partners
  1. vulpix-alola
Oh. So it is a common area. Or something.

"No. I wanted to talk with you if you have the time."
 

Persephone

Ace Trainer
Pronouns
her/hers
Partners
  1. vulpix-alola
“Okay.” Cuicatl walked in and sat down, legs talked beneath her. “How have you been since the last fight? I know you found your son again.”
 

Persephone

Ace Trainer
Pronouns
her/hers
Partners
  1. vulpix-alola
Oh no. She probably should've seen that coming from the brief mention of him in the tech building, but didn't.

"I'm sorry." She paused. "Maybe it's better he isn't here, getting mixed up in all of this."
 

Persephone

Ace Trainer
Pronouns
her/hers
Partners
  1. vulpix-alola
“Oh.” Oh, shit. “How are you holding up, then?”
 

Ambyssin

am i spoopy?
Location
Etherium
Pronouns
he/him
Partners
  1. silvally-dragon
  2. necrozma-ultra
"I'm... no different than I have been. Full of regret. Constantly asking what-if's." Bahamut's core glowed a deep, sorrowful purple. "It won't make a different to us here on Cibus, though."
 

Persephone

Ace Trainer
Pronouns
her/hers
Partners
  1. vulpix-alola
That was sad. Really, really sad. Over a thousand years and he hadn't been able to move on. Cuicatl wondered how long she needed to pay penance. Years. Maybe decades. Centuries? No one would have even remembered her victim in a thousand years. But the idea that she could just move on after what had happened... admitting it was even possible, long down the line was daunting.

"I understand." Cuicatl finally said. "The loss and the regret, not the timescale."
 

Ambyssin

am i spoopy?
Location
Etherium
Pronouns
he/him
Partners
  1. silvally-dragon
  2. necrozma-ultra
"Yes. Seems like everyone here has suffered some form of heartbreak. Perhaps that's why we heeded a summons from a creature like Diyem." Bahamut rested his head against his forelegs, minding the black spikes jutting up from his ankles. "The shadows seem drawn to us in that regard. I wonder if anyone will sink into darkness without that machine forcing it to happen..."
 

Persephone

Ace Trainer
Pronouns
her/hers
Partners
  1. vulpix-alola
"That's a little terrifying, isn't it?"

After all, she'd let them in before. Or maybe the shadows were her? Either way, she was still a danger to herself and others, machine or not.

"Should we stay close or apart, then? Close enough to be quickly defeated, or far enough away that we won't hurt each other..."
 

Ambyssin

am i spoopy?
Location
Etherium
Pronouns
he/him
Partners
  1. silvally-dragon
  2. necrozma-ultra
"I don't believe it matters. Too many free spirit types on this team." Despite still lying down, Bahamut gestured toward a window with one of his hands. "I mean... look how many meandered when we were highly encouraged to come to Destiny Village." He shrugged his shoulders. "It's a miracle we coordinate as well as we do in battle."
 

Persephone

Ace Trainer
Pronouns
her/hers
Partners
  1. vulpix-alola
“Oh.” So he’d already given up on the war, too. It was depressing to talk to him. This coming from Cuicatl, who people routinely shied away from once they found out how depressing she was. “I think I’m going to go back to my room, if that’s okay? Get a nap in. Or full sleep. I’m not good with time since I can’t see the light.”
 

Ambyssin

am i spoopy?
Location
Etherium
Pronouns
he/him
Partners
  1. silvally-dragon
  2. necrozma-ultra
Bahamut lumbered to his feet, yawning. "I'll take you back. There's a bunch of equipment haphazardly laying around the hall. Wouldn't want you to bump into any of it." He walked over to Cuicatl and gingerly scooped her up with his prism hands. Bahamut placed her on his back and walked out of the room.

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R5 - Dorm picks with a Candle and a Mudkip

Fusion

Exploring The Infinite
Pronouns
Him/His
Vix had spent most of the day getting stuff together for Icetales' party, which included a lot of reading. As much as she loved it, it wore her out rather quickly. She was currently melted over a beanbag chair close to the Sky Jukebox, looking through the song collection to find something to listen to.

Most of these sound terrible.

A bold statement seeing how Vix couldn't name a song to save her life. "I have no idea what to pick..." Vix groaned. It felt like a fruitless effort, but she continued looking through the songs anyway.

Maybe let someone else pick a song?

And have all her efforts be dashed to the winds? Of course not. But Vix wouldn't exactly stop someone from choosing a song.
 

Navarchu

Exploration Team leader
Pronouns
He/Him
Partners
  1. swampert
"I miss walking on two legs." Shiron, still stumbling and adjusting to his new body, walked inside the lounge.

The Mudkip looked around to see if anyone was there. Hopefully, someone would explain better what was going on. Grumbling to himself, he stared at the Sky Jukebox, noticing a Pokémon there.

"Yes! Finally, lonely no longer!" He thought, a smile flashing on the Mudkip's face, who ran a few meters before tripping, falling to the ground with a large THUD.
 
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