GM Dictionary: Spirits #13

October is finally here! It is time for tricks, treats, and ghosts! This months GM Dictionary is centered around spirits and some of the different forms and aspects they have had over the centuries.


Ka

The ancient Egyptian concept of soul or spirit involved different, distinguishable parts. The ka is a form of anima or essence which represents the difference between life and death. When the ka left a person’s body they were dead.


This is a mini-article series featuring short explanations for words more commonly used in RPGs (or potentially so!) than normal conversation. Each month will hold a different theme and each weekday will have a different word. Note: these are personal, simple breakdowns and not perfect. Please tell me if I am mistaken and I will work to correct it! For anyone looking for a collected work please check out our Patreon. All patrons get a PDF collected copy each month!

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