News from 2003

Merry Christmas for the Day Before Yesterday

Merry Christmas for the Day Before Yesterday

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Firstly, I hope everyone had an enjoyable Christmas. Since before the Christmas break I’ve been meaning to add two new theories to this site. Jeremy Prusak has written a theory about the next dragon rider. He has also taken a different approach at...

More Literature

More Literature

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The Sharp Edge has completed the third chapter of his fan story, Panzer Dragoon: War of Dawn. For those who haven’t read the first few chapters, the story tells of fictional events that happened after Panzer Dragoon Saga, explaining what happens...

New Content From External Fans

New Content From External Fans

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Jeremy Prusak has written a new theory regarding the creatures of the Panzer Dragoon world. Were the natural animals simply wiped out along with the Ancient civilisation, or is there more regarding this interesting topic? The theory brings up...

Fanfics of the Past and the Present

Fanfics of the Past and the Present

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Firstly, Gehn the Berserker has written the second episode of his play-like fanfic, 02. This time the episode is from the Empire’s perspective. Also, I’ve written the first three chapters of my own piece of fan fiction called The Fall of the...

The Fan Fiction Phase

The Fan Fiction Phase

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There seems to be a lot of interest in writing Panzer Dragoon fan fiction recently, which is great news. Of all this site’s content, I’d have to say that the Fan Fiction section is one of the most worthwhile because it discusses the possibility of...

More Updates!

More Updates!

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The Sharp Edge has written the next part of his story which can be found in the Fan Fiction section as per usual. For those of us who cannot get enough of the Panzer Dragoon world, it’s always good to see more fan fiction. Also, I’ve added...

Of Facts and Fiction

Of Facts and Fiction

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Firstly, I’d like to announce the coming of a new section to The Will of the Ancients. The Mysteries section starts with four summaries containing factual (or as close to fact as you can get with a video game) summaries of various mysteries in the...

The Empire Expands its Influence

The Empire Expands its Influence

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As I checked my emails early this afternoon, I was pleasantly surprised to find the first Panzer Dragoon Orta MIDI awaiting me. Thomash Lee can be thanked for creating the MIDI of Saori Kobayashi’s Gigantic Fleet, the theme of the fourth episode...

Generic Update

Generic Update

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Updates have been few and far between recently due to a shortage of time. However, rest assured that we have plenty of content planned for the future, both near and distant. I feel we need more Panzer Dragoon Orta content, so I wrote a little...

Speculation and Art

Speculation and Art

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I haven’t compiled any theories for Panzer Dragoon in quite a few months now, so I decided to write up a theory that I came up with at the old Excavation Camp (R.I.P) forums. This theory talks about the ancient texts of Zoah …what if there was a...

The Sky Rider: Reloaded

The Sky Rider: Reloaded

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Just a minor update. I’ve written another theory revolving around Panzer Dragoon Saga’s Excavation Site and its possible sources of intrigue for the Heresy dragon. Plus, I’ve rewritten and reorganized much of my old, defunct Sky Rider Theory to...

The Will of the Ancients IRC Channel

The Will of the Ancients IRC Channel

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For the members of the Will of the Ancients forums (although anyone is welcome to join), I have created an IRC channel to discuss Panzer Dragoon topics in real time. For those who don’t know, IRC stands for Internet Relay Chat, a fast and popular...

Restructured Forums and Other Additions

Restructured Forums and Other Additions

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The current forums have been restructured. There are now three forums, the Seeker’s Stronghold, the Liberal District, and the Holy District. Hopefully this change will benefit the Panzer Dragoon community. I’ve made a thread explaining the...

A Poem, a Faction Summary, and a Piece of Fan Art

A Poem, a Faction Summary, and a Piece of Fan Art

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In the Fan Art section you’ll find an anime picture of Orta. It’s a nice change from the usual more serious looking CG version of the character. The image was created by Butleri. Also the Poems section has been updated with “Wings of a Dragon”, a...

New "World" Section and Panzer Dragoon Saga Screenshots

New "World" Section and Panzer Dragoon Saga Screenshots

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There’s just a couple of updates to the site tonight, but they are fairly large. First up is a new section that I have been meaning to add for quite some time. The World section features all of the text from the world part of Panzer Dragoon Orta’s...

Yet Another Theory!

Yet Another Theory!

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The Divine Visitor is said to be the player. The halls of official sources echo with the words, “Must I spell it out for you? It is the player!”, but I shall nevertheless pursue a topic that is still very much open to question like a hound dog...

The Flow of Panzer Content Never Stops

The Flow of Panzer Content Never Stops

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First and foremost, Neil has written the ninth chapter of his ever-revelatory fan faction, Panzer Dragoon X. The story is shaping up into something quite special. I’ve also put together two pieces of illustrated literature that I hope our...

The Will of the Ancients Forums Are Online

The Will of the Ancients Forums Are Online

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The new forums, titled “The Tower of Uru” and “Uru Underground Ruins” are ready for posting on. All the guff you need to know is basically in the first thread on the Tower of Uru forum, but if there are any questions or problems please leave a...

New Forums Soon

New Forums Soon

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Right. So if you’re an active member of the Panzer Dragoon community you’re probably come here to find where on earth the new forums are. For those of you who visit this site but weren’t a member of the Die Welt von Panzer Dragoon forums, let me...

New URL: http://www.panzerdragoon.net

New URL: http://www.panzerdragoon.net

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The Will of the Ancients now has its own domain, panzerdragoon.net. It’s fitting for a site that is made up of content from so many Panzer Dragoon fans. I would advise people to update their bookmarks although with an address this short it should...

Mega Website Update

Mega Website Update

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Well the holidays have finally come for me which means that I have more time to work on improving this website :) The amount of stuff I’ve been meaning to add in the last few weeks has mounted up so this update will feature a total of nine...

Two Sections Updated

Two Sections Updated

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Firstly, the Poems section has been extended with a new Poem about Iva, the main character of the Imperial side quest in Panzer Dragoon Orta. It was written by Neil and can be read by clicking here. It Contains Orta Spoilers. Also, Geoffrey has...

New Section and Moderator

New Section and Moderator

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The new section is a Poems section. So far there are two poems, one about the 8th Emperor and also a poem describing the desolate world created by the horrors from the Ancient Age. Submissions are welcome, as the Panzer Dragoon world is just...

Factions and Fan Art Sections Updated

Factions and Fan Art Sections Updated

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First up I have written a summary describing Edge, the dragon rider of Panzer Dragoon Saga. You can read it by clicking here. It Contains Orta Spoilers. If anyone is interested in making a contribution to the Factions section please send me an...

Additions to the Factions and Theories Sections

Additions to the Factions and Theories Sections

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The Factions section was only launched a few days ago and already I have had a submission for it. Neil has written a Dragonmare summary, which describes these foul beasts that roam the lands in Panzer Dragoon Orta. It Contains Orta Spoilers. ...