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<cards>

	<card>
		<name>First Linguistics Excellency</name>
		<exalt>Terrestrial</exalt>
		<ability>Linguistics</ability>
		<stats>
			<cost><mote>1</mote> / 2 dice</cost>
			<type>Reflexive (Step 1 or 2)</type>
			<duration>Instant</duration>
		</stats>
		<keywords>
			<keyword>Combo-OK</keyword>
		</keywords>
		<text>
			<para><mote>1</mote> / 2 dice: Add two dice per mote to a single roll. If defending, roll and add +1 DV per success.</para>
			<para>No Charm or combination of Charms may add more than [Ability + Specialty] dice to a single roll.</para>
			<para>Can be Comboed or used with Second Excellency. Is incompatible with Third Excellency</para>
		</text>
		<source>
			<title>MoEP: Dragon-Blooded</title>
			<page>128</page>
		</source>
		<requirements>
			<trait>1</trait>
			<essence>1</essence>
		</requirements>
	</card>


	<card>
		<name>Second Linguistics Excellency</name>
		<exalt>Terrestrial</exalt>
		<ability>Linguistics</ability>
		<stats>
			<cost><mote>2</mote> / success</cost>
			<type>Reflexive (Step 1 or 2)</type>
			<duration>Instant</duration>
		</stats>
		<keywords>
			<keyword>Combo-OK</keyword>
		</keywords>
		<text>
			<para><mote>2</mote> / success: Add one success per two motes to a single roll. If defending, add +1 DV per 2 motes spent.
			Each added success counts as two added dice.</para>
			<para>No Charm or combination of Charms may add more than [Ability + Specialty] dice to a single roll.</para>
			<para>Can be Comboed or used with Second Excellency. Is incompatible with Third Excellency</para>
		</text>
		<source>
			<title>MoEP: Dragon-Blooded</title>
			<page>128</page>
		</source>
		<requirements>
			<trait>1</trait>
			<essence>1</essence>
		</requirements>
	</card>

	<card>
		<name>Third Linguistics Excellency</name>
		<exalt>Terrestrial</exalt>
		<ability>Linguistics</ability>
		<stats>
			<cost><mote>4</mote></cost>
			<type>Reflexive (Step 4 or 6)</type>
			<duration>Instant</duration>
		</stats>
		<keywords>
			<keyword>Combo-OK</keyword>
		</keywords>
		<text>
			<para><mote>4</mote>: Reroll a single roll, and take the new result if it is better than the old one. If defending, increase the relevant DV by ½ Ability, rounded up.</para>
			<para>This Charm may not affect any roll that has been enhanced with the First or Second Excellency.</para>
		</text>
		<source>
			<title>MoEP: Dragon-Blooded</title>
			<page>128</page>
		</source>
		<requirements>
			<trait>1</trait>
			<essence>1</essence>
		</requirements>
	</card>

	<card>
		<name>Terrestrial Linguistics Reeinforcement</name>
		<exalt>Terrestrial</exalt>
		<ability>Linguistics</ability>
		<stats>
			<cost><mote>1</mote> / 2 dice + <mote>1</mote> per subject</cost>
			<type>Simple</type>
			<duration>One Scene</duration>
		</stats>
		<keywords>
			<keyword>Combo-OK</keyword>
			<keyword>Touch</keyword>
		</keywords>
		<text>
			<para><mote>1</mote> / 2 dice + <mote>1</mote> per subject: Increase the ratings in the Charm Ability for up to [Essence] allies. This counts as dice bonuses through charms similar to the First Excellency.</para>
			<para>This Charm may not add more dice than the character already has in the Ability and the Ability may not be raised beyond the rating of the Charm User.</para>
		</text>
		<source>
			<title>MoEP: Dragon-Blooded</title>
			<page>128</page>
		</source>
		<requirements>
			<trait>3</trait>
			<essence>2</essence>
		</requirements>
	</card>

	<card>
		<name>Cipher Missive</name>
		<exalt>Terrestrial</exalt>
		<ability>Linguistics</ability>
		<stats>
			<type>Simple (Dramatic Action)</type>
			<duration>Instant</duration>
			<cost><mote>3</mote></cost>
		</stats>
		<keywords>
			<keyword>Combo-OK</keyword>
		</keywords>
		<text>
			<para><mote>3</mote>: Write a document with a number of pages no more than Essence. Roll Intelligence + Linguistics notes the number of successes. The document is written in a cipher, any attempt to decipher it is an extended Intelligence + Linguistics roll with difficulty of the writer's Essence requiring a number of excess successes equal to the writer's initial successes. The time-interval for these rolls is a number of days equal to the writer's Essence.</para>
			<para>When using this charm the writer may identify a number of individuals up to her Essence who can read the document normally. Alternatively he may declare a single specific class of people who can read the document.</para>
		</text>
		<source>
			<title>MoEP: Dragon-Blooded</title>
			<page>129</page>
		</source>
		<requirements>
			<trait>2</trait>
			<essence>1</essence>
		</requirements>
	</card>

	<card>
		<name>Craft Icon</name>
		<exalt>Terrestrial</exalt>
		<ability>Linguistics</ability>
		<stats>
			<type>Simple</type>
			<duration>Instant</duration>
			<cost><mote>2</mote></cost>
		</stats>
		<keywords>
			<keyword>Combo-OK</keyword>
		</keywords>
		<text>
			<para><mote>2</mote>: Write or carve a pictogram into any surface. Roll Manipulation + Linguistics with a difficulty of 2. Each excess success gives 1 minute worth of detailed instructions to anyone who examines the pictogram for a minute. The symbol is 2 square inches in size per excess success.</para>
		</text>
		<source>
			<title>MoEP: Dragon-Blooded</title>
			<page>130</page>
		</source>
		<requirements>
			<trait>3</trait>
			<essence>3</essence>
		</requirements>
	</card>

	<card>
		<name>Language-Learning Ritual</name>
		<exalt>Terrestrial</exalt>
		<ability>Linguistics</ability>
		<stats>
			<type>Simple (Dramatic Action)</type>
			<duration>One week</duration>
			<cost><mote>5</mote>, <willpower>1</willpower></cost>
		</stats>
		<text>
			<para><mote>5</mote>, <willpower>1</willpower>: The exalt becomes completely fluent in one language to which she was listening whilst activating this charm. The dramatic action is one hour of meditation.</para>
		</text>
		<source>
			<title>MoEP: Dragon-Blooded</title>
			<page>129</page>
		</source>
		<requirements>
			<trait>2</trait>
			<essence>1</essence>
		</requirements>
	</card>

	<card>
		<name>Poisoned Tongue Technique</name>
		<exalt>Terrestrial</exalt>
		<ability>Linguistics</ability>
		<stats>
			<type>Simple</type>
			<duration>Concentration</duration>
			<cost><mote>2</mote>, <willpower>1</willpower></cost>
		</stats>
		<keywords>
			<keyword>Combo-OK</keyword>
			<keyword>Social</keyword>
		</keywords>
		<text>
			<para><mote>2</mote>, <willpower>1</willpower>: Target a conversation within Essence x 100 feet which teh exlt can hear. Roll Manipulation + Linguistics on one success minor details of the conversation may be altered, with three successes major details, and with five or more any aspect.</para>
			<para>Those in the targeted conversation may roll Wits + Perception with diff. of the exalt's Essence on success the fact that the conversation is being altered becomes apparent.</para>
		</text>
		<source>
			<title>MoEP: Dragon-Blooded</title>
			<page>130</page>
		</source>
		<requirements>
			<trait>3</trait>
			<essence>3</essence>
		</requirements>
	</card>

	<card>
		<name>Speech Without Words</name>
		<exalt>Terrestrial</exalt>
		<ability>Linguistics</ability>
		<stats>
			<type>Simple</type>
			<duration>One scene</duration>
			<cost><mote>2</mote> + <mote>1</mote> / ally</cost>
		</stats>
		<keywords>
			<keyword>Combo-Basic</keyword>
		</keywords>
		<text>
			<para><mote>2</mote> + <mote>1</mote> / ally: This Charm allows the Terrestrial to communicate via gestures with a maximum number of allies equal to her Wits + Linguistics.</para>
		</text>
		<source>
			<title>MoEP: Dragon-Blooded</title>
			<page>131</page>
		</source>
		<requirements>
			<trait>3</trait>
			<essence>3</essence>
		</requirements>
	</card>

	<card>
		<name>Thousand Tongues Meditation</name>
		<exalt>Terrestrial</exalt>
		<ability>Linguistics</ability>
		<stats>
			<type>Simple</type>
			<duration>One scene</duration>
			<cost><mote>4</mote></cost>
		</stats>
		<keywords>
			<keyword>Combo-OK</keyword>
			<keyword>Social</keyword>
		</keywords>
		<text>
			<para><mote>4</mote>: Target no more than Essence speakers. For the duration the Exalt may communicate verbaly with all of them regardless of labguage used.</para>
		</text>
		<source>
			<title>MoEP: Dragon-Blooded</title>
			<page>130</page>
		</source>
		<requirements>
			<trait>3</trait>
			<essence>2</essence>
		</requirements>
	</card>

	<card>
		<name>Voice of Mastery</name>
		<exalt>Terrestrial</exalt>
		<ability>Linguistics</ability>
		<stats>
			<type>Simple</type>
			<duration>One scene</duration>
			<cost><mote>5+</mote></cost>
		</stats>
		<keywords>
			<keyword>Combo-OK</keyword>
			<keyword>Social</keyword>
		</keywords>
		<text>
			<para><mote>5</mote>: Select one target. For the duration add Essence to all rolls related to speach aimed at that target and Essence/2 to all parry MDVs against attacks from the target. Each additional <mote>1</mote> spent when the charm is activated doubles the number of targets.</para>
		</text>
		<source>
			<title>MoEP: Dragon-Blooded</title>
			<page>131</page>
		</source>
		<requirements>
			<trait>4</trait>
			<essence>3</essence>
		</requirements>
	</card>

	<card>
		<name>Voices on the Wind</name>
		<exalt>Terrestrial</exalt>
		<ability>Linguistics</ability>
		<stats>
			<duration>One minute</duration>
			<type>Simple</type>
			<cost><mote>3+</mote></cost>
		</stats>
		<keywords>
			<keyword>Combo-OK</keyword>
		</keywords>
		<text>
			<para><mote>3</mote>: Target a particular named person. For the duration the exalt can hear clearly any conversation involving that person originating within Essence x 100 feet and can pinpoint the speaker's location. Each additional <mote>1</mote> spent when the charm is activated increases the range by a factor of 10.</para>
		</text>
		<source>
			<title>MoEP: Dragon-Blooded</title>
			<page>131</page>
		</source>
		<requirements>
			<trait>4</trait>
			<essence>3</essence>
		</requirements>
	</card>

	<card>
		<name>Wind-Carried Words Technique</name>
		<exalt>Terrestrial</exalt>
		<ability>Linguistics</ability>
		<stats>
			<duration>Instant</duration>
			<type>Simple</type>
			<cost><mote>1</mote> per message plus distance</cost>
		</stats>
		<keywords>
			<keyword>Combo-OK</keyword>
		</keywords>
		<text>
			<para><mote>1</mote>: Transmit a message no longer than 25 words immediately to one target within Essence x 100 feet who's position is known to within Essence x 5 miles. Each additional <mote>1</mote> spent when the charm is activated increases the range by a factor of 10, but the precision is unaffected.</para>
		</text>
		<source>
			<title>MoEP: Dragon-Blooded</title>
			<page>131</page>
		</source>
		<requirements>
			<trait>3</trait>
			<essence>2</essence>
		</requirements>
	</card>

	<card>
		<name>With One Mind</name>
		<exalt>Terrestrial</exalt>
		<ability>Linguistics</ability>
		<stats>
			<type>Simple</type>
			<duration>One scene</duration>
			<cost><mote>2</mote> per dot per participant</cost>
		</stats>
		<keywords>
			<keyword>Combo-Basic</keyword>
		</keywords>
		<text>
			<para><mote>2</mote> per ally: Target any number of allies, raise their Wits, Perception, and Mellee by one dot each. This effect may be used multiple times higher increases. The maximum number of dots which may be added is the Exalt's Linguistics. No Ally's Attribute or Ability may be raised above 5 this way.</para>
			<para>In addition all targeted allies share surface thoughts for the duration. Furthermore any affected character may substitute his PDV for that of any other affected character if he is close enough to do so.<!-- Overly vague --></para>
		</text>
		<source>
			<title>MoEP: Dragon-Blooded</title>
			<page>132</page>
		</source>
		<requirements>
			<trait>5</trait>
			<essence>2</essence>
		</requirements>
	</card>

</cards>