Jus Primae Noctis
A Campaign for Mage: The Sorceror's Crusade
"Many brave men lived before Agamemnon; but all are overwhelmed in eternal
night, unwept, unknown, because they lack a sacred poet." --- Horace
Jus Primae Noctis (also droit de cuissage, derecho de pernada,
herrenrecht der ersten nacht) is the right by which a lord may sleep the
first night with the bride of a newly married serf, although the custom
could be avoided by the payment of a fine. Today it is widely thought to
be a myth, something that never existed at all.
The game is still very much under construction and somewhat on hold. We
ran into a few bugs between my expectations and the expectations of the
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