Steed's Tale -
"A Ghost Story"
Journal of Prince "Major" Jonathan Steed of Amber:
Based on a Scenario by Rae Williams during Ambercon XII, 2001.
Written by: R. Cal Westray, Jr. in 2001.
Steed's history was written in 1994.
"Extraordinary crimes against the people and the state,
need to be avenged by agents extraordinary..."
Cast of Characters (in alphabetical order):
Bran, orphan – Michael T. Trout
Chastity – Brian Stanley
Elizabeth, daughter of Julian – Jennifer Stanley
Gregor – Chris King
Kincade, son of Caine – Ian Ng
Roland, son of Dworkin (House MacDonald) – Darrell Butler
Steed, son of Flora - Cal Westray
Stefan, son of Random – Jo Ann Spencer
Mother: Flora of Amber
Grandmother: Dybele (deceased) Grandfather: Oberon (deceased)
Great-grandmother: Unicorn Great-grandfather: Dworkin
Personal History Time Line:
Time conversion: 4 Amber yr. = 10 Earth yr./4 Earth yr. = 1.5 Amber yr.
>Ages 0-10: (1922-1931) (2369-2372 d'L)
Born Jonathan Steed, on February 6, 1922.
Shadow Earth: in Berkshire, England.
>Ages 11-14: (1932-1935) (2373-2374 d'L)
Shadow Earth: Boarding school in Winchester, England.
Amber: Walked the Pattern at 12.
>Ages 15-18: (1936-1939) (2375- 2376 d'L)
Shadow Earth: Eton College, student.
>Ages 19-28: (1940-1949) (2377-2380 d'L)
Shadow Earth: British Royal Navy, title Major.
>Ages 29-32: (1950-1959) (2380-2384 d'L)
Amber Army, title Major.
>Ages 33-50: (1960-1977) (2385-2390 d'L)
Shadow Earth: Ministry of Intelligence, independent agent.
>Ages 51: (1978-1979) (2391 d'L)
Return to Amber after the Patternfall War ended.
>Ages 52: (1980-1981) (2392 d'L)
In Chaos for exchange program.
>Ages 53-60: (1982-2000) (2393 d'L-2400 d'L)
Return to Amber, royal agent.
Mystery - Ghosts and mirrors in Castle Amber have led to this adventure that involves the past, present and future. The first adventure was run as a one shot, which evolved into a campaign, now in its 5th year.