Story by wilesjeffery2152
Story Summary Edit
Artie, Pete and Myka Invesigate sudden wiz kid chess player Andrew Milo in London winning without a single flaw. Steve and Claudia go to McGehee, Arkansas to find out why people are seeing apparitions all across town.
Main Artifact for Artie,Pete and Myka's Part:
Paul Morphy's Chess Piece- A kings variant piece. Artifact attaches itself sub-consciously into the brain of its victim increasing oxygen levels ten fold, but effecting the hosts rational thought process and can lead to massive paranoia.
Main Artifact for Claudia and Steve's Part:
Paschal Beverly Randolph's Crystal Ball - This artifact, when active, can summon dead relatives when thought about. Must rub the ball to activate the artifact. Spirits can be hostile if activated around a negative environment.
Niccolo Machiavelli's Chains- From the time he was arrested in Florence in 1513, when grasped the wielder can figure out the hardest of problems with the simplest of answers. Pete calls it the "MacGyver Artifact".
John von Neumann's Abacus- Artifact with the abilty to increase brain cells. Possible artifact.
George Frederic Handel's Baton- Allows the user to see soundwaves and arrange them in a specific order.
Willam James Sidis' Bookcase- Artifact with the abilty to increase brain cells. A possible artifact.