This post contains spoilers to the novel ‘The Infernal City’ by Greg Keyes
After reading The Infernal City by Greg Keyes, I was gripped by a sudden mad urge to answer his destruction of Morrowind with a mod. I was too angry about the loss of my beloved “homeland” to let it slide. Something had to be done!
My first thought was to mod in some sort of structure under the moon suspended above Vivec City to make it not fall down! Put that in your pipe and smoke it, Mr Keyes!
After a couple of days of playing with the construction set, I had to concede defeat – if that moon had been flying towards Nirn at full velocity and had merely been suspended – not stopped! – all that time, and was merely concluding its course (as was written), there is no structure strong enough that could possibly impede its progress. Keyes had most definitely won.
It really wouldn’t matter if I put a massive metal structure underneath the moon to hold it in place, it simply could not have been stopped. Its inevitable impact would look a lot like this:
Such a terrible shame! I loved Vvardenfell …