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Cannikin was detonated on November 6, Amchitka island, Alaska, 1971. It was the largest underground nuclear test in US history. The ground lifted 20 feet caused by an explosive force almost 400 times the power of the Hiroshima bomb. The explosion caused a seismic shock of 7.0 on the Richter scale, causing rockfalls and turf slides of a total of 35,000 square feet Though earthquakes and tsunamis predicted by environmentalists did not occur, a number of small tectonic events did occur in the following weeks, thought to be due to the interaction of the explosion with local tectonic stresses. (Source)

Meet your Champions for the Royal Games!

These fearsome fellows are the final foes of each region’s Challenges: the strongest and smartest their home region has to offer.

By surpassing each one, you will get closer to the ultimate title of Royal Champion!

P.S. More context below!

ROYAL GAMES - The main focus of my AU, Monster Friends. A kingdom-wide event wherein participants complete challenges all over the Underground to test their skill in combat, puzzle-solving and question-answering!

CHAMPION - The strongest/smartest of their home region. Is fought in each region’s Final Challenge. Think Pokemon Gym Leaders.

anonymous asked:

what's 'martrys' about?

BOY HOWDY. Okay so first thing to know about martrys is that you have to watch the French original. The English remake is terrible. The acting is terrible and they change the plot a bit. Second thing to know is that it’s VERY graphic. Like super graphic. But to put it in simple terms. It’s about two girls. One girl is recently escaped from an underground group testing the limits of the human body. The second girl (who has a crush on the first girl: but it’s not really a MAJOR plot point) is trying to help her through the trauma and get revenge on the man who originally took her hostage. The second girl ends up kidnapped as well and the plot develops from there. The ending is stunning and terrifying and there’s a lot of great cinematic moments too. ita one of my all time favorites