Welcome to Sagas of the Wild West!
AboutSagas of the Wild West was inspired by a love of the classic television family western series such as The Big Valley, Laramie, Have Gun - Will Travel, and Bonanza, as well as many others. It is preferred that the characters are representative of these iconic heroes and heroines, created to fit the roleplaying story's timelines and themes.
Game Requirements-- Ability to read, write, and communicate in English. No Text Speech Allowed in Posts!
-- A working computer or tablet and internet access (writing is done online).
-- Basic computer knowledge and technical skills (need to be able to navigate the internet to research posts, history, story ideas.)
-- Basic knowledge of the American Old West (c. 1800s) or the ability and willingness to research it using the internet.
The SettingThe stories start in 1875, ten years after the end of the Civil War. The primary location is a fictionalized version of Kalispell, Montana and Lost Lake Ranch. Some stories will take place in other areas of the United States and, possibly, other countries.
We will adhere to a cinematic version of the Old West. Major historical events and people will not be altered. Information and images have been provided with brief details on our fictional town of Coldwater Junction. You will still need to do some research for your characters and posts.
The SagasThe plots of stories will range from action and adventure, morality tales, romance and character development stories. All game rules apply regarding language, sexual situations, and overall content. Keep it clean!
Rules and RatingIgnorance is not bliss! It is also not an excuse for not following the site's rules and guidelines. Before contacting us or asking to create a character, you should Read the Rules!
Sagas is rated based on the RPG Rating System. This is a voluntary rating based on the standards created by the RPG Rating site. Click the image to go to the rating.
Infrequent, mild swearing is permitted.
Mild sexual innuendo and references permitted.
Mild violence is permitted.
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Latest Episode Scenes
Harriet had been grateful when Kate, with twins in tow, had told her that their bags were being taken upstairs. She'd quickly reached the conclusion that she was simply too dusty and dirty to clean up thoroughly in the washroom. There would not be enough time before dinner for a…
Jess walked along the downstairs hall and a short cross hall at the end. Curious, he turned to his right and opened the door, walking into the room that had been Chance's and, later, Chance's and Regina's. At least it had been until after the deaths of their parents in…
"Ezra will see to your gear and get the horses taken care of. We'll sort out introductions inside," Kate said firmly, "I don't want to let dinner burn."
Before Kate could disappear inside, Harriet gestured to Adalwin, "Please, could we get Mr. Stahl sorted into a room? I think he…
Lost Lake Trail ran from the outskirts of Kalispell through nearly two miles of rolling meadows dotted with forests, a preamble to entering the foothills of the Chogun Mountains. The towering ranges and peaks of the Rockies loomed on every horizon. Chogun was the Blackfoot word for blackbird, and most…
Most visitors to the region would not be able to tell that the town of Kalispell was less than five years old. Before that, it had been part of a stockade style settlement called Fort Kalispell and lay five miles south of its present location. In its infinite wisdom, the…