Red Ash World Engine beta v2
Red Ash Pathogen
IDS (Immune Deficiency Syndrome)
This is a catch all for a number of related diseases, like HIV (Human Immune Deficiency) and SIV (Simian Immune Deficiency) The disease lowers the immune system of its host permitting a greater chance of infection from other diseases.
Virus - A virus is a very small organism that can only reproduce inside an infected host. Outside of a host it can survive in a dormant state for a long time. They can infect almost any type of living creature, including bateria.
Fluid - The pathogen is passed between individuals by means of bodily fluid swap which can include, mucus, blood and even breast milk of an infected person.
  • Lethality: 100%
  • Infection Rate: 90%
  • Contamenation Area: 0 Meters
  • Gestation Period: 2 Months
  • Difficulty: Insane
  • Save: Health
  • Advancement Time: 1 Week
  • Life Span: Permanent
  • Residual Life: NA
Stage 1: Fever, night sweats, swollen glands, chills, weakness, and weight loss.

Stage 2: Secondary infects have a continued ease of infection. This includes an increase difficulty of +10 to any other infection for every month one has IDS. This increase also applies to rolls for a given infection.
Survivor Results:

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