The Judge in my long-running home game chose that the Chronicle “Contains a few dangerous artifacts.” He left them alone to start, but recently they set out to hunt down a sorcerer deep in the Great Wood. They knew they’d be taking the fae pathways of the waystones, and he wouldn’t be able to bring his iron hammer. “Are any of the dangerous artifacts in the Chronicle hammers or other weapons?” he asks.
Well, with an invitation like that… of course. I had him roll a bunch of times on the minor arcana generator. We got:
> Origin: Primordial Power
>> Aspect: Diminished/fragmentary/shattered & roll again
>> Aspect: Creation/shaping/invention
> Shape: practical item >> tool
> Extraordinary property: absorbs __ and stores its power
> Limit: indiscriminate
So… a diminished/shattered primordial tool that absorbs something and stores its power, involved in creation/shaping and its power is indiscriminate.
Here’s what I gave him:
(EDIT: Crap. I just realized that the second bullet should say “Tell the GM how many charges you expected, and ASK what happens next.”)