There are many types of mutant animals in the Odemark series. The most prevalent and disturbing mutants are Lurkers, humans who have been turned into abominations through exposure to mutagenic bombs. Many Lurkers are from the Old World or are children of Old-World Lurkers. Mutagenic bombs from the Old World are gas bombs comprised of…


The wasteland began way before the fall of civilization. It started with the widespread use of Ignium in the 2050s, and its continued use through the 2060s and 2070s. Ignium, an energy similar to electricity and plasma, is easy to create and extremely malleable, therefore economically better than electricity. Its downfall was its slight toxicity….