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The History of the Ixion MagesThe History of the Ixion Mages by RoamingNyiad
The Ixion Mages, Eclipseus Unitenma, and the Half-Moon Wars
Not long into his stay in Equestria, Colt Magnum would sense the re-appearance of a lost area in Equestria said to have disappeared for 500 years. Intending to figure out the source or the large number of magic readings, he and Flutters would be followed by Twilight Sparkle also seeking what turned out to be the return of Ixion Tower, home of the Unicorns of the Ixion Clan. Located on the edge of the Unicorn Range closest to Ponyville, the Ixion Tower has only recently been restored to Equestria with no one besides maybe Celestia aware of why it disappeared for 500 years.
To begin with, most of the founding and current highest level members are speculated to be direct descendants of Star-Swirl the Bearded and his disciples from the homeland of pre-Equestria civilization. The clan was formed following the fall of Canus Majoris 10,000 years ago when Discord took over Equestria for the next 8,000, taking up the flag of Pri
Year of the Unitenmas: The Complete Family FileThe History of the Unitenmas (The Complete Story)Year of the Unitenmas: The Complete Family File by RoamingNyiad
Part 1: Opening
From the end of Discord’s first reign of chaos until the original Nightmare Moon incident, Princess Celestia and Princess Luna ruled Equestria as equal entities of power and authority. It was thought that the present day’s history books remembered everything about that history, but as this scripture is about to reveal, the name of the Element of Magic was not the only thing initially lost to time 1,000 years ago.
After the fall of Discord but before the Nightmare Moon incident, Celestia had a husband who the strongest mage of the time, Eclipseus Unitenma. Little else is known about Eclipseus’ early history, but he had joined forces with the then-current Guard Master, El Cid de Maestro, during the fights against Discord and Sombra. Being made an alicorn for what was supposed to be a pledge of eternity to Celestia, Eclipseus rebuilt the sisters’ modest palace into the Castle of the Roy