Welcome to Canis Major

a wolf and animal rpg (role-playing game)

Canis is a writing community for play-by-post (forum-based), freeform roleplay set in a fictional dream world in the intrusion fantasy genre. Most characters on Canis are wolves; many play elements are focused around wolves and canids, but the world makes room for a large variety of other animal characters such as dogs, horses, cats, bears, deer, and many, many more.

Our community is focused on flexibility, creativity, and collaboration. That boils down to a few important features:

  • There is no set activity requirement to write
  • The setting and plot are member-created and staff-supported
  • The game is continuously improved to increase fun and decrease stress

Learn more in our Rulebook!

x May 27: Haldis has disbanded
x May 25: Warcrest has disbanded
x May 25: Damastor has disbanded

Joining: Aleksei

01-15-2023, 12:29 AM
Character Name: Aleksei

Have you attached this account to your Main Account?: this is my main account

How old is your character?: 3 years

Reincarnation?: No

Any items/accessories?: N/A

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[size=0]Let the roots & soil drink of me
Whispering leaves & pointing branches will tell them where I'm lying
01-15-2023, 12:32 AM

Your character is approved! Now what?

Our recommendation is to start an AW (All Welcome) thread in the place where your character "wakes up." In Canis, wolf characters always come from somewhere beyond — how they get here is anyone's guess. Some characters seem to just appear. Others wake in a weird place, or wash up on a beach. It's your choice!

Your character can start in Canis anywhere you want, though be aware that if they awaken in a claimed territory, they might be kicked out by the resident wolves!
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