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 +A Roman Exploratore who traveled with Cybella. 
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 +====Bio and Notable Events==== 
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 +Obsidius was first mentioned in a [[https://​plus.google.com/​+NianticProject/​posts/​ZZKWyfEPjBf|communication between Jarvis and the Acolyte]].  
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 +Hank Johnson then [[https://​plus.google.com/​+HankJohnsonNomad/​posts/​DWBH7ZVuaGW|shared this information]]:​ 
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 +  I came upon that name when I was researching 13MAGNUS for Calvin way back when. He was mentioned in very obscure ​   
 +  sources under the name Obsidius or Obsius (it’s unclear why the name was ‘fixed’ in later editions). Other than    
 +  Pliny the Elder’s famous mention of him, little is known. The long and short of what I remember is that he was a  
 +  Roman explorer and those were rare creatures indeed. ​ It doesn'​t seem that the Romans took much stock in  
 +  exploring for its own sake (perhaps because they were terrible sailors). Their usual tendency was to rely on  
 +  local knowledge and intermediaries and rarely search farther than was necessary for military intelligence. My  
 +  guess is that Obsidius probably started his career as an one of the Exploratores. 
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 +Check the [[:​obsidianexplorer|Detailed Dossier]] regarding the Original Obsidius Breadcrumbs and Media Drops 
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