Dark Brotherhood Fundamentals

Department Info

The courses within this department focus on the common knowledge necessary to enjoy the Dark Brotherhood to the fullest, and are therefore recommended for all new (and old!) members.

Professor: Construct dbb0t

Advancement Survey

This survey is designed to help us get feedback from members of the Brotherhood on the earliest phases of their career in the Dark Brotherhood. The results from this survey shall be used to help us ensure that the Brotherhood is aware of the thoughts and concerns of the newest members.

Note that this survey is regarded as a "course", meaning that it will be counted towards your Journeyman Hall course requirements for promotion.

Dark Brotherhood Basics

The purpose of this course is to give a basic level of understanding of the Dark Jedi Brotherhood. This course provides guidance as you grow within the organization. While the Dark Jedi Brotherhood has many avenues of activity, it is ultimately up to you to choose how much time you will spend in the club.

basics

Essentials 101: History

The Dark Jedi Brotherhood (DJB) is one of the older online clubs still in existence. However, this does not mean that our history is merely static fact. More of our history is written every day, and this will continue for as long as the Brotherhood is an active and vibrant organization. However, the purpose of this lecture is to explain to you the group's origins.

basics and structure and organization

Essentials 102: Departments

The Dark Brotherhood is host to several departments or societies that grew into niches of the club. For writers, the ACC offers a place to write combat. For gamers, we have the GMRG and for those who want to learn more about the Brotherhood and the Star Wars Galaxy, the SA offers courses on a wide variety of subjects.

Prerequisites: Essentials 101: History

basics and structure and organization

Essentials 103: Paths & Orders

The Force is a complicated thing. This course will discuss the difference between the three Paths and five Orders of the Brotherhood. Hopefully you will learn more of the divisions in the Brotherhood that are based on how we experience/interact with the Force from this course.

Prerequisites: Essentials 102: Departments

basics, orders, and structure and organization

Essentials 104: Ranks

The Dark Jedi Brotherhood is structured into tiers of ranks, this course will walk you through each tier so that you can become familiar with the ranks of your Brethren and know what you're striving to achieve.

Prerequisites: Essentials 103: Paths & Orders

basics and structure and organization

Essentials 105: Organization

In this lecture we will consider leadership and the intricate organizational system that makes this club function at peak efficiency. We will consider leadership on all levels, ranging from the superstructure to the lowest subcategory.

Prerequisites: Essentials 104: Ranks

basics and structure and organization

Essentials 106: Medals

Medals and awards are the basic method by which the Brotherhood recognizes its members’ work. There is a medal for virtually every form of activity, rewarding everything from participation in Unit projects, gaming participation, to a lifetime of excellent service to the club.

Prerequisites: Essentials 105: Organization

basics and structure and organization

Comms 101: Discourse Forum

This course is aimed towards teaching you how to navigate and use the current Dark Jedi Brotherhood Forum/Message Board. Inside you will find a detailed guide towards using this Discourse based asset.

basics and communication

Comms 102: Telegram

The Dark Brotherhood utilizes several communication platforms, one of these is Telegram. This course will cover all the basics you’re required to know to be able to efficiently get set-up to use Telegram and talk to your fellow Brotherhood and Clan members.

basics and communication

Comms 103: DJBWiki (An Introduction)

The Dark Brotherhood Wiki is the single greatest resource the Brotherhood has to offer for both in-character and out-of-character information. With just a few tips, anyone is able to easily make use of the wiki to add information pertaining to every facet of the Brotherhood; from personal characters to event and competition pages.

The purpose of this course is to help familiarize you with the how to access information on the wiki and start creating your own content.

Prerequisites: Comms 102: Telegram

basics, coding, and communication

Gaming 101: Setting up & Finding Matches

This course provides basic knowledge on how to set up multiplayer matches in Tier 1 gaming platforms for the sake of DJB activities.

Docent: Warlord Dracaryis

basics and gaming

Gaming 102: Fist-o-matic

This course covers the use of the Telegram-based FIST-O-Matic gaming matchmaking bot, including account authentication, gaming queues and reporting results. It is highly recommended to complete Comms 2: Telegram, as an understanding of Telegram is required.

Prerequisites: Gaming 101: Setting up & Finding Matches

Docent: Warlord Dracaryis

basics and gaming in the db

Gaming 103: Submitting Gaming Activity

This course is a step-by-step guide how to report your DJB gaming activities for the sake of receiving Clusters of Fire/Cluster of Earth.

Prerequisites: Gaming 102: Fist-o-matic

Docent: Warlord Dracaryis

basics and gaming in the db

Graphics in the Brotherhood

Graphics play an important role in the Dark Jedi Brotherhood. Learn about a few basic graphics-editing programs, free graphics-hosting services, and some of the ways to obtain Brotherhood-specific graphics like robes and lightsabers.

Docent: Adept Selika Roh

graphics and basics

Vendetta 101: Foundation

Vendettas are large scale events that involve several Units of the Dark Jedi Brotherhood (DJB). This term covers various events, the largest of which is the Great Jedi War or GJW.

basics

Vendetta 102: Submission

It's a time of war, but how do you submit your entries? This course will walk you through the process.

Prerequisites: Vendetta 101: Foundation

basics

Vendetta 103: Fiction and Graphics Tips

Need a bit of guidance when creating fiction and graphics entries? This course will give you some important tips and tricks.

Prerequisites: Vendetta 102: Submission

basics

Mercenary Order Core

Mercenaries are a varied bunch, with an even more varied philosophy. Some will fight for credits, others will work for honor or glory. This course will explore what it is to be a mercenary, as well as notable figures from in- and outside the Brotherhood.

history, orders, and basics

Loyalist Order Core

Learn about those that make up the Brotherhood's armed forces, the Loyalists. In this course you'll learn about notable loyalists both inside and outside the Brotherhood, as well as what makes a Loyalist tick.

history, orders, and basics

Jedi Order Core

This course provides a basic, fundamental knowledge of the Jedi Order from its inception to its current form.

history, orders, and basics

Gray Jedi Order Core

This course provides a basic, fundamental knowledge of the Gray Jedi Order from its inception to its current form.

history, orders, and basics

Sith Order Core

This course provides a basic, fundamental knowledge of the Sith Order from its inception to its current form.

history, orders, and basics

GMRG History

This course describes the history and the basics of functioning of the Grand Master Royal Guard, which is tasked with protection of the Dark Council members. It is necessary to complete this course to become a member of this society.

Docent: Warlord Dracaryis

dbbasics, dbgaming, societies, and gaming in the db

Inquisitorius History

This course provided the basic information for entry into the Inquisitorius, the fiction and writing Society of the Dark Brotherhood.

Docent: Master Marick Tyris

grammarandmisc, societies, dbbasics, and writing

Shroud Syndicate Initiation

This course provides the basic information for entry into the Shroud Syndicate, the graphics Society of the Dark Brotherhood.

Docent: Adept Selika Roh

dbbasics and art

Character Sheets 101: Introduction

voice, character sheets, and acc