Dojo Darelir, the School of Xenograg the Sorcerer

Apocalypse Box

I’m told it’s old. Real old. Older than Mankind, even…. It’s an Apocalypse Box. You ever heard of an Apocalyse Box?
[Matthew Gideon shakes his head. Jenson leans in and lowers his voice.]
It gives you an edge. It knows things no one else knows….
[Possession of the box passes to Gideon. Jenson laughs then gives a sober warning.]
It lies. You, you know that? You have to be very careful, because…it lies. Not all the time. Just enough….

— “The Path of Sorrows” – Crusade, Season 1 (1999)

screenshot from episode of the Apocalypse Box