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  • Freetown

    Freetown is the world's only __kleptocracy__: a society run by thieves. The stability and success of Freetown owes to the good nature of its citizen thieves and the practical power of the world's largest black market. It's a sanctuary for people on the …

  • Fey

    The Fey can refer to a magical plane parallel to the material world or to the creatures that arise from it. When the gods first fashioned the world, [[Astra Miranda]], Sister Moon, and ??? (other gods) felt it was too ordered and too far removed from …

  • clanhome

    One of the twelve sacred homelands of the dwarves. [[Hammerfall]] [[Irongate]] [[Isenheim]]

  • Southern Tyranny

    *Territory Name:* Koth *Leader Name:* Kyrios, the [[God-Emperor of Koth]] *Location and Territory Boundaries:* The Southern Tyranny is located in the extreme South and center of the The World. It is bordered on the West by the Exile Mountains. * …

  • Felleg'Avin

    Settlement Name: Felleg'Avin is a city state built around a sacred spring created by the goddess [[Vincseya | Vincseya]] to honor the good people of the region who opposed [[God-Emperor of Koth | Kyrios]] and had their homelands ravaged during [[The Great …

  • Icy Dwarhold

    Icy Dwarfhold is one of the twelve dwarven clanhomes. It is located in the Northeastern corner of the world in Isenheim.

  • Grand Temple of Caetan

    The [[Grand Temple of Caetan]] is located within the confines of the city state [[Felleg'Avin ]] though it predates the city state. The Grand Temple of Caetan was built by the followers of [[Caetan]]. It currently serves as a place of worship, monastery, …

  • Hammerfall

    Hammerfall is a dwarven stronghold and [[clanhome]] in the Forge Mountains. About 50 years ago an orc chief named [[Abraxas Dwarvesbane]] finally prevailed in a centuries-long conflict between his tribe of orcs and the dwarves of Hammerfall, unleashing …

  • Nightmare Mountains

    To counter the chaos caused by [[The Great Lie]] the World-Wyrm moved, opening great chasms and uplifting great mountain ranges. The greatest of these ranges lies right at the heart of the world. Men named them the Nightmare Mountains, for they are …

  • Isenheim

    Far up in the frozen north dwell the Eiszwerge, the blue skinned, white haired frost dwarves of [[clanhome | Isenheim]]. The crystal fortress of Isenheim is truly a wonder to behold. Cleverly placed lenses and mirrors catch the sun and northern lights, …

  • Aruk

    The first ten generations of humans were nomads, hunters and gatherers, fed by the bounty of [[Vesta]], [[Lanru]] and [[Ninandi]]. As their numbers grew, they gathered at the heart of the world and [[Ninandi]] taught them to sow and reap. Small, …

  • Menios

    *Geography:* Menios occupies the southern half of the eastern continent, between the Sundering Sea and the [[Sacred Isles | Sacred Isles]]. Originally a flat plain, the [[Nightmare Mountains | breaking of the world]] caused the eastern side of the land …

  • Gallis

    Nation on the northern end of the east continent. Republic: vote for your favorite corrupt old man. [[The Great Lie | Dunsaro]] rule and keep [[The Great Lie | Olivetti]] slaves. They practice foot-binding on their slaves for aesthetics and to deter …

  • Estaria

    Matriarchal monarchy of about 3 million people, ruled by a queen and her court. Only [[The Great Lie | Arukites]] count as citizens. Olivetti are treated well, though not seen as equal to the privileged Arukites, while Dunsarro make up the bulk of …

  • Suram

    Jungle theocracy of [[The Great Lie | Olivetti]] devoted to [[Valdame]], who defends them vigorously, sometimes personally. The goddess permanently assigned 3 storm giants to guard their border with the [[Nightmare Mountains]]. Hence, Suram does not keep …

  • Tarkoom

    Magocracy and meritocracy dedicated to opposing [[The Great Lie]] and cleansing the [[Nightmare Mountains]]. Heroic deeds grant political power here, though the mages are still supreme, deferring to those with the deepest arcane knowledge and highest- …

  • Winterhall

    Home of [[Kruss]] and the northern Gods, located in the extreme north of the world, set in the glaciers coming down from the Skyfrost Mountains.

  • Legend of Sur

    Sur was from his youngest days a fisherman, and though he became pilot and eventually captain of a merchant ship he knew the sea as only the fisher-folk do, sounding its depths and charting with care the shallows and hidden rocks, the comings and goings …

  • Sentinels

    Bordering the glacial home of the [[Kruss | God of Winter]] is a strip of ancient pine forest known as The Sentinels. Trees there grow 200 to 300 feet tall, some 10 feet across the trunk. In the gloomy twilight under the canopy a thick carpet of pine …

  • Range of Broken Dreams

    A tall, rugged mountain range running the eastern edge of Gallis and Menios. At the breaking of the world, the land which would become Gallis and Menios tilted sharply up in the east and down in the west. Where the land broke became the Range of Broken …

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