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  • Azim

    Azim is the name of the world. There are two major continents: [[Calinor]] the large continent, and the smaller [[Thenacia]] in the Southeast.

  • Eastbank

    Eastbank is a small town with a primary export of timber. Shipments are floated downstream to (insert other town name). Local folklore has it that when the original settlers founded the village, there were many dangers in [[Murkaddim Forest]] on …

  • Thenacia

    Thenacia is the name of the small continent Southeast of [[Calinor]]. h3. Cities * [[Tiefling Village of Akmenos|Akmenos]] * [[Delve]] * [[Southhaven]]

  • Kel

    Kel is known as the Elven capital of the world. It is a very large city where almost all the inhabitants are Elven. Few people of other races live here, and non-elves are treated as second class citizens.!(media-item-align-right)http://cdn.obsidianportal. …

  • Iceridge Village

    This village is in the far North. The climate is cold, snowy, and icy year-round. Due to this area being the only known source of Icefire Crystal, the village is seeing rapid growth, despite being in an area of considerable danger.

  • Calinor

    Calinor is the large continent of [[Azim]]. h3. Nations / Groups Calinor is home to several different nations: [[Kingdom of Validras]] * [[Lysidia]] * [[Aelhaim]] * [[Fallerun]] * [[Fairfield]] * [[Nobwyn]] * [[Evercrest]] * [[Cypur]] * …

  • Redvale

    The city of Redvale is located in the highlands between the [[Northern Free Coalition]] and the [[Kingdom of Validras]]. It has oft been a battleground between the two nations, and has changed hands on occasion. The city currently belongs to the …

  • Fallerun

    Fallerun is a town in the northwestern part of the [[Kingdom of Validras]]. Largely out of the way, it had collected a large population of those wanting to avoid the officials of the kingdom until the Kingdom finally "officially" expanded its borders to …

  • Lysidia

    Lysidia is the capital of the [[Kingdom of Validras]]. It is a massive, sprawling city which is divided into North and South by the river.

  • Aelhaim

    Aelhaim is a large coastal city. *Features:* * [[:64927|Tyrus]] is from Aelhaim. * The city features a magic university, known as the [[Order of Scions University|Order of Scions]]. * The Order of Scions is known for Scion tower, in which the order' …

  • Eridor

    Eridor is a small territory, just northeast of [[Aelhaim]] by about 20 miles. It is a land of rolling green hills, sizable fields with good crop, and a small but lush forest to the south filled with elk, deer, and other good hunting. In the center of …

  • Coppermine Ridge

    Coppermine Ridge is a small city up in the mountains along the road around/through the [[Calinor Marshes]]. It is an important trade city between the [[Kingdom of Validras]] and the Western cities. The city was founded as a copper mine (hence the name …

  • Fairfield

    The town of Fairfield is relatively small compared to the larger surrounding cities. It is largely an agricultural and logging community. h4. Significant Events * This is the place where [[:65107 | Asmodeus]] introduced [[:64927 | Tyrus]] to [[: …

  • Pirate Isles

    Pirates use these islands as a base for attacking the heavy merchant ships traveling between [[Calinor]] and [[Thenacia]].

  • Monastery of the Order of the Eagle

    This isolated complex is quite large, it having grown from its small beginnings to a site of pilgrimage for many monks. It sits atop Mount Hazim, high enough on the mountain that winter clothing is needed almost year-round. Most of the monks study in …

  • Far Waters Prison Colony

    Set up by the [[Kingdom of Validras]], this is a city that is not connected to any other by road. The only way to get there without a long, arduous trek is to go by boat, making it an ideal location for a prison colony. Many prisoners from Validras are …

  • Glasslake City

    Glasslake City is the largest city in the [[Northern Free Coalition]]. It is named after the lake which nearly surrounds the city. It is the largest lake in Northern [[Calinor]]. The city was thus named by the original settlers who came to the lake …

  • Nobwyn

    An erstwhile quiet village on the western outskirts of the [[Kingdom of Validras]], Nobwyn was almost entirely populated by gnomes until recently. As the Kingdom pushed west, the human element followed and humans are now becoming a sizeable minority in …

  • Evercrest

    A Validran coastal city, south of Lysidia. Famous for pearls, and succulent seafood, Crestan sailors are well known for their fearlessness braving the southern storms. Evercrest and Cypur cause continual problems for the Kingdom of Validras with …

  • Cypur

    A Validran coastal city, south of Lysidia. Similar to Evercrest, it is known for its pearls, and succulent seafood. Cypuran sailors are well known for their fearlessness braving the southern storms. Though likely false, there is a general attitude that …

  • Wolfhold

    Hidden somewhere within the rocky crags of the north is the home of the [[Shamdar]], the wolf-people. A people of war, their kind are most commonly known as barbarians. They raid many of the trade caravans that come into the northern territories. …

  • Veraan

    (Pronounced Vera - Ahn) Also known as the Elven Way, this stronghold overlooks the entry into elven lands, and has been the site of many battles. Though technically a city, it is not the site of much trade, and has an extremely martial attitude. Fierce …

  • Murkaddim Forest

    This forest has many names: Shroudmurk, Lurkwood, The Black Forest, Veil of the Fallen, and Curse of Enkar just to name a few. The forest is named by the elves who fought a war against some foul force or being from long ago. The forest itself serves …

  • Eversmoke Mountains

    A mountain range spilling into the northwestern corner of the [[Kingdom of Validras]]. A few of the larger mountains are active volcanoes. Rumor has it that fire demons visit this spot once every century or two and that an ancient red dragon until …

  • Thrak'shon

    Every year at the summer solstice the Orcish clans from the southern plains gather together to celebrate at this location. This yearly ritual gathering is largely what keeps the orcs from devolving into further chaos. As it stands, however, the various …

  • Peloria

    This city was originally settled by Clerics of Pelor attempting to create a utopia, at which they have been largely successful. Though the city is rigidly controlled, there are no slums, no gambling, taverns, or even serious crime, etc. Its limited size, …

  • The Citadel of Pelor

    Zealously guarded by Paladins, Priests, and Clerics of Pelor, this temple is one of the most magnificent buildings in the world. Many people make pilgrimages here to be healed. The only way to get to the temple is walking on foot from [[Peloria]].

  • Vallenwood

    Druids, by definition have no central authority. But if they did have one, and if there was a place that authority was based, it would be this city hidden in the forest on an isolated island. It is quite difficult to get to the city itself. In this place …

  • Cliffs of Generis

    These cliffs make up a large portion of the northern coast of [[Thenacia]], and make travel to anyplace on the continent require passage to somewhere more south. They were created in a cataclysmic event eons ago, where apparently a large portion of the …

  • Tiefling Village of Akmenos

    The one place on the planet Tieflings can call home. Though there are Tieflings worldwide to varying degrees, they are most commonly found on [[Thenacia]], and this isolated city, surrounded by forest, is the one place they congregate. Outsiders are not …

  • Waterfall of a Thousand Rainbows

    This high waterfall can be almost blinding in the right light, even at night, if the moons are right. The impact of the water falling so far has been known to suck in an unwary ship that ventured too close.

  • White Sea

    The sea south of [[Kingdom of Validras | Validras]] is known as the White Sea, so named for the wealth of pearls found off its southern coastline.

  • Evendur

    !(media-item-align-right){width:350px;height:200px}http://cdn.obsidianportal.com/assets/12025/The__Ruin.jpg(The ruin)! Before the [[Shadow Scourge]] swept through it, Evendur was told to be a city of such magical resplendence that it put [[Aelhaim]] to …

  • Delve

    The largest city on the Southern continent, Delve is the last bastion of an empire that once encompassed all of [[Thenacia]]. Set on a few hills overlooking saline [[Deepwater Lake]], Delve is naturally well protected by mountains behind and waters below …

  • Deepwater Lake

    South of [[Delve]] lies the salty Deepwater Lake. It is the largest lake on the continent of [[Thenacia]]. It is believed to be over a high concentration of salts and minerals, because the tributaries bring fresh water from the mountains.

  • Order of Scions University

    World-renowned for its libraries, instructors, and its unwavering support for all things [[Kingdom of Validras | Validran]], this is the largest university on [[Calinor]] and is the most prominent building in the city of [[Aelhaim]]. Sadly, in recent …

  • Fields of the Damned

    This is the site of many battles over the years as the [[Kingdom of Validras]] has attempted to expand its borders into territory claimed by the [[Northern Free Coalition]]. Forty-five years ago it was the site of a major defeat of Validran forces. …

  • Jenocia

    Nestled between mountains and forests, the city of Jenocia is rich with natural resources. The city is ruled by the [[Kingdom of Validras]] and led by [[Ludwig Corbain]]. It also serves as an important strategic position along the kingdom's eastern border …

  • Calinor Marshes

    The Calinor Marshes are inhospitable marshlands and swamps west of the [[Kingdom of Validras]]. The marshes are difficult to cross, even when keeping to the single road that cuts across the narrow northern section. Thus the marshes serve as a natural …

  • Fort Hamden

    Fort Hamden is the most western city of the [[Kingdom of Validras]]. Originally it was a small town named Hamden which benefited from trading caravans which crossed the marshes. The townsfolk resisted becoming a part of Validras, but couldn't stand up to …

  • Springwater Oasis

    The Springwater Oasis is a huge oasis in the middle of the [[Alati Wastelands]]. The [[Romaih]] treat it as a sacred site, traveling there for major events, such as weddings and funerals. But none of the Romaih tribes claim ownership of the sacred oasis.

  • Alati Wastelands

    The Alati Wastelands are a long series of deserts, sand dunes, canyons, and rock formations on the north side of [[Thenacia]]. The harsh environment is unforgiving, and only the crafty and sly [[Romaih]] live there. The [[Springwater Oasis]] in the middle …

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