Tag: Locations

Results

  • Geography

    _Note: This article is best read with another window open that shows the Maps._ In our Earth history Alexander the Great is said to have "conquered the known world." But that is purely a western perspective; Asian historians would have a different …

  • Kordavan Empire

    Fifty years ago if you would have suggested that a vast empire would arise and bring peace, everyone would have scoffed, “It’s not possible! There are too many races and too much animosity, no one could do such a thing.” That was before Lord Kordaava …

  • Luransk

    The Barony of Luransk is a modest barony within the earldom of [[Vinnitsa]]. It serves as sort of a “buffer zone” between the civilized lands to the west and the much wilder and hostile lands to the north and east. The barony is ruled by Baron [[:yves- …

  • Azerbaijan

    The Kingdom of Azerbaijan is abbreviated to "Az" in everyday speach. h3. Pre-Empire Royal Family The last ruling family of Az was [[:king-geoffrey | King Geoffrey]] Capet D'Argent Mathrafal and Queen Angharad ap Llywelyn (parents to Argent). King …

  • Kansk

    h3. Points of Interest * Palace Sivitis. Houses the Ministry of Justice (See [[:inspector-moore | Inspector Moore]]), the Commissioner of Trade, and the Hall of Records. * The Central Bank of Kansk. Owned by [[:mirador | Mirador]]. * The Soldier’s …

  • Dire Forest

    The elves say that the Dire Forest is all the forested lands starting just north of [[Kansk]], then along the [[Black River]] until it turns east, and then continuing along the Black River until the river reaches it's headwaters. Until the wars with …

  • Black River

    High value river traffic is sometimes protected by archers from the right bank. Islands in the river near Kansk: Isle of Mud, Isle of Crows, Isle of Rats. Isle of Rats has a roden colony and is large enough to have buildings, docks, and housing. …

  • Bardic College of Dorsang

    h2. Bards of Chaldea The time of Emperor Kordaava is a delicate time for Chaldean bards. Something quite special has happened in recent history: out of the mists of the dark ages before Kordaava came onto the landscape. An intellectual awakening and …

  • Dorsang

    With a history that will sound a bit like the Australia of our world, Dorsang’s early claim to fame was that of a dumping ground by various nations in the region who wished to put prisoners into exile rather than pay the costs of maintaining them in …

  • Saratov

    h3. Saratov, During the Reign of Emperor Kordaava The city is alive with construction of palaces, monuments, civic art, and temples. Wealth is flooding in from across the world and is being used to glorify Kordaava and his empire. There is a sense …

  • Dire West

    Many humans believe the woods are terrorized by evil spirits, demon-possessed humans, and elves who will rape virgins if they wander in the forest alone. Some humans also believe that evil elves can make the sky dark as night even in mid-day. Dire …

  • Dire East

    Many humans believe the woods are terrorized by evil spirits, demon-possessed humans, and elves who will rape virgins if they wander in the forest alone. Some humans also believe that evil elves can make the sky dark as night even in mid-day. Dire …

  • Perth

    Perth is a well-defended township beside a lake in a hidden valley. Access only over rugged mountain ridges or up a narrow winding chasm along a river, like the real-world entrance to Petra. The town is inhabited by a mixture of humans and dwarves. …

  • Garnon Forest

    The Garnon Forest is the quintessential "enchanted forest", both for good and evil. The Garnon is the local "aspect" of the World Tree from Norse Mythology. Walking in the forest without knowing its pathways could lead to trouble. The Garnon is …

  • Swamp of Conn

    The Swamp of Conn is widely known as "the place [[:kordaava | Kordaava]] got his swamp demons." It's also widely believed that [[:kordaava | Kordaava]] got his swamp demons due to a pact with Set. As [[:kordaava | Kordaava]] has risen to prominence …

  • Niesse

    Niesse is an ancient dwarven city deep under the Cloudforge Mountains. The city is so deep, the only way to get there is via a large network of underground dwarven highways. This system of highways reaches the surface at several points which are old …

  • Perrin

    The island kingdom of Perrin is very much inspired by English history and Arthurian myth. The island is large enough to have its own sub-cultures, myths, legends, and history, complete with warring clans and military takeovers. Due to it's island …

  • Port Car

    Port Car is a well-established city at the mouth of a major river that leads to Larkt. The city has flourished as a source of trade. But the unique feature of Port Car is that magic and faith-based miracles to not work in Port Car. Its as if the …

  • Fist Hold

    Throughout Chaldea there are a number of old dwarven fortress-mines. The dwarves don't think of mines as someplace you go when you commute to work. Dwarves think of mines as a place where you live and you fortify it like hell so the other greedy bastard …

  • Bark Home

    Bark Home is a small elven village in the Georgian Forest. Bark Home has the distinction of having [[:drachohazzit | Drachohazzit]] as a neighbor. Home to an elven couple named Arno and Agatha. Arno is a wood cutter who taught Elven about the …

  • Asianic

    "Asianic" refers to the large continental land mass that composes nearly half of Chaldea. During the times of Ancient Chaldea most of this continent is part of the Celestial Empire. Specifically, all the land west of the Cathilion Mountains, where the …

  • Somacian Desert

    The Somacian Desert is a large desert area south of the Trevan Mountains. The area is populated by numerous desert clans loosely inspired by western fantasies of Arab culture (the GM makes no pretense of being able to escape his western roots). …

  • Trevan Mountains

    The Trevan Mountains is the mountain range that will eventually become home to the nation of [[Treve | Treve]]. But in [[Ancient Chaldea | Ancient Chaldea]] these mountains have not been united under any central kingdom. While not the largest mountain …