Tag: Regions of Mystery

Results

  • The Black Wastes

    The Black Wastes to most Inner Sea peoples conjure up images and visions of gloomy mist wreathed swamplands perpetually in an overcast haze infested by ferocious Dark Trolls and their magically powerful Matriarchs. This is entirely correct in the main, as …

  • The Turbulent West

    The Turbulent West is a generic name and title of a number of warring and feudalist nations, Kingdoms, citystates and powerblocs that cover almost all of the western coastline of the Inner Sea stretching to the Limitless Ocean to the Utter West. The …

  • The Caphaelian Expanse

    A vast rolling land of desert and rocky plateaus to the south of the Armavine Empire, it is an almost unbearably hot land beaten down by the hammer of the sun. The Armavines seldom go there and have a network of fortresses and fortified border towns along …

  • The Samsumar Jungles

    A region of dense jungle and rainforest with the Caphaelian Expanse to the east, the Wyrm Peaks and Lyreniil to the north and Bassur to the west, it is home to isolated primitives who are xenophobic in the extreme and also extremely dangerous flora and …

  • The Wyrm Peaks

    A large range of mountains that lie to the north of the Samsumar Jungle, this area is so named due to the presence of Wyrms that lair in the mountains themselves, and also (so legend has it) Dragons. The mountains vary from ones who are only a few …

  • Lyreniil

    Lyreniil borders the Wyrm Peaks, which lie to the West and South. It is a strange place with forests, meadows and rolling hills, crossed with rivers from the Wyrm Peaks flowing down to the sea. It is home to tribes of centaurs who live alongside elven …

  • Griffin Island

    If a brave person went west beyond the Turbulent Western realms, either on land or following the dangerous Vardonne Straits, they would come to what is known (at least in the Inner Sea area) as the Limitless Ocean. This ocean has an large island about 250 …

  • The Ruins of Velicca

    Located in what is now called the Bay of Jaws near Lyreniil and The Samsumar Jungles lies what remains of Velicca, a former Imperial Colony and military outpost. At it's Imperial height Velicca was home to 25,000 people, mostly farmers and fishermen with …

  • The Ferocious Northwest, Crucible of War

    If one were to travel north and west of Menetia and the Great Range, one would travel through vast forests, hills and mountain ranges ravaged by terrible winters and hot summers. Within these lands reside many different barbarian tribes, clans and …

  • The Great Range

    With the Altai plains to the east and the Autocracy of Menetia to the West and south, the Great Range acts as a landward buffer between the Autocracy and the lands to the east. The Range is where the most consistently large and cloud scraping mountains …

  • The Deserts of Longing

    Across the entrance to the Vardonne Straits and to the immediate west of Bassur lie the so called Deserts of Longing. These arid lands of rocky dusty desert are named in part due to the longing for water that one feels when within it, but also named for …

  • The Great East

    The Armavine Empire covers a great area of territory, with the Western part on the Inner Sea being populous and well known; indeed, the West is what most peoples in the Inner Sea know and associate with the Empire, but there is much more to it than that. …