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  • Tolgor Nelson

    Great men are often born into a shattered land. Tolgor Nelson was such a man. His lineage is unremarkable for a refugee form the Old World. His mother was a farmwife and his father a raiding soldier from a rival kingdom. Tolgor was conscripted into the …

  • Leaf Elf Kingdoms

    The [[Leaf Elves]] are the most numerous and farthest removed from the original [[Trunk Elves]] of [[Shea Dormanu]]. The Leaf Elf clans were originally the Trunk Elf lower classes of Shae Dormanu. When their civilization crumbled the lower classes were …

  • High Halls

    The great city of the [[Mountain Dwarves]]. Hidden deep in the [[Guardspine Mountains]] within a lush alpine valley only accessable by a bridge of glacial ice are the cyclopean Gates of Brass leading to High Halls.

  • Guardspine Mountains

    An impassable, snowcapped mountain range running from north to south dividing the [[New World]] in half. To the north, the [[Western Spur]] and the [[Eastern Spur]] mark the northern edge of human civilization. The [[Northern Spur]] juts into the frozen …

  • cataclysm

    Several centuries ago an enormous volcanic eruption destroyed [[Mt Trysshylla]], the holy mountain of the elves. The cataclysm nearly ended all life in the New World and caused a month of darkness around the world. A grey pall of ash spread across the [[ …

  • Mt Trysshylla

    Once the highest peak in the [[Guardspine Mountains]] Mt. Trysshylla was visible from most of the southern [[New World]]. An academy of [[Branch Elves]] at its base insured its complete neutrality in [[Leaf Elf]] blood feuds marking Mt. Trysshylla as the …

  • Western Shore

    The Western Shore of the [[New World]] is a moderately inhabited hilly grassland with a temperate northern climate and clear seasons. The eastern border is the great, impassable [[Guardspine Mountains]] and their fertile lowland valleys. To the west is …

  • Great Sea

    The Great Sea is the way to the [[Old World]]. Those mariners remaining within the [[Western Shore Coastal Margin]] are safe and will find navigation easy with few dangers. No ship has crossed the Great Sea since Y77. Old settlers' testaments and ships' …

  • Leaf Elves

    Leaf Elf: 5'-6'/Thin/ Blonde or streaked hair/Blue eyes/Pale skin that takes on a wood grain pattern with age. Leaf Elves are a fierce race. They are swift, clever and brave. Individual Leaf Elves end to be rather moody by human terms, but rarely act …

  • Half Elves

    Half Elf: 5'-6'/ Thin-Normal/Hair variable/Eyes variable/Skin light Half Elves are mixed race human and elf. They are most often the offspring of a [[Changeling]] and a human. Most half elves are unaware of their elven heritage.

  • Branch Elves

    Branch Elf: 5’6"-6’3"/Thin-Normal/ Silver hair/Blue eyes/Glittering white skin that takes on a wood grain pattern with age. Branch Elves are a refined and deliberative elite among the [[Leaf Elves]]. They are wise, clever and diplomatic. Individual …

  • Banshees

    Ghosts of elven Seers bound to the earth by the [[cataclysm]]. Their appearance is linked to the phases of the moon and other celestial events. Their temperament varies, but they are usually in great pain and lash out at any intruder. [[Witches]] have …

  • Uruch

    A fierce race of barbarous orcs living in the far north of the [[New World]]. They are burly humanoids with black, brown or red hair, red eyes and a protruding snout resembling a boar's. They prefer the dimly lit [Far North] because full daylight below …

  • Nelson

    A [[New World]] kingdom founded by [[Tolgor Nelson]] in Y0. 6 galleons filled with [[Old World]] settlers set out from Lucene. 4 arrived on the shores of the New World to establish the first permanent settlement [[Landfall]]. Even though 2 galleons were …

  • Far North

    An inhospitable arctic [[New World]] land dominated by nomadic tribes of [[Uruch]]. The Far North is bordered on the south by the [[Northern Spur]] of the Guardspine Mountains, and the {{Icy Waste]] to the north, east and west. The Far North is …

  • New Alusia

    A landlocked arid kingdom in the south of the [[New World]] south of [[The Kingdom of Nelson]], east of [[New Mossburg]], north of [[The Lowlands]] and west of [[Dor Khollom]].