Gem of Eternal Fire
The gem was discovered in the [[Marsheusis Catacombs|catacombs]] below [[Marsheusis]] during the reign of [[King Perecuse]]. The Crown kept it first as a trinket, then as a means of light for lengthy or dangerous expeditions.
Recently, the King of …
Dr Redgik Soul
Soul was born in Marsheusis to wealthy parents. He attended [[Orly University]] in the city's [[Otenheim|Otenheim district]], and at the age of twenty-two was accepted by the King as his personal physician.
Soul has developed a rivalry with [[:dr-agula …
Agular was born in the [[Hagoph]] town of [[Narshair Wastelands|Narshair]]. While his parents were farmers, Agula had more academic interests, and studied medicine from an early age.
Almost entirely self-taught, he was Narshair's only doctor for a time …
Lieutenant Wytz Arnaud
Arnaud was born in [[Marsheusis]], the son of a soldier. His father constantly drilled into him the importance of the King's military. As soon as he came of age, Wytz joined the military, and soon excelled, his skill with weapons and his charismatic …
Fordoak is a mysterious and enigmatic figure. His exact age and where he is from is unknown, though it is believed he was born overseas. After [[King Perecuse]] died, his Grand Vizier, *Inse Lachem* was instrumental in the appointment of a new monarch. …
Mazyr was raised in a small Saalist community just outside of Marsheusis. Encouraged to love [[The Great Saal]] and spread his message from an early age, he became a priest of Saalism at just nineteen.
Two years later, he moved to Marsheusis, becoming …
Teke was born in [[Paskau]], and raised as a [[Daerism|Daerist]]. His father, a man obsessed with Yokurgin's [[History|history]], instilled a love of antiques and culture in his son. When he came of age, Teke travelled the country, visiting every province …
Burl (whose real name is unknown) travelled to Marsheusis with his family when he was just a boy. One night, most of his family were killed by a drunken group of [[Humans|humans]]. Burl survived, and was taken in by the Ranson family.
Ela grew very …
Kendrik was born in [[Keydon|the port of Keydon]]. Her mother died in childbirth, so she was raised by her bookish father, who taught her how to read, write and count. Kendrik excelled at school, and later attended [[Orly University]] in [[Marsheusis|the …
Ela was born in Marsheusis to philanthropist parents. Despite her family's comfortable financial situation, Ela wanted to make her own way in the world, setting up her own stall when she was only fifteen.
Less than a year after she started trading, she …
Partario was born a few short years before [[Fyrsobarthe]] launched their war on [[Yokurgin]]. Though his parents at first thought he was just a slow learner, it became clear that the boy had mental problems.
Faron at first tried to teach Partario …
Lyre was born in [[Marsheusis]] and raised in a strictly Daerist household. His father *Yora* was a Daerist priest, and Lyre was ordained at the age of sixteen, an atypically young age.
When [[King Perecuse]] died and his successor took the throne, …
Marshall Mara Deepgrey
Mara was born in the [[Hagoph]] town of [[Kagen]]. Her father was an abusive alcoholic, who forced her older brothers to work on his farm day and night. Her mother, a sickly, weak-willed woman, did what she could to protect Mara, but one day, her husband …
Kovak was born and raised in [[Marsheusis]]. His father *Nyl* was a banker and a close friend of *Falos Dieszeus*, the financial advisor to [[King Perecuse]]. When Falos died, Nyl took over the position.
Arin moved into [[Habrek Palace]] shortly before …
Marshall Streathann Dieszeus
Streathann was born in Marsheusis to [[Saalism|Saalist]] parents. Raised with their beliefs, he travelled the country, sleeping with many women. When he was caught by a particularly protective father, he was given two choices; death, or joining the …
Marina was born and raised in Marsheusis. Her entire family were merchants, each with their own special area. Marina chose to trade in herbs, spices and vegetables. She travelled the country, trading and also asking questions about her relative [[:bor- …
Arhol was born in a small community on the outskirts of [[Bethelgane]] in the province of [[Naiju]]. His father was an abusive drunk, and Arhol often encouraged his mother to flee with him, though she refused.
Arhol dedicated his time to training with …
Eslin was born in Todhrokh, and spent his youth exploring the countryside and jungle around the village of *Proisiath*. At the age of twenty he stowed away on a ship to Yokurgin, longing to explore the country.
After visiting many unexplored locations …
Rhylla was born in the [[Gredi]] village of Fedelha, and spent her childhood helping her parents in their orchard. When she was nineteen, she met Faron Thorne, whom she fell deeply in love with.
Seven years later, the pair married, and took over The …