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  • First Campaign Arc

    Spring, the 400th Year of the Glorious Reign of Empress Chagay. •Nicco is eager to collect tales of bravery and heroics to inspire his songs. The Waicotte Invasion of thirty years previous seems ripe for such stories, and few if any bards have taken …

  • Main Page

    This is just going to link to the other things: [[Shadewater | Shadewater]] [[Brief History timeline | History of the Region]] [[Sun Position | Sun Position]] [[History of Duke Aermund's Rule | History of Duke Aermund's Rule]] [[Game …

  • Brief History timeline

    *Eons ago* * The races emerge and develop a civilization of staggering sophistication and magical prowess. Jealous and fearful, the gods open the gates of hell and the abyss, and a cataclysm destroys the civilization. * A great dark age descends, …

  • History of Duke Aermund's Rule

    •35-25 years ago - Ealhmund licks his wounds, too weakened to attempt to retake either the Hurt of spreyheath •27 years ago - birth of Aermund, Ealhmunds only male child •25 years ago - Ealhmund cuts his hand on the spines of a large fish he …

  • Game Mastering Credo

    Well damn if this page didn't just refresh itself and erase what I'd written... Anyway, I read this article by The Angry DM the other day, and decided I should write up my own GM credo. So, here it is. I really welcome any feedback on it, either what …

  • Cawold's Bridge

    From Pectis's Guide to the Ancient Wonders of Orias, by Pectis Abiadel, Great Scribe and World Traveller: Entry: Cawold's Bridge: Aside from the elven city of Ellorione, Cawold’s Bridge and the nearby ruins are the only known pre-Annazian …

  • The Legend of Brandinno Sandy

    Shadewater had been a small port city of the Annazian Empire. After the Shattering (when Sage Battai commanded the casting of the Fog of Ages, the dissolution of the Empire, and the breaking of the Empire's great scrying mirrors) the city fell into disuse …

  • The Midnight Watch of the Radiant and Living Damnation

    The Midnight Watch (also known as the Dark Watchers) are a fanatic order of religious knights devoted to carrying out The Order of Light's (the Church of the Eternal Lantern) most dangerous or unpleasant missions - basically like the navy seals of the …

  • Shadewater

    [[Shadewater Map | Shadewater Map]] [[Shadewater Neighborhoods | Shadewater Neighborhoods]] *The Various Powers* [[The Spreyheath Bears | The Spreyheath Bears]] [[The Sea Lions | The Sea Lions]] [[The Sea Wolves | The Sea Wolves]] [[ …

  • The Spreyheath Bears

    The Spreyheath Bears constitute the traditional ruling council of Shadewater. The term applies both to the actual family patriarchs/matriarchs who sit on the council itself, and to the families to which they belong. Membership is a function of wealth and …

  • The Sea Lions

    Led by the (in)famous Doglick, Bel, and Shnag, the Sea Lions are a group of hobgoblin freemen (and members from other races recruited since). They had originally been shipslaves for the Scarred Lions. However, since the Scarred Lions needed only a …

  • Shadewater Neighborhoods

    *Norin’s Docks* * This relatively large, flat outcropping sits just above the tideline, unique in the entire bay. When the Orinias and Boragias initially re-founded the city, they quickly decided that Marigold’s Wharf was insufficient and so …

  • The Sea Wolves

    The Sea Wolves are the group of elves, from the wild elves who live along the coastline of the continent, and who maintain trade with the city and the merchants who stop in port. They live on a small floating "island" composed of yurts sitting atop …

  • Holfo Toonel

    Tall (for a halfling), dark haired, and middle aged halfling. The primary political organizer for the freedmen. Was a slave in Marigold’s wharf, usually a porter, then was one of the main leaders of the slave revolts after the food crisis got bad. Is …

  • Gulgug the Chessmaster

    Aermund’s chief strategist, a priest of The Old Man. Gulgug and his four brothers (who also serve as his retainers) The Tireless Rooks, are well known for their service to Aermund. Despite Aermund's skill as a ruler, it is doubtful he would have retaken …

  • Azzak Kul

    Of all the gifts in Lady Ellys's dowry, few were as valuable as the services of Azzak Kul. A hobgoblin scholar and priest of The Loremaster from the far south, Azzak found service in Empress Chagay's court as a skilled administrator. His specialty has …

  • Roles on a sailing ship

    This handy website has some descriptions of various positions on a traditional sailing ship. Unfortunately, the guy has the site locked so I can't just copy and paste it here (and edit it to my liking) so you'll have to click the link and then read it …

  • Crew of the Bard's Mistress

    *The Captain: * Captain Gnoll / Yerrrrt (gnoll male young adult) – born on a ship in the far south, Yerrrt has rarely set foot on land for more than a night at a time, became a merchant/sailor for his previous master (Derrormurrin) until the party took …

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