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  • Timeline

    "Click to see timeline in Google docs":https://docs.google.com/document/d/1nZZDGoU-ilZqBxKBdFjSwyn9_Od_YMM40qcVxyfBxnw/edit

  • Fanged Heap

    A famous unit of Feral and Half-Feral raiders that fight during the [[Feral Risings]]. The Fanged Heap was armed and treated as the traditional warriors of the Vale, some even granted the status of officers. They were mostly used for the shock value of a …

  • Feral Risings

    The Feral Risings were fought between 1645-1647 ASF. Free slavebred of the northern regions of Ackenzal, called “Ferals,” organized under a common banner and began to rebel against the slavery of Ackenzal, hoping to free not only their own people but the …

  • Trodaíor

    A Trodaíor was a form of slave soldier in the Spring Court. They were given greater status than other slaves. Because of their lack of family ties and political connections, Trodaíor were trusted with important guard positions and military operations that …

  • Saint Gaius

    33 BSF-1 BSF Gauis was born a slave on Leovigild, taken from an early age to the sword schools of the Spring Court to become one of their [[Trodaíor]], a type of slave soldier. Gauis fought for the Spring Court against Fae and humans in Ackenzal, …

  • The Inquisition

    1569-1579 ASF The Inquisition was a decade in Ackenzal where those who practiced Tuning outside of the purview of the Ascendant Church were brutally persecuted. Families in connection with them, and occasionally even the towns mages lived in were put …

  • Walking Gods

    _"The proud and mad fought/walking gods that brought/lightning from the sky/but/even gods may die."_ -from _The Champion & The Lady_ by Bran Skaldur The Walking Gods were the original deities of the world, creatures that existed upon the mortal plane …

  • The Crone

    _"Pain, when carried with dignity, is strength"_ from Ragana the Crone Ragana, the Crone, developed the Discipline that allows the Giants live in a structured society. After the first starfall, the surviving people of Esgalgrath spent three centuries …

  • Raid on the Nascent Keep

    1643 ASF The Raid on the Nascent keep was a surprise attack led by extremist elements in Thassal, the [[Kujeewa]]. The Nascent Keep is where the phylacteries, the collective souls of the Venerable, are kept, and by destroying them the Thassali …

  • The Maiden

    _"To give nothing of us for others is to see ourselves unraveled."_ -from Jin Valtori The Maiden, who in life was known as Jin Valtori, was a Saefallan medico turned orphanage founder and director. Early in life she went to Wyvar to study the healing …

  • The Baseborn Usurpation

    ...page in progress... 1649 ASF The Baseborn Usurpation was an attempt by the [[Gallowglass]] mercenary company, under the command of [[The Bastard]] and [[Red Asha]] to seize control of the barony known commonly as [[The Vale]]. The initial attack on …

  • The First Starfall

    After the Lady of Blossoms was slain by [[The Champion | one of humanity’s own]], the astromancers of the [[Scheznyk | Winter Court]] revealed themselves. Their inquiries into the night sky led them to discover an asteroid that possessed a soul like the …

  • The Chancellor

    _"You say I gave you your freedom, but it was never mine to give."_ -from a speech given by Myeung to his army. Myeung was a minor noble of the swampy region of the Radiant Empire who offered the Slave Army their freedom if they fought against their …

  • The Salt Wars

    1574-1604 ASF The Salt Wars were a series of wars between the duchies of Ackenzal over religious and trade issues that is often seen as a precursor to [[The Feral Risings]]. Though no single conflict within the broad scope of the Salt Wars was …

  • The Bollworm Affair

    1640-1641 ASF _"It was all a game, and both of us lost."_ _"I am still curious who won though."_ -from Jelani, a Thassali ambassador, and Nadal, an Apsaran ambassador The Bollworm affair was a complicated political scandal involving the nations of …

  • Veiled War

    The Veiled War was a cold war between the four fae courts characterized by multiple high-profile assassinations and proxy wars fought using human nations and tribes. ...page in progress...

  • The Starfall Wars

    0-18 BSF The Starfall Wars were a series of violent confrontations between human kingdoms and fae, fought across the world in an uncoordinated effort to disrupt fae control over Ruengoethe. The wars were a response to [[The First Starfall]], seen as an …