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    *NOTICE: This campaign is now defunct, and unlikely to be updated.* The Kingdom of [[Talingarde]] is the most noble, virtuous, peaceful nation in the known world. This is the story of how you burned this insipid paradise to the ground. It’s only …

  • Talingarde

    Talingarde Alignment: LG Capital: [[Matharyn]] (105,000) Notable Settlements: [[Ghastenhall]] (82,000), [[Daveryn]] (59,000), [[Havelyn]] (21,000), [[Farholde]] (9,500), [[Aldencross]] (1,800), [[Varyston]] (1,200) Ruler …

  • Mitra

    *Mitra: Lord of Light* !(media-item-align-center){width:545px;height:1111px;}//db4sgowjqfwig.cloudfront.net/assets/314290/Mitra.jpg?1396728416(Mitra.jpg)! There is no greater god more worshiped in [[Talingarde]] than the divine Mitra. In fact, to …

  • Faces of a Free Man

    [[:lucavi]] has extreme delusional psychosis, and this often emerges in strange ways when he is denied the pain he uses to bring it under control. Overuse of the circlet of disguise provided by [[Cardinal Adrastus Thorn | Cardinal Thorn]] has …

  • The Sarmonean Disciplines

    The Disciplines were a collection of [[Talingarde | Talirean ]] holy texts of [[Belial]], compiled (and edited) by [[Sarmonos]], a high priest of Asmodeus in Talingarde during the [[House Barca| Barcan]] era. The text was suppressed by the [[Inquisition]] …

  • Elves

    A mysterious and seldom-seen people, pure-blooded elves are nearly extinct in [[Talingarde]] proper. Long ago, before the coming of humans to the isle, they shared it mostly peacefully with the [[Dwarves]]; now, both of the elder races have largely …

  • Dwarves

    [[Talingarde]] was once home to a thriving dwarven kingdom in the Ansgarian mountains, that was conquered by the earliest ancestors of the Talirean humans. The dwarves have since mostly integrated into human society, and invented much of the more …

  • House Barca

    House Barca was the half elf house that fought against [[House Darius]]. They were defeated and forced to submit.

  • The Inquisition

    The Inquisition is a secretive royal arm often misunderstood and feared - or perhaps, understood all too well. Formed to carry out the [[Great Purge]] and Talingarde's laws against blasphemy and heresy, they have not hesitated to resort to torture and …

  • Farholde

    Farholde [[File:334695 | class=media-item-align-center | 942x434px | Farholde.jpg]] CG small city Corruption==+0;== Crime==-4;== Economy==+1;== Law==+3;== Lore==+0;== Society==+3== Qualities

  • Knights of Alerion

    *The Knights of the Alerion* This venerable brotherhood of knights dedicated to Mitra’s service was once a minor order. However, during the war of succession, they were the only order to side with House Darius. All the rest sided with House Barca. With …

  • Sacred Brotherhood of the Gryphon

    *Sacred Brotherhood of the Gryphon* The other major order of knights in Talingarde, the Brothers of the Gryphon are actually a coalition of older orders that banded together after their membership numbers were shattered eighty years ago in the war of …

  • Blessed Order of Saint Macarius

    *The Blessed Order of St. Macarius* This monastic order has dedicated itself to healing the sick and relieving the suffering of the people, thus following in the footsteps of the founder St. Macarius the Mendicant. They do this without charge or any …

  • Great Purge

    The Great Purges are a series of ongoing, bloody purges surrounding Talingarde's campaign against blasphemy, heresy, and non-Mitran religions. The Great Purges were launched in the reign of king [[Markadian III]] in order to cover up the assassination of …

  • Dirges of Apollyon

    The Dirges are a holy book and hymnal used by the [[Sons of the Pale Horsemen]], containing songs and rituals glorifying the daemons of Abbadon and their rulers. The [[Nessian Knot]] discovered what is perhaps the last copy in existence when they were …

  • Ghastenhall

    *Ghastenhall* [[File:473379 | class=media-item-align-center | Ghastenhall_Crest.jpg]] NG metropolis *Corruption ==+2; Crime +0; Economy +4; Law -1; Lore +4; Society +2== Qualities* Academic, Prosperous *Danger* 10 …