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The common people of Arvum wouldn't really call the last thousand years a 'golden age'. Since the founding of the Compact of Arvum, the five great noble houses of the realm have schemed and warred against one another, locked in a millennium-old struggle for dominance kept only in check by the occasional powerful monarch. But even as the fragile peace frays with the latest dynastic crisis, creating courtly intrigues in the capital city of Arx, ancient foes that took mankind to the brink of extinction a thousand years ago stir once more.

Latest News

Game Updates: Trade Command!

By NV on 10:16 a.m.

Trading with another character at your location allows you both to review and control an exchange as it takes place. …

Game Updates: 4/25 - Haggle Adjustment

By tehom on 5:22 p.m.

I raised the floor and lowered the ceiling for haggle rolls, making it much nicer for those with low skill …

Current Story

Heroes and Other Fables: 4. A Fable of Choices

Eurus, Jadairal and Cardia, three foreign continents attempting to impose their will upon the Compact of Arvum. With the establishment of a new 6th great house in House Pravus, an expansion into the Saffron Chain, and war looming with Eurus, the time has come for the Compact to make choices.

Choices that will forever shape the world.

Upcoming Events

Kennex Boarding Party

July 5, 2020, 8:30 p.m.

Join the Kennex family as we host our first boarding party! Try not to fall off the planks as you …

Patrons and Proteges Night

July 6, 2020, 4 p.m.

Welcome one and all to a celebration of a fine Compact Tradition: Patronage. As requests for proteges and patrons are …

Kennex wedding anniversary

July 6, 2020, 8 p.m.

Catalana and Wash have been married for ten years and wish to invite all their family and friends to celebrate …


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