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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: 3/31 - Action Requirements and Knacks

By tehom on 1:48 p.m.

Action Requirements: I took a brief vacation from working on database normalization to add a feature for staff: the ability …

Game Updates: 6/23: AP Regen changes

By tehom on 3:52 p.m.

The current backlog for actions is pretty immense, so we wanted to introduce a mechanic to incentivize people for not …

Current Story

Heroes and Other Fables: 3. A Fable of Answers

Long lost in a dream, the world begins to stir.

Across the continent of Arvum, the defeat of the Gyre has led only to a fragile and tense peace that has led the once skeptical populace to begin asking questions not heard in many generations. Suspicions begin to arise on just what answers lie in the dark places of the world, and many will not be prepared for the answers that might be found.

Upcoming Events

In Praise of Liberty

April 3, 2020, 2 p.m.

Princess Helena Redrain and Lord Rysen Crovane invite all poets, be they amateur or professional, to a special poetry reading …

Not Quite Human

April 3, 2020, 8:30 p.m.

One of the villages belonging to Stormward is experiencing mysterious attacks in the evening hours. Innocent people are being dragged …

The Bog

April 3, 2020, 11 p.m.

In the town of Gal Ternith in northern Stormwall, a strange sickness manifesting as boils has taken a number of …

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