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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

Name: Sunday Night Sip'n Spar XXXIX

July 12, 2020, 9:30 p.m.

The city's premier sparring event returns to The Golden Hart. Come celebrate with us!

Once again, the Hart's arena will …

Saffron Chain: A Seminar

July 13, 2020, 8 p.m.

The Saffron Isles recently joined the Compact, but the lands off our eastern shore are not widely known. The Scholars …

The Northlands Collection, a Fashion of the Fealties

July 14, 2020, 6 p.m.

Moving from the Lyceum to the Northlands, Talia Baseborn will present a collection of heirloom gowns for noble Houses in …


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