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  • Imperial Mountain

    [[File:409473 | class=media-item-align-none | imperialmountain4.jpg]] The Imperial Mountain has also been called Mount Meru, in the [[Third Age]], and Heaven's Height, in the [[Second Age]]. It is the [[Elemental Pole]] of [[Earth]], and is the anchor …

  • Inland Sea

    The Inland Sea refers to the body of water separating the [[Blessed Isle]] from the [[Threshold]], and east of the [[Western Ocean]].

  • Dusty Road

    The Dusty Road runs along and to the east of the [[Cinderpeaks]], from [[Lapland | the Lap]], where it forks, to [[Gem]], in the deep [[South]]. To the east of the Lap it becomes the [[Breadroad | Breadroad]], and to the north it takes many branches to …

  • Tsu-Dian-Pei

    [[File:423115 | class=media-item-align-none | On_dangerous_waters_by_Ruskatukka.jpg]] The Tsu-Dian-Pei is also known as the Great Sand Sea, the Great Southern Ocean, and a host of other names, is an enormous body of liquid sand, quite distinct from the …

  • Mountains of Summer

    [[File:381870 | class=media-item-align-none | mountainsofsummer.jpg]] The Mountains of Summer are a green and gently sloping chain, though the southern reaches have peaks upwards of 12,000 feet. To the east are the rain forests of [[Xikin Yaaxil]]. To …

  • Ispata Kamala

    [[File:382077 | class=media-item-align-none | cairo_market_place_by_jonathandufresne-d79czru.jpg]] The capital of [[An-Teng]], located at the border of the [[Middle Kingdom]] and the [[Flatlands | Flatlands]], it is a major trading port and has a …

  • Breadroad

    A major road stretching south of most of the foothills of the [[South]], through the badlands. Named because it is the route along which most of the grains and food from [[Lapland | the Lap]] are distributed to the less fertile lands of the South. It is …

  • Inner Ring

    The Inner Ring is a semi-circular strip of sand dunes that runs across the [[Tsu-Dian-Pei]], running from the town of [[Fulan]] in the west, down to [[Sh'ab'qa]], interrupted by the [[Straits of Azh'hal | Pilgrim's Strait]], over to [[Azh'hal]], south …

  • Azhpanian Hilllands

    The hills south of [[Chiaroscuro]] and the other northern [[Delzhan]] territories. This area is well known for its wine, olives, apricots and citrus fruits. The further south into the hills one goes, the rougher they become, and eventually open into the …

  • Delzhan Badlands

    The area between the [[Azhpanian Hilllands | Azhpanian Hilllands]] and the [[Desert of Khal'jia]], home to a few sparse towns and villages, including [[Ber-Shij-Qat | Ber-Shij-Qat]]. The land here is dotted with mesas of varying sizes, and large herds of …

  • Desert of Khal'jia

    The Desert of Khal'jia lies to the south of the [[Delzhan Badlands | Delzhan Badlands]] and north of the [[Tsu-Dian-Pei]]. It is home to some minimal plant and animal life, but few human habitations, with the notable exception of [[Dryharbor]].

  • Blessed Isle

    The Blessed Isle lies at the center of [[Creation]] and is home to the [[Realm]] and the full might of the [[Dragon-blooded | Dragon-blooded]]. The temperature is moderate, with wide variance in seasons, and the land is fertile. It is home to about a …

  • Straits of Azh'hal

    A gap in the [[Inner Ring | Inner Ring]], the most sizable such, also called the Pilgrim's Strait. Its proximity to the [[Pontusian Alliance]] has been one of the main strengths of the confederation, and the recent betrayal of [[Balial]] has compromised …

  • Knob

    The Knob refers to the horn of land north of [[An-Teng]] and west of [[Lapland | the Lap]]. It is home to a few dozen small fiefdoms, all of which are under the control of the [[Realm]] in varying capacities. [[House Mnemon]], [[House Ledaal]], [[House …

  • Xikin Yaaxil

    The local name for the seemingly endless growth of rain forest in the [[Southeast | Southeastern]] quadrant of [[Creation]], home to river-folk and [[Wyld-barbarians]], with little encroachment of civilization beyond the occasional heavily guarded [[Guild …

  • Madin al'Baqar

    The "capital" of [[Harborhead]], in truth Madin al'Baqar is a town made of campgrounds and taverns where the five tribes can meet on neutral ground to discuss various disputes. Patrolled by [[Brides of Ahlat]], there is also a large [[House Sesus|Sesus …

  • Al'tariq Yasmin

    A largely abandoned road that once connected [[Yane]] and [[Madin al'Baqar | Madin al'Baqar]], it has since fallen into disrepair and disuse, from a combination of conflict between [[Harborhead]] and [[The Varangian Confederation|Varangia]], inter-tribal …

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