Welcome to Araea; a weird-fantasy world set mostly deep underground.
The Surface of Araea is a blight-blasted wasteland of barren deserts, frigid arctics and terrible monsters. Only the brave meet these dangers to carve fortune from the wasteland.
With barren mountains that pierce the clouds like teeth through flesh and frozen tundras beyond their base, the Aschar Region is one of the most dangerous of the Surface.
With access to some of the most fertile caverns in the Inner Shell, Ahumahi has grown large and prosperous. In a world where scarcity is frequent and survival is a struggle, Ahumahi is a place of plentiful food and plentiful breakbacking labor.
One of the great City-States of the Inner Shell, Dhanû is forged by harsh cold and constant danger.
The City of Ancestors honors their dead as gods and those who speak with them rule in their stead. Despite that, it is a colorful, vibrant city with a cheerful folk.
Also known as the Drowning City, Dūbavum lie on the shores of the Abyss. It is their blessing and curse, providing a plenty of seafood and dangerous, violent death.
The greatest city in the Deep. Come here and find your fortune.
The city-state of Thawke is bound together by a complex weave of duty, greed, moral obligation and inevitable betrayals. Five powerful clans of nobles rule with the goal of enriching themselves by any means.
Life hides from malignant stars and irradiated wastes, deep in the dark. While cosmic evils haunt the surface and the endless deeps, life clings to existence where-ever it can take hold.
The amazing imagery displayed in World Anvil is graciously vested by
His Titanship Christopher Dravus of Ironrise Games,
Our Revered Deity Basic Dragon / Rin &
His Majesty Caeora