OriginsThe warped land of the empire is home to the Sheltered Inlands District, Storms Reach District, Coastal Region District, Northern Narrows District, and Serphants Scope District. This war-ridden land is ruled by Emperor Vladimir Tepes and encompasses the eastern side of Chymoús. The vampires govern these lands with egotistically, treating the living as nothing more than servants, while those captured during the war are made into Exotic Pets, as if they are a living trophy of the war. Each of the regions within the empire controls two guilds, which are forced to pay a tax that requires sending each family member (once they reach the age of fifteen) to a guild, whether it would be a family tradition for the same guild or if the person chooses to go off into a different path. Guilds that refuse to pay the tax face a punishment that usually renders them unable to do things freely without vampires being present in the building. And running away from a guild tax brings in the , which either gets you killed or worse, turned into an Exotic Pet. While Emperor Vlad is the one with the final say, he usually approves the plans his dukes come up with. This can include anything from military tactics to dangerous and unique weapons.
The Royal Family
Age: 1380 years
Vlad is said to rule his land with madness secured around his neck like a noose. Those who dare cross him tend to face his wrath and end up scarred for life, whether that be mentally or physically. In some cases, he is willing to prove his cruelty to the wolves through torturing his heir or stringing more werewolves up on crosses along the empire's border.
Age: 690 years
The empress who created one of the most tragic love tales throughout all the vampiric empires and kingdoms. Her marriage to Vlad carried loyalty and honesty. But after her assassination in 1492 EoL, the mention of her name only brings great sorrow to the empire. Shortly after her death, a war broke out all acros Chymoús as revenge was sought by the empire against the Moonlight Expanse.
Age: 373 years
Rank: Crown Princess
The favorite princess of the empire. Raised as the crown princess, she was ultimately murdered by rogue werewolves in 1802 EoL due to her brother's negligence, leaving the empire with a deeper hatred toward the Expanse and thefor joining the war.
Age: 524 years
Rank: Crown Prince
After the death of his mama and older sister, Kěith was made into the Crown Prince and forced to deal with politics he never wanted. His father hates him as well as his country and he constantly second-guesses himself. Atop all that, a dark secret hangs over his shoulders, one that can tear the empire apart.
Species: Blood Witch
Age: 240 years
Born into the royal family has a half-sibling to Marinette and Kěith, Princess Léhä doesn't have much on her plate. She gets to have a luxurious lifestyle while also having to protect her family from falling apart around her due to the war.
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The Tragic Romance of Vlad & Sin-yeona