"Welcome the the kingdom's heartland. This is a different place than the counties you are used to. Here there are records of everyone's comings and goings. It isn't uncommon to see soldiers walking the roads alongside caravans stacked high with grain.
I know it might sound a bit controlling but here in the cities you can find just about anything from anywhere. Your favourite food exists here but it is better with Parchland or foreign spices I assure you."
The Cradle of the Kingdom
The capitol region is now the central hub of the kingdom of Naemore
. It has been defined by political borders not natural ones. This vast area has many distinct features and has led to many communities with varying histories and cultures - though they now all share the joint history, rules, and ideals of the kingdom
The region has been divided into seven parts, one ruled by the king
and six ruled by the allied lords
The King's Ascent
is the region containing Mount Kalna
and the surrounding foothills. This region is controlled by the king
and has heavily restricted access.
contains the largest lake in the kingdom
and the regional capital is the city of Lakshavan
which floats atop the surface of the lake.
The Kingdom's Spine
- or the Spine for short - is located along the mountain range leading northeast from Kalna
and produces much of the ore, stone, and metal goods for the kingdom
is located along the edge of the Scar
and includes the salt flats to the north. This region is known for open salt mines, strange gemstones extracted from the Scar
, and spices that grow in the harsh, dry, climate.
is the furthest location from the capitol region and the only one that does not share a border with the King's Ascent
. This is the region from which most people from ouside of the kingdom
The breadbasket of the region - Greenburrow
- is located in the eastern part of the region. It is large and populous. This region was the least harsh during the long winter but this also made its many communities prime targets for bandits.
was never actually ruled directly by the queen
. It was however the homeland of the first Queen of Naemore
, Kaline Sabah