Lilenthan

The Lilenthan is the only known culture of Deamkin in Lyra. Although their origin is filled with legends of their descent from Aqua / Selene and their frozen messiah Aster, The South Prince not much is know about them or their past.

 

For hundreds of years the Lilenthan have been living in the frozen and unforgiving wastelands of Aspiria, one of the most dangerous inhabited places on Lyra. The Lilenthan are known to create super-families of one hundred and fifty to two hundred Deamkin that live together as a single entity, sharing resources and care for each other under the protective eyes of a princess-and-bride, the youngest girl over the age of sixteen years at the point the previous princess-and-bride departs this world.

 

The Lilenthan are deeply faithful people. Their whole life revolves around the teachings attributes to the Aster, The South Prince according to the writing of Asterism a loosely organized religion that exists for as long as Lilenthans kept historical records.

 

After hundreds of years of inhabiting Aspiria, lately the survival of the Lilenthan is becoming quite precarious and many families are either in the process of preparing or colonizing the southmost islands of the Nyrian Archipelago bringing them, in some cases in direct confrontation with the indeginous population and the Thebian colonists. The Great Lilenthian migration is probably caused by the rapidally changing environment and the recent vicious incursions of the mutated creatures from Hypernotia

Major organizations

Encompassed species
Related Locations
Part of the SummerCamp 2021

Choose your Access type
Playtester

Choosing Playtester will give you access to the articles required to create a character and play the game

  Gamemaster

Warning Choosing Gamemaster will reveal to you secrets of the world and hooks that should only be read by people aiming to run games in Lyra, do not choose this if you wish to play as a player ar some point



Cover image: Unknown by Unknown Artist

Comments

Please Login in order to comment!
23 Jul, 2021 15:09

That-That is a huge family....wow. These people sound very interesting, I think I would like to get to know them better. Great article :)

You should check out the The 5 Shudake, if you want of course.
23 Jul, 2021 20:32

Dang, that's quite a large family! I can't imagine how big their houses must get to accommodate everyone. :O

~TimeBender~Check out the first chapter of my newest book on World Anvil (Spoiler I'm posting the entire book for free): 1/The First Rule of Monsterborn Adoptions
4 Aug, 2021 17:30

I'm really interested in hearing more about their family dynamics and housing, that's the most intriguing aspect so far. The Great Lilenthian migration sounds like a good set up for a campaign.

Forgemaster Dimitris
Dimitris Havlidis
5 Aug, 2021 04:12

These are both very very good points, thank you so much William  

  • Playtester adventure re: Migration
  • Expand on the housing
  • Thank you!

    Join me, become a Sky Pirate in the world of Lyra!

    Eternal Sage AmélieIS
    Amélie I. S. Debruyne
    7 Aug, 2021 07:11

    That's an interesting family system and way to design a leader. Who is the husband of this princess-and-bride supposed to be since "bride" is in their name?

    To see what I am up to:WE pledge and article list.
    Forgemaster Dimitris
    Dimitris Havlidis
    9 Aug, 2021 05:25

    Princess-and-brides of ... Aster, the South Prince which is kind of their "God/Deity/Revered One" still need to write that article :) but yeah, they are all brides of Aster the South Prince.

    Join me, become a Sky Pirate in the world of Lyra!

    23 Aug, 2021 12:38

    These sound like a very interesting culture. I'm very curious to know more about their family dynamics and housing situation. :)

    Powered by World Anvil