• Empire

    • The Tiarnúil empire unifies the known world.
  • Rise of the Factions

    • Arcane and Divine elites consolidate power.
    • Magic outlawed for non-elites.
    • Artifacts seized.
  • Height of the Conclave

    • Factions vie for control.
    • Magic denied to populous.
  • First Dark Age

    • sweeping loss of remembered history
    • literacy fades. oral tradition grows.
    • knowledge of the world, high-culture, and religions wane
  • Age of legends

    • Grand exploration by epic adventurers.
    • Culminates in epic battles.
  • Second Dark Age

    • Civilization stagnates.
    • Life is pastoral.
    • Inhabitants are content with what the know and safety.
  • Rynum Tiarnúil single-handedly defeats an Elven battlegroup claiming the last bastion of resistance and crowning himself Emperor.

  • Rynum learns of his lineage and its divine influence.

  • Priests of Ulnek complete a teleportation network spanning Cella.

  • To illustrate commitment to peaceful sharing of power, factions trade artifacts.

  • Menul, a far-flung, coastal city with a population of 10k, is destroyed.
    No survivors known.

  • Rebel group steals a cache of Arcane artifacts from Vault of the Arcane.

  • Korvil gains access to teleportation network.

  • Basilica of Tiarnúilnek destroyed.

  • Band of adventurers, the “Weal of Ulnek”, rediscovers magic while campaigning.

  • Wizard adventurer begins to gain influence in Cella equipped with the Orb of Il’Thas.

  • Legendary adventurers return to plead their case to council and are turned away.

  • Shunned adventurers found their own city.

  • Korvil plots a return to power from Orhain.

  • Q: Why do Rynum’s eyes flash with rose-golden light in battle?

    A: He bears the “Weal of Ulnek” as the primarch of his line always does.

  • Q: Which artifacts were exchanged?

    • Orb of Il’Thas
    • Edge of Dawn
  • Q: Who destroyed the city of Menul?

    A: Korvil, the Half-elven Archmage of Flame, did by trying to teleport with the Orb of Il’Thas

  • Q: What was lost so that the mission may succeed?
    A: True paladin, who had begun to wrest power from the elites.

    Korvil tried to TP with Orb again displacing the Vault into another Plane. Efreet and other planar baddies deposited instead.

  • Q: What does Korvil do once he has access?

    A: He travels to the island of Orhain.

  • Q: What was lost in the destruction?

    A: Ilna, Primarch of the Conclave.

  • Q: What happened to Ilna?

    A: She is teleported to Orhain wearing the imbued “Tear of Artia”.

    Priests sacrifice themselves and partitioners to power the TP& artifact.

  • Teleportation ceases to function w/ the loss of Ilna, last known bearer of the Weal.

  • Q: How has Orhain survived intact?

    A: Phased in and out by Ulnek.

    Orhaineans not interested in bettering society. Focused on their own survival.

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