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  • Drakonheim

    !(media-item-align-center)http://cdn.obsidianportal.com/assets/186867/Drakonheim.jpg(Drakonheim)! Though never completely abandoned, this city’s population has dwindled to a tenth (current pop. 1000) of what it once was at the height of [[Cevali Empire …

  • Vharent

    !(media-item-align-center)http://cdn.obsidianportal.com/assets/186868/Vharent.jpg(Vharent)! This village (once known as Barrow's Edge) is a small community of approximately 200 people. Many folk are simple farmers living a peaceful life. Merchants …

  • Tanglewood Forest

    !(media-item-align-right)http://cdn.obsidianportal.com/assets/186957/Tanglewoods.jpg(Tanglewoods)! These woods get their name from the tangled underbrush that makes these woods nearly impassable. The only sure way to make a go of it is if one stays on …

  • The Grey Vale

    !(media-item-align-left)http://cdn.obsidianportal.com/assets/186950/westerlands_copy.jpg(Westerlands copy)! A vast sea guards the western shore while towering mountain peaks pierce the sky to the north, south, and east. It is within this vast stretch …

  • The Saucy Mermaid

    !(media-item-align-left)http://cdn.obsidianportal.com/assets/186980/Saucy_Mermaid.jpeg(Saucy mermaid)! The Saucy Mermaid is the type of establishment where it might be a good idea not to look too closely at the food and drink your served. A large central …

  • Cevali Empire

    The Cevali Empire was at its height and ruled over the Grey Vale over a thousand years ago according to ancient texts. It was during this time (appx. 1200 years ago) that the city of [[Drakonheim | Drakonheim]] was founded. It was the golden age of the …

  • Stone Tooth Mountain

    !(media-item-align-right)http://cdn.obsidianportal.com/assets/187320/Stone_Tooth_Mtn..jpeg(Stone tooth mtn.)! This remote and lonely mountain gets its name from its unusual shape. Its a rugged forested mountain crowned by a bare rocky peak. Two …

  • Khundrukar - the Glitterhame

    Two hundred years ago an ancient dwarven ancestral home was overtaken by an orc army in the southern Barrier Peak Mountains. Few dwarves were lucky enough to escape, but those who did followed a dwarven smith named Durgeddin the Black. After many years of …

  • Shimmerwood Forest

    These northern woods in the [[The Grey Vale | Grey Vale]] are said to be the homeland of several groups of elves, along with other fey. In fact some rumors tell of a possible link to these very woods and the feywild, but whether or not these stories are …

  • Daggerford

    Daggerford is a small, walled town dominated by the keep of the local duke. Situated on the flood plains of the Shining River and built against the side of a low hill, Daggerford is a key point of trade on the High Road traveling north and south despite …

  • Cromm's Hold

    !(media-item-align-none)//db4sgowjqfwig.cloudfront.net/assets/269031/cromm_s_hold.jpg?1385939540(cromm_s_hold.jpg)! This fortified estate overlooks the Lizard Marsh in the western lands of the Grey Vale.

  • Misty Forest

    This forest of pine and other evergreens sits to the east of Daggerford and gets its name from the fog that often develops from the Lizard Marsh to the west that often falls upon these woods, making navigation difficult on even the best of days. The …

  • Lizard Marsh

    Instead of flowing freely into the Serpent Sea, the Shining River dissolves into a morass of waterways threading around and beneath trees festooned with moss, forming a vast swamp. The Lizard Marsh is known for two things: bloodthirsty insects and …