1050 - The Year of The Gryphon
Important News Items
1st day of the year
Heralds report that High King Rene' Nari' and his wife, High Queen Gwenhyfar Nari', have decided to restore an old Azinian tradition – an annual awards list of honors, arms, and patents of nobility for services rendered to them and to the people.
Dame Rosie of Maderia, for her outstanding services and hospitality on the King's Road, is given a domain of 32 square miles.
Robin Thatcher is awarded with the honor of the Star of Azin for his service to the people of Azin.
The Star of Azin is the highest award that a civilian can receive from the Azinian Crown.
Prince Jandar of the Golden Oak is honored with lands in Valinnia.
The First Kallon Light Engineers were awarded the Queens Award for Courage for their actions in the wasteland last year (TK 1049)
Drusilla Drina Dristi, Governess of the 12 Score Island Chain, is elevated to rank of Duchess.
Other Azin Awards
The Duchess of Kent rewards her daughter, Ashlyn ath Kent, for superb performance over the past year on her holding by adding additional lands to her daughter's holding. Ashlyn’s holding is increased by 42 square miles.
Other Awards from Other Realms
The Lady of Draconic Splendor awards Sir Martin Edwards ath Azin with the Kenda award of valor. Sir Martin and his forces on several occasions assisted in the defense of Draconic Splendor. It is rumored that he was made a friend of Draconic Splendor.
The youngest member of the Varga family presented a stallion to the High Queen of Azin as a New Year’s present. The stallion is completely black with eyes that shine as black obsidian. The yearling horse was well received by the High Queen of Azin who named it for his eyes. The horse is to be known as Obsidian.
Sir Duncan Tully has healed from his wounds that were received on the Island of Patronna.
The Island nation of Trista announces that they have started enforcing a tax on any ship within their territorial waters of 200 miles around their nation. This is hoped to increase revenue for their nation.
The Winter Festival at Kallon was a major success for all concerned. The winner of the Joust Tournament was Sir Thomas Riley a knight in service to the Duchy of Northwind.
2nd day of the year
The traditional Field Cross Game between the city of Azin and the province of Kent was held. After three overtime periods, it was decided that the game would end in a tie at three all.
A Reaper is reported in the Dragon Plains of Kenda. The Lady of Draconic Splendor sent troops to deal with the Reaper. Her troops were unable to track it. Hours later the remains of a Reaper were found just outside the gates of Draconic Splendor.
Duke William Aday and Duchess Erica Lament are married in the Holy City of the Religion of the One True God.
5th day of the year
The city of Harborview located in the country of Valinnia on the continent of Mednadda has been rebuilt after its near destruction during the Fourth War With The Horde. The only part of the city that remained after the destruction was a 10 foot section of the outer stone wall. The Military Governor of Lords funded the project to rebuild the harbor city.
7th day of the year
Gregoria opens its second annual Mages competition. This week long competition has attracted Users of Magick from around the world. Notable Mages include Rygel ath Azin, Dr. Pratt ath Aroria, Puggles Dillweed, Mikhaila Isis Isabel Katrina Nari' and Lance of Trista to name a few.
8th day of the year
Fisherman off the coast of Kenda hauled in a 30 foot great fish that was tangled in their nets. It is an unknown species.
10th day of the year
The governess of the 12 Score Island Chain, Duchess Drusilla Drina Dristi, is injured when 14 Reapers attacked the capital of the 12 Score Island Chain. The Reapers were dispatched by the Island Guard.
11th day of the year
A pod of sperm whales was discovered up inside the Warrior Canal of Azin. The reason for this occurrence has many naturalists puzzled. Two of the females of the pod have given birth which has lead many naturalists to speculate that this might be the reason.
12th day of the year
The country of Carwin on the continent of Xendarna have restricted access to the area in and around the Temple of the Blood King as more than 1.5 million spectators are now living in the area around the Temple of the Blood King.
Reports from Talis state that several crewless ships were discovered near or against the northern sea wall. A total of 75 ships in total were recovered. The ships have no markings or any documentation upon them. Talis will attempt to find the owners of the ships.
13th day of the year
In Gregoria, the long awaited Duel of the Magick Users started. Over 350 users of Magick had entered this single event.
In the semi-final round, Rygel ath Azin was paired against Trent of Trista. Trent of Trista made an illegal move prior to the start of the duel. Using a greater device of power, he bound Rygel's ability to use any methods that Trent knew. This backfired as Rygel ath Azin is a Master of Magick and knows ALL of the methods of magick. Waiting patiently for the proper starting time, Rygel reviewed his options and decided to use Troll Method spells against the Human from Trista. Casting a personally designed combination spell of Mist with Bind Fear tied into it, he left Trent of Trista cowering in the corner. The duel was over and Rygel advanced to the final round. After a 30 minute final match against Mikhaila Isis Isabel Katrina Nari' of Azin, Rygel won by a single point.
14th day of the year
Gregoria announces the winners in the Magical Tournament for TK 1050. The winners are:
David Pike, son of ship captain Christopher Pike, is presented with highest honors in the Magical Weaving Category.
Rygel ath Azin wins the all around Grand Magical Duel.
Dr. Pratt ath Aroria wins the Magical Theory Category.
Mikhaila Isis Isabel Katrina Nari' wins the Spell Combination Category.
Rygel ath Azin wins the Magical Speed Competition.
Puggles Dillweed wins the Magical Construction Category.
Dr. Pratt wins the Magical Defense Category.
Trent of Trista wins the Warding Category.
Lance of Trista wins the Spell Research Category.
The Grand Master of Magick for TK 1050 is Rygel ath Azin.
16th day of the year
The city of Trackan (Tempest) on the continent of Cimmeran report that a caravan of spice and roots for the Empress of the Horde was attacked by Humans, Orcs, and Dwarves with the calling card of a purple scarf. The caravan was burned and all of its members killed.
18th day of the year
Reports from Kisda on the Northern Shield state that 10 Reapers attempted to infiltrate their capital city. The Reapers were destroyed before they got to the outer gates.
19th day of the year
Reports from the Oracle of Terla state that, on the early morning of the 18th day of TK 1050, a group of assassins attempted to kill the Oracle of Terla. The Oracle is unharmed and will continue her work without any interruptions or delays. The assassins all wore purple scarves around their faces.
The Ogres of Kisda send a message to the Duchess of Kent concerning the Reaper attack in the 18th day of the year.
20th day of the year
Heralds from the Desert Saurian: Dragon Kin realm report that Prince Gunnar is a father. It is reported that he has three children, one son and two daughters.
23rd day of the year
The Military Governess of Moshven announces that a new harbor city on the east cost of the country will begin construction early next week. The Port of Trade as it will be called will host some of the most advanced technologies in construction and harbor facilities in the world.
25th day of the year
The Dwarves of the White Mountains (central Azin) have successfully negotiated a treaty to begin mining the Rose Quartz they located (112th day of TK 1049) last year north of the White Mountains.
26th day of the year
Record snow fall is reported in the White Mountains of Azin. The Dwarves report more than three feet of snow in 2 hours this day.
27th day of the year
Gallison Lanna Tempest, the Lady of the Azin Treasury, was severely injured by an assailant while riding in the Azin Northern Forest. She is expected to recover from her wounds. The High Queen of Azin has ordered the Trackers of Azin to investigate this crime.
28th day of the year
The Islands of Mists reports that the same Giant Sea Turtle that visited them in TK 1049 has returned to the beach. Further it is reported that the giant turtle has begun digging a nest on the beach. The farmer that the sea turtle visited last time is reported to be glad that the turtle stopped on the beach this time.
29th day of the year
The Islands of Mists reports that the Giant Sea Turtle has left the island and gone back to the ocean. Researchers discovered over 400 eggs, each the size of a helmet, in the nest. The government of the Island of Mist has ordered the eggs protected.
The country of Ganit located on the Southern Shield reports that ten barges beached themselves on their shores. Once the crafts stopped moving, 10 Reapers from each barge disembarked and headed towards the settlements in Ganit. The Reapers have been isolated and can not currently move from where they are trapped.
A messenger from Ganit was dispatched to the Duchess of Kent as per the agreement concerning the Reapers.
In the Sea of Kenda, a violent storm begins to rage. The storm covers two-thirds of the Kenda Sea.
30th day of the year
The country of Verdar on the continent of Kenda has successfully negotiated with the famed healer Dame Rose to have one of her healing sanctuaries to be built near their capital city of Verdarn.
The government of the Islands of Mists sends a messenger to the Keep of Azin for High King Rene' Nari'.
The Field Cross team from the city of Lords took on and defeated the Field Cross team from Kallon. The score was 4 to 3.
Arkons are discovered in the great forest of Bryagel. The Bryagel scouts have encountered and detained over 190 Arkons so far.
The raging storm in the Sea of Kenda ends at midday on the 30th day of the month. The storm has revealed a great treasure as diamonds wash up on the shores of the country of Kenda and the 5th Sphere of Haeflin Influence.
31st day of the year
The Duchess Aday petitions the court of Azin for an audience to discuss the Patronna issue. The audience is permitted and is scheduled for the 45th day of the year.
The City State of Koalh on the continent of Cellenda reports that several of its inhabitants have been taken in the night. There are no clues to this mystery as of yet. The crown of Azin is sending the Royal Inquisitor James Devon Madison and a column of infantry to assist the city state of Koalh in this mystery.
32nd day of the year
Cimmeran reports that their alchemists working with their healers have found an alternate cure and/or relief for the Red Fever. Once the method has been documented completely, they state that they will share it with the rest of the realms of Alquennas.
The country of Sharinnon on the continent of Kenda reports that a band of 40 highwaymen attacked a convoy that was transporting healing equipment and compounds. The convoy was being escorted by 200 soldiers of Sharinnon. The highwaymen were stopped. Two of the highwaymen were taken alive. They each had a purple scarf on them.
The country of Frenton located on the Fyngel continent reports that their language traders have been able to translate one of the ancient tablets from the Temple of the Blood King. The tablet is a recipe for a meat pie. Even though the information was not what it was hoped for; the ability of the language traders of Frenton to translate the tablet is a step forward to unmasking the mystery of the Blood King.
The government of Talis has opened an invitation to all healers to a discussion on Red Fever and Crimson Fever to be held on the 100th day of the year.
33rd day of the year
The country of Region of the Ne' Tal located on the continent of Kenda reports that several ships were found beached on their southern shore this morning. The ships were abandoned with no records of any kind on them.
The country of Tel’ Narra on the continent of Vitainnia reports that an ancient temple was found in the Tail of the Dragon Mountain range. The temple is near the northern ends of the Lady's Decision River. The government of Tel' Narra is requesting the assistance of language traders as the writing on the temple entrance is unknown to the humans and dwarves of Tel' Narra.
The country of Gemsten on the continent of Fyngel reports that they have discovered a vein of pinkish-red salt that is quite tasty.
The Kingdom of Tra-len on the continent of Kenda reports that their Heart tree has given 11 new seed pods to the wind. The Heart tree of any Elven vale is the center of the community. Any seed pods “going on the wind” are a sign of good tidings to come according to Elven traditions and 11 is considered an auspicious number indeed!
34th day of the year
The country of Gregoria on the continent of Mednadda announces that they are opening their magical university to students from nations that are part of the Alliance of Nations (AON); this in due in part to how the Kingdom of Azin has been treating and taking care of one of its own citizens. The Mistress Courtney has been a guest of Azin for over two years and has been well taken care of. Her education in the mystical arts has been outstanding and her diplomacy skills are almost equal to her skills in the arcane arts.
The Realm of the Azul-Valley on the continent of Terla rejoices in signing a new trade agreement with the country of Azatar also located on Terla and with the Island Nation of Trista. This new trade agreement will allow all the countries involved to prosper.
The Shire of Winds, the capital of the country of Frenton on the continent of Fyngel, reports that their coastal patrol sighted 40 rogue class ships heading up the eastern coast of the continent of Fyngel.
37th day of the year
The Island of Kayla of the north-eastern shores of Cimmeran issues an alert that 40 Reapers walked out of the surf and began attacking the settlements on the island. The government of Cimmeran (The Horde) sent 40 hands of their soldiers to bolster the defenses on Kayla Island.
High King Rene' Nari' of Azin ordered the First and Second Azin Heavy Infantry mobilized for immediate action. The banner of war is raised over the Azin University of Military Studies.
The country of Verdar on the continent of Kenda reports that they have expelled over 400 Haeflins from their country. A conspiracy to raid the national archives of Verdar was discovered. The Haeflins in question are from the Third and Fifth Spheres of Influence. The actual conspirers numbered only 75. The remaining Haeflins were related to the perpetrators.
38th day of the year
High King Rene' Nari' sent a message to the High Chief of the Horde stating that Azin is prepared to sent troops to defend the island of Kayla against the Reapers.
The country of Grand Oak on the continent of Mednadda reports that 15 Reapers were engaged in the great forest near their border with Valinnia. The commander of the troops that engaged the Reapers stated that the Reapers appeared not to have the desire to fight. The Reapers ran from the fight into Valinnia.
The Haeflin city state of Kreeden on the continent of Bryagel reports that their scholars wish to create an exchange program with other university of other nations of Alquennas. In addition, they wish to set up Kreeden Universities in other countries.
39th day of the year
The Chieftain of the Horde sends a message back to High King Rene' Nari' of Azin.
My dear friend Rene' Nari’:
Your offer of assistance is generous and at this time not required. However, it gladdens my heart every time I read the offer for assistance. You are an honorable individual. If the circumstances change in the Island of Kayla; I will not hesitate to ask for your assistance.
High King Rene' Nari', after receiving the message from the Horde, stands down the First and Second Azin Heavy Infantry. The banner of war is lowered over the Azin University of Military Studies.
The Azin Royal Inquisitor James Devon Madison (31st day of the year) has discovered the truth behind the disappearances from the city state of Koalh. A slave ring was established to take educated Haeflins and humans for customers looking for tutors for their children on other continents on Alquennas. The slave ring has been stopped, at least in the city state of Koalh.
Raiders from the sea attempt to force their way into the Port of Silk, the capital of Moshven. The 40 rogue class ships were repelled by the city defenders.
The Sultan of Azatar offers to assist Azin in their dealings with the Rogue Class ship attacks. He offers to send part of his navy to help patrol some of the known locations in which they have attacked. All he asks is that Azin allow the Azatar fleets use of Azin port facilities throughout the realms of Alquennas.
40th day of the year
High King Rene' Nari' sends a message to the Sultan of Azatar thanking him for his offer. He states that he will need time to discuss his offer with his navy to see if the Azatarian ships can be accommodated at the various port facilities throughout all of the realms.
Ashlyn ath Kent, while visiting with her mother, the Duchess of Kent, at Kent, begins to have a waking dream. The Duchess of Kent orders a scribe to write the waking dream down.
Darkness Loose, Hunting
Hunting for the One
Tears of the Mother
By Lance or Voice
Ashlyn pauses for a moment and then continues:
City of Shadow
City of Light
City of Hope
City of the Ages
City of Angles
City of Secrets
City of now
City of Fire
City of Water
City of Air
City of Earth
City of the Arcane
The government of Iceda on the continent of Northern Shield reports that they have translated one of the ancient tablets found at the Temple of the Blood King. It is part of a transfiguration spell. Actually, it is the middle part of the spell. The purpose of the spell is unknown. There appears to be at least five more parts of the spell missing.
The government of Unadrian on the continent of Mednadda accused the country of Stones Rising, also located on the continent of Mednadda, of unfair trading practices. The government of Unadrian is presenting its case to the Alquennas Trade Association. They are hoping to force Stones Rising to submit to an open trade agreement to the Trista Alliance while denying trade to those that trade with the Horde.
42nd day of the year
Three communities of the Forked Mountains declare that the 42nd day of the year to be the festival of Beer and Spirits. Over 500 brewers are competing for the title Best Brew Master of the region.
The Independent States of Kallor reports that they are hosting a competition of warriors. The winners will be offered contracts to train and lead new columns of the Kallor military.
The country of Tel’ Narra on the continent of Vitainnia report that their miners have discovered an ancient mine in the Thunder mountain range. What was mined in this mine is not known. They are currently investigating this question.
43rd day of the year
The ship fields of Bryagel report that 500 Clanless Orcs attacked the ship fields this morning. They caused damage to 20 ships currently being built at the ship fields. The Orcs were stopped by the Bryagel military. Most of the damage done will not delay any of the ships from being completed on their scheduled times.
Duchess Tully of Azin announces that her nephew Rory Darius Isaac Tully is to be married on Mid Summer's day TK 1050. Rory is marrying the daughter of the Lord Mayor of Kallon.
A force of Scorpionmen attacked the western Terralen city of Kofun. The defenders of the city drove off eight attacks. As the ninth attack began, forces under the Duchess of Terralen came to the aid of the besieged city. It was determined that the Scorpionmen were recruited for this job by an unknown employer. However, what is known is that the employer was paying the Scorpionmen in spices and salt and not in coin.
44th day of the year
The government of Aphane on the continent of Vitainnia reports that a Wraith class ship was discovered in the forest north of the capital. The ship is in perfect condition. The ship is 10 miles from the nearest water deep enough to float the ship.
The Master Brewers of Xendarna have created a superior batch of Dwarven Ale. It is almost double the proof and the taste is incredibly smooth.
The country of Traden on the continent of Mednadda drafts an agreement that would abolish all trade with the
Horde. The member nations of the Trista Confederation have pledged that they will sign this agreement. The agreement is entitled "Freedom for Alquennas from the Horde".
45th day of the year
The closed audience requested by Duchess Aday at the great hall of the Keep of Azin begins. The meeting lasts all day.
A score of merchant ships were attacked and seized in the waters 400 miles north of the continent of the Southern Shield. The survivors report that the pirates flew a banner with a white field with a black ship above a red sword upon the field. The Pirate that commands those ships is known as Dark Beard.
The country of Talis reports that a band of highwaymen attacked a spice caravan this morning. Over 200 people in the caravan were killed. The bodies were placed in a pile with a purple scarf attached to one of the bodies.
46th day of the year
High King Rene' Nari' sends a letter to the chieftain of the Horde and the council of Dukes of Kenda.
The Oracle of Terla is interrupted while attempting to send a messenger to the High King of Azin. A violent storm prevents all Gate Portal activity for two days. The storm is the first thunder storm with four inches of rain recorded in this section of Terla.
In Northern Kenda, groups of Lizardmen attack various settlements causing destruction of several towns and villages. When the Kenda army stops the Lizardmen, they are told that they were paid to create the destruction by an unknown employer.
47th day of the year
The Chieftain of the Horde sends the following reply to the letter that High King Rene' sent on the 46th day of the year.
My good friend Rene' Nari':
I have discussed the matter with my war leaders and war masters. We are all in agreement that those unholy creatures on Patronna must be stopped before they can escape the island. You have our support. We offer 1,000 hands to assist in the retaking of Patronna by living creatures.
The Dukes of Kenda send a reply back to High King Rene' Nari' in regards to the letter that was sent on the 46th day of the year.
High King Rene' Nari':
We are in complete agreement that the undead must be stopped on Patronna before they find away to infect other realms of Alquennas. You are right - we must meet to devise a solution for this problem. Let us know when and our representatives will be there.
Arkons attacked the Queen's family of Greater Fyngel in the late evening of the 47th day of the year. The party of Arkons consisted of over 100 in number. The Elven guard is still tracking the remainder of their number down at this time. The royal family of the elves of Greater Fyngel was not injured.
49th day of the year
The Islands of Mists reports that the giant sea turtle eggs have begun to hatch and make their way to the ocean. Once in the ocean, a band of Merefolk escorted them on their way to deeper waters.
From the ship fields of Bryagel, a report comes that indicates that several members of the ATA are looking to purchase warships to protect their merchantmen fleets. The recent attacks and the additional sightings of new pirate bands on the high seas are believed to be the cause of this.
The country of Moshven on the continent of Cellenda reports that the Port of Spice on the western coast of the country has been reopened. The building projects have been completed ahead of schedule. The Port of Spice can now boast that they have two ship yards with dry docks.
50th day of the year
A Wraith class ship sailed into the home waters of Kenda. The Kenda navy investigated this ship without flags. The ship was empty with the exception of a letter addressed to all of the national leaders of the world. The letter read:
To all of the leaders of the realms of Alquennas:
I bid you fair health. This is a warning to all, that the island you call Patronna is now an independent state ruled by the benevolent High Lord Steven Paul Dron. Any landing or attempts to make landfall on the island you call Patronna will constitute an act of war. High Lord Dron will retaliate and annihilate all those that disobey this generous warning. When Dron is ready, he will contact the governments of the realms of Alquennas to begin trade negotiations. Until then, the island you call Patronna is to be left alone.
Several member countries of the Alliance of Nations petition for a meeting concerning Patronna.
The dwarven government of Gemsten reports that a group of Reapers numbering around 15 has been captured in an old quarry. A message has been sent to the Duchess of Kent in Azin. The Duchess of Kent sends an inquisitor to investigate.
52nd day of the year
The Traden agreement entitled "Freedom for Alquennas from the Horde" was on its way to Trista when the seaborne convoy was attacked by pirates. The agreement with the signatures from some of the member nations of the Trista Confederation was taken by the pirates. The pirates flew a flag with a sable field with a gold sword upon it.
High King Rene' Nari' of Azin offers to hold a meeting of the members of the Alliance of Nations in the Azin capital on the 65th day of the year.
The island of Three Sisters that is located off the eastern coast of the continent of Cellenda announces that the first of the Skipjack Frigate class ships have been completed. The Skipjack will begin its shake down cruise on the 60th day of the year.
54th day of the year
The Region of the Ne' Tal reports that Reapers have been sighted in their forest and are currently hunting them down. The Duchess of Kent sends a party to investigate the matter along with the Elves of the Region of the Ne' Tal
The government of Unadrian reports that a band of Clanless Orcs attacked several villages in the Unadrian central region. The Orcs have been hunted down and dispatched.
The government of Bryagel announces that the ship fields have been enlarged to accommodate the ship orders they currently have. Additionally, they have enlarged their School of Naval Study for Foreigners.
55th day of the year
The Haeflin country of Currerria on the continent of Vitainnia reports that two of the buildings at their Language University are missing. These two 70 foot high stone buildings are gone. There are no witnesses as to how they were taken.
The Western Azin Fleet engages a squadron of 40 Rogue Class ships. The Azin Western Fleet is victorious over the 40 Rogue Class ships.
The country of Creal on the continent of Kenda report that one of their patrols stumbled upon an unusual artifact. The Elves found a 30 lbs crystal skull. Who or how it was made is a mystery.
57th day of the year
Kavendar City, the capital of the country of Kavendar on the continent of Terla, reports that their coastal waters are showing the signs of the yearly migration of fish. The thousand miles long school of sardines has darkened the waters. The Kavendar fishing fleet is currently harvesting sardines.
The Master Engineer Puggles Dillweed travels to Currerria to investigate the missing buildings of the Currerria Language University.
A wandering man stumbled into the capital of Kavendar falling to his knees. The man was dying of thirst and hunger. As the people of Kavendar attempted to help the man, he spoke the following words. "The judgment is near, they told me so." The man then died.
58th day of the year
The government of Istas on the continent of the Southern Shield reports that they have an unusual guest. The guest is a Reaper that has not attacked anyone or anything. The Reaper is showing signs of social behavior. The Istas government sent a messenger and message to the Duchess of Kent in Azin.
A merchant ship leaving Patronna was stopped by a squadron of Horde and Azin warships. The crew of the Merchant ship was composed completely of undead sailors. Its cargo was 400 undead creatures. The ship was burned to the waterline and then the remaining parts were sunk to the ocean floor.
The city state of Dawn on the continent of Mednadda reports that, as dawn broke this morning, the entire city was rocked by an explosion a mile north of the city. There are no reports of casualties.
60th day of the year
The temple that was discovered near the Lady's Decision River and the Tail of the Dragon Mountain range is determined to be not a Temple but an ancient university. The language that could not be translated is, in fact, a very ancient form of Kingdom that dates back prior to the Pharaohs of the Gallison Estralla Empire. This form of the language is more than twenty-five thousand years old. The name of the university is the KATU University.
The Dresden Field Cross Team defeated the Creal national team 22 to 3 in a regulation game.
The Island of Malta off the eastern coast of Carwin on the continent of Xendarna reports that the migrations of seabirds have begun early this year. Tens of thousands of birds have begun to flock to the island as one of their stopping places for their yearly migration.
The Azin Skipjack Frigate begins its shakedown cruise off of the Island of Three Sisters.
62nd day of the year
Three Long Haul merchant class ships attempt to leave Patronna. They were intercepted by the Navies of Azin and the Horde. The ships were stopped and their undead crews were eliminated. The ships will be towed to Kenda (nearest safe port).
The Long Haul classes of ships are a design from TK 800 that serves in every sea faring nation's merchant fleets.
Bryagel reports that a war party of eight Trolls was encountered near the Bryagel ship fields. The Trolls were dealt with by the Bryagel Home Guard before they could do any major damage. Three Great Elves were killed in the attack.
The city of Hampton Fields in Valinnia announces that their metal artisans have developed a way to forge steel tri-part laminated armor. The armor is claimed to be as strong as full plate with only half the weight.
63rd day of the year
The field cross teams of Draconic Splendor and Dresden met this day at the city of Dresden's field. Draconic Splendor defeated Dresden four scores to three.
Fyngel reports that a water spout was sighted off the coast of the Silver Harbor. There are no reports of injuries or any destruction that was caused by the water spout.
The Sea Lamb, a merchant ship of Kendan registry, struck an object in the open ocean 300 miles south of Kenda. Upon further investigation, the ship’s crew discovered a mostly submerged wreck of a Wraith Class ship. The Sea Lamb is towing the ship to Kenda.
64th day of the year
A land-quake in Terla in the Ariddia unearths the ancient city of Darcarra-Rey. It is the legendary Holy City of the three Religions of the Book. The city is not located within any current national borders. The three religions that are grouped together as the three religions of the book are:
The Children of God
The Religion of the One True God
The Faith of Azatar
The Island of Three Sisters announces that they have just begun building the Wine class merchantman ship. It is designed to carry liquid cargo. The Wine class is designed to be over 200 feet long and 60 feet at the beam.
The inhabitants of the City State of Dawn are once again woken up by a massive explosion. This time the explosion was two miles south of the city. The only damage was to the freshly planted fields of wheat.
65th day of the year
Azatar claims the city of Darcarra-Rey as part of their territory.
The Duchess of Terralen disputes Azatar's claim and begins mobilizing her army.
The Pope of the Religion of The One True God also disputes Azatar's claims and threatens a holy war against Azatar.
The Kingdom of Pinewood reports that a patrol discovered a cave that contains 300 Amphora jars. Each jar is a 50 gallon container. Each container is sealed. Within the first container are scrolls covered in honey. The contents of the first open container are currently being investigated.
66th day of the year
Forces from Azin, Draconic Splendor, and Moshven set up camp around the city of Darcarra-Rey. High King Rene' Nari' sends heralds to all of the realms of Alquennas. The message they carry states the following:
To the Rulers of the Realms of Alquennas:
I bid you a good day. This message is to inform you that the forces of Azin, Draconic Splendor, and Moshven have secured the city of Darcarra-Rey in order to preserve it for all of the peoples of Alquennas. As soon as the city is considered safe to explore, we will be inviting scholars from every realm to assist in exploring and learning about the history of the city.
Have a pleasant day
High King of Azin and Her Settlements
Defender of the Faith
Defender of the People
The country of the Independent States of Kallor sends heralds to the leading nations of the Trista Confederation (TC), The Horde, The Alquennas Trade Association (ATA), and the Alliance of Nations (AON). The message that that heralds carry is a suggestion for a world assembly of nations to discuss important world matters. The Independent States of Kallor being neutral has offered to hold the meetings within their country.
The Azinian Skipjack Frigate completes it shakedown cruise. The Azin navy is satisfied with the Skipjack’s performance and places an order for 30 Skipjack ships. The Skipjacks are quicker, more maneuverable, and heavily armed compared even to the Horde Specter Class Ships
67th day of the year
Azin invites Azatar and the Holy City to send representatives to Darcarra-Rey to begin refining a regency system to govern and protect the city of Darcarra-Rey.
Azin responds to the Independent States of Kallor invitation to help create a world assembly. Azin would be honored to participate.
The Horde responds to the Independent States of Kallor invitation as favorably as Azin's response. The Horde also offers to provide funds to build the meeting place.
68th day of the year
A Reaper was encountered just north of the city of Kallon in the country of Azin. The Reaper was dealt with. Its remains are being transported to the Duchy of Kent.
10 merchant ships with four Wraith Class warships escorting them attempted to leave Patronna. The ships were stopped by ships from the Azinian, Moshveni, and Horde navies. The ships were filled with undead creatures that were dealt with. Once the undead crews and cargo were dealt with, the ships were towed to Kenda.
The ATA responds to the Independent States of Kallor invitation by informing the Independent States of Kallor that this needs to be discussed within the ATA organization before a decision can be made either way.
Kenda responds to the Independent States of Kallor invitation to help create a world assembly. They will be happy to assist and participate.
69th day of the year
Greater Fyngel reports that a war pack of Forest Trolls attacked one of their villages on the outskirts of their vale this morning. The eight Forest Trolls attempted to herd the population into nets to be taken. The Trolls were stopped by the Greater Fyngel Royal Guard. The Trolls managed to kill 34 True Elves, 46 Great Elves and 130 Wood Elves before they were stopped.
The Bard of the Free City of Terla is killed while on tour in Azatar. The Bard had completed his performances for the Sultan of Azatar on the 68th day of the year. The Sultan of Azatar has ordered a full investigation.
Lord David Thomas Wright, commander of the Wright Free Companies, formally charges Lord Robert Devlin Cabbot of Traden as being a coward during the Fourth War with the Horde. Lord Wright petitions the government of Traden to arrest Cabbot and charge him with assisting the Horde during the war. Lord Wright provides several hundred pages of evidence and over 30 witnesses.
70th day of the year
The country of Aphane reports that a Reaper breeched the inner defenses of the Citadel of Kanni and killed over 1000 people before it was stopped. The reports indicated that several stone buildings were dropped on the Reaper. This did not even slow it down.
A band of highwaymen stopped and attempted to kidnap the heir to the Traden leadership. The highwaymen were stopped by the Traden Guard. The two highwaymen that were captured alive killed themselves before they could be questioned. The highwaymen had purple velvet scarves with them.
The Entertainer's Guild of Azin petitions the crown of Azin to conduct their own investigation concerning the death of the Bard of the Free City. The Crown of Azin reminds the Entertainer's Guild that Azatar is its own sovereign realm and Azin has no authority to conduct any type of investigation or operation within the borders of Azatar.
72nd day of the year
A patrol in Kenda ran into a Fire Drake while it was being attacked by Reapers. The 30 Reapers were dispatched by the Fire Drake. The patrol offered it assistance; however the Drake was finished with the insects as the Drake called the Reapers.
The government of Traden responds to Lord David Thomas Wright’s accusations against Lord Robert Devlin Cabbot. The government finds the accusations without merit and the evidence is found wanting.
75th day of the year
The Government of Stones Rising announces that another Drake Egg has hatched. A Forest Drake has been born on this day.
The office of the Sultan of Azatar informed the Realms that the murderer of the Bard of the Free City has been captured, tried, confessed and has been executed. The report continues to state that the motive for the murder was simple robbery.
76th day of the year
Several Entertainer Guilds throughout the world decide to boycott Azatar.
A caravan carrying the future wife of a Frenton nobleman was attacked by highwaymen. The highwaymen killed everyone in the caravan. They left their purple velvet scarf calling card.
77th day of the year
The government of Kisda on the Northern Shield states that 60 Reapers walked out of the water and began walking towards their capital city. The Ogres state that as they prepared to do battle with the Reapers, the Reapers just stopped. The Reapers were no longer animated. The Ogres took this opportunity to obliterate the Reapers.
The Kingdom of Azin sends a letter of congratulations to the government of Kisda for their dealings with the Reapers.
The Wraith Class Ship, Sea Harpy, of Azatarian registry reports seeing a fleet of 70 Rogue class ships heading for Kenda. The Rogue class ships were only traveling at 2 to 3 knots. The Rogue Class fleet is 15 days from Kenda.
79th day of the year
The government of Kavendar reports that Wheat crops throughout the country are further along in the growing cycle than normal. An early harvest is expected for wheat in Kavendar.
The Kenda Defense Fleet heads towards the location where the Azatarian ship sighted the Rogue Class ships.
80th day of the year
The government of Carwin is saddened to announce that a fire storm raged through the town adjacent to the Temple of the Blood King. The loss of life is great. The fire reportedly started as a trash fire behind one of the Inns currently residing in a pavilion tent. Once the tents caught on fire, the fire spread to most of the town within minutes. The government of Carwin has promised to rebuild the town, this time in stone.
81st day of the year
The field cross teams of Lords and the Horde City Bashers met on the field near Lords. The score after four hours was three to three. The game was ended as a tie.
83rd day of the year
The government of Talis reports that Reapers and some other creatures were sighted five miles south of the Talis capital. The Talis defense force went to investigate and isolate the creatures. The Reapers and the other creatures waited for the Talis forces in ambush. The Talis force defeated the Reapers; however there was no sign of the other creatures. The Talis Defense Force lost 2,500 soldiers stopping the Reapers. Civilian losses were much higher. It has been reported that over 8,000 civilians were killed by this band of Reapers.
84th day of the year
The City State of Koalh reports that, in their main harbor they have received a visitor. The visitor, actually visitors, is a pod of Orcas. The 21 member family stopped all sea traffic in the harbor and foot traffic by harbor side for a good part of the day. As the sun began to set, the pod of Orcas left the harbor of Koalh.
86th day of the year
The country of Verdar reports a discovery of several Hydra nests just two miles outside of their capital city. The area has never been known to be a habitat for Hydras in the past. The nests were destroyed. The hunt is now on for the nests' mothers.
87th day of the year
The government of Currerria is saddened to report that two of their language libraries have burned to the ground. This act of savagery will not go unanswered reports the government of Currerria. it is unclear is any scroll, book, or text was lost as the government of Currerria had begun a system of copying documents in TK 1020 to ensure that nothing would ever get destroyed due to a catastrophe like this.
88th day of the year
The country of Grand Oak discovered a rich deposit of copper a short distance from their capital city.
89th day of the year
The government of Alima of the Southern Shield sends a messenger to Azin stating that they have captured two Reapers and will hold them until Azin can figure out how to transport them.
90th day of the year
Grand Admiral Mur-Rok of the Horde landed troops in Patronna to investigate strange lights coming from a structure on shore. The structure was part of the original Azinian fortified settlement. It was the keep of the fortified settlement.
The Horde troop discovered a laboratory of a necromancer. The Horde troops destroyed the laboratory. The Horde troops acquired all of the documents they found in the lab. The documents are being sent to the Arch Magus of Azin.
The Duchess of Kent sends a message to the government of Alima on the Southern Shield stating she has sent a transport ship with escorts to retrieve the captured Reapers.
91st day of the year
The government of Sharinnon reports that a mudslide killed over 3,500 people in their southern province.
Rexlu-la, the Bard of Sea Fair, was found dead in her room at the Wild Ghost Inn located in Kavendar two miles outside the border of Azatar. Rexlu-la had just come back from her tour in Azatar. The cause of her death is unknown. The government of Kavendar has requested the help of one of Azin's Royal Inquisitors.
The Kenda Defense Fleet sent to engage the Rogue Class ship fleet did not encounter the Rogue Class ships. The Kendan fleet returns home.
92nd day of the year
Information from the Realm of the Azul-Valley states that several thousand Humans, centaurs, and Haeflins have been placed into labor camps for what the government of the Realm of the Azul-Valley states is reeducation and for job training.
The Trista Confederation sends aid to Sharinnon after the natural disaster.
The Alliance of Nations sends aid to Sharinnon to also help after the natural disaster.
Azin sends Dr. Gordon, the Royal Inquisitor, to Kavendar.
93rd day of the year
In the Region of Darnlan (Storms) on the Horde continent of Cimmeran, a great Tornado appeared out of clear skies near the city of Trackan (Tempest). The storm season has not yet begun in this region of the Horde continent. The tornado did not touch down in any populated areas.
95th day of the year
Dr. Gordon the Royal Inquisitor of Azin has concluded that the cause of death in the case of Rexlu-la, the Bard of Sea Fair, was a slow acting poison. Darkness Poison, as it is known, is a common poison. The source of the poison is the boulder fish. The boulder fish is a common creature of the coastline of the continent of Terla.
97th day of the year
The country of Gemsten reports several sailing ships washing up on their coast. The ships are in ideal condition from what the Dwarves of Gemsten can surmise. There are no signs that crews have ever been on these ships. There isn't any writing on the ships, not even crafter marks. The Elves of Fyngel will be traveling to help the Dwarves with this find. There are 30 of these ships. Each one measures over 180 feet in length.
The KATU University (60th day of the year) is being opened to scholars from around the world. There are an estimated 1,200 scrolls and 2,000 tablets that need to be translated and copied. There are also over 20,000 additional artifacts reported.
98th day of the year
A severely damaged Rogue Class ship washed up on the southern Kenda shore. The ship was torn apart - and not only by the rocks on the coast. The ship's timbers have been shredded.
The government of Terralen reports that one of their costal patrols encountered a growth of Sea Drake Chard that measured over 15 feet in height. There are signs in the growth that the chard has been used for food by a large creature.
99th day of the year
The Sea Elves of Fyngel traveled to Gemsten's coast to investigate the strange ships that washed up on their shore. The design of the ships is not known to the Sea Elves; however the design is elegant and they will be testing one of the ships out on the open waters.
The Island of Mists reports that 20 Giant Sea Turtles have come ashore to lay their eggs.
100th day of the year
The ship that the Sea Lamb discovered partially submerged on the 63rd day of the year, has been identified. It is the Dark Honor, a Horde registered vessel that was sunk during the Fourth War with the Horde in TK 1043. The cargo was still intact. The cargo comprised of two tons of gold and three tons of silver.
The conference on Red Fever begins in Talis
101st day of the year
The Island of Three Sisters announces that the first Wine Class merchantman has been completed. The sea trials for this new class of ship will begin on the 110th day of the year.
102nd day of the year
The contents of the 300 containers found in Pinewood on the 65th day of the year have been translated. They appear to contain tax records, language ciphers, and social records. The language is an ancient form of Pacfin.
103rd day of the year
The Azin Warship Skipjack (a Frigate class and the first of her class) is transferred to the Protectorate Fleet of the Island of Mist. It should be noted that the name comes from the Skipjack Tuna. The ship’s hull was designed to mimic the tuna for increased performance.
104th day of the year
The countries that have been patrolling the Patronna Exclusion Zone have come to an agreement concerning the fate of the ships that have been taken from the undead trying to leave Patronna. The captured ships will be used to patrol the exclusion zone. These ships will be crewed by members of the nations currently patrolling the zone. This includes the Horde and Azin.
105th day of the year
The 30 ships discovered on the shores of Gemsten on the 97th day of the year have all been re-floated by the Elves. The Sea Elves of Fyngel have named these ships Wind Masters, as they are the quickest ships they have ever seen under sail or oar. During a run from Gemsten to Fyngel, one of the ships maintained 27 knots for six hours using its sails only. The ships are being sent to different locations. Ten of the ships are heading to Azin, while five are heading to Moshven. Five are being sent to Bryagel and the remaining ships will be heading towards Fyngel. The ships measure 150 feet from bow to stern,
106th day of the year
By Royal order the Sterling Guild Master of the Merchant's Guild and his officers are to be arrested for treason and high treason. The city guards of Sterling and a party from the Duchess of Kent carry out the orders.
110th day of the year
The Island of the Three Sisters christens a new ship named "The Empress Star Gwenhyfar" after the High Queen of Azin. She attends the christening event over the vociferous protests from the Duchess of Kent who had ordered her to remain in bed for the duration of her pregnancy. The Duchess of Kent accompanied the High Queen to this event.
In other news from the Island of Three Sisters, the Wine Class merchantman begins her sea trials this day.
112th day of the year
Clanless orcs attempted to rush the Gate Portal at the Port of
Silk. Due to the quick and honorable actions of the Gate Portal guards in shutting down the Gate Portal, only 20 Orcs came through the Gate Portal. The crews of 18 ships anchored at the Port of Silk assisted in dispatching the 20 Orcs.
118th day of the year
The Military Governess of Moshven announces that the Port of Trade will open on Midsummer's day with a grand festival.
120th day of the year
The Haeflin City of Kreeden on the continent of Bryagel reports that they have quarantined a small village on their border due to a severe form of Red Fever outbreak in the village. The village is called Tight Water.
123rd day of the year
A land quake rocks the area around the temple of the Blood King in the country of Carwin. There are several thousands of injuries reported. There are no deaths reported.
125th day of the year
Reports from Verdar state that a force of mercenaries has attacked the capital city of Verdarn. The government of Verdar states that the fighting is intense and both sides have sustained heavy casualties. One of the mercenary companies has been identified as the Morder Third Free Company.
130th day of the year
The government of Traden reports that they have captured five Horde spies attempting to gain access to the Traden national archives. The Orcs are part of the Clan of Rule. The government of Traden expels the Orcs from the country.
134th day of the year
Reports from the Patronna Exclusion Zone state that 15 ships attempted to leave Patronna and were intercepted. The ships undead crews were dispatched and the ships are being escorted to Kenda. The Horde and Azin ships that intercepted this latest batch of undead crews took heavy casualties. It has been reported that three score were killed in this action with another five score wounded.
136th day of the year
The government of Verdar is requesting assistance from the other members of the Alliance of Nations to deal with the mercenary companies that is laying siege to their capital.
137th day of the year
Lord Morder sends a letter to the governments of the Alliance of Nations, stating that the issue in Verdar is an internal matter and that their assistance is not needed.
The Banner of War is raised over the Azin University of Military Studies. The High King of Azin is mobilizing five heavy infantry companies and seven mounted companies to go to Verdar.
The Horde Chieftain has pledged ten thousand troops to assist Verdar.
140th day of the year
The Haeflin City of Kreeden reports that their council ordered the village of Tight Water fired. This was done after the outbreak of Red Fever took its course.
As dawn breaks over Verdar, there are no signs of the Morder Third Free Company as troops from the Alliance of Nations begins to pour into the country.
141st day of the year
Gate Portal Engineer Sir Isaac Thomas ath Azin was found dead in the city of Sterling. Sir Thomas was sent to Sterling to begin constructing of a second Gate Portal in the area. The Azin crown has sent a royal inquisitor to investigate.
143rd day of the year
The government of Stone’s Rising announces that another Dragon Egg has hatched. Stone's Rising is proud to announce that another Ice Drake is now breathing the air of Alquennas.
146th day of the year
The city date of Koalh announces a controversial theory linking language to mathematics. Several scholars around the world dispute this theory. They are calling the scientific and political leaders of the city of Koalh grandstanders.
147th day of the year
The siege of Verdar is over. It is still unknown who hired the mercenaries; however, the country is back in the hands of the rightful leaders.
148th day of the year
The Horde announces that their ship field at Cold Harbor on the Northern shore of the continent of Cimmeran has laid down the first timbers for a new class of merchantmen. The ship is designed to haul a great amount of grain. The new design borrows aspects and traits from several other successful merchantmen vessels. It is reported that this new design will be 200 feet in length.
150th day of the year
The Island of Three Sisters announces that the Wine Class merchantman has completed her sea trials successfully. The ship design proved itself well against adverse weather and rough seas.
152nd day of the year
The government of Moshven orders 30 Wine Class merchantman ships.
153rd day of the year
The Elven government of Grand Oak on the continent of Mednadda sends a messenger to the Military Governor of Lords. The contents of this message are unknown. What is known is that once the Military Governor received the message, he immediately placed his forces on alert and sent a Royal Herald to the High King of Azin.
154th day of the year
Reports from Frenton on the continent of Fyngel state that the capital city of Frenton, the Shire of Winds, has been under attack by four Reapers for the last two months. The Reapers have attacked hundreds of inhabitants of the city. Their pattern is to attack, causing great damage to property and life, and then retreat. The Frenton forces have been unable to find where the Reapers are hiding. The death toll is rising daily and dramatically.
The Duchess of Kent sends a party of advisors to Frenton to assist in hunting down the Reapers.
155th day of the year
The Elven government of Creal on the continent of Kenda has made an unusual discovery. While on patrol in the volcanic valley of Karta, they discovered a vein of green-blue obsidian. The government of Creal has requested the aid of the Dwarves of the Forked Mountains (Azin) to help classify and identify these findings.
156th day of the year
The conference on Red Fever concludes in Talis. There is an agreement for international cooperation in fighting Red Fever out breaks. The healers and scholars will present this agreement to their governments.
157th day of the year
Azin, The Horde, Kenda, the Realm of Sea Fair, Talis, The City of Kreeden, Frenton, Moshven, and Stone's Rising all sign the international agreement concerning Red Fever.
The party that the Duchess of Kent sent to Frenton has discovered the lair of the Reapers. The Reapers have been hiding in a set of caves a few miles from the city. The party under the command of Sir Gregory Thames ath Azin attempted to seal in the Reapers in the caves. Only one member of the party survived their encounter with the Reapers. Lady Rebecca ath Azin received severe wounds during the action is expected to live. The other members of the 10-person party are not as fortunate.
The Duchess of Kent sent two columns of troops to Frenton to help deal with the Reapers.
The Oracle of Terla sends a message to the leaders of the governments of the nations that belong to the Alliance of Nations.
158th day of the year
The 158th day of the year is the first day of summer for the northern hemisphere of Alquennas.
A band of highwaymen attacked Lady Kinderly ath Kenda while she was traveling to Draconic Splendor in a caravan. Lady Kinderly was able to drive off the highwaymen with her gifts. She managed to capture one of the highwaymen. He had a purple scarf on him.
The government of Talis announces that they are opening their healing libraries to anyone and any country.
159th day of the year
The country of Kisda on the Northern Shield reports that Reapers have been sighted on ice floes near their shoreline. The count of Reapers spotted so far is 23.
The Island of Mists reports a sighting of 20 Reapers on their northern shore. The Protectorate Fleet of the Island of Mist sailed to investigate these sightings.
160th day of the year
The Dwarves of the Forked Mountains agree with the elves of Creal that the substance they discovered in the Valley of Karta is indeed obsidian. They are investigating further.
The 160th day of the year is the 20th day of Growth. It is a "Light". Debhoran is 1/4 waxing & Hyach is Waning Gibbous. This is the second day of summer, and the Last day of the Sign of the Bull.
162nd day of the year
Scores of Reapers and mercenaries have attacked the Capital and Keep of Azin. Over three hundred casualties are reported with 20 dead. Among the wounded is Rygel Ath Azin, the Arch Magus of Azin. The method in which the Reapers appeared is unknown to the Mages Guild of Azin.
The Islands of Mists reports that their fishing fleet has encountered what they are calling a swarm of sea turtles. The sea turtles numbered over 900 and were swimming perpendicular to the Islands of Mist some 50 miles south of the Islands.
163rd day of the year
Reports from Kenda indicate that there is a massive gathering of Reapers in the central highlands of Kenda.
High King Rene' sends six columns of heavy infantry and mounted troops to Kenda. He also calls for 30 battle mages to go to the Kendan central highlands.
The Horde Chieftain sends 150 hands of his elite troops to Kenda.
Bryagel sends 1,000 Elven archers to Kenda.
Fyngel sends 250 Elven knights to Kenda.
The Lady of Draconic Splendor commits 4,000 of her soldiers to this endeavor.
The Haeflin City State of Kreeden on the Bryagel continent reports that 70 Rogue Class Ships entered their waters. The ships were on the way to the harbor of Kreeden when the soldiers of the Mere Folks’ 5th Wave intercepted them. The ships were all dealt with. The Mere Folk informed the Haeflins that they were honoring their duties to the Alliance of Nations.
164th day of the year
Reports from Kenda state that the number of Reapers is over 10 score and that the troops are calling to be reinforced.
The Island of Three Sisters reports that a large pod of Blue Whales have sought shelter in the Nari' harbor from a great storm. This opportunity allowed naturalist Kevin Brumman to study the great creatures. The largest Blue Whale measured 125 feet in length and appeared to be the pod leader. Once the storm out to sea had passed, the whales resumed their trip north for the summer. The Duke of the Island of the Three Sisters, on Brumman's request, sent a sloop to follow the whales for as long as possible.
165th day of the year
The combined forces engage the Reapers and their nest in the Kenda central highlands.
Reports from Greater Fyngel state that Scorpion Men mercenaries attacked the central Vale. Their goal was to capture or kill the queen of the Vale. The 2,500 Scorpion Men were stopped at a high cost. The Vale lost 1,900 warriors protecting the Vale. What is also troubling is that no one knows how the Scorpion Men got onto the continent. None of the Gate Portals were used by the Scorpion Men.
The country of Verdar reports that they believe they have fabricated a new method for making ale. It is due to better equipment for making ale and they are willing to share their knowledge with anyone for an exchange of ale recipes. Some folk who have tasted the Verdarian brews seem to be impressed with the quality.
170th day of the year
The battle for the Kendan central highlands is over. Thanks to a young sheepherder who discovered the Reaper nest, the threat has been dealt with. Several soldiers involved in the incident note that the boy who discovered the nest kept the Reapers occupied until the force of troops was ready to deal with them. He is credited for saving countless lives and for killing a Reaper with his sling.
The country of Grand Oak on the continent of Mednadda reports that two white buffalo calves have been born. This is a sign of great change in their mythos and legend lore.
171st day of the year
The sheepherder that discovered the Reaper nest and then delayed them from action is being honored as a Hero of Azin. The celebration will be held at the Duchy of Kent starting on the 175th day of the year.
The government of Iceda on the continent of the Northern Shield reports that they have discovered a frozen Ogre in the ice. From the clothing he is wearing, it is believed that he predates the Second War with the Horde. They have sent a messenger to the Horde Chieftain for instructions.
High King Rene' Nari' has informed the Dukes of Kenda that he wants to have an audience with them at Azin on the 180th day of the year. He informed them that this audience appointment is not a request.
172nd day of the Year
The High Queen of Azin gives birth to three healthy children. They are named:
Alyssa Katrina Ellime' Nari'
Isabel Ariel Mikhaila Isis Nari'
Darrius Rene' Johan Nari'
The Duchess of Kent was the healer in attendance for the birth. It is said that even the father survived the birth unharmed.
The commander of the Exclusion Zone Fleet of Patronna sent a message to both the High King of Azin and the High Chieftain of the Horde. The message was to report that they have rescued 3 adult Elves and 30 Elven children from Patronna. These survivors are on their way to Kenda.
173rd day of the year
It is discerned that the Reapers that attacked the capital of Azin came from the Reaper nest in the highlands of Kenda.
The country of Alike on the continent of the Southern Shield reports that they have found a new vein of Amethyst less than five miles from their capital.
The Military Governess of Moshven orders the entire DeRylan family arrested for Treason and High Treason against Moshven and Azin. The Military Governess of Moshven presents conclusive evidence that the DeRylan family organized and coordinated the mercenary attack on the Port of Silk that killed most of the noble families in Moshven.
The Military Governess of Moshven has installed the remaining members of the Lyonnes family as stewards and regents of the lands that were formerly held by the DeRylan family.
The city of Drillen on the continent of Cimmeran announced that they have captured the leader of the Clanless Orcs and are questioning her.
175th day of the year
The keep of Kent is surrounded by hundreds of pavilion tents with banners of nobility and royalty from around the realms of Alquennas. Among the most notable are:
All of the Constables of Azin
The High Chieftain of the Horde
The Queen of Bryagel
The King of Fyngel
The Dukes of Kenda
The Lady of Draconic Splendor
The King and Queen of Azin will arrive on the 176th day of the year.
The evening feast that night at the Keep of Kent displayed the full measure of splendor and hospitality of Kent as well as a warning to the Dukes of Kenda.
It was announced that:
Lady Alex ath Azin has been elevated to the rank of Constable of Azin in charge of matters of Psionics and all things relating to the mind.
Lady Sumi has been elevated to the Rank of a Baroness.
The government of Frenton on the continent of Fyngel reports that they have an overabundant crop of Crimini Mushrooms and are willing to export the overage to any country for the price of shipping them. They have 20,000 tons ready to ship.
177th day of the year
Fishermen off the coast of Kenda for the second time this year hauled in a 30 foot great fish. It is the second example of this type of fish ever reported. What is known is that it is tasty when cooked.
The Elven King of Creal has announced today that they are accepting an agreement with Kenda to share border patrol duties. This is an attempt to stop or at least slow down the Reaper issues that are currently happening.
179th day of the year
The Independent States of Kallor reports that Reapers and Scorpion Men have attacked their borders over the past three months. The invaders have been repulsed each time that they have attacked. The Government of Kallor is asking for information concerning the Reapers and the employers of the Scorpion Men.
Azin sends copies of the information they have been gathering on the Reapers to Kallor.
The Sultan of Azatar offers to sends troops to help defend Kallor's borders. Kallor respectfully declines this offer.
The Military Governor of Lords in the country of Valinnia on the continent of Mednadda announces that the road between Lords and the Haeflin city-state of Dawn will now be patrolled by troops from Azin and from Valinnia. This decision was not only to bolster the forces on the road, but also to act as a training regimen for both Azinian and Valinnian troops.
180th day of the year
The Dukes of Kenda, along with the Lady of Draconic Splendor, arrive at the capital of Azin. They are met by three columns of Trackers of Azin who inform the Dukes (and not the Lady of Draconic Splendor) that they are to escort them to the Keep and that they are here for their protection. It is common knowledge that the Dukes of Kenda were reporting to the High King of Azin and the world blames the Dukes of Kenda for the Reaper nest in their lands.
The High King of Azin personally welcomes the Lady of Draconic Splendor as a trusted ally and friend. He offers her a comfortable seat. He then turns his attention to the Dukes of Kenda who are still standing.
He informs them that even though Kenda is an independent nation from Azin and that they are the current legal rulers; there are currently 20,000 Azin troops stationed in Kenda, with more on its way. The High King reminds them that he promised them that if they did not clean up the issue in the central highlands that the forces of the Alliance of Nations would.
Before the Dukes can raise any comments or defend their positions, the King continues. He states that he has proof that the Dukes knew about the Reaper nest as early as the 150th day of the year and that they did nothing about it until the attack on the Keep of Azin occurred. The High King finishes speaking by informing the Dukes of Kenda that no one harms his family and gets away with it.
The High King then turned away from the Dukes of Kenda and asked the Lady of Draconic Splendor if she would care to join him and his wife for lunch. The Lady of Draconic Splendor accepted the offer. As the High King and the Lady of Draconic Splendor left the hall, the Trackers of Azin escorted the Dukes of Kenda to the Gate Portal and sent them back to Kenda.
The country of Currerria, which is located on the continent of Vitainnia, reported that four families of beavers building damns blocked their river-ways to their capital. The farmlands adjacent to the river behind the damns began to flood quickly. The Beavers have been relocated as requested by the wife of the King of Currerria without being harmed. The same cannot be said about those that did the relocation. Nine men-at-arms were injured during the relocation. The river-ways are back to their normal flow.
183rd day of the year
A report from the Horde states that their city of Trackan (Tempest) had an unusual visitor this morning. A human user of Magick walked before the gates of the city and demanded that the city mage come out and face him. The city mage out of curiosity did so. The moment the Horde Wizard walked out of the city, the human mage used a spell of Temporal Obliteration to kill the Horde Wizard. The Human stated in High Orc "That was too easy; conquering the Horde will be easy."
The Dwarven King of Xendana announced a competition that anyone can enter. Xendana is hosting an Ale brewing context to be held on the 307th day of the year, to be held at the capital city of Xendana, the city of Thornarn. The Dwarven King will pay for Gate Portal travel for one Gate Portal use per country to and from the city of Thornarn.
185th day of the year
The Oracle of Terla has a waking dream that disturbs her greatly. The instant she awoke from the waking dream, she put on her traveling clothes and took the Gate Portal to the Keep of Kent in Azin. She went directly to see the Duchess of Kent. There is no word of what the two talked about. The meeting lasted 10 hours. After the meeting, the Oracle of Terla went directly back to Terla.
The Military Governess of Moshven announces that the Port of Silver is the next Harbor city to be renovated. This would bring the number of dry docks in Moshven up to six.
187th day of the year
The Haeflin City State of Kreeden announces that they have solved the cipher for one of the texts found in the Temple of the Blood King. It is a list of items and actions that a good evil overlord should have and do. Some of the references are lost to antiquity and some are just not understandable.
It is reported from the country of Kavendar on the continent of Terla that their Duchess is engaged to be married. Duchess Dorrana Canvars was widowed in the Fourth War with the Horde. She has found a suitable potential husband in Sir Thomas Robert Klien ath Azin. Sir Thomas is a landed knight who has been advising Kavendar concerning Reaper issues.
188th day of the year
A fleet of 100 rogue class ships attempted to enter Vale Harbor in Bryagel. What they did not realize is that the Azinian and Horde Navies were waiting for them. The combined fleets of over 250 ships encircled and destroyed the Rogue fleet.
The government of Tel’ Narra reports that their miners have discovered a cavern that contains large quartz crystals that measure more than 10 feet in length by 3 feet wide. Tel' Narra will open up the cavern for scholars to investigate.
190th day of the year
Ashlyn ath Kent, while visiting with the Queen of Azin at the capital, begins to have a waking dream. The Queen orders a scribe to write the waking dream down.
Floor of Stone
Floor of Dirt
Floor of Wood
Floor of Water
Floor of Fire
Floor of Ice
Sleeping In Darkness
Sleeping in Light
Waking in Darkness
Waking in Light
Passing of the Mantle
Legacy of Hope
Legacy of Freedom
That night, over both the Southern and Northern hemispheres, falling stars are reported from every continent.
192nd day of the year
Reports from the Patronna Exclusion Zone state that another 15 merchant ships attempted to leave Patronna with undead crews and cargo. The ships were stopped, boarded, and captured. The crews and cargo were dispatched. The ships have been sent to Kenda with prize crews aboard.
The Kendan Harbor of Hot Springs has been refurbishing the captured ships from Patronna. As of today, the harbor has completed 40 ships to be returned to duty.
193rd day of the year
Reapers have attacked the farming community of West Shire in the country of Aphane. More than 400 were killed with over 1000 injured. The two Reapers spent three days attacking and harassing the village and the villagers before they simply stopped their attacks and left, heading north towards Talis.
The country of Gemsten on the continent of Fyngel reports that their fishing fleet encountered a pack of large White Tipped and Hammer Head sharks that played havoc with their nets. Once the fleet got within 15 miles of shore, the sharks just disappeared.
194th day of the year
The Talis home guard encountered the two Reapers that attacked West Shire. The Home Guard destroyed the two Reapers. The Talis Home Guard took over 2100 casualties with 400 dead.
195th day of the year
The city of Kallon in Western Azin reports finding a vein of the Green Obsidian near the Forked Mountains. Kallon is consulting with the Dwarves of the Forked Mountains.
The city of Northwind in the northern region of Azin reports that they have discovered a tunnel in the mountains of the Northwind Pass. They have contacted the Dwarves of both the Forked Mountains and the White Mountains for assistance
196th day of the year
A force of Scorpion Men and Arkons attacked the city of Luxor in the country of Terralen on the continent of Terla. The force, numbering over 5,000, began their assault on the walled city two hours before sunrise on this day. The city is holding out. They have enough supplies for a long siege. The Duchess of Terralen is sending forces to help the city of Luxor.
The Island of Trista announces that it is opening up admission to any country whose government is willing to band together against the darkness of the Horde. This statement has several members of the Alliance of Nations upset, as it reminds them of the beginnings of sword rattling politics. The last time something like this started, it began a war with Talis.
197th day of the year
The governess of the 12 Score Island Chain, Duchess Drusilla Drina Dristi is pleased to report that the cocoa crop for this year will be a great deal better than the abysmal harvest they had last year due to the attacks and the Reapers.
The country of Vivandar, which is located on the continent of Mednadda, sends a message to the High King of Azin. What is unusual is that the country of Vivandar has not been heard from since before the Four War with the Horde. They are known as a neutral country that is passionate about staying neutral. The message was a polite message of well wishes concerning the birth of the King's latest children. The High King sent an equally polite reply of thanks for the good wishes.
198th day of the year
The country of Kisda on the Northern Shield reports they have discovered the remains of 23 Reapers on their shoreline. The Reapers are all dead of unknown causes.
199th day of the year
Most countries in the northern hemisphere are preparing for the Midsummer's festivals and trade fairs that will begin shortly. Midsummer's is the 211th day of the year.
200th day of the year
The Duchess of Kent has the honor of announcing that her vassal, New Edo No Gonji Akira, will be getting married on the 210th day of the year.
Trista has sent a trade delegation to the island nation of Corsica.
201st day of the year
Duke William Aday led a force of 5,000 Azin and 7,500 Horde troops and landed in the former Azin military settlement on Patronna this morning.
202nd day of the year
The government of Trista sends heralds to all of the realms. The message they carry provides proof that the island nation of Corsica, which is located 350 miles south of Trista, has been harboring several pirate bands including the fleet of rogue class ships.
The government of Trista is launching a full-scale attack against the pirate bases located in Corsica. Corsica is roughly 138250 square miles in area.
203rd day of the year
The government of Corsica sends heralds to all of the realms stating they are welcoming the assistance of Trista to get rid of their pirate infestation.
The Azinian fortified settlement in Patronna is once again back in the hands of the living. Duke William Aday ran up the flag of Azin this morning over the fortified Keep in the Azinian settlement in Patronna. The cost of this victory is unknown at this time.
205th day of the year
The annual conference of members of the Alliance of Nations (AON), in a word, was a disaster. Several members are considering pulling out of the alliance. Many suspect that the conference was sabotaged.
208th day of the year
The Arch Magus of Azin has been informed that a party from the Duchy of Kent stopped an act of necromancy.
The Arch Magus of Azin is taking this unusual case very seriously.
High King Rene ‘Nari’ received Duke William Aday’s report on Patronna. The reports state that the fortified settlement in the Azin sector of Patronna is now back in the hands of Azin and Horde troops. His force sustained 5% casualties in the assault of the settlement.
209th day of the year
The Mid Summer's festivals have begun in the northern hemisphere of Alquennas.
210th day of the year
New Edo No Gonji Akira, vassal to the Duchess of Kent weds Melissa Carter, daughter of Baron Reginald Carter of York. The ceremony is simple, short, and elegant. Lord Gonji requested that it be performed by the ancient order of priests from Xendarna. The order, which had recently completed building a temple in New Edo, was happy to oblige. The Duchess of Kent stood at Gonji’s side as attendant of honor. The bride’s attendant of honor was her father, the Duke of York.
211th day of the year
In the northern hemisphere, it is Mid Summer's Day. This international holiday suspends all work in the northern hemisphere. The festivals, which are in full swing, are legendary for their spectacles are keeping the tradition alive.
Macmillan Grippa, known as the "Strong Man of Vivandar", entered the Keep of Kent with a letter of introduction from his King.
215th day of the year
The Mid Summer's Day festivals end in the northern hemisphere
220th day of the year
The governments of Trista and Corsica announce that the pirate bases have been captured and now are in the hands of either the military of Trista of the Corsica Home Guard.
230th day of the year
The governments of Trista and Corsica sign an agreement that will provide bases for the Trista military in Corsica
232nd day of the year
The island nation of Elba, which is located 75 miles southwest of Corsica, sends an envoy to Azin and Kenda.
234th day of the year
It is announced by the Trista ambassador to Azin that Trista and Corsica have signed a military, political, and cultural alliance. All trade to Corsica will now go through the Trista Confederation.
240th day of the year
South of the Island of Mists, fishermen spot another pack of giant sea turtles. It is unclear if this pack is the same one that fishermen ran across earlier in the year. The fishermen report the fishing was very bountiful on this trip.
245th day of the year
The Kendan Baron, Joseph Banks, sends heralds to several realms with the following message.
My dear Nobles:
I have just returned from an ocean voyage. The voyage took me past the island nation of Corsica or should I say the southern province of Trista. I stopped my trip short and took home the Gate Portal at Elba.
I was denied access to my holdings in Corsica, as I am not a member of the Trista Confederation.
It appears that a curtain of iron has fallen on the country of Corsica.
Baron Joseph Banks of Kenda
250th day of the year
Scholars in the wasteland of Azin discover what appears to be a sailing vessel. They discover an unusual statue in the ship.
253rd day of the year
Macmillan Grippa, who is known as the "Strong Man of Vivandar", returns home to Vivandar.
255th day of the year
Trista has sent a delegation to Elba to negotiate a trade agreement between Elba and the Trista Confederation
256 day of the year
Walter Tempest, a Bard and Herald to the Crown of Azin, is sent to Elba as the eyes and ears of the court of Azin.
259th day of the year
A Herald from New Edo informs the Duchess of Kent that Melissa ath New Edo is now 6 weeks pregnant. There is much rejoicing at this news.
260th day of the year
The island nation of Elba signs a military alliance with the Kingdoms of Azin and Kenda.
The first harvest in the northern hemisphere has begun to take place. Azin is expecting bumper crops in all production areas, especially grain and fruit.
The Dwarven country of Gemsten reports that due to recent volcanic activity several new diamond sources are now available.
261st day of the year
The High King of Azin Rene’ Nari’ announces the creation of the Equator Fleet of Azin. The fleet will consist of 500 ships. It will be stationed at bases in Elba and the Island of Mists. The first two squadrons of the new fleet set sail this morning for their new homes. The fleets will help secure the trade routes in the area.
The government and people of Verdar are saddened as they mourn their Queen Mother. Her son, the current reigning King, King Gorven Karden has ordered a week of mourning.
262nd day of the year
The Military Governor of Lords and Dresden in the country of Valinnia on the continent of Mednadda are summoned to the capital city of Azin.
Azin, Kenda, and the rest of the nation of the AON send envoys to Verdar to show their sympathy and respect at the lost of a great woman.
The government of Traden also sends an envoy to show their sympathy and respect to Verdar.
The government of the Realm of the Azul-Valley reports that they have captured human spies trying to infiltrate their capital. Their descriptions match some of the crews missing from the Azin Fleet commanded by the Condor.
263rd day of the year
The Azin High Minister of Justice has signed into law that the ultimate penalty for the theft of Algo Root is death.
Reports released to the Alquennas Trade Association from The Horde Minister of Trade states that the Horde will be exporting additional spider silk and normal silk this season. It is expected that they will be exporting 40% more than last year.
News from Patronna: Horde and Azin Forces under the command of Duke William Aday have seized and cleansed the two largest towns in the Azin Settlement. Aday brought in engineers to create and construct fortifications to protect the freed areas. He is hopeful that they can begin planting crops to feed his combined forces.
264th day of the year
The Military Governors of Lords and Dresden issue a proclamation that an army of private soldiers is being raised for the defense of Valinnia. The goal is to recruit, train, and organize an army of 1000 columns, roughly 110,000 soldiers under arms. The Valinnian soldiers will be trained by Azin troops. Once the training is complete. The Azinian and Valinnian troops will patrol together the country of Valinnia and eventually the Azin troops will return home to Azin.
Reports from several sources on the Terla continent state that a Great Worm larger than any other has been encountered in the Ariddia.
A horrific discovery was made by Moshven troops on patrol on their eastern coast. A group of Cyclops was discovered. Their bodies were mangled and their eyes removed.
266th day of the year
The Dwarven country of Xendarna on the continent of Xendarna announces that they have found another vein of Green Snowflake Obsidian.
The country of Tel' Narra reports that their soldiers have captured 50 members of the Purple Scarf gang. The gang members will be tried for their crimes in Tel' Narra.
The Oracle of Terla went into a deep trance and has remained in the trance.
268th day of the year
There are conflicting reports from the province of Kent in Azin about a mass Reaper attack. Some estimates places the number of Reapers around five to ten and others states the number is over 40.
The Horde city of Drillen reports that their Seer was killed during a walking dream by unnatural means. The Horde officials are investigating.
269th day of the year
There are several reports out of Kent in Azin that hundreds of Great Cats have been sighted traveling together. Naturalists are being sent to investigate this phenomenon.
271st day of the year
The Haeflin country of Currerria reports that their harvest of fireweed and grains has begun. They are looking for workers to assist in the harvest.
The city of Hope on Terla reports that a colony of Giant Ants tunneled into the city. With the help of the sand walkers, the ants were dealt with.
The Oracle of Terla remains in her trance.
274th day of the year
The country of Aphane reports that their harvest (first Harvest) of grain crops has begun. It appears that this year's crop is as good as last year’s.
Ashlyn ath Kent while riding, fell into a deep trance and remains in the trance. Her companions saved her from falling off her mount.
An attempt was made on the life of the Haeflin leader of the country of Frenton on the continent of Fyngel. The assassins were Arkons, 150 Arkons. They were hunted down and dealt with before any information could be extracted from them.
275th day of the year
Dame Rose the healer has announced that the renowned glass works at Kallon has won a contract from her Healing Sisterhood to create anatomical models of sentient creatures to assist healers in learning the different anatomies of the different races they will treat.
278th day of the year
Reports from Kenda state that a lone merchantman was discovered wrecked on shore. There was no sign of a crew had ever been on the ship. The ship was built in Moshven in TK 1040 and bears neither flags nor a ship’s registry. The cargo hold was filled with oats and armored arrows.
The country of Ganit on the southern continent report that their sentries saw a great firebird flying north.
279th day of the year
The country of Kisda on the continent of the Northern Shield report that they have discovered the remains of an ancient galley that dates back to the Time before Kingdom (BK). They discovered in the galley the remains of a Reaper and a human skeleton. The armor of the human bore the arms of house Nari'. It appears that the Reaper and the human killed each other in battle. The human weapon a great sword is still in perfect condition.
The Oracle of Terla and Ashlyn ath Kent came out of their trances at the same moment. They were unaware they had fallen into a trance.
King Ayden of Creal sends a letter to High King Rene' Nari' suggesting an exchange of military officers to get better acquainted with each other's practices towards warfare. High King Rene' Nari' agrees and will choose some of his officers for the exchange program.
280th day of the year
The human remains that were discovered in Kisda were returned to Azin with all honors. The Ogres of Kisda recognized the sacrifice of the warrior.
Moshven reports that the public works projects in the Port of Spice are completed. The Port of Spice now contains two dry docks as well as better facilities for off loading cargo including 11 T-Cranes.
285th day of the year
The country of Vivandar on the continent of Mednadda reports that they have had their first recorded Reaper encounter. Three Reapers attempted to gain access to the country. The Vivandar Defense Force stopped the Reapers. The Vivandar Defense Force sustained heavy losses. It has been reported that the VDF lost 600 of their soldiers in defeating the Reapers.
Ashlyn ath Kent, while working on her studies fell into a waking dream. Her teacher wrote down what she said.
Time of Light
Time of Dark
Time of Birth
Time of Retribution
The White Knight
The Black Knight
The Dark Metal Knight
The Dragon Knight
The fields of Durcar
Future's Fight in the Past
Past Fight in the Future
People of Another Realm
Demons and Angels
Hunters and Trackers
Innocent and Wickedness
Dawn of a New Age
End of an Age
Divide and Lose
Unite and Survive
Darkness Becomes a Hero
Ashlyn woke from the waking dream and remembered all of it. She immediately sent a message to her mother the Duchess of Kent.
A trade envoy from the Island nation of Hindra traveled to the Azin province of Aurora to begin trade talks with Duchess Megan Tully.
286th day of the year
Reports from Fyngel state that a massive landslide occurred at the mountain that is known as the Glaive of Alquennas this morning. Several pilgrims to the site were buried alive. However, The Fyngel government is pleased to report that all of the pilgrims were rescued and are all expected to recover. The report continues to state that an unusual building was uncovered when the landslide occurred.
Patrols at the Ivory Bay in the country of Kenda discovered hundreds of baby squid washed up on shore. The squids were still alive and began to go out with the tide. Naturalists in Kenda believe that the squids were young of the Colossus Squid species.
The government of Stone's Rising is happy to announce that two more Drake Eggs have hatched. One Egg is that of an Ice Drake and the other is that of a Forest Drake. The Ice Drake is a female that they have named Penelope to honor the memory of the Queen Mother of Verdar. The Forest Drake is named Adit, which is from an ancient language not of this realm, and it means "From the Beginning"
288th day of the year
The Realm of Longwood on the continent of Kenda reports that a massive tornado (F4) created a path of destruction two miles wide by 40 miles long in the great forest of Longwood. It is unknown how many people were lost or injured.
New Edo in the province of Kent in the country of Azin reports that they have discovered one of the possible causes for Red Fever. They have sent heralds to Dame Rose and to the Duchess of Kent.
Reports from the Ice Forest on the Northern Shield state that they have discovered four intact Wraith class ships 90 miles from the nearest body of water that would allow the ships to float. The ships do not have any builders’ marks or registry marks on them.
289th day of the year
The High King of Azin sends 10 columns of infantry and 200 healers to assist the Realm of Longwood in recovering from the disaster. As they exited from the Gate Portal in the Realm of Longwood, they were ordered to leave by the Longwood soldiers. The troops were told that "Having troops from Azin on Longwood sovereign territory is prohibited under the articles of the Trista Confederation." The troops returned home.
Dame Rose the Healer sent 50 of her healers and 50 wagons of medicals supplies to the Realm of Longwood. They were also denied access to assist in the disaster. Dame Rose's party was requested to leave at crossbow bolt point.
290th day of the year
Sir William Aday sent a herald to High King Rene' Nari' of Azin. The message stated that they would not be re-activating the Gate Portals on Patronna until all of the issues with the undead are dealt with. The message continued to state that the Gate Portal Ship is a comfort and they are grateful for its use.
291st day of the year
Near the city of Kallon in Azin a pack of four Minotaurs are spotted heading towards the village of Skeens by a Kallon patrol. The 50 person mounted patrol intercepted the Minotaurs. The four Minotaurs were dispatched. The patrol took heavy casualties. They lost 20 soldiers with 15 others injured.
292nd day of the year
The City of Kreeden on the continent of Bryagel reports that a waterspout damaged 24 ships in their capital harbor. There was not a single cloud in the sky when the waterspout appeared.
293rd day of the year
Leaders of Traden on the continent of Mednadda are filing a complaint with the Alquennas Trade Association. They are claiming that the non-Trista Confederation countries on the continent are practicing unfair trade policies with those countries that are part of the Trista Confederation.
294th day of the year
Rygel ath Azin takes a Gate Portal to the heart of the Haeflin 5th Sphere of Influence. He is escorted to the Haeflin Council of Dukes whereupon he begins to educate them. Rygel did not travel alone. He had 10 columns of Saurian: Dragon Kin Heavy Infantry traveling with him. Rygel informed the leader of the Council of Dukes that he had enough proof to have all of the Dukes imprisoned for treason against the Haeflin race for their abuse of power. Rygel continued over the leader’s protests to inform the Council that the Alliance of Nations and the Alquennas Trade Association are revisiting all of the contracts and negotiations that they have altered and fixed over the past nine months. The Dukes first try to state that they had no knowledge of this. Rygel begins his lessoning of the Dukes in manners and, after an hour, all of the Haeflin Dukes capitulate and inform Rygel who paid them and why.
295th day of the year
Lady Kena of Azin is promoted and her lands & estate claims are transferred to Terralen. She is raised to a Baron T.
296th day of the year
Wraith Captain Jennifer Malron of Azin engaged three Rogue Class ships in the Kenda Sea. Her ship, the Silver Phantom, defeated all three ships. The Silver Phantom pulled into the Kenda harbor towing two of the ships. The Silver Phantom is part of the fleet of the Duchess of Kent.
297th day of the year
Ashlyn ath Kent, while riding her lands fell into a waking dream. Her companion took quill and wrote down what Ashlyn spoke.
Mirror of Deceptions
Queens and Maids
Kings and Stable Hands
Knights and Thieves
298th day of the year
The city of Drillen in the Region of Honor in the province of Battle on the Horde continent of Cimmeran reports that a firestorm swept through several villages to the south of the city. The cause is still unknown.
A great tropical storm has made landfall on the continent of Terla. The shores of the Realm of Sea Fair are hit the hardest. Several beaches are damaged.
299th day of the year
Sir William Aday reports from Patronna on a great victory. Today forces of Azin and the Horde cornered and dispatched three lyches and their minions. William Aday also reports that, even though the crops were planted later than they should have been, the harvest has started. It looks like that there will be enough food to feed the entire Horde and Azin forces.
300th day of the year
The country of Aliek on the Southern Shield reports that a family of Sea Drakes walked out of the sea and sunbathed for a while. There was one adult Sea Drake and seven young Sea Drakes. The Ogres of Aliek did not disturb them.
301st day of the year
Reports from the Realm of Sea Fair report that, after a recent storm, several wrecked ships have washed ashore. The current count is 30 different vessels have washed up on the shoreline of the Realm of Sea Fair. Some of the ships date back to before the Age of Kingdom.
302nd day of the year
The government of Azatar announces that they have captured one of the leaders of the Purple Scarf Bandits. He will be tried at a public hearing.
303rd day of the year
Sand storms rage over most of the northern part of Terla, including most of the country of Azatar.
305th day of the year
The government of Azatar sadly reports that the leader of the Purple Scarf bandits escaped from the prison where he was being held.
306th day of the year
A report from Trinity Wells in Azin states that their gate portal is having issues. The Gate Portal has connected twice to the wrong destination in the last week. This issue has never occurred before with the Gate Portals.
307th day of the year
The semi-final game in the international Field Cross Championship between Azin and Dresden went three and 1/2 hours without a score. Azin won with a single point scored in the last minutes of the game. It is rumored that there were several interesting side bets within the royal family as Mikhaila Nari’ is the Lady of Dresden and King Rene’ Nari’, of course, supported the Azinian team.
308th day of the year
The Gate Portal at Trinity Wells in the province of Kent in Azin has stopped working. The Gate Portal Engineer is confused on why it is no longer working. The local merchants are not happy and begin to badger the Lord Mayor. The nearest Gate Portal is a ten-day trip by horse and even longer for them considering the slow speeds of their heavy carts.
309th day of the year
The town of Dowling, which is located east of the city of Kallon in the country of Azin, is the victim of a horrific natural disaster. A late thunderstorm sprang up. A Lightning bolt from it struck the building where their hay and grain harvest was being stored. The strike ignited a large fire. The fire strengthened into a large firestorm. Hundreds were killed and several thousand children are now orphaned. Damage from the strike and from the various wildfires that spun off from it is still being calculated.
310th day of the year
Most of the harvests in the northern hemisphere are completed. The final orchard harvests should be completed within a week.
A herald, dressed all in white, walked into the capital of the Horde (the City of Two World) without being stopped by any of the guards. The Herald gave Am a verbal message and left. Am informed her Husband and then took a Gate Portal to Terla to speak with the Oracle of Terla.
311th day of the year
The government of Azatar announces that they have created the Bureau of Marriage. Anyone wanting to marry within the realm of Azatar must henceforth get governmental approval. This registration is to ensure the culture and faith of Azatar and to assist in the maintenance of tax records. Bureau of Marriage personnel will be picked from every village, town, and city to make the process quick and painless.
314th day of the year
The Gate Portal at Trinity Wells in Azin has been repaired. The Gate Engineer that was originally sent to investigate the issues was murdered. The second Gate Portal Engineer that was sent discovered that specific components were removed from the Gate Portal. The Gate Portal Engineer will be staying on Trinity Wells until the New Year.
316th day of the year
Mid Autumn's Day arrived and with it came the Field Cross International Championship game between the Azin Knights and the Horde Thunder. The game took place at the Field Cross Arena just outside Dragon Mist, the capital city of Kenda. The game lasted three hours before a single goal was scored. The game ended with a score of one to nothing. The Azin Knights claimed the Field Cross Cup for TK 1050.
320th day of the year
The orchard harvests are complete in the northern hemisphere. It is stated that, from all accounts, TK 1050 can be called the year of bumper harvests. An example comes from southern Azin. Normally an acre of olive trees produces four tons of olives. This year they have produced an average of five and one half tons an acre.
323rd day of the year
The Realm of Sea Fair reports that a Wine Class ship, the Star of Tibest, sailed into harbor this morning. It successfully carried 1,500 tons of wine from Moshven. It is the first commercial venture using a Wine Class ship.
327th day of the year
Reports from Kisda on the Northern Shield report that 11 Reapers attacked an ore caravan and killed 2,100 goblins and 50 ogres.
333rd day of the year
The country of Stone's Rising announced that another Dragon Egg has hatched. An Ice Drake emerged from the egg. The ATA betting pools will pay out two to one to those that had registered a bet with their agencies.
336th day of the year
The remains of a winged creature were discovered in Unadrian. The creature is neither a dragon nor bird. The remains are being taken to the Unadrian University for additional study.
339th day of the year
In Azin, it is announced that this year’s Royal Holiday Progress and Festival will be held in the city of Kallon. The royal family sent their congratulations to both Duke Lioga of Kallon and the Varga Plantation.
340th day of the year
Duke William Aday of Patronna reports that his combined forces have successfully retaken over 290 square additional miles of territory from the darkness. These lands will be used for farming to provide food for his forces. Patronna is the prime example of Horde and Human combined forces working together to stop the dark. It is hoped that this cooperation will continue.
342nd day of the year
The government of Talis, in the midst of rebuilding their country, has discovered 40 volumes of Rodden Carr’s journals. They are offering copies to any government or persons who would like one at a reasonable price. It is hoped that studying these writings can help prevent his evil or his type of evil from ever taking hold of Alquennas ever again.
343rd day of the year
Reports from Trinity Wells in Azin state that 40 wagons of tin have vanished. There are no clues or suspects at this time. Trinity Wells is the primary source of tin for Azin.
347th day of the year
The Avery University of Magick and Magical Affairs (The main Magical University in Azin) has announced that it will begin to offer 200 additional scholarship programs per season for those who are without means but have magical talent to get a proper education. The Avery University has instructed the other magical universities in Azin to do the same.
349th day of the year
The Gate Portal at Trinity Wells disassembled itself as a band of travelers exited the Gate Portal. The Gate Portal Engineer was overheard in saying "Well, you do not see that every day." The Gate Portal at Trinity Wells is currently off line.
Trinity Wells also reports that another shipment of refined tin ore has been taken from the foundry. This time, only the metal was taken. The thieves even left the crates containing the metal.
Trinity Wells reports that the caravan that was sent to the nearest working gate has been attacked and the 100 wagons carrying the refined metals have been stolen.
351st day of the year
The mystery of the missing tin and copper from Trinity Wells has been solved. The ones responsible are part of the Cult of Themba.
The Gate Portal at Trinity Wells has been repaired and most of the mysteries surrounding its malfunctions have been solved.
The Gray Man walks into the capital building of the country of Azatar. As he attempted to gain access to the ruling chamber, three guards intervened. Two of the three guards were turned to stone. The third guard impaled the Gray Man on his sword. However, instead of blood, only sand ran down his blade as the figure collapsed.
Several Realms are preparing for the All Hallow’s Eve celebration. It is noted that this celebration of this multi-cultural, multi-religious holiday crosses many traditional lines and that members of most religions and cultures share and enjoy this holiday. This holiday is also known as the time of the year when the veil between the normal realm and other realms is at its thinnest. It is stated that many unusual occurrences can happen on this holiday.
The ministry of the Arch Magus of Azin has put out an advisory concerning the proper methods of performing of acts of Magick or use of the metaphysical current on this holiday.
Kenda is preparing to celebrate the Feast of St Christopher, this holiday, and All Saints’ Day the day after. This three-day celebration is the social highlight of the autumn season in Kenda.
Kenda reports that Tammiren the daughter of Duke (look it up) was traveling to Draconic Splendor when her caravan was attacked. She was the only survivor as her bodyguard hid her. The bodies of the rest of the caravan were piled up with a purple scarf attached to the pile. The caravan was carrying semi-precious stones and Algo root. The semi-precious stones included amethyst and mother of pearl. Investigators found some of the mother of pearl three miles from the site of the attack.
The newly commissioned Wine Class Ship, the Endless Barrel, began her maiden voyage from Azin to Moshven carrying over 1000 tons of Kallon Grand Red wine.
Reports from the Realm of Sea Fair state that the fishing fleet of the Realm of Sea Fair encountered a pod of Blue Whales on their migration north. What is unusual is that the lead whale was 110 feet long and was a brilliant white in color. The pod numbered over 50. In their wake, the fishermen’s' catch was bountiful.
In the city of Aerial in the country of Azin, a tornado touched down three miles outside the city. There are no reports of casualties and very little property damage. The report indicates that the sky was clear moments before the tornado touched down. The tornado was a F2 in scale.
The Field Cross teams of the Port of Spice and the Port of Copper squared off against each other. These cross country rivals put on a great game. The game was scoreless until the last three minutes of the game. The Port of Spice won the game with a score of one to nothing. It should be noted that 20 percent of each team needed medical assistance due to injuries that occurred during the game and 40 percent required medical assistance after the victory party.
One of the wrecked ships (301st day of the year) that was discovered on shore of the realm of Sea Fair was an Ocean Runner Class named the Pride of Talis. It was lost over 70 years ago. Her cargo hold was still full of her cargo. The cargo is 300 barrels of Imperial wine. The barrels of wine will be auctioned off.
The Alliance Trade Association (ATA) has informed the Realm of Sea Fair that the auction of the Imperial wine falls under their jurisdiction as it will be an international auction. The Realm of Sea Fair is ignoring the ATA’s claims.
On a request from Azin, Duke William Aday sent a reconnaissance mission to the western part of Patronna. The mission contained both human and Horde members. The mission is being lead by the son of the Horde’s High Chieftain.
Trinity Wells in the country of Azin, reports that a chamber was discovered in the Tin mine that is being worked. Inside the chamber was a large piece of Quartz Crystal that measured three feet tall by one foot wide with a depth of 10 inches. The following was inscribed on the Crystal:
The country of Stone Rising announces that several Drake eggs have begun to hatch. They began to hatch at midnight. After 10 hours, the following types of Dragons emerged:
One Fire Drake male
One Sea Drake male
One Sea Drake female
Three Forest Drake female
Four Ice Drake females
One Earth Drake female
The Konung of the Dwarves of Stone Rising has called for a national holiday.
The city of Lords in Valinnia reports that one of their mounted patrols spotted a group of eight Minotaurs heading south. The Minotaurs were wearing armor and carried shields. Upon their shield was the mark of the red upside triangle. The military governor of Lords Duncan Tully sent two columns of mounted warriors to deal with the Minotaur threat.
The country of Aphane reports that a forest fire erupted after a thunderstorm. After the fire burned 4,000 acres, it burned itself out. What was discovered after the fire is the reason for the report. A cavern entrance was discovered. The entrance leads to an underground world of great wonder. Investigators have explored about ten miles of caverns so far. The caverns are a geological wonder with many beautiful rock formations. The government of Aphane is calling the discovery one of the beautiful wonders of Aphane. The government of Aphane has asked the dwarves of the Forked Mountains (Azin) to assist in the investigation. The Cavern is officially named the Aphane National Caverns.
The government of Fyngel reports that the Cave of Ages has been reopened after the catastrophe. They are only permitting specific people into the cave.
353rd day of the year
The country of Fyngel reports that El'va, a True Elf that is over 3,500 years old, is beginning a walkabout on Alquennas. The purpose of this walkabout is unknown. The Horde has given her a Letter to travel their lands without hindrance.
The country of Azatar reports that they have captured several members of the Purple Scarf Gang. They have been tried and have been executed.
355th day of the year
It is reported from the Lord Mayor's office that Artimus Goddard Davis of Kallon, the famed artificer and alchemist, attempted to demonstrate his armored soldier protector once again. The Lord Mayor's office is happy to announce that it did not explode this time; however, it still failed. It failed even to leave the workshop of Artimus Goddard Davis. It is currently in thousands of pieces. It is unknown why it failed.
The country of Grand Oak on the continent of Mednadda reports the number of migrating bison is larger this year than in the past 150 years.
357th day of the year
Reports from the Military Governor of Valinnia state that a strange event has occurred. It is reported that near the port city of Harborview, over three thousand people viewed a spectral image. Lord Duncan Tully, the Military Governor, is sending a Royal Inquisitor to investigate.
The city of Fernoman on the Horde continent of Cimmeran reports that a new volcanic vent has opened one mile from the River of Flame.
359th day of the year
A messenger from the Open City in Terla journeyed to the capital of Azin to present a message to the Crown of Azin. The message is an offer to manage the lands controlled by Azin in Terla for the crown at a good rate. High King Rene' Nari' respectfully declined the offer.
Reports from Kenda state that it appears to be a navel showdown in the Sea of Kenda. The sea of Kenda is south and southeast of the country.
The country of Kisda on the Northern Shield reports that a meteor weighing 250 lbs. landed a mile from their city early this morning. They are investigating.
360th day of the year
Reports from Kenda state that a grand naval battle is continuing from the 359th day of the year. It is reported that a fleet of 600 Rogue Class ships are engaged with the Azin Eastern Fleet and the Horde Obsidian Clan Fleet. The fighting has moved close to the Karber Atoll in the Sea of Kenda. It is unclear who is winning.
Kenda has sent a fleet to assist Azin and the Horde against the fleet of Rogue Class ships.
It is also rumored that Azin is sending an additional fleet from the Island of Mists.
The city of Erin in Azin reports that the first heavy snowfall has begun. They are averaging two inches of snow an hour.
362nd day of the year
A deposit of Green-Flake Obsidian was discovered in the country of Tel’ Narra.
363rd day of the year
The Azinian Fleet from the Island of Mists arrives at the Karber Atoll. They found 160 of the 450 ships of the Azin Eastern Fleet and 10 ships of the Horde fleet still afloat. There was no sign of any of the Rogue Class ships. It should be noted that the Horde fleet had 700 ships at the beginning of the conflict.
364th day of the year
High King Rene' Nari' declares the battle of Karber Atoll finished with Azin and the Horde as victors. Rene' sent a message to the Horde High Chieftain. The message conveyed Azin's sadness at the loss of so many of their allies
365th day of the year
Konung of the Dwarves of the Forked Mountains in Azin reported that their expedition to Aphane (351st day of the year) has mapped out most of the underground region. They have discovered quartz crystals that are over 100 feet long by six feet wide. They have also found Amethyst pipes that are over 250 feet long by ten feet wide. The Aphane National Caverns are a true wonder, the Konung stated.
367th day of the year
Sir William Aday sent a message to the Crown of Azin that stated that the Gate Portal in the Dwarven settlement control zone has been detonated. Why or how this was done is unknown. What is known is that tens of thousands of the enemy have been destroyed.
375th day of the year
Ashlyn ath Kent, while working her lands, fell into a waking dream. Her companion wrote down what Ashlyn spoke:
Dream not of Conquest
Dream not of Despair
Dream not of the Lost to Return
Dream not of the Fame of Glory
Dream not the Shadows of Subjugation
Dream of Unity
Dream not of Flaming Banners
Dream not of Ancient Enemies
Dream not of Thunder Walking
Dream not of Ancient Failures
Dream of Concord
Dream not of False Chiefs
Dream not of the Loss
Dream of Second Chances
Dreams of Territory
Dreams of Harmony
Dreams of Excitement
Dreams of Motivation
Dreams of Beauty
Dreams of Adventure
Dreams may come to Fruition
Dreams provide Suspicion and Traces
Dreams may Mislead
Dreams can Confuse
376th day of the year
The Oracle of Terla sends a message to the Lady of Draconic Splendor. The only thing that is known about the message is that, at its end, the Oracle informs the Lady of Draconic Splendor that she owes the Oracle two crowns.
378th day of the year
The Independent States of Kallor reports that 20 wraith class ships washed up on their Seaway peninsula this morning. The ships look intact. There is no documentation or builder's marks on them.
The Heir to the Tully House, Rory Tully, traveled to the Duchy of Kent in full high attire to meet with the Duchess of Kent. The reason for his journey is unknown.
379th day of the year
The Oracle of Terla sends a messenger to the Duchess of Kent in Azin. The contents of the message are not known; however the urgency that the message was delivered is known. The Oracle had the messenger escorted by 110 guards.
380th day of the year
Reports from Patronna indicated that the Gate Portals in the former Dwarven and Elven settlements have detonated.
Reports from the country of Frenton state that enrollment at the Frenton Language University is at its highest level in years. The government of Frenton will be adding an additional 30 teaching positions for the coming term.
382nd day of the year
The city-state of Kreeden on the Bryagel continent reports that they have been able to translate another text from the Temple of the Blood King. The translated records are tax records from the era of the Blood King.
The Merchant Prince of Unadrian reports that new contracts between merchants within their sphere of influence and foreign interests will need to be ratified by the Unadrian Trade Commission.
384th day of the year
Duke Lioga ath Azin, Duke of Kallon, sends a message to Dame Rose the Healer. Duke Lioga wishes to discuss building a healing sanctuary near the city of Kallon in Azin. The Duke will abide by all the rules of the healing Sanctuaries and will fund the initial building of the sanctuary and its first three years’ needs.
An interesting artifact was discovered in the city of Luxor in the country of Terralen on the continent of Terla while starting a public works project. The engineers of Luxor were beginning to dig a new aqueduct when they discovered a ship. The ship dates back to the Gallison Estralla Empire. It is an Amplitudo Traba class ship. It was used to carry members of the royal family and special cargo of the royal family. The Azin Military Governess of Terralen has sent for scholars to investigate the ship. The ship is in superb condition.
385th day of the year
A message from William Aday of Patronna to High King Rene' Nari' read the following.
My Sovereign Lord:
It is my desire to find you and your family well. This message is short as there is much to do. I will confirm that Thunder Once Again Walks on Alquennas. Our Undead "hosts" on Patronna have taken numerous casualties in the last few days. I will send another report shortly.
Duke of Patronna
A messenger from the Oracle of Terla arrived at the city of Azin. The messenger would only give the message to the Queen.
The government of Bryagel announced that they have begun building Skipjack Frigate designs under license from Azin. The first Skipjack should be completed at the end of the first month of TK 1051.
388th day of the year
Lord Lioga ath Azin received a reply from Dame Rose the Healer. Dame Rose accepts Duke Lioga’s offer to fund and support a Healing Sanctuary just outside of Kallon. Building will begin the first of the New Year.
News from Thornarn, the capital city of the country of Xendana on the continent of Xendarna, states that the Konung has become a father of a healthy daughter this morning. It is the Konung's first daughter.
389th day of the year
The country of Vivandar, which is located on the continent of Mednadda, shares its northern border with the country of Stone's Rising. Upon the dawn of this day, mounted forces of Vivandar discovered Clanless Orcs attempting to cross into Stone's Rising from the sea near the border Vivandar shares with Stone's Rising. The Orcs were traveling in 25 Wraith class ships.
The government of Vivandar sent messages to the government of Stone's Rising and then proceeded to attack the Clanless Orcs. The Borders of Vivandar are heavily guarded. They sunk 12 ships before the Clanless Orcs abandoned the assault from the sea.
Reports from the capital city of Ariddarn of the country of Azatar state that a rich deposit of gold has been found eight miles west of the capital city. The government of Azatar will be putting up an auction of the right to mine the gold. Bids from both companies and individuals will be accepted.
390th day of the year
The city of Lords reports that pilgrims have begun to arrive for the annual pilgrimages to the shrines at Lords and the Shine of Saint Alyssa, located southwest of Lords.
The government of the Realm of the Azul-Valley on the continent of Terla reports that over three thousand refugees from the Ariddia have requested assistance from great creatures and horrific sand storms. The government of the Realm of the Azul-Valley has placed the refugees into work camps to allow them to pay for the food and shelter that they are receiving. They are currently building roads to better the infrastructure of the Realm of the Azul-Valley.
392nd day of the year
The Council of Dukes in Kenda announces that they will begin a public works project. They plan on building seven new roads that will link each Duchy of Kenda together in a better way. The work will begin on the first day of spring in TK 1051. The Dukes continued to announce that that project has already been paid for from the proceeds of Dragon Ale sales internationally.
The city of Yorkshire in the country of Aphane reports that their fishermen have caught a large clam that weighs over 10 lbs. The clam is still alive and is currently recovering in the sheltered harbor of Yorkshire.
393rd day of the year
The country of Moshven reports that the tenth Mammoth Class Ship has been finished in the Port of Silk. It will begin its sea trials just after the first of the year. The advantage of building ships at the Port of Silk is that it is a warm water port and building can continue all year round.
Heralds from the capital city of Tel’na-Core of the country of
Tel'Narra on the continent of Vitainnia report that the miners of the Range of Thunder Mountains have discovered a rich vein of Green-Flake Obsidian. The deposit was found in a rich vein of normal Snowflake Obsidian.
394th day of the year
The Independent States of Kallor reports that a devastating storm has shattered over two dozen villages and killed over 15,000 people. Their neighboring country of Kavendar has responded by sending troops to help search for survivors and food. The country of Azin has begun shipping surplus grains to the devastated areas of The Independent States of Kallor. The government of The Independent States of Kallor is grateful for the assistance.
The Oracle of Terla has informed the Crown of Azin that she will attend the festivities at Kallon. This is the first time in history that an Oracle of Terla will be traveling during the Winter Festivals.
395th day of the year
The government of Terralen sends aid to The Independent States of Kallor. The death toll has risen to 45,000 people. Most of the countries of Terla are sending aid.
The Dresden Field Cross Team went up against the Patrons of the country of Sharinnon. The Patrons are named after their capital city of Patron. The Dresden Field Cross team won 14 to zero in regulation time.
397th day of the year
The government of Carwin reports that an experiment that one of the government Users of Magick was performing had a cascading catastrophic error. The result was the summoning or creation of an annoyed Arcane Elemental. It should be noted that the experiment was performed in the center of the capital city of Algorian. The city was mostly constructed of wood buildings. More than half of the wooden structures have been destroyed. The government of Carwin is paying to have the buildings rebuilt of stone.
399th day of the year
The City State of Kreeden sent heralds to all leaders of nations belonging to the Alliance of Nations. The heralds report that the Kreeden Language University and Linguistic Studies collage have translated another scroll from the Temple of the Blood King. The scroll is a set of spells that are unknown to any of the mages in Kreeden. Kreeden has requested the assistance of the Arch Magus of Azin. They are sending a translation to the Arch Magus of Azin by special courier.
400th day of the year
Ashlyn ath Kent, while working with her mother, fell into a waking dream. One of her companions wrote down what Ashlyn spoke:
This is not my voice
This is not my memory
I remember Darkening Skies
I Remember Darkening Skies Turning Black
The Lighting All Around Us
I Remember each Flash as Time Began To Slow
I Remember each Flash as Time Began to Burn
I Remember the Wave
I Remember Praying
She Walks in his Stead
The Glory is His, For Now
It does not matter
Yellow, Green, Blue, Black, White or Red
Hope Thrives in the Darkness
Light Pierces the Darkness
404th day of the year
The government of Verdar reports that the governess of the royal children and the heir to the throne were separated from their escort during their daily walk. They could not be found for hours. When they were located it was found that the governess had fallen, receiving a head wound. The heir was tending to her injuries.
406th day of the year
The Duchess of Kavendar, Dorrana Canvars sends a letter to all the leaders of nations in the Alliance of Nations (AON). The letter suggests that an international relief organization be created to assist nations in times of natural disasters and catastrophic occurrences. She purposes that each nation in the AON would contribute to the organization financially, with goods, services, and personnel. She continues to recommend that the organization work with the Healing Sanctuaries of Dame Rose. She further suggests that the organization be based in Kenda, Gemsten, or Stone's Rising or in all three countries.
408th day of the year
The city of Athena in the country of Moshven announces that they have opened up a cacao-processing factory. They will begin taking orders on the first of the year. The source of their raw materials is the 12 Score Island Chain.
The Ocean Runner Class ship the Fathiya engaged a Rogue Class ship in the Dark Sea off the coast of Kenda. The Fathiya captured the Rogue Class ship and is bring it home to Terralen.
410th day of the year
The Tully 2nd Wolf Brigade stopped a band of forty riders on their lands. It turned out the forty riders had purple scarves in their gear. The riders have been taking into custody for questioning. They were found four miles from the public Gate Portal in the area.
A report from the Office of the Azinian Great Works Program states that the Grand Canal project has reached its first goal. The project is currently 15 days ahead of schedule. The Eastern approach has reached the town of Sayville in Easthold. The eastern section of the Grand Canal is now over 110 miles in length.
411th day of the year
The country of Currerria reports that bandits attempted to gain entrance to the Hall of Records in the capital. They failed to open even the first door into the vault of Records. The bandits are 3 humans and 11 Orcs without clan markings.
412th day of the year
The government of the harbor city of Jaffa-Kar on the continent of Cimmeran reports that a squadron of 25 Rogue Class ships attempted to gain access into the harbor of Jaffa-Kar. The third Obsidian Shark Fleet engaged and destroyed the Rogue Class Fleet before they could inflict any damage on the harbor city. The Horde lost 120 ships in the battle.
The keep of Draconic Splendor in Kenda is happy to announce that they have had a Dragon Egg hatch this day. The Dragon is a Fire Drake and has been named Incendia Cado (Fire Fall).
415th day of the year
The government of Stone’s Rising reports that three more eggs are starting to hatch. Once the eggs have hatched, they will send out another report.
The Independent States of Kallor reports that the death toll has risen to 95,000 casualties from the storm that ravished their coastline on the 394th day of the year.
416th day of the year
Report from Patronna written by William Aday.
My Sovereign Lord:
It is my desire to find you and your family well. Thanks to our allies, the Horde and the Thunder we have discovered the lair of a great user of magick who was attempting to control the undead hosts of Patronna. His lair was discovered in the area formerly controlled by the Elves. The lair was deep in a cavern underground. The lair has been dealt with.
I will send another report shortly.
Duke of Patronna
The country of Iceda on the Northern Shield report that a score of Reapers were noticed walking on the ice fields towards their territory. The Ogres dispatched the Reapers. However, the cost was high. The country of Iceda lost 40 Ogres and 400 Orcs in the battle. There are several thousand injured that are recovering from the battle. These Reapers appeared to have had a dominant Reaper leading them and controlling them in battle.
The northern hemisphere is preparing for the Winter Festivals. Hundreds of thousands are preparing for the multi-cultural, multi-religious celebrations.
419th day of the year
The government of Stone's Rising reports all three of the Eggs have hatched. They are all female dragons. There is a:
They have not been named as of yet. The government of Stone's Rising will send another report when they are named.
The Oracle of Terla arrives at the city of Kallon and is greeted by her friends the High King and high Queen of Azin. Shortly thereafter, she was introduced to Ashlyn ath Kent. The Oracle of Terla and Ashlyn ath Kent spent hours talking. What they talked about no one knows, as most people were too nervous or terrified to find out.
An explosion north of the city rocked the streets of the city of Dawn. The Lord Mayor is sending a party to investigate.
420th day of the year
The country of Currerria report that bodies were discovered in the outer reaches of their capital city of Patois. The bodies were found in a cellar. There were 30 bodies in total. All of the bodies were human and there were both men and woman.
The country of Grand Oak reports that a hunting party of Trolls began ravaging outlying hamlets. The Trolls were hunted down and dealt with. What is unusual was there were 20 Trolls in the hunting party. This is very unusual.
421st day of the year
There were reports of a massive sandstorm that covered portions of Azatar, most notably several domains belonging to Her Excellency, The Ara of Azatar. Her Excellency was away in Kallon visiting at the Winter Festival.
422nd day of the year
A knight cheating with pointed armored lances darkened the Grand Joust Tournament at Kallon. His deception was discovered after Lord Rory Tully was injured by one of these lances in the shoulder. The knight responsible was thrown out of the Joust.
Word has come from the Horde that reports that a record amount of snow has fallen in the streets of their capital. In the last three days, over 60 inches of snow have fallen.
A great darkness attempted to kill the High King and High Queen of Azin during the last feast of the Winter Festival in Kallon. Rygel ath Azin, proving once again his loyalty and his absolute devotion to the crown, put himself and his magick between the dark and the High King and High Queen. With the assistance of members from the entourage brought by the Duchess of Kent, the dark was defeated.
TK 1050 is now a Dream Departed