The common people of Arvum wouldn't really call the last thousand years a 'golden age'. Since the founding of the Compact of Arvum, the five great noble houses of the realm have schemed and warred against one another, locked in a millennium-old struggle for dominance kept only in check by the occasional powerful monarch. But even as the fragile peace frays with the latest dynastic crisis, creating courtly intrigues in the capital city of Arx, ancient foes that took mankind to the brink of extinction a thousand years ago stir once more.
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Current StoryThe King's Justice: 2. The King's Peace
King Alaric Grayson IV, Sovereign of the Compact remains asleep, laid low by a curse that even the most skeptical of his subjects now accept as unnatural. His illegitimate sister, the Lady Dawn, has been made by the Assembly of Peers as acting regent and Defender of the Crown, seeking the answers to her brother's condition as the highlords of the great houses unanimously support her... even as some question whether it is better to seek to restore the monarch ...
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