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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.

Latest News

Game Updates: 9/20: Informs for Organizations

By tehom on 3:01 a.m.

Previously, informs for organizations were generally sent to the highest ranking active member. Now they'll be sent to the organization ...

Game Updates: 9/3 - Messenger stuff

By tehom on 7:10 a.m.

Did a lot of refactoring with how messages are used, in preparation for supporting sending messages via criminal aliases in ...

Current Story

Heroes and Other Fables: 1. A Fable of Peace

In the months since the Siege of Arx and the treason by the Inquisition, peace has returned to the Compact of Arvum. The king is awake and well, leading once more, while the great houses have sought to ease the ravages of war that was left on their own land and settle refugees displaced by the fighting. It is a much needed rest , and the king's marriage to the Lady Symonesse gives hope that the worst is behind them.

Upcoming Events

Fish Fry & Diving Competition

Sept. 21, 2017, 8 p.m.

Having made her wait to Maelstrom on a Grimhall boat, the Prince and Princess of Maelstrom are reunited after the ...

Knighting of Thena Grayhope

Sept. 22, 2017, 8 p.m.

The Knights of Solace and the Faith of the Pantheon gather to honor the progression of Sister Thena from squire ...

Valardin and Vassals Meeting

Sept. 22, 2017, 9 p.m.

Prince Edain Valardin and Princess Alis Valardin have information that is important for the Valardin vassals to hear. All members ...

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