19: Opakii Naishe

Profile Opakii Naishe is a noticeably tall Bwantaali pulnagá from the southern Wendajii village of Poundroot. Naishe stands 6′ 2″ and weighs just over 150 lbs., and has been exploited most of her life by her family–foster parents who likely found her abandoned in the farm fields and raised her primarily with the goal of having her labor on their farm. Naishe worked as a farmer for many years, trading goods in the neighboring villages, but always believed she was destined for greater things. … Continued

18: Lenara, Priest of Etia

Profile Lenara is a 39 year old kahlnissá scholar–a priest who follows in the path of Etia, the god of love, compassion, and loyalty. Priests who align themselves with Etia believe in non-violence; their philosophy of pacifism forbids them from ever attacking someone unless they are forced to protect their own life. Priests help those who need spiritual guidance and counsel, provide knowledge of history and direction, and have been known to unite whole communities around the common threads of civilization and the will of the … Continued

17: “Red” Kehonun

Profile “Red” Kehonun is a 26 year old Djenndan female, a militia leader from the free hamlets of east Reviak. She is a massive and powerful fighter, standing 7’8″ tall and 372 lbs. formed of dense muscle. Despite her size, she still manages to move quickly, though imprecisely at times. A keen military strategist, Kehonun had hoped to one day become a general in the Reviak Guard, but after a nearly fatal battle with slavers in the mines of Awara, Kehonun lost her eligibility … Continued

16: The Outlaw Hebchaz

Profile Hebchaz is a free man, an outlaw who roams the Empire with no ties to anyone and few scruples about dangerous work. He spent his whole life among criminals and misfits, where he developed a healthy resistance to authority and a distaste for Thelean rule of law. He stands four feet tall and weighs sixty-seven pounds, blending in with most viantu in the Empire. The distinguishing aspect of his appearance is his face. His countenance is weathered and considerably hardened for a viantu so young, … Continued

15: Chola-paak, Harbinger of The Breach

Profile Chola-paak is a twenty-seven year old Djenndan warrior-scholar from the town of Tsikastax in the hilly expanses of New Voland. She stands like a giant among her viantu community, at 8′ 2″ and 358 lbs., and her wide neck and sloped shoulders give her a more bear-like appearance than other Djenndan her height. Chola-paak was an infant gift to a scholarly order known simply as “The Breach” in honor of what they call the “Plain Pact.” The Pact states that each generation The Breach … Continued