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  • The Glade of the World

    The Glade of the World is a heavily forested region of the world. The forest spreads from the coast to the [[Woebringer's Divide]]. It is a mixture of rainforest and jungle, ranging from light forests in the north, to heavy jungle toward its core. The …

  • Dark Sun Territories

    East of the [[Woebringer's Divide]], the Glade turns into dark and foreboding jungles. The sun rarely shines, and elves claim the divide separates nature's light from nature's darkness. The northernmost forest is slightly brighter and is claimed by …

  • Pal-Rai-Yuk

    North of the mainland is a land of ice. This northern continent is said to border the edge of the world. Pal-Rai-Yuk is a land of ice, blizzard, spirits, and giants. Humans call these lands the Frostfell.

  • Sand Rage Desert

    The world's largest desert. The Sand Rage Desert lies across the Northwest portion of the mainland. Legends say it was much smaller before the Age of Heroes, but since then has grown and eaten away part of the [[High Rock Range]]. Life in the Sand …

  • Home of the Wind

    There is a hilly range in a northern section of [[Eastern Vale | The Vale]] that is constantly buffeted by the wind. The Home of the Wind is prone to tornadoes and is constantly harrassed by a howling wind of varying strength. There is never a quiet day …

  • Crater Mountains

    The Crater Mountains is a mountain range running along the western edge of [[Soxitch]]. It is pockmarked by meteor craters throughtout the terrain, giving the range its name. The mountains are sparsely inhabited by more primitive tribal humanoids, but …

  • The Fingers

    A series of islands off the southeast coast of [[Soxitch]]. The Fingers are largely uninhabited. The central island, often called Thumb Island is sparsely inhabited, but the two fingers closest to it are large, spiral volcanic islands.

  • Eye Woods

    The Eye Woods is a dense forest within [[The Glade of the World | The Glade]]. It is home to fae and plant creatures. The border of the Eye Woods is marked by weirwoods, a white barked tree with blood-red sap. "The Children of the Forest live in the …

  • Woebringer's Divide

    Woebringer's Divide separates [[The Glade of the World | The Glade of the World]] from the [[Dark Sun Territories | Dark Sun Territories]]. It is a crevasse over a league wide at its narrowest point. It stretches from the surface down into the [[ …

  • Underdark

    A vast, subterranean network of interconnected tunnels and caverns stretching throughout the entire mainland. [[:krylvliktl | Krylvliktl]] is rumored to rule most, if not all, of the Underdark. Her reign began almost four (4) centuries ago with the …

  • Plateau of the Gods

    Deep in the [[Dark Sun Territories]] is a plateau larger in size than the nation of [[Ixelan]]. It rises in a sheer cliff face, high above the clouds. Those who attempt to scale the plateau almost never succeed. And fewer still return from the trek.

  • Mute Tundra

    North of the [[Eastern Vale]] lies a portion of the Frostfell attached to the mainland. The Mute Tundra is separated from the Vale by the [[Frozen Marshes]]. The tundra is dotted by rolling snow banks and mostly nomadic arctic tribes. Shifters, Uldra, …

  • Frozen Marshes

    In the northern-most reaches of the [[Eastern Vale]], the lush, low-rolling hills give way to river deltas and as the geography gives way to frozen North, the land turns swampy. These Frozen Marshes are treacherous as thin layers of ice appear as paths …

  • Swift Pond

    Swift Pond is a giant, freshwater lake in the middle of [[Sha-Dar]]. It is fed by a swift, whitewater river from the [[Scarlet Depth Ridge | Scarlet Depth Mountains]]. The lake itself is serenely calm; its name is a misnomer.

  • High Rock Range

    The mountain range separating the arid west from the lush central lands of the mainland. The High Rock Range serves as the border between the two major empires. While both empires claim parts of the range, it is largely populated by unclaimed tribes. …

  • Cliffs of Hate

    In the southwest, where the [[High Rock Range]] meets the ocean is a non-mountainous cliff range known as the Cliffs of Hate. The cliffs rise over a mile above above the waterline.

  • Blade Marshes

    South of the [[Kur River]], from the west coast of the mainland to the [[High Rock Range]] lies a vast swamp. Many primitive tribes in the eastern half of the swamps have been subsumed into the [[Plague Rock Empire]]. The western half of the swamp and …

  • Kur River

    A river running from somewhere near the center of the [[High Rock Range]] west to the coast. Many tributaries leech off into the south, forming a giant swamp known as the [[Blade Marshes]]

  • Whispering Woods

    The Whispering Woods is a stretch of forest between [[Bellshadow]] and [[Nedra]]. It is primarily used for hunting grounds for nobles from Bellshadow. It also contains the main caravan trail from Bellshadow south into elven lands. For that reason, …

  • Varah River

    The Varah River is the large, swift-flowing river that births in the [[High Rock Range]] and flows south into the Glade. It splits Igglesha almost in half, geographically. It has a series of large tributaries as well, but the main river itself is over …