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  • The Foundry

    h4. Background Originally known as the [[Waldorf Mikaelson]] Center for Arcane Construct Research and Development . . . or something to that effect . . . the Foundry was once just another domain of a powerful master of the arcane floating in the …

  • Eyestorm Atoll

    h4. Background The island in the center of the [[Prismatic Vortex]]. There is a hole through the mountain peaks at the center of the isle. It is believed that the land that once resided there may have broken free, forming a smaller island floating …

  • Prismatic Vortex

    h4. Background A spatial anomaly on the Astral Sea, in which bands of elemental magical energy radiate outwards from a spiraling vortex that draws in physical objects. It is theorized to be a sort of twisted wormhole linking the Astral Sea and …

  • Mariner's Mausoleum

    h4. Background The Mariner's Mausoleum is a region of space within the [[Prismatic Vortex]] in which derelict planar vessels are prone to gather. The people of [[Crossbones]] use the Mariner's Mausoleum for two purposes, as a proving grounds for …

  • Lost Triad

    h4. Background The Lost Triad was once an infamous region of the natural world. It was a series of islands not unlike the "Bermuda Triangle":http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bermuda_Triangle in which vessels traveling by sea often met with mysterious or …

  • Shipwreck Quay

    h4. Background A tropical isle in the [[Lost Triad]], Shipwreck Quay is home to many a mariner caught by the ravages of the Triad while it was in the natural world, or those pulled across the spatial boundary by the planar wake it left by its' passing. …

  • Drakefang Isle

    h4. Background Another tropical isle in the [[Lost Triad]]. Drakefang Isle is covered in a dense jungle known to be filled with savage beasts and rumored to be filled with even more savage men. h4. Story Involvement The party managed to brave …

  • Timescarred Dial

    h4. Background The Timescarred Dial is a perfectly circular island in the [[Prismatic Vortex]]. At the center of the Dial is the [[Imperial City of Quondam]], the capital of an empire that was erased from the history of the natural world. However, …

  • Imperial City of Quondam

    h4. Background The City of Quondam was the capital city of a vast empire ruled by powerful Sorcerer-King. However, once the King's son learned the extent to which their conquests had ravaged the lands and oppressed the citizenry, he turned against it. …

  • Forlorn Rise

    h4. Background The Forlorn Rise was formerly a moral outpost in the Shadowfell. Eventually, the more nefarious forces of that dark plane sought to corrupt the portal leading to that outpost to allow a legion of the undead to pour into the natural …

  • Shadegrasp Outpost

    h4. Background The Shadegrasp Outpost is a fortified town that stands largely as it did when it was a mortal refuge lying beyond a portal to the Shadowfell. Where once the portal stood, there is now a dock for astral vessels traveling throughout the …

  • Banished Crescent

    h4. Background The Banished Crescent was once a Fey Demesnes ruled by Eladrin lord [[Berrian Esgalelen]]. Within his Demesnes was the [[Ithilalda Fortress]], a massive fortified tree. The region directly surrounding [[Ithilalda Fortress]] is known to …

  • Ithilalda Fortress

    h4. Background A massive tree into which a fortress has been constructed by the various peoples of the Feywild. It is said to pass into the natural world in a remote forest location on rare occasions. h4. Story Involvement The dead zone …

  • Meteorite Fortress

    h4. Background The Meteorite Fortress was apparently developed by the [[Spiral Eclipse]] and dropped onto the region of the Feywild that would later form the [[Banished Crescent]]. Within the Fortress, there are facilities for arcane research as well …

  • Starmount

    h4. Background Starmount is one of the two largest towns on [[Eyestorm Atoll]]. Located on the northern coast of the isle, Starmount is a city built around the remains of a ship of the same name. Starmount is populated largely by shipwrecked …

  • Scrapthorn Valley

    h4. Background The Scrapthorn Valley is a pass through the mountains to the southwest of [[Starmount]] and the [[Gearspark Complex]]. The region was infamous for being the home of the [[Scrapthorn Goblins]] who raided shipwrecks and passing travelers …

  • Catalina's Asylum

    h4. Background It is widely theorized that the large Mansion on the island in the lake west of [[Crossbones]] once housed the ruler of whatever city once resided there. However, since the various criminal factions of [[Crossbones]] prefer a more hands …

  • Sky Palace Temple

    h4. Background Originally intended to sit at the pinnacle of [[Gimmelon Mikaelson | Gimmelon Mikaelson]]'s Astral Domain, it was ripped from the center of [[Eyestorm Atoll | Eyestorm Atoll]] when its' magical defenses were more capable at resisting the …

  • IRIS 42

    h4. Background Following the defeat of [[Iris Four | Iris Four]], [[Raziela the Shroud | Raziela the Shroud]] stole the portion of the [[Iridescent Blade | Iridescent Blade]] containing the storied data and memories of that construct. [[Raziela the …

  • Portal Academy

    h4. Back-Story A school for the study of inter-planar portals founded by [[Ione Hearn | Ione Hearn]]. In an ironic twist, it cannot be reached by planar portal due to the spatial interference caused by their constant portal experiments. h4. Plot …

  • Fortress of the Open Sky

    h4. Background A magitechnological space station created by the the Dwarven and Gnomish engineers of the [[Empyrean Alliance]] as a front-line Fortress during the final stages of the [[Illithid War]]. It now serves as the capital city of the [[ …

  • Frederiksen Chateau

    h4. Background An ancient mansion on a long-dead world. It's original purpose is shrouded in mystery thanks to the distortions and illusions created by [[ERIS 6 | ERIS 6]]. h4. Story Involvement This dungeon was the site of [[The Party | The …

  • LADR

    h4. Background Layneworth Air Defense Research is a large outdoor facility operated by the military of [[Layneworth | Layneworth]]. Not entirely unlike the [[Gearspark Complex | Gearspark Complex]], it is home to a great deal of quirky fantastical …

  • Titan's Rise

    h4. Background A mountain range located on the peninsula south of [[Layneworth | Layneworth]]. Legend states that this range is not a natural formation, but rather that it was the result of violent actions by the primordials while the world was still …

  • Whimsymines

    h4. Background Once a major mining complex. Once the reserves of ore began to run dry, attempts at using magic and science to automate portions of the mining process lead to the accidental invention of the roller-coaster. The area was eventually …

  • Unbounded Wildwood

    h4. Background A vast forest located Northeast of [[Layneworth | Layneworth]]. Within it are a number of crossings to the Feywild, making it difficult to navigate. h4. Story Involvement [[Kupola | Kupola]], after arriving on the planet, traveled …

  • Starsending Tower

    h4. Background The Starsending Tower is a structure located on a small island in the midst of a bay on the Eastern side of the [[Second Thaumaterigcal Dominion | Second Thaumaterigcal Dominion]]. The primary purpose of the tower is communications, …

  • Old Veronese Crypt

    h4. Background An old crypt located in the abandoned town of [[Old Veronese]]. Beneath the crypt proper lies the old meeting hall of the [[Riverboat Guild]]. Further below that lies a system of caverns that reach further downward towards the …

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