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SEVRIN LORE: The Narwhal

When the people of Sevrin speak of narwhals, they might be talking about the small, tusked whales that summer in the shallow waters around Sevrin’s northern islands.  More likely they’re referring to Narwhal Harbor, a legendary seaport on Stormwall island, and the … Continue reading

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SEVRIN LORE: Ravens’ Blood

Those who are wise in the ways of magic see little  difference between “green” magic–that which is meant to help and heal–and the “black arts.”  Few would argue that one was good and the other bad.  They judge magic and … Continue reading

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SEVRIN LORE: Eldreath

For over 200 years, the sorcerer Eldreath ruled from a tower that stood on the current site of Rhendish Manor.  His reign was brutal and absolute, but it also saw a flowering of arts and science unprecedented in Sevrin history.  … Continue reading

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SEVRIN LORE: Muldonny

Seven powerful alchemists known as adepts rule the islands of Sevrin.  Rhendish rules the largest island, which is also known as Sevrin.  The island next in importance–or first in importance, depending upon whom you ask–is Stormwall Island, which is ruled … Continue reading

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SEVRIN LORE: Alchemy in Sevrin

Alchemy has been practiced in the Known Lands for hundred of years, but knowledge of this tradition reached Sevrin about fifty years ago.  In its infancy, Sevrin alchemy was a central part of the plan to overthrow Eldreath, the sorcerer … Continue reading

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SEVRIN LORE: Carmot dwarves

Sevrin’s alchemists are fascinated by the discovery of substances in living bodies that are also found in rocks and soil:  iron, copper, zinc.  A certain race of dwarves, the Carmot, also have trace amounts of carmite in their blood and bone.  … Continue reading

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