The Moon Rises
The Kerassian Empire split into six nations, a wilderness, and a remnant. The capital of the empire was far in the north beyond the Luraithian Mountains. There, and the surrounding areas, are still under the control of the Kerassian Emperor, Tu’shado Mintarkin. The Mintarkins took power during the rebellion and now have an iron hold upon the remnant, and have given no sign of weakness in their northern stronghold.
South of the Luraithian Mountains and surrounding the six nations is a large wilderness, many call the Barbarian Wilds, Witching Wilds, or the most ominous the Deadlands. The wilderness is filled with forests, plains, and marshes, and living within are tribal peoples that have for the past 1000 years banded together. Some of the tribes are based in religious cults to various gods and demon lords. Some are based in tribal ethnicities. The rest are descendents of scavengers and men and women who fled the cascading chaos of revolution a millennium before. The most powerful tribes are:
Then there are the six nations of man: