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=Locations of the Known World=
 
==Underworld==
 
==Underworld==
 
===Cities===
 
===Cities===
====[[Chel'el'Sussoloth]]====
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{{LocationCard|Chel'el'Sussoloth}}
"The City of Light in the Darkness", Chel'el'Sussoloth is the capital of the Drow nation and holds the seat of their power.<br><br>
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{{LocationCard|Felde}}
====[[Val'Raveran]]====
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{{LocationCard|Nuqrah'shareh}}
This is a free city along the road to [[Nuqrah'shareh]], mostly controlled by the drow, though more tolerant of other races.  Used in the FFRPG, and is an official city as of Chapter 33's map of the known Underworld[http://www.drowtales.com/mainarchive.php?sid=7936] <br><br>
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{{LocationCard|Char}}
 
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{{LocationCard|Sha'shi}}
====[[Felde]]====
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{{LocationCard|Val'Raveran}}
Known as the Emerald City, Felde is northeast of Chel'el'Sussloloth in the Mist Sea, where Snadhya'runes holds her seat of power. More can be learned from the Felde audiobook[http://www.drowtales.com/wordpress/?p=1106]. <br><br>
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{{LocationCard|Mimaneid|The [[Val'Nal'sarkoth]] former home, where tribal clans fight for dominance. The city is situated in and around a World Tree's roots and branches.}}
====[[Dariya'ko]]====
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{{LocationCard|Shifaye'sindil|Once the [[Tei'kaliath]] seat of power on the eastern rim of the Mist Sea, now destroyed as the result of a Black Sun siege.}}
South of Chel and under Sharen control.<br><br>
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{{LocationCard|Damadi|A destroyed city in the far eastern region of the underworld, and is the homeland of Illharess [[Asira'malika Val'Jaal'darya]]. The city is located near a major fault line.}}
====[[Nuqrah'shareh]]====
 
The [[Val'Illhar'dro]] seat of power, where the [[Balvhakara]], [[Dusk]] and [[Jie'yen]] clans also reside. <br><br>
 
====[[Mimaneid]]====
 
The [[Val'Nal'sarkoth]] seat of power, where tribal clans fight for dominance. The city is situated in and around the World Tree's roots.<br><br>
 
====[[Sha'shi]]====
 
A scholarly city near the center of the Mist Sea that exists to study the effects of the Mist, and its relationship with the meteor that fell into the Underworld. More can be discovered about this city in the Sha'shi audiobook[http://www.drowtales.com/wordpress/?p=1328].<br><br>
 
====[[Shiyafe'sindil]]====
 
Once the [[Tei'kaliath]] seat of power on the eastern rim of the Mist Sea, now destroyed as the result of a Black Sun siege.<br><br>
 
====[[Char]]====
 
A gloomy city in the northern regions devastated by war and lack of resources. [[Kharla'ggen Vel'Vloz'ress]] was found here by [[Sene'kha Vel'Vloz'ress]]. More can be learned in both the Char sidestory and audiobook[http://www.drowtales.com/wordpress/?p=763][http://www.drowtales.com/wordpress/?p=829].<br><br>
 
====Damadi====
 
A destroyed city in the far eastern region of the underworld, and is the homeland of Illharess [[Asira'malika Val'Jaal'darya]].<br><br><br>
 
  
 
===Settlements/Outposts===
 
===Settlements/Outposts===
====[[Machike'Shikumo]]====
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{{LocationCard|Machike'Shikumo}}
"Cliff Fort Under the Clouds", this is the last drow outpost before reaching the surface; it is controlled by the [[Val'Sarghress]] Clan.<br><br>
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{{LocationCard|Wailing Well}}
====[[Doebrimm'linthel]]====
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{{LocationCard|Doebrimm'linthel|"Cauldron Guide Outpost", it is a neutral outpost on the way to the surface.}}
"Cauldron Guide Outpost", it is a neutral outpost on the way to the surface.<br><br>
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{{LocationCard|Gularg'dasa|A settlement along the southern rim of the Mist Sea}}
====[[Wailing Well]]====
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{{LocationCard|Mirat|A settlement on the southeastern rim of the Mist Sea, near Mimaneid.}}
An Illhar'dro outpost on the road to [[Nuqrah'shareh]]<br><br>
 
====[[Gularg'dasa]]====
 
A settlement along the southern rim of the Mist Sea<br><br>
 
====[[Mirat]]====
 
A settlement on the southeastern rim of the Mist Sea, near Mimaneid.<br><br>
 
 
===Other Important Locations===
 
===Other Important Locations===
====[[Orthorbbae]]====
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{{LocationCard|Orthorbbae}}
The school where all drow Clans send their children for education.<br><br>
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{{LocationCard|Well of Light}}
====[[Ice Dragon Cavern]]====
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====Nidavellir====
A famous location in the Underworld, known for the dragon frozen within.<br><br>
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The region of the underworld also known as the Sea of Mists, or Mist Sea. In the center of this is a meteor that appears to be connected to the mist.
  
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==Overworld==
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===Colonies/Outposts===
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{{LocationCard|Saosh}}
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{{LocationCard|Order of Serenity Outpost}}
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{{LocationCard|Shikomei}}
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{{LocationCard|Ys|A free colony promoted by [[Kyo'nne Val'Illhar'dro]], and is sponsored in part by [[Snadhya'runes Vel'Sharen]].}}
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{{LocationCard|Dariya'ko|A prison colony south of Chel and under Beldrobbaen and Sharen control.}}
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{{LocationCard|Sullisin'rune Plantations}}
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====Ssunaph====
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A Nal'sarkoth outpost near the Rim, east of Chel.
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====Tei'kaliath Colony====
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The location of the clan's new home rests on the eastern edge of the Amaranth Forest. The clan's delegation area lies not far from the Kyorl'solenurn colony.
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===Other Regions===
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{{LocationCard|Vanaheimr}}
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{{LocationCard|Haltonreibe|An independent Halme city bordering the wastelands and Niwaecer, and is friendly with Drow.}}
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{{LocationCard|Nagyescsed|A Halme kingdom where the king and queen were holding a ritual they believed maintained youth, bathing in the blood of elves.}}
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{{LocationCard|Niwaecer|The kingdom of the Hermionne, and has been at war with the Halme city-states and the drow establishments for two centuries.}}
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{{LocationCard|Merove Federation|A northern Halme nation and Niwaecer's closest neighbor, situated near Char.}}
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{{LocationCard|Kadingira|A Halme nation on the western coast, bidding for power against the Hermionne.}}
  
==Overworld==
 
===Colonies===
 
====[[Ys]]====
 
A free colony promoted by [[Kyo'nne Val'Illhar'dro]], and is sponsored in part by [[Snadhya'runes Vel'Sharen]].<br><br>
 
====Saosh====
 
An Illhar'dro colony that was devastated by Sarghress troops.<br><br>
 
===Other Cities===
 
====[[Vanaheimr]]====
 
A prominent [[Light Elves|Vanir]] community that is highly suspicious of drow.<br><br>
 
====[[Haltonreibe]]====
 
An independent Halme city bordering the wastelands and Niwaecer, and is friendly with Drow.<br><br>
 
 
===Ancient Cities and Regions===
 
===Ancient Cities and Regions===
====[[Thalamani]]====
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{{LocationCard|Thalamani}}
The ancient capital of the [[Val'Sullisin'rune]] nation, overrun by demons in the Moons Age.<br><br>
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{{LocationCard|Nuwa|An archipelago west of Zharbi containing ruins of floating islands. The [[Jie'yen]] came from this area, and Emberi now inhabit the islands. One major island is called Samoi.}}
 
====Phariasta====
 
====Phariasta====
A mountainous region north of the Inner Sea where the common ancestor of the [[Balvhakara]] and [[Val'Beldrobbaen]] come from.<br><br>
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A mountainous region north of the Inner Sea where the common ancestor of the [[Balvhakara]] and [[Val'Beldrobbaen]] come from.
 
====Zharbi====
 
====Zharbi====
A western region on the coast where the Illhar'dro and [[Siyah'khorshed]] ancestors come from.<br><br>
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A southwestern region adjacent to the Nuwa island chain where the Illhar'dro ancestors come from. One notable town in the region is called Hawe-beroe in the northeast.
====Nuwa====
 
An island chain on the southwestern region of the continent. The [[Jie'yen]] came from this area, and Emberi now inhabit the islands.<br><br>
 
 
====Amaranth====
 
====Amaranth====
An enormous forest that survived the Moons Age disaster, and was once home to [[Blossom|Blossom's]] ancient kingdom, and is the source of a deadly fungal virus that the [[Val'Jaal'darya]] have harvested. Tei'kaliath have settled in the region.<br><br>
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An enormous forest that survived the Moons Age disaster, and was once home to [[Blossom|Blossom's]] ancient kingdom, and is the source of a deadly fungal virus that the [[Val'Jaal'darya]] have harvested. Tei'kaliath have settled in the region.
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====Dokkalfar Pass====
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A region littered with ruins of the ancient civilizations of the dark elves, now populated by Halmes. There are several drow establishments throughout the area.
  
 
==Skyworld==
 
==Skyworld==
Not much is known about the skyworld, move information here as it is gained.<br><br><br>
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Not much is known about the skyworld, move information here as it is gained.
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=Visual References=
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<gallery>
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Image:Underworld_mapwithtext.jpg|A complete map of the known Underworld.
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Image:MapForCatriana_without.jpg|A complete map of the known Surface World, including locations of present-day nations and city-states.
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Image:MapForCatriana.jpg|A complete map of the known Surface World, including locations of ancient elven nations.
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</gallery>
  
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Locations of the Known World

Underworld

Cities

Postcard Chel'el'Sussoloth.png
"The City of Light in the Darkness", Chel'el'Sussoloth is the capital of the Drow nation and holds the seat of their power.
Postcard Felde.png
Felde, known as the Emerald City, is city on a mountain side in the Mist Sea northeast of Chel'el'Sussoloth and is under Snadhya'rune's control. to travel there, one would need access to boats, for it is surrounded by a large lake fed by the many waterfalls spilling from masterfully carved architecture built into the mountain.
Postcard Nuqrah'shareh.png
Nuqrah'shareh, the Jewel of the West, is a peaceful city in the southwestern portion of the Underworld and is the Val'Illhar'dro seat of power. The Jie'yen and Balvhakara are two vassal clans serve the Illhar'dro; along with the politically neutral Dusk, these three stake their claim in the city as well.
Postcard Char.png
Char is a gloomy city in the far northwestern regions, devastated by war and lack of resources. Kharla'ggen Vel'Vloz'ress was found here by Sene'kha Vel'Vloz'ress. The city suffered much in its history after the end of the Moons Age, from starvation and infighting from lack of resources, to an invasive tribe of cannibalistic Xuile'solen that can destroy the ruling clan's unique summons.
Postcard Sha'shi.png
A scholarly city near the darkest center of the Mist Sea that exists to study the effects of the Mist, and its relationship with the meteor that fell into the Underworld. The Vel'Sharen are named as a defender of this city.
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Val'Raveran is a land close to the surface with many exits out into the Overworld. Resting between the large cities of Chel'el'Sussoloth and Nuqrah'shareh, its main city and namesake (called Raveran or Val'Raveran) is a massive trade hub, with traders coming both from the surface and the underworld to exchange wares.
Postcard Mimaneid.png
The Val'Nal'sarkoth former home, where tribal clans fight for dominance. The city is situated in and around a World Tree's roots and branches.
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Once the Tei'kaliath seat of power on the eastern rim of the Mist Sea, now destroyed as the result of a Black Sun siege.
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A destroyed city in the far eastern region of the underworld, and is the homeland of Illharess Asira'malika Val'Jaal'darya. The city is located near a major fault line.

Settlements/Outposts

Postcard Machike'Shikumo.png
The "Cliff Fort Under the Clouds", Machike'Shikumo is both a fortified town (dating back to the Dark Elf exodus from the surface at the end of the Moons Age) and a surface colony on the rim of the Nidavellir.
Postcard Wailing Well.png
The Wailing Well is a mining town of Nuqrah'shareh and acts as a gate for the northeastern entrance to the city. Many Illhar'dro golems serve as protection here, with both drow and dwarven engineers maintaining them.
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"Cauldron Guide Outpost", it is a neutral outpost on the way to the surface.
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A settlement along the southern rim of the Mist Sea
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A settlement on the southeastern rim of the Mist Sea, near Mimaneid.

Other Important Locations

Postcard Orthorbbae.png
Orthorbbae is the place where young nobles and children of rich commoners come to study. Orthorbbae is a school for magic in Chel'el'Sussoloth.
Postcard Well of Light.png
The Well of Light is enormous earthen shaft leading to the surface, carved into the rock near the First Landing gate as part of the failed Skyhole Project.

Nidavellir

The region of the underworld also known as the Sea of Mists, or Mist Sea. In the center of this is a meteor that appears to be connected to the mist.

Overworld

Colonies/Outposts

Postcard Saosh.png
Saosh is a colony under Illhar'dro control, and appeared to have been attacked by Sarghress troops during the Nuqrah'shareh Civil War.
Postcard Order of Serenity Outpost.png
The sole surface outpost inhabited by the Order of Serenity is essentially a final destination for pilgrims and certain Kyorl'solenurn that have come across knowledge the clan has deemed too dangerous to be loosed into the population.
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A relatively young colony inhabited by the Kyorl'solenurn, in the southwest region of the Rim.
Postcard Ys.png
A free colony promoted by Kyo'nne Val'Illhar'dro, and is sponsored in part by Snadhya'runes Vel'Sharen.
Postcard Dariya'ko.png
A prison colony south of Chel and under Beldrobbaen and Sharen control.
Postcard Sullisin'rune Plantations.png
The main source of the Sulissin'rune food supply, which has gone silent.

Ssunaph

A Nal'sarkoth outpost near the Rim, east of Chel.

Tei'kaliath Colony

The location of the clan's new home rests on the eastern edge of the Amaranth Forest. The clan's delegation area lies not far from the Kyorl'solenurn colony.

Other Regions

Postcard Vanaheimr.png
Vanaheimr is home to a nation of reclusive Vanir that survived the destruction caused by the nether, protected by mountains and a deadly mana forest. Freya and Freyr are from this region, and Chirinide, Myou and Shan'naal travel here with a group of freed light elven slaves. Recently, they have opened up to talks with the Val'Kyorl'solenurn.
Postcard Haltonreibe.png
An independent Halme city bordering the wastelands and Niwaecer, and is friendly with Drow.
Postcard Nagyescsed.png
A Halme kingdom where the king and queen were holding a ritual they believed maintained youth, bathing in the blood of elves.
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The kingdom of the Hermionne, and has been at war with the Halme city-states and the drow establishments for two centuries.
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A northern Halme nation and Niwaecer's closest neighbor, situated near Char.
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A Halme nation on the western coast, bidding for power against the Hermionne.

Ancient Cities and Regions

Postcard Thalamani.png
Thalamani was the ancient capital of the Sulissin'rune dominion, and the seat of power for Ash'waren's royal bloodline.
Postcard Nuwa.png
An archipelago west of Zharbi containing ruins of floating islands. The Jie'yen came from this area, and Emberi now inhabit the islands. One major island is called Samoi.

Phariasta

A mountainous region north of the Inner Sea where the common ancestor of the Balvhakara and Val'Beldrobbaen come from.

Zharbi

A southwestern region adjacent to the Nuwa island chain where the Illhar'dro ancestors come from. One notable town in the region is called Hawe-beroe in the northeast.

Amaranth

An enormous forest that survived the Moons Age disaster, and was once home to Blossom's ancient kingdom, and is the source of a deadly fungal virus that the Val'Jaal'darya have harvested. Tei'kaliath have settled in the region.

Dokkalfar Pass

A region littered with ruins of the ancient civilizations of the dark elves, now populated by Halmes. There are several drow establishments throughout the area.

Skyworld

Not much is known about the skyworld, move information here as it is gained.

Visual References




This article reflects events up to Chapter 54.