Arl'Skellig

The home of the Warborn, equally the most peaceful and violent culture. Each isle has its own clan and leader, yet one King rules over all.
Arl’Skellig is south-east of Dawnforge, it is swathed with large forests, snow-covered mountains and harsh coasts.

“Skeggold! Skalmold! Skelgordnir kloifinir!”

Warborn battlecry

“Take me down to the riverbend,
Take me down to the fighting end.”

Warborn funeral song

Island Regions
-Berenike
-Sandvik
-Frisia
-Midgard
-Undvik

Major Areas
-The Black Mountain
-Ko’Meed
-School of the Deathcrier
-School of the Bear
-School of Iriward

Factions
-Clan Gottheim lead by Madman Tark in Sandvik
-Clan Ruhguhn lead by Giantslayer Lugos in Berenike
-Clan Paletongue lead by King Eygon in Midgard
-Clan Gaiseric lead by Dragonsbane Edmun in Frisia

Leadership
-High King Eygon rules, deciding major factors such as trade agreements and war plans.
-Each clan is individually ruled by an Elder, this causes in-fighting and civil wars.
-Elders are decided every 10 years, in tests of strength and leadership.

History
-Believed to have been created when Durin fell to Starsong.
-Durin’s Eye became Midgard, his Heart to be Berenike, his Sword to be Sandvik and his Fist to be Frisia.
-Glorfindel was the first High King, leading the once savage tribes into peace and prosperity.
- The Battle of Berenike took place on the Somath of the year 4388 and lasted a week, from the 2nd Morphis to the 2nd Suredas. It ended with the death of Sheraptus, but also the death of Tauv’lan Worgen, who is buried underneath a great tree with the following words;

“Here lies an Elf with the soul of a Warborn, who died defending a land that wasn’t his. May our gods be friends, for our heavens are shared forever.”

Facts
-The Hellmouth is located in the Black Mountain of Berenike, where Durin’s Heart rests.
-Ko’Meed is the capital of Arl’Skellig in Midgard, where each High-King rules.
-Undvik is a small island off the coast of Berenike, recently overrun by trolls, it holds the School of Iriward, where blacksmiths go to become masters of the trade.
-School of the Bear is a Midgard Adventurer and Witcher school.
-School of the Deathcrier is a Bard school, teaching the ancient acts of Warborn music.
-Berenike is home to a group of giants and goliaths called the Vardlings, very violent but open to peace and trade.

Arl'Skellig

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