About the World

Here you can find a timeline and articles about The Union. From history, to laws, to terrain to the many magical species living within it. 

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Hot Water in The Union

Piping has existed since long before The Union, a human invention like most practical things. However, hot water is a bit more nuance. It's been around since Peter's reign, centuries ago. It appeared in the form of a potion. People say it was one of the first ever...

The Palace

Where most kingdoms have castles for military reasons. The palace is more of a hub. The kingdom was mostly self-sufficiently. It had no need for trading. But trading still helped. It offered more variety and higher happiness. But the first meetings that were held in...

Mage’s Onepiece

Mage’s are often recognized on the street for having a large wooden staff, but older mages who no longer use a staff can also at times be differentiated from humans due to their choice of clothes. Mage’s don’t have much of a culture, they are few and live very long...

May’s notes on «Dragons»

Dragons. Where to even start? Dragons are my current field of study. They joined the Union just five years ago and one of the king’s advisors recommended I be the one to annotate their use of magic within out society. I’ve been here for five years, and they are...

Public Schools

It was over three centuries ago that the monarchy decided education was the basis of society and set up the public-school system. Lots of people believed this was an impossible feat, at the time the Union was still starting out, which meant that the kingdom was no...

Slavery

Slavery is the word given to the ownership of any species self-conscious. This definition has been revised and rewritten more times than there have been monarchs. The very first known definition only considered humans, plenty of other species had something to say...

Public Health

After the enormous success of the public education system, the monarchy decided to expand on other previously private sectors. They already had public security as a number one priority, education was going well, and the next step was health care. It started not with...

Nubilum (Where the Clouds never Cease)

A city known better for it’s thugs than it’s charm. Nubilum has a micro-climate of clouds and rain. It’s surrounded by mountains so tall it is literally enveloped by shadows. Every few years the monarchy tries to get the city under control. Sending better teachers,...

Aerradra (Where Dragon’s Reign)

Aerradra. Home of dragons. It occupies the space of a large city, while being home to a mere few hundred dragons at it’s prime. This is due to the large size of it’s homes. When dragons reigned, they enjoyed their powers, they liked being able to enter their home no...