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  • Keepers of the Veil

    The Keepers of the Veil are an order of holy knights with a history dedicated to the destruction of undead, specifically free-willed spirits that should have remained on their own side of the great veil of death. The order is almost eight hundred years …

  • Balacazar

    Probably the most powerful crime family in the city, the Balacazars are certainly the oldest. Menon Balacazar is the aging head of the organization, with his son, Malkeen, serving as his second in command. Other siblings include at least two daughters. …

  • Brotherhood of Redemption

    Few groups spark debate like the Brotherhood of Redemption. An order of religious individuals (ranging across the divine class spectrum) who believe that no evil is irredeemable. The Brotherhood of Redemption sees killing evil beings as a terrible waste. …

  • Dreaming Apothecary

    The Dreaming Apothecary may be more legend than fact. Those in the know claim that a secretive group of spellcasters crafts magic items for people, making transactions with them magically in their dreams. Darker rumors accuse these powerful mages of …

  • The Guilds

    Ptolus has many guilds, a whole district devoted to them, in fact. Some groups, even though they are organizations of people with similar professions, are not considered guilds because their membership is so exclusive, because the group operates in a …

  • Brides of Magic

    The Brides of Magic is a very small, elite organization of female sorcerers. To join, a member must give up her normal life and devote …

  • Organizations

    Ptolus teems with various factions that all have their own agendas and secret goals. In brief, these include (but are not limited to) the following groups.

  • Circle of Green

    More than seventeen hundred years ago, long before there were even dreams of empires from the east, a powerful conclave of druids held sway over all that lived within the wilderness of Palastan and beyond. These druids were called the Circle of Green, and …

  • Fallen

    The Fallen are a rumored cult worshiping and sometimes summoning demons also known as the “young demons”. They're either incredibly well hidden or part rumor, more often than not someone is labeled as a member of the fallen because they're disliked or of …

  • Fate Weavers

    At one point in time the Fate Weavers where a group of diviners focused on prediction of the future, oracles and wizards for the most part but some psychics as well, now they are the for most reporters of news and information brokers within the city. They …

  • Forsaken

    Blurring the line between cult and terrorist the Forsaken are a loose bad of cultist infamous within the city for attacks and vandalism. The core belief of this cult is that this world has ended, ended some time ago in fact and that we are living in the …

  • Healers of the Sacred Heat

    The Healers of the Sacred Heat maintain their eternal holy flame in a building that looks like a two-story keep within the [[Temple District]]. They believe in the divine healing power of fire, although their faith does not involve worship, per se, nor do …

  • Inverted Pyramid

    The Inverted Pyramid is a mysterious and ancient guild of arcanists (arcane casters) that many within the city consider to be a myth. Their membership roll remains shrouded in mystery, but it most likely includes the most powerful mages in Ptolus and …

  • Killraven

    The Killraven Crime League is a new and has a loose structure. As little as three years ago Killraven was an unknown name, today however almost all of the once unaffiliated under bosses (those not answering to [[Balacazar]] or [[Longfingers Guild]]) now …

  • Longfingers Guild

    The Longfingers Guild is the "official" guild for thieves and pickpockets within the city. This guild has enjoyed a long tradition in the city, but many say its day has passed in light of the growing power of other, broader criminal organizations like [[ …

  • Pale Dogs

    A gang of young thieves based in the Warrens, the Pale Dogs paint their fingernails black and often wear double rings. They follow a mysterious figure named Jirraith and may have connections to the [[Balacazar]] or [[The Vai]].

  • Shuul

    The Shuul are an underground group that formed sometime after [[The Frost]]. With very little public presence or infrastructure, most know them by name and reputation but few have any direct knowledge of their organization or its operations and those that …

  • Sorn

    The Sorn are a minor organization within Ptolus but one that cast a large shadow as they are a band of spellcasting assassins for hire. Little solid is known about the Sorn but rumors say this quasi-legal spellcaster organization maintains a close …

  • Sisterhood of Silence

    Founded in Ptolus more than two hundred years ago, an all-female order calling itself the Sisterhood of Silence established itself as a major force for law and defense. While the order has since spread to other cities, the Priory of Introspection in …

  • The Vai

    The Vai is a an assassins' guild in Ptolus. A contract with them is said to be outrageously expensive and their targets tend to be the famous and infamous within the city. Wearing masks anytime they're acting in their role ass killers they've hidden the …

  • Viridian Lords

    Once powerful, twisted rangers who haunt the wilderness, the men and woman calling themselves Viridian Lords now are nobles and elites in the equivalent of a hunting club. These rangers of old had learned a way to fuse themselves with plants to grant …

  • Order of the Dawn

    Originally formed to be the Holy Emperor’s royal guard, the Order of the Dawn has grown to become the martial arm of the Church, serving congregations throughout the Empire and protecting the faithful from all manner of darkness and danger. The core …

  • Order of Dayra

    The Order of Dayra, sometimes called the Sisterhood of Dayra, is an all-female order dedicated to tending the sick, clothing the poor, and …

  • The Fallen

    The Fallen are a rumored cult worshiping and sometimes summoning demons also known as the “young demons”. They’re either incredibly well hidden or part rumor, more often than not someone is labeled as a member of the fallen because they’re disliked or of …

  • The Forsaken

    Blurring the line between cult and terrorist the Forsaken are a loose bad of cultist infamous within the city for attacks and vandalism. The core belief of this cult is that this world has ended, ended some time ago in fact and that we are living in the …