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  • Vankest River

    The river that flows from [[Sanderlest Mountains | the Sanderlest Mountains]] of [[Fla]], down through [[Kalb]] and [[Mann]] Provinces, and finally emptying into the sea. Carries most of the iron ore that [[Korpesh]] produces, and is heavily patroled by …

  • Sanderlest Mountains

    The massive mountain range that serves to seperate [[Fla]] from the rest of [[Korpesh]]. Before the extensive (and expensive) construction of the [[Vankest Ladder]] it was almost impassable, and still serves keep [[Fla]] isolated. Windswept and harshly …

  • Vankest Ladder

    A nearly centuries-long construction project funded almost entirely by [[The Ironmonger's Guild | The Ironmonger's Guild]] and designed and built by Priests of [[Bemel | Bemel]], the Vankest Ladder is a series of cunningly designed water locks which trap …

  • Avanei River

    Serves as [[Korpesh | Korpesh's]] main trade lifeline, the massive Avanei flows from the towering [[Kathok Mountains]] that serve as Korpesh's western boarder all the way to where is meets the sea in the east, bisecting the entire country. It's …

  • Sarlosin Swamp

    Situated in the Duchy of [[Kalb]], the Sarlosin Swamp sits where the [[Avanei River]] meets the ocean. Often referred to as simply 'the swamp' due to its size (and importance), Sarlosin Swamp produces both peat, which is shipped upriver to warm the homes …

  • Deston Hills

    Harsh, bleak, and cold, the Deston Hills are some of the most challenging landscape in all of Seken. While once rich in ores of both precious and ferrous metals and large deposits of marble, centuries of mining have stripped the land of nearly all of its …

  • Halak River

    Swift to the point of impassable during the summer thaw and frozen the rest of the year round, the Halak River originates in the northern reaches of the [[Deston Hills | Deston Hills]] and flows south until it reaches the sea. The only large, open source …

  • Cliffs of Fol

    These high cliffs rise from the turbulant sea to a height of nearly 2000 feet at their center, and an average of around 1000 feet. The land above the cliffs is almost entirely abandoned, with no major settlements having existed there since Cathor Castle …

  • Vittish Island

    Situated squarely in the middle of the bay in which the [[Vankest River | Vankest River]] empties into the sea, Vittish is a sparshly populated island of low lying hills covered in hearty Maltik bushes that grow tart but long-lasting bright red berries. …

  • Isle of Tears

    The Isle of Tears is a relatively large island, located several miles off of the [[Cliffs of Fol]] in the Province of [[Mann]]. Mann claims the island, and the Duke maintains a strong naval presence in the island's protected harbor, but there is little to …

  • Chu

    A small town clinging to life in the barely fertile crescent of land around the [[Isle of Tears | Isle of Tears']] harbor. Locals homes are constructed mostly of driftwood and built half into the rock slopes, but there are a few free standing stone …

  • Western Waste

    The Western Wastes are situated in the eastern portion of the Province of [[Westerlyn]], streatching from the [[Sanderlest Mountains | Sanderlest Mountains]] in the north, all the way to the [[Avanei River | Avanei River]] in the south. At first glance …

  • Kathok Mountains

    The Kathok Mountains, while not the highest range in Seken, are certaintly the largest. Bisecting the enire continent that [[Korpesh]] sits on. Running from the ?? ocean in the north, they form the western boarder of [[Korpesh]], encompasses the entire …

  • Maw of the Dragon

    The Maw of the Dragon is a wide, hilly valley through the otherwise almost impassable [[Kathok Mountains]] in the [[Westerlyn]] Province of [[Korpesh]]. Many of the savage tribes that live on the western slopes of the Kathoks try to use the pass to enter …

  • Ystian Peak

    The official name for the lone peak more often referred to as The Pillar by locals, it sits in the headwaters of the Jossig River in the southwest corner of [[Zeitgast]] Province. Legends about the peak and explinations for the name are difficult to come …

  • Lethe Forest

    While the size of this forrest, in terms of miles covered, does not come close to the other major forrests of [[Korpesh]], the [[Ramil Forest | Ramil]] and the [[Handou Forest | Handou]], it make up for this in sheer scale of the trees. Massive redwoods …

  • Ramil Forest

    The huge forest of pine and scrub oak that makes up most of the central portion of [[Carborn]] Provience. The wood is unsuitable for large scale building, but serves as a perfect home for countless animals and is widely regarded as some of the most …

  • Handou Forest

    The huge Handou Forrest grows in the shadow of the [[Kathok Mountains]], and provides the livelihood for the [[Westerlyn]] Province. Made up of mixed deciduous (mostly oak and maples) and pine forrest, it is filled with small villages and towns that brave …