Although there are cultures in this world on the edge of discovery and innovation, most still see the universe as something created by God-like beings. This section explores some real-world religions and those that feature in the book.
Inspired by Arabic/Chinese history and culture, Shara Dauv lies in the East and, despite its distance from the mainland kingdoms, plays a significant role in how the story plays out.
- A holy city where magick users have their own castes and hierarchy.
- The commons worship magick users.
- A necropolis stands in the centre of Shara Dauv where mages use elemental magic to preserve the dead.
A list of potential careers held by characters in this world. It’s important to remember that not everyone is a brave warrior or master of the arcane arts.
What’s a high fantasy novel if it doesn’t have an ancient and seemingly benevolent race of Elves?
Like Dwarfs and Orcs, they’ve become a quintessential fantasy race and with good reason.