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Portfolio Entries from Centinuus

  1. The Houses of Binn and Tulon

    The transient realm of Western Rivea has long been a region fawned over for its immeasurable capability to amass wealth and to use the incredible influence that accompanied it to make sure it's ideas were heard in whatever nation should occupy its borders. Founded originally far back in the Dark Age of Aphal by Antramarian naval colonists in the Hastorian Sea, the city that would later grow into the economic powerhouse of Waven was supposedly or little consequence for many of its early...
  2. Commander (Headmaster) Halistus Chravemos

    Halistus was born in Imro in the 14th Age, he had been a boy during Alphims rule but was one of the most ardent defenders of king Verrim, even replacing Ethaine as Knight Commander upon his death and protecting queen Eraine during her regency from inserection with tenacity. Upon the birth of Prince Aerrim, he saw to personally raise the boy in the image of his father so that he may be remembered as a good king, but quickly he saw much of the heritage of the Calistar line emerge in the boy....
  3. The Aphalia-Aestia War Part 1

    The transition out of the Boundlord system after nearly 2 Ages was bound to inevitably be a trying time for the many nations of Aph. Marred by confusion, corruption, and division it was kept relatively stable through the unifying despisal of the Wraiths. However as that embers of that shared hatred began to die down, new and old animosities were set ablaze and would soon make hungry the peoples of Aph to right the injustices they had seen perpetrated both during the boundlord rule, and...
  4. The Aphalia-Aestia War Part 2

    Success had been made across the SouthShattered Sea however, the Halasphorans had made landfall on Dacacia and after a short siege had managed to secure the surrender of the city, capitulating and agreeing to rejoin the Halasphoran Empire willingly. This was good and bad news for the Aphalians, they had neutralized the potential threat of the Dacacians, but Halasphora was now effectively out of the war, and unbenounced to them Havis had ferried the men he believed more loyal to Aestia than...
  5. Tales of Aphal: Rise and Fall of Men

    After life had been made from nothing, Allunas and the spirits watched there creations from the sky. Beasts, powerful and dominant ruled the open plains of the mainland for the first many years, and it was not until men came that resistance grew. the first man, Centinuus was a brilliant mind and leader even in his new primitive state of fresh creation. he taught the first group of humans about all manner of things, although always mankind was restricted to the caves and outer areas of Aphal....
  6. Tales of Aphal: The Beginning of All

    In the dark eons before anything, any trace of life, consciousness, or notions of existence, there was the Void. not so much a thing as a total lack of all things, it is pure space. Void is all that occupied everything for a uncountable ages, until the unknowable and mysterious force known as time willed that life begin. the void in its endless tides one day caused 2 great masses to form out of nothing. 2 great masses of collected dust and particles known as the GreatRocks. these 2 great...
  7. Goroslov "The Sackbag" Mactova, and the burning of Antramar in the 13th Age

    Goroslov Mactova, posthumously known as Goroslov “The Sackbag” is the most infamous combatant to ever emerge from the already infamous pit fighting leauges of Aphal. Pit fighting has a long tradition on the continent, supposedly stemming from the Ryavi region in the north, and spreading throughout much of northern Aphal and Gimsonia by the time of the Antramarian empires peak. Goroslov was supposedly born in the city Dnedi in the free realm of Archov, he was a street urchin who subsisted...
  8. Tales of Aphal: Ascension to Empire

    The Unitine Empire, truly the shining jewel of Aphal. Founded by midlon, son of Centinuus in the second age of men, it stands as the largest organized military and collection of settlements for the last 700 years. The events that occurred during the first age culminating in the catastrophic earth wipe had left the races of men divided and without the aid of the mighty grand spirits or of Allunas himself who had seeped into the cracks of the world. The mysterious age that evades the...
  9. The Covent Creature, Tyrant of the Gailish Barrows

    The Covent Creature that once stalked the Gailish Barrows of northern Gailen went by many names during its undisputed primacy over the misty and boggy region, The Great Black wolf, Yogriffs vengeance, Firinus, but in reality it had not one name, but many. For the Covent Creature was born from the collective malice of a group of exiled Druidic healers from Pririo, an ancient order that had been keeping the populace in good health, driven away by the encroaching influence of the Antramarians,...
  10. Tales of Aphal: The Great Division

    The dawning of the Third age left a resonating peace and feeling of purpose within the overarching machine that was the Unitine Empire. The coming years however, and Midlons waning health would lead to a quick lax of the Legions of Imperial soldiers, leading to several conflicts arriving during the age. During the beginning of the Age, a small independent fisherman living in the coastal city of Humbart departed on a routine fishing expedition, he veered far off coarse however landing far...
  11. Tales of Aphal: The Second Candexes War

    The Tragic and Bloody conflict known as the Second Candexes War, the War that broke Unitine finally after its 600 year reign, and the Last war of True Men began the day the 5th Emperor in the Arcwind Dynast died, Barun's rule during the last war of wyverns was pitiful at best, and the public held little grief for his passing, as it was them who had won the war, not him. But as he had born no sons as of his death, only a short week after his death the second ever council of all lords was...
  12. Johan Scarrim, Eagle King of Astrarch

    Lord General Johan Scarrim, the Eagleking, the red haired Dragon of Wyrmport, a man who will forever live on in history for thrusting both himself and his homeland of Astrarch out of obscurity and into the competition of great powers from the 17th to 19th Age's. Johan was a product of a long standing edict that had been initiated more than 250 years before his birth, for after the Last War of the Wyverns, the lands of what remained of the Antramarian empire and their allies had begun to face...
  13. Tales of Aphal: Kings of Gimson

    Alphim Calinstar was the younger brother of Davin Calinstar, the winner of the great war of Candexes and the rightful king of Gimson, as well as the owner of castle Noroche and watcher of the town of Olde Smana. when the time came and Davin died out of grief of the loss of his last son, a new counsel of possible successors was called with Alphim being invited as a blood relative. word had reached that Davins neglected and ill acknowledged bastard son Wilvam had rallied the most pollitical...
  14. Tales of Aphal: Tale of Anok Draggod

    upon a cold winter night in the far western lands, brushed against the looming nameless mountains of the midwest stonestaln chain, a farmhouse sat, in that farmhouse sat a young boy and his father. this boy was Anok, a young lad whos destiny would become intertwined with the fate of Aphal in many more ways than we would ever know... and it all begins on this cold winter night. the winds howled and the farmstead creaked, Anok was sent to bring in firewood to kindle a flame for his weary...
  15. The Amber Sea and the Cult of Rhami

    After the fall of the Akarian empire with the death of the God-King Akar, the legendary former slave turned king Mufias managed to seize much of Akar’s lands as his own backed by the people embittered by Akar’s cruelty, forming the Moofian dynasty which would dominate the south of Aeophora for more than a thousand years. However, aside from the fertile and lush lands of the south, Akar’s reach had been long and his devoted followers and acolytes still inhabited the fringe corners and...
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