The newest Realmgard story, The Valley of Appraisal is now available for purchase as both a Kindle ebook and a physical paperback book. Check it out here: Canadian Amazon https://www.amazon.ca/Valley-Appraisal-Tale-Realmgard-ebook/dp/B08C2DRCCK/ American Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Valley-Appraisal-Tale-Realmgard-ebook/dp/B08C2DRCCK/
Continuing with my series of posts detailing the map of Northern Realmgard, we go seaward to to the three island kingdoms just off the coast, collectively referred to as the Three Kingdoms of the Sea. Strictly speaking, the kingdoms of Carog, (the purple shield with the crow and swords), Middelmere (the red-and-white shield with the [...]
Following my last post, we find ourselves turning north, to get a closer look at those Free Cities located to the north of the cities of Porthaven and Goldharbour. As previously, established the former rivalry between Porthaven and Goldharbour has given way to an alliance. In response, the three northern Free Cities have established an [...]
Here, we see a detail of the map of the northeast of Realmgard, the stretch of coastline that is home to the Free Mercantile Cities of Goldharbour (represented by the yellow shield with the gryphons and laurels) and Porthaven (represented by the blue shield with the dolphin and coins). It should be noted, however, that [...]
Based on historical maps and atlases like the Piri Reis Map and the Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, here's a map of the most immediately story-relevant part of the continent of Realmgard (Realmgard is the continent, Terrace is the planet). So far, we've only been to Porthaven (represented by the blue flag with the dolphin and coins) [...]
Dunstana and Kat, the Sisters Darkstone. They're together at last in drawing form! Read all about them here.
As, established by the Encyclopedia Realmgardica, the University of Oxfjord is one of Realmgard's most famous and respected universities: Despite its fairly remote location in the north of Realmgard, the University of Oxfjord has long been regarded as one of the foremost places of learning on the continent. According to legend, the university [...]
Most pirates operating in Realmgard are governed by and operate within the established conventions of the Brotherhood of the Coasts (as laid out in the Lex Antiqua Piratica). Terms of service and contracts are negotiated between the kingdoms, city-states, and other polities of Realmgard and the Brotherhood on behalf of its members. This means, [...]
Been a slow last little while. On the plus side, The Sisters Darkstone ebook is free on Amazon until March 22: https://www.amazon.ca/Sisters-Darkstone-Three-Tales-Realmgard-ebook/dp/B082LNLY9V/ Also, editing continues on the next Realmgard story, which will hopefully be ready in a few weeks.
I'm right in the middle of my last week of the semester, so I have been and am still currently pretty busy. I've had very little time for Realmgarding. The good news is that should be changing soonish. The other good news is that I'm getting ready to edit and finalise my next story. In [...]