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  • Overlook

    h2. Overview The city has had many names and many masters in its vast history. Today, it is known as Overlook by its inhabitants. Overlook is a city divided in half by a cliff hundreds of feet high. The higher half of the city is the demesne of the …

  • Red Council

    One of the two ruling councils of Overlook, the Red Council is shrouded in mystery. At any time there are six members of the council, but their identities are unknown. According to rumor, the six do not even know each others' identities. Each member …

  • White Council

    The White Council, one of the two ruling councils of Overlook, is made up of representatives of various city factions. Each faction is responsible for selecting their own councilman. Traditionally, a faction gets a seat on the council, and thus …

  • Wall

    The Wall is the massive sheer cliff that separates the [[City Above]] from the [[City Below]].

  • City Above

    The City Above is the half of [[Overlook]] on top of the cliff face. Most of the nobility lives here. [[:duke-miernan-croy | The Duke]] in particular lives on a small island in the middle of the great river, about half a mile from the falls. By law, …

  • City Below

    For the most part, the City Below is inhabited by the working classes of Overlook. Factories and workshops line the river. While the [[City Above]] has a reputation as the home of the upper class and nobility, in fact the richest people in Overlook live …

  • City in Stone

    In an age long past, before the land was sundered in two, the city now called Overlook was merely the surface dwellings of a great dwarven metropolis that extended deep into the earth. Today, most of the ancient tunnels are abandoned, sealed away, or lost …

  • Chrysanthemum Temple

    Unlike most of the temples and shrines of Overlook, Chrysanthemum Temple caters to no particular god. Rather than being the worldly vessels of their gods' will, the priests of Chrysanthemum Temple, who call themselves keepers, serve to facilitate the …

  • Corellian Dinar

    A scion of the House of Ley, one of the three great houses that once ruled Overlook. He is the youngest of the three sons of the Dinar family, and can expect little in the way of an inheritance. Corellian, in fact, prefers things this way, and seeks to …

  • Kresha

    The keepers of the [[Chrysanthemum Temple]] forsake their pasts to begin a new life. Rumor insists that before she joined the temple, Kresha was a reaver, the leader of a fierce tribe of orcs marauding the lowlands. As a priestess, however, Kresha is …

  • Dunkrim Bronzeforge

    Five years ago, Dunkrim Bronzeforge owned half of the largest tinworks in [[Overlook]]. He believes that he was cheated by his business partner, who was able to escape the contract with almost all of the liquid wealth in the company, leaving Bronzeforge …

  • Zelda

    Zelda has lead her tribe of gnolls for 23 years, through 5 migrations. Finally settling them down to a meager existence on the edge of lower Overlook. She is a diviner, a fortune teller by trade, and leader by nature.

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