Facing the Faceless
Duke Lexan rules the duchy of Westdale, one of the Inner Duchies of Thyatis. Northwestern region, rich farmland and some mining. Significant baronies: Riverhome, Eldmere. Major deities: Pelor, Erathis, Moradin. Once part of Altmere, the ancient dragonborn empire. A peaceful but modest realm, Westdale’s main claim to fame is its good relations with the dwarves of Novskaya and its high population of dragonborn, who are skilled metalsmiths and warriors in their own right. Stability: Stability: High- Westdale profits much from joining the Empire. Many of Westdale’s citizens join the Imperial Guard, and many a merchant swears by the routes of Westdale.
Duke Lexan has personally intervened on behalf of our band of intrepid heroes, to send them to the gladiatorial arenas rather than merely execute them by beheading. Why he decided to do this remains unclear…