Realm Of Light
History of the Realm
500 BD (Before Dark)
Celestial King Apolin ruled fair over the Realm of Light. During his rule he united all clans of men and all races in the land.
Esteron created to commune with gods and train heroes of good.
Dread marsh discovered and the first of the undead attack.
The defenders of good learn to invoke the god of lights powers
Lockmarsh outpost created to scout and protect against the threats of the dread marsh.
455 – 8 BD
A time of peace where little fight occurred the defenders keep the evil at bay and catalogue much about the enemy.
Deep skirmishes into the dread marsh start around 30BD.
Crypt of Mal’rek discovered. Magic users throughout the Land make pilgrimage to attempt breaking the seal and learn the secrets.
1 D (Dark)
The powerful Wizard Lousious opens the seal on the crypt and unknowingly releases Mal’rek the demon god. Mal’rek then possesses Lousious.
1 – 20 D
All atempts to scout the dread marsh fail.
Large armies of undead attack Lockmarsh
Forced enlistment of the young begins in Esteron to train powerful warriors
Fall of Lockmarsh from an attack led by Lousious thousands die in the battle.
20 – 136 D
Darkness consumes the land, those who are not killed give their allegance to the forces of evil. Only Esteron Sildon and some coastal towns remain fighting.
Apollin was defeated in battle defending Esteron from Lousious.
Lousious was destroyed in the battle but Mal’rek was only weakened. He retreated to Orirmor Mountains in the Savage Lands.
The Order of Lumni if formed by one of Apollins sons Bastion. He shares the celestial bloodline with mortals to better their chance of survival.
137 – 153 D
Defenders of good with the powers of the Lumni recapture land all the way to Lockmarsh.
153 – 208 D
Countless attacks on Mal’rek fail.
Most of the darkness and corruption is purged from the land.
The ranks of Pure Lumni begin to dwindle
Montgumary Luminess and his army fight Mal’rek and banish him at Orirmor.
1 – 190 AD (After Dark)
Montgumary is crowned King and rules the land well. Rebuilding the great city of Haven as Newhaven to mark the glory that can be achieved by the light.
Montgumary dies at the age 254 as the last of the pure Lumni.
190 – 355 AD
Kings rise and fall, the unity between races is tested multiple times almost starting wars.
230 AD masses of elves move to Sildon.
238 AD The dwarfs build Vertioby the underground kingdom.
Castle Norfield is liberated from an agent of evil and the town renamed Yesvill
Yessvill becomes an economic superpower with the discovery of orcidum ore and establishes trade with the elves.
Order of Light founded and grows in strength and influence.
368 – 378 AD
Wall of bones appares at the Tammar borders. Major battles start at the wall
in 377 the uniting of the elves, dwarfs and man lead to the creation of the tower, a weapon designed to destroy any forces approaching from the wall.
The Liches Vols Mktar, Kartos Vek and Vamal were destroyed by powerful heroes
The wall of bones is destroyed
Door of Eaons opened and the heros fight Mal’rek.
Order of Light Prophesied coming of Trolich.
Order of Light Outlawed in Yesvill
Tamarr Immigrant Massacre
treaty signing between Artimus and King Talrith. Yesvill renamed Talrith in the Kings honor
first signs of the prophesy
War declared on Esteron