Category Archives: City of Zangiers

Six Stories from the Desert

A caravan seeks guards to protect it on its journey to and across the Sunamyo. The caravan includes a large number of semi-skilled laborers who have been promised a better life serving the ”Masters of the Citadel” in Zangiers. Some … Continue reading

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The Order of the Serpent

The mysterious knights who rode with the Demon Queen’s host of cultists and madmen when they stormed the City of Zangiers call themselves the Order of the Serpent, although it is recognized by the more astute that this is nothing … Continue reading

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The Powers-That-Be in the City of Zangiers

The Demon Queen: An enigma, to be sure, but do not mistake her for a mere figurehead. She hides in her temple-palace, but the coils of her power reach throughout the city. The Order of the Serpent: These knights have … Continue reading

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The Sentinels of the Oued

When the Demon-Queen conquered the city of Zangiers her army brought with it a half-dozen monolithic statues of unknown origin. Each some thirty feet high and seeming to depict individual God-Kings in finely carved sandstone, these trophies of an expedition … Continue reading

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The Demon-Queen’s Guardians

One of the pairs of scimitars hung in the audience chamber are magic weapons. These are each possessed by a demonic spirit which can animate them, and they are bound to defend the Demon-Queen. When released and verbally ordered against … Continue reading

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A brief thought concerning a law of the City of Zangiers

Mirrors of any size are outlawed within the city. The exact reason for this decree is unknown, but rumor links it to the Demon-Queen’s supposed magical foresight. Current thought leans towards either the idea that reflections confuse her ability to … Continue reading

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