Tag: New Phlan

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  • Proclamations

    These messages are posted outside the Clerk's office and on a large board outside the [[The Hall of the Council | Hall of the Council]]. They relay information about concerns and commissions pertaining to matters deemed important by the [[Council of Five …

  • Hall of Delights

    Devoted to the goddess of lust, the Hall of Delights is one of the three religious establishments in [[New Phlan | New Phlan]]...although it has little in common with the other two other than the offer of healing services. The Hall of Delights is a …

  • The Waiting

    Devoted to Tyr, The Waiting is the largest temple in [[New Phlan | New Phlan]]. In addition to the standard array of healing services one would expect from a temple, The Waiting also serves as New Phlan's court, dispensing [[Justice in New Phlan | …

  • The Bitter Blade

    *Overview* The Bitter Blade is located near the docks in [[New Phlan | New Phlan]]. It seems a well-run and respectable establishment, frequented in particular by sailors and recent arrivals. *Accommodations* The Blade is fairly large, with …

  • The Cracked Crown

    *Overview* The Cracked Crown is easily the most upscale public establishment in [[New Phlan | New Phlan]]. Unsurprisingly it is popular with the more prosperous residents; most members of the Council can be found there at least once a week. Any …

  • Iain's Sundries

    *Overview* As the name would imply, a bit of everything can be found at Iain's Sundries. Most types of general purpose equipment and tools can be found here. Iain does not sell items that are mainly used for criminal ends.

  • Matteo the Weaponsmith

    *Overview* Matteo Coldiron was the master smith for the invasion force, recently licensed by the Council to do business with the public. He is extremely skilled and quite thorough. Given the demand for his services, however, he never has more than a …

  • Georg Vitkov

    *Overview* Georg sells weapons and leather-based armour from a modest shop near the [[House of the Sword | House of the Sword]]. He is a better leatherworker than he is a smith, but tends to have more readily available inventory than his rival [[ …

  • Pokorny the Farrier

    *Overview* Pokorny is [[New Phlan | New Phlan's]] farrier and stabler. He has little in the way of inventory, as he gets little in the way of business.

  • The Hall of the Council

    *Overview* This is where the [[Council of Five | Council of Five]] meet to run the city's affairs. Surprise! Of course, Council meetings are not all that happens here. The [[:clerk | City Clerk]] conducts her business in the building, assigning …

  • House of the Sword

    This shrine to Tempus is the smallest temple in [[New Phlan | New Phlan]], but has the largest following. In addition to healing services, the House of the Sword offers martial training for those deemed worthy. This takes place in a small arena …

  • The Stockade

    "The Stockade" was originally just a descriptive term for the improvised fortifications erected when the invasion bogged down. [[New Phlan | New Phlan]] is now protected by a far more sophisticated array of defences, composed of a stout stone wall with …

  • City Guard Barracks

    The bulk of the [[The City Guard | City Guard]] is housed in a fortified barracks and armoury in the center of [[New Phlan | New Phlan]], across High Street from the [[The Hall of the Council | Hall of the Council]]. Prisoners are sometimes held in cells …

  • Justice in New Phlan

    Anyone detained by the City Guard is held in cells beneath [[City Guard Barracks | their barracks]]. Trial will take place within no more than five days, usually with [[:braccio | Abbot Braccio]] presiding and other Tyrran clerics serving as advocates for …

  • The City Guard

    *Overview* The City Guard of [[New Phlan | New Phlan]] is composed of both elements of the mercenary companies hired to retake the city and additional militia who have signed on since the beachhead evolved into a settlement and then a city. The new …

  • Phlanian Marks

    The city of [[New Phlan | New Phlan]] is noteworthy in its attachment to the use of electrum as its coinage base; by law, all merchants in Phlan must conduct business in Phlanian Marks (they can _accept_ other currency). The Council of Five adopted …

  • Council of Five

    [[New Phlan | New Phlan's]] governing council currently has five members. Each represents a constituency of interest; these are the Sembian banking interests that funded the expedition, the [[The City Guard | City Guard]], the religious community, the …

  • Merchant Houses of Phlan

    Four great houses dominated trade in Phlan before it fell: Bivant, Cadorna, Daoran, and Jannarsk. They were better able than the masses to survive the city's fall, using their trade connections to re-establish themselves in new lands.

  • House Cadorna

    Before the fall of Phlan, House Cadorna held a virtual monopoly on textile production in the city. Cadorna linen was prized as far away as Calimshan. House Cadorna was better positioned than its rivals to weather the fall of Phlan, having established a …

  • House Daoran

    House Daoran held massive apple orchards along the east bank of [[Stojanow River | The Stojanow]]. After the Famine of the Red Plants decimated three years of harvests, the House shifted their efforts to the production of cider. They were just …

  • House Bivant

    Unlike its counterparts, House Bivant specialised in moving goods rather than producing them. The House's caravan network stretched to Glister and Melvaunt in the east; in the west, its operations ran as far as Baldur's Gate, and it was there that the …

  • House Jannarsk

    House Jannarsk were the most recent of the great [[Merchant Houses of Phlan | Merchant Houses of Phlan]] to arise, being grudgingly accepted as equals by their counterparts only a couple decades before the city's recent troubles began. The fallback …

  • Kyntara Marliir

    Kyntara is a ravishingly beautiful woman. Every bit the Sunite Paladin, she primps even in the heat of battle and spares herself no luxury afterwards. She is currently assigned to the [[Hall of Delights | Hall of Delights]] as the representative of …

  • Stedd Greycastle

    Greycastle is a Cormyrian with over a decade's experience leading mercenaries. He represents the [[The City Guard | City Guard]] on the [[Council of Five | Council of Five]].

  • Orel Kulenov

    Kulenov is the Mayor of [[New Phlan | New Phlan]], and as such chairs the [[Council of Five | Council of Five]]. He represents the Sembian moneylending interests that financed the expedition.

  • Cobrin Iain

    [[Iain's Sundries | Iain's Sundries]] was the first shop to open in [[New Phlan | New Phlan]]. Iain represents the proprietors of taverns and shops on the [[Council of Five | Council of Five]].

  • Iskra Daoran

    The last surviving member of her House, Lady Daoran represents the old merchant families of Phlan on the [[Council of Five | Council of Five]]. She is the junior member by far, and is more indulged than respected by her colleagues.

  • Rolf Brightblade

    Rolf was one of the first adventurers to heed [[New Phlan | New Phlan's]] call for aid, but he took an arrow in the knee while scouting near Kuto's Well. Out of gratitude for his services and in recognition of his cheerful disposition, the [[Council of …

  • Norlamin Jannarsk

    Jannarsk commanded the scouts in the invasion of Phlan. With the [[Council of Five | Council's]] shift in tactics, he has formed an adventuring company with other scions of the [[Merchant Houses of Phlan | Great Houses]].

  • Itheria Bivant

    The elder of the Bivant twins, Itheria had far less patience for study than did [[:jadoch | her brother]], instead pursuing the combat arts with a single-minded devotion. As the rest of [[House Bivant | House Bivant]] is in far away Baldur's Gate, Itheria …

  • Jadoch Bivant

    Born seven minutes after [[:itheria | his twin sister]], Jadoch has taken the lead between them ever since. He is an acolyte of Siamorphe, planning to instill the virtues of aristocratic rule upon the population of Phaln once the reclamation of the city …

  • Porphyris Cadorna

    Cadorna is the sole scion of [[House Cadorna | House Cadorna]]. He showed considerable magical talent from a young age, but has only recently begun applying it to combative purposes. He gleefully accepted the offer of [[:itheria | Itheria Bivant's]] hand, …