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  • Eodred Arabasti I

    King Eodred Arabasti I was the first king of the newly independent [[Varisia|Varisian]] city of [[Korvosa]]. He was chosen for this role due to his extreme popularity, and was elected by consent of the city's noble houses. He died in 4657 AR.

  • Queen Domina

    Queen Domina of Korvosa (ruled 4667 AR – 4686 AR) was a monarch of the [[Varisia|Varisian]] city-state of [[Korvosa]], and best known for bringing the [[Hellknight]] Order of the Nail to [[Varisia]] in 4682 AR. Queen Domina's reign began in 4667 AR …

  • House Endrin

    House Endrin, founded in honor of the founder of the [[Sable Company]], is a noble house of [[Korvosa]]. h3. History The emperor of [[Cheliax]], in recognition of the great accomplishments of [[Waydon Endrin]], granted the family a noble title in …

  • House Jeggare

    House Jeggare is an ancient noble house found across the entire extent of [[Avistan]], although centered in [[Cheliax]]. Extremely wealthy, it joined [[House Thrune]] and other allies in building the [[Qatada Nessudiddia]] in [[Westcrown]] between 4639 AR …

  • Montlarion Jeggare

    Montlarion Jeggare (4331 AR–4417 AR) considered himself a gentleman explorer. He was never seen without his monocle firmly in place. Despite the fact that his support was primarily financial and moral, Jeggare's contingent of marines, trappers, and scouts …

  • Glorio Arkona

    The current lord of [[House Arkona]], Glorio Arkona, attempts at every opportunity to lift up the poor and provide them with enough sustenance to survive. To that end, he has leveled several buildings the family owns, including a tavern and a brothel, to …

  • Dock Family

    Those noble families that lived in [[Korvosa]] prior to the [[Cousins' War]] (and who remained within the city after its conclusion) became the Dock Families. As the settlement teetered on the edge of bankruptcy, it leased the maintenance of its docks to …

  • Great House

    More than just a title every house strives for, the five Great Houses serve important roles within the city. Before the schism in [[Cheliax]] and the rise of the Arabastis, every lord magistrate had to be elected from one of the Great Houses as described …

  • House Zenderholm

    [[File:491344 | class=media-item-align-right | 150px| 375px-House_Zenderholm.jpg]] House Zenderholm is the first noble house of [[Korvosa]] not of [[Dock Family]] stock, instead rising to power as [[Cheliax|Chelish]] immigrants through loyalty and …

  • House Arkona

    House Arkona is one of the most powerful noble families in the former [[Cheliax|Chelish]] colony of [[Korvosa]]. Unlike most other families of that town, members of the Arkona family live only in [[Varisia]]. Although an old family that predates even …

  • Amin Jalento

    [[File:498859 | class=media-item-align-right | 200px | Untitled.png]] During the riots following [[King Eodred II]]'s death, Amin Jalento, a young [[Korvosa]]n noble, ran into a group of drunk thugs on his way back to the [[Heights]]. He was pushed …

  • House Carowyn

    The Carowyns have always relished the limelight. Regardless of the circumstance—contributing thousands of gold pieces to the upcoming season at the [[Kendall Amphitheater]], reserving box seats at the [[Marbledome]], or hosting galas at their [[South …

  • Olauren Carowyn

    Olauren Carowyn was the last Lady [[House Carowyn|Carowyn]] and married to Lord [[Ausio Carowyn]]. The pair was known for their extravagant parties and their passion for rumors and gossip about [[Korvosa]]'s upper crust. When they threw a party in …

  • Arkona Palace

    Palace Arkona is perched at the highest point atop [[Endrin Isle]] in [[Old Korvosa]]. The palace is home to the family alone; servants and guards dwell nearby in one of two outbuildings. The grounds are generally open, decorated here and there with tiny …