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  • Old Korvosa

    [[File:501474 | class=media-item-align-center | 1000px | OldKorvosa.jpg]] Old Korvosa is the oldest part of [[Korvosa]]. It covers all of [[Endrin Isle]], which rises from sea level in the estuary mouth of the [[Jeggare River]] to a 200-foot-high …

  • Reefclaw Run Market

    Fresh seafood remains the order of the day at this market, as it has for almost three centuries. Everything from Alikan oysters (their pink pearls since removed) to jigsaw sharks shows up here over the course of a week. Additionally, many fishing boat …

  • Sticky Mermaid

    A fixture of [[Old Dock]] for more than two centuries, the Sticky Mermaid has seen more than its share of bar fights and death. This unwholesome tavern serves an unruly clientele made all the rougher by [[fishjack]], a particularly potent spirit served …

  • Jeggare's Jug

    One of the many small pubs that fill [[Old Dock]] and the first drinking establishment built in [[Korvosa]], Jeggy’s Jug (as it’s frequently called) survived the [[Great Fire]] relatively unscathed. In the aftermath of that terrible event, the pub served …

  • Copper-Beater Hall

    Copper bars from [[Janderhoff]] and [[Baslwief]] get dropped off in one of the large indoor bins of this wide building. Inside, dozens of ear-plugged smiths spend their days at wide anvils beating the copper bars into sheets, rods, plates, and other …

  • Eel's End

    Eel’s End is a clot of ships at the eastern end of the [[Narrows]] on [[Old Korvosa]], a tangle of five ships permanently moored to one of the longer piers there. With only a 20-foot gap between these ships and the wall to the south, Eel’s End effectively …

  • Devargo Barvasi

    [[File:517992 | class=media-item-align-right | 300px | Devargo.png]] Devargo Barvasi, also known as the King of Spiders, is a crime lord who runs a gambling/brothel/drug den known as [[Eel's End]] in [[Korvosa]]'s [[Old Korvosa]] district. On Field …

  • Temple of Aroden

    Old and crumbling, the temple of [[Aroden]] has lost almost all of its former splendor. A pitiful trio of clerics attempts to maintain the building as best they can, holding services every Sunday for a constantly shrinking number of curious observers and …

  • The Travelling Man

    This small tavern’s main claim to fame is its proximity to one of the otyugh plugs used by the city to feed its otyugh allies. People flock to the Travelling Man every [[Absalom Reckoning|Oathday]], when a small contingent of [[Korvosan Guard]]s winch …

  • 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 …

  • Orisini Academy

    This famed sword school stands in the heart of the city’s ancient center. Its grand archway and balcony shade a pair of wide and ornate oak doors, the knockers carved in the shape of an [[imp]] and [[pseudodragon]] locked in mortal combat. The sound of …

  • Vencarlo Orisini

    [[File:517990 | class=media-item-align-right | 300px | vencarlo_orisini_02-p.jpg]] Vencarlo Orisini is a noted swordmaster and owner of the [[Orisini Academy]] in the [[Korvosa]]n neighborhood of [[Old Korvosa]]. [[:miikas-twitch-skiviks | Twitch]], …

  • Pilts Swastel

    !(media-item-align-right){width:250px}http://vignette1.wikia.nocookie.net/bswupathfinder/images/1/1e/Pilts_Swastel.png/revision/latest?cb=20120826172142! Pilts owns and runs [[Old Korvosa]]'s [[Exemplary Execrables]], a playhouse that caters to those …

  • Salvator Scream

    Salvator Scream is a notorious artist whose gruesome and often scandalous art was held in relatively high esteem by several of [[Korvosa]]'s nobles. Certainly, his popularity could not be denied among the lower classes, who were most familiar with his …

  • Old Dock

    If not for the festering poverty and unwholesome growth that is [[Bridgefront]], Old Dock would be considered the city's most run-down and least-desirable ward. In many ways, though, it actually does bear those dubious distinctions. Whereas the people of …

  • Emperor of Old Korvosa

    In the power vacuum in [[Old Dock]] after the quarantine of [[Old Korvosa]], the Emperor of Old Korvosa rose to power and rules the ward with his band of thugs. Little is known about the Emperor and all of it is based on rumors spread in the streets of …

  • Exemplary Execrables

    The Exemplary Execrables in [[Korvosa]]'s ward of [[Old Dock]] burned down during the quarantine of the district. Before that devastating event, the place was a local oddity: Refurnished with gaudy gold-colored paint and massive glass "gems", this …

  • 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 …