The Colour of Night
Glossary of Terms
Aberhaven Encampment: Set up during the attacks during the Aberhaven Masquerade as a rallying point. Now, currently converted to a temporary hospital
Abyss: This world’s version of the underworld
Akrosh: A strong tasting nourishing Savaan brew.
Bandits: Armed thieves usually traveling in bands who prey on travelers. Very common on the highways toward Aberhaven
Hall of Scales, Aberhaven: Court of Justice and temple of The Watcher.
Imp: Mischievous creatures of the Abyss. Attack in swarms and are easily provoked.
Khorskan Whiskey: A common drink in Korskoya. Known for it’s potency and fiery taste.
Piquet Books: Bookshop in Aberhaven. Proprietor: Piquet
Pinebark Forest: Deep forest in Aberhaven. Near Aberhaven City.
Red Nightmare: Mysterious blood red-clothed individuals who attacked and caused grievous harm on the citizens of Aberhaven. Dubbed the Red Nightmare by the Aberhaven populace.
Shard of Iris: A small & mysterious gem of power. It is uncertain how many there are in the world. 3 were originally housed in the Vault of Aberhaven. 2 is lost. 1 was saved by Emeric and in Hastor’s possession.
The Abbey of Red Haven: A Abbey to which the three Shard of Iris from the Vault of Aberhaven were to be transported to.
The Codex: A sacred tome cataloging the locations of the Shards of Iris
The City Guard: City guardsmen of Aberhaven. A branch of the Aberhaven military.
The Council: Current rulers/decision-makers of Aberhaven
The Guardians: Individuals who protect the Seers and guard the Shards of Iris.
The Seers: Individuals who can identify and summon/harness the power contained with the Shards of Iris.
The Sleeping Mermaid: Tavern & Whorehouse in Aberhaven
Voraelin Estate: 10 miles from Aberhaven City. An armed estate which produces the famous Voraelin Wine. Also home to the Guardians of Iris.
Voraelin Wine: A popular Aberhaven red wine from the vineyards of Voraelin
Wolf: A predatory canine animal that usually hunts in packs. Can be found in the Pinebark forest. Its pelt is particularly valuable, especially those of the albino breed.