Return of the Long Night
Region Lore – Itanis
A group of five isles shielded from the storms of the Lonely Sea and graced with a tropical climate. Itanis has been called a paradise by many who travel through the wastes of Uj to reach it. It is also the home of the Warlocks of Itanis, an unusual culture ruled by spell-using men and protected by an army of Amazonian women (possibly from the northern Emer region of Sarnak).
The Realm of Itanis is spreads across five islands, ranging in size from the 300 mile long Umelnis to the tiny Marenia, a mere five miles across. The Warlocks rule from a citadel on the second largest island, Tiemen, called Horn Keep. Part of the power of the warlocks is rumoured to be linked to their Mindstones – powerful, naturally occurring minerals that enhance their magical abilities. Each Mindstone is linked to its user through a special ceremony or event that is rarely discussed outside of their inner circle.
A number of other regions, north of Uj, are well known to those that have travelled the western part of Emer, including: