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  • Korvosa

    [[File:394360 | class=media-item-align-none | KorvosaCity.jpg]] h3. Introduction _Korvosa has long stood as the first bastion of civilization on the wild frontier of Varisia. Yet tragedy seems to haunt the city’s …

  • Varisia

    A region within the continent Avistan. [[Korvosa | Korvosa]] is in the SW of this region. [[File:394420 | class=media-item-align-left| VarisiaMap.png]] _Formerly controlled by the Chelaxian Empire, the wild frontier of Varisia is composed of rural …

  • East Shore

    _The only district beyond the channel of the Jeggare River, East Shore is home to a handful of noble houses closely tied to the military of the city, as well as the struggling Theumanexus College._ [Far East on the Map of Korvosa] [[File:394151 | …

  • Gray

    Unlike all other districts in Korvosa, Gray's residents generally keep to themselves and are well behaved. Of course, most of Gray's residents are dead. The only living creatures who reside in Gray belong to the church of Pharasma and live within the …

  • Heights

    _Standing atop Citadel Hill, the Heights District has a commanding view of the rest of the city, which its residents look down on -- both figuratively and literally. Nearly all of Korvosa's power players reside in the Heights, including the monarchy._ …

  • Midland

    _When most people think of Korvosa, they think of the cosmopolitan and friendly district of Midland. As the home district of both the Korvosan Guard and Sable Company, Midland has the smallest number of gangs and gang battles in the city -- although the …

  • North Point

    _The first section of the mainland settled by the descendants of the city's Chelish founders was Mainshore, at the northwestern tip of mainland Korvosa. That ward houses many of the city's oldest non-noble families. The greater district of North Point …

  • Old Korvosa

    _As its name implies, Old Korvosa is old. It covers all of Endrin Isle, most of which is covered by Garrison Hill. Atop Garrison Hill stands the stone wall of Fort Korvosa, while the imposing black-marble Palace Arkona dominates the northwest corner of …

  • South Shore

    _The newest district, South Shore became a part of Korvosa only a quarter-century ago. it contains the Pantheon of Many, a massive temple dedicated to most of Avistan's most popular deities. South Shore's population consists mainly of the city's nouveau …

  • The Acadamae

    _Shrouded in secrecy, the campus's 30-foot-high walls only barely conceal the grand Hall of Summoning. Visitors and residents cannot hope to ignore the presence of the Acadamae, and since very few people unconnected with the college know what happens …

  • Castle Korvosa

    _The centerpiece of the city, Castle Korvosa towers over the Heights. Multiple lord magistrates, seneshals, and monarchs have added to the castle over the past three centuries. As such, despite a relatively consistent neo-Chelaxian styling, the castle's …

  • The Shingles

    _Permanent and semi-permanent homes, roads, and safehouses appear on roofs throughout the most crowded parts of the city. These rooftop communities and pathways that connect them are collectively known as the Shingles._ [[File:394171 | class=media- …

  • The Vaults

    _Most cities have sewers. Some can even claim dungeons beneath them. Yet few have as complex a system of subterranean tunnels quite like the Vaults of Korvosa. Modern Korvosa stands atop the remains of at least two other civilizations and integrates both …

  • Golarion

    _The planet Golarion orbits a yellow sun. Third in orbit, this blue planet contains vast oceans and lush green lands, the perfect environment for countless cultures to thrive. Golarion's crater-scarred moon fills its night sky, and its nearest planetary …

  • Citadel Vraid

    [[File:395254 | class=media-item-align-left | CitadelVraid.png]] _Citadel Vraid is the fortress-headquarters of the [[The Hellknights | Hellknight]] Order of the Nail constructed by the city of [[Korvosa | Korvosa]] in an effort to move the Order to [[ …