Love's Foolish Cruelty: A Song of Fading Suns
Misc Setting Notes
House Drakken: The Players
The minor noble house of which at least three of the PCs are members, and the rest are (mostly) allied. The main focus of the story will be on these characters. Bring the main focus of the game, House Drakken will be the focus of this wiki’s Main Page, so all greater details will be there.
The other major house in the New Alcatraz system, and Drakken’s biggest rival.
- Defense: 40
- Castle (40 pts): Called “Schloss Ratskeller,” this sizeable fortress is the sole focus of the House’s main defenses.
- Influence: 33
- Maximum Status: 4
- Lands: 32
- Horizon (not sure how to buy this properly?)
- Law: 1 (Means a -10 on Fortunes rolls)
- Population: 19 (Means a +0 on Fortunes rolls)
- Power: 9
- Trained Garrison
- Trained Criminals
- Wealth: 37
House Ratskeller is considered “Recent,” and as such they are rooted around the time of the Barbarian Invasions, and Vladimir’s Ascension.
- Founding: Villain!
- (most recent) Scandal!
The lieges to which both Drakken and Ratskeller pay fealty. It is so far unseen how big a role they will play in this tale.
The Faithless Barbarians
Not yet encountered, but certainly mentioned!
Misc. Minor Factions
We used the “Cluster Generation” mechanics of the Diaspora RPG to generate our local jumpweb.
In order, the systems are: