“The smartest man in town” grew up in Diamond Lake, but was sent to Sharn after he and his brother Lanod caused too much trouble for their father, then Governor-Mayor of the mining town. He attended the University of Magical Arts, where his apt …
A corpulent elemental of corruption and bad taste, Balabar Smenk lords his political clout over everyone in Diamond Lake save the governor-mayor and garrison commander, whom he privately mocks. Smenk has wrestled four mines into his possession in the last …
A former woman of ill repute and savvy business owner of The Emporium who herself is enmeshed in the dirty politics of Diamond Lake.
Diamond Lake’s youngest mine manager is also its most cautious. He’s sympathetic to the appeals of his paramour Luzane Parrin to join her and Gelch Tilgast in an alliance against the spreading influence of Balabar Smenk, but his inherent pragmatism …
Cubbin is a man so renowned for corruption that many citizens assumed the announcement of his commission was a joke until he started arresting people. He employs six thugs that serve as constables, seeing to the general safety of the town and ensuring …