Lord Rickard Aschaffenberg
Aschaffenberg is a gregarious and generous man and, despite appearances, tries to take the
responsibilities of his class seriously. He believes in the inherent superiority of the aristocracy.
Although only a minor noble, Lord Aschaffenberg is still a …
Pierson tends to keep his distance, but is respectful and polite to any guests the Manor may have. His day to day duties are those of a steward, and as such, he is ultimately responsible for the running of the house.
Oh, also, Piersson has long been a …
"Coins can buy you knowledge and power allows you to collect knowledge, and knowledge can grant you much of both in turn. But knowlege is ultimately its own reward."
Born in Altdorf, Steffan's parent's were a wealthy tavern owner and a stage performer. …
Baron Manfred Von Holzenaur
Baron Manfred is the third son of the von Holzenauers family, whose lands were lost during wars against the vampire counts generations ago. Since that time, they have been landless, surviving on the charity of other nobles and joining any army that will …
Professor Samuel Eich
A minor noble with a passion for biology, the professor receives vast sums of money for his research from the Emperor's own coffers, ostensibly to find new exotic creatures for the Emperor's stables.
Very forgetful when it comes to people though, The …
Graf Siegfried Von Saponathiem
From their castle outside Bögenhafen, the Von Saponatheims control a large swathe of the Reikland and a major portion of the trade across the grey mountains. A large and Fertile family, the von saponatheims are always looking to expand their holdings, and …
Ludmilla Von Bruner
[[:lord-aschaffenberg | Lord Aschaffenburg]]'s voluptuous wife. Daughter of Lord Heinrich von Bruner, Ubersreik's magistrate. Currently in Ubersreik until Grunewald Lodge is renovated to the high standard of living befitting her station. Outwardly genial, …
"_Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less_."
Amir was born of a Arabyan merchant father and a Empirial noble mother. The union was greatly frowned on in the upper …
Klara spent most of her life in the nearby town of [[Stromdorf]], raising a family on a small farm near the [[Obershlect]]. When her husband was killed by [[beastmen]], she left, heading north down the river Teufel with river merchants, finally ending up …
Captain Balthazar Braum
The stoic and commanding Braum has been a native of [[Hornlach]] all his life. He served in the Reikland armed forces as a younger man, coming home and marrying his sweetheart, a bar girl at the Ulric's Thirst, when an injury motivated his return. He is …
For most of his adult life Heinrich has served the lady of mercy and healing at the Shallyan Cathedral in Altdorf. The vast numbers of the destitute and dieing that are sheltered and cared for under the great temple's arches have always been too many for …
Magdelena's infamy precedes her. She was instrumental in rooting out a major heresy in Altdorf, and has torched more unsanctioned magic users than she's had hot meals. (Magdelena doesn't eat hot meals often, comfort breeds complacency which leads to …
Garen was sent to live with his grandfather [[:professor-eich | Sam]] at a young age, because his parents were having too much fun to look after him. While far from interested in his grandfather's scientific study, a love of fantasy and language was …
Yurri, once a kossak in the armed forces of northern Kislev, has come south after a dishonerable discharge, looking for wealth and warmer climates. With no care where his next purse of gold comes from, Yurri combines a lack of any moral code, a cunning …
Despite a height suggesting a Kislevite heritage, Betrix was born and bred in the Reikland, on a farm not far from Grunberg. She heeded the call to Shallya at a later age than most, her younger years spent in the Grunberg militia, protecting innocents from …
Gretel is oft seen contemplating flowers, or dreaming of magical creatures rather than attending to her duties as a Priestess of Shallya. Extremely naive, free spirited and with her head in the clouds, there is nonetheless no question as to the depth of …
Recently, [[:steffan-hell | Herr Hell]] revealed that The Chemist was likely Rasknitt, a Skaven Greyseer, one of the powerful priest caste of the skaven race, that has recently been using Hell's information network to activate nescient circles of chaos …
The party knows nothing about this man. He turned up in the streets of [[Ubersreik | Ubersreik]] during [[Powers That Be | Powers That Be]](?). He asked the player characters "Where have you been? Do you have the sword? Did you find Caeldfwlch?" However, …
No one knows much about the man called Hassan, but according to him:
"I have a brother in Araby! He sell many camels! He is a crazy man. And should be committed. I have another brother in Kislev. He does not sell many camels. He is also crazy. And …
Karmichael's mother died in the recent Kliendorf pox epidemic, but prior to that he had already been pseudo-adopted by the Bieber family, as Karmichael had long been enamoured by pillars of the community [[:franz-bieber | Franz]] and his brother Frederick …
Franz Bieber comes from a long line of farmers. Indeed, The Bieber farm, just outside of [[Kliendorf]], has been there as long as anyone can remember, and there is a matching farmstead, owned by Franz's cousins, not far to the south of [[Stromdorf]].
Untill recently, Hazleman was posted in Nuln, in charge of an investigation there. He came to Aurswald following a lead but unfortunatley, his interrogations here have so far been fruitless. Hazleman has been assisting Andric Lutzen and his chapter house …
Father Eckel Barthelm
Farther Balthelm took up his post in charge of the [[Sigmar | Sigmar]] Temple in [[Hornlach]] 15 or so years ago. He's never revealed much of his past to the people of Hornlach, they only know that like many in the order of sigmar he served as a warrior …
Cautious, and typically paranoid, Rupert Julbach has been the commander of the [[Aurswald]] army garrison for nigh on 20 years, and in that time has seen his troops deployed only very rarely. However, recently, there have been clashes with the standing …
Vern's father served the Aschaffenbergs, as his father did before him. Loyal and trustworthy to a T, he can still be haughty and dismissive every now and then, epsecially to those he thinks are beneath him, or wasting his or his master's time.
While he …
Cedric "Cut-Throat" Kessler
An Eccentric miser, Cedric is technically captain of his ship [[The Greedy Bitch]], which apparently he named after his sweetheart. However, to avoid mutinees, Cedric has adopted a strange command structure, and everyone refers to him as first mate despite …
Charlie can talk a mans ear off about gossip, trivia and folktales and local history. Whenever he stops he seems to collect trivial information.
He's not a fan of his run, and wishes to be delegated to a lower posting. Unfortunately, he's one of the …
Originally a carpenter from Bögenhafen, where he no doubt crossed paths with the von Saponatheims, Sigmund was drawn to Auerswald after the Great Fire, due to the large amount of work available for people in his trade.
When not helping to construct the …
Olga Von Jungfreud
[[:graf-siegfried-von-saponathiem | Graf Siegfried's]] formiddable mother, Olga wants nothing less than the best for her son. She is every bit as ambitious and at least as cunning as Graf Siegfried, and not at all afraid to hide behind her status as an …
Pfeffer has been commander of the watch for several years, thanks in part to her no nonsense attitude, zero-tolerance policies and her aptitude for violence. Despite her rough demeanour, or perhaps because of it, she has the loyalty of the men under her …
Kate Kueper doesn't like to talk about her past. Something happened that made her join the priesthood, perhaps related to her abhorence of black-powder weapons. Few have questioned her though, it has always been enough to know she was there.
A magestic …
Lord Heissman Von Bruner
As the head of the disgraced Von Bruner family, most of Lord Heissman times seems to have be being spent on damage control after the recent exposure of a family member as a worshipper of Chaos, albeit one from a minor branch or the Von Bruner line. Lord …
A brilliant pyromancer, but for the most part stern and unfathomable. Said to be one of a number of wizards who could take over as Patricarch of the Bright Order after Thyrus Gorman, Bigby Blayse is the only one who hasn't attained the rank of wizard lord …
Hermman studied alongside [[:kvothe | Kvothe Lackless]] at the Bright Order College. Lacking the drive and the talent of Kvothe, Hermman's apprentice studies have yet to wind up several years after Kvothe was sent to [[:amir-hassana | Amir]] in [[Auerswald …