The 13 Meridian Houses
When the Tarrasque was first subdued, thirteen ‘immovable’ harpoons were sunk deep into it’s body, each with a long, thick chain running to a traditional iron anchor sunk magically into stones or later concrete. As the founders built the fortress SalzinWuun they appointed 13 guardians amongst their most popular and well considered number; each guardian was personally responsible for ensuring that the harpoon in their charge held fast and to make arrangements to deal with unforeseen changes.
In the last hundred years, the status of these guardians has changed. Their descendants are now referred to as Binder-Lords, each still responsible for ensuring that their harpoon remains… read more here!
[Art by VergasMike]