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Angkar: Dry season. Often sunny, but precipitation is rare. Humidity is low, some bodies of water may have dried up, and bushfires can occur. The rainforest sees evenly distributed rainfall throughout the season.

Ashoka: Desert: Cooler temperatures, although still relatively hot. Violent, heavy downpours following long dryspells. Jungle: Hot and humid with frequent, violent rainstorms.

Morrim: Cool, wet, and windy, rain is common, although snow is, on the whole, infrequent (there may, however, be some seemingly random snow storms) in the interior, and any snow that accumulates along the coast quickly disappears. Early in the season it is very stormy, wet, and windy, while the end of the season is characterized by less wind, less precipitation, and lower temperatures. Towards the mountains heavy snowfall is quite frequent and the temperatures drop significantly.

Soto: Covered in anywhere from a foot to four or five feet of snow, Soto is very cold. Windchills are common and can severely drop the temperature at times. Deciduous trees have no leaves while coniferous trees continue to bear needles. Slow or still bodies of water have frozen over.

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January 16, 2018 As you might have noticed, Elenlond has a new skin, all thanks to Mel! Don't forget to check out the new OTMs as well!

December 2, 2017 Winter has settled on Elenlond, bringing sleep for some and new life for others.

September 26, 2017 With the belated arrival of autumn come some interesting developments: new OTMs, a Town Crier and the release of the Elly Awards winners!

July 14, 2017 After a bit of forum clean-up, Elly Awards season has arrived! Head on over to make your nominations!

May 31, 2017 Summer has arrived and so has activity check! That's not all though – we also have some new OTMs for you and some staff changes!


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Elenlond is an original free-form medieval fantasy RPG set on the continent of Soare and the Scattered Isles, which are located to the south in the Sea of Diverging Waters. The four chief nations of the western side of the world—Ashoka in northern Soare, Soto in western Soare, Morrim in eastern Soare, and Angkar, the largest of the Scattered Isles—continue to experience growth and prosperity since the fall of the Mianorite gods, although power struggles within the countries—or outside of them—continue to ensue.


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    Angkar: To honour the reinvigoration of the ancient city of Mondrágon, the majestic Queen Eulalia has permitted the opening of a Coliseum where people from around the world and all walks of life can test their combat skills against one another. Many have already done battle in search of honour, glory, prizes and money.

    Ashoka: In an otherwise peaceful times, Ashokans are beset with the relatively minor inconveniences of wandering undead and occasionally-aggressive giant rock worms. There has also been some controversy over the recent re-legalisation of human sacrifice.

    Morrim: Rumour has it that Emperor Leofric de Hollemark is mustering forces for a war. Though the threat from Soto’s forests has passed, the forces previously employed in watching the forest now linger at the border. Rumours also circulate of a small group that has been dispatched to make contact with the tribes of the Do’suul Mountains.

    Soto: The Sotoans have defeated the fey and liberated themselves from Méadaigh’s oppression! Preliminary efforts have been made at rebuilding the city of Madrid, which had been captured at the beginning of the war. However, the Sotoans are hindered from recovery famine. Méadaigh’s magic caused summer to persist in the Erth’netora Forest through the winter. Her power has been withdrawn and the plants die as if preparing for winter – even though it is now summer. The Sotoans must sustain off what food they can get, what creatures they can kill and what can be imported into the city from Morrim and Angkar.

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    The Changing of the Leaves
    Topic Started: Sep 26 2017, 10:42 AM (135 Views)
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    Unter friedlichen Umständen fällt der kriegerische Mensch über sich selber her.

    Autumn came uniformly late to Elenlond this year, as if the world needed a moment to recover from the momentous events of the year. The heat of summer persisted on mainland Soare for an unusually long time and Morrim and Soto are just beginning to experience the first cool days of autumn. Ashoka, meanwhile, is only just beginning to see the slight downturn of temperatures that usually comes several weeks earlier, signaling that, in a few months time, the cool season will arrive. Angkar remains in the rainy season, and is thus unaffected. All in all it’s a boon for the Sotoans, who were praying for a warm autumn so they would be able to grow more food after such a drastically-shortened growing season. Elsewhere, however, people are just generally annoyed that the heat dragged on so long.

    Still, the world marches on – and, as such, we have a lot of new stuff for you guys to ogle!

    Current Events
    There’s been plenty happening around Elenlond lately! As such, a new Town Crier is out, courtesy of Dnan’s hard work and the contributions of various members. If you’re ever hankering for a thread but unsure what to make it about, or if you just want to catch up on the goings-on around the world, the Town Crier is the place to look!


    OTMs
    It’s been a while since we updated the OTMs and we figured that it’s about time, given all the exciting activity that’s going on. As such we have selected Ravanna Elevalon as the Character of the Moment and Shiptop Scandal as the Thread of the Moment. Make sure to congratulate the benefactors and check out what they’ve written!

    Sov Party
    Also to celebrate the coming of Autumn, Neriasis will be hosting a sovereign party in Ashoka! Keep your eyes peeled – it'll surely start soon.

    Elly Awards
    All of you have been so patient in waiting for the Elly Awards results to come out, and the moment has finally come! I won’t ramble about it any longer – head over and check them out!
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