SUMMER

Angkar: Wet season. Precipitation is common during the late afternoon and evening hours. Vegetation grows significantly during the summer, but flooding is a danger due to the monsoons that ravage the country. The rainforest sees evenly distributed rainfall throughout the season.

Ashoka: Desert: Extremely hot and dry. Violent, heavy downpours following long dryspells. Jungle: Hot and humid with frequent, violent rainstorms.

Morrim: Relatively hot and dry, but with a chance of thunderstorms from time to time. The heat may cause forest fires.

Soto: Hot and humid, tree cover is dense while ground growth is restricted. Thunderstorms see the most amount of rainfall during the season, and it can be very windy. On occasion, there are flash floods that can destroy homes and farms built on flood plains.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

March 30th, 2018 As you might have noticed, Elenlond has changed hands and is now under new management! If you have any questions, please direct them to DaringRaven! As for the rest of the announcements, including a season change, you can find them over here at the following link!

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!


WHAT IS ELENLOND?

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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  • CURRENT EVENTS

    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.

    For a fuller description of our most recent events, check out our most recent edition of The Town Crier!

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    Welcome to our home, a world in which anything can happen. From sprawling deserts and vast forests to massive volcanoes and luscious hot springs, Soare and the Scattered Isles are beautiful places just waiting to be explored. For the brave and the bold or the cautious and the wary, creatures of all kinds roam the earth, looking for adventure or for a place to call their own. Species of all kinds - the well-known and the unknown - thrive here, though not always in harmony.

    Elenlond is an original medieval fantasy RPG with a world that's as broad as it is unique. Calling on characters of all kinds, the sky's the limit in a world where boundaries are blurred and the imagination runs rampant. Restrictions are limited and members are encouraged to embrace their creativity, to see where they can go and what they can do. It's no longer just text on a page - it becomes real.

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    Esiria; A Continent in Isolation
    Topic Started: Dec 30 2011, 03:05 PM (1,684 Views)
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    And then she was gone, her hips swinging as the knives jostled her thighs, passing by guards with her head held high, a haughty smile upon her lips.

    Esiria
    Elenlond is split into two continents—Soare to the west and Esiria to the east. Unlike Soare, which houses three countries—the Republic of Soto, the Empire of Morrim, and the Kingdom of Ashoka—and has an extensive history recorded in books and on scrolls, very little is actually known about Esiria. Whatever history existed prior to the arrival of the Mianorite deities has been lost, due partially to the gods' takeover, but largely due to Esiria's total isolation. Scholars have put forward the belief that the Mianorite gods in Esiria likely fell before those in Soare, save one: the Matriarch of Chaos, Evona. She alone retained her power as the rest of her brethren fell, consuming Esiria with her power and, consequently, isolating the continent from the rest of the world. Fantastical tales of floating kingdoms, underground palaces, and ever-changing landscapes have reached Soare's shores, though there is no way to prove or disprove what travellers, few though they are, have said. On occasion, inhabitants of Esiria will arrive on Soare's shores, but Esirians seem to disappear after a time, fading into the background—or, perhaps, returning home. Many worship Evona and hail her as the only true goddess, scoffing at Soare's various religions and beliefs. Those who make the journey to Esiria very rarely make it home, and those that do are either raving and driven to madness, or never actually make it to the continent's shores and, for whatever reason, were forced to turn back.

    Because of its total isolation from the rest of the world, Esiria does not exist as a playable place. It is for reference only, living only in the memories of those who currently live there, or those Mianorite deities who once ruled there.

    Players who want to use Esiria in relation to their characters should consult Kestrel Sumner or Aniketos. Evona was a former staff member on Elenlond, and though her character is no longer in play and she is no longer a presence on the forum, Esiria was her design. Magic, especially, is different in Esiria, so if you wish to make your character from Esiria, or have minimal interactions with the continent, you will need to consult with the staff team first.

    Esiria's continent on the world map is for reference only.
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