This part of the wiki will consist of general knowledge know to most everyone in the world of Athas. I will most definetly be updateing this as I decied what it is i want your characters to know.
- Athas is a barren world, stripped of most plant life by defieling magics
- Defiling magics are Arcane Magic that use life itself as fuel for the magic. The sorceror kings, and there Templars weild these powers without discretion.
- “Development and progress in the known land of Athas rely heavily on the presence of water and food” The Seven Cities controll the largest of the Oasis’s scattered across the desert.
- Preciouse metals are scarce. Most tools and weapons are made of bone and obisidian. Few warriors weild and iron claymor, or a steel cutlas; the same goes for armor.
- No gods exist in the world of Athas. Elemtal, primordial, and demon beings have some influence on the surface world.
- All people on athas possess some psyionic abilities, but most common people dont realize there potential.
*Common is the Universal Language of Athas.
- In Athas years are named, not numbered. It is currently the Year of Priest’s Defiance.
- “Untill your learn otherwise, it’s best to assume that everyone you meet intends to rob you, enslave you, or eat you” -Zandar, mul mercenary