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Shadow Elves (Kingdom of the)

Location: Continent of Brun, roughly 6,000 ft. (1,800 m.) below the Broken Lands. OW

Area: Estimated 500,000 sq. mi. (1,295,000 sq. km.), but the underground territories can hardly be accounted for in terms of surface only.

Population: Roughly 406,000 elves.

Languages: Elvish (Shadowelf dialect).

Coinage: Shadowelf Standard: bright (gp), shine (sp), glint (cp), kalafi (varnished strips of hard, bark-like fungus, they come in 10 gp, 50 gp and 100 gp denominations).

Taxes: One fourteenth of the yearly earnings goes to the Temple of Rafiel and the king.

Government Type: Monarchy.

Industries: Agriculture (fungus farming, giant slugs and spiders raising), hunting, mining.

Important Figures: Telemon (Radiant King), Porphyriel (Radiant Shaman).

Flora and Fauna: Many cavern creatures, some of them unique to this environment, like boneless, giant slugs, lava fish and skinwings. Goblinoids from the Broken Lands sometimes wander in the shadow elves' lands too.

Further Reading: GAZ13 The Shadow Elves, previous almanacs.

Last Year's Events: None to report.