The Tyranny of Korax II
What happened here?
300 years ago – Humans and Dwarves form the Portalforge Alliance, a trade agreement that strengthens their already strong bonds.
250 years ago – The Military, bolstered by Dwarven tools, gain significant power on Chronos.
247 years ago – The Arcanum discovers sardonite, a material that allows a soul to be alchemically bound to it. Through this discovery, powerful mages become Iron Liches, bringing their greatest minds into eternal unlife.
244 years ago – The Church, feeding off the fear of a populace scared by the recent gains in power of the Military and Arcanum, gains the support and loyalty of the commonfolk.
230 years ago – The “big three” powers on Chronos form a truce. They become a grim, power-hungry triumvirate.
120 years ago – Halfling slavery becomes the norm.
100 years ago – The Seven Portals are built.
75 years ago – Torture, disembowelment, etc. of both innocents and criminals alike rise. Any disloyalty to the Triumvirate is punished… severely.