Scarlet Sky Conspiracy
Blessed Isle Locations
The Palace Sublime, Scion, Incas Prefecture, The Jade Coast – CoCD: The Blessed Isle pg 91
The largest temple of the Immaculate Order, the Palace Sublime seems quite indefensible, made up as it is of a pair of immensely tall towers and a squat, square keep. Nonetheless, it is home to no less than the Mouth of Peace and four of the five Immaculate Paragons. It is the heart of the Immaculate Order, and none has ever dared attack it.
The Cloister of Wisdom – CoCD: The Blessed Isle pg 91
Less than a day’s travel from the Palace Sublime lies the Cloister of Wisdom, one of the four offi cially recognized secondary academies. The Cloister is sponsored by the Immaculate Order, those goal is to teach students who attend the Cloister how to be proper Dragon-Blooded in the eyes of the Immaculate Dragons
House of Bells, Arjuf Dominion, The Dragon’s Nest Range – CoCD: The Blessed Isle pg 120
The House of Bells is one of the four prestigious secondary schools of the Blessed Isle. A military academy meant to turn out not simply soldiers, but competent military leaders and heroes of the Dragon-Blooded Dynasty, the House of Bells is the first step for those who seek a great future in the legions.
The Heptagram, The Isle of Voices – CoCD: The Blessed Isle pg 115
The Heptagram is one of the four Great Academies of the Scarlet Empire. At any given time, there are no more than 70 regular students here, plus upward of 10 advanced students, directly apprenticed to one of the masters of the Heptagram.
The Immaculate Temple of Ivory Resplendence, Mount Meru – CoCD: The Blessed Isle pg 100
Literally the highest manse in all of Creation
Pangu, Pangu Prefecture, Coast of Xianyu – CoCD: The Blessed Isle pg 104
Pangu Prefecture is considered a rural backwater by most in the Blessed Isle, known only for its meat-preservation techniques, its feeding of the Imperial Army and its stories of long-ago piracy and heroic pirate-fighting. More politically minded folk recognize Time Rain’s clever deals with the legions and wonder what he will do once someone else sits the Scarlet Throne
Noble, Incas Prefecture, The Jade Coast – CoCD: The Blessed Isle pg 106
Half military fortifi cation, half marketplace, the city of Noble was originally built to repel Southern invaders in the early days of the Scarlet Empire. Once the locals determined that they could easily sell the goods they grew by coming here, a marketplace quickly grew up in Noble, and the city swelled in size. Eventually, it became the favored site for Dragon-Blooded forays into the southeastern jungles of Harborhead
Scion, Incas Prefecture, The Jade Coast – CoCD: The Blessed Isle pg 106
Sion started as a small town of weavers and farmers. As time passed, however, the quality of its weavers and cloth-makers grew dramatically, and Sion silk became the standard by which all ther fine cloth was measured among the Great Houses. In time, the ample and inexpensive cloth drew clothing designers and master tailors, and today, Sion is known as the place that produces the finest clothing in all the Blessed Isle.
Sdioa, Sdoia Prefecture, The Jade Coast – CoCD: The Blessed Isle pg 107
The House of Sweet Whispers is the manse that serves as the Fleet Command for the Wood Fleet), most of Sdoia is particularly nautical in nature. The majority of it consists of brothels, taverns and small street fish markets. The Wood Fleet is indisputably the power in this city. Many establishments cater exclusively or almost exclusively to the men of the Wood Fleet’s 1,555 ships. With the recent upswing in the Wood Fleet’s fortunes, the town has grown as well.
Chanos, Chanos Prefecture, The White Coast & Pauha Basin – CoCD: The Blessed Isle pg 109
Chanos is known as the Gateway to the North. Many troops are moved from Chanos to the Northern satrapies and beyond.
Tabuhareth, Chanos Prefecture, The White Coast & Pauha Basin – CoCD: The Blessed Isle pg 109
The mining town of Tabuhareth is a commodity hotly contested by the Great Houses.
The Pillar Hall of the Righteous, Chanos Prefecture, The White Coast & Pauha Basin – CoCD: The Blessed Isle pg 109
The Pillar Hall is one of the six remaining chapter houses of the Wyld Hunt.
Juche, Juche Prefecture, The Imperial River Basin – CoCD: The Blessed Isle pg 111
Perhaps the third most populous city in all of the Blessed Isle, Juche is a bustling center of commerce, art and bureaucracy. Rather than forcing bureaucrats in the Imperial City
to rely on messages from the mine overseers and emissaries to the Mountain Folk, the Scarlet Empress established an extensive ministry in this city: the Imperial Ministry of Jade Management and Mountain Folk Relations. Now a huge and bustling bureaucracy in its own right, the ministry works closely with the Gemstone clan of patricians and other local figures of importance.
The Foremost Vault of the Imperial Treasury, Juche Prefecture, The Imperial River Basin – CoCD: The Blessed Isle pg 112
Located just outside Juche proper, the Foremost Vault of the Imperial Treasury is a gargantuan building, with incredible defenses built into the manse. Additionally, a contingent of imperial legionnaires and a crack unit of Mountain Folk guardians serve as its defenders as well. All of the jade mined in Juche goes here.
The Kleinen Har Dig, Juche Prefecture, The Imperial River Basin – CoCD: The Blessed Isle pg 112
The site known as Kleinen Har (Old Realm for “Vault of Glass”) is perhaps one of the best known continuing archaeological digs in Juche.
Pasiap’s Stair, The Dragonswrath Plains – CoCD: The Blessed Isle pg 114
The only real Dragon-Blooded presence in the Dragonswrath Plains are the outcastes of Pasiap’s Stair, the military academy that prepares non-Dynastic Dragon-Blooded who arise from the population of the Blessed Isle (or occasionally in a satrapy in the Threshold) for service in the legions.
Lord’s Crossing, Lord’s Crossing Dominion, The Dragon’s Nest Range – CoCD: The Blessed Isle pg 115
Lord’s Crossing is a massive Shogunate Era city and the primary residence of House Tepet. A center of trade thanks to the exportation of the great riches of the dominion, the economy of Lord’s Crossing Dominion has been cast into some chaos with the destruction of the Tepet Legions at the hands of the Bull of the North.
Arjuf, Arjuf Dominion, The Dragon’s Nest Range – CoCD: The Blessed Isle pg 119
Arjuf is the second largest city in the Blessed Isle, with a massive population. Arjuf is the most important port on the Blessed Isle, and it boasts an incredibly huge bazaar, the Arjuf Market. ships docking in the city have their portage fees halved if they sell goods in the market, so it has an incredible variety of things for sale. It outshines even the markets of the Imperial City for the sheer variety of products, although the finest and most expensive items are usually reserved for the capital of the Scarlet Empire.
Tuchara, Arjuf Dominion, The Dragon’s Nest Range – CoCD: The Blessed Isle pg 120
Tuchara began as an artist’s colony, situated at a crossroads between iron ore mines and silver mines. As a result, many of the best smiths in Arjuf Dominion ended up here.
Yarrowstalk, Arjuf Dominion, The Dragon’s Nest Range – CoCD: The Blessed Isle pg 120
The river-port town of Yarrowstalk has fallen on bad times. Once a major stop on the river route between Lord’s Crossing and Arjuf, trade and travel in general has lessened with the tensions of late. More than this, though, Yarrowstalk is the headquarters for the Office of Harmony, the bureaucracy of the Wyld Hunt.
The Azimuth Spire, Arjuf Dominion, The Dragon’s Nest Range – CoCD: The Blessed Isle pg 122
The Azimuth Spire, though a powerful manse owned by House Ledaal, was rendered to the Immaculate Order and Wyld Hunt as an act of piety on the part of the House. Since that time, it has become the primary headquarters for the Wyld Hunt.
Eagle’s Launch, Eagle Prefecture, The Storm Coast and the Ahbrem Valley – CoCD: The Blessed Isle pg 122
Eagle’s Launch is a major port city along the western shore, and it boasts a deeply impressive market, with all manner of goods from the sea and the traders of the West.
Port Wavehold, Tongama Island– CoCD: The Blessed Isle pg 125
Port Wavehold is somewhat of a ramshackle city, as its large size is a very new phenomenon. When the Imperial Navy moved the port of call for the Water Fleet away from Eagle’s Launch, it chose the then-smaller Port Wavehold for the honor of hosting it.
An-Teng – CoTD: The South pg 112
Harborhead – CoTD: The South pg 81
The Lap – CoTD: The South pg 49
Wavecrest – CoTD: The West pg 18
The Scavenger Lands
Greyfalls – CoTD: The Scavenger Lands pg 114
Cherak – Exalted 2nd Edition Core pg 71
Deshan – CoTD: The North pg 71