Houses all have a sword associated with them and this sword is passed down from one head to the next. A House’s sword is a sacred thing and the theft of one is one of the most horrible crimes a person could commit.

Ariell
Ranking: upper nobility
Species: naga
Caste: Warrior
Gem: pale sapphire
Sigil: west and water
Seat: Naporia
House Colours: tan, deep blue
Known members:
Trayu

 

 

Artreus
Ranking: lower nobility
Species: human
Gem: white opal
Sigil: two joined circles and storm
Seat: Klasvok
House Colours: red-brown, tan

 

 

Known members:
Trianna (current head of the House; Melethus’s sister)
Melethus
Remsha
Hronden
Densha

E’lion
Ranking: Upper middle class
Species: shai’then
Gem: emerald
Sigil: double diamond and metal
Seat: Wolven Ridding
House Colours: deep green, tan
Known members:
Ozarel
Xynlei

 

Filtolos
Ranking: lower middle class
Species: human
Gem: opal
Sigil: interlock squares and smoke
Seat: Fallholt
House Colours: grey, gold
Known members:
Mnehashuk
Notes: Their seat isn’t far from Klasvok

 

 

 

Frelyon
Ranking:
Species: shai’then
Gem:
Sigil:
Seat: Falcon Brook
House Colours: sky blue, pink
Known members:
Tinara

Itlen
Ranking:
Species: human
Gem:
Sigil:
Seat:
House Colours: orange, blue
Known members:
Zasha

Kladdatch
Ranking:
Species: human
Gem:
Sigil:
Seat:
House Colours: french grey, sienna
Known members:
Amris

Kliaing
Ranking: middle class
Species: human
Gem:
Sigil: octagon with the symbol for water
Seat: Lullin
House Colours: purple, grey
Known members:
Tanyen
Shast
Tion (founder)

 

Leshar’ien
Ranking: lower middle class
Species: human
Gem:
Sigil: arrowhead with air and mist
Seat: Naisfaar
House Colours: brown, orange
Known members:
Linndan
Aryen
Linndan’s father (originally from House Tulak)
Linnda’s two elder sisters, both married now, and a younger brother (priest of Hebron)
Notes:
Men of this House are all Scholars. Among the Scholastic community they are of high rank.

Malksho
Ranking: upper nobility
Species: human
Gem:
Sigil:
Seat: Old Carlaeon
House Colours: beige, purple
Known members:
Xalishe
Megiri

Melipsor
Ranking: Upper nobility
Species: human
Gem: blue diamond
Sigil: blue four quadrant shield
Seat: Frost Manor, Rose Point
House Colours: pale blue, lavender
Known members:
Duyeva
Temhain
Misc: The House was founded in the year of Tenyuu the Griffin and so such years are very important to the House. They hold many festivals and celebrations over the course of the year with the biggest of those held on the fifth day of the week of Tenyuu.

 

 

 

Melphor
Ranking: God
Known members:
All of the gods and their offspring belong to this House.

 

 

 

 

 

Nehshar
Ranking: lower middle class
Species: human
Gem:
Sigil:
Seat:
House Colours: indigo, light yellow
Known members:
Likos
Etraiyen (author of the Celestial Treatise)
Rohndree
Notes:
Despite its high rank in the Alliance, they don’t put much trust in servants. They’ve been betrayed from within several times in their long history, so did most of their own work.

Nikko
Ranking: middle class
Species: human
Gem:
Sigil: six sided shape with the symbols for center and balance
Seat: Arkalla
House Colours: deep blue, light green
Known members:
Tehan
Ahes

 

 

Nomien
Ranking: lower nobility
Species: human
Gem: ruby
Sigil: earth and fire
Seat: Talon Peak
House Colours: sandy brown, crimson
Known members:
Yolanti
Remsha (Artreus)
Brenn
Ylasha
Jedensha (deceased)

 

 

Se’vren
Ranking:
Species: human
Gem:
Sigil:
Seat: Azmarin
House Colours: cherry, turquoise
Known members:
Inari
Liarthren (ancient author)

Sholken
Ranking:
Species: human
Gem:
Sigil:
Seat:
House Colours: dark blue, yellow
Known members:

Solien
Ranking: upper nobility
Species: human
Gem: sunstone
Sigil: fire and smoke
Seat: Goldcrest
House Colours: black, gold
Known members:
Breya
Kyoshen
Notes:
They are traditional enemies with House Nomien
It was said that their House once fought for the Twilight Empress and in the end were key to the collapse of her army, but no one believes that story nowadays. They all have black hair.

 

Tarbeno
Ranking:
Species: human
Gem:
Sigil:
Seat:
House Colours: medium grey-blue, charcoal
Known members:
Carrielnyu
Notes:
originally from Kaishivan and only found on Keltos

Tarnithen
Ranking: lower middle class
Species: human
Gem:
Sigil:
Seat: Glenbrook
House Colours: deep green, white
Known members:
Mithralyu
Bavira

T’leek
Ranking:
Species: naga
Caste: Warrior
Gem:
Sigil:
Seat: Icemeet
House Colours: ecru, pine green
Known members:
Khirsve
T’leek (founder)

Treflown
Ranking: upper middle class
Species: shai’then
Gem:
Sigil:
Seat: Hollyhead
House Colours: red, green
Known members:
Drema
Litanya
An’dor’ema
Notes:
House Tre’flown has long bemoaned the fact that they have nothing to show for the death of Litanya, no trophy from the battle.

Tulak
Ranking: Upper Middle Class
Species: human
Gem:
Sigil:
Seat:
House Colours: red, purple
Known members:

Veltklon
Ranking: middle class
Species: human
Gem: garnet
Sigil: east and air
Seat: Ayredale
House Colours: white, light blue
Known members:
Deinla
Yfendas