Five southern-most cities in the world of the Sundered, the island-cities curve like a row of dirty pearls on the edge of The deepest oceans in the world of the Sundered - deep enough to allow strange, giant predators that arrived at... More. They’re a mish-mash of cultures, brimming with crime and con-artists. Cynicism abounds. Nobody there believes in the Hope, or that it ever existed in the first place.
Since these cities sit at the edge of civilization, they specialize in the building and maintaining of large ships that need to be able to handle the Deep Water, and they regularly deal with attacks from Large predators in the Deep Water with ridged backs, long necks, and impenetrable armor., Enormous monsters in the Deep Water known for swallowing small boats whole., and Predators that live in Deep Water and like to pull boats of any size into the water with enormous tentacles..
They also usually have the biggest A slavery marketplace in the world of the Sundered for people on a budget – and a streak of sadism. More; life doesn’t mean much on the edge of Deep Water.