The flame of the Kaliphate burns day and night on the Isthmus.

Overseen by the benevolence of Baruk, the god of night, the Caliphate has brought peace, knowledge, and prosperity to the tribes of the Isthmus, and their neighbors in the Kingdoms of Sand and Sky.

Now the Kaliph, grown old and fat and happy in his success, is dying.

The young Kaliph is known to few.

A power struggle is brewing.

Some of you are the Prince’s friends, some of you are ancient compatriots of the Kaliph.

Character details coming…