King Noleski Surtova
King Noleski Surtova is the current king of Brevoy, although some of his subjects (especially his political enemy Lord Poul Orlovsky) dispute his claim and instead still refer to him as the "Lord Regent". The Surtova family was the first to bend their …
Queen Natala Surtova
The Queen and sister of King Noleski Surtova. She rules alongside him, managing the public aspects of the Kingdom, receiving petitioners and nobles and throwing the requisite balls. She is strong-willed and social. She enjoys the public aspects of leading …
Baron Hannis Drelev
Baron Drelev was last seen at the Surtova wedding, fighting a spite demon single handedly after his wife and brother-and-law teleported away to safety, abandoning him.
Older brother to Baroness Pavetta Stroon-Drelev, he does not look pleased to be here, or to care for the Baron very much.
While many label Elanna a social climber, few will claim she is incapable or unpleasant. Her family has repeatedly and with some recent success attempted to marry her to Regent Noleski Surtova, solidifying the alliance between the two houses that will …
Earl Aedan Orlovsky
A frustrated if sympathetic man, Aedan carries the weight of his house heavily. Brother to Duke Puol Orlovsky, he carries his brother's intentions and missives to locations where he dare not go himself.
A fairly typical example of a member of the …
Earl Evan Garess
Evan Garess is not a happy man. His house has seen better days, and his heir has proven to be nothing but a disappointment. To make things worse, the normal line of succession has been completely subverted by his older brother, Duke Howlan's, whims. It is …
Plain in face and word, Faebrin is nonetheless quick witted and intelligent. She is eager to tell anyone - perhaps too eager - about her perceived viewpoints on the inherent unfairness of a male-centered patriarchy. She feels that her father, Baron Gurev …
An outrageous flirt with little concept of personal space, Akilina has been the lustful object of many a young noble boy's desires. Despite this, she is a very well spoken young woman who seems to have her House's best interests at heart. She is its …
Lord-Captain Fons Lodovka
Younger cousin of Baron Kozek Lovodka, Fons is a sailor who has just commanded his first raid against his enemies last summer and fulfilled his rite of passage to attain the rank of Captain amongst the Lodovkans. He has spent his youth honing his skill …
Lady Nadya Surtova
In some respects isolated and naive, Nadya Surtova is in some ways a victim of her house's endless political ambition. Every lower house among the Surtova family has been conferred the responsibility of creating as many political allies as possible; a …
At his father's insistent wishes, Damien Drelev joined the Surtovan Army to show the family where their loyalties lied, which was quite a shock to the higher-ups in House Orlovsky. True to his word, Damien applied himself as best he could and soon found …
Sister to the King and Queen Regent of Brevoy, Hamaria has been tasked with increasing the influence of the Surtovan family. To this end she has wedded her daughter Nadya to Damien Drelev, an up-and-coming officer within the Surtovan Army.
She is …
Lady Eleanir Surtova
Eleanir Surtova has long been close to her sister, although the two have wildly different tastes. While Nadya has always been pliable, Eleanir has been wild, touring the continent with a group of similarly-privileged cousins.
Eleanir and Nadya both …