A world birthed by Kovicus and protected by the four guardian gods, Kovi is now rife with conflict.
Shaped by the gods following the Separation of mankind, the four nations of Kovi are locked in an eternal struggle for dominance. One that will forever change in the Valerious Chronicles.
The History of Kovi Prior to the events of the Valerious Chronicles
One Year = Three Hundred & Ninety Two Days (Fourteen Months)
The children of the guardian gods create the first city in Kovi. Situated where now lies the City of Skiye.
Gushkall’s creations murder the children of their siblings. Afterwards they flee to the east and the race of mortals is scattered.
The gods are angered. The BeonRanges rise from the ground and the MistyForest grows to its full size. Gushkall attempts to leave a gap in the Ranges but Skiye places LakeMoonsong as a barrier between her land and his.
The first King of Dargon is crowned. Leither Hermagoras takes the seat of power in Galdovan.
Following an Dargonian attack on eastern Feldom, the Feldonian King Hasuld Kalfort erects Precedin as a guardian city for the good people of Kovi.
The first disciple receives his powers for Skiye. Soon after the other gods grant their own disciples magic.
Academies are built in honour of the four guardian gods and in order to train those worthy to become disciples. Thus begins the Second Age.
The Miirvkin make contact with Feldonians on the western coast for the first time in centuries. The Miirvkin are murdered and their ships stolen.
The first Council of Elders is formed in Duathnin. Four disciples are tasked with the rulership of Karmena.
The first war between Dargon and Feldom begins. Vast armies march over the BeonRanges and lay siege to the eastern Feldonian cities.
The first war ends and the Dargonians return to their homeland. The toll taken is great and the rebuilding of the east takes four years.
The Third Age begins after the City of Skiye is consumed by a great fire. The city is levelled and rebuilt over the coming decade.
Karmena marches against Dargon and suffers a terrible defeat. From this day forward no Karmanian army will ever again march into the eastern lands.
The second war between Dargon and Feldom begins with the siege of Precedin.
With the end of the second war comes the end of the Third Age.
Famine grips the west and hundreds of thousands die of starvation in Feldom.
The alliance between Karmena and Feldom is formed. Trade begins between the two nations.
The assassination of King Olaf Salenburg, ‘King of the people’ begins the Fifth Age.
Sailors locate the far lands to the south and north of Feldom. The lands remain heavily uncharted though. Strange deaths are reported amongst the explorers.
Civil war rages in Feldom and Duke Durraas finally claims right to Kingship of Auldney.
Silphuras Hilke is born. His mother is a Feldonian and father is Karmanian.
Silphuras Hilke creates the first book in his chronicles.
The death of Silphuras Hilke brings about the beginning of the Sixth Age. He passes from Fellarrnur at age 107, the oldest living man on record.
As a new war brews at the Beon Ranges. A vast fleet sails down from the North Sea and assaults the western cities.
Zephra Hermagoras is born in Galdovan.
Hiethris is assaulted by Dargonian disciples, led by the dreaded Novokai. The city is reduced to ruins.
The scarlet rash spreads through Dargon killing hundreds of thousands.
Thibalt Steelfist and Christill Greyspell are born in Carlor.
Miirvkin raiders kidnap the step brothers from the nursery in Carlor. In Galdovan Zephra Hermagoras murders his cousin taking the throne of Dargon.