The Lure of the Koronus Expanse
The world of Penolpass is widely varied in its current level of development.
The Black family holds sway over a principality, ruling from an ancient keep that has been augmented with technology imported from Malfi. A complex web of vassalage and feudal contracts binds almost 300,000 serfs and peasants to service to the Black dynasty. Serving the same master does not stop conflict, however, and low-level warfare is almost always ongoing as knights and lords battle for land-rights. This constant combat provides a fertile recruiting ground for soldiers, such as The Black Malfian Commandos