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Welcome to North Hastdale!


Census Data

General Information

  • Pop. Estimate: 1,377
  • Children: 30.28% (417)
  • Elderly: 11.47% (158)

Racial Breakdown

  • 1,294 half-elf (93.9%)
  • 47 elf (3.4%)
  • 19 other (1.3%)
  • 17 halfling (1.2%)

Misc.

  • 3 Districts
  • 69 Businesses
  • 146 Specialists
  • 159 Residences

Summary [-]

North Hastdale is a small town in the Conacan County with a normal population.

Environment [-]

Geography [-]

This modest small town is nominally populated (2,954/sq km), covers 0.47 square kilometers, and roughly has a diameter of 773 meters.

Climate [-]

North Hastdale has a Moist Subtropical climate, which is characterized by warm and wet summers with mild and wet winters, and has spring, summer, fall and winter seasons. Winds in the region are non-existent and the temperature is generally mild with little variation. Precipitation is excessive, and the sky is partly cloudy.

Astronomy [-]

North Hastdale sees a single star overhead: Sik, a supermassive yellow star. North Hastdale also has a single moon: Himadi, an average rusty red moon. In the night sky, you see two celestial objects: a massive nebula that has been around for only a few years and an imposing nearby planet that has been around for time immemorial.

Cityscape [-]

Walls [-]

Visitors are greeted with a weather-beaten granite partition that is 7 meters tall. The city wall protects the core 100% of the city, with 5 towers spread along the 2.58 kilometer wall.

Streets [-]

There are 3 roads leading to North Hastdale; 2 roads are major. The city is lined with pristine cobblestone streets in a contour-forming pattern.

Districts [-]

The city is broken into the following districts: market, poor, and trade.

Government [-]

North Hastdale is governed through a dictatorship, where the ruler or small clique wield absolute power (not restricted by a constitution or laws). The government as a whole is seen as the pinnacle of inefficiency. Officials in North Hastdale are often seen as unethical and the policies are praised. The political influence of North Hastdale in the region is wilting due to racial tensions. In times of crisis, the population overcomes their differences.

Leader [-]

North Hastdale is ruled by Tyrant Tom Greasescope. The Tyrant has been in power for many years and is despised by the people. There is open opposition to the Tyrant and policies. The right to rule was granted by constitution, and that power is maintained through the tip of a sword.

Laws [-]

Laws are enforced by a city watch, and are strictly enforced. Justice is served by mob rule, with a common punishment being maiming.

Crime [-]

Crime is common. The most common crime is treason. The imprisonment rate is 1.38% of the population (19 adults).

Military [-]

North Hastdale has a laid back attitude towards the military. Their standing army of 203 citizens (14.75%) is at the ready, with a reserve force of 79 (5.75%). Of the active duty military, 7 (3.5%) are special forces. Due to their laid back attitude and weather-beaten partition, North Hastdale is reasonably well fortified. North Hastdale fighters are hated for their use of martial arts in battle. They are despised for their frenzied fighting and are considered moderately skilled in battle.

Economy [-]

The economy in North Hastdale is currently weak.

Resources [-]

North Hastdale is known for the following resources:

  • Primal palm oil harvests that are frequented by unicorns. One might dig up bags of emeralds in a nearby pit.
  • Vegetable patches that are hunted by children.
  • A haunted mine inhabited by carnivorous apes that are feared by townspeople.

Culture [-]

Legends [-]

Around town you'll hear the following legends:
  • A long time ago, a hag lingered in the town at dusk. People say that the hag will ask for your help, then sell you into slavery.
  • Legends tell of Erarttars' Mirror, a unique mirror with the capability to solve any riddle. It was last seen years ago.
  • Legends tell of Prarth's Harp, a legendary harp with the capability to answer any question. It mysteriously disappeared.

Events [-]

North Hastdale is a lively city with many opportunities available.

Job Postings [-]

You'll find the following job postings:
  • Help Wanted: I have grigs in my basement, plz halp! Special attire required. Reward available. Contact Dastrath Strongkan.
  • Looking for something new? Bounty for grigs, dead or alive. Reward is a secret. Special attire required. Contact Dave Blackin if interested.
  • Lockpick needed for totally legitimate reasons. May include some hazards. Will reward you with valuable information. Contact Gwanalinne Orlewhisper.
  • Looking for something new? I'm looking for investigator to look into someone's references. Safety not guaranteed. Reward is a priceless heirloom. Contact Nbexn Greatbeast for more information.
  • Help! Grimrim Platinumstomach has been kidnapped! Generous payment for safe return. Will reward you with a land deed. Must be quick on your feet. Contact Klobbor Armsnapper for more information.
  • Help Wanted: Seeking inter-planar messenger. Will reward you with a land deed. Contact Tul Triggersprocket.
  • Required: I'm looking for a Transcriber. Need expert to translate runes. A little danger is involved, so expect hazardous duty pay. Opportunity to earn a title. Contact Chief Midurg Legripper.
  • Needed: Need a change of pace? I'm looking for rare squirrels, both live and dead. I have a list of the ones I need. Will owe you a huge favor. Safety not guaranteed. Contact Enthul.
  • Wizard seeks apprentice. Will owe you a huge favor. Contact Babeno Thermoblast.
  • Seasonal farm hands requested to help local farms bring in their harvest. Reward available. Contact Kadr Rockslay if interested.
  • Needed: Want to earn some quick coin? Hearty souls needed to recover stolen painting. Will reward you with valuable information. Contact Gheal teh S'hoorzin for more details.

People [-]

The people in North Hastdale accept outsiders.

Citizens [-]

The following citizens are worth mentioning:
  • Illenai Farchaser is a male elf who is known in that part of town as being a laughably skilled watercarrier. He appears worrying.
  • Malmaily Manyward is a male halfling who is known in the world as being a horribly skilled fishmonger. He appears exhausted.
  • El Firehand is a female halfling who is known in the city as being a reasonably skilled collier. She appears nihilistic.
  • Mick Bartoter is a female half-elf who is known in the neighborhood as being a decent spicemerchant. She appears vengeful.
  • Aesarttars Leafhand is a male half-elf who is known in that part of town as being a laughably skilled tinker. He appears smitten.
  • Gwatai Aleahelm is a female elf who is known in the world as being a laughably skilled chickenbutcher. She appears grieving.
  • Faetaen Frostdawn is a male elf who is known in the neighborhood as being a decent sage. He appears exhausted.
  • Per Bolgerdrum is a male halfling who is known in the city as being a decent handyman. He appears jaded.
  • Haahialas Bannishade is a female half-elf who is known in the region as being a decent haymerchant. She appears shifty.
  • Danic Bernanson is a male half-elf who is known in the city as being a decent weaver. He appears loud.
  • Illtlas Staroak is a female half-elf who is known in the neighborhood as being a mocked entertainer. She appears melancholy.
  • Illnallleu Blackwhisper is a male elf who is known in the city as being a mocked lumberjack. He appears deluded.
  • Malildo Oldbridge is a female halfling who is known in the city as being a gifted vintner. She appears self-obsessed.
  • Percoine Roadwill is a female halfling who is known in the world as being a mediocre fishmonger. She appears embittered.

Travelers [-]

The following travelers are worth mentioning:
  • Sheleana Masstride, a smug male minotaur. He is a warrior who is finding a missing nemesis.
  • Bordor Silverstomach, a smug male half-dwarf. He is a cleric who is traveling the world as a trader.
  • Shaman Thrabg Headbreaker, a shifty male orc. He is a fighter who is brokering a truce over a trade war.
  • Dot, a mopey female kobold. She is an adept who is finding a missing parent.
  • Xuods Bladedeath, a skeptical male goblin. He is a cleric who is traveling with an important person.
  • Surps, a guilty male troglodyte. He is a druid who is finding a long-lost sibling.
  • Glikath Legnor, a cautious male bugbear. He is a cleric who is traveling the world as a beggar.
  • Lomir Oatguard, a forbidding female dwarf. She is a druid who is finding a long-lost friend.

Locales [-]

Establishments [-]

These establishments worthy of mention in North Hastdale:

  • The Yellow Rouge Depot [+]
  • The Screaming Horse Lumberyard [+]
  • The Slumbering Horse Study [+]
  • The Dancing Rock Inc. [+]
  • The Refuge Lotus Inc. [+]
  • The Smiling Rooster Shop [+]
  • The Guinea Toad Leather Goods [+]
  • The Lecherous Iron Blowers [+]
  • The Gelded Cup Inc. [+]
  • The Raging Song Amory [+]
  • The Robber Cup Inc. [+]
  • The Rolling Song Inc. [+]
  • The Grizzly Boar Docs [+]
  • The Flabby Dwarves [+]