Welcome to Big Gavenshall!

Census Data

General Information

  • Pop. Estimate: 76
  • Children: 15.79% (12)
  • Elderly: 21.05% (16)

Racial Breakdown

  • 38 kobold (50%)
  • 17 goblin (22.3%)
  • 10 ogre (13.1%)
  • 8 minotaur (10.5%)
  • 2 bugbear (2.6%)
  • 1 other (1.3%)


  • 4 Districts
  • 1 Businesses
  • 1 Specialists
  • 12 Residences

Summary [-]

Big Gavenshall is a settlement in the Treloon Territory with a mixed population.

Environment [-]

Geography [-]

This desolate settlement is sparsely populated (32/sq km), covers 2.38 square kilometers, and roughly has a diameter of 1740 meters.

Climate [-]

Big Gavenshall has a Tropical Seasonal Forest climate, which is characterized by constant high temperatures and seasonal torrential rains, and has hot, rainy and cool seasons. Winds in the region are mild and the temperature is generally pleasant with strong variation. Precipitation is heavy, and the sky is continually overcast.

Astronomy [-]

Big Gavenshall sees a single star overhead: Toj, a small yellow star. Big Gavenshall also has a double moon: Mola, an average pale yellow moon and Spotapa, an average pale yellow moon. In the night sky, you see a celestial object: a tiny nebula that has been around for all eternity.

Cityscape [-]

Walls [-]

No walls currently surround the city.

Streets [-]

There are 3 roads leading to Big Gavenshall; 2 roads are major. The city is lined with filthy cobblestone paths in a looped pattern.

Districts [-]

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

Government [-]

Big Gavenshall is governed through a totalitarian government, where the government subordinates individuals by controlling all political and economic matters, as well as the attitudes, values, and beliefs. The government as a whole is seen as incapable of even simple tasks. Officials in Big Gavenshall are often seen as on the take and the policies are ridiculed. The political influence of Big Gavenshall in the region is spreading due to racial tensions. In times of crisis, the population gives up their freedom in exchange for security.

Leader [-]

Big Gavenshall is ruled by Inquisitor Surps. The Inquisitor has been in power for mere hours and is feared by the people. There is violent opposition to the Inquisitor and policies. The right to rule was granted by appointment, and that power is maintained through financial oppression.

Laws [-]

Laws are enforced by a roving thieves, and are strictly enforced. Justice is served by jurors, with a common punishment being hard labor.

Crime [-]

Crime is occasional. The most common crime is treason. The imprisonment rate is 0.00% of the population (0 adults).

Military [-]

Big Gavenshall has a negative attitude towards the military. Their standing army of 10 citizens (13.5%) is at the ready, with a reserve force of 4 (5.5%). Of the active duty military, 0 (3.75%) are special forces. Due to their negative attitude and lack of defensible wall, Big Gavenshall is poorly fortified. Big Gavenshall fighters are much loved for their use of claw bracers in battle. They are praised for their hoarde tactics and are considered abysmally skilled in battle.

Economy [-]

The economy in Big Gavenshall is currently growing.

Resources [-]

Big Gavenshall is known for the following resources:

  • Vast peacock musters that are visited frequently by unicorns.
  • Plentiful dangerous kitten glarings that are hunted by unicorns. Chatinne Rilynnrunner said one might dig up a chest containing monkey wrenches in a nearby pit.
  • Crow murders that are visited frequently by witches. The locals speak of bags of rubies hidden around somewhere.

Culture [-]

Legends [-]

Around town you'll hear the following legends:
  • In the olden days, a wizard named Rranzog frequented the swamps. Some say that if you caught him, you will be driven mad.
  • Once upon a time, a hag stalked the field when the wind blows from the south. Villagers say that the hag will ask a favor of you, then carry you away.
  • Some time ago, the royals of Adnac lived in harmony. Things were quiet, but one day a murderer named Ubal Eagleroot kidnapped a princess. The royals tried to stop the murderer, but didn't get close. Along came a hero named Borril Goodsapper, who was a valiant knight. Borril had a plan to trick the murderer by killing the murderer while she slept. When Borril Goodsapper faced the murderer, Borril Goodsapper banished Ubal Eagleroot.
  • A long time ago, the constable of DeDurinmead lived happily. Things were peaceful, but one day Ceeg the monster slayed a local hero. The constable tried to stop the monster, but were caught. Along came a half-orc named Shab Armcrusher The Black, who was a valiant knight. Shab had a plan to trick the monster by using magic to banish it. When Shab Armcrusher The Black faced the monster, Shab Armcrusher The Black defeated Ceeg and rescued the hostages.
  • In times past, a spirit named Tilg frequented the field. They say that if you see him, you will be killed.

Events [-]

Big Gavenshall is a lively city with many opportunities available.

Job Postings [-]

You'll find the following job postings:
  • Help Needed: Looking for something new? I'm looking for investigator to look into someone's references. Must not smell. Reward available. Contact Micke Harbrook if intrigued.
  • Help Needed: Hearty souls needed to recover stolen gemstone. Will reward you with a land deed. Contact Joe Shegton.
  • Help Wanted: Seeking inter-planar messenger. Reward is a priceless heirloom. Contact Grungan Amberaxe.
  • Needed: Need a change of pace? Scholar seeks rare supplies: Scholar unable to gather medical supplies due to age, seeks trustworthy agents to gather materials for research. Opportunity to earn a title. Experienced professionals only. Contact Snorgin Talontun.
  • Help Wanted: Need a change of pace? Merchant seeks caravan master, cartographer, navigator, and experienced mercenaries for trade expedition. Will reward you with a land deed. Must not smell. Contact Bronir Mooncloak.
  • Help! Uhshath Headcrusher has been kidnapped! Generous payment for safe return. Reward is a secret. Contact Tudezn Biggloom for more information.

People [-]

The people in Big Gavenshall love outsiders.

Citizens [-]

The following citizens are worth mentioning:
  • Pot is a female kobold who is known in the neighborhood as being a poorly skilled miller. She appears territorial.
  • Narok Giantmurder is a female bugbear who is known in that part of town as being a skilled timberwright. She appears vengeful.
  • Ardon Icewalker is a female minotaur who is known in the region as being a mediocre handyman. She appears outlandish.
  • Wit is a male kobold who is known in the neighborhood as being a reasonably skilled blacksmith. He appears nosy.
  • Nbomd Laughbeast is a male goblin who is known in the city as being a renowned bather. He appears sick.
  • Bit is a male kobold who is known in the world as being a gifted outfitter. He appears loud.
  • Rbet Ghostthand is a male goblin who is known in the region as being a gifted jeweler. He appears clumsy.
  • Mhutzuul Mokkiller is a male bugbear who is known in the region as being a renowned bather. He appears flirtatious.

Travelers [-]

The following travelers are worth mentioning:
  • Jamey Chrissone, a quiet male human. He is a cleric who is finding work as a mercenary.
  • Gazgab Bonesnapper, a shifty female orc. She is a druid who is delivering a message to a thug.

Locales [-]

Establishments [-]

These establishments worthy of mention in Big Gavenshall:

  • The Slippery Troll Textiles [+]
  • The Frosty Helix Temple [+]
  • The Smithy Wine Clinic [+]
  • The Pink Wolfhound Youth Hostel [+]
  • The Ever-full Boar Brewery [+]
  • The Crossed Pig Inc. [+]
  • The Fermented Willow Shop [+]
  • The Slumbering Whisper Study [+]