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Welcome to Hastdale!


Census Data

General Information

  • Pop. Estimate: 510
  • Children: 32.94% (168)
  • Elderly: 9.41% (48)

Racial Breakdown

  • 419 human (82.1%)
  • 83 half-orc (16.2%)
  • 8 other (1.5%)

Misc.

  • 1 Districts
  • 22 Businesses
  • 32 Specialists
  • 66 Residences

Summary [-]

Hastdale is a small village in the Upper Fulman Region with a normal population.

Environment [-]

Geography [-]

This modest small village is lightly populated (896/sq km), covers 0.57 square kilometers, and roughly has a diameter of 851 meters.

Climate [-]

Hastdale has a Dry-Winter Continental climate, which is characterized by warm to cool summers and cold winters, dry winters, and has spring, summer, fall and winter seasons. Winds in the region are strong and the temperature is generally freezing with minor variation. Precipitation is minor, and the sky is mostly cloudy.

Astronomy [-]

Hastdale sees a single star overhead: Mec, an average white star. Hastdale also has no moons. In the night sky, you see two celestial objects: an imposing asteroid belt that has been around for generations and an imposing black hole that has been around for decades.

Cityscape [-]

Walls [-]

Visitors are greeted with a reinforced oak palisade that is 3 meters tall. The city wall protects the core 100% of the city, with 5 towers spread along the 2.86 kilometer wall.

Streets [-]

There are 5 roads leading to Hastdale; 1 road is major. The city is lined with broken cobblestone paths in a fragmented parallel pattern.

Districts [-]

The city includes a market district.

Government [-]

Hastdale is governed through a monarchy, where the supreme power is lodged in the hands of a monarch who reigns with constitutionally limited authority. The government as a whole is seen as magnificently organized. Officials in Hastdale are often seen as decent and the policies are revered. The political influence of Hastdale in the region is consistent due to a thwarted assassination attempt. In times of crisis, the population squabbles amongst themselves.

Leader [-]

Hastdale is ruled by Raja Wiz Cogglebun. The Raja has been in power for several years and is loved by the people. There is minor opposition to the Raja and policies. The right to rule was granted by revolution, and that power is maintained through the ignorance of the plebeian society.

Laws [-]

Laws are enforced by a grifters, but are loosely enforced. Justice is served by a kangaroo court, with a common punishment being execution.

Crime [-]

Crime is common. The most common crime is fraud. The imprisonment rate is 1.18% of the population (6 adults).

Military [-]

Hastdale has a neutral attitude towards the military. Their standing army of 72 citizens (14.25%) is at the ready, with a reserve force of 34 (6.75%). Of the active duty military, 2 (3.25%) are special forces. Due to their neutral attitude and reinforced palisade, Hastdale is moderately fortified. Hastdale fighters are revered for their use of javelins in battle. They are hated for their frenzied fighting and are considered tolerably skilled in battle.

Economy [-]

The economy in Hastdale is currently flourishing.

Resources [-]

Hastdale is known for the following resources:

  • Ancient vegetable patches that are avoided by witches. Darvarlleu Duskwhisper said one might dig up a chest containing small lyres buried near there.
  • Bat clouds that are avoided by wenches. The locals speak of piles of penis sheathes in a dungeon.
  • An old tower inhabited by dangerous clams that are frequented by wenches. The locals speak of piles of kitten mittens buried near there.

Culture [-]

Legends [-]

Around town you'll hear the following legends:
  • In times past, a demon named Nbuk wandered the field. They say that if you see him, you will be stricken blind.
  • In the olden days, the villagers of Yellowshall lived in harmony. Things were quiet, but one day Ciriest Entrasinger the wizard slayed a local hero. The villagers tried to kill Ciriest Entrasinger, but were caught. Along came a bugbear named Brus Rantmouth, who was a valiant knight. Brus had a plan to trick the wizard by making a wager with Ciriest Entrasinger. When Brus Rantmouth faced the wizard, Brus Rantmouth killed the wizard.

Events [-]

Hastdale is a lively city with many opportunities available.

Job Postings [-]

You'll find the following job postings:
  • Required: Bored? Seasonal farm hands requested to help local farms bring in their harvest. No pay until task is completed successfully. Will owe you a huge favor. Contact Tavule Armispire.
  • Help Needed: Bloide has been kidnapped! Generous payment for safe return. Will owe you a huge favor. Discretion required. Contact Larnaltars Myrthdrake.
  • Require an instructor learned in sorcery to tutor my child. Length of job expected to be short. Will owe you a huge favor. Contact Haatthil Frosthunter.
  • Scholar seeks rare supplies: Scholar unable to gather medical supplies due to age, seeks trustworthy agents to gather materials for research. Mild danger may be involved. Will reward you with a land deed. Contact Grumdal Blackring.
  • Looking for work? Bounty for beaky brain monsters, dead or alive. Serious inquiries only. Will reward you with valuable information. No pay until task is completed successfully. Contact Shuglurz Headnor.
  • Looking for something new? Laborer required to bring stones to the castle. Wagon provided. Opportunity to earn a title. Length of job expected to be short. Contact Habzog Legcrusher.
  • Wanted: Merchant seeks caravan master, cartographer, navigator, and experienced mercenaries for trade expedition. Will pay in gold. No pay until task is completed successfully. Contact Glashuul Legcrusher.
  • Wanted: sharpshooting contest this weekend. Special prize for first place finish. Reward is a priceless heirloom. Contact Tmadr Wormrender for more information.

People [-]

The people in Hastdale despise outsiders.

Citizens [-]

The following citizens are worth mentioning:
  • Don Clayett is a male human who is known in the region as being a decent mercer. He appears authoritarian.
  • Davey Wiler is a male human who is known in the region as being a renowned carpenter. He appears grieving.
  • Dane Matgton is a female human who is known in the world as being a decent cutler. She appears fashion concious.
  • Khar Neckkiller is a female half-orc who is known in the neighborhood as being a skilled mercenary. She appears violent.
  • Joe Wilson is a female human who is known in the world as being a laughably skilled painter. She appears beligerent.
  • Jam Clayerley is a male human who is known in the region as being a decent good samaritan. He appears embittered.
  • Troz Headkiller is a male half-orc who is known in that part of town as being a gifted undertaker. He appears mopey.
  • Micke Barridge is a female human who is known in the region as being a laughably skilled navigator. She appears treasure-obsessed.
  • Krosa Bonebreaker The Cruel is a male half-orc who is known in the neighborhood as being a gifted priest. He appears nervous.
  • Davey VanSimonield is an androgynous human who is known in the neighborhood as being a poorly skilled tinker. It appears authoritarian.

Travelers [-]

The following travelers are worth mentioning:
  • Thanud Legripper, a trusting male half-orc. He is a bard who is here to destroy a misconception.
  • Dan Bartonson, a gosipy female half-orc. She is a bard who is seeing the world.

Locales [-]

Establishments [-]

These establishments worthy of mention in Hastdale:

  • The Puking Giant Our Motto Is the Buckle Stops Here [+]
  • The Gray Jane Inc. [+]
  • The Perfumed Eagle Wine Shoppe [+]
  • The Deepwater Pipe Inc. [+]
  • The Weary Twins Rug Shop [+]
  • The Plaid Oarhouse Hostel [+]
  • The Rampaging Frog Group [+]
  • The Screaming Hops Timberyard [+]
  • The Naughty Hatchet [+]
  • The Blind Dungeon Scribe [+]