Welcome to Bonanow!

Census Data

General Information

  • Pop. Estimate: 185
  • Children: 12.97% (24)
  • Elderly: 23.24% (43)

Racial Breakdown

  • 124 troglodyte (67%)
  • 29 mindflayer (15.6%)
  • 29 hobgoblin (15.6%)
  • 2 kobold (1%)
  • 1 other (0.5%)


  • 2 Districts
  • 3 Businesses
  • 3 Specialists
  • 21 Residences

Summary [-]

Bonanow is a hamlet in the Lorrananti Territory with a monster population.

Environment [-]

Geography [-]

This desolate hamlet is lightly populated (457/sq km), covers 0.40 square kilometers, and roughly has a diameter of 713 meters.

Climate [-]

Bonanow has a Temperate Deciduous Forest climate, which is characterized by warm and wet summers with mild and dry winters, and has prevernal, spring, summer, monsoon, autumn and winter seasons. Winds in the region are breezy and the temperature is generally unbearably cold with moderate variation. Precipitation is heavy, and the sky is clear.

Astronomy [-]

Bonanow sees a single star overhead: Wonel, a small yellow star. Bonanow also has no moons. In the night sky, you see a celestial object: an imposing nebula that has been around for generations.

Cityscape [-]

Walls [-]

No walls currently surround the city.

Streets [-]

There are 3 roads leading to Bonanow; 2 roads are major. The city is lined with muddy dirt tracks in a grid pattern.

Districts [-]

The city is broken into the following districts: market and military.

Government [-]

Bonanow 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 Bonanow are often seen as honorable and the policies are hated. The political influence of Bonanow in the region is steadfast due to a thwarted assassination attempt. In times of crisis, the population cowers in fear.

Leader [-]

Bonanow is ruled by Sovereign Kzurm Foulshadow. The Sovereign has been in power for several decades and is praised by the people. There is hostile opposition to the Sovereign and policies. The right to rule was granted by divine will, and that power is maintained through a fair and just legal system.

Laws [-]

Laws are enforced by a local thugs, and are strictly enforced. Justice is served by a kangaroo court, with a common punishment being torture.

Crime [-]

Crime is rare. The most common crime is fraud. The imprisonment rate is 0.54% of the population (1 adult).

Military [-]

Bonanow has a laid back attitude towards the military. Their standing army of 25 citizens (14%) is at the ready, with a reserve force of 12 (7%). Of the active duty military, 0 (3.75%) are special forces. Due to their laid back attitude and lack of defensible wall, Bonanow is tolerably fortified. Bonanow fighters are respected for their use of throwing daggers in battle. They are revered for their rigid formations and are considered poorly skilled in battle.

Economy [-]

The economy in Bonanow is currently uncertain.

Resources [-]

Bonanow is known for the following resources:

  • Bamboo patches that are frequented by vampires.
  • A haunted battle field inhabited by dangerous kittens that are visited frequently by magic users. Rumors tell of a chest containing small lyres in a tomb nearby.

Culture [-]

Legends [-]

Around town you'll hear the following legends:
  • Legends tell of Alatinne's Cat, a special cat with the ability to solve any riddle. It was stolen from a locked vault.
  • In the days of yore, a serial killer named Ugan roamed the woods. Commoners say that if you confront him, you will never be seen again.
  • Long ago, the royals of Wadbova lived in harmony. Things were quiet, but one day an evil serial killer named Trus Damnshredder stole a priceless heirloom. The royals tried to stop the serial killer, but didn't get close. Along came a scattered human named Dones Roserell, who was a skilled storyteller. Dones had a plan to trick the serial killer by making a wager with Trus Damnshredder. When Dones Roserell faced the serial killer, Dones Roserell killed the serial killer and was killed in the process.
  • Long, long ago, a Pooka roamed the region. They say that the Pooka will offer you sweets, then eat you.
  • In olden times, a cyclops named Ghezor lingered in the woods when the wind blows from the south. They say that if you see her, you will be stricken deaf.

Events [-]

Bonanow is a lively city with many opportunities available.

Job Postings [-]

You'll find the following job postings:
  • Help Needed: Looking for work? Druid seeks apprentice. References required. Reward is a secret. Contact Tilra.
  • I'm looking for a Negotiator. Prior experience with troublesome toads required. Serious inquiries only. Mild danger may be involved. Opportunity to earn a title. Contact Micke Sheling.
  • Laborer required to bring stones to the castle. Wagon provided. Reward is a priceless heirloom. Prior experience required. Contact Nbzar Metalshadow if interested.
  • whiskey tester wanted. Will owe you a huge favor. Contact Mickic Claywood for further details.
  • Needed: Tudbok Darkfury has been kidnapped! Generous payment for safe return. Mild danger may be involved. Reward available. Contact Thrurog Skullsnapper.
  • I have gremlins in my basement, plz halp! Length of job expected to be short. Will owe you a huge favor. Contact Vothzer.
  • Needed: Looking for something new? I'm looking for a Negotiator. Prior experience with troublesome stirge required. Will owe you a huge favor. Contact Illrigiyn Eythergale.

People [-]

The people in Bonanow despise outsiders.

Citizens [-]

The following citizens are worth mentioning:
  • Nbexn Giantslay is a male hobgoblin who is known in the neighborhood as being a gifted rugmaker. He appears fashion concious.
  • Flupair is a male mindflayer who is known in the world as being a mediocre rugmaker. He appears thick.
  • Gozg is a male troglodyte who is known in the world as being a reasonably skilled leatherworker. He appears outlandish.
  • Naruk Wormmouth is a female hobgoblin who is known in the region as being a horribly skilled watercarrier. She appears violent.
  • Fax is a female kobold who is known in that part of town as being a skilled ropemaker. She appears beligerent.
  • Xuadr Damnhand is a male hobgoblin who is known in the city as being a mediocre locksmith. He appears cautious.
  • Vothg is a male troglodyte who is known in the world as being a renowned armorer. He appears authoritarian.
  • Tilraz is a female troglodyte who is known in the neighborhood as being a laughably skilled glassmaker. She appears guilty.
  • Waerrl is a male mindflayer who is known in the neighborhood as being a reasonably skilled fishmonger. He appears vengeful.

Travelers [-]

The following travelers are worth mentioning:
  • Rbun Greatkill, an unreliable male hobgoblin. He is a fighter who is delivering a message to a ruler.
  • Grin'ith, an unreliable female mindflayer. She is an adept who is following rumors of riches.

Locales [-]

Establishments [-]

These establishments worthy of mention in Bonanow:

  • The Open Monk Charcoalers [+]
  • The Perfumed Toad Vineyards [+]
  • The Whirling Grog Meat Handlers [+]
  • The Murdered Octopus Inc. [+]
  • The Dew Dungeon City Guard [+]
  • The Olde Dead Bags [+]
  • The Crazy Cup General Mechandise [+]
  • The Slumbering Peddler Study [+]
  • The Dry Urchin Shoppe [+]