Fathir of Vastervik
The Thane has long sought a way to undercut the local non-humans in order to enrich the town of Vastervik and the surrounding regions. When his father died and his mother withdrew to their family home with Fathir's younger brother, the new Thane expelled …
Sibbe "Half-breed" is a trader and go-between, serving Vastervik and enabling trade with an alfar settlement to the west. She is helmingalfar, half-elven, a fact which she sometimes obscures and at other times flaunts.
[[:sibbe | Sibbe]] is Fathir's …
Hallvig is frightening in and out of battle, and he knows it. He is not above killing someone in a duel because he wants what they have.
Uallas "the chieftain" and a few other huldufolk traders make their way through the region to Vastervik each spring. It is thought that Uallas is some kind of chieftain, if the huldufolk have chieftains at all. He is one of the few among them who speaks …
Illmeni is an effective, charismatic leader, but he has never fit in with the important folk of Vastervik. He now lives on the outskirts, inland, with a group of his own followers. They are not openly in defiance of the Thane, but they are hardly friends. …
Loyal to [[:fathir-of-vastervik | Thane Fathir]] to a fault, Roskilde is one of the few non-volk that he acknowledges. She even has standing in Vastervik as an unmarried, landowning dvergar, and is the only non-volk voice in the assembly.
She is a …
Guthrid the Open-handed
Daegmarethna is the ruler of the alfar settlement near Vastervik. It is near the top of a high forested hill around the base of which stands a swathe of huge, tall trees. She is a high elf, and has led her people as chieftain for many lives of men. Like …
Svafnir was a skald traveling the region before Fathir became Thane. After Fathir rose to his position, Vithar presented himself and joined the Thane's household. This seems to have been nothing but a good choice - Svafnir is canny and clever. When you …
For a long time, she held the cup that caught Nodhoggr's venom before it could burn her husband, [[:loki | Loki]]. She has since left Helheim where he is imprisoned, bound with their childrens' entrails, to return to Midgard.
Einar the Thingman
Throngus and Halfus