Merlin the Magician is a middle-aged man with
great magical powers who served as an advisor to King
Uther. He is steeped in the druidic lore of Britain,
wise and mysterious, and rightly feared and respected
by everyone with good sense. Merlin’s lord …
Ellen, Countess of Salisbury
Countess Ellen is a competent noblewoman.
She was married to Earl Roderick.
When the Great Betrayal takes the nobility of Britain,
the women, children, and loyal knights are left to
defend their homes and the leaderless realm. Countess
Ellen is one …
Nanteleod, King of Escavalon
King Nanteleod is a brave and vigorous Cymric king who wishes to drive the Saxons out of Britain and become High King.
He is temperate and suspicious, honourable and hospitable, and has always been loyal to his liege. (Previously Uther)
His kingdom of …
Young Mark, Prince of Cornwall
Mark is one of many Cornish princes from the
counties of Britain and Brittany. He is an ambitious
courtier, at this time working diligently for King
He is often seen at court in Sarum, and it is rumoured he wishes to make Countess Ellen his …
Cerdic, King of Wessex
King Cerdic is an accomplished warrior-king from
Saxony, but with a special ancestry: His father was High
King Vortigern (but Cerdic was raised in Germany).
Cerdic is noted for his ambition and his desire to recover
his father’s land; he will do …
Ygraine, 'Queen' of Logres
Lady Ygraine is the most beautiful woman in Britain, despite ageing no women have surpassed the beauty of her in her prime.
the cultured daughter of a petty lord of some little western
island. She came ashore one day and Duke Gorlois fell instantly
Ulfius, Duke of Silchester
Year Born: 452
This neighboring lord of Salisbury is a renowned warrior and was a loyal follower of King Uther. He is one of the most influential lords in Logres
He survived the poisoning at St Albans
Sir Brastias was King Uther’s most trusted man,
the chief of Uther’s bodyguard, whose entire life was
spent protecting the king. He rarely socializes with
anyone but his handpicked guardsmen; he is a gruff,
no-nonsense knight to the extreme.
He is …
Earl Robert of Salisbury
Earl Robert is a young man, newly knighted and
invested as count to attend the tournament of the
Sword in the Stone. The desperate times of the anarchy
have prepared him for his role. He is noted for
his valour and honesty.
he was among the first …
Arthur, The Boy King
This unknown lad is in the service of a new
knight from an unknown land.
In 510 He pulled the Sword from the Stone and began a Military campaign to secure his throne.
Lot, King of Lothian
King Lot is a wily lord with many skills. Dangerous
in combat, he has won many battles in the north.
He has the loyalty, or at least the obedience, of all
the northern kings, as well as the fealty of many of
the wild Pictish tribes of the Highlands.