Stefan II (Glory 6,820): Stefan is Oychet Orzelek, the elected leader of the plemia. He was so elected this past winter by the plemia seym, which met in the wake of the disastrous Battle of Grunemunde. Stefan’s father, Stefan I, led Kalin’s forces in the …
(Glory 2,083; APP 17): Born 1026. Oycheta Donya is a younger daughter of Leonti, the Voivode of Gablenz. She is remarkably beautiful and excels at the womanly arts of handicrafts, but most say that it is her shrewd political instincts that Stefan values …
Born 1044. The oldest surviving child of the oychet is Vasily, a healthy and clever nine-year-old. His older brother Stefan died before he was three years old, but Vasily has thus far avoided major illness or accident.
Born 1045. Olga is a quiet, pretty, serious girl who has shown an unseemly interest in book-learning, raising fears that she has a vocation in the clergy.
A sickly girl, Rada has somehow managed to survive to the age of six despite a severe bout of palsy that left her right leg stunted and twisted.
Sir Athalwulf (3,458 Glory): Born As the leader of the most prominent Dürnish family in the plemia and the holder of several wealthy manors, Athalwulf occupies a place of prominence despite his relative youth and inexperience. Many of pure Bezdan …
Sir Dobromil (8,484 Glory): Born 1008. The most glorious knight to survive Grunemunde, Dobromil might have been expected to be elected oychet had he not lost a leg at that battle – when the election was held, his survival was still very much in doubt. The …
Sir Matsay (Glory 4,900): Born 986. Grand-uncle of Stefan II and a veteran of many campaigns, Matsay is the castellan of Dulik Castle, which guards a strategic ford of the Makellos River. Although too old to take the field, his mind is still sharp and …
Lady Kassya (Glory 3,203; APP 12): Born 999. Kassya’s third husband was killed at Grunemunde, and she seems to be in no hurry either to marry again or permit a family seym to elect a new leader. Being thrice-widowed she is legally able to lead a family on …