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Lunathion, otherwise known as Crescent City, is a wild and dangerous city. It is located on the continent of Valbara.


Lunathion had been built as a model of the ancient coastal city around the Rhagan Sea, displayed as a near-exact replica that included its sandstone walls, the arid climate, the olive groves and little farms that lined distant hills beyond the city borders to the north, and down to the great temple for a patron goddess. However, the city had been updated by Micah Domitus who viewed it not only as a tribute to the old model, but also as a place for the future to thrive in.

For Lunathion's temple, the city's patron goddess, Luna, was crafted from a single block of marble hewn from the famed Caliprian Quarries by the Melanthos River up north. The temple was the first thing built upon the city's founding five hundred years ago. The location of the city was selected precisely because of the way the Istros River bends through the land in the shape of a crescent. This is why the city is sometimes referred to as Crescent City.

There are seven gates in the city, each set along a ley line running through Lunathion. They had been designed as a quick way for the guards in the districts to speak to each other centuries ago. People merely had to place a hand against the golden disk in the center of the pad and spoke, the wielder's voice would travel to the other Gates, a gem lighting up with the district from which the voice originated. Today the gates are used as a tourist attraction, due to technology such as mobile phones.

Known Residents

Known Information

  • Sarah has stated in an interview that Lunathion is a modern city, whose citizens have modern technology. [1]
  • Lunathion is sitting on Valbara's southeastern coast—midway up a peninsula called the Hand for the shape of the arid, mountainous land that jutted out.
  • Lunathion is noted as the only place in all of Midgard where humans have some rights.