Aeternus A grey substance that burns without air. It produces little light, but even a small amount lasts for centuries
Algor An icy substance that some humans can conjure on their bodies or on something they are touching.
Algus A human that has supernatural abilities, including ability to conjure algor, and greater speed and reaction times in combat
Azure Legion The army of the rakkan city Azuria
Black Legion The elite army of Margalvia
(the) Blades Refers to the Twin Blades of Trogus, two magical swords that are wielded by a rakkan overlord
Branz Legion The army of the rakkan city Branz
Burwine An alcoholic drink made from burning wine
Cogi Goman magic that allows them to read and alter memories with a touch, and to see their own future memories
Commander Leaders of groups of rakkans, appointed by the Warlord
Crest (silver) Coin. Unit of currency in Torian Empire
Diagathic Order A human religion that believes in a Duality, Agathos (God of Justice) and Dianoia (Goddess of Mind)
Escort An animal companion some of the algus have with a psychic link to them.
Ferven A fiery substance that rakkans can conjure on their skin or something they’re touching
Firewater A strong alcoholic drink
Goman A human-like race of people that live on a separate island and are rarely seen in the human lands. They have no mouths and communicate by telepathy. Rakkans are immune to all their powers.
Kuraminium A very heavy metal that can resist the heat of ferven. It is very strong and only wielded by rakkans due to the weight.
(Red) Militia The militia fighters of Margalvia, used when larger armies are needed.
Numbered The name given to the army Archimedes grew by altering the minds of algus and soldiers to make them his puppets. They are so named because he replaced their names with simply numbers.
Rakkan A human-like race of people characterised by their pale skin, aversion to sunlight, and large black irises that give them excellent night vision. They are much stronger than humans and most have ferven magic.
Regent Title for the ruler of a city as appointed by the King of the Torian Empire
Royal Roads A road network built across the Torian Empire with relay stations to allow fast travel of messages
Staff of Arria A blackened, charred staff which saps a rakkan’s strength and magic.
Swift A horse with the same supernatural speed as an algus
Tears (of the Weeping Plant) A fluid extracted from a plant which acts as a pain killer and sedative
Torian Empire The empire of Toria, the most powerful city, headed by the King.
Urukan Treaty A treaty signed by every rakkan city which allows access to the Urukan Mine for all in designated areas and forbids any combat within it
Viridian Legion The army of the rakkan city Viridia
Warlord Title for the ruler of a rakkan city