Aqualon World Updates

  • Additional Daily Fact Updates
    Mar 11, 2023

    Aqualon facts #8-#15 have been updated with more content and better prose as well. Preparations for regular video uploads with voiced facts and lore are well-underway.

  • Updating old Daily Aqualon Facts
    Mar 10, 2023

    Aqualonfacts #1 - #7 have been updated with improved prose and/or additional lore in preparation for audio recordings to come. (Find Aqualon Facts on the Aqualon Discord)

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    Oct 21, 2022

    The World Anvil article category widget is now correctly rendered in articles on this site. This makes the Encyclopedia Aqualonia article much more useful.

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Featured Novel

The Storm Winds of Glazglubin

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"There's a monster in every man, boy. Within me, there is a host, and one day, it'll be yours to command." Too often these days, Kenji's mind turns to the words of his accursed father. When he fled the Old Country, he thought he had left the monsters behind, but now he sees them every day in the eyes of his friend and mentor. His world is about to crumble in a spasm of eldritch magic, and though he can see the face of his undoing so clearly in his nightmares, deep down, he knows that the first blow has already been struck.
As the tendrils of a soul plague lay claim on Aqualon's oldest and most powerful magocracy, the Lord of Wind, Kenji Sokolow, is cast down from his high tower, pressed to rally whatever forces he can find. But first, he has to survive...

Featured Short Story

The Black Priest of Rastrowel

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A gripping short story from the life of Lyn, a young girl in the care of two HJT Ferries, ships mages for hire, which operate from their office on the island of Rastrowel, the highly religious birth place of the Church of Pure Souls.

Faced with prejudice against mages every day, Lyn's winning personality and innocence keep her well within the good graces of her peers, until a Black Priest, an inquisitor of the Church takes notice of her...

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A Synopsis of the World

Seventeen centuries of peace have allowed the people of Aqualon to flourish. Since the Great War, now known as the Age of Heroes, when the Old Gods rose up once more in vain, the world has become prosperous: powerful magocracies in the Middle Lands are going through a magical industrial revolution and rich tapestries of cultures flourish in the Yamato Mountain Range and the Seventeen Yonder Islands. These lie in the Corsic Ocean of the Ocean Belt beyond the 150 kilometer band of iron, the Iron Belt, which rings the planet around its equator.

And isolated from the rest: two technocracies so far beyond them that they could be thought to live in a world of their own. They are divided by their opposing views on integrating magic and technology, yet united in their quest for knowledge.

But who would have thought that none of these would start the next great war?
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Browse Aqualon's countless lore articles below: Fantasy, Scifi, Horror, Mystery; there is enough to suit any palate and sate any appetite.

Special Thanks

There are a few people and services I would like to mention here and give special thanks to, because they have made this project possible or that much better. Thank you all, you are amazing.

My Patrons

I would like to thank these people in particular for going out of their way to financially support my writing, you are awesome!

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My Brilliant Editor

Bastian Jonas (Tosh / DarkListener)

The World Anvil Community

You guys are amazing and I love you. I have gotten so much great feedback and suggestions here, and enjoyed chatting with each and everyone of you. You have created so many brilliant worlds, this place is truly a garden of creativity.

Brilliant Resources


World Anvil
This site is amazing, never stop being awesome Dimitris and Janet!

Is it weird to thank Pixabay? I don’t think so. Many illustrations and headers I have designed for my articles were made possible by the broad access to CC0 and public domain images provided by their amazing service!

Cartography Resources

StarRaven, Armamentz, Ramah
For providing these, these, and these amazing cartography brushes. StarRaven’s mountainscapes are amazing and were vital for my design of the Yamato Mountain Range, and even though I have not yet used Rahma’s brushes, I am already thanking him for providing them, because the building brushes are absolutely stunning and I wish I had found them sooner! I also wish to make a shout-out to the Cartographers Guild in general because these guys are incredible. The resources they provide have made my mapmaking possible and I am immensely grateful for that.

Poetry on Aqualon

Glint Stray in the Void

Short Poems

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Short Stories

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