Nations of Otep

The the following are all known major nations in the World of Otep, sorted in alphabetical order by nation name (ignoring "The"). This document is meant as a quick reference guide. All statistics are as of 530 GD.

Format

Nation's Official name
Location: The continent/country the nation is contained within.
Capital: The nation's primary administrative center.
Government Type: How the nation is run.
Current Ruler(s): The holder or holders of the nation's highest office.
Founded In: The year the nation was founded.
Dominant Race/Races: The most common sentient race(s) within the nation's boundaries.
Dominant Religion: The god or gods most commonly worshiped in the nation.
Allied With: Other nations the nations has a strong alliance with. "Allied with" generally denotes a strong cultural attachment between the nations and usually indicates willingness for one nation to go to war to support the other.
Friendly With: Other nations the nation has a small but positive association with. Nations that are friendly with one another generally enjoy trade but do not have strong ties.
Neutral With: Denotes nations the nation has no strong stance on. Trade may or may not be present.
Unfriendly With: Denotes nations the nation passively opposes. This opposition is usually in the form trade tariffs and the like.
At War With: Denotes nations the nation is actively opposing.

Major Nations

The Free Nations

Location:Otep
Capital: Boss' Rest
Government Type: Anarchy
Current Ruler: Boss Eli
Founded In: circa 1 GD
Dominant Race: N/A
Dominant Religion: Churches of the Cloaked Lady and the Platinum Lord
Allied With: Gwideo Empire, Sea Bulls
Friendly With: None
Neutral With: Vashistan, Sol
Unfriendly With: None
At War With: Jungle of the Abyss

Gwideo Empire

Location:Otep (Northeast)
Capital: Whiteport
Government Type: Absolute Monarchy
Current Ruler: Emperor Gwideon IX
Founded In: circa 1 GD
Dominant Races: Human, Halfling, Aasimar
Dominant Religion: Churches of the Cloaked Lady and the Platinum Lord
Allied With: Free Nations, Sea Bulls
Friendly With: Vashistan
Neutral With: None
Unfriendly With: Sol
At War With: Jungle of the Abyss

Jungle of the Abyss

Location: Otep (South)/The Abyss
Capital: The Gaping Maw, 88th level of the Abyss
Government Type: Theocracy
Current Ruler: Demogorgon, Prince of Demons
Founded In: circa 1 GD/The Dawn of Time
Dominant Races: Human, Demon
Dominant Religion: Cult of the Two-Headed Serpent
Allied With: None
Friendly With: None
Neutral With: None
Unfriendly With: Sol, Underdark
At War With: Gwideo Empire, Free Nations, Sea Bulls

Sea Bulls

Location: Western Ocean and Eastern Ocean
Capital: Primordial Isle
Government Type: Confederation
Current Ruler: Admiral Bronze
Founded In: circa 20 GD
Dominant Race: N/A
Dominant Religion: N/A
Allied With: Free Nations, Gwideo Empire
Friendly With: Vashistan
Neutral With: None
Unfriendly With: Sol
At War With: Jungle of the Abyss

Sol

Location: Sol (~90% of continent)
Capital: Unknown
Government Type: Unknown, suspected to be Oligarchy
Current Ruler: The Shadow Sage
Founded In: Unknown
Dominant Race: Presumably Human
Dominant Religion: The Shadow God
Allied With: None (known)
Friendly With: None (known)
Neutral With: Free Nations
Unfriendly With: Gwideo Empire, Underdark, Sea Bulls, Jungle of the Abyss
At War With: Vashistan

Underdark

Location: Otep (subterranean)
Capital: Orfan's Rest
Government Type: Meritocracy
Current Ruler: Uncle Orfan
Founded In: circa 1 GD
Dominant Races: Underfolk, Gnome, Dwarf, Drome
Dominant Religion: N/A
Allied With: None
Friendly With: None
Neutral With: Free Nations, Sea Bulls, Vashistan
Unfriendly With: Sol, Gwideo Empire
At War With: Jungle of the Abyss, Grimstone Empire

Vashistan

Location: Sol (extreme North)
Capital: Nevinski-Novgorod
Government Type: Socialist Republic
Current Ruler: Tsar Vladimir Kristov
Founded In: 24 GD
Dominant Race: Dragonborn
Dominant Religion: Church of Bahamut, the Platinum Dragon
Allied With: None
Friendly With: Gwideo Empire, Sea Bulls
Neutral With: Free Nations, Underdark
Unfriendly With: Jungle of the Abyss
At War With: Sol

Minor Nations

Bella Romana

Location: Corellium (formerly Gra)
Capital: Bella Romana
Government Type: Oligarchy
Current Ruler: Council of Seven
Founded In: 523 GD (rededicated), circa -3000 GD (initial founding)
Dominant Race: Eladrin
Dominant Religion: Church of Corellon
Allied With: None
Friendly With: Gwideo Empire, Vashistan, Dwarven Empire of Corellium, Dreamer's Hideaway
Neutral With: Free Nations, Sea Bulls
Unfriendly With: Sol, Jungle of the Abyss
At War With: Gra stragglers

Dreamer's Hideway

Location: Varies (Flying city)
Capital: Dreamer's Hideaway
Government Type: Oligarchy
Current Ruler: The Senate of Poets
Founded In: circa -2500 GD
Dominant Races: Eladrin, Elves, Fey
Dominant Religion: N/A
Allied With: None
Friendly With: Bella Romana
Neutral With: All other nations
Unfriendly With: None
At War With: None

Grimstone Empire

Location: Otep: Subterranean
Capital: The Hole
Government Type: Communal Thrall Society
Current Ruler: The Elder Brain
Founded In: Circa 100 GD
Dominant Races: Duergar, Illithid, Thrall Races
Dominant Religion: Thoon
Allied With: None
Friendly With: Merchant Lords of Murkeye.
Neutral With: None
Unfriendly With: Gwideo Empire, Free Nations, Jungles of the Abyss
At War With: Underdark

Once Lost

Location: Eastern Ocean
Capital: Rel'Yeh
Government Type: Direct Democracy
Current Ruler: N/A
Founded In: 74 GD
Dominant Race: Once Lost (Aberration/Demon hybrids infused with goodness)
Dominant Religion: Cult of Saint Toudeilibach
Allied With: None
Friendly With: Sea Bulls, Gwideo Empire, Darfellun Empire, Aventi Empire
Neutral With: Free Nations, Vashistan, Bella Romana
Unfriendly With: Sol, Jungle of the Abyss
At War With: None

Werebear Colony

Location: Free Nations
Capital: N/A
Government Type: Tribal Monarchy
Current Ruler: King Bobo
Founded In: 452 GD
Dominant Race: Lycanthropes
Dominant Religion: N/A
Allied With: Free Nations
Friendly With: Sea Bulls, Gwideo Empire
Neutral With: Vashistan, Bella Romana
Unfriendly With: Sol
At War With: Jungle of the Abyss

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