The Cretack family is a fairly unknown family, Being led by the young and cautious Venturo. The believe in family above all else, and intend to strengthen the family name. They have their own inner hierarchy, and gain rank through The Right of Battle. The Right of Battle is not very dangerous, having evolved from a bloody sport used by his ancestors. Two opponents stand face to face and bash each other with padded swords until one falls from exhaustion, or can no longer raise his arm to swing the weapon.
Venturo Cretack is the head of the Cretack Family, having assumed the lead by Right of Battle. He is strong willed, yet seemingly laid back. His views, like the rest of his family, is only he strong of body and mind should lead. He is a born leader and a strong influence in his own circle. Becoming a noble is still odd to him, and the battle for control through politics is strange. But through this strangeness, he stands tall, learning what he must to survive in this society.