As Dwilight is an enormous expanse of land and water, it becomes necessary for some kind of meaningful geography to be developed. I have undertaken to develop such a geography based on currently existing accessible information.
- 1 Toprak
- 1.1 Waterways
- 1.2 Forests
- 1.3 Plains
- 1.4 Other
- 1.5 Domains
- 2 Forland
- 3 Occidens
- 3.1 Waterways
- 3.2 Forests
- 3.3 Plains
- 3.4 Other
- 3.5 Domains
- 4 Islands
- 5 Maps
The large, upper eastern landmass.
Sea between Askileon, Giask and Shinnen, bordering North Forland and Toprak Minor.
The Maian Bay
The large bay connecting Xinhai, Aurora and Corsanctum. The cities Aegir and Freke lie at its mouth.
River flowing westwards down from Mt. Black Nastrond, bordering Northnastrond; AKA Nastrond River.
River flowing eastwards down from Mt. Black Nastrond, border Northnastrond; AKA "The Torrent."
Bay of the East
Small salt-water bay in far eastern Toprak, formed by Stratford's peninsula.
Flow of the Balance
River flowing eastwards out of the springs around Balance's Retreat in the Divide Mountains, running by Flowrestown. OOC- if anyone objects to this somewhat punny name, it can be changed easily enough: I just found it too perfect
Dark woodland forming the central part of Northnastrond.
Forests north and west of Unterstrom, including Eisenik, Weinschenk, and Unterstrom Vorstadt. Otherwise known as the Unterwald.
Forsts densely covering the narrow gap between the Divide Mountains and the Great Central Sea, including Shyussei and Nyuushi.
Great Plain of Toprak
Plains stretching from Mamaroneck, Shomrak, and Ashrak in the south to Mt.Black Nastrond in the north, including Dingeselands and the Dalian Expanse; large, generalized area
Fields and plains around Askileon and Poryatown, stretching northwards to the Ironsides Line and south as far as Santoo.
Mountainous region around Balance's retreat in central Toprak.
The desert and wilderness regions west of the Divide Mountains; rarely interpreted to include immediately neighboring rural plains.
Expanse of Toprak stretching from furthest north coastlines around Storm's Keep to either North Divide or Ironsides Line; exact division in dispute
Expanse of Toprak stretching from Santoo in south to either North Divide or Ironsides Line; exact division in dispute; AKA North Forland
Lands north of the narrow isthmus dominated by Mt. Black Nastrond; AKA Nifel Peninsula.
The mid-sized, lower eastern landmass, largely covered by the Palm Sea; known either as Forland for those who see the northern border as Toprak Minor; known as South Forland for those who see northern border as North Forland, thus AKA South Forland
The large, western landmass.
River flowing southwards out of the Dragon's Teeth in northern Occidens; rich in mineral content; AKA "River Dunn"; naming break along political lines, Astrumite name-Chrysal River; Caerwynian name- River Dunn.
River flowing eastwards off the Dragon's Roost in central Occidens; AKA "Draco River."
The Silent Rush
Gulf in the Far West of Occidens; "inland" salt-water body; most powerful tidal forces in Dwilight at mouth.
Forest around Twainville and Rettleville, as far as Odona.
Forest between the Far West and the Great Central Sea, including Inklen, Lavendrow, Mistight, and Faithill.
Forest in the Candiels Peninsula, including Zerujil, Lusitania, and Tubrel.
Forest east of Darfix, including Kaigen, Miniath, Ninith, and Raden.
Forest including Mech Calen and Mech Derris; not including Mech Alb.
Plains stretching from Eregon to Hawoq'y, southwards to Evanburg and Kydonia.
Plains stretching from Chesland south to Candiels, including Celtiberia, Paisly, and Chesney, reflecting the longest-inhabited and most consistently politically stable regions of Maroccidens.
North Shore Plains
Grasslands stretching from K'Dira northwards to Darfix up to the Darfese Forest, all the way east along the coast to Gelene Outskirts and Sabadell, then tracking back to K'Dira along the northern edge of the Dragon's Teeth.
Fields south of Darfix to K'Dira, east as far as Eeborngul and Crotona.
Farmlands from Zereth's western border to the Darfese Forest and Blackrown Flat, including Gaston and Jenith.
Lands from Zereth and Ygg d'Razhuul south to Duil; does not include Shrine of the Seeklander; sometimes including as far south as Mozyr; not Walefishire or Dunnbrook.
Bite of land within the bend of the Chrysal River, including Corridor of Torment, Wallershire, and Vyanar.
Flatlands from Dunnbrook eastwards along the Chrysal River, south along the coast to Kybcyell and the plains of Uppervia, east to include Mech Alb, and then tracing back north along the fringe of the forest; sometimes includes Walefishire.
Plains around Golden Farrow, including Farrowfield and Demyansk, as well as Grazne and Knyazes; sometimes Walefishire.
The Dragon's Teeth
Northern mountain range; highest point at the Mountain of Betrayal; aka the Dark Mountains.
Mountain range bordering the Far West, reaching from the Vakreno Heaps eastwards to Faithill.
Wildlands stretching from the coastline of Walfurgisnact eastwards to Underroot, south as far as Evenfell; AKA "Chaos Wastes"
Lands south of Evenfell and the Root River, as far as Candiels and Paisly.
Furthest south point of Occidens and Maroccidens, northern boundary at Lusitania and Agl.
A number of inhabited lands within or bordering on the Great Central Sea.
Islands hosting the ports of Nebel and Raviel; AKA "The Dragon Islands"
Great Island with Madina; Isle Fatin with Tower Fatmilak.
Inner Sea Islands
Islands within or bordering on the Inner Sea, north of the Great Central Sea
Island bordering the Inner Sea and the Great Central Sea, centered on Libidizedd City.
The North Gate
Island bordering between Inner Sea and the Ocean, presided over by Valkyrja; AKA- "The Stronghold Isle"
- Created by Student Pasha Blatkovetchkin, Asterion of Aquilegia - The original map, known as the "Blatkovetchkin Map"
- Created by Student Hireshmont II Vellos, Senator of Chesney - A simplified terrain map, known as the "Vellos Terrain Map"
- Created by Student Hireshmont II Vellos, Senator of Chesney - A map of "domains," known as the "Vellos Domain Map"
- Created by Student Machiavel Chénier, Ambassador of D'Hara - A map of southern Dwilight's subcontinents.