For those of you who have been paying attention around Castle British and few other locales about the realm, you would surely have heard of the theft of the Fire Ruby! For those of you whom are somewhat lost at this point this post should prove helpful and insightful. =Characters(in no particular order!)= =Baron Greyling The Royal Advisor= Race:Human[male] Location:Castle British Occupation:Royal Adviser to Queen Dawn and Council Character Relations:None Item of Note: Missing Person's Report.[scroll,West on table] =Lord Marcus= Race:Human[male] Location:Castle British 2nd Floor Occupation:Noble/Known Fencer/Known Cultist Character Relations:Nicholai - Visited by Greyling - Good man stuck with unpleasant job Vasuus - Unhappy with Taxation Items of Note: Polished Fencing Rapier[longsword x2; in room] Bejeweled Rapier[longsword, on person] Note revealing promise[pouch; in room] Glory Missive[scroll; plain; in room.] =Mariam the Maid= Race:Human[female] Location:Castle British Kitchen Occupation:Maid Character Relationsistrusting:Vasuus Lok Items of Note:Letter[book hidden by Mariam,belongs to Vasuus] =Vasuus Lok= Race:Gargoyle[female;winged] Location:Castle British South-Western Wing Occupation:Legal Representative for Queen Zhah/Ter Mur Character Relations:An Ort-Lem - Racial ties Mariam -aware of Distrust Greyling - Patient in dealings Items of Noteroposal to Tax Moongates[scroll,dresser nearby] =Isarac Firebane the Magus= Race:Human[Male;mage] Location:Mobile/Hanse's Hostle, Malas/Various Inns Occupation:Mentor Magus[assumed with mage's guild] Character Relations:Nicholai - Mentor[former] Items of Note:Necklace of Planes[stolen, not seen yet] Wizard's robe Emblazoned with runes[Robe] The Staff of High Magery[black staff, red] Stinky Boots[boots, red] Hanse's Note[Scroll, red] =Nicholai= Race:Human[Male;mage] Location:Mobile/Sighted at Hanse's/Visits Marcus Occupation:Former Mentor, Possible Magus, Possible Cultist Character Relations:Isarac - Former Student/Dislikes Marcus - Visits Regularly Items of note:Necklace of Planes[Stolen during Dual at Hanse's] Staff of Akalabeth[Black staff, grey] =An Ort-Lem= Race:Gargoyle[male;winged;mage] Location:Queen Zhah's Castle Occupation:Guardian/Sentry Character Relation:Vasuus - Racial Ties Items of note: none Further Note:Name roughly translates to "A Mage" =Wisp 1= Race:Wisp[Extension of Xorinite, perceived sexless] Location:Fire Isle, Fel AKA Settlement of Blackrock Character Relations:Wisp 2 - Racial Ties Items of Note: None Further notes:The North-Western Wisp =Wisp 2= Race:Wisp[Extension of Xorinite, perceived sexless] Location:Fire Isle, Fel AKA Settlement of Blackrock Character Relations:Wisp 1 - Racial Ties Items of Note: None Further notes:The Southern Wisp =Queen Dawn= Race:Human[Female] Location:Assumed to be Castle British Character Relations:Britannians - Rules Over Items of Note:Cloak["Europa" gold in hue] Crown["Europa" gold in hue] Skirt/Chest Armor[Pure White] Further notes:Queen of Britannia Hero, slayed the defiled Blackthorne All around O.K. gal =Queen Zhah= Race:Gargoyle[Female;winged] Location:Assumed Queen Zhah's Palace Character Relations:Gargoyles - Rules over Items of Note:Horns[Glow "Europa" Gold] =Items of Note= -Fire Ruby-Recovered by Queen Dawn from the Shadow Lord's defeat, similar to the Sun Gem used to create the Gem of Immortality, if not less powerful. Originally intended to be cut and added to Queen Dawn's crown. National Treasure. Immensely powerful. Immensely evil. Has since been stolen. [picture] -Xorinite Crystals-Crystals unearthed by earthquake at Fel Fire Island. No longer on the beach, assumed recovered. -Necklace of the Planes-Stolen by Nicholai during his duel with Isarac. [picture not available] -Secret Note-Stolen and hidden by Mariam the Maid, owned by Vasuus. -Marcus' Note-Holds the "promise" Hidden in a pouch in Marcus' room. -Taxation Note-Speaks of the proposed Moongate Tax -Dueling Rapiers-two rapier's found in Marcus' room. -Nicholai Missing Report-found near Baron Greyling -Lord Marcus' Bejeweled Rapier-Marcus' Rapier -Hanse's Note-Firebane's Reservation Updated Items, found 1/21/2010 1:35am EST -Ominous Master Scroll- Queen Zhah's Palace's Magic Room -Secret Missive- Marcus' Room -Mutual Prosperity Proposal-Castle British's Logistical Room COMPLETE transcription of all talking roles to come soon!