“One man had a vision and almost 5 decades later, through hard decisions, it became a reality baptized in blood.”
In 1249 after years of dedicated and at times brutal campaigning by the 1st Alliance, ending in a large bloody clash with The Torch, at . Solvarr 'Svartholtr was crowned temporary High King of The Realm, repeated in a grand election ceremony in 1250 in the new city of Grimsborg. According to certain sources the scheming for this began prior the small in 1208. In 1266 Solvarr ‘Black Oak’ Svartholtr resigned.
1266 saw the crowning of the successor of The Realm father, and as 2nd High King the lords elected Methil 'Paladin' Manour, who in 1274 was outvoted in what was seen as a scandalous, yet democratic, coup.
In 1274 the 3rd High King, The Great Invasion surged forth and killed the young High King and pilaged The Realm.was crowned due backing of quite a large portion of lesser lords and some organizations hoping for a puppet to steer. He was indeed the puppet and under his rule The Realm began to crack open. So, in 1277, 1st june,
During the early 80’s several kings flocked and began a serious pressure towards the Invaders and in 1282 at the time of the 8th Fair of The Realm. Solvarr ‘Black Oak’ Svartholtr as one of the few former kings alive accepted to one last time lead the allied forces of The Realm.
In 1283, during his second reign, Solvarr ‘Black Oak’ Svartholtr and the allied forces managed to deliver a victorious blow to the foes at the Battle of Weeping Plains. After which Solvarr ‘Black Oak’ Svartholtr once again resigned leaving the High King seat vacant until the 9th Fair of The Realm.
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Every leap year the High King attend a grand Fair of The Realm arranged by one of the Guilds of said sponsors Country benefit greatly from gained long distance trade concessions. At the fair all law rulings since last fair is discussed and in a refined state, added to the Law of The Realm. Copies made by Scribes are handed to all attending and sent to those not able to be present. Thus the laws are binding for all, from the last day of the fair.sworn to The Realm. Despite the costs tied to this, the que of willing sponsors is high. At the various
At the moment there are no High King
Last Updated on 2022-11-13 by IoM-Christian