Old Stoyanka is the wise woman of [[Sothmere]]. She is an apostate with Chasind blood in her veins. Her advanced age and the remoteness of Sothmere have left her unmolested by the Templars, who have more challenging pursuits than to track down a bent, …
Sheriff Milo Kovic
In addition to his regional duty, Sheriff Milo is the burgomaster of Sothmere. An elderly man, Sheriff Milo’s right leg was badly injured in battle and never properly healed. He walks with a limp and winces if he must use it too often. Sheriff Milo is …
Wanda is [[:sheriff-milo-kovic]]’s only child. The Sheriff had her late in life and Wanda is only now entering womanhood. She is attractive and her slight build belies her strong spirit, as Wanda has been taking care of Sheriff Milo since her mother died …
Ser Vilem is a young knight who has been assigned to lead Fort Sothmere during the construction of the new, stone fort. [[:sheriff-milo-kovic]] has been trying to interest Ser Vilem in courting his daughter, [[:wanda-kovic]], but Ser Vilem is actually …
Olek the Clown
Olek was a Dalish elf who traveled with a small family of entertainers. He had an odd appearance for an elf: his ears were bigger than average and he had a mighty nose to match. His arms and legs seemed a bit too long for his body and his hands and feet …
Dielza the Dancer
Dielza is a silky-voiced Dalish entertainer who performs ancient elven dances and songs. She often works in tandem with her brother [[:olek-the-clown]]. Her shorter stature and more attractive appearance give the mistaken impression that she is the …
Bogdan the Blacksmith
Bogdan is the second most important man in [[Sothmere]] behind [[:sheriff-milo-kovic]]. As the village blacksmith, Bogdan ensures that the tools needed to cultivate the ryott are in good supply as well as keeping the horses that take the grain to markets …
Fiala is a hunter and an excellent archer. While she keeps her long black curls tied behind her head, Fiala has a natural beauty that shines anyway. She enjoys the wilderness but sees little beyond her usual hunting grounds in the Hinterlands.
Josef the Cordwain
The party found Josef in the village of [[Wichford]] after it had been destroyed by the Chasind ragers, clinging to life in the attic of his Cordwain shop. He had barely survived the attacks, and was infected with the Amber Rage. Because of this, after …
Branik the Trapper
Branik is a bear of a man, tall, stout, and hairy. His long brown hair melds into his long mustache and beard, making it appear as though he has a mane. He is far more at home in the wilderness than in even the frontier towns of Ferelden. While sociable, …
Zorya is the leader of [[Dosov]] Village, hence her title (“baba” means “female elder” in an old Chasind dialect). She is a free spirit, and claims that she has no husband or lover because she is married to Dosov. Approaching middle age, Zorya is very …
King Maric Theirin, nicknamed "Maric the Savior", is the son of Moira the Rebel Queen born in 8:78 Blessed.
At around the beginning of the Dragon Age, he freed Ferelden from the rule of the Orlesian Empire with support from his later queen, Rowan, and …
Loghain Mac Tir
Born into occupied Ferelden, Teyrn Loghain Mac Tir and King [[:maric-theirin]] drove out the Orlesian Empire more than thirty years ago.
Loghain was raised to the position [[Teyrn]] of [[Gwaren]] for his service to King Maric. To Ferelden, he …
Son of King [[:maric-theirin]] and Queen Rowan, Cailan Theirin is the King of Ferelden. He has been king for five years, since his father's death; he's been ruling alongside his wife Queen [[:anora]], daughter of the hero [[:loghain-mac-tir]].
Queen Anora Theirin (née Mac Tir) is the wife of King [[:cailan-theirin]] and daughter of Teyrn [[:loghain-mac-tir]]. She is the Queen of Ferelden, a consummate ruler and committed to ensuring economic security for Ferelden.
Anora is both capable and …
Rendon Howe was born during the Orlesian occupation, and like many of the nobles at the time, joined the rebellion led by the future king, [[:maric-theirin]]. He fought alongside the young [[:bryce-cousland]] of [[Highever]] and Leonas Bryland, future [[ …
Bryce Cousland is the [[Teyrn]] of [[Highever]] making him one of the most powerful nobles in Ferelden. He is the husband of Teyrna Eleanor Cousland and the father of Fergus Cousland.
Bryce Cousland is a descendant of Sarim Cousland and one of only two …
Mikhael's family has been made into pariahs for reasons he doesn't like to talk about. He avoided this shame by traveling Thedas, studying the art of smithing. Mikhael has learned from the best human smiths and exiled dwarves he can find, and …
Kolgrim is a man whose faith is matched only by his martial prowess. A native Anderian, he found himself in the Chantry of the Maker's Hands, where he was very suited to the position of burgomaster and resident sheriff. His strong sense of justice and …
Zathrian is a mage that seems to have rediscovered ancient Elven immortality. He's been alive for hundreds of years, and his kindness and compassion for his own kind are exceeded only by his sheer hatred for humankind.
[[:kadence]] was a hunter in his …
Jowan was an apprentice mage in the [[The Circle Tower | Circle Tower]], where he had lived ever since his father left him at the village chantry at the age of five. His mother thought of him as an abomination. He was a friend and colleague of [[: …
Irving is the First Enchanter of the Circle of Magi's tower in Ferelden, [[The Circle Tower | Kinloch Hold]]. Irving is a wise man who holds a stern but kind heart. He was forced by the [[Chantry]] and their Templars to sign orders for the Rite of …
_“It is the innocent folk of Ferelden who matter. I would lay down my life, and the life of any mage, to protect them.”_
Knight-Commander Greagoir is the Templar-Commander assigned to Ferelden's tower, [[The Circle Tower | Kinloch Hold]]. He commands …
_“You and your friends are formidable folk indeed. Good to have you along the road.”_
Bodahn was a successful merchant in Orzammar, where he got most of his merchandise from looters he hired to scavenge thaigs and the fallen in the Deep Roads. One day …
Sandal and his adoptive father, [[:bodahn-feddic]] are surfacers, dwarves who have left Orzammar for the surface to have dealings with humans and other species. Bodahn found Sandal abandoned during one of his many expeditions into the …
Uldred is an ambitious senior mage of the [[The Circle Tower | Circle]]. He is a noted and very vocal [[Fraternities of Enchanters | Libertarian]], and unpopular amongst some senior mages, even though First Enchanter [[:irving]] admires his ability to …
Verrat was a young mage who found a rare respite for his kind - peace, freedom, and acceptance within the confines of the [[Chantry]] of the [[Maker]]'s Hands in the Anderfels. He was always very quiet and shy, but known to be very kind and innocent to …