The Human tribes of Asheran are ruled by the Lords of Ash who rule with an iron fist. Only the City of Shadows, Nulbuzund stands outside of their tyrannical rule. Nulbuzund is ruled by the Prince of Shadows.
& Blades manufactured by the Hayakura Company, the SWAN and LOTUS tanto and katana (respectively) are of the sharpest blades in the world. With a Mohs hardness rating of 12 these weapons are used by the upper echelon of assassins and stealth operatives.