This independent Grand Duchy, is ruled by the Grand Duke Stefan Karameikos III. It was seceded from the nearby Empire of Thyatis in 970 AC when Duke Stephan traded his ancestral lands to the emperor for the province’s independence.
Prior to this the protectorate of Traladara had been occupied since AC 900 by the thyatians and ruled by a military governor, various military factions and the local guilds.
A forested nation the inhabitants are the immigrant Thyatians (from each of the pre-occupation, post-occupation and independence periods), Native Traladarans, Callarii and Vyalia elven communities, Dwarves and Gnomes from the community of Highforge.
In addition to this there are many goblinoid tribes, with occasional darine gypsies, and halfling families scattered throughout the land.