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Chalion was one of the royacies on the Ibran Peninsula, and the location of the main events of both The Curse of Chalion and Paladin of Souls.


Facts about Chalion[]

  • Chalion was land-locked with mountain ranges to the north, south, and west.
  • The symbol of Chalion was a royal leopard rampant upon a stylized castle.
  • The language of Chalion was Ibran.
  • People from Chalion were referred to as Chalionese.

Provinces in Chalion[]

Chalion had sixteen provinces. The following names are known:

  • Guarida - bordered on the Roknari princedom once ruled by Olus
  • Thistan - east of Baocia. Martou dy Jironal’s funeral was conducted there
  • Ildar - provincarship was given to Martou dy Jironal, passing from the Ildar family
  • Labran
  • Baocia
  • Yarrin
  • Caribastos - borders Tolnoxo and the Roknari princedom of Jokona.
  • Tolnoxo - northwest of Baocia, borders Caribastos.
    • The provincial capital was Maradi.
    • The town of Vinyasca was located in Tolnoxo.

Behind the scenes[]

In terrain, Chalion is intentionally similar to Spain (particularly the Castilian regions); it is mountainous, generally rugged, and somewhat arid.