Central Europe, dominated by the deep pine forests of what we call Germany and God’s Teeth (the Alps). Here civilization is at it highest point, low though it still is. The region is stable enough for regular trade, shifting dominions of petty warlords, and even tiny hints of culture in the more stable towns. (Region varies between Tier 1.5-2.5 during the day.)
While the party is nowhere safe, in this part of the world they have learned to travel with relative impunity as long as they maintain reasonable caution. Most of the foes they have faced are animals – some giant, but mostly familiar beasts, with magical horrors and abominations relatively limited.
Primary culture: Men
Primary language: Varsa