After Parosea, the next nearest continent to Alm is Aethys. Reachable from Alm’s Eastern coast, Aethys is speculated to be the original home of multiple Almish races, specifically those who are not beast-kin.
Alm is the continent most prominently featured in the Skies of Escarnum campaign setting, home to a bustling variety of creatures. The great continent stretches from the equator, where it is connected to Parosea with a land bridge, to the antarctic circle, into which the southern cape of Rannveig protrudes, and is no less vast across.
Desert homeland of the abilen, the centre of Almish trade and a major hub of agriculture, learning and diplomacy.
The Kingdom of Light, a human theocracy ruled by the zealous Church of the White Staff.
The last stronghold of the bestial races that ruled Alm before the Death of Empires.
A mighty nation forged by the hill barbarian tribes who broke the gnollish and Calanish empires.
A haughty nation founded by soratami exiles to exploit its native elves.
A mighty forest larger than many nations, the last remnant of a once-permanent gate between the mortal plane and the feywild.
A tiny nation of the border between Brandeis and the Grasslands, with a diverse multicultural makeup.