|Location||In the fertile Arand river valley, southern Midsea shore, central Qaiyore.|
|Languages||Orasareni dialect, other?|
|Size||Small: population 800,000; over 500 000 of them are citizens (the immigrants can only achieve citizenship by serving in the army for ten years; all the children born in the Videssian Republic automatically become citizens): landarea TBD|
|Philosophical orientation||Primary: conquest ; free the world from the tyranny of monarchy &
-aspect: Conviction that monarchy and magic are "the enemy"
Secondary: peace (to trade & succeed) - aspect: acquisition of wealth
Yield% 120 (Good)
Urban% 5 (Normal)
|Ruling agency||The 4 suffets (a council of four people who are voted into power)|
|Key elements||The senate.
Free main parties:
|Internal politics||Talarikius Gavr: Military suffet
Maurilius Mendil: Political suffet
Kamodius Taral: Economy suffet
Lauronius Karent - Religion suffet
|External politics||Videssian relations|
Capability and culture
|Military organization||Professional Republican army:
Videssians are moderate archers & sailors, poor horsemen but excellent skirmishers. The army base is infantry - the deadly combination of phalanx (like Spartan) & mobile units (like Roman legions) makes them an almost unstoppable force on the battlefield.
The Videssians are superb in creating Siege weapons.
Professional army: Size: mediocre Force: good (on average - see above)
Mercenaries: Size: small Force: moderate
|Economic system||Monetary units: silver and gold coinage|
|Metallurgic. (Mostly agricultural society)|
Craft (Good) Good Resources (Mediocre) Mediocre Exploitation (Fair) Fair Trade (Mediocre) Mediocre Wealth (Fair) Fair
Tolerance Prevalence Diversity Sophistication --------- ---------- --------- -------------- Religion Fair Great Fair Fair Arts Good Good Mediocre Mediocre Scholastics Good Mediocre Good Mediocre Magic Miserable Miserable Miserable Miserable
Magic is outlawed.