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Welcome to Hawpool!


Census Data

General Information

  • Pop. Estimate: 156
  • Children: 38.46% (60)
  • Elderly: 5.13% (8)

Racial Breakdown

  • 121 human (77.5%)
  • 34 half-orc (21.7%)
  • 1 other (0.6%)

Misc.

  • 4 Districts
  • 2 Businesses
  • 2 Specialists
  • 21 Residences

Summary [-]

Hawpool is a hamlet in the Berbe County with a normal population.

Environment [-]

Geography [-]

This modest hamlet is lightly populated (657/sq km), covers 0.24 square kilometers, and roughly has a diameter of 552 meters.

Climate [-]

Hawpool has a Temperate Deciduous Forest climate, which is characterized by warm and wet summers with mild and dry winters, and has spring, summer, fall and winter seasons. Winds in the region are breezy and the temperature is generally chilly with moderate variation. Precipitation is moderate, and the sky is clear.

Astronomy [-]

Hawpool sees a single star overhead: Mec, a large red star. Hawpool also has no moons. In the night sky, you see two celestial objects: an imposing nearby planet that has been around for generations and an imposing pulsar that has been around for decades.

Cityscape [-]

Walls [-]

No walls currently surround the city.

Streets [-]

There are 5 roads leading to Hawpool; 3 roads are major. The city is lined with broken cobblestone paths in a ray pattern.

Districts [-]

The city is broken into the following districts: mercy, arena, racial, and middleclass.

Government [-]

Hawpool is governed through a democracy, where the supreme power is retained by the people, but is exercised through a system of representation. The government as a whole is seen as on the ball. Officials in Hawpool are often seen as resolute and the policies are mocked. The political influence of Hawpool in the region is enduring due to racial tensions. In times of crisis, the population squabbles amongst themselves.

Leader [-]

Hawpool is ruled by President Loag Jadearm. The President has been in power for several decades and is mocked by the people. There is peaceful opposition to the President and policies. The right to rule was granted by force, and that power is maintained through financial oppression.

Laws [-]

Laws are enforced by a grifters, who can be bribed. Justice is served by a kangaroo court, with a common punishment being execution.

Crime [-]

Crime is occasional. The most common crime is fraud. The imprisonment rate is 0.64% of the population (1 adult).

Military [-]

Hawpool has a neutral attitude towards the military. Their standing army of 22 citizens (14.25%) is at the ready, with a reserve force of 10 (6.75%). Of the active duty military, 1 (5.5%) are special forces. Due to their neutral attitude and lack of defensible wall, Hawpool is suitably fortified. Hawpool fighters are revered for their use of ranseurs in battle. They are hated for their rigid formations and are considered tolerably skilled in battle.

Economy [-]

The economy in Hawpool is currently healthy.

Resources [-]

Hawpool is known for the following resources:

  • Vegetable patches that are hunted by kittens. The locals speak of bags of diamonds in a well.
  • Plentiful poisonous scorpion beds that are visited frequently by magic users. Lat said somoeone said someone found a stash of silver in a nearby pit.
  • Old rubber plantations that are feared by witches.

Culture [-]

Legends [-]

Around town you'll hear the following legends:
  • Some time ago, a devil named Mbok haunted the town on gloomy days. Commoners say that if you hear her, you will be driven mad.

Events [-]

Hawpool is a lively city with many opportunities available.

Job Postings [-]

You'll find the following job postings:
  • Laborer required to bring stones to the castle. Wagon provided. Reward is a secret. Contact Tron Armcrusher if intrigued.
  • Help! Scholar seeks rare supplies: Scholar unable to gather medical supplies due to age, seeks trustworthy agents to gather materials for research. Will reward you with a land deed. A little danger is involved, so expect hazardous duty pay. Discretion required. Contact Garaith Athstalker if interested.
  • Require an instructor learned in morbid obesity research to tutor my child. Reward is a secret. No previous experience required. May include some hazards. Contact Throorin Bearstomach to learn more.
  • bats-catcher needed to keep the beasties away from the sheep and cattle. Will reward you with valuable information. Must provide your own transportation. Contact Abamir Bluefoot.
  • Needed: Scholar seeks rare supplies: Scholar unable to gather eye of newt due to age, seeks trustworthy agents to gather materials for research. Opportunity to earn a title. Contact Globbbub Skullripper.
  • Seeking inter-planar messenger. Experienced professionals only. Will pay in gold. Safety not guaranteed. Contact Porra.
  • Looking for something new? Adventurers willing to explore recently discovered ruins and return any valuable artifacts. Must not smell. Will owe you a huge favor. Contact Po Leasall.

People [-]

The people in Hawpool accept outsiders.

Citizens [-]

The following citizens are worth mentioning:
  • Mhuza Skullnor is a female half-orc who is known in the world as being a decent weaponsmith. She appears flirtatious.
  • Mickry Clayridge is a male human who is known in the city as being a gifted ostler. He appears homesick.
  • Jam Staerley is a female human who is known in the neighborhood as being a gifted copyist. She appears idealistic.
  • Donry Kleinley is a female human who is known in the neighborhood as being a decent plasterer. She appears drunken.
  • Gozush Legbreaker is a female half-orc who is known in the city as being a gifted good samaritan. She appears guilty.
  • Dan Robertling is a female human who is known in that part of town as being a gifted mason. She appears patronizing.
  • Mickey VanBernaewicz is a female human who is known in the world as being a poorly skilled interpreter. She appears guarded.
  • Mickes Bernaick is a male human who is known in the region as being a reasonably skilled maidservant. He appears prejudiced.
  • Daney Giacoman is a female human who is known in the city as being a mocked fishmonger. She appears jaded.

Travelers [-]

The following travelers are worth mentioning:
  • Zol, a contrarian male kobold. He is an expert who is on a mission to capture someone.
  • Klonide, a scattered male mindflayer. He is a warrior who is delivering a message to a scholar.
  • Elhzer, a clumsy female troglodyte. She is a warrior who is delivering a message to a merchant.

Locales [-]

Establishments [-]

These establishments worthy of mention in Hawpool:

  • The Stumpy Monk General Merchandise [+]
  • The Wobbling Nomad Construction [+]
  • The Six Baiter Shipyard [+]
  • The Twisted Skull Enchanters [+]
  • The Dry Princess Shoppe [+]
  • The Rusty Well Inc. [+]
  • The Refuge Beer Public Jail [+]
  • The Frozen Dog Temple [+]
  • The Wobblin' Dead Construction [+]