Akasha addressing the Faction
at the second Moot of 1103
the Gathering of Nations, 1104, our former Empress, Lady
Akasha DuPont turned against her Faction, betraying us
and revealing her true intent. It was revealed that a
string of deaths throughout the Faction could be laid
dircetly at her feet.
is not clear exactly why Akasha turned on her people,
but she has been denounced by those that once followed
her. We know many of her strengths and weaknesses and
it is hoped that she will soon be brought to Unicorn Justice
for the blood on her hands.
of Akasha's powers are known to the Faction. She can weild
the abilities of High Magic, and is a daemonologist of
some power. She has also gathered a collection of strong
allies around her, not only her loyal retainers such as
her husband Lord Errtu and his Deathguard, but also many
of the enemies that have been plauging the Faction, such
as Mephias and the Tainted. It is unknown how long they
have been serving her, but now that we know that they
are being aided by Akasha, it explains many of the mysteries
surrounding the Tainted's abilities to leave Son Lista
unseen and the purposes of Mephias's ritual at the Gathering
city of Bedlam was besieged in the Winter of 1104, with
the Unicorns destroying most of her armies. Akasha's body
however, was never found. While some believed her dead,
there are a great many more that believed she was lying
low and rebuilding her forces.
returned to Erdreja at the Moots of 1105 with her Court.
After several months of attacking creatures and causing
desturbances, they launched a full-scale attack on the
Unicorns at the Gathering of Nations 1105. 5 of the Court
and Akasha herself led a group of 35 daemon cultists against
the Faction. After a long fight, a tear in the Void opened
and some form of creature stepped out, destroying Akasha
and dedicating her pattern. What this means for the faction,
we are as yet unsure.