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Since arriving in Zadash 12 days ago, The Mighty Nein have heard about the power of the Cerberus Assembly. They first witnessed that power when the Xhorhasian infiltrators attempted to bring down the Zauber Spire, only to be prevented by two flying mages. With Caleb’s recent trip to the Library of the Cobalt Soul, and Beau & Yasha’s conversation with Trent and Oremid, we thought it was time to devote a post to explaining what we know so far about the Empire’s resident circle of mages. (Transcripts of relevant moments are documented here.)
The name Cerberus Assembly is a reference to a group that existed during the Age of Arcanum. The book Caleb read discussed the war of mage houses 150 years ago in the empire that nearly destroyed part of Rexxentrum. As part of the ceasefire, the mage houses agreed to bind themselves to the empire and work for them in lieu of being arrested. As Matt said, the Cerberus Assembly, “helped the [Dwendalian] kingdom rise to power, to conquer the Julous Dominion.”Read More