Dragonmarked houses are organizations in the fictional Eberron campaign setting for the Dungeons & Dragons fantasy role-playing game that are based on . Dragonmarks are elaborate skin patterns that grant spellcasting abilities. Each type of mark is tied to families that control a different industry or trade in Eberron. How do you guys like the new take on Dragonmarks as Variant races and Subraces?.

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Originally aberrant marked were seen as outcasts and outsiders. Bound businesses are essentially franchises, and the nature of the services they offer are dictated dragonmxrked the guild.

The Dragonmarked Houses

To me, the Mourning is much more powerful as a mystery. Jst1man rated it it was amazing Feb 04, Though Cannith acquiesced, the house was in chaos at the time, its leadership shattered on the Day of Mourning. The Shadow Schism only occurred a few decades ago.

They pay a small percentage of profits and vow to uphold guild standards, and in exchange they dragonmarled to show drxgonmarked guild stamp. And why not on gnolls or shifters or changelings? Hirelings and mercenaries Race: I’m ready to Ascend!

A Jorasco house with a true cleric likely dedicated to Arawai and Kol Korran is a rare exception. Today, more and more dragonmarked nobles are holding to the opinion that the edicts were an agreement with the King of Galifar, not the rulers of the Five Nations.

But an independent mercenary army of 10, people with branches in multiple cities DOES pose a threat to Deneith, and they would attempt to stop it or assimilate it before it reached that level. They disagree on these matters, but neither believes that the beliefs of the other are a clear and present danger.


House Sivis played a vital role in the coordination of troops, while House Orien and House Lyrandar helped transport goods and soldiers. Though a person can fail the test and still manifest a mark at a later age as shown by the fact that a player character can manifest a mark at -any timethis is rare. Of course, having said that, there would also be a trial within the Twelve.

There is more than one author in the GoodReads database with this name. Within House Sivis, members of the Torralyn family typically manifest whispering windwhile Syrralans are more likely to possess the power of arcane mark.

Through use of dragonshards, can communicate over vast distances with the speed of the wind.

House Lyrandar members have the power to manipulate the weather, and have used that power to create an island paradise for themselves, off the coast of Aundair called Stormhome. However, most houses follow a similar leadership model.

So take three people with Least Marks and they might all be different sizes and shapes — all clearly recognizable as somewhere between Least and Lesser, but different stages of development.

Any player character could have a dragonmark outside of the bloodline.

Dragonmarks: The Dragonmarked Houses, pt 2 |

If my character starts a mercenary Company, would they have to eventually join with house Deneith? Now, why might they interfere?

It would be a serious blow to the culture of the Five Nations. The secondary ring of the enclave is where business occurs, and is the site of guild offices, shops, and other facilities. Hollie rated it it was amazing Feb 09, Sometimes aberrant marks spontaneously appear on members of races that can bear dragonmarks.


A licensed business can display the guild seal using black paint or ink. A seneschal can be dispatched to investigate a corrupt or ineffective viceroy, or to negotiate an especially critical agreement between houses or nations.

An alchemist associated with the Fabricators Guild purchases exotic components and reagents directly from House Cannith, providing him with supplies that independent competitors might have a hard time acquiring. Miles rated it really liked it Apr 19, House administrators seek to squelch competition between guild businesses. Dragonmarkee Mourning has wounded nature and increased the number of aberrant marks.

Nov 05, Abraham Ray rated it it was amazing Shelves: Learn how your comment data is processed. Draognmarked Mark of Shadow has been around for thousands of years, and elves themselves live for centuries.

Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. It is excellent at adding new dimensions to the dragonmarked, but it fails to ground these too fully into the setting itself.

With close ties to House Sivis, all kinds of coin exchange, credit and safekeeping services are provided by House Ebegron.

Lyrandar needs Cannith to keep producing Wheels of Wind and Water. Guild Membership Each of the three types of guild membership reflects a different connection to a dragonmarked house.