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The Imperial Guild of Slavers serves the Eternal Empire of Koth by gathering and managing its slave workforce, assisting in the capture of wanted criminals and recruiting soldiers for the Imperial Legions. The guild has dealings with every other Imperial Guild, the Legions of Koth, all levels of nobility and citizens throughout Koth. Imperial Slavers operate within the Empire and in enemy lands to capture high value slaves and disposable workers. They manage the marking, breaking and policing of slaves and criminals throughout the empire.

Within a territory, be it a Kingdom or Colony, the upper echelon of the Imperial Guild of Slavers consists of the Guildmaster and five other titled Masters:

  • The Master of the Guild (Guildmaster)
    • The Master of the Guild is the appointed leader of the Guild in the territory. The Guildmaster is responsible for all operations, all members, all resources and all tribute of the Guild. The Guildmaster sits on the Council of Guilds for his organization, representing its interests across the territory.
  • The Master of the Auction
    • The Master of the Auction is the appointed leader of the Guild in the territory who oversees the running of slave auctions.
  • The Master of Acquisitions
    • The Master of Acquisitions is the appointed leader of the Guild in the territory who oversees the capture of new slaves from the wilds, hunting down escaped slaves and criminals
  • The Master of Taming
    • The Master of Taming is the appointed leader of the Guild in the territory who oversees the training and breaking of slaves both old and new. This includes teaching slaves useful skills to make them more valuable and training slavers of all ranks
  • The Master of the Mark
    • The Master of the Mark is the appointed leader of the Guild in the territory who oversees the marking of all slaves, indentured and permanent, as well as the legal issues and documentation for slaves and slave owners.
  • The Master of the Chain 
    • The Master of the Chain is the head of the Order of the Chain within the territory. This position makes him an officer in the Imperial Legions, typically a Lieutenant

There are local masters and guild members throughout the territory who perform specific functions. Here are just a few:

  • The Master of the Hall
    • The Master of the Hall is responsible for running a local Guildhall. The Master of the Hall will report the Guildmaster directly, sending regular reports and ledgers to the main Guildhall
  • Taskmaster
    • The owner of a number of Guild owned slaves used for a specific purpose, typically a journeyman.
  •  Bondsman 
    • A slaver who specializes in capturing criminals.

 

Why join the Imperial Guild of Slavers?

  • You want to help make criminals pay for their crimes by literally making them work it off.
  • You are skilled at nonlethal combat and prefer not to kill your opponents.
  • You are good at sizing people up, determining their skills and what they bring to the auction.
  • You want people to fear your name.
  • You are not afraid to get your hands dirty or bloody.

Whispers about the Imperial Guild of Slavers?

  • They use their alchemy and magics to make people what they want, slave or citizen.
  • They constantly forge documents and often just take who they want or will not be missed.
  • They think that everyone has a price and nothing beyond their reach.
  • They have the largest workforce in all the Imperial Guilds and they have people everywhere.
  • Your own slaves could be their spies.

 

Charter of the Imperial Guild of Slavers

 

Who’s Who in the Imperial Guild of Slavers

Guildmaster Kenzar Deavereaux

The Master of the Guild is a human from Nabban, a swamp filled country in the north of Koth. He carries a nabbanese blade and crossbow. Guildmaster Deavereaux is also a master alchemist, capable of brewing poisons that bring even the wild kentogeni changelings to their knees. In addition, Kenzar is one of the most accomplished hunters in the Guild. He amassed a fortune capturing changelings in raids upon Kentogen before coming to the Colony of Dupree.