The Factions

The Four Pillars
The Little Forest Sect: Buddhists and defenders of the common man.
The Heavenly Sword Alliance: Masters of the sword in all its forms.
The Eagle Talons: Foremost security company in the Empire.
The Yun Clan: Barbaric masters of the Horse Road.

The Four Great Societies
The Resplendent Phoenix Society: Women seeking betterment through refinement of all kinds.
The Beggar Fraternity: Those who leave material wealth for anonymity or adventure.
The Falling Leaves Society: Lorekeepers of a forgotten age seeking to restore old glories.
The Dragon Well Sect: Daoist sages searching for enlightenment.

The Heterodox Four
Liquid Metal Delegates: Spies and assassins working to stabilize the Empire.
Southern Dragon Clan: Pirate lords and masters of the ocean.
Hundred Ghost Faction: Three words: Revenge solves everything
The Blood Wind Cult: Feral women assassins and bodyguards

The Factions

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