The Arcanum has discovered portal disturbances near
the 18 arrival points. In response, our Queen has sent her Guards
to fortify the Academy outposts of Holtburg, Shoushi, and Yaraq.
Also, she has charged the Arcanum to graft the levitation magic
found in the Empyrean storehouses in Xarabydun onto freshly-carved
It is hoped that the presence of these markers around the safest
perimeters of these towns will stabilize the shifting portal space
in these areas; however, new arrivals should take care to remain
within these boundaries until they gain enough experience to brave
the harsher wilds of Dereth.