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Game of Successors, Part 2: Storming the Palace

Arranged before Meleager, a mass of troops—many his troops and comrades—prepared to coronate the very individual he had proposed as the new king. In that moment he must have reflected on how easily he could rise to power if he threw in with his soldiers. Continue reading Game of Successors, Part 2: Storming the Palace

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Game of Successors, Part 1: Clash of Councilors

Even though those present sought to preserve the empire, they also sought to acquire as much power as possible for themselves. The council was called to order, and the intrigues began. Continue reading Game of Successors, Part 1: Clash of Councilors