The Legacy Saga is an Ars Magica campaign set on the island of
Hârn, in the Republic of Tharda. A group of Shek-Pvar, just out
of apprenticeship, are called together to found a new chantry at
Gorahnu, a place the superstitious peasants call Worminghall.
Unlike most Hârn games, the Legacy Saga begins in 706 Tuzyn
Reckoning, though it is expected to go well beyond 720. The rules
system being used is that of Ars Magica 4th edition, but most of the
social aspects of that game have been removed or modified to fit
For those unsure of the concept, there is a brief explanation available.
A brief note on language is in order: I have largely refrained from
changing the Latin terms of Ars Magica to something appropriate for
Hârn, except where there already exist such terms. A glossary explains many of the terms used in
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- Gorahnu Chantry
- The index page for Gorahnu Chantry, with links to information on
the buildings, characters, and surrounding area.
- The Corani Tribunal
- A description of the Corani Tribunal, which covers western
The following files contain the text of documents which exist in
the game world. There are actual versions of these documents.
- The Letter of Invitation
- The text and some contextual explanation of the letter sent to
the masters of the player characters, inviting each of the former
apprentices to join the new chantry.
- The Foundation Charter
- Also known as the Themeson Agreement, after the place of
signing, this document lays out the agreement between Senator Horlin
Sosaldas and Shenava Servalen of Rethem for the use of the lands and
property of Gorahnu.
- The Library Catalogue
- The catalogue of the library collection at Gorahnu Chantry.
- Mandates and Ordinances
Governing the Enlightened Brethren of the Order of the Shekir
- The laws and philosophical underpinnings of the Shek-Pvar.
The following information provides information on aspects of
Hârn useful for playing the game, but which are not descriptions
of people and places.
- The Enlightened Brethren of
the Order of the Shekir
- A description of the Order, including its organisation,
philosophy and place in society.
The Legacy Saga
Document created: 12 January 1998
Last updated: 25 February 1998