4. The Tyrant’s Throne

4. The Tyrant’s Throne

The Tyrant’s Throne is the fourth arc in Cogs. Long before Ethan knew Avril or Lord Obdurin, he was a young man from Rasan City with a talent that allowed him to excel as a soldier, who hoped to one day impress Lord Benshi, Rhysin’s Chosen...

Episode 4.1 Elevation

Footnotes (spoilers)

  • Adacan Chi’Benshi Bondsan: A first-sworn who leads a cadre of Lord Benshi’s bondsan.
  • Benshi Chi’Rhysin Chosen, Lord: The Lord of Rhyne. Rhysin’s Chosen.
  • Brandy: A hunter.
  • Dattan Chi’Mattatan Bondsan: A member of Mattatan’s cadre.
  • Davies: A brash hunter.
  • Deete: A Watmarian monk who studies reality in a monastery on the outskirts of Rasan City.
  • Delti: A successful Rasan City business woman.
  • Ethan: A solider who serves Lord Benshi.
  • Frake Chi’Rhysin Chosen, Lord: Rhysin’s first Chosen.
  • Gordon Chi’Benshi Bondsan: A first-sworn who leads a cadre of Lord Benshi’s bondsan.
  • Hull: A soldier who works for Lord Benshi.
  • Isaac: A trader who has a stall in the Axi markets.
  • Jamil: A solider who serves Lord Benshi.
  • Kattan Chi’Mattatan Bondsan: A member of Mattatan’s cadre.
  • Kian Chi’Benshi Bondsan: A first-sworn who leads a cadre of Lord Benshi’s bondsan.
  • Lattan Chi’Mattatan Bondsan: A member of Mattatan’s cadre.
  • Linden: One of Nabette’s business partners.
  • Maria: A young woman who lives in Rasan City. Jamil’s sister.
  • Mattatan: A trainee bondsan and first-sworn who serves Lord Benshi but is yet to swear the oath and enter full service.
  • Mubar: A member of Lord Benshi’s inner circle.
  • Nabette: The leader of the Nadir in Rasan City.
  • Nattan Chi’Mattatan Bondsan: A member of Mattatan’s cadre.
  • Newt: A hunter with an inconvenient talent.
  • Patrick Chi’Kian Bondsan: A member of Kian’s cadre.
  • Pete: A solider who serves Lord Benshi.
  • Priya Chi’Benshi Bondsan: A first-sworn who leads a cadre of Lord Benshi’s bondsan.
  • Rarick Chi’Maiten Chosen, Lord: The Lord of Damar. Maiten’s Chosen.
  • Rasalafar: A Watmarian monk who studies reality in a monastery on the outskirts of Rasan City.
  • Rattan Chi’Mattatan Bondsan: A member of Mattatan’s cadre.
  • Rhysin: One of the True Gods. The God of Rhyne.
  • Rohan Chi’Kian Bondsan: A member of Kian’s cadre.
  • Ruby: A member of Lord Benshi’s inner circle.
  • Sattan Chi’Mattatan Bondsan: A member of Mattatan’s cadre.
  • Sky: A hunter.
  • Solquist Chi’Rhysin, High Priest: Rhysin’s High Priest.
  • Stan: A soldier who works for Lord Benshi.
  • Stef: A member of Lord Benshi’s inner circle.
  • Sunder: One of Rhysin’s dimin.
  • Thwart: One of Rhysin’s dimin.
  • Ulri Chi’Benshi Bondsan: A first-sworn who leads a cadre of Lord Benshi’s bondsan.
  • Vincent d’Rhyne: A member of Lord Benshi’s inner circle. Lord Benshi’s son.
  • Warwick d’Ardel: Lord Rarick of Damar’s brother.
  • Yartin Chi’Benshi Bondsan: A first-sworn who leads a cadre of Lord Benshi’s bondsan.