This family has a reputation for avoiding conflicts.
From Eagle’s Watch on the slopes of Mt.
Veshka, House Orlovsky seeks to remain above the conflicts
in Brevoy, both figuratively and literally. Unfortunately, the
house’s role as a staunch ally of the Rogarvias has placed
it in an awkward position under the current regime. Thus
far, House Orlovsky has refused to acknowledge Noleski
Surtova as anything other than Lord Regent in the absence
of King Urzen or a true Rogarvian heir, but it is becoming
increasingly clear which way the political winds are shifting.
Lord Poul Orlovsky will soon be forced to either declare for the man he
considers a usurper and opportunist, or seek to overthrow
him and claim the Dragonscale Throne for himself
(or another he finds worthy). An alliance between
Orlovsky, Garess, and Medvyed could divide
the nation, and cut the Surtovas’ travel and
supply routes between Port Ice and New
Stetven, but any such arrangement must
be cultivated discreetly.
House Orlovsky’s crest is a black
eagle against a gold field, wings
spread, feathers almost touching at
the point of the base. Its motto is