[Cast Image] The Dranian

Appearing human to the naked eye, the Dranian are shapeshifters known for their alternate form: dragon-like creatures with bird-like wings, and they live for many hundreds of years. Their talents are not limited to these two shapes, with the most proficient of them able to take up thousands of different forms, but never the face of another person. Many are Allulists, but precious few become tamers -- in fact, the Dranian as a whole tend to frustrate the alduri, thinking that they know what’s best for the world and its people.

The Dranian civilisation is an ancient one. How ancient exactly is unknown to most of the world, perhaps even to the Dranian themselves. Their influence has spread far across the planet, slowly absorbing the countries neighbouring their homeland of Xanatusa into a powerful Empire, ruled from a capital city that few outsiders have seen. However they are not always as popular as their sphere of influence would imply, and the Dranian have made some powerful enemies over the centuries…