The Allef are a race that has fallen upon hard times in recent memory. For centuries, they controlled a region of the Garden known as the Allef Domains. Their proximity to the Naguli Empire led to frequent skirmishes and wars. For the majority of the conflicts, the Allefs superior shipmaking ability gave them the upper hand, allowing them to hold off the Naguli threat and even resulting in several gains within Naguli territory.
Eventually, the conflict between the two empires drew in allies on both sides. The Republic of Kel joined the side of the Allef while the
- Sort of elven, sort of feline; this is a species that once had a massive population and many colonies, but is now an endangered, transient species. Few pure-Allef colonies remain, most of them wander the The Garden alone or in small groups, trying to survive however they can. Because of their agility, thievery comes naturally to them and many have resorted to burglary to survive. As such, they have gained a reputation as troublemakers and a nuisance at best, and criminals at worst. Because they have no recognized government, they cannot become seated members of The Union.
- The allef language will have a lot of cat-sounds to them