Gurth City is the capital of Gurth Province. Nestled in between
mountains, the Forest of Youth, and the Fields of Frotzen, Gurth City
is not much of a town, mostly an industrial center
for the Big Three farm wagon manufacturers: Board, General Toters, and
Priceler, which have packed the region with assembly lines, rude
from the abundance of decrepit factories and buildings, the
crowded city is also noted for its massive markets, where one can find
anything from spell scrolls to fish cakes stuffed with morgia root.
Complete with busy thoroughfare, auction houses crammed with stalls, it
has been recommended to keep to the north end of the notorious
market district, as the local residents consider it the safer side (the
shop windows were mostly unbroken and the cobblestones did not stick to
As the quaint residential district of
Gurth expanded, it was neccessary to convert a portion of the
commerical grain silos into economy cottages, which to this day have
been used almost exclusively for commuting students.
has shown that the best lodging is at the King Zilbo
Hotel located in Midtown Gurth. Also of interest is a
local branch of Ye Olde
Magick Shoppe at the north end of the market, which lends an air of
ersatz charm to the otherwise drab streets. This magic shop carried, at
one time, one of the few remaining relics
from the city of Phee, the Hourglass of Phee, which is known to give
control over time itself by manipulating it in the proper location in
Phee. Other establishments include Carter's Extraordinary Livery and
Overalls Emporium and Int'l Curios, Inc on Volcano View Lane.
Gurth City is the site of the Gurth City Crafts Fair, held every
weekend during the spring.
The Gurthian Guardsmen are reputed to be famously skilled soldiers.
the southwest of Guth City lies the Gurth Woodland Trail, and the
northern road, after leading away from the city limits, meanders across
hills towards the southernmost edge of the vast Forest of Youth. HISTORY:
During the Great Monster Uprising, one of the many portals leading to the Bozbarland
arena was installed within the city.