Tetrasomia is the capitol city of the culture of city states which the Project Elementals is centred around. So called because the control of the city is divided amongst four main castes, each dedicated to each of the four elements.
The earth caste counts amongst it's members the farmers, builders, miners and many types of craftsmen.
Among the water caste are sailors, healers and many traders
In the air caste are more noblemen than any other, great merchants and caravaners
The watchmen, soldiers and commanders belong to the fire caste. With their great number of battle-mages they hold great power.
The class of the Thaumathurges is new on the political scene. The class rose from the other castes interbreeding during a state of great turmoil 2 centuries ago. With their varied skills and adaptable magical aptitudes they are quickly rising to match the other castes in power
The guilds Edit
The guilds of Tetrasomia are many and vary in power and specialty. Most craftsmen belong to a guild and some crafts have more than one guild, each vying for more power, members and riches. '
The classless Edit
The classless count the beggars, day laborers, cannon fodder and most of the criminals. Generally with no guild to look after them they usually toughen up or wither.