snake pit poetry
The infamous Miroslav family has returned, in the form of Dante and Belial requesting the attention of the King and Queen. They are joined by several other Dieudonnes, as well as Narcissa, and it has yet to be revealed what their intentions are within Infernia, and for the valley as a whole.
we've all gone soft
Ambrosine is greeted by a small group of rogues upon Infernia's border. Unbeknownst to her, they are all previous members of Rsorvic Crater that had been driven out by the rogue raid, looking for a home -- temporary, or otherwise.
Members of Casinira arrive on Infernia’s doorstep, sharing the news that the rogues had, once again, attacked their pride and caused it to disband. To make matters worse, Ambrosine learns that Ramona and her children have been taken prisoner — and the High Queen knows immediately that she will do anything to free them and get her revenge.
Ambrosine and Drakon have historically kept a distance from one another - but now, fate has drawn the two rulers together and linked them by the complicated thethers of their spouses. How will the meeting between the Dieudonne and Tollaire go after so long?
TIL DEATH DO US APART
Looks like there is trouble in paradise for the High Queen and King of Infernia Ridge -- after a chance encounter with Hecuba, the Queen of Ekacia Coast, Ambrosine is made aware of Manes' feelings, and supposed love, for the coastal woman. Blindsided by this unexpected news, Ambrosine seeks out her husband for a much-deserved conversation
, hoping to gain clarity and retribution.
moon on my shoulder
A stranger turns up on the borders of Infernia Ridge, requesting the attention of the King and Queen. What has brought him here, and what is he looking for?
about that family tie
Hanneth, Dero, and Copree have decided to pay Infernia a long overdue visit. Yearning to learn more about Ambrosine and Manes' rule and to discuss terms of a potential alliance between the prides, hopefully the jungle will emerge on better terms with the ridge than they had experienced under the previous regime.
Infernia Ridge Random Pride Hunt
A lost rhino finds itself inside Infernian territory. Will the pride bring it down without injury?
Ashelia calls the pride together for a spontaneous hunt, and they are successful.
BLACK SUN RISING
Ambrosine and Manes welcome their first official litter — Mithros, Cassine, and Hazarin — into the world, increasing their brood to a total of six after recently adopting Xerxes, Cesaire, and Tripfire into their growing family.
shoulda watched your six
In a surprise turn of events, Cye challenges High King Sarthak for his crown. He forfeits his crown as he unexpectedly challenges Drakon to the death. What will be the outcome of this historical challenge, and where will pride relations be picked up afterwards?
From the shadows, Bhagul Casimir has risen up to challenge Ambrosine Dieudonné for the throne. Still in the early stages of her pregnancy, and with the stability of the other Valorian prides uncertain, what will become of the High Queen and her crown?
best kept secrets became worse told lies
Manes requests the company of Ambrosine to discuss the growing tension - and, possibly, the impending war - between Rsorvic Crater and Ekacia Coast. While Infernia's fate in this matter is still to be determined, the ridge finds themselves in a rather interesting position, nonetheless.
CHURCH IN THE WILD
Ambrosine calls a much-needed pride meeting following some shuffling in the ranks and the addition of several new members. However, chaos is quick to erupt after Vine and Serpent Casimir arrive, demanding their release from the ridge now that Ambrosine is in charge. As a result of his disrespect, and having grown frustrated with the dramatics, Ambrosine engages Serpent in a minor maim challenge.
bowling for blizzards
While passing through the borderlands, Ambrosine happens across a lone cub named Tripfire, who declares himself lost and without his family. They are sooned joined by Paloma II from Askath Jungle, but after discovering her distant relationship to the cub via their shared Frei and Zero lineage, Ambrosine chooses to adopt him and take him back to Infernia.
home sweet home
Ambrosine's brother, Jean-Claude, has finally arrived in Infernia to join their ranks. It would appear as though Ambrosine is not the only lioness that he has ties to within the ridge, however.
where is my mind
After Marcella seeks out Ambrosine, she surprises the High Queen by announcing her intentions to pledge her allegiance to the Dieudonne family. After some discussion, Marcella is promoted to the rank of Duchess and the two women seal their promise to one another in blood.
eye on the prize
In the early hours of the morning, Idris seeks out Ambrosine to discuss his membership within Infernia. Curious as to why he had chosen the ridge over the other prides, Idris discloses that his homeland of Torenth had been overrun by a plague, and that he has been sent to Valoria to scout out a new suitable kingdom. Declaring his intentions to take a pride, him and Ambrosine agree to remain allies when that day comes, and support each other moving forward.
yoohoo, big summer blowout
Following Ramona's successful claim on Casinira Plateau, Manes and Ambrosine decide to pay the High Queen a much-deserved visit. What'll come of the trio's discussion? Only time will tell!
protect your own
After attacking Casinira Plateau twice in recents months, the infamous rogue band targeted Zantera Falls in its latest ambush, causing the pride to disband. Jyzara, Zantera's prior Duchess, attempts to re-claim the falls, but Ambrosine, growing increasingly aware of the threat, suggests that something needs to be done about the plundering rogues.
claws and talons
The pride is called together to undergo some spar training.
KEEP THE CHANGE
The pride are gathered together for a hunt. Will this be the first successful one under the rule of Manes and Ambrosine?
roll the die
Castus, the son of Caligula and Copree, found him in quite a dangerous spot with a jackal while wandering alone in the haunted grove. Thankfully, Ambrosine appeared just in time and managed to fend off the creature, albeit a few nicks and scrapes on her end.
an eye for an eye
Manes makes his way to Zantera Falls with aims of an alliance. Is that all he is after?
IR Random Hunt
Iofiel, Actaeon and Georgia gather for another pride hunt - but unfortunately they are unsuccessful.
Ramona calls to claim the crown of Casinira Plateau once more, and is met by her challenger, Venom. After a particularly violent battle, Ramona reigns victorious and manages to reclaim her throne, though she has an interesting proposition for her opponent. Shortly after the challenge subsidies, Ambrosine also releases Amara from Infernia Ridge so that she can rejoin Casinira Plateau alongside the new High Queen.
Manes calls the pride together for a hunt.
Sick of hearing this hakuna matata motto
Casinira Plateau is laid to claim by Bronx, a former lion of Askath. There had previously been a scuffle on the borders of CP, with Ambrosine and Manes both in attendance. Will the newly crowned King keep ahold of the pride? There may be an alliance on the horizon.
The new year brings with it some exciting changes as High Queen Dahlia and King Ifrit decide to try their paw at making an Heir for the ridge. Other than this things are peaceful (more or less) for the Ridge - what excitement lays in wait for this new year?!
act first, think later
Turns out that there is much excitement! Manes Talgrim challenges for Dahlia's crown, only for it to be answered by Ifrit. They battle it out and Manes rises victorious. What does this mean for the Ridge?
Former High Queen Dahlia is a liiiittle bit annoyed at Manes for stealing her crown, so she decides to try and maim him instead.
about those ostrich eggs
Manes makes his first visit to the Crater to discuss alliance proposals.
at the end, there may be some light
Manes goes to the Plateau in search for former CP members, and finds both Ambrosine and Vermier Dieudonne. Infernia gains a new Queen and a new Lord!