Castes of Autochthonia


Castes of Autochthonia

  • Lumpen: Criminals and miscreants
  • Populat: Autochthonia’s working class, it is tasked with the manual efforts involved with propitiating the Machine God and providing for the needs of Autochthonia’s people.
  • Militate: Member of standing army or holding military authority.
  • Sodalities: Properly known as the Five Magnificent Sodalities of Penultimate Truth and Intransigent Gospel, these are five brotherhoods of skilled craftsmen, similar to guilds or trade unions, that provide Autochthonia with its skilled laborers, tradesmen and engineers.
  • Olgotary: Administrators of Autochthonia’s Eight Nations – scientific bureaucrats.
  • Theomachracy: Consisting of priests of the Great Maker, the Theomachracy sees to it that the people of Autochthonia are meeting the needs of the Great Maker and are content in their communities.

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The Five Sodalities

The Glorious Luminors of the Brilliant Rapture
Light and illumination
Orichalcum
The Illustrious Conductors of the Consecrated Veins
Waste disposal and transport
Starmetal
The Pious Harvesters of the Hallowed Flesh
Gathers trash and prepares food
Jade
The Prolific Scholars of the Furnace Transcendent
Manufactures goods
Soulsteel
The Meticulous Surgeons of the Body Electric
Maintenance and repair
Moonsilver

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Olgotary

The Plutarchs
The planners of Autochthonian society who propose new laws, plan for new cities and redesign old ones.
The Regulators
Autochthonia’s police force.
The Adjudicators
The judges, juries and executioners for all crimes in Autochthonia, who are able to pass judgment on any citizen regardless of rank or station.
The Autocrats
The single highest ranking officers of the Olgotary in each city.

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Theomachracy

The Lectors
Theomachrats that are charged with maintaining morale and devotion.
The Preceptors
Theomachrats that are charged with uncovering and eliminating heresy.
The Clerics
Theomachrats that are charged with running the Theomachracy, handling changes to overall doctrine and interactions with the small gods of Autochthonia.
The Celebrants
The single appointed Theomachrat that represents the Theomachracy and its interests in a city.

Castes of Autochthonia

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