CT!: The Tides of Trineus
Highgate is a military post first and a city second. It is the nerve center of Cygnar’s ongoing war against Cryx. Lord General Gollan coordinates the efforts of both the Third Army and the Eastern Fleet from the city. Gollan is assisted in his planning by General Bors Gately and Senior Commander Evelyn Turpin.
Originally founded as a lookout along the Broken Coast where soldiers could watch for pirates or Cryxian blackships, Highgate quickly grew into a major port city wholly due to the passing merchant ships that arrived at the well-situated locale to resupply. For generations since, Highgate’s commerce has relied upon that trade.
The difficult land route into Cygnar’s interior is only used lightly by caravans, since most visitors come to the city by sea.
The city also occupies the only viable land pass through the southern Wyrmwall Mountains, giving it a twofold strategic significance. The dif cult land route into Cygnar’s interior is only used lightly by caravans, since most visitors come to the city by sea.