Free Companies

The Contract

Obligations

  • Comply with all laws and edicts, both baronial and imperial, at all times.
  • Uphold the honor and integrity of the barony and The Empire.

Privileges

  • You are authorized to bear all manner of arms and armor.
  • You may travel, hunt, fish, and otherwise forage freely throughout the barony.
  • You are authorized to use martial force in the taming and occupation of all unexplored lands and structures.

Payment

  • Paid assignments will be offered through the chief steward as they become available. The payment offered will vary from assignment to assignment.
  • News of pertinent discoveries, enemy movement and encampments, previously unknown settlements, valuable resources, important structures, and usable fortifications shall be duly rewarded.
  • All free companies must see to their own armaments, equipment, and expenses.

Room and Board

  • While in the holdfast, you will be provided with food and a place to sleep. Meals are served twice a day. You may use the bunks in the barracks if they are available. If not, you may take a space on the floor of the common hall or in the courtyard.

Plunder

  • All weapons, armor, mounts, and mundane equipment recovered or acquired during the course of the contract shall be the property of the free company.
  • All recovered coins, precious metals, gemstones, jewelry, and other such items recovered or acquired during the course of the contract shall be the property of the free company and subject to the standard taxes.
  • All lands, waterways, structures, and natural resources discovered, occupied, or claimed shall be the property of The Empire.

Free Companies

The Northwest Barony Adapt