IMPERIUM LUPI A decade has passed since the last Howler War and the City of Lupa stands peaceful again under the choking clouds of the Ashfall. The wild hyenas have been conquered, the little beasts remain subdued, and the wolf packs preserve their uneasy oligarchy thanks to the noxious power of imperium. However, new threats... Continue Reading →
Imperium Lupi loosely translates as 'Empire of Wolves', but the title also alludes to the wonder mineral 'Imperium' which powers the advanced societies that have sprung up on the world of Erde. Erde is populated by various anthropomorphic races, some great, others meek. Imperium Lupi focuses on Lupa, an oligarchical city-state of many diverse beasts... Continue Reading →
This is a new page about the award-winning novel Imperium Lupi, featuring character bios and other information regarding the world and its author. Some details can be found here and nowhere else, not even within the pages of the book itself, as there is often not room within a given novel to cover all the... Continue Reading →
Continuing our current theme, here's Linus Mills, every Lupi fan's favourite character (and that's fine). Perhaps he's standing about in Riddle Den's gymnasium, listening to Uther brag, whilst waiting his turn to be humiliated in fencing practice or on the wrestling mat. I tried to capture his great strength, tinged with his naivety and generally... Continue Reading →
The young Watcher Tomek Usenko, pictured here in Gelb prison uniform. He's eager to help and to please, but what is his agenda? Full character profile here... What is imperium Lupi?
Rafe Stenton is ALPHA's mysterious new recruit, brought in by Janoah and Silvermane to wield ALPHA's experimental 'Eisenpelz'; a powerful relic of a bygone age that only pure-blooded Howlers are strong enough to wear... Most packs retain a cache of so-called Eisenpelz suits, but remain unable to field them since the Lupan Laws forbid... Continue Reading →
Meryl Stroud hails from Eisbrand Territory, though she is not a Howler herself, nor is she in any way attached to the Eisbrand pack. She grew up in the care of her aunt on the Graumeer coast, living amongst rowdy otters, salty water rats and other seafaring beasts, the war and other troubles largely passing... Continue Reading →