Imperial Sentinels are the highest ranked military commanders in the Turamzzyrian Empire, beneath only the Emperor. They are each tasked with guarding their region of the empire and keeping the peace against threats from beyond the borders, or from rebellions within. The sentinels are typically chosen from the most esteemed nobility of each region, though the positions are not hereditary.
The Northern Sentinel oversees the frontier provinces of Talador, Jantalar, Mestanir, Vornavis, and Riverwood. The more populous regions of North Hendor, South Hendor, and Seareach also fall within the position's authority. As Wehnimer's Landing lies just north of imperial land, the Northern Sentinel has often been involved in the town's affairs. The position is currently held by Eddric Jovery, Earl of North Hendor.
The Southern Sentinel oversees the old imperial heartland of Estoria, Allace, Aldora, and Chastonia on the borders of the Southron Wastes, and guards against the demons and undead of that region, where many recent wars have been fought against the Horned Cabal. The position is currently held by Bannon Chandrennin, Duke of Aldora.
While not one of the regional sentinels, the Royal Magister is their equal in authority and is responsible for the practice of all arcane arts within the empire. The position is held hereditarily by the House of Kestrel.