The Tribunal

This hideout invites you to take a small glimpse into immediate post-Kitava future of Oriath.

Ravaged by the clash of deities, once orderly land descended into anarchy. With previous administration dead or missing, and surviving population being occupied with day-to-day survival among the ruins of a once glorious city, Oriath quickly saw an unopposed influx of exiles from Wraeclast. Despite the fact that majority of ex-exiles (sic!) was willing to forget their misery in Wraeclast and move on with their lives, a big portion of them had way too big of a grudge against Oriath citizens to simply forgive it. And while their immediate judges and prosecutors were among the first to perish in the initial uprising and catastrophe that followed, the silent agreement of Oriathan people to turn their collective blind eye on hundreds of obviously unjust trials made every living free citizen of Oriath a prime subject for retribution.

 

When you first spawn in this hideout, you end up in a small room of mediocre wealth. I treat this room as a personal room of player's character with access to legacy workbenches from previous leagues. I consider switching the interior of this room to one of a treasury, but for now, I'm quite satisfied with it.

 

The red carpet will take you to the main NPC room, containing most of the NPC I usually interact with, each having their stylized workplace (though I will change the bookshelf behind Jun to an investigation board once I unlock it).

 

For now we will avoid exiting the building and follow the carpet to the Library, where we will meet Navali in her workspace, stylized to be spooky and vaalish, and Einhar, surrounded by remains of dead animals (is anyone really surprised at this point?). The lonely exile with his modest belongings suggests that the actual living space of the courthouse is quite limited.

 

If we follow the red carpet further, we will enter the pretty unremarkable (although, rather wealthy) corridor, which will take us to our main point of interest - the courtroom. The centerpiece of this room is a shoddy, obviously custom-made cage with a single inmate, which is being questioned by a group of exiles. By the looks of it (the furniture in the cage, a basket with food and quite some paperwork in the vicinity) he has a lot of explanations to do.

Right next to the courtroom, behind a flimsy bookshelf-for-a-wall construction, lies the improvised (but still effective) torture chamber, with both executor and oriathan citizen present. There is a silent body on the floor, covered in blood. His screams just recently could clearly be heard in the courtroom - at this point, the flimsy design of the torture chamber suddenly appears to be clearly planned for this.

At the other end of the courtroom, we can clearly see makeshift prison cell, containing a handful of oriathan citizens as prisoners, two exiles (wardens), and suddenly - a well-served dining table. Apart from simply being the only room capable comfortably fitting such a table, fine dining in presence of severely distressed prisoners must have a serious psychological effect on them - Wraeclast survivors truly are experts in every shade of human misery.

 

Upon exiting the courtroom and following the aforementioned main corridor, we will pass :

- makeshift kitchen and food storage

- makeshift armory, featuring captured equipment

- makeshift bunk beds for housing those, who will be unable to live outside in the tents due to health conditions.

 

At this point we have finished exploring (and, hopefully, admiring) the courthouse's interior and we are ready to step outside.

 

In the main square we will see the elaborate portal device in the middle of it, with corners of the square being occupied with:

- General stockpile and logistics department of the whole endeavor.

- Shanty tent town for those, who could not find living place inside.

- Alva's working space, stylized after Vaal culture.

- Filthy junkyard, featuring ruined books, equipment, furniture, different debris, food leftovers, etc.

 

And just as we are ready to leave this place the way we entered (through the waypoint), our eye catches a covered up pile of irregular form. Closer inspection reveals horrifying truth - those are multiple naked dead bodies, ready to be transported out. And just to add one last grim detail to this picture - we watch the undertaker stripping dead oriathans of their belongings and carefully placing them in the conveniently placed boxes.

 

Looks like even after autocracy fell, justice did not return to the courthouses.

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I hope you liked the fruit of my labor. It was a lot of fun working on this project, and I believe it ended up suiting the dark and malevolent lore of Path of Exile quite nicely.

While I fully realize that the subject of unjust trials, the death penalty, and slight hints on national discrimination and concentration camps are all pretty touchy subjects, I still went ahead with it and I sincerely hope that nobody is significantly offended or unnerved.

I hope that my English was not too bad - I live in Ukraine, and English is not my native language.

P.S.

Looks like the screenshots will be loading in random order, so they might not reflect the journey correctly, despite that being the original plan. In this case, I hope it won't a big trouble for you to understand in which order those are described in this text. If everything else fails - just download it and enjoy it directly!

 

P.P.S.

Contains microtransactions. Despite being primarily a creative and artistic design, it's still very functional - stash is right next to a vendor, all NPCs and map device are reasonably concentrated - literally 3-4 Leap Slams apart, so the usual grind is not interfered by pesky cosmetics :D

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Hideout version: 1.0.0
Total cost: 1,124,710
Total decorations: 497
Uses MTX: Yes
Einhar, Beastmaster Level: 7
Zana, Master Cartographer Level: 7
Alva, Master Explorer Level: 6
Niko, Master of the Depths Level: 7
Jun, Veiled Master Level: 0


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Decoration Decoration name Buy from Master level Cost Amount Total cost
Atlas Table MTX 0 0 1 0
Automaton Decor MTX 0 0 5 0
Beast Egg MTX 0 0 1 0
Beast Eye MTX 0 0 4 0
Brutus' Cradle MTX 0 0 1 0
Cauldron MTX 0 0 2 0
Fireplace MTX 0 0 1 0
Light Mural Tile MTX 0 0 2 0
Lightning Coil MTX 0 0 1 0
Malachai Heart MTX 0 0 1 0
Oriath Citizen MTX 0 0 5 0
Oriath Citizen Corpse MTX 0 0 8 0
Transformer MTX 0 0 1 0
Vaal Vessel MTX 0 0 2 0
Alva No master 0 0 1 0
Armourer's Workbench No master 0 0 1 0
Artisan's Bench No master 0 0 1 0
Blessing Font No master 0 0 1 0
Bowmaker's Tools No master 0 0 1 0
Crafting Bench No master 0 0 1 0
Einhar No master 0 0 1 0
Gladiator's Workbench No master 0 0 1 0
Guild Stash No master 0 0 1 0
Headstones No master 0 0 1 0
Helena No master 0 0 1 0
Jun No master 0 0 1 0
Map Device No master 0 0 1 0
Navali No master 0 0 1 0
Niko No master 0 0 1 0
Sharpening Wheel No master 0 0 2 0
Stash No master 0 0 1 0
Waypoint No master 0 0 1 0
Zana No master 0 0 1 0
Ancient Books Alva, Master Explorer 1 140 15 2,100
Body Armour Stand Alva, Master Explorer 1 910 3 2,730
Helmet Stand Alva, Master Explorer 1 910 3 2,730
Torch Alva, Master Explorer 1 910 3 2,730
Vaal Furniture Alva, Master Explorer 1 380 4 1,520
Vaal Fire Pit Alva, Master Explorer 2 860 2 1,720
Vaal Pylon Alva, Master Explorer 2 330 2 660
Bow Rack Alva, Master Explorer 3 1,860 1 1,860
Full Armour Stand Alva, Master Explorer 3 1,860 2 3,720
Ruined Mat Alva, Master Explorer 3 710 11 7,810
Ruined Standing Lamp Alva, Master Explorer 3 710 6 4,260
Temple Basin Alva, Master Explorer 3 1,860 2 3,720
Vaal Letter Alva, Master Explorer 3 1,860 3 5,580
Hungry Exile Alva, Master Explorer 4 1,220 5 6,100
Sword In Ground Alva, Master Explorer 4 1,220 3 3,660
Tired Exile Alva, Master Explorer 4 1,220 3 3,660
Body Bag Alva, Master Explorer 5 6,760 3 20,280
Cavia Porcellus Alva, Master Explorer 5 6,760 2 13,520
Emaciated Corpse Alva, Master Explorer 5 2,570 2 5,140
Fresh Giblets Alva, Master Explorer 5 2,570 9 23,130
Frightened Exile Alva, Master Explorer 5 2,570 2 5,140
Covered Corpses Alva, Master Explorer 6 4,090 1 4,090
Vaal Altar Alva, Master Explorer 6 10,720 1 10,720
Barrels Einhar, Beastmaster 2 860 9 7,740
Basket Einhar, Beastmaster 2 330 8 2,640
Buckets Einhar, Beastmaster 2 330 6 1,980
Dead Fish Einhar, Beastmaster 2 330 9 2,970
Menagerie Bucket Einhar, Beastmaster 2 860 5 4,300
Rope Einhar, Beastmaster 2 330 2 660
Wooden Plate Einhar, Beastmaster 2 860 3 2,580
Animal Skeleton Einhar, Beastmaster 3 710 4 2,840
Beach Flies Einhar, Beastmaster 3 710 1 710
Cannibal Sheet Einhar, Beastmaster 3 710 2 1,420
Chopped Wood Einhar, Beastmaster 3 710 3 2,130
Dead Seagull Einhar, Beastmaster 3 710 5 3,550
Fish Stand Einhar, Beastmaster 3 710 3 2,130
Fly Swarm Einhar, Beastmaster 3 710 3 2,130
Pot Line Einhar, Beastmaster 3 710 4 2,840
Rusty Spindle Einhar, Beastmaster 3 710 2 1,420
Seagull Nest Einhar, Beastmaster 3 710 3 2,130
Sitting Log Einhar, Beastmaster 3 710 2 1,420
Slugs Einhar, Beastmaster 3 710 3 2,130
Dead Seagull On Stick Einhar, Beastmaster 4 1,220 3 3,660
Depressed Exile Einhar, Beastmaster 4 1,220 7 8,540
Flies Einhar, Beastmaster 4 1,220 3 3,660
Junk Pile Einhar, Beastmaster 4 1,220 1 1,220
Menagerie Food Tray Einhar, Beastmaster 4 1,220 2 2,440
Palisade Cart Einhar, Beastmaster 4 1,220 2 2,440
Wounded Exile Einhar, Beastmaster 4 1,220 6 7,320
Bandit Tent Einhar, Beastmaster 5 6,760 3 20,280
Hunted Rhoa Einhar, Beastmaster 5 6,760 2 13,520
Scrap Pile Einhar, Beastmaster 5 2,570 1 2,570
Wagon Einhar, Beastmaster 5 16,020 2 32,040
Wooden Pallet Einhar, Beastmaster 5 6,760 1 6,760
Rhoa Nest Einhar, Beastmaster 6 10,720 1 10,720
Whale Skeleton Bones Einhar, Beastmaster 6 10,720 2 21,440
Medium Tent Einhar, Beastmaster 7 5,830 1 5,830
Whale Skeleton Arms Einhar, Beastmaster 7 15,320 1 15,320
Whale Skeleton Head Einhar, Beastmaster 7 15,320 1 15,320
Whale Skeleton Ribs Einhar, Beastmaster 7 15,320 1 15,320
High Chair Niko, Master of the Depths 1 140 10 1,400
Prison Bunk Niko, Master of the Depths 1 380 6 2,280
Prison Desk Niko, Master of the Depths 1 380 2 760
Prison Table Niko, Master of the Depths 1 380 1 380
Urn Niko, Master of the Depths 1 140 12 1,680
Damaged Cargo Niko, Master of the Depths 2 330 1 330
Low Fire Pit Niko, Master of the Depths 2 860 4 3,440
Wagon Debris Niko, Master of the Depths 2 330 1 330
Damaged Barrels Niko, Master of the Depths 3 710 1 710
Pipe Kit Niko, Master of the Depths 3 1,860 5 9,300
Scattered Books Niko, Master of the Depths 3 710 5 3,550
Scavenged Rug Niko, Master of the Depths 3 1,860 6 11,160
Worn Anvil Niko, Master of the Depths 3 710 1 710
Copper Chest Niko, Master of the Depths 4 3,170 3 9,510
Library Book Pile Niko, Master of the Depths 4 1,220 3 3,660
Library Bust Niko, Master of the Depths 4 3,170 1 3,170
Ruined Fence Niko, Master of the Depths 5 2,570 7 17,990
Skull Display Niko, Master of the Depths 5 6,760 1 6,760
Wooden Hut Niko, Master of the Depths 5 16,020 1 16,020
Dark Cargo Wagon Niko, Master of the Depths 6 10,720 1 10,720
Library Statue Niko, Master of the Depths 6 10,720 1 10,720
Prison Rostrum Niko, Master of the Depths 6 10,720 1 10,720
Skeleton Display Niko, Master of the Depths 6 10,720 4 42,880
Stall Counter Niko, Master of the Depths 6 10,720 1 10,720
Tools Board Niko, Master of the Depths 6 10,720 1 10,720
Torture Table Niko, Master of the Depths 7 15,320 1 15,320
Bronze Piping Zana, Master Cartographer 2 860 2 1,720
Candelabrum Zana, Master Cartographer 2 860 36 30,960
Golden Vessel Zana, Master Cartographer 2 2,040 10 20,400
Oriath Weapons Crate Zana, Master Cartographer 2 380 2 760
Oriathan Books Zana, Master Cartographer 2 380 10 3,800
Courthouse Armchair Zana, Master Cartographer 3 4,400 2 8,800
Courthouse Bench Zana, Master Cartographer 3 1,860 4 7,440
Courthouse Side Table Zana, Master Cartographer 3 1,860 3 5,580
Gilded Cage Zana, Master Cartographer 3 4,400 1 4,400
Interrogation Tools Zana, Master Cartographer 3 4,400 1 4,400
Oriath Supply Crate Zana, Master Cartographer 3 710 6 4,260
Coffee Table Zana, Master Cartographer 4 3,170 1 3,170
Gilded Stocks Zana, Master Cartographer 4 7,490 1 7,490
Golden Statue Zana, Master Cartographer 4 7,490 1 7,490
Interrogation Chair Zana, Master Cartographer 4 3,170 1 3,170
Oriath Armour Crate Zana, Master Cartographer 4 3,170 2 6,340
Red Carpet Zana, Master Cartographer 4 3,170 4 12,680
Templar Rug Zana, Master Cartographer 4 1,220 32 39,040
Bathhouse Rug Zana, Master Cartographer 5 6,760 1 6,760
Book Shelf Zana, Master Cartographer 5 6,760 2 13,520
Courthouse Bust Zana, Master Cartographer 5 2,570 2 5,140
Courthouse Desk Zana, Master Cartographer 5 6,760 1 6,760
Dining Chair Zana, Master Cartographer 5 6,760 8 54,080
Gilded Iron Maiden Zana, Master Cartographer 5 16,020 1 16,020
Lounge Chair Zana, Master Cartographer 5 6,760 2 13,520
Medium Golden Statue Zana, Master Cartographer 5 16,020 2 32,040
Court Bookcase Zana, Master Cartographer 6 10,720 4 42,880
Floral Chair Zana, Master Cartographer 6 10,720 3 32,160
Jury Stand Zana, Master Cartographer 6 10,720 4 42,880
Temple Desk Zana, Master Cartographer 6 10,720 1 10,720
Triclinium Zana, Master Cartographer 6 10,720 3 32,160
Letters of Exile Zana, Master Cartographer 7 35,890 1 35,890
Study Desk Zana, Master Cartographer 7 15,320 2 30,640
Latest version: 1.0.0

Version number MTX Publish date Total favor Total decorations Downloads Link
1.0.0 Yes 2018-12-28 01:52:34 1,124,710 497 268 Download

1.0.0 | 28 Dec 2018 - 01:52

Initial release