Eftal had maintained many of the technologies of the ancients, from before the Seven Days Of Fire. The kingdom had factories that could create many of the miraculous technologies, including big airships, from the ancient world.
An argument over the royal succession led to a civil war. Fueled by greed, Arms Merchants hunted the Ohmu for their shells to build weapons of war. As a result of this, the Ohmu stampeded in a rage and destroyed the kingdom, the king died and many cities, with their amazing factories, were destroyed. Technologies were lost and the Sea of Corruption spread 2,000 leagues , creating the Eftal Desert.
Ruins of Eftal
Yupa, Asbel and Ketcha are shown the ruins of the capital city of Eftal by the Forest People . The ruins are engulfed by the Sea of Corruption and the area around is in a cavity where it will take another 200 years for the miasma to be gone and the area to be purified.
- DE1a pg 215
- DE1 pg 216-217
- DE1 pg 435 (first seen), 436 (identified)
a See Page Conversions Between Editions to convert Deluxe Edition volume 1 (DE1) to other editions