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{{Infobox Location
 
{{Infobox Location
|Name = Rivia
 
 
|Image = TB_Rivia.jpeg
 
|Image = TB_Rivia.jpeg
 
|Type = City
 
|Type = City
|Owner = Queen [[Meve]]
 
 
|Country = [[Lyria and Rivia]]
 
|Country = [[Lyria and Rivia]]
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|Geo_map = Places Rivia.png
 
|Location = On [[Loch Eskalott]] near [[Mahakam]]
 
|Location = On [[Loch Eskalott]] near [[Mahakam]]
|Population = 1234<ref>{{Tw2}}</ref> 253 nonhumans and 981 humans
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|Owner = Queen [[Meve]]
|Geo_map = Places Rivia.png
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|Name = Rivia
}}'''Rivia''' is the capital of the [[Rivia]] dominion, which is in a personal union with the Kingdom of [[Lyria]]. Both countries were ruled by Queen [[Meve]] by {{Year|canon = no|year = 1267}}.
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|Population = 1234<ref>{{Tw2}}</ref>}}
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'''Rivia''' is the capital of the [[Rivia]] dominion, which is in a personal union with the Kingdom of [[Lyria]]. Both countries were ruled by Queen [[Meve]] by {{Year|canon = no|year = 1267}}.
   
 
Rivia is the winter residence of the monarch and when he or she is in the [[Rivia Castle|Rivian]] castle white and blue flags can be seen. The city is located in the west of the country.
 
Rivia is the winter residence of the monarch and when he or she is in the [[Rivia Castle|Rivian]] castle white and blue flags can be seen. The city is located in the west of the country.
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During the [[Second Northern War]], the castle, as the whole [[Rivia]], was conquered by [[Nilfgaardian Empire|Nilfgaardian]] troops led by General [[Ardal aep Dahy]]. Queen Meve however, managed to retake the castle and the city in the [[Battle of Rivia Castle]].
 
During the [[Second Northern War]], the castle, as the whole [[Rivia]], was conquered by [[Nilfgaardian Empire|Nilfgaardian]] troops led by General [[Ardal aep Dahy]]. Queen Meve however, managed to retake the castle and the city in the [[Battle of Rivia Castle]].
 
 
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After the war, the financial situation was the cause of enriching the speculations and the spread of racism towards [[non-human]]s in this city, blamed for most of bad. Because of this and lot of other factors a terrible [[Rivian Pogrom|pogrom]] later takes place.
 
After the war, the financial situation was the cause of enriching the speculations and the spread of racism towards [[non-human]]s in this city, blamed for most of bad. Because of this and lot of other factors a terrible [[Rivian Pogrom|pogrom]] later takes place.

Revision as of 21:45, September 30, 2019

Rivia is the capital of the Rivia dominion, which is in a personal union with the Kingdom of Lyria. Both countries were ruled by Queen Meve by 1267.

Rivia is the winter residence of the monarch and when he or she is in the Rivian castle white and blue flags can be seen. The city is located in the west of the country.


The following is considered game canon only and may contradict Andrzej Sapkowski's works.

During the Second Northern War, the castle, as the whole Rivia, was conquered by Nilfgaardian troops led by General Ardal aep Dahy. Queen Meve however, managed to retake the castle and the city in the Battle of Rivia Castle.


End of game canon content.

After the war, the financial situation was the cause of enriching the speculations and the spread of racism towards non-humans in this city, blamed for most of bad. Because of this and lot of other factors a terrible pogrom later takes place.

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