The Four Cities
The Cities are in fact very high level alchemical exalted. Most people don’t know this.
The City in the Western Sea is known as Maki, and was at one point the Starmetal Caste Maki
The City in the South over the ruins of Gem is known as New Gem, and was at point the Starmetal Caste Lissome Avid Engineer
The City in the North in the Great Ice is known as New Yugosh, and was at one point the Orichalcum Caste ().
The City in the East (Metagalapa? The floating Mountain?)and was at one point the (Soulsteel, Moonsilver or Adamant) caste