The Elven Confederation is the confederation of the twelve elven tribes. Its territories sit between the Karaspi Mountains and the Stone Wall frostward, the Ducal States and the Stormy Sea corpseward, and the Union of the Three Crowns sunwise, within the White Woods. The Elven Confederation was formed in the aftermath of the Blood Wars to unite the elf tribes against the Crimson Empire.
Elves are one of the Old Races, a species native to Thyrros. Elves used to dominate the entirety of Thyrros, although no primordial elven societies reached the level of sedentary human civilizations later on. Human migration corpseward drove the elves to extinction throughout most of Thyrros; while elves proved more physically powerful and were all naturally magical, humans outnumbered them and mastered the use of leylines. The last elves were driven into the White Woods, where leylines were weak and the elves’ natural magic allowed them to survive repeated human invasions. Initiall