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Nystax was born on the plane of Vistaqa, a world of volatile elemental energies and harsh terrains. Two massive kingdoms, constantly at war, are ruled with an iron fist by efreeti twins that hate one another. Jadariss (WRB) is an industrial authoritarian state known for its explosive weapons of war. Its ruler is Surxim, a battle hungry warrior king with a fiery temper, would like nothing more than to crush his brother and rule the entire plane. Jamaz (URB) is an oppressive magocracy known for its violent magics and army of demons and djinns. Its ruler is Amanax, a cruel sorcerer king, who looks to enslave his brother and use war machines to drain the elemental energies of the plane for himself.
Though a native of Jamaz, Nystax had no allegiance to either kingdom. Showing a gift for magic as a child, he was enrolled in one of the many state sponsored magic schools always looking for new talent to exploit. When he realized his future was to be a pawn in Amanax’s schemes against his brother, he dropped out of school to pursue his own interests. He began putting his talent for illusion magics to smuggling contraband between kingdoms.
He was quite successful and this led him to Lateem, a djinn who was one of his best clients. After they had become trusted allies, Lateem revealed that he was planning a big heist and he would like Nystax to be involved. Nystax was excited for he had been itching to get into some larger action. They would be stealing a powerful elemental gem from Surxim’s armory to sell to Amanax for a small fortune. He was easily able to get the team past the Jadariss guards, but no one accounted for a traitor amongst the crew. In the ensuing battle, Nystax’s spark ignited. Hundreds of illusions filled the chamber. A planar portal tore open and he quickly threw Lateem into it before jumping in himself. When he arrived on a new world, Lateem was nowhere to be found…