The Cursed Darkness - Octavia - Encyclopaedia
- Veniathan - A sorcerer of the Darkness, who can poison people by chewing on their weaponry
- Drew - A minion of the Darkness that seems to believe that he and Octavia share a father - Corwin.
- Nathaniel - Another Darkness minion, one who seems frightened of his own shadow...
- Voltaire - Octavia's Selle Français stallion.
- A raven - Octavia had a chat with one while bound to a tree.
- Shadow Earth - Octavia's Shadow of birth.
- Well of Darkness - Somewhere in the middle of the dark forest near Amber.
Items and Artefacts
- L'Aiguillion - Octavia's sword, a cavalry saber with roses and vines worked into the hilt and scabbard.