Our Material Plane
The Patriots have existed since the days before Atlas, back when the city was split into Voland in the East and Wygrievia in the West. The Patriots were formed 200 years ago by Dignam and two of his companions. They were a political group meant to guard the rights of the common people of the city, and even as that city was overwhelmed and merged into the oppressive capital known today, the Patriots transformed into the heart of the resistance movement in Atlas.
Today they are led by Tommy Deedalus, an eladrin and the bastard son of Dignam. He seems to be an effective leader on the field, and he commands the respect and devotion of his followers. He never knew his father or his mother, but he was raised by the Patriots in the slums of Atlas and so he is deeply devoted to the betterment of his home.
The banners and sigil of the Patriots preserves the flags of Old Voland—the black king in chess with a V spreading out behind it. Curious. One of DanDan’s forms was a black king’s piece…