Rial is the port city of the Rial Cartel. The Rial Cartel specializes in slaves and exotic animals. `This is their only major stronghold. They deal with pirates and other ocean going criminals, as well as some elves and satyrs. They have continually avoided conflicts with Viemves. The town has a population of about 12,000 aldar, 1,000 free people of other races, and 6,000 slaves.