This page contains up to date information about the current state of each of the Seven Kingdoms and the Crownlands. Information on the State of Essos is available as well. It is currently 502AL, the third era, and Westeros is experiencing the Spring Without Sun.
Winterfell has recently seen an attack of Others and the Night's Watch appears to be struggling with its defenses.
Wildlings continue to pose a problem for Bear Island, as they slip past the Wall by sea. Ironborn have begun raiding along the coastline.
The Spring Without Sun has brought high amounts of snow to the North (almost as if the winter never ended). Waterways throughout the North (especially in the area of the Neck) are swollen or flooded.
The current Lord Paramount, Jojen Stark, rules from Winterfell.
Hill tribesmen have been uniting and forming alliances.
The Spring Without Sun has caused waterways in the lowlands of the Vale to flood.
The current Lord Paramount, Nathaniel Arryn, serves as regent for his infant nephew.
The Riverlands were recently burned and pillaged by Aeron Greyjoy after refusing to bend the knee to the usurper. They have seen the most warfare of any kingdom, and crops have been destroyed.
Bandits, notably the Burning Hand's Men, have become a serious problem in the Riverlands.
The Riverlands have been hit the hardest by the Spring Without Sun. Rivers and waterways are swollen or flooded, a large amount of crops have been lost to both the rains and bandits, refugees have accumulated to the towns and some have brought with them disease, most notably the bloody flux (which has been spotted in Riverrun). The bridge along the Gold Road crossing the Blackwater Rush and the bridge at Fairmarket are both gone, swept away by the flood. At Riverrun, where the Tumblestone and the Red Fork meet has become a lake.
Their Lord Paramount was removed and Lord Edwin Frey was recently appointed to the role and rules from the Twins. He has begun taxing entry and exit of the Riverlands..
The Iron Islands
The Iron Islands recently emerged from a civil war pitting House Greyjoy against House Harlaw. House Greyjoy was victorious and House Harlaw now suffers high taxes and intense scrutinty from their liege.
The Spring Without Sun has led to stormier seas than usual, making travel by boat difficult even for the ironborn. The already violent currents that surrounded the Iron Islands have become even stormier.
Alannys Greyjoy rules in the shadows for her son who formally holds the lord paramountcy.
The Westerlands saw little war in its lands during the Ascent of the Lion, but for a battle at the Golden Tooth. The Iron Islands guarded Lannisport during the war, and Damon Lannister sits the Iron Throne.
Waterways and rivers are swollen or flooding due to the Spring Without Sun. The Westerlands is experiencing loss of crops in the countryside, and refugees and disease in its main towns. Several mines have collapsed.
Lord Aemon Estermont holds the title of Warden of the West until the birth of a Lannister heir.
The Reach experienced a civil war in which House Hightower overthrew House Tyrell, killing all of the males in the direct line of descendents.
The upper areas of the Reach are experiencing flooding due to the Spring Without Sun.
Lord Gylen Hightower holds the paramountcy, but Tyrell loyalists remain.
The Stormlands experienced a rebellion during the war of the Ascent of the Lion. Many Baratheon loyalist lords were executed or had their children taken as wards.
The Spring Without Sun has led to stormier seas and flooding. Rivers and waterways are swollen, and the Stormlands are experiencing high numbers of refugees, loss of crops, and disease.
They currently enjoy an uneasy peace under the rule of Lord Orys Connington.
Dorne remained neutral during the recent war that placed a Lannister on the throne and its troops saw no combat. Now the kingdom prepares to aid Lys in a war against a Braavosi sealord bent on conquering the free cities.
Dorne has remained mainly unaffected by the Spring Without Sun, though it has been taking on refugees and the Prince's Pass appears to be impassable.
Princess Sarella Martell holds the paramouncy and has a strong alliance with the Queen of Westeros, who she secretly helped crown in place of the former queen.
The Golden Company was recently given land in the Crownlands and swore their allegiance to the Iron Throne.
The Crownlands are experiencing both flooding and refugees. The Spring Without Sun has led to destroyed crops and the Bloody Flux amongst the smallfolk.