King Banhammer was the last ruler of Faq prior to its fall.Erf-b1-p091 Jillian Zamussels was his daughter and a heir to the throne.
He relied heavily on the use of magic and had multiple Casters. He had few warlords and did not think much of them.Erf-b1-p091
After his Predictamancer foretold the eventual fall of the kingdom, King Banhammer ordered an heir popped. He supposedly expected a Caster, but instead a Warlord, Jillian, appeared. According to Jillian he liked his rules, was obsessed with philosophy and despised war.Erf-b1-p091 That seemed to be the reason for problems in their relationship.
Readers are led to believe that Faq has fallen in an quick attack from Stanley the PlaidErf-b1-p092 and that King Banhammer was croaked as a result.