Strengths: Bucking Tradition, Rewarding Success
Weaknesses: Watching His Back
First Appearance: TBFGK 78
He also promoted Stanley from a simple Piker to Warlord. Pleased with Stanley's performance with the Arkenhammer, the King promoted him to Chief Warlord and eventually made him Heir Designate, at great expense.Erf-b1-p079
At some subsequent moment Gobwins broke alliance with Gobwin Knob (which Sizemore considers very odd), captured the city and croaked King Saline IV.Erf-b1-p079 Stanley who was a Heir Designate recaptured the city and became Ruler -- an Overlord because he was not Royal. Ansom believed that Stanley orchestrated this rebellion to come to power.Erf-b1-p034
As King Saline IV was himself a Royal, this means Gobwin Knob was a Royal side until after his death. The warlords Archduke Ferdinand and Lady Phat-Singh may have been nobles popped during or before his rule.
Real World References
Bears a striking resemblance to King Friday XIII from the Mister Rogers' Neighborhood children's television show.
|Ruler of Gobwin Knob||Succeeded by:|
Stanley the Plaid