The town is governed - ruled really - by the mayor, Lucius Skull.
The mayor is traditionally elected by seven electors.
The Lictors are the body of men tasked by the mayor of the town with keeping the peace and enforcing the law.
The Guilds Edit
The town guilds control various commercial monopolies in the town: one might control the trade in goblin tin ore (the Pewterers), another the sale of casked wine from Ys (the Mercers). The principle three guilds are:
The Sunless Hall Edit
A cavern beneath the town where goblins and gnomes come to trade.
The mayor of Fellgate permits the presence of a small contingent of Varangian Knights from Miklagard. When they are not patrolling the catacombs beneath the city, the knights reside in the Garrison - a large fortified house built around a central courtyard.