The dwarves were the original inhabitants of the Faladur Vale. They remain mostly reclusive, hidden away in their mountains. Sometimes they venture out as mercenaries, metalworkers, or purveyors of their own fine goods. The Eastern Dwarves have a distrust for humans, especially those of the Northern breed. The hate the Western Dwarves. The Western Dwarves with the Northern humans very well, and are more trusting of the general human than the Eastern Dwarves. They hate elves and and the Eastern Dwarves. The Western Dwarves are barbaric and crude, while the Eastern Dwarves are more technical, refined, and eccentric.