Northpoint has two entrances. One on the southern end leading to the rest of High Rock and another one on the western side of the city leading to the Boralis Coastline. There is a road that goes into the center of Northpoint that connects to the southern and western gates of the city. Everything revolves around the center, the seat of the city, the guilds, inn, smithy, and marketplace are all located around the plaza. The northern end of the city has a lighthouse which leads under the arch Northpoint is located on.
The city of Northpoint was founded by Breton Trader Captain Yric Flowdys in the 9th Century of the First Era. The first port for the location was known as Northpoint, the settlement eventually took it's name. Flowdys decided to build a seat of power in the heights of Dore Elard. As the settlement grew, he adopted the name Dorell and founded the great House Dorell. House Dorell has actively managed Northpoint and the surrounding regions by leasing land to farmers and establishing trade with Solitude. They were given a barony when Empress Hestra was ruler of the Empire and High Rock became part of the First Empire. It even ruled Shornhelm at one point.
- Main article: Northpoint (Online)
Lady Lleraya Montclair had taken control of Northpoint when Montclair attacked Rivenspire forcefully. The Daggerfall Covenant and the Vestige had fought the city back by entering the city from the lighthouse since the gates were closed. The Vestige stormed the castle and defeated Lleraya Montclair. After the battle, Ellic Dorell lost power over Northpoint by his father Baron Alard Dorell.
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- When Arena was going to be a Tournament based game, Northpoint's team was known as the Slayers.[OOG 1]