Altdorf is the imperial capital and the seat of the emperor. It is located in the southern Empire on river Reik. River Reik runs through the southern part of the Empire from the Black Mountains eastward ending into a long southward gulf of the Sea of Claws at Marienburg near the Grey Mountains.
At Altdorf river Talabec combines with river Reik. River Talabec comes from Kislev in north-west close to the Black Mountains and the Northern Wastes.
Middenheim is the second largest city in the Empire and located in the northern Empire. It is known as the city of the white wolf. The city is build on a huge rock.