Kingdom of Sorrenia

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Kingdom of Sorrenia

Sorrenian emblem.png
National emblem

The North Stands Proud.
Highland Cathederal
Capital citySacriston
Largest cityDurham
Official language(s)English and Sorrenian
Various regional languages
Official religion(s)None official
Short nameSorrenia
GovernmentUnitary Parliamentary Republic
Area claimed140km2
CurrencySorrenian Rosemerta, de jure
Time zoneSorrenian Standard Time
National drinkApple Cider
National animalMallard Duck


The State of Sorrenia is a protectorate state of Eresamia.

Sorrenia was previously dominated by a socialist government, before the republic was overthrown in a coup in June of 2016. Following an attempt at further elections in October 2016, Eren Scott was elected as President. Due to internal instability, the President announced the taking of emergency powers. After a failed Coup attempt, Scott declared absolute rule, transitioning Sorrenia from a democratic state to an authoritarian dictatorship with a 'ceremonial monarchy'. In the summer of 2017, the leader decided to place Sorrenia under the protection of the Student's State of Eresamia, essentially dissolving Sorrenian soveirgnty.


The name "Sorrenia" is an adaptation of "Sorrento", the name of a small town in southern Italy, near Naples. After several hours of deliberation, the name was proposed by then President Miles of Sorrenia, and agreed upon by the other citizens of Sorrenia.


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Sorrenia's predecessor state was a country named Democratic People's Republic of Kozlova which declared its seperation from the United Kingdom on the 6th June 2012. The country was established by Miles Pressland, Dominik Slowikowski and Lewis Wild. Kozlova was ruled by a communist egalitarian government, however the ruling government's ideology was not popular among the population. Tensions between the population and the government finally turned violent when two of the major public figures of Kozlova (Lewis Wild and Llewelyn Lawton) declared independence from Kozlova, dividing the country between separatist rebels (compromised of Yavarian, Aztokan and Validöraen soldiers and supporters), who primarily operated in the southern regions of Kozlova, and pro-government loyalists who primarily operated in the northern areas of the country and the capital. During the height of the civil war, the President of Kozlova Miles Pressland began peace negotiations with the rebels. These negotiations eventually led to the decision by both sides of the conflict that the state of Kozlova were to be dissolved, and a new country which would meet the demands of both sides would be formed. This led to the formation of the first Sorrenian Federation. There is high amount of nostalgia for the Kozlovan state within parts of Sorrenian society, this nostalgia has led to the declaration of a 'Kozlovan Remembrance Day' in 25th May 2014, which has been celebrated since. [1]

Sorrenian-Gran Paisan conflict

Old flag of Sorrenia

The Gran Pais conflict was a civil conflict in 2014 which was initially between the Unified Socialist Party of Gran Pais (USP) (supported by the Sorrenian Federation and the Kingdom of Catan) and the Gran Paisan government, ending with the dissolution of Gran Pais and its annexation by Sorrenia. The conflict then became a territorial dispute between Sorrenia and Catan over who would control Gran Pais, ultimately ending in a stalemate and the continuation of the status quo.

Administrative Divisons

Sorrenia consists of 5 states and 1 Territory.

  • States have their own constitution and Local Assembly, and while they must follow Sorrenian law, they are allowed to make their own laws.
  • Territories are governed by a Commissioner and have no local autonomy.
  • The Capital of Levaria is considered a Federal District, but is governed as a Territory.
Flag Name Leader
Dunelm Flag.png Dunelm
New Durham Flag.png New Durham
Durham Uni Flag.png University Town
Bowburn Flag.png Bowburn
Wales.png Sherburn
VRD Flag.png Dradelia
Eurania Flag.png Bernicia
Ertawa.JPG Ertawa
Amon Lasgalen Flag.png Amon Lasgalen Eren Scott
Wales.png Lanchester
Cadets flag.png Western Territory
Cadets flag.png Scotton
Gran Pais Flag.png Gran Pais

Political Parties

Sorrenia is noteworthy for hosting two significant political traditions. Some of the leading parties trace their lineage to pre-war parties, and so embrace compromise, discussion, and coalition government. Such parties include the Old Monarchists, the NDLP, and the Libertarian Party.

Other parties are completely new, or have distanced themselves from their old organisation. These parties are distinctly more authoritarian, were borne out of the Succession War, and have fought amongst one another, and so are adverse to negotiation. Such parties include the New Monarchists, the Republicans, and the Dradelian Revolutionary Front.

Some political parties also maintain relations with an armed wing, to varying degrees. the Dradelian Revolutionary Front is the best example of this relation, with its armed wing bearing the same name, and political leaders openly calling for armed struggle. The Republicans are also rumoured to maintain funding and support for the Socialist League. The Old Monarchist cause is also supported by the Young Vikings, although the party rejects any relationship with its armed counterpart.

Party Name Logo Leader Position Seats in Parliament
New Monarchists King Ronald Authoritarian Right
9 / 25
Old Monarchists Henry Steventon Authoritarian Centrist
7 / 25
The Republicans The Republicans.png Harold Stampland Authoritarian Left
5 / 25
New Democratic-Liberty Party Ndlplogo3.png Connor Sherlock Liberal Centre-Left
2 / 25
Dradelian Revolutionary Front Martin Garfront Authoritarian Left
2 / 25
Libertarian Party Matthew Riverson Libertarian Centre
1 / 25


Sorrenians value their Newspapers and Radio Stations. Also, Many Sorrenians enjoy going to Games Workshop, to play multiple strategy games. Because of this, Tabletop Gaming has become an integral part of Sorrenian culture, with many Sorrenians going regularly, and even competing in tournaments on behalf of Sorrenia.

Foreign Relations

Sorrenia recognizes, and has relations with many Micronations. It also recognizes every member in the U.N. as well as the Vatican City. Since the transition to authoritarianism, diplomacy in Sorrenia has suffered.

Recognized, No relations


The country of Sorrenia is very diverse with a census recently completed by the President. Most citizens are young adults between the ages of fifteen and thirty. Half of Sorrenians are Christian, with a large minority of Atheists, followed by Muslims and various other religions.