The continent of Kara-Tur lies east of Faerûn. Between these lands the Hordelands strech for hundreds of miles. Trade, adventurers and artifacts occasionally arrive from Kara-Tur via the Golden Way, but beyond that there is little interaction between the continents.
- Hengeyokai: Intelligent, shapechanging animals, able to shift freely between human, animal, and hybrid forms. They usually pass as humans.
- Korobokuru: A reclusive, primitive subrace of dwarves. They are mistrusted by most easterners.
- Spirit Folk: The mystical descendants of humans and natural spirits. They pass as delicate humans.