Sentient Races of Alysium Alysium possesses a large and diverse collection of sentient races that walk about it. 15 in total, plus one that is long extinct. And with that many races, racial tensions are also greatly present. Despite this, many societies have managed peaceful integration, most notably the Xetronuvian Empire. Inter-species marriage is also common in these societies. From this, it has also been found that all races are capable of producing live offspring with one another. However, the child will come out looking like the mother's respective race every time. Why any of this is possible has baffled scholars for centuries. Without further ado, the races of Alysium: Humans: A race full of determination and ambition, one that would do anything to survive and progress. Not much more is needed to describe them, for obvious reasons. (Avg. Lifespan: 80 years) Elves: An elegant and graceful people.