Sir Mari Alexander won the tournament for Master Brocc of Alderden, becoming the first Princess by her own hand of the Principality of Cynagua.
The Society is based on the romantic ideal of chivalry and honor, that one seeks glory not for oneself but to champion one that inspire you to greatness. This goal of that ideal is that people are judged on individual merits and accomplishments, not on birth, religion, race or even gender. While such a perfect dream is still a work in progress, another step was taken to achieve that idealized inspiration. In the Barony of Gyldenholt, the first same-sex couple will sit the Baronial thrones, the Master Giuseppe Francesco da Borgia and Master Giles Hill.
For the first time, Pennsic War was not a competition between 40 year enemies. The Middle and Eastern kingdoms joined forces to fight against Aethelmerc, within who's boundries the war is held, and Atlantia. Here that event is pictured as the knight with the marshaled arms of East and Middle, fighting her Highness of Cynagua.