Krak al-Zinad, or the Keep of Fire Striking Steel, was a castle located in the City of Brass in 1367 DR.[note 1][1]

The Keep was located in the Cindersweeps ward of the city.[2]


Krak al-Zinad housed soldiers that protected the harbors of the City of Brass. Additionally, all of the marines, and others who used specialized seaborne weaponry, were trained here.[1]



  1. Canon material does not provide dating for the Al-Qadim campaign setting. For the purposes of this wiki only, the current date for Al-Qadim products is assumed to be 1367 DR.


  1. 1.0 1.1 Wolfgang Baur (November 1993). Secrets of the Lamp. Genie Lore. (TSR, Inc.), p. 28. ISBN 978-1560766476.
  2. Wolfgang Baur (1993). Secrets of the Lamp (Map). (TSR, Inc.). ISBN 1-56076-647-6.