It is the biggest known exporter of iron and steel to the Northern Kingdoms and Nilfgaard, and many mines, foundries, forges, etc. are located there. Mahakam iron is famous for its quality and is considered to be the best in the world. Aside from its iron, Mahakam is famous for its weapons, forged using advanced gnomish technology.
Apart for the rich mines and breathtaking strongholds, the enclave is famous for its Ale Festival, which takes place every twenty-five years and attracts thousands of participants from every part of the world.
Notable Mahakamans Edit
- Barclay Els
- Brouver Hoog
- Dennis Cranmer
- Percival Schuttenbach
- Sheldon Skaggs
- Yarpen Zigrin
- Yazon Varda
- Zoltan Chivay
- There is a Mahakam River in Kalimantan, Indonesia.
- Mahakam is not visited in the game, though it is referred to then and again in discussions, books, and journal entries.
- In The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings, during Act II when you first bump into Iorveth, he mentions that Vernon Roche was responsible for the pacification of the hills. At the end of game, we can see what Zoltan mentioned in the novels: the Nilfgaardian army passing by without any attack.