For the Emperor did proclaim for himself a new name which none would mock, being
called Drakonus Magnorum, and he announced before the whole empire, the building
of a new capital city which would be called Maxus Emperium.
Summary: After Drakonian forces successfully seized from Rome the ‘impenetrable’
island fortress of Petragia, the Emperor, Drakonus Maximillius, held a great festival
during which he announced plans to renovate the city of Trajenium and build a new
capital city called Maxus Emperium (3:28:50).
And Kronus answered him, saying: “When, Your Majesty, we have done all these things,
then is there but one other which you must do. For this Trajenium did Maximus Drakonus
build for his glory, causing that every Emperor thereafter should dwell within its
When, therefore, you have revealed to men the grace and beauty of every woman, to
fill the hearts of men with dreams; and when there rests within your hands the fortress
of Petragia, to fill the mind with awe; then must you build a new city far greater
than any other; to speak the whole of all your glory.
And seeing all these things together, then will every man no longer call you Drakonus
Maximillius, but shall instead speak forth the name of Drakonus Magnorum forever.”