Varric Tethras (born 1207 N.E) is a surface dwarf and part of House Tethras. Varric is a gunner from House Tethras. He is the youngest son of the Tethras family while his older brother is the head and runs the family business. On the outside, he is seen as the idle younger brother who spends his time in taverns telling wild stories while people buy him drinks. His real job is to maintain a "spy network" with contacts to deal with various troubles that come along with being in a family that is part of the Dwarven Merchants Cantina in Viau Kessel.