|Easily identified by their massive, muscular frames and piercing eyes, the Roegadyn are easily the largest, most rugged, and most imposing of Eorzea's races. They are descended from a maritime people whose largest concentrations are found in the northern seas, though many of their ancestors turned their longships south to brave the crossing into Eorzean waters.
They for the cultural emphasis they place on competition and unflinching courage. Oft seen vying with one another in feats of strength, they can appear barbaric to the uneducated observer, but in fact are known to be a loyal, honorable and compassionate people and tender, introspective individuals can also be found. The histories are filled with tales of Roegadyn warriors and their courageous deeds. 
|Pronounced roo-guh-deen; the easiest way to tell the difference between the clans is skin tone, as Hellsguard will generally take on red to peach tones while Sea Wolves take on a green to gray tone. The darkest and lightest of each clan's complexions can be quite similar, however. Roegadyn Naming Conventions can also help|
- Encyclopaedia Eorzea pg. 088