It is unknown if the term is synonymous for both games, given the fact that numerous kingdoms have fallen and risen in between and that historical records are fragmented. Some parallels can be drawn, such as the styles of weaponry and arms, but given the unknowns present it is only assumed here that "an Eastern Land" mentioned in both games is one and the same. It should also be noted that the land of Mirrah is also described as being situated in the east.
It is known for its delicate but exquisitely crafted katanas, special forging methods, and exotic fighting techniques. The East employs agents of subterfuge and espionage known as "spooks".