a lesser Security Officer.
What is it?
The Regent's Defender is responsible for the safety of the Prince or Princess Regent, and is assisted by their Royal Guardsmen. Non-royal equivalents can exist in non-kingdom groups. This officer is a complement to the Captain of the Guard.
They are mostly used in Role-playing settings, such as when people are trying to assassinate the Prince. Depending on how court is run, the Defender may be tasked with standing guard behind the Regent while he sits at the High Table. In some kingdoms the Guard are responsible for security at Kingdom level events.
How to you become the Regent's Defender?
This is a position appointed solely by the Regent.
Excerpt form the BL Corpora
2.5 Consort/Regent's Defender:
- 2.51 Shall be chosen by the Monarch's Consort/Regent.
- 2.52 Will escort and serve the Consort/Regent in much the same way the Champion augments the Monarch.