The Circle Palace located here is the centre of politics for the nation. The city is also well known to be the capital of academia, the One Temple in particular has gathered a great number of valuable books. Many skilled students are educated in Crystal Valley, including strategists such as Albert and Caesar Silverberg. It is also the home town of Nash Latkje.
- Gensosuikoden Encyclopaedia (ISBN 4-575-16297-3), page 85
- Gensosuikoden Kiwami Encyclopedia, pages 249, 289