House de' Medici was founded by the visionary leader Giambuono himself; a charismatic ape known for his exceptional intelligence and strategic mind. With his foresight, keen sense of strategy, and ability to think several moves ahead, Giambuono quickly rose to power. He united the chaotic fragmented native apes of the kingdom in the districts that became the City we know today.
The shield is embellished by a regal crown, symbolizing their noble status. The de Medici family crest features a shield adorned with six red orbs, representing the family's commitment to 5 values, honor, courage, compassion, wisdom, and fairness. The emerald orb represents the attainment of vision gained by virtue in practicing the family’s values. In practicing all six principles, a member of the de Medici family is deemed worthy of the ruling class.
Giambuono was not only a brilliant strategist and leader but also a skilled warrior, honing his physical prowess through years of rigorous training. His unwavering determination and fierce loyalty to his family and allies earned him the respect and admiration of those around him.
Under Giambuono's leadership, House de Medici became a force to be reckoned with, dominating the banking industry and becoming one of the wealthiest and most powerful families in the land. Despite their wealth and power, the de Medici family remained dedicated to the arts and sciences; fostering a culture of innovation and creativity that continues to inspire new generations of apes. Giambuono's legacy lives on, and his descendants continue to honor his memory by upholding the values of strength, intelligence, and wisdom that have defined House de Medici for generations.