Tsang Wuqiong, the August Emperor of Jade, the Infinite King
Some sovereigns prefer a different sort of tax from their subjects - whether freely given, or taken by force.
A city the heroes visit is in a crisis, the king and queen are getting a divorce. Who shall rule? The inhabitants of the city take sides by tying a red or blue ribbon to their swords, sticks etc. Whose side will the Pcs take?