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The Circle of Grackles is a group of the Court that is lead by Prince Balekin.
The Circle of Grackles enjoy merriment and scorn anything getting in the way of it. They drink themselves sick and numb themselves with poisonous and delightful powders. They are committed to decadence, and their debauchery is legendary. It is well known that the courtiers who attend the revels in Hollow Hall are indolent pleasure seekers. However, when speaking to people outside their circle they always seem sober and composed. They are the wildest of the three circles. They love debauchery. The Circle of Grackles is one of the largest and most influential circles at Court.
They also wanted Balekin to become the next High King due to their closeness to him.