In its existence, Retben has had many names, and many resident barons.
- It was founded by Tough Cookie as the castle
- Under Doc Filth, it became , before falling into ruins.
- Under Rohirric Monkey, it was called .
- Under Sedri, it was renamed .
- Under Araeph, it became known as .
- Under Huinesoron, it has been decorated with portraits and artwork by the baron's own hand, but has not yet been renamed.