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  • Session 27

    Earthday, Harvester 27, 552 CY (50 AN) [[:croitus | Croitus]], [[:khuna | Dhavita]], [[:nobody | Nobody]], [[:resh-burntscale | Resh]], and [[:thava | Thava]] wait until nightfall. At some point during the afternoon, Dhavita realizes that Nobody isn't …

  • Session 1

    Waterday, Harvester 12, 552 CY (50 AN) [[:ashraf-scarscale | Ashraf Scarscale]], [[:croitus | Croitus]], [[:khuna | Khuna]], [[:nobody | Nobody]], [[:resh-burntscale | Resh Burntscale]], and [[:southie | Southie]] enter Blackgem Amphitheatre to the …

  • Session 7

    Freeday, Harvester 14, 552 CY (50 AN) [[:ashraf-scarscale | Ashraf]], [[:khuna | Khuna]], [[:nobody | Nobody]], [[:resh-burntscale | Resh]], and [[:southie | Southie]] plan as they await the return of [[:mr-monkshood | Mr. Monkshood]]. Ashraf inquires …

  • Session 9

    Starday, Harvester 15, 552 CY (50 AN) [[:khuna | Khuna]] descends the stairwell in darkness. She opens the door, and finds herself in a small antechamber before a much larger room. The larger room appears to be a library and laboratory, with shelves …

  • Session 25

    Starday, Harvester 22, 552 CY (50 AN) [[:southie | Southie]] retreats from the gnoll encampment and manages to lose his pursuers. He returns that night to deal silent death as they sleep, taking out sentries and slitting throats. One gnoll — a priest …

  • Session 32

    Earthday, Patchwall 6, 552 CY (50 AN) [[:thava | Thava]] lands outside the walls of [[Duchy Jepson | Duchy Jepson]] near the east gate. Before she has an opportunity to go to the [[The Vistani | Vistani]] camp, the guards note her injuries and insist …

  • Session 33

    Earthday, Patchwall 6, 552 CY (50 AN) [[:captain-ianrry-chandler | Captain Chandler]] returns and sits next to [[:thava | Thava]]. He asks if she knows where her friends have gone; they are not in trouble, but he needs to know what they know. She …

  • Session 2

    Waterday, Harvester 12, 552 CY (50 AN) [[:croitus | Croitus]], [[:khuna | Khuna]], [[:nobody | Nobody]], [[:resh-burntscale | Resh Burntscale]], and [[:southie | Southie]] move behind the horde of gladiators as [[:ashraf-scarscale | Ashraf Scarscale]] …

  • Session 3

    Waterday, Harvester 12, 552 CY (50 AN) Crawling through his tunnel into the sewers, [[:croitus | Croitus]] takes a moment to get his bearings. He decides to take his reanimated rat and send it after [[:ashraf-scarscale | Ashraf]], [[:khuna | Khuna]], …

  • Session 4

    Earthday, Harvester 13, 552 CY (50 AN) [[:croitus | Croitus]] awakens and begins dressing and preparing for his day when there is a knock at the safehouse door. He answers it to see a burly minotaur who indicates that [[:scarlet-jax | Scarlet Jax]] — …

  • Session 5

    Earthday, Harvester 13, 552 CY (50 AN) After a tense moment of waiting, the side door to the Temple of the Enlightened Metropolis opens, revealing a young female acolyte. She recognizes [[:khuna | Khuna]] as one of [[:lady-marguerite-weogora | Lady …

  • Session 6

    Freeday, Harvester 14, 552 CY (50 AN) [[:ashraf-scarscale | Ashraf]], [[:croitus | Croitus]], [[:khuna | Khuna]], [[:nobody | Nobody]], [[:resh-burntscale | Resh]], and [[:southie | Southie]] awaken suddenly as they become aware of another presence in …

  • Session 8

    Freeday, Harvester 14, 552 CY (50 AN) With [[The Illustrious Menagerie of Peacocks | Peacock]] soldiers at the barricaded doors, [[:ashraf-scarscale | Ashraf]], [[:khuna | Khuna]], [[:nobody | Nobody]], [[:resh-burntscale | Resh]], and [[:southie | …

  • Session 10

    Starday, Harvester 15, 552 CY (50 AN) [[:ashraf-scarscale | Ashraf]] is ransacking an artificer's shop, looking for components, when he feels a faint and distant rumble. Within a minute or so, a panicked man — weaponless, but wearing the garb of …

  • Session 11

    Starday, Harvester 15, 552 CY (50 AN) Discussion continues. [[:khuna | Khuna]] inquires of [[:zafira-shulud | Zafira]] how she knew she had a vision; Zafira replies that Khuna "has the look about [her]." Zafira proceeds to explain that the raise dead …

  • Session 12

    Sunday, Harvester 16, 552 CY (50 AN) [[:croitus | Croitus]], [[:khuna | Khuna]], [[:nobody | Nobody]], [[:resh-burntscale | Resh]], and [[:southie | Southie]] continue planning before infiltrating [[:lord-book | Lord Book's]] hideout. While they are …

  • Session 13

    Sunday, Harvester 16, 552 CY (50 AN) [[:khuna | Khuna]] rushes forward, grabs the brain in a jar, and throws it to the ground. However, it does not fall — it pauses, floating in midair, as it mentally throws invectives at her and the assembled party. …

  • Session 14

    Sunday, Harvester 16, 552 CY (50 AN) [[:croitus | Croitus]], [[:khuna | Khuna]], [[:nobody | Nobody]], [[:resh-burntscale | Resh]], and [[:southie | Southie]] approach the interior gates of [[Sorgforge | Sorgforge]], where they are stopped by a couple …

  • Session 15

    Moonday, Harvester 17, 552 CY (50 AN) [[:khuna | Khuna]] drifts awake and rolls over to find herself in bed with her [[:lady-marguerite-weogora | Lady Margot]]. She is back in her Lady's chambers in [[Scandshar | Scandshar]], sunlight lazily streaming …

  • Session 16

    Moonday, Harvester 17, 552 CY (50 AN) [[:nobody | Nobody]] wanders around [[Duchy Jepson | Duchy Jepson]], searching for any eladrin she might find. In the market, she sees a gnome with two eladrin soldiers standing guard. The gnome appears to be …

  • Session 17

    Godsday, Harvester 18, 552 CY (50 AN) The rest of the day continues without incident — [[:croitus | Croitus]], [[:khuna | Khuna]], [[:nobody | Nobody]], [[:resh-burntscale | Resh]], and [[:southie | Southie]] converse and wander around town before …

  • Session 18

    Waterday, Harvester 19, 552 CY (50 AN) The group divides. [[:croitus | Croitus]] continues to stay in the river. [[:khuna | Khuna]] and [[:nobody | Nobody]] continue to help at the refugee camp. [[:resh-burntscale | Resh]] returns to his room to …

  • Session 19

    Waterday, Harvester 19, 552 CY (50 AN) [[:croitus | Croitus]], [[:khuna | Khuna]], [[:nobody | Nobody]], [[:resh-burntscale | Resh]], and [[:southie | Southie]] walk towards [[Dawnslight | Dawnslight]], discussing plans along the way. Eventually …

  • Session 20

    Earthday, Harvester 20, 552 CY (50 AN) While [[:khuna | Khuna]] is quickly bandaging [[:croitus | Croitus']] wounds, he devours his regrown toe to accelerate his recovery. [[:southie | Southie]] prepares to move forward to meet the travelers, but …

  • Session 21

    Earthday, Harvester 20, 552 CY (50 AN) [[:khuna | Khuna]] awakens with a jolt. [[:lady-marguerite-weogora | Margot]], sleeping next to her, awakens at the disturbance. After inquiring, Khuna explains that she has dreams — visions, of a sort — and she …

  • Session 22

    Earthday, Harvester 20, 552 CY (50 AN) [[:khuna | Khuna]] and [[:lady-marguerite-weogora | Marguerite]] join [[:nobody | Nobody]], [[:resh-burntscale | Resh]], and [[:southie | Southie]] at breakfast in the [[The University for the Study of the Arcane …

  • Session 23

    Earthday, Harvester 20, 552 CY (50 AN) [[:croitus | Croitus]], [[:khuna | Khuna]], [[:nobody | Nobody]], [[:resh-burntscale | Resh]], [[:southie | Southie]], and [[:vianibrar | Vianibrar]] continue discussions regarding future plans. [[:lady- …

  • Session 24

    Freeday, Harvester 21, 552 CY (50 AN) Having organized the preliminary parts of a wedding ceremony, [[:khuna | Dhavita]] and [[:lady-marguerite-weogora | Margot]] decide to inform their friends and associates. They first find [[:sati | Sati]], so that …

  • Session 26

    Waterday, Harvester 26, 552 CY (50 AN) The night passes in the [[The Black Moor | Black Moor]] without incident. [[:southie | Southie]] and [[:manny | Manny]] prepare to disembark on the morning of Waterday, Harvester 26, so that Southie may return to …

  • Session 28

    Freeday, Brewfest 7, 552 CY (50 AN) The next morning, [[:croitus | Croitus]], [[:khuna | Dhavita]], [[:manny | Manny]], [[:quithyra-wyrmsbane | Quithyra]], [[:resh-burntscale | Resh]], [[:southie | Southie]], and [[:thava | Thava]] awaken and breakfast …

  • Session 29

    Waterday, Patchwall 5, 552 CY (50 AN) [[:croitus | Croitus]] continues his research into the [[The Shard of Evil | Shard of Evil]] in the library of the [[The University for the Study of the Arcane Arts and Sciences | Wizard's Tower]]. Not finding any …

  • Session 30

    Waterday, Patchwall 5, 552 CY (50 AN) [[:renthiruhar | Renthiruhar]] thanks [[:croitus | Croitus]], [[:khuna | Dhavita]], [[:resh-burntscale | Resh]], [[:southie | Southie]], and [[:thava | Thava]] for their time, and finishes cleaning Croitus' hut. …

  • Session 31

    Waterday, Patchwall 5, 552 CY (50 AN) Upon returning to the Addled Alchemist, [[:croitus | Croitus]], [[:khuna | Dhavita]], [[:resh-burntscale | Resh]], [[:southie | Southie]], and [[:thava | Thava]] find many within, among them still being [[:count- …

  • Session 34

    Freeday, Patchwall 7, 552 CY (50 AN) [[:khuna | Dhavita]] dreams of a stone archway, revealing only darkness beyond. The vision of it fills her with dread. [[:croitus | Croitus]], Dhavita, [[:manny | Manny]], [[:lady-marguerite-weogora | Marguerite …

  • Session 35

    Freeday, Patchwall 7, 552 CY (50 AN) As the spirit screeches, exorcised by [[:thava | Thava's]] arcane power, a low, sinister chuckle sounds. [[:khuna | Dhavita]] recognizes the tell-tale signs of some manner of illusion or message, set to convey when …

  • Session 36

    Freeday, Patchwall 7, 552 CY (50 AN) [[:khuna | Dhavita]] throws her arm across [[:lady-marguerite-weogora | Margot]] and starts ushering her out of the building, chased by the maddened [[:zafira-shulud | Zafira]]. She manages to avoid the knife, and …

  • Session 37

    Sunday, Patchwall 9, 552 CY (50 AN) At the alpha wolf's request, [[:southie | Southie]] indicates he will not cause any trouble. The wolves let them pass, indicating they will not stop them, but the road ahead is still treacherous. The group …

  • Session 38

    Moonday, Patchwall 10, 552 CY (50 AN) Suddenly, [[:croitus | Croitus]], [[:khuna | Dhavita]], [[:lady-marguerite-weogora | Marguerite]], [[:osvanpyw-de-rais | Osvanpyw]], [[:resh-burntscale | Resh]], [[:southie | Southie]], and [[:thava | Thava]] find …

  • Session 39

    Godsday, Patchwall 11, 552 CY (50 AN) The next morning, [[:croitus | Croitus]], [[:khuna | Dhavita]], [[:lady-marguerite-weogora | Marguerite]], [[:resh-burntscale | Resh]], [[:southie | Southie]], and [[:thava | Thava]] awaken. Dhavita recalls …

  • Session 40

    Sunday, Patchwall 16, 552 CY (50 AN) [[:croitus | Croitus]], [[:khuna | Dhavita]], [[:lady-marguerite-weogora | Marguerite]], [[:resh-burntscale | Resh]], [[:southie | Southie]], and [[:thava | Thava]] walk through the streets of ruined [[Kiris Dahn | …

  • Session 41

    Moonday, Patchwall 17, 552 CY (50 AN) As [[:croitus | Croitus]] walks, the ghostly form of a guard coalesces next to him — the same guard for whom he travels to [[Dawnslight | Dawnslight]]. The ghost notes that he has ignored his duty, but Croitus …

  • Home Page

    [[Scandshar]] is the only place on the [[The Sorrowfell Plains | Sorrowfell Plains]] where slavery is legal, and it is truly the backbone of the city. Of course, with all the recent upheavals in the city, is is only a matter of time before something …

  • Main Page

    _Bread and Circuses_ is a "_Dungeon World_":http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dungeon_World tabletop role-playing game following the exploits of gladiators as abolitionist tensions reach a boiling point in the city of [[Scandshar]]. This game forms a …

  • The Sorrowfell Plains

    According to legend, the Sorrowfell Plains was formed when Primordials slew the god Sorg. As his body fell to the rocky ground, he flattened the area, making a place where fertile plains would one day form. Whether or not that story is true, the …

  • Scandshar

    Scandshar is the most prosperous city in the [[The Sorrowfell Plains | Sorrowfell Plains]], no doubt due to the fact that they were among the least affected by the Cackledread War. However, Scandshar is the secret shame of the Sorrowfell Plains, as it is …

  • The Institution of Slavery in Scandshar

    Slavery has long been a way of life in [[Scandshar | Scandshar]], likely since the first [[The Thirteen Noble Houses of Scandshar | noble houses]] arrived and built the place from whatever mud and thatch village it was originally. Slavery may be …

  • The Thirteen Noble Houses of Scandshar

    "Originally posted here":http://psychicmayhem.blogspot.com/2012/04/all-in-family.html. h3. *House Anghelescu* *Colloquial Name:* The Scarlet House, (vulgar) The Craven House, (temporarily) [[The House of Fools]] *Influences:* "_Dracula_":http:// …

  • Duchy Jepson

    Duchy Jepson is a large town in the foothills of the Hoarfrost Ridge, notable for holding the [[The Sorrowfell Plains | Sorrowfell Plains']] magic college, the [[The University for the Study of the Arcane Arts and Sciences | University for the Study of …

  • The Illustrious Menagerie of Peacocks

    Ah, yes. The Illustrious Menagerie of Peacocks. Many rumors surround them, but one thing is certain: they hold the power of life and death itself. Over the past few centuries, the Menagerie of Peacocks has managed to edge out all the other competition. …

  • The House of Fools

    The House of Fools is an institution among the [[The Thirteen Noble Houses of Scandshar | noble families of Scandshar]]. Designed as a check-and-balance system within the [[The Council of Lords | Council of Lords]], the House of Fools is a symbolic …

  • The Battle of the Wizard's Tower

    The Battle of the Wizard's Tower was a decisive battle of the Cackledread War fought in [[Duchy Jepson | Duchy Jepson]]. As the Fatehammer comet threatened to destroy the town and gnolls prepared to take the [[The University for the Study of the Arcane …

  • Yeenoghu

    Yeenoghu, the Demon Prince of Gnolls — also known as The Destroyer, the Beast of Butchery, the Ruler of Ruin, the Lord of Savagery, and the Prince of Demons — is the demonic patron of gnolls, whom they worship as a god. Lord of the 422nd level of the …

  • The Council of Lords

    The Council of Lords is [[Scandshar | Scandshar's]] parliamentary body, staffed by representatives of the [[The Thirteen Noble Houses of Scandshar | thirteen noble houses of Scandshar]]. The Council of Lords both refers to the council as a governing body …

  • The Gladiator Pits

    Completely subterranean, the gladiator pits denote the subterranean tunnels housing the gladiators and their training facilities, as well as the guard posts, residences, and merchants supporting them. (Some also use the term to describe the arenas in …

  • Negrescu's Nagas

    Commanded by [[:dragomir-negrescu | Dragomir Negrescu]], [[Scandshar | Scandshar]] gangster and [[The Illustrious Menagerie of Peacocks | Peacock]] member, Negrescu's Nagas is a small street gang comprising Negrescu himself and a handful of the toughest …

  • Blackgem Amphitheatre

    A medium-sized arena in [[Scandshar | Scandshar]], Blackgem Amphitheatre is located on the edge of the mercantile district. It has hosted all manner of gladiatorial bouts, sporting events, and other such pageants and entertainments. Recently, on …

  • The Araultok Spectacle

    Coming from the Dwarven for "great meeting-place," Araultok Spectacle lives up to its name. One of the largest venues in [[Scandshar | Scandshar]], Araultok's shows are usually cause for great celebration. Indeed, most of the city will turn out for a …

  • Pūrabī

    Far to the west, farther than the "Isle of Anhak":https://crux-of-eternit.obsidianportal.com/wiki_pages/the-isle-of-anhak, lies the island of Pūrabī. An exotic land of many secrets, Pūrabī's main contact with the [[The Sorrowfell Plains | Sorrowfell …

  • Nadhi

    Located on the island of [[Pūrabī | Pūrabī]], the land of Nadhi, with its strange avatars of the standard pantheon and its unique flora and fauna, is considered exotic to most residents of the [[The Sorrowfell Plains | Sorrowfell Plains]], unused to …

  • The Isle of Anhak

    The Isle of Anhak is in the Sea of Sorrows, sitting several miles to the west of the Sorrowfell Plains. Although their cities are trading partners with the Sorrowfell Plains, little is known about this land. It is known that [[:zafira-shulud | Zafira …

  • The Kharha Desert

    The Kharha Desert is a vast desert region on the western portion of the [[The Isle of Anhak | Isle of Anhak]]. It is known to house many strange ruins and produces great merchants. [[:zafira-shulud | Zafira Shulud]] comes from the Kharha Desert.

  • The Heart of Scandshar

    The Heart of Scandshar is a nightclub in the upper-class district of [[Scandshar | Scandshar]]. It is owned and operated by businesswoman and urban shaman Torili Two-Spirit. In addition to a nightclub, Torili also hosts frequent "primero":http://en. …

  • Sorgforge

    Sorgforge is a major port town in the [[The Sorrowfell Plains | Sorrowfell Plains]], as it is the gateway between the River of Tears and the lands out in the Sea of Sorrows. Sorgforge received heavy damage during the Cackledread War, and large sections …

  • The Broken Chain

    The Broken Chain appears to be some manner of terrorist organization and cult, having only appeared in the aftermath of the Cackledread War. Their motives are not terribly clear, but what few tantalizing hints they leave suggest they are some manner of …

  • The University for the Study of the Arcane Arts and Sciences

    More commonly known as the "Wizard's Tower," the University is [[Duchy Jepson | Duchy Jepson's]] premier magical college, and the base of the town's Wizards' Council. The University is led by [[:headmaster-ebenezer-cascata-ail-mudren-jepson | Headmaster …

  • The Zookeepers

    An abolitionist group poised against [[The Institution of Slavery in Scandshar | slavery]] and the [[The Illustrious Menagerie of Peacocks | Illustrious Menagerie of Peacocks]], the Zookeepers do dangerous work. Many of their number work in [[Scandshar | …

  • Dawnslight

    Dawnslight is a small farming village in the shadow of the Bloodstone Crags. Their main claim to fame is the iron mine they maintain, largely managed by the Torranol family of [[Sorgforge | Sorgforge]]. (Their other claim to fame is the original four …

  • Solaeque

    Once a pleasant, if rustic, forest town of eladrin and elves, ruined Solaeque was sacked by goblins long ago; its survivors either fled or were sold as slaves in [[Scandshar | Scandshar]]. [[:nobody | Nobody]] was apparently among their number, although …

  • Vonseloth

    The mortal counterpart to the Feywild city of [[Sylernavia | Sylernavia]], Vonseloth is right on the edge of the Hoarfrost Ridge and guards the Sylernavian Pass leading to Six Kings, Grimwald, and the mountains beyond. Vonseloth notably holds one of …

  • Sylernavia

    This mysterious Feywild city occasionally appears in the lands of men, but is usually only accessed by those who know the secret paths from [[Vonseloth | Vonseloth]]. Consequently, little is known about it, save to those who traverse other planes.

  • En'amanisrahd

    Tucked into the Feywalk Woods, En'amanisrahd is a town of predominantly elves and their kin. They are much more welcoming of foreigners than [[Nainimdul | Nainimdul]], but are still remote enough so that they rarely receive visitors. (No doubt because a …

  • Nainimdul

    Nainimdul is located deep in the Feywalk Woods, far from the roads of man. Incredibly isolationist, Nainimdul only allows elves and their kin — eladrin, gnomes, and the like — in the town proper. Half-elves are begrudgingly allowed in the settlement, …

  • The Pentad

    p=. !http://i195.photobucket.com/albums/z24/psychicmayhem/Tabletop%20RPG%20Pictures/The%20Pentad_zpspeqeqr2d.jpg! (Image Source: http://derricksong.deviantart.com/art/Flying-ship-452611254) _The Pentad_ is a flying ship, a spelljammer belonging to …

  • The Jolly Dancing Headsman's Axe of Voivodja

    p=. !http://i195.photobucket.com/albums/z24/psychicmayhem/Tabletop%20RPG%20Pictures/The%20Jolly%20Dancing%20Headsmans%20Axe%20of%20Voivodja_zpszjtcm425.jpg! (Image Source: https://www.flickr.com/photos/bonvivantpress/3789915515/) The _Jolly Dancing …

  • Godenschemering

    p=. !http://i195.photobucket.com/albums/z24/psychicmayhem/Tabletop%20RPG%20Pictures/wicked_dagger_by_balmung6_zpscyokp4cd.jpg! (Image Source: http://balmung6.deviantart.com/art/Wicked-Dagger-132202229) Godsbane. The Doom of Divinity. …

  • Nerull

    "Formerly the god of the dead, Nerull ruled over the grim dominion of Pluton, where he held all the souls of mortals as powerless, miserable shades. Nerull set his sights on making himself king over all the gods, and he sent blights and plagues into the …

  • The Raven Queen

    "The name of the god of death is long forgotten, but she is called the Raven Queen. She is the spinner of fate and the patron of winter. She marks the end of each mortal life, and mourners call upon her during funeral rites, in the hope that she will …

  • Gauna

    Known by many names — such as Gamab or Gunab, to name but a few — is the Evil god of pestilence and the dead among the bushmen of Msitusi and Nyasi of distant [['Ichi | 'Ichi]]. According to lore, he fires arrows into the world of men, choosing who lives …

  • 'Ichi

    'Ichi is an island in the Sea of Sorrows. Located to the southwest of the Sorrowfell Plains, it is a mysterious place of craggy mountains, dense jungles, and open savannahs. It is most famous to foreigners for the port town of Nýlenda. Travel by ship …

  • The Black Moor

    The region known as the Black Moor is a large swamp, approximately thirty square miles in area, and located roughly three days' travel to the north of [[Duchy Jepson | Duchy Jepson]]. The marshy wetland was formed by river runoff on the impact site of …

  • The Shields of the Sorrowfell

    The Shields of the Sorrowfell are an adventuring party that first formed fighting goblins in [[Dawnslight | Dawnslight]] before searching the ruins of [[Sorgforge | Sorgforge]] (and recruiting their fifth party member), defending the settlement of [[Duchy …

  • Solaeque Purlieu

    When the settlement of [[Solaeque | Solaeque]] fell to goblinoids 150 years ago, the survivors were scattered in the Solaeque Diaspora. Some landed in [[En'amanisrahd | En'amanisrahd]], while others traveled far to the north to [[Vonseloth | Vonseloth]]. …

  • Castow

    Castow has stood for quite some time as a gateway to [[Vonseloth | Vonseloth]] and parts beyond. An outpost maintained by an order of mercantile knights, the _Ordo Fortis_, Castow is a fortress and trading post. The town is run by the Council of Elders, …

  • Warforged

    Warforged are humanoids made rather than born. Composed primarily of iron, stone, and wood, they were made in large numbers by [[The Sorrowfell Plains | Sorrowfell]] artificers during the Cackledread War to fight the seemingly limitless armies of the …

  • The Treasure Map

    !http://1.bp.blogspot.com/-8mOZdzN1yk0/VeiWVRzwKMI/AAAAAAAAAlY/1C_SVfqLnno/s1600/Turathi%2BCreche%2B%2528final%2529.png! The [[:the-terrible-old-man | Terrible Old Man]] sold this ancient treasure map to [[:southie | Southie]] for the paltry sum of 100 …

  • Elias the Twin

    p=. !http://i195.photobucket.com/albums/z24/psychicmayhem/eliot1_zpsl0drmxjm.jpg! (Image source: http://www.theotherpages.org/poems/eliot01.html) Elias the Twin (474 CY - 551 CY) was a classics and literary scholar with Morgrave University in [[ …

  • The Shard of Evil

    The Shard of Evil is a flaw in reality, or possibly the last remnant of a dead universe, that pushed its way into our cosmos. It emerged in the Elemental Chaos, and immediately started burrowing "downward," with regard to its own eldritch and symbolic …

  • The Vistani

    The Vistani are a loosely-related group of tribes throughout the world and beyond. United by a blooding ritual that binds new members into the family, Vistani can be of any race, although many of them are human. They are wanderers and vagabonds, tale- …

  • The Duchy Jepson Auction and Stock House

    The Duchy Jepson Auction and Stock House, nicknamed "the DASH," is a new business being started in Duchy Jepson. Masterminded by [[:southie | Southie]] and run by [[:yavanna | Yavanna]], the DASH is not affiliated with [[Freedom Unlimited, Limited | …

  • Freedom Unlimited, Limited

    When [[:croitus | Croitus]], [[:khuna | Dhavita]], [[:nobody | Nobody]], and [[:resh-burntscale | Resh]] left for [[Vonseloth | Vonseloth]], [[:southie | Southie]] followed the advice of a mysterious tiefling and visited the [[:the-terrible-old-man | …

  • The Crux of Eternity

    Also called _Ydinikuisuuden_, according to the legends, the Crux of Eternity is an exceedingly potent symbol akin to a magic implement or holy symbol used to channel the power of the gods. [[Sorg | Sorg]] crafted it during the Dawn War between gods and …

  • Sorg

    Sorg was once the blacksmith of the gods, and the creator of the fabled [[The Crux of Eternity | Crux of Eternity]], but he was slain by primordials during the Dawn War. (The legends say his falling body flattened the [[The Sorrowfell Plains | Sorrowfell …

  • Pelor

    "God of the sun and summer, Pelor is the keeper of time. He supports those in need and opposes all that is evil. As the lord of agriculture and the bountiful harvest, he is the deity most commonly worshiped by ordinary humans, and his priests are well …

  • The Scandshar Six

    "The Scandshar Six" is the popular name for the escaped gladiators from the Scandshar pits. *The Scandshar Six:* [[:ashraf-scarscale | Ashraf]] (deceased) [[:croitus | Croitus]] [[:khuna | Khuna]] [[:nobody | Nobody]] (currently in Vonseloth) [[: …

  • The Shadowfell

    A dark reflection to the World (sometimes called the Prime Material Plane by scholars), the Shadowfell is a plane that forms the source of shadows and necrotic energy. It is a place of transition for dead mortals ready to be judged by the [[The Raven …

  • Dead Man's Cross

    A fixture of the [[The Shadowfell | Shadowfell]], and often the first place new travelers encounter, Dead Man's Cross is an ancient signpost standing at a five-way intersection. The signpost is worn away, but most are less likely to notice that than the …

  • The House of Black Lanterns

    The House of Black Lanterns is a two-story inn that services travelers passing by [[Dead Man's Cross | Dead Man's Cross]]. If it is not there when travelers arrive, it often appears in a patch of fog accompanied by the tolling of bells. A (relative) …

  • Bahamut

    "Called the Platinum Dragon, Bahamut is the god of justice, protection, nobility, and honor. Lawful good paladins often revere him, and metallic dragons worship him as the first of their kind. Monarchs are crowned in his name. He commands his followers …

  • Zehir

    "Zehir is the evil god of darkness, poison, and assassins. Snakes are his favored creation, and the yuan-ti revere him above all other gods, offering sacrifice to him in pits full of writhing serpents. He urges his followers to: (1) Hide under the cloak …

  • Letherna

    Beyond a silent forest and a ring of cold mountains lies Letherna, the domain of the [[The Raven Queen | Raven Queen]]. It is the destination of the dead, so that they may be judged and sent to their final destinations.

  • Orcus

    Laired in Thanatos on the 113rd layer of the Abyss, the Demon Prince of Undeath, Orcus, is one of the most potent demon lords. His plots have long pitted him against the [[The Raven Queen | Raven Queen]], as he has long wished to usurp the mantle of …

  • The Platinum Claws

    The Platinum Claws is an adventuring party dedicated to worship of the god [[Bahamut | Bahamut]] and doing good deeds in his name. The party has only been active in the last year or so, fighting slavery in [[Scandshar | Scandshar]], goblins in [[Kiris …

  • Kiris Dahn

    Kiris Dahn was once a human city run by the Kiris noble family. Nestled at the foot of the Bloodstone Crags, Kiris Dahn was long the gateway to the Stonemarch and the Nentir Vale beyond, but the settlement's slow decline finally ended when it was overrun …

  • Ashraf Scarscale

    Ashraf Scarscale was commander of a kobold warband that was captured by slavers and sold into slavery as a gladiator about six months ago. Although most of his warband has subsequently perished in the pits, he and [[:resh-burntscale | Resh Burntscale]] …

  • Nobody

    This eladrin has lost herself, forgetting her name and history in the gladiatorial pits. Her masters call her "Nobody," but she is known by many names to many gladiators. As far as anyone can tell, she has been here longer than anybody, although …

  • Croitus

    Croitus is a crocodile-man of unknown origin. Most of the gladiatorial pits think he is a gladiator, no doubt owned by someone somewhere. However, the truth of the matter is that he burrowed into an empty cell from the municipal sewers and merely fell …

  • Dhavita

    Born Dhavita in her distant homeland of [[Nadhi | Nadhi]], Dhavita and her mother were captured by slavers and sold into servitude as house slaves. Dhavita found herself in [[The Thirteen Noble Houses of Scandshar | House Weogora]], acting as the servant …

  • Resh Burntscale

    Resh Burntscale was part of a kobold warband that was captured by slavers and sold into slavery as a gladiator about six months ago. Although most of his warband has subsequently perished in the pits, he and [[:ashraf-scarscale | Ashraf Scarscale]], his …

  • Southie

    Born in the gladiator pits, the dwarf known only as "Southie" has fought from the time he was old enough to do so. Battle-scarred and full of rage, Southie knows only disdain for the gladiators, the nobility, and the people in the stands. Southie is …

  • Lady Minodora Anghelescu

    A member of [[The Thirteen Noble Houses of Scandshar | House Anghelescu]], and owner of [[:ashraf-scarscale | Ashraf Scarscale]] and [[:resh-burntscale | Resh Burntscale]]. Also, credit where credit is due. Original image source: Emerald, Anna. " …

  • Lady Marguerite Weogora

    A member of [[The Thirteen Noble Houses of Scandshar | House Weogora]], Lady Marguerite Weogora was originally [[:khuna | Dhavita's]] master. However, when she became romantically entangled with her slave, and then fell in love with her to the point that …

  • Mr. Monkshood

    Operating on behalf of an enigmatic "client," Mr. Monkshood has been using the talents of [[:ashraf-scarscale | Ashraf]], [[:croitus | Croitus]], [[:khuna | Khuna]], [[:nobody | Nobody]], [[:resh-burntscale | Resh]], and [[:southie | Southie]] to perform …

  • Thava

    A dragonborn sorceress sent to the gladiator pits, Thava was apparently captured and enslaved on the road. She was released through the combined efforts of [[:ashraf-scarscale | Ashraf]], [[:khuna | Khuna]], [[:nobody | Nobody]], [[:resh-burntscale | …

  • Lord Geoffrey Tane Weogora II

    The husband of [[:lady-marguerite-weogora | Lady Marguerite Weogora]], Lord Geoffrey Tane Weogora II is of House Weogora. He is the one who did not approve of his wife's dalliances with the servants, and he is the one who sent [[:khuna | Dhavita]] off to …

  • Lord Revaz de Rais

    Little is known about Lord Revaz de Rais, save for the fact that he legally owns [[:southie | Southie]] (or did, at least, before everything went to hell), and that the last three messengers he sent to inform Southie of this fact were messily killed. …

  • The Aboleth

    A primordial, fish-like entity from the Far Realm, this particular aboleth lurks far below the streets of [[Scandshar | Scandshar]], in a series of underground rivers. Its purpose and desires are unknown, although it sent some minions to recapture [[: …

  • A Quasit

    This quasit approached [[:ashraf-scarscale | Ashraf]], [[:khuna | Khuna]], [[:nobody | Nobody]], [[:resh-burntscale | Resh]], and [[:southie | Southie]] asking to parley. Southie sent a spear through the creature in response. What the wretch wanted is …

  • Zafira Shulud

    Zafira Shulud is a traveler from the [[The Kharha Desert | Kharha Desert]] on the [[The Isle of Anhak | Isle of Anhak]]. She claims to be in [[Scandshar | Scandshar]] on some manner of mystical mission, searching for a woman named [[:khuna | Dhavita]]. …

  • Teobald the Thief

    Teobald had the great misfortune of encountering [[:croitus | Croitus]], [[:khuna | Khuna]], [[:nobody | Nobody]], [[:resh-burntscale | Resh]], and [[:southie | Southie]] in the ruins. However, for helping them find [[:lord-book | Lord Book's]] hideout …

  • Lord Key

    After the death of [[:lord-oculus | Lord Oculus]], Lord Key became the ranking member of the [[The Illustrious Menagerie of Peacocks | Illustrious Menagerie of Peacocks]] in [[Scandshar | Scandshar]]. The former gladiators have yet to meet her, but [[: …

  • Darstina Tallcrippler

    Darstina Tallcrippler is a "troubleshooter," as she calls herself, an infiltrator on behalf of the the [[The Zookeepers | Zookeepers]]. Her cover blown and a price on her head, she retreated from [[Scandshar | Scandshar]] to [[Sorgforge | Sorgforge]]. …

  • Vianibrar

    Elf. Bard. Iconoclast. Vianibrar is likely the most famous bard in the [[The Sorrowfell Plains | Sorrowfell Plains]], particularly since he has been active for well over a century at this point. Originally from [[Nainimdul | Nainimdul]], Vianibrar …

  • Sati

    Originally hailing from [[Nadhi | Nadhi]], Sati is [[:khuna | Dhavita's]] mother. She raised her daughter alone in a small cottage just outside the nearest village. A skilled physician and herbalist, Sati taught Dhavita most of what she knows about …

  • Magister Remegni

    Magister Remegni is a wizard with the [[The University for the Study of the Arcane Arts and Sciences | University for the Study of the Arcane Arts and Sciences]]. He specializes in anatomy and curses. Based on his conversation with [[:khuna | Khuna]], …

  • Sir Krizaut

    Sir Krizaut is the head librarian and resident loremaster of the [[The University for the Study of the Arcane Arts and Sciences | University for the Study of the Arcane Arts and Sciences]]. Also, credit where credit is due. Original image source: …

  • Sir Stígandr Hafrnsson

    A quixotic knight evidently pledged to the deity the [[The Raven Queen | Raven Queen]], Sir Stígandr Hafrnsson has evidently traveled to [[Duchy Jepson | Duchy Jepson]] in search of [[:croitus | Croitus]], whom he believes has been in communion with the …

  • Abbot Aelius

    Abbot Aelius is the head of the Temple of the Guiding Light in [[Duchy Jepson | Duchy Jepson]]. It is apparent that he is allied with the nobility of Jepson, as well as the [[The University for the Study of the Arcane Arts and Sciences | University for …

  • The Terrible Old Man

    There are lots of stories about the Terrible Old Man. Some claim that he is simply an old man. Others claim he is a retired adventurer of unknown profession. Some claim that all realms have a "Terrible Old Man":http://www.hplovecraft.com/writings/texts …

  • Ekaterina

    Ekaterina's past is unknown, as she has not spoken much of it. It is known that she is evidently friends with [[:darstina-tallcrippler | Darstina Tallcrippler]] and [[:vianibrar | Vianibrar]]. The day following the wedding, Ekaterina revealed that she …

  • Captain Ianrry Chandler

    Ianrry Chandler is the Captain of the Guard in [[Duchy Jepson | Duchy Jepson]], and takes his job quite seriously. Noting that [[:khuna | Khuna]] appears to be seeking residency, and evidently impressed with all he heard about [[:croitus | Croitus]], [[: …

  • Van'solessonna

    Originally of the [[Solaeque | Solaeque]], Van'solessonna is an old eladrin druid, old enough to remember the people of Solaeque in their ancient homeland. Old enough to remember [[:nobody | Dar'amaraltria]] when she was named — before she was a …

  • Manny

    Little is known about "Manny," as [[:southie | Southie]] insisted on calling him. He seems somewhat touched in the head, and has decided to work as a boatman in the [[The Black Moor | Black Moor]]. Specifically, he is the boatman who takes travelers to …

  • Lazghul

    Lazghul the Lich-Lord, better known by his ostentatious title, "The Opal of Chaos with Teeth of Jet and the Dress of Silence," is a legendary bogeyman who has not been seen in half a century. A long-time villain in the Sorrowfell Plains, Lazghul seems to …

  • Raktrishi Shyamal Khundhury

    Shyamal Khundhury's background is unknown. What is known is that he is someone of [[:lazghul | Lazghul the Lich-Lord's]] acquaintance, at least forty years ago. He claims [[:khuna | Dhavita]] bears a strong resemblance to the man. Additionally, …

  • Renthiruhar

    Renthiruhar approached [[:croitus | Croitus]], [[:khuna | Dhavita]], [[:resh-burntscale | Resh]], [[:southie | Southie]], and [[:thava | Thava]] under strange circumstances. She indicated she needed to secure a location in which to speak with them — she …

  • Count Antonio Weogora

    When Antonio expressed a desire to study magic rather than law, his family balked. He apparently did it anyway; the last access he had to any House Weogora funds came when he took some to pay for tuition at the [[The University for the Study of the …

  • The Old Man with the Canaries

    According to the tales, [[Bahamut | Bahamut]], the Platinum Dragon, sometimes walks the world in the form of an old man accompanied by seven yellow canaries. If threatened, these canaries will transform into seven gold dragons to defend him. He is …

  • Nishimura Kumiko

    Nishimura Kumiko is the current proprietor of the [[The House of Black Lanterns | House of Black Lanterns]]. ("Current," because there tends to be a high turnover rate; most proprietors take control of the inn by murdering the former proprietor.) She …

  • The Executioner

    The Executioner is an undead giant created by [[:lazghul | Lazghul]] the Lich Lord. Designed to carry out his will, the Executioner is made of several corpses melted together to act as one entity. It carries a massive greataxe, and can apparently …

  • The Sadhu

    His background is unknown, but he apparently works for [[:raktrishi-shyamal-khundhury | Raktrishi Shyamal Khundhury]], [[:khuna | Dhavita's]] father. A traveler on the road to Letherna, he is anointed in "Tilaka":https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tilaka and …

  • Raven Queen

    Brooding in her palace in [[Letherna | Letherna]], the coldly beautiful Raven Queen sits in quiet contemplation, examining the mysteries of death and fate. Most mortals do not encounter her as an entity, instead knowing her as the deity of death — …

  • Rat

    Rat is intensely quiet and her background is relatively unknown. What is known is that she joined with the [[The Scandshar Six | Scandshar Six]] — specifically joining [[:southie | Southie's]] retinue — outside of [[Dawnslight | Dawnslight]]. She seems …