1 Did not participate in any encounters
In the city-state of Tyr, with its Ziggurat nearing completion, the Sorcerer-King Kalak has begun press-ganging visitors to the city and even free citizens into forced labor at the foot of his mysterious and monumental creation. Quistine, a halfling huntress; Pak’Cha, a thri-keen shaman; Channe, a fiery (in both demeanor and appearance) human psionicist; and Ulieth, an elf warrior, are seeking water and food to care for their outcast camp, but are warned away from the city because of the fresh new tyranny that Kalak has inflicted upon the region. The four friends join up with a passing trade caravan of long-legged elves, led by the haughty and acerbic Kaldras, pledging their services as warriors in trade for enough ceramic bits to bring back food and water to their band. Also serving as hired protectors to the trade caravan are Kindrok, a scarred half-giant whose solution to every problem is the proper application of brute force; Suldin, a quiet figure who seems to have some skill with the Way of the Unseen; and Korvin, who does not seem to belong. His skin has the pallor of bleached parchment, his face and body are soft, his clothes are well-cut and lack the accumulation of trail dust, and his hair has enough oil slicking it down to cook a fine Nibenay meal with.