The Keep on the Borderlands: Session Six — “All Men are Mortal”

Session Six “All Men are Mortal” Exhausted, bloodied, King Mercer, himself hovering near collapse, held the line against the press of invading goblins while the four Ljunberg brothers escaped east into the Hobgoblin’s treasure room. By the time the King made it back to the sons of Skalgrim, a unit of Hobgoblin soldiers had fought…

Spine of the Dragon: Session Six — “Northern Blood”

Session Six “Northern Blood” 8 Imbolc, 2020au Corran of Salazar / Halbmonde of Delarius Arthur Hawkmoor lay unconscious, tended to with a mothering hand by Laylah Fortune, whilst Byron Fletcher, Edmund Stewart, and Hakmet ibn Damar discussed their situation around a campfire. Their campsite, they surmised, had been home to the brigands they had dispatched…

The Keep on the Borderlands: Session Five — “Fire & Blood”

Session Five “Fire & Blood” The Hobgoblin Warlord, Gnavash, took command of the situation, marshaling her forces for a concerted resistance against the Ljunborg’s assault on their lair. Her barked commands embolden her warriors as they moved to isolate the intruders while Gnavash gathered reinforcements. Magnar spiked additional doorways to protect their flank while his…

Spine of the Dragon: Session Five — “Grim Tidings”

Session Five “Grim Tidings” 7 Imbolc, 2020au Corran of Salazar / Corran of Delarius Making camp along some roadside ruins, the Bordermen and their newfound companions were eager to get some much needed rest, however, a few scant hours into their respite found them roused by two creatures right out of myth harrowing their mounts….

The Keep on the Borderlands: Session Four — “Swift and Deadly”

Session Four “Swift and Deadly” It is said, “Orcs may have hordes, but Hobgoblins have armies.” But even the best soldiers can be caught flat-footed as the Brothers Ljunborg and the King of the North proved as they passed swiftly and decisively through the Hobgoblin lair. Confronting two sentries, they made short work of the…

Spine of the Dragon: Session Four — “Assassin’s Knot”

Session Four “Assassin’s Knot”   6 Imbolc, 2020au Corran of Salazar / Corran of Delarius From the neighboring room of the Damar brothers, Byron Fletcher roused his compatriots, Arthur Hawkmoor and Edmund Stewart, by knocking on the adjoining wall and whispering that thieves of the Thornskull Collective were coming for the lock box and that…

The Keep on the Borderlands: Session Three — “The Caves of Chaos”

Session Three “The Caves of Chaos”   Half of the invading goblins, lured from the Caves of Chaos by the magical “Horn of Heimdall”, had fallen, but the defenders of the Keep on the Borderlands were exhausted. The arrival of the so-called King of the North, Torin Mercer of Pox Macchia, along with more than…

Spine of the Dragon: Session Three — “A Long Night in Longbridle”

SESSION THREE “A Long Night in Longbridle” 5 Imbolc, 2020au Shard of Salazar / Shard of Delarius Riding hard for Longbridle, the Bordermen made their way across the Spine of the Dragon Trail, breaking pace only to grab some needed rest for themselves and their mounts. After three days, they reached the old city, it’s…

The Keep on the Borderlands: Session Two — “The Horn of Heimdall”

SESSION TWO “The Horn of Heimdall” Impossibly, Brukhart watched as Hrothgar, Lord of the Keep on the Borderlands, transformed into a nine foot troll, leaping up onto the mead hall tables as his guests and subjects fell into a magical slumber. He looked over each of them, carefully, as hot drool slid off his chin…