Spine of the Dragon: Session 12 — “Saddler’s Wallow”

SESSION 12 “SADDLER’S WALLOW” 2 Ostara, 2020au The Bordermen, along with their Crescentian companion, Hakmet ibn Damar, and Sir Garrett Mark and the survivors of his Outrider unit, traveled for two days across the plains of Gravemarker Field. On the third day, Sir Garrett sent his men overland, on a hard march for Tombstone Keep,…

Keep on the Borderlands: Session 11 — “Death is No Stranger”

SESSION 11 “DEATH IS NO STRANGER” Pressing deep into the kobold lair, searching for Chieftain Horde, whose blood trail led them into the cavernous bowels of the dragonkin fiends, Brukhart held the line as the rest of the party headed north. Fighting their way past the kobolds, they discovered a secret tunnel leading further northward….

Spine of the Dragon: Session 11 — “Making Martyrs”

SESSION 11 “Making Martyrs” 31 Imbolc, 2020au Valorblôt Just west of Traitor’s Rock, two armies faced one another nervously. Joining the Bordermen (Arthur Hawkmoor, Byron Fletcher, Edmund Stewart, and their companion, Hakmet ibn Damar) were units sent from House Morgan, led by Sir Garrett Mark. The knight rode at the head of four Outriders, all…

Keep on the Borderlands: Session 10 — “Missing”

SESSION 10 “Missing” “Kobolds are craven reptilian humanoids that commonly infest dungeons. They make up for their physical ineptitude with a cleverness for trap making.” The party, spread out across the canyon floor, were harried. Their adversary, a brutal and vicious owlbear, whom they had waked from its hibernation, was magically held by the mage…

Spine of the Dragon: Session 10 — “Knights of the Morning Star”

SESSION TEN “Knights of the Morning Star” 31 Imbolc, 2020au Valorblôt Darkness fell hard on the Bordermen as they took cover on the north bank of the Red Rogue River, across from Traitor’s Rock, where six Knights of the Morning Star, House Somerfort’s premier military order of cavalrymen, dismounted and prepared camp. With but the…

Spine of the Dragon: Session 9 — “Knight Flight”

SESSION NINE “Knight Flight” 24-30 Imbolc, 2020au The flight from Iolaire over the next few days was stressful and perilous, as the Bordermen made their way through the Razorbacks, trying to get back to the safety of Brigand’s Rest. They spent their time pressing forward, hunting small game that the cooked over tempered fires to…

Keep on the Borderlands: Session 8 — “The Star Chamber”

Session Eight “The Star Chamber” As Magnar Ljunberg and Lindus Ashe made their way back to the party, just ahead of another horde of undead, Sebastian Pike was being lowered by rope into the cell pit by Brukhart Ljunberg, intent on rescuing Ambassador Stanford Somerfort. Somerfort, however, was not what he seemed, as he attacked…

Spine of the Dragon: Session 8 — “Run For Your Life”

SESSION EIGHT “Run For Your Life” 23 Imbolc, 2020au Following the revelations and call to action after the discovery of a secret Treskeggmal in the crypt behind Brigand’s Rest, the Bordermen and their allies went to work, making the site defensible. Edmund put his Highmoor’s Seat military training to good use, mobilizing the Fancy Boot…