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,…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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….

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…

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…