Thrown together from different backgrounds, 5 adventurers find themselves in Roots and Remedies, where the herbalist, Laurel, asks for their assistance. A disease called The Blackscour
Taint has stricken the town and people are dying each day.. A number of ingredients are needed for a cure, but the new Magistrate has been distant and useless since taking his seat and the Lumber Consortium is to busy with profits. Still untrusting of eachother, the team quickly struck forth to the lumber consortium to find help with locating the ingredients. After being ignored by the foreman, Jarlben Trookshavits, the Field Ranger Milon Rhoddam makes a map for them, in hopes that they will return in time to save his nephews life. After a skirmish by the water, a young fox was saved and befriended by Tysse and Jenter, the fox proved invaluable in leading the team through the Darkmoon Vale. Eldermoss was found at the Eldest Tree in the vale. guarded by the tenacious Tatzylwyrm, Rat’s Tail was obtained from the with Ulzimila’s hut. Though she was dead, her cauldron defended her possesions, but shattered at the heroes feets. Finally, the band reached Droskar’s Crucible, a ruin of a Dwarven Monastery. Abandoned after it’s faith faltered to an evil diety. Skeletons were crushed and wolves were slain, but when confronted by the ferocious Worg Greypelt, the team tried to bargain with him for his Ironbloom mushrooms. He convinced them to fight the Darkmantles in the sanctuary, only so these brave few would be weaker for their final confrontation. But, in the end, he fell quickly to Cabor’s charge and Krom’s and Talmer’s fatal blows. The adventurers returned quickly with the foxes help. Just in time for the cure made by Laurel to save Tilon Rhoddam’s life.