The group traveled south for many days, entering into the wilder area of the Borderlands, finally arriving at the Keep, built between the Menowood and the Vast Swamp near the north end of the Spine Ridge mountains.
They moved up a narrow, rocky track. A sheer wall of natural stone was to their left; the path fell away to a steep cliff on the right. There was a small widening ahead, where the main gate of the Keep was standing. Calen, a blue-clad man-at-arms guarding the entrance, shouted down to them to give their names and state their business.
They were allowed two characters each, all starting at first level with their choice of basic equipment. . . [ »»»]