Conquest: Widening Gulfs

Conquest: Widening Gulfs

Approaching the inner bridge, across which the powerful Edict of Storms raged, we met a small band of Unbroken, the remnants of the Realm of Stalwart’s army, facing off against Disfavored. Taking our appearance as a timely distraction, the Unbroken retreated to...
Conquest: New Walls

Conquest: New Walls

Having reclaimed the Regent’s artifact and defeated the Banes which guarded it, our small band – Eb, Verse, Barik, and myself – left the cloying gloom of the oldwalls and once again felt the ocean breeze of the Blade Grave. The smells it carried may not have...
Conquest: Old Bones

Conquest: Old Bones

Having collected all three runic keystones, hidden behind clever traps, countless Banes, and winding passages that turned at impossible angles, we returned to the central hall, ready to face the spirit trapped behind the mystic shield. There was no doubt in my mind...
Conquest: Banedepths

Conquest: Banedepths

Returning back into the oldwalls catacombs, there seemed to be no end to the Banes lurking in forgotten hallways and behind ancient statuary. Between Eb’s magic and my artifact blade we were able to make short work of them, but more than once we had to stop our...
Conquest: Reprieve

Conquest: Reprieve

Resting atop the tall Ocean Spire, I felt at peace. My companions had retired to the relative warmth of the sigil room below, but the cool wind didn’t bother me up here as it once may have. I still felt the magic from the completed Edict of Fire coursing through...
Conquest: the Ocean Spire

Conquest: the Ocean Spire

Verse’s careful eyes picked out several traps as we carefully advanced into the disquieting gloom. Braziers from a long-past civilization glowed with an unhealthy green light, but even standing next to one the oppressive darkness seemed to curl around every...