Conquest: The Sleeper (Part 3)

Conquest: The Sleeper (Part 3)

Two more whipping rivers of magical energy, pulsing with a strong, violet light, arced from the swirling dust to the large Azurelith gem embedded in Cairn’s forehead, the slumbering giant seemingly encased in the very same stone which made up the mesas and...
Conquest: The Sleeper (Part 2)

Conquest: The Sleeper (Part 2)

Barik and I, now supported by friendly soldiers, were able to push the Earthshakers and their guards further back, giving Eb and Verse enough room to join us on the far side of the stone bridge. Eb was able to counter or at least deflect the bulk of the incoming magic...
Conquest: The Sleeper

Conquest: The Sleeper

The Scarlet Chorus were delighted to see us return to Howling Rock, far angrier in countenance than when we left but now in possession of the powerful crystal that would let us invade the Earthshaker’s camp. “At your word, we’ll cut them all...
Conquest: Repetition

Conquest: Repetition

The constant tremors that rippled through the area helped hide our clandestine investigations, though it made navigating the shifting landscape treacherous at best. The Earthshakers had dug in fairly substantially, both barricading their own camp and limiting avenues...
Conquest: Stone Halls

Conquest: Stone Halls

Our return to Stone Down Gorge was uneventful, particularly after a few hours’ good rest inside the Spire. All of us felt more refreshed, more alert, when we were able to spend our down hours inside the tall structures. Meeting with Hundred-Blood, who first sent...
Conquest: Mediation

Conquest: Mediation

“Human is indeed Stonestalker,” Red-Fang greeted us as we descended back into the runic hall, her voice wavering with awe. “Means human will help tribe rid ancestor’s lands of Elder Teeth stealers. Will protect legacy and strength of Beastmen...