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  • Episode 3

    The group, brought together by their last adventure, have decided to stay together, under the name [[Just The Tip]]. The dragonhide is returned to [[Teldorthan]], and [[Faren Markelhay|Lord Markelhay]] is happy to reward the group for defeating the …

  • Episode 5

    The group now proceeds to [[Shadowfell Keep|the Keep]], finding it to be eerily quiet, with no life of any kind within 100 metres of the ruins. Yet a pathway through the rubble has been cleared, leading to a staircase down into the dark. As the group …

  • Episode 6

    Continuing their exploration of the Second Sub-level, the group encounters more zombies who react when the magic runes are triggered. After the fight, [[Ky'Vruck]] finds a secret door, which [[Grok Thornsteed|Grok]] is able to open. Inside appears to be …

  • Episode 7

    The group sets out from [[Winterhaven]] and soon arrives at [[Episode 6|the cemetery]], though nothing seems to be out of order. Not believing that everything is as it seems, the group decide to enter the cemetery from three directions, thus hoping to …

  • Episode 8

    The group decides to finish exploring the first level of [[Shadowfell Keep|the Keep]], following a hallway from the zombie room down into a room laid out as some form of crypt. Inside they find ten sarcophagi lining the walls and two alters in niches at …

  • Winterhaven

    Hard under the [[Cairngorm Peaks|Cairngorms]] at the west end of the [[Nentir Vale]] lies the remote town of Winterhaven. Like [[Fallcrest]], Winterhaven is a small town surrounded by a few miles of farmland and pastures. Population: 977, Many of these …

  • Lord Padraig

    Descended from the nobleman first granted the guardianship of [[Winterhaven]] by the old [[Nerath]] Empire, the Padraig family has long been well-liked by the people of Winterhaven. Although Lord Ernest Padraig has the respect of his people, he is still …

  • Ninaran

    !(media-item-align-right){width:350px}http://cdn.obsidianportal.com/assets/100643/Ninaran.jpg(Ninaran)! h4. Female Elf Ranger; Dead Typically withdrawn and observant, it is unclear when Ninaran started working for [[Kalarel]] or even if she might …

  • Salvana Wrafton

    Salvana Wrafton is the owner and proprietor of the self-named [[Wrafton's Inn]]. Salvana is friendly and open, quick with a smile and a warm welcome. She is rumored to have a private store of the long lost 'Nentir Gold' white wine. Back to: [[ …

  • Valthrun the Prescient

    Valthrun is a learned sage and scholar of great skill, as such he was given the moniker "the Prescient". He resides in a well-built tower within the outer bailey of the village of [[Winterhaven]]. On occasion he shows up in [[Wrafton's Inn]] to socialize. …

  • Shadowfell Keep

    Long ago, soldiers from [[Nerath]] built a strong fortress over the [[Shadowfell]] rift to protect it. The old keep lies in ruins now, and a new generation of cultists has secretly taken up residence here. They seek to undo the magical wards sealing the …

  • Thair Coalstriker

    Thair Coalstriker is the dwarven owner and proprietor of [[Coalstriker Ironworks]], the sole smithy in [[Winterhaven]]. His stained white beard is cut and his bald head covered in old scars. Thair's demeanor is short and gruff -- he's not partial to …

  • Eilian

    Eilian the Old, an old farmer, is a regular customer at [[Wrafton's Inn]]. Every night, Eilian takes a seat at a table in the corner. He has a farm down in the valley along the Old King's Road. Eilian has an interest in [[Winterhaven]]'s history. He is a …

  • Rond Kelfem

    A lifelong vassal of the [[Lord Padraig|Padraig family]], Rond Kelfem was trained by his predecessor for the job as captain of the [[Winterhaven Regulars]]. In addition, as the most experienced warrior of the village, he serves as the leader of the [[ …

  • Sister Linora

    The only priestess at the Temple of [[Avandra]] in [[Winterhaven]], Sister Linora runs services in the temple three times per week, but otherwise she is not often present. She prefers to travel among the homes outside the walls, dispensing care to …

  • Delphina Moongem

    Delphina turned away from the forest of her elven roots to live an "urban" existence, if [[Winterhaven]] can truly be called such. Delphina can be found in the square on Market Day selling wildflowers from her cart. She is happy to tell visitors about …

  • Bairwin Wildarson

    Bairwin Wildarson traveled the world, or so he claims, before setting up shop in [[Winterhaven]] ten years ago. He has a variety of items available for sale, including most mundane items anyone might need. From time to time, he even has a magic item or …

  • Gardbury Downs

    Named for [[Gardmore Abbey]] and the supporting farms and villages which once supported the abbey, the rocky hills and moors of Gardbury Downs are full of old ruins -- burned homesteads, shattered guard towers, and broken mills. Standing at the very …

  • Cairngorm Peaks

    The Cairngorm Peaks rise up from the foothills north of [[Gardbury Downs]], and mark the western end of the [[Nentir Vale]] and the beginning of the [[The Stonemarch]]. Within the vast rocky wastes of [[The Stonemarch]], the Cairngorm Peaks are a cluster …

  • Winterhaven Outer Gate and Walls

    Open by day, closed and barred at night, the outer gate is policed by two guards regardless of the hour. They nod amiably to locals, and point travelers (whom they assume to be traders) to [[Wrafton’s Inn]]. [[Winterhaven]]’s walls have a narrow …

  • Wrafton’s Inn

    This spacious inn and tavern serves as the public house for the region. Like alehouses everywhere, Wrafton’s Inn offers beer, wine, and, on occasion, spirits. Meals are served for those with the coin, and beds for travellers are available. A crowd of …

  • Winterhaven Market Square

    Every other day or so, carts and wagons gather in the square and offer goods to the people of [[Winterhaven]]. Once each week, the official Market Day acts as a siren’s song, calling most of the villagers to shop and socialize in the square. Farmers sell …

  • Winterhaven Stables

    On market days these stables are filled with mounts and other beasts of burden used by sellers to haul wares. Travellers can stable their mounts here for 2 sp per day. Rarely (10% chance), the stable master has a riding horse or wagon for sale, as listed …

  • Coalstriker Smithworks

    A dwarf named [[Thair Coalstriker]] owns the village smithy. Adventurers can purchase a variety of mundane wares here, including spikes, weapons, heavy armor, and so on. Simple weapons are readily available, but military weapons require one day to …

  • Valthurn's Tower

    This five-story structure is the highest building in [[Winterhaven]]. The tower is rumored to be over 300 years old, and [[Valthrun the Prescient]] is its most recent resident. Valthrun doesn’t use much of the tower; he inhabits the top two levels. The …

  • Bairwin's Grand Shoppe

    [[Bairwin Wildarson]] traveled the world, or so he claims, before setting up shop in [[Winterhaven]] ten years ago. He has a variety of items available for sale, including anything off the list of adventuring gear shown in the Player’s Handbook. He …

  • Winterhaven Warrior Guild

    [[Winterhaven]] villagers can join the Warrior Guild and train, once per week, in basic sword and shield skills. The guild trains in [[Winterhaven Market Square|Market Square]] on days when the market is not open. Some citizens earn militia pay (a few …

  • Winterhaven Tenements

    The large tenement structure features apartments for the village residents who don’t own farms or who work in the businesses within the walls. Several families also live in the homes on the west side of the village. Most of the villagers who live outside …

  • Temple of Avandra

    This large stone structure is the village temple. Of the several deities worshiped by locals, [[Avandra]], goddess of luck and change, is the most prominent. The temple priest, [[Sister Linora]], runs services in the temple three times per week, but …

  • Winterhaven Inner Gate

    This gate is closed and guarded by two [[Winterhaven Regulars]] during the daytime. They sternly regard anyone who approaches and question all who wish to visit [[Lord Padraig]] in his [[Winterhaven Manor|manor]] without an appointment; however those who …

  • Winterhaven Siege Supplies

    Though it hasn’t happened in a couple of years, on occasion [[Winterhaven]] comes under attack from bands of goblins, kobolds, or even gnolls. When such an event happens, the villagers seek refuge inside the walled keep and subsist on the supplies of …

  • Winterhaven Barracks

    This military-style barracks is home to [[Winterhaven]]’s ten professional guards, the [[Winterhaven Regulars|Regulars]]. During the day, only two can be found here; the other eight are on patrol. At night, eight guards sleep here while the two on duty …

  • Winterhaven Manor

    This grand manor home was built when [[Winterhaven]] was an outpost of the [[Nerath]] Empire. Staffed by five servants, the manor house where [[Lord Padraig]], his wife, and their four sons live is a beautiful example of stone architecture in a village …

  • Winterhaven Regulars

    [[Winterhaven]] has ten professional guards, the Regulars. During the day, two can be found in the [[Winterhaven Barracks]]; the other eight are on patrol in the town. At night, eight guards sleep in the barracks, while the two on duty are stationed at …