Adventure 06 - The Town Hostages
After regrouping the Teramistic forces together, Elias Kogan discovers that almost all of his diplomatic cabinet has been kidnapped by Kyle Farson’s forces. He offers to reward the team for retrieving as many as can be found. Using the terrain, the team surveyed the downtown area to find any of the surviving cabinet members. Unfortunately, the party did not recognize the razor net traps laid into the ground, and were forced to fight the savage security force – a pack of vicious bugbears – as one unit. A brutal fight ensued, but the Slayers prevailed, rescuing all the survivors they could find. In their interrogations, they found a number of details:
- a great number of people from the Sailors’ Guild defected to the opposition;
- part of that defection was brokered by a stranger named Seedho, a name which inspires a certain wrath;
- that among the defectors, some counted Azira Carnical, Kogan’s childhood friend and most trusted lieutenant, who has not been seen since the assaults on the town.
With this ominous news, one of the cabinet members gave details to the last known whereabouts of a man who looked like Farson – but something more pressing was on the horizon…