Legacy of War
The War of the Nine Swords
In part of the Forever Forest six elves try to survive on their own, eventually they find a small tribe of elves who survived the Purge and they try to begin a new life. Only to be slaughtered by an Orcwort tree, Nilo the Cursed and the surviving elves are approached by a well dressed tiefling with black hair and a white streak. He offers them an end to their suffering if they help his master recover a lost sword for his collection.
Duncan a brave, fresh faced adventurer joins the party for no more than a day before being killed by a hydra.
Phillip the shapeshifting druid joins the group to go back to the den and finish off the hydras there and found one of the Touchstones, a room filled with more gold than could ever be counted. As the party gathered as much gold as they could carry, small lava creatures started attacking the party. As the group fled they encountered a vampire and his tomb. Phillip transformed into a dire bear and destroyed the tomb and thus the Touchstone, being the last one to link to it.
Jericho convinces the vampire to turn him into one.
Jericho awoke in the night having turned into his new form. But Depricia and Theor were waiting for him. Kerrik had completed his pact with a demon by killing an innocent who trusted him and would face off against the pair on Jericho’s side. Depricia almost immediately destroyed Jericho with her holy light while Kerrik’s arrows could not pierce Theor’s defense. Eventually Kerrik moved in for a close kill but Depricia made short work of him as well with a wall of blades.
While the party waits at another tome stone in a long line, they are attacked by Lammaso who prey on those in the ever existent line. They fend the attack off but are witnessed doing so by the Fist who joins their numbers.
The Fist becomes the leader of the Wind Tribe.
The sand dragon kills the Fist.
Both parties bring the swords to the Crab. Crab orders them to kill each other.
Theor and Afost attack the Crab, he cuts off Afost’s arm and allows them to leave.
Nilo and Derprisha leave into the forever forest never to be heard from again.
Aziz gives his life to the Fist. Who kills him in exchange with the Crab to touch the swords and be teleported to Reshar, the master of nine.