Source: A traveling druid.
Task: Vezakus Windthorn, a traveling druid who has come to the region to observe the strange
blooming manifestations of the First World, seeks bark samples of lightning-scarred treants. These monsters, the druid believes, are more common in the First World, and he would like to study how lightning causes the treant to transform into a strange new form of life.
Completion: Secure a lightning treant bark sample.
Reward: A wand of barkskin (CL 12th, 20 charges).
Bo t t L e d essence
Source: A strange tiefling wizard.
Task: Anamar Lellewen wants to know why some fiends, when they perish in strange corners of the multiverse, become devourers. He is willing to pay handsomely for a vial of “depleted essence” (essentally blood) from a powerful devourer that perished in the First World.
Completion: Find a devourer in the First World, kill it, and bottle a sample of essence.
Reward: A scarab of protection with 9 charges.
St o p t h e et t i n S !
Source: Reports from the field.
Task: Reports from a nearby fort claim that a dozen ettins led by a helmed satyr have been causing problems. While their leader is intimidating, it’s the twelve ettins who have been doing the most physical damage. Stop them before they cause any more devastation!
Completion: Defeat all twelve of the ettins.
Reward: The defeat of the murderous ettins raises the kingdom’s spirits, resulting in Stability and Loyalty increasing by +2 each.
A “Li t t L e ” Li n n o r m
Source: A curious scholar.
Task: Not all linnorms are equally huge. Rarely, one of these dragons doesn’t grow to full size. Tarlen Zheed, a noted scholar of all things draconic, would like to see proof. If one could find a linnorm runt, Tarlen promises a significant reward for the delivery of samples of its blood, flesh, teeth, and eyes.
Completion: Slay a linnorm runt and collect the parts.
Reward: 4,000 pp.
A he r o i c ch A L L e n g e
Source: Aurex Thewsen, abrasive “hero.”
Task: Hailing from Pitax, Aurex Thewsen often brags about his dragon-slaying skills. He challenges the leaders of the Stolen Lands to prove their worth by slaying a dragon themselves, in order to prove why they should remain leaders in the River Kingdoms.
Completion: Seek out an infamous true dragon and defeat it in combat. The legendary black wyrm Ilthuliak would suffice, if one could find her lair.
Reward: The PCs’ fame for becoming dragonslayers increases the kingdom’s Economy by +4.
th e pi xi e’S Si S t e r S
Source: Limm Ticklewing, worried pixie.
Task: Limm Ticklewing is worried for her six sisters. A month ago, they were all captured by a “nasty
wizard made out of worms.” He and a scary witch put Limm’s six sisters into a magic cage and gave
that cage to a mean troll. Limm escaped, and desperately wants her sisters to be saved.
Completion: Rescue as many of Limm’s sisters as you can.
Reward: For each rescued sister, Limm promises a gem worth 5,000 gp.
The Houten Legacy
Source: Belinda Houten, proper noblewoman.
Task: Belinda Houten is looking for a legacy; she wants a theater and several monuments built and dedicated to her family name. She happens to possess a book that a strange fortune-teller told her the leaders of the Stolen Lands would some day need, but she won’t part with it untill she has her buildings.
Completion: Build a theater and four monuments in Belinda’s honor (all must be in different cities).
Reward: A mint-condition copy of Zuddiger’s Picnic worth 5,000 gp.
A Flying Owlbear
Source: Loris Shadwest, eager taxidermist.
Task: Loris wants to stuff a winged owlbear. While lesser taxidermists might just stich a giant bird’s wings onto a normal owlbear, Loris wants his masterpiece to be “real.” He’s promised a powerful magical item to the first person to deliver to him a real winged owlbear carcass. IN GOOD CONDITION!
Completion: Kill a winged owlbear and deliver it to Loris.
Reward: The magic item Loris promises is in fact a crystal ball that’s been in his family for years.