Based out of Rick’s Hold at the edge of the kingdom, where the rule of the King’s Law meets the wilderness of the Black Mountains and the swamplands around The Cursed Lake.
Derval Ironeater is the brother of the Dwarven King of Illfern; it is suspicious that he hasn’t moved to Illfern yet to live with his clan.
There have been several mutilated bodies turning up in the docks area in the past couple of weeks; most people agree that it is the result of the recent thieves’ war.
The Barbarian Nations to the East beyond the mountains are at war with a Great Red Dragon, who controls a lake of fire in their Sub-Arctic lands.
The Elven king has a love of brown coloured horses, and sends his best scouts to steal them from the city of Rick’s hold.