Our story begins in the far southern realm of the Riverlands. Rumor has spread that the Company of Grey Wolves is in search of a new pack. Hogarth, the firbolg ranger, has recently begun a journey to learn what he can about the outside world so upon his return he and his people know how to best protect themselves from the continually growing threats around them. Althea, the elven blood hunter, has spent months on the road and in the Wilds with her strider party. Months spent in the company of her fellow elves only makes her feel more alone. Both Hogarth and Althea have just arrived in A’lelnan where the Grey Wolves are said to recently been seen. Grey Wolves have also recently been seen several days ride east in the city of Welveren where Ulfar, the dwarven cleric, has trying to make people’s lives a little more bearable and pain free.