Campaign of the Month: January 2013
DANgerous Kalamar 4
“This city is a quiet city, and somewhat brooding. The people here live and work in the looming shadow of giant stone buildings, within a crumbling stone wall, and always seem like they’re waiting for salvation to come over the horizon. Between the desert and the sea, they mostly have just given up. I mean, who wouldn’t, with a sea that eats people alive, and a desert that spits out desiccated skeletons on a regular basis? There are ways to make a living, but life here tends to be more dangerous than anyone sane would put up with.
The thing is, there are many goods to come here for, with gold being number one on anyone’s list. This place is teeming with gold mined from farther inland! The other major source of it is in sunken vessels just outside the port. Many ships sank with a full load of gold, while other ships sank trying to get the gold. Yes, there is a veritable shipyard at the bottom of that harbor…”