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  • Day 31

    The Unseen Hand of Justice stood over the fissure. The large crack looked as though it was formed by natural causes. They were getting good at this rock scaling thing, and prepped for the plunge. At 100 or so feet down they had made it to the bottom. The …

  • Another Rainy Night

    [[:benadrad-glimmerid | Benadrad Glimmerid]] was being forced to stay late at his job at [[Adventuring Shops | Weer's Elixers]] to clean up some graffiti someone had slopped all over the front of the store. [[:theodocius-grubfellow | Theodocious …

  • Day 2

    [[File:366656 | class=media-item-align-right | Keygan_Ghelve.jpg]]In the morning the party found themselves at [[Ghelve's Locks | Ghelve's Locks.]] Working in the front room was a six foot tall man with only a 1 foot torso and 4 foot long legs. It was …

  • Day 3

    Yesterday had been a quite a day for each of the adventurers. None had really tasted of such trial and challenge ever in their adult lives, for never had they found themselves drawn by fate together with strange companions towards the completion of such a …

  • Day 3 part 2

    The heroes knew in the back of their heads that it was time for another break, but they just couldn't resist trying out their newly found key. They proceeded to frolic from rune door to rune door giggling with glee like a bunch of 8 year girls in a pink …

  • Day 3 Part 3

    Having defeated the cloth monsters in the lab, [[:theodocius-grubfellow | Theo]] pulled out his wand and scouted three secret doors. [[:benadrad-glimmerid | Benadrad]] and Theo found a chest with a tanglefoot bag, smokesticks and various other alchemical …

  • Day 3 part 4

    Thus the villain Yuathyub made his exit, leaving the tired party in a state of satisfied exhaustion. They had just hacked, arrowed and firebombed their way through what seemed like the worst this underworld had to offer: a diverse menagerie of foul beasts …

  • Day 3 part 5

    The Hand of Justice continued through the eastern door, knowing that the alarm had been raised. They found themselves in a large smithy. Two halflings in shackles were linking together a chainshirt, and a likewise shackled dwarven women was hammering away …

  • Day 3 Part 6

    With Kazmojen laying on the ground in a pool of his blood the party felt proud. They had ventured into the depths of the unknown and immerged as victors. The underworld would know their names and fear the Unseen Hand of Justice. As the party checked …

  • Day 4 Part 1

    The next day came fast and our adventures were ready to head over to town hall for their much needed Guild Charter. Unfortunately their start was postponed as a certain gnome decided to sleep in. [[:theodocius-grubfellow | Theo]] attempted to wake his …

  • Day 4 Part 2

    The adventures looked over their loot and cared to their wounds. They had found a grand assortment of items that would give each of them a small portion of the overall loot. There was not much time to waste basking in their newly found items. They were …

  • Day 5 - 11

    A week had passed since their last adventure and many things were accomplished during the time: The trials of Kazmojen and Keygan sentenced the former to a life of hard labor, and the latter to two years in prison. Celestine and Theo learned that …

  • The Lucky Monkey

    The Unseen Hand of Justice: an interesting name for what is turning out to be just a bunch of common hired mercenaries: Nevertheless they made it to [[The Lucky Monkey | The Lucky Monkey]], hardly breaking a sweat. All but [[:gavriel | Gavriele]] had …

  • Day 15

    It was time to head back to Cauldron in the morning. But first, the ever resourceful [[:benadrad-glimmerid | Benadrad]] suggested finding some individuals who were also headed back to see if they were in need of personal armed escorts. They found an …

  • Day 16 Evening

    It was late evening at the [[The Lakeside Pavillion | Lakeside Pavilion]]. The usual drizzle soaked the streets of Cauldron and The Unseen Hand of Justice lay in wait to set off their trap. They flanked the Pavilion on three sides as [[The Alley Bashers | …

  • Day 16 Evening Part II

    The fight against [[:triel-eldurhurst | Triel]] rages on as our heroes give chase after her down the alleys of Cauldron. Giving insult to injury the dark winter skies opened and stormed upon the city, and the raindrops stung any exposed flesh. The battle …

  • Day 18

    The next day the party woke up with wicked hangovers. Gavriel headed over to the Crator Lake Monster Hunt, which was like a giant “duckie hunt” that takes place in the lake. The eccentric gnome known as [[Harper's Bazaar | Harper]] was there. She was …

  • Day 19

    The party had mounted the bucking bronco that was the Flood Festival and managed to stay on, with only a few near disasters caused by drunken complete lapses of reason along the way. The day started early. For the first time in a while, Celestine was …

  • Day 20 Part 1

    *7:00am* The next morning came early for the disciples of Sarenrae. Logahn and Celestine were to meet with Archbishop Shebeleth to continue their discussion on Sarenrae’s fall within the city of Cauldron. The two clergy entered the church’s lobby to …

  • Day 20 Part 2

    After Tongue Eater gave up the ghost, there fell a silence. The inn creaked in the wind and the rain - the violent storm now merely a calming backdrop. Tongue Eater's ape-form had melted away to reveal the face and body of a half orc. He was dead as a …

  • Day 21

    The group packed up their things and headed out, but not before burying some of their valuables there was no room to bring along. Benedrad had also returned the favor of head-removal to Tongueeater. The ride was quick as they made haste to their troubled …

  • Day 22

    The party headed towards [[Taverns and Inns | Minuta's Board]] in the early morning. This was the known location of [[The Alley Bashers | The Alley Bashers]] hideout. There was about a handful of patrons there, all wallowing in early morning drunkenness. …

  • Day 22 Part 2

    The day had begun in good bloody fashion. There were now a half-dozen or so Alley Bashers that would be troubling the world no longer. But the slain thugs were just strands in the musculature of true evil, not its mind and not its heart. There was only …

  • Day 22 Part 3

    After a short intermission, the group decided to trail the hillfolk who escaped. [[:gavriel | Gavriel]] used his keen elven senses to lead them to the room where they had regrouped. The enemy was ready for them, however, and bottlenecked them in a doorway …

  • Day 22 Part 4

    The Hand of Justice was at a loss for what they should do next. The city was in peril, but their resources were exhausted. They decided that they would find a place in the dungeon to rest. Benedrad began to burn the body of the gnoll in order to remove …

  • Day 22/23

    Falling back into the warm embrace of their fair city the Unseen Hand of Justice regrouped and collected themselves after nearly meeting their end in the vile underworld of Cauldron. Returning to the Temple of Sarenrae, Loghan and [[:celestine-of-the- …

  • Day 23 Part 2

    The party wandered deeper into the dungeon and found themselves in a very large room. [[:theodocius-grubfellow | Theo]] scouted ahead. There were several tables that looked as though they served as workbenches. They were covered in scraps of metal, …

  • Day 23 Part 3

    With the undead dinosaur shattered into pieces the hand took a sigh of relief. What more could this horrible place throw at them. Where are the rest of the wands? When will this end and when will they get paid for their hard work. The hand rested for …

  • Day 23 Part 4

    The residents of the room were clearly not expecting them. Three rogues jumped up with the third more dangerous looking one demanding to know where [[:triel-eldurhurst | Triel]] was. Both parties rushed in recklessly and battle ensued. The two [[The …

  • Day 24

    Once the clerics had everything under control, it was time to start up the [[The Flood Festival | Flood Festival]] again. Loot was sold, magic was purchased from [[Skie's Treasurey | Skie's Treasury]]. [[:gavriel | Gavriele]] was greeted by an …

  • The Demonskar Ball

    The day of the Demonskar Ball has arrived and our heroes have spared no expense in preparing for Cauldron’s most lavish event. Our heroes arrive separately in two carriages. The carriages are the finest that Cauldron has to offer and are pulled by the …

  • The Demonskar Ball Part II

    The participants at the ball were led downstairs and dinner commenced. The party located their table and found they were seated with a strange assortment guests. Dalem Bandershield, a brash human who once served as bodyguard to the [[:margaret-zachary- …

  • Day 28

    The next morning The party had all gathered at the museum to discuss their plans. They all felt a little investigation was required. Though the Flood Festival was over and a bright warm spring was on it's way, not all seemed right in the city.[[: …

  • Day 29

    When some of the members of the party arrived at their homes from the close of the evening they found a note and an invitation to the[[Taverns and Inns | Cusp of Sunrise]], a high class club for nobles in Cauldron. It was from [[:lord-thomas-vhalantru | …

  • Day 30

    Awaking the next day our group of adventurers prepared to leave on their journey. Before heading out The Hand had to take care of some business. [[:theodocius-grubfellow | Theo]] and [[:celestine-of-the-north | Celestine]] headed to [[The Bluecrater …

  • Day 30 Part 2

    The dragon circled high above them ominously. The party cast what healing spells they could and arranged themselves in battle position. Jerome climbed up on top of a tall rock, while [[:gavriel | Gavrielle]] grabbed the stunned King Jerod IV and …

  • Day 32 continued

    Theo and Gavriel made a mad dash for the temple entrance. They knew everything looked grim, and escape seemed the only thing to do. As they entered the main foyer Theo stopped Gavriel. "We can't just leave our friends," he said. "Let's circle back through …

  • Home Page

    [[Main Page | Main Wiki]] *Personal Journal of Skaven Umbermead* Know you who have penetrated my cipher, to seize the secrets herein without my endorsement is to court the wrath of a subtle and puissant mage! *21 weeks ago* The innkeep at the …

  • Main Page

    [[File:363053 | class=media-item-align-center | cauldron.jpg]] *The City of Cauldron* [[Cauldron Description | Description]] [[Cauldron History | History]] [[Laws of Cauldron | Laws]] [[The Flood Festival | The Flood Festival ]] *Places of …

  • Locations

    It is well known that caverns and ruins spot the region underground Cauldron, and that the jungles surrounding the city are the home to ancient ruins and crumbling dungeons. These two things attract travelers and adventurers from all over the world who …

  • Taverns and Inns

    *Tipped Tankard Tavern* This tavern is generally regarded as the best place in the city for common folk to get a drink. It’s a favorite place for off-duty city guards, and as such, brawls are fairly rare. It is located on Ash Ave. *Cusp Of Sunrise* …

  • Adventuring Shops

    *Weer’s Elixirs* Owned and operated by Vortimax Weer, a retired adventurer (male human), this cramped shop is the preferred place in Cauldron for potions and alchemical items. It is located on Ash Ave. *Gurnezarn’s Smithy* This smithy on Magma Ave …

  • Churches

    h3. *Churches* *The Temple of Sarenrae* This small yellow tower is tended by a single cleric named Kristof Jurgensen. The shrine to Sarenrae has always been fairly small and minor in Cauldron. Archbishop Shebeleth has taken office as the High Priest …

  • Other Locations

    h3. *Other Locations* *Jzadirune* [[File:372160 | class=media-item-align-center | jzadirune.jpg]] Gnome architects and artisans designed and built much of Cauldron. One of these architects, a gnome wizard named Jzadirune, also found time to carve …

  • Dungeon map updated

    *First Floor* [[File:393905 | class=media-item-align-center | dungeon_map_2.jpg]] *Second Floor* [[File:397575 | class=media-item-align-none | Second_lvl_map_2.jpg]]

  • Keygan's Info

    The kidnappers took his rat familiar, Starbrow. His rat familiar is located in a dark place within one mile, and through his empathic link, he can sense the rat's hunger and fright. The kidnappers include two types of creatures: "tall ones" and "short …

  • Skie's Treasurey

    Numerous stores in Cauldron sell magic items and gear, but only one of them makes its sole business buying and selling magic items to adventurers – Skie’s Treasury. Skie’s Treasury is owned and run by [[:skie-aldersun | Skie Aldersun]] (female gnome). The …

  • Laws of Cauldron

    h3. *Crime and Punishment in Cauldron* *THE OLD CODE* A number of laws still exist from the very founding of Cauldron. These are known as the old code, and are still followed today, though they are not entered in any of the official lawbooks …

  • Cauldron Description

    *Population:* About 7,500 79% Human, 9% Halfling, 5% Gnome, 3% Dwarf, 2% Elf, 1% Half-Elf, 1% Half-Orc *Authority Figures:* *Mayor:* [[:lord-severen-navalant | Lord Severen Navalant]] *Deputy Mayor:* [[:lord-thomas-vhalantru | Lord Thomas Vhalantru]] …

  • Ghelve's Locks

    A small turret dominates the façade of this two-story black stone building. Iron bars are embedded in the thick window frames. Beyond the turret's ground floor windows sits a lovely display of locks, from large to small, simple to complex. To the left of …

  • Jzadirune

    [[File:372160 | class=media-item-align-center | jzadirune.jpg]] Gnome architects and artisans designed and built much of Cauldron. One of these architects, a gnome wizard named Jzadirune, also found time to carve out a secluded enclave beneath the city …

  • Cauldron History

    *Surabar Spellmason* Over 700 years ago, a great wizard named Surabar Spellmason and a small host moved south from Sasserine on the pretense of founding his own city. He founded the town of [[Redgorge | Redgorge]] in the shadow of a great volcano. …

  • The Lucky Monkey

    The Lucky Monkey is a large Roadhouse and Inn about a days ride from Cauldron. Founded so that travallers from Sasserine would have a safe place to stay, the roadhouse is also a favorite of local loggers and explorers. The Lucky Monkey houses a well …

  • Lantern Street Orphanage

    The orphanage rests on the corner of Lantern Street and Lava Avenue, its charcoal-colored stones held together with mold-encrusted mortar. The windows on both stories are barred and tightly shuttered, but a few slivers of light manage to escape from …

  • Harper's Bazaar

    Harper's Bazaar is a sprawling little marketplace located in [[Jzadirton | Jzadirton]] that sells exotic spices, oils, perfumes, herbs, powders, dyes, and spell components. Harper's Bazaar is run by Heddie "Harper" Leeli- a wizened, old halfling woman …

  • The Last Laugh

    A mysterious thieves guild presumed to exist by party rogue Theodocius. Their existence was likely confirmed by the harlequin style face paint the thugs who assaulted [[:ruphus | Ruphus Laro]] wore. Location: Unknown [[:benadrad-glimmerid | …

  • The Alley Bashers

    The Alley Basher organization pales in comparison to [[The Last Laugh | The Last Laugh]] They rarely amount to anything more then hired goons. One member: [[:lofan-sinwin | Lofan Siwin]] is not pleased with the reputation The Alley Bashers are getting and …

  • The Lakeside Pavillion

    This open pavilion is one of the oldest structures in Cauldron. Said to have been formed via magic cast by [[Cauldron History | Surabar Spellmason]] himself, the pavilion is traditionally where the [[:lord-severen-navalant | Lord Mayor]] issues …

  • The Flood Festival

    *CAULDRON'S 30th ANNUAL FLOOD FESTIVAL!!!* As winter draws near, the citizens of Cauldron begin shoring up their homes and businesses in preparation for the flood season. Since the town is essentially built inside a large bowl, the rainy seasons of …

  • The Bluecrater Acadamy

    One of the tallest buildings in Cauldron, Bluecrater Academy is also the primary place of learning here. The building has five stories, each which is dedicated to an increasing level of education. Financed partially by tuition fees (but also by the …

  • The Ebion Triad

    The Ebion Triad is an cult that worships three evil gods: Hextor - God of War & Tyranny Vecna - God of Secrets & Magic Erythnul - God of Chaos & Destruction They believe these gods to be only aspects of one greater god that they call "The …

  • Benadrad Glimmerid

    Benadrad Glimmerid was born in the city Sassarine and raised there until the age of twenty-eight. At that time Benadrad and his parents moved to Cauldron, his father had been offered a job by his bother-in-law. The job was to oversee the mining crews …

  • Ruphus Laro

    The party met Ruphus after they rescued him from three street thugs. He was on his way back to the church from The Lantern Street Orphanage, which for some reason the thugs were not keen on him visiting. By their harlequin styled make-up, Theodocious …

  • Jenya Urikas

    Jenya first met the party when they escorted the priest Ruphus Laro back to the church after he was accosted by members of the Last Laugh thieves guild. He was on his way to [[Lantern Street Orphanage | The Lantern Street Orphanage]] to investigate recent …

  • Keygan Ghelve

    Keygan has confessed to helping the kidnappers, by providing them with skeleton keys to many of the cities locks. He insists that he had no choice in that the kidnappers had captured his pet rat Starbrow. Keygan valiantly assisted the party in Jzadirune …

  • Alec Tercival

    Alec seems to be "the muscle" the of St. Cuthbert. He was present when the party brought Kazmojen in. Alec handle the Half-Troll in a fairly aggressive manner, rightfully so, but maybe just a tad too much.

  • Lord Thomas Vhalantru

    Fifteen years ago, Vhalantru generously donated a huge sum of money to fund the rebuilding of the Town Hall and several other old structures that were starting to fall apart. As a result he was welcomed into the city's aristocracy and eventually rose to …

  • Lord Mayor Severen Navalant

    The Lord Mayor's Residence is a large walled compound and is the oldest structure in the city. The traditional seat of power for Cauldron, the estate's ownership has been held by the Navalant family for the past 200 years

  • Lord Terseon Skellerang

    Terseon Skellerang tried to recruit the party to investigate and clean-up the goblin problem the city has been having. He is still unsure if they actually agreed to it. They did not due to conflicts of interest. Skellerang had petitioned to the Lord …

  • Terrem Kharatys

    Celestine and Theo went to visit the boy at the Lantern Street Orphanage. Gretchen, the elderly halfling woman who runs the orphanage told them that the boy was returned in the middle of the night by a mysterious cloaked stranger. The stranger waited with …

  • Shensen Tesseril

    The party has rescued Shensen from the basement of The Lucky Monkey where she had locked herself in a room. She chose to remain back to try and rebuild what was done to the Inn but she has pledged her debt to the party. Shensen is a member of [[:the- …

  • Triel Eldurhurst

    Triel is wanted for the murder of four town guards. The party is currently investigating her whereabouts. The party has discovered Triel is hiring Alley Basher members and supplying them with weapons for some unknown reason. Triel has been captured …

  • Lofan Sinwin

    [[:theodocius-grubfellow | Theodocious]], party rogue, knows that Lofan is a member of [[The Alley Bashers | The Alley Bashers]] thieve's guild. Theo has spoken with Lofan on more then one occasion. He has come to learn that Lofan can be a supplier of …

  • Shebeleth Regidin

    Shebeleth has arrived in Cauldron to assist in the troubles Cauldron has been having lately. He is also largely concerned with the weakening of power in Cauldron's Church of Sarenrae. He has been making some strides in attracting new followers. …

  • Artus

    Artus was found by the party in a dungeon below Cauldron. His madness had clearly gotten the best of him as he sputtered and stammered about nightmares and sacrificing himself. His ramblings were mostly directed at [[:celestine-of-the-north | Celestine]] …

  • Bibbford Glimmerid

    It was about 15 years ago that the Glimmerid and his wife Neji came to Cauldron. Neji and Bibbford were attracted to the rich gnomish history of Cauldron and settled there. Not ones to be deterred by the lasting affects of poverty, they moved into a …