The Wild Vale
When the Neranth empire was at the height of its power, Nentir Vale was known only as a rugged northern frontier ripe for exploration. Nerath has been dead for centuries. Two generations ago the whole Vale was sacked by Orcs out of the Stonefang Mountains.
Still, life persists. Still, remnants of a once glorious civilization dully glint and wink at aspiring adventurers. Still, evil exists in the hearts of the last few bastions against the encroaching wilderness.
Lichen, Tzacharech, Teyrond, whoever the hell The Straub is playing: what sort of destiny will you forge for the Vale? Who shall serve as the Fifth member of your Adventuring Team? And most importantly, who in the Vale will you deem worthy of your patronage, and what will they do with your goodwill?