There are some who believe that the Abyss itself is a living thing, a bloated
beast infinite in size and evil. Demons dwell within, the embodiment of the
beasts rage and disdain for mortal life. Evil penetrates everything, from the
demons you battle to the very air you breathe. The beast is pure evil.
However, evil is not its only defining feature. The beast is all at once an
endless ocean and burning desert, frigid tundra and volcanic wasteland, a
labyrinth of rock and an endless void…forever changing. The beast is also
By its nature, it cannot help but corrupt all those who come here. Like a
vulture, the beast watches mortals, those who dare trespass, enter its gaping
maw and travel down its throat. Fury and rage building as the beast has to
witness the tumor that is goodness and innocence enter it’s body unopposed. All
the while plotting, scheming, and impatiently waiting for its chance to destroy
the tumor forever. Whether through its children, the Tanaari and Obyrith, or
through the horror that is the beast and its infinite faces, those pure of heart
cannot remain long in its belly before their spirits become lost forever.
This is where the party finds itself. Fractured and fighting one another.
There are some who have clearly been deeply affected by your short time in the
Abyss. Compromises made for the sake of survival. Others stubbornly cling to
an unwavering sense of goodness and honor, willing to even die, damned to the
Abyss forever, without even a chance at the afterlife they had earned rather
than stray an inch from their path. In Fighting
Characters Present: Sveta Knucklebone, Mirari, Joselin de Cassiel, Jia Liau, Grishma, Edge Sharpsword, Tomishii aka(Orek)
XP Award (APL 11): 1465
Roleplaying XP Bonus: Edge