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Summary Edit

The plot of Greybark Adventure League emerges through play. We collect Persistent Elements from each session to develop Greybark as a living campaign. The plot is divided into Seasons, which have each a loose thematical focus.

Persistent Elements Edit

Season 1 Edit

  • The elemental spirits of the Greybark Forest are associated with animals and emotions.
  • The Order of Fookers, a cult of ~40 bandits that gathered around the party after their defeat of an evil demigod in their presence. They look to Knuckle and Humble as prophets.
  • Geoffrey Parray, a bandido-cum-New Prophet, appointed from among the Order of Fookers by Humble to lead the Order in their liturgy.
  • Tiny, The Bandit Leader, is dead by Ievos’ hand.
  • The rat plague is real, man! It appears to be some form of Lycanthropy.
  • Lycanthropy is not natural to the Greybark forest, and if it rears its head, there’s something behind it
  • The Rat King is loose, last seen fleeing the Greybark Forest. The Great Deity Mahal is interested in seeing his secrets pried from his pointy head.
  • Yakky the Dire Yak
  • Dire animals being concerned about each other
  • The Abomination is either a corrupted Ancient Greybark, or was constructed from one.
  • There is an Ancient Greybark in the deep Forest, about 2 days north of Greybark Village, and Altariel the Nymph either lives in the tree, or is the tree….
  • Cancer Bats- They were corrupted and could have bred in other places and diseased the forest. This could be a problem that never ends.
  • Bitey-Squeezey is in the Greybark and does not belong here. The handprints of devoted goblins feed the snake’s immortality.
  • There are strange witchcraft magicks happening in the forest
  • River outside Greybark
  • Vernroot the Ancient (Elder Greybark) is protected by Elondra’s vigilance; she will keep those damned wizards from plaguing him.
  • Elondra has noticed the Red Mistress and the Red Mistress has noticed Elondra.
  • Oath Forger belonged to a Dwarven king and would be greatly desired by his descendants.
  • Pages of the Faceless Tome are a symbol of corruption and came from the Elders of Althariel and Shoggoths
  • Church of Elondra is a burned out husk
  • Usto has seen the light of Lumotar and seeks to live a righteous life
  • One of the cultist is now a cultist of Lumotar
  • There is a Poisoners’ Guild operating in Greybark Village, with at least one member: Wine.
  • Dwarvish Smith in danger – Knows something.
  • Greri Maverikk is the leader of the Greyfarce Syndicate
  • Fergus the Tom Cat in Greybark VIllage, rules the alleys and cellars around the Fool and Purse, and is a friend to Dixie the Pixie.
  • Kibilnarg the dwarven forgemaster, can learn from examining a magical greybark weapon, such as Acero’s Twisted Bo Staff, and could possibly craft weapons for characters after sufficient study.
  • Vampires are a problem and are working for somebody
  • Agnis the Succubus is still undercover as Agnis the Widow.
  • Fairy Tale nightmare creatures are coming after kids in town
  • There are a record number of children in the streets of Greybark
  • Eyeball symbols appearing allover Greybark
  • Doppelganger Beer is served at Fool and Purse. It looks like a stout but tastes like a cider.
  • Goodman Faire's death was an end, but not THE END.
  • Mathuriel the elf, Walter the halfling, and Seamus the human work at the mill.
  • Corruption magic is used to weaken greybark trees.
  • Lumberjacks know items can be faulty or evil that wizards give them.
  • Darkness in the Elven Tomb – What is it? Taeros and Yong-Lin have vowed to come back and kill it.
  • Favor of the Elementals – This group earned a boon with the elementals to guide them within a day or two of the Highwall Peaks.
  • Valak, imprisoned within the elven tomb, has been slain - and Taeros with him.
  • Zhong Mah, a twisted mystic from Yong Lin’s land who dealt in unsettling blood rituals sent Saint Maria (aforementioned demigod) to the Greybark Forest.
  • Freehold of Masonburg, across the ocean, is home to the Serrated Claw, a guild of assassins to which Cent belongs.
  • The Blood Cult of Kruv does not maintain a hold on The Pillar… for now
  • The Blade Lords are still alive beneath the Pillar.
  • Pillar is a permanent place of power
  • Doppelgangers are a problem in the area
  • Titanus, the Albus Templar and former mentor of Sanguinus, is dead by Sanguinus’ hand. A templar lived to see it done and tell the tale.
  • Cults are messing with Syndicate.
  • The Demon Lord Olumbra seeks a new lover.
  • The Tranquil Glade was one of many Sacrificial Sites for the Karvers throughout the Greybark Forest.
  • The Tranquil Glade was desecrated by dark powers, but has been reclaimed for the spirits of the North by Taeros Snowstrider
  • The wizards’ experiments with fungi have started a plague in the wilds.
  • Jail for reforming bad guys
  • Bartholomew is the Chief Librarian at the Wizard’s Keep and is Eds drinking buddy.
  • Released bound elementals from Wizard’s Keep.
  • The Institute’s Interns, expendable, and turnable.
  • Professor Franklin Wine is a moonshiner, and is beloved of the Dire Bees who give him anything he wants.
  • Esmer the Wizard is an entomologist from The Institute, and she is conducting unethical, reckless research and is a threat to the forest.
  • Esmer is encased in calcified pupae. What will eventually hatch?
  • The wizards unknowingly endanger spirits with their ways.
  • The wizards' college is one entomologist and one mushroom wizard short, what happens next?
  • Adventurers have killed a Wizard (Barris The Mycologist), and done who-knows-what to another (Esmer the Entomologist). This is most disruptive.
  • The Wizards were using a living construct to study dragons, and that study has been interrupted.
  • Who will find the treasures the Sulfur Bluffs hide, now that the dragon is dead?
  • The foolish children called the Street Rats are taking on jobs well above their position and getting themselves and others killed
  • Red dragons are settling into the regions around Greybark.
  • The Institute™ is looking for whoever destroyed their Mechanodragon Diagnostics Engine (MDE) and stole the data crystals from within.
  • Bards can join together to perform duets.
  • The people of Greybark must now be ever-vigilant of the cultists inside the city
  • There is a cult out there that is trying to use old rituals towards their nefarious ends. Perhaps reestablish the more harsh older ways.
  • Goodman Faire is still out there... somewhere, and cultists want him back for nefarious purposes
  • The townsfolk have seen heroic deeds, but they have also seen the heroes stand opposed to one another. They have seen the dead raised by heroes; they have seen murderers pardoned without trial, without the town founders’ consent.

Season 2 Edit

  • Chandelle has gone to serve the Mountain King and to bend his ear towards progressive policies, gods help us all.
  • The Deep King has been defeated (or has he?) He still has followers maybe in the Survey Service (Schadenfreude)
  • Dwarven spies are a threat to Greybark.
  • There is a crippled Green Dire Borer Beetle in the Greybark Forest
  • Schadenfreude has started a more active phase in the long rivalry with the Guard. They're bringing the conflict to Greybark
  • Is the Mountain King authorizing kidnappings for horrible experimentation, or is it some wildcards doing it or a bit of both?
  • Little kids are going missing, and the Cheeses have suspicions that the Dwarves are taking them
  • Smerg will spread the word of Lumotar to the best of his ability among the orcs.
  • Orcs will remain a hazard in the region
  • Zurak is looking for a new champion. Bloody Conquest, Precept: sacrificial rites, petition: offering
  • bomb recipes for Kibilnarg to make recipes, looted from Gurhzul's command hut.
  • Zurak has agents of chaos around Greybark and need to be eradicated.
  • Inora is the goddess of order and cities, and her symbols are pure notes and geometric fractals.
  • Fizbit plans to build a big Ranger Station and post lots of helpful warning signs about local flora and fauna.
  • witches live in gingerbread huts!
  • Angel has a hatchet, and she knows how to use it (sorta)
  • Turns out children's tales about witches in the woods was true
  • Vilma is taking charge of the church rebuilding efforts.
  • Elondra's husband is Zachris, what does he represent?
  • The Nameless God may be connected in some way to Elondra. How will this heterodoxy be received and will it cause danger.
  • Hubert, Hosvir and Salzherz are the Champions of Elondra's husband Zachris, while Vilma is the Champion of Elondra. The Champions aren't married.
  • Vilma is going to be a Priestess of Elondra; how will the community react to such a ...precocious High Priestess?
  • Lorelei Lindstrom used to be an adventurer like you, but then she took a landshark to the knee.
  • Benny the Chimney Sweep with a Ring of Power and a guilty concience (Hireling)
  • Elemental Lords can be corrupted, turning them into demons.
  •  Saltheart has been dismissed from service to the Mountain Throne. What will happen to the Iron Guard?
  • The Mountain King is overthrown, his power passed to the elements in the hands of the Deep Queen
  • Violet has adopted six Failed Experiments.
  • All the remaining Iron Guard are outside the Dwarven Kingdom. Will they go rogue and form a supersoldier army bent on conquering, or will they serve the Deep Queen?
  • A new seasonal tradition of decorating the King of the Seasons statue which remains frozen.
  • Each season has a specific deity, Kuura is the God of Winter.
  • Kuura and Lumi reside in a secret palace of ice in Highwall Peaks, only accessible in winter.
  • The many Henry Coberleys have been tasked with rescuing all of the children that have been turned into toys.
  • Myropides is related to the Jolly Fat Man and his relatives somehow.
  • Violet has started an orphanage in Greybark, all orphans and street rats are welcome!
  • Sue Locke - The Elemental Realm's Portals are Beginning to show in surprising places...
  • Hosvir - The wizard's college are performing dangerous experiments out of the eye of the people.
  • Chronsy - We have unlocked the secret of forging starmetal into Astralloy
  • Azohr - elementals can infuse mortals with their powers.
  • Ysolde: Hemming the Dwarven Prostitute hireling is Briar Patch's cousin Rose's baby daddy!
  • Randy - Garl's band of dwarves are trying to make a peaceful existence.
  • GM - Smerg and the Lumotari Orcs are spreading Her light in the farmlands west of town.

Season 3 Edit

  • Community Garden sponsored by the Rich folks for the Andersen Farm
  • Olumba's minions are trying to infiltrate and assault Greybark
  • "Warmth" is Kuura's protege now.
  • The war between the Seelie and UnSeelie and the role of Marius's blade.
  • Aella is the queen of the faerie.
  • The animals of the forest are starving and aggressive.
  • A Fairy Godmother has been going around making stories happen. Just how many of these twisted creations has she made?!
  • Stinky the Apothecary's Aid, a good goblin.
  • Samson is a town guard serving wicked fey in Greybark Village
  • Aella has marked the heroic deeds of Marius and Dennu, in her honor.
  • Chronsy is now the high priest of the court of winter
  • Runaway rogue cultist of Kruv
  • The piano in Tweedmouths' ballroom is broken... somehow.
  • Lord and Lady Tweedmouth's mansion is the oldest mansion in Greybark, and underneath it is an upside-down mansion that is a place of power.
  • Engineers are trying to build a railroad between Ironcurl and Greybark.
  • Maloisinaire is going to arrange for Birb the Elven thug to receive proper combat training
  • There's a wanted poster for someone with thin eyebrows and loose curly hair.
  • Charlatans are running a con trying to set up a pony cart track between Ironcurl and Greybark
  • The Crimson Tide has been spotted in Point of Ironcurl, they are said to have reneged on a deal with the elvish mafia
  • Lady Vecchione escaped to lead the opposition to house Avreaeir
  • Glyss, Mal, Tailor, and Edwyn got special titles from the elves.
  • Edwyn has a pilgrimage location in the Strifelands for his martyrdom in the name of House Avreaeir
  • Elvish fashion is catching on west of the Strifelands
  • The original royal house of the elves was Deoravan; Avreaeir is the house of Deoravan's heir. Deoravan is the house most of the noble tribes come from, in the ancient past.
  • The dwarves are working hard to rebuild their army.
  • Tensions are rising between elves and dwarves?
  • The Lands below are riddled with Cave Worms
  • The dwarven inqusition is now led by Chandelle
  • Chandelle will have her hands full trying to protect the Deep Queen from cultist influence!
  • The wizards are interested in the study of so called "Spirit Magic".
  • There are offspring of mythical water serpents inhabiting the peaks north of Greybark.
  • Nightcrawlers are a thing.
  • A group of wizards going missing in Highwall Peaks surely can't come back to bite adventurers in the behind, can it now?
  • Mal is worried that Rosie was exposed to malevolent influences during Kruv’s visit.
  • Kruv is trying to recruit followers among adventurers, now.
  • Railroad construction was somewhat delayed.
  • People with the artifacts are being recruited to make Kruv's constructs.
  • Has the Cousin's legacy been finally destroyed?
  • Rivalries between apprentice wizards are endangering the inhabitants of Greybark
  • Yong Lin taught some Dire Sabrecats not to attack adventurers out in the road.
  • Zella has become a Greybark citizen! 

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