(Sasha) – " The Nomen Heights have a large centaur population, which has long plagued the Swordlords. As a result, so the story goes, the Swordlords sent an honest-to-Gods Swordlord, along with a band of mercenaries into the area. The name I heard is Maegar Varn, who’s a low-ranking Swordlord but eager – traits we might recognize, eh?"
(Sasha) – " The charter for The Slough was, I imagine, never really available to just anyone. The East Sellen River is one of the most vital trade routes from the South. According to rumor, a large group of diplomats and experiences soldiers were sent to secure the southern trade roads."
(Variel) – “Perhaps once a generation, the Grim White Stag (no, not Lem) appears to defend a settlement faithful to Erastil in mortal danger. He once risked his life to draw off a spawn of Rovagug who threatened settled areas.”
(Igor) “Rainbow’s Daughter is a bandit who has been rallying the criminal element in Mivon to her side. They take homesteads in the hills and violate the River Freedoms. Some say she plans to forger her own kingdom, murdering and stealing her way to power.”
(Palin) “The most powerful boggard tribe in the swamp has found a strange new god to worship.”
(Palin) “People say the black dragons Ilthuliak has returned the Stolen Lands. Move into the Slough, he has.”
(Hamberly) “Castruccio Irovetti won lordship in Pitas at a game of cards.”
(Hamberly) “The leaders of Ursundova are in league with Nikolai Surtova. They’ve agreed to press Roseland from the south, and if it comes to war, they’ll likely take Reston and start a second front against the Rostlanders.”