The Minister of Murder
Skulls grin forever…
A sentient, deranged puppet will do whatever it takes to make his father happy. As long as "whatever it takes" involves a lot of killing.
Scion of the Sentient Sea
Heir to the ancient deep…
An embryo, the last survivor of an ancient leviathan race that used to rule the oceans, has been shaken from its slumber.
The Shackled King
Fear the dead. Fear the Shackled King…
A former tyrant has returned in undeath, still chained to the throne that he was killed upon by his own subjects. It is time for him to rebuild his kingdom.
Lord of the Petal River
Graves dug where flowers bloom…
The lord of the Chrysanthemum Court in the Feygloam operates a fey criminal syndicate so that he can gather enough wealth to pay off the life-long debt he owes to an arch-hag.
The Minstrel of Bleak Fancy
Songs of suffering and sadness…
The spirit of an angry minstrel from the Plane of Shadow seeks revenge against the people who wronged him — and he is indiscriminate in his punishment.
Bought with gold, paid in blood…
The brutal but cunning leader of the Broken Blade mercenary company, Boulderhead will follow the tides of war wherever they are found. He's also eager to create his own tides, if need be.
The Maimed Incarcerator
Breaker of wills…
This devil lord seeks to reestablish himself after a fall from grace by operating an infernal prison in discordance with the laws of the Eleven Hells.
The Hydra Princes
Forged in a father's flame…
These conjoined sons of a prominent salamander king are intent on capturing new territory in order to prove themselves in the eyes of their father.
By fire be purged…
This undead druid has made a pact with the Elemental God of Fire, and is convinced that the forests must be incinerated so that they might be renewed from the plague that they suffer from.
Only the dead clock out…
This ruthless entrepreneur murdered his own business partner so that he could be the sole profiteer of their combined works. His workers suffer under inhumane conditions for his sole benefit.
The Impaled God
Frayed mind, stolen secrets…
This God of Secrets dies slowly from a grievous wound, and is gradually losing her mind as she approaches her end. In her delirium, she believes that her secrets must be moved to the Material Plane for safekeeping.
Blood spilled, blood shared…
This fearsome matriarch is the leader of a coven of vampires, who benefit from unique powers as a result of their shared magic. Her influence grows at the expense of innocent lives.
The False Immortal
In a prison of his own design…
This once-human being has been twisted by the magic of an Astral demiplane constructed to escape the wrath of the gods. He plots a return to his homeland and sends messages to the Material Plane through mystical dreams.
Rotting Lord of the Withered Court
At the root of all corruption…
This fey royal was expelled from native court for grave misconduct. He has decided to build himself a new court on the Material Plane, consuming anything in his path.
Archon of the Archipelago
Drowned, bound, broken…
This former ship captain unknowingly stumbled upon an old treasure he was never supposed to find. Powerful magic has turned him and his crew into its new protector.