The Enemy Within
Approximately two years ago, you fought in the Third Battle of Black Fire Pass against a massive orc and goblin horde. It was at this battle when the Mad Count Marius Leitdorf, the Elector of Averland, was slain by the orc warboss Vorgaz Ironjaw.
Questions to consider for chargen
You were injured at Third Black Fire. What injuries did you sustain? How long did it take you to recover?
You are no longer a member of the army of Averland. Why not? Were you only ever a mercenary or an ally?
During the battle, you fought alongside Markus Baerfaust. Some people say he was a hero, keeping the Averheim Greatswords in the fight. Others say he could have saved the Mad Count, if he’d wanted to. What do you say?
After your injury, you spent some time in a Shallyan temple hospice, where you met Gravin Clothilde von Alptraum, a noblewoman of Averland who was donating her time and money to the hospice. What is your opinion of Gravin Clothilde?
Someone you knew from the war has gone missing. He or she was last seen near the Averheim docks. Who was it?
You heard a rumor that the Outcast character abandoned his or her comrades in battle. What do you think of that?
You spent all of a week acting as a guard in the service of the Gently Born character’s father. Why did you leave?