- A third dragon mask has been recovered by the insidious Cult of Tiamat.
- Zserin Zauzynge has sent a group of his most elite Dark Elven warriors, led by Garric to investigate the mystery surrounding what has happened in Celene
- It has been heard that Canon Hazen, father of Lady Jolene has hired, none other than the legendary tracker, Dumah, to find and rescue his daughter and dispatch the villains that took her and murdered King Belvor.
- Rumors of a magical scourge on the orders from the Empress of the Celestial Imperium off to the far west are becoming more common place. Also the fact that generals with loyalties to the former Emperor are vying for power and refusing to follow her plans for world domination
- Two of the five dragon masks of Tiamat have been found by her followers
- Iuz’s forces creeping closer to the edges of the Vesve and northern Furyondy
- Orcs are on the move northward from the Pomarj. There seems to be none of the usual patrols from the Kingdom of Celene to offer any resistance to this breach on the edge of the Elven kingdom
- Tales of gnome activity in the Abbor-Alz near the Star Cairns. Have these old tinkerers come back to their workshops?
- The situation in Celene is beginning to verge on civil war as veterans of the Battle of the Pass of Celene declare themselves to no longer revere the Great Court and the Knights of Luna act in secret against Queen Yolande’s wishes. The Queen’s own cousin, Melf, is one of the inner counsel of the Knights and some of his order would depose Yolande and declare him king.
- Word is spreading that the Cult of Tiamat has a new leader and is recruiting members to help with their crusade to release the Dragon Queen from the Nine Hells
- There have been reports from Blackwall Keep in the Mistmarsh that the Lizard-folk, who wished to broker a peace agreement with Greyhawk, have been having issues with undead within their ranks.
- Reports of skirmishes with Orcs on the edges of the Vesve and Fellreev Forests
- The Kingdom of Celene has completely shut its borders to the outside world and word has it that Yolande refuses to even entertain other Elven Lords from nearby kingdoms
- Some commoners out in the country have said they saw a strange purplish light coming from Raenei and just seeping out into greyspace