I'd recently started DM'ing for a new group of players that wanted to try out D&D. After spending an hour or so rolling out characters, they set to work on their first campaign--Keep on the Shadowfell.
Following a brief spat with some kobolds outside Winterhaven, the group decided to rest for the evening at the local tavern. There, they began chatting with the regulars before settling in for the night. The group's leader, an Elf Shaman named Candace, grew increasingly concerned with Valthrun, a well-liked old Wizard glossing over some scrolls. With some nods from the group, Mindolas, a Halfling Monk, rolled a thievery check to…Read more