In a Wicked Age
Blood & Sex
JH: An altar overflowing with flowers and bowls of honey.
3D: A raving prophet, advocating self-mortification and deprivation of the appetites.
2S: The celebration of local fertility or harvest rites.
KH: A young warrior, initiate into a warrior cult, brother to lions.
God-kings of War
JH: The head of a high war-captain, in a carved wooden cask.
3D: A war-sorceress, slender but commanding, with golden hair.
2S: A captured war-horse with a taste for human meat.
KH: The ghost of a tyrant king, strangled by his own daughter.
the Unquiet Past
JH: A hermit priestess, practicing obscure deprivations.
3D: The captain of a foreign troop, sent to collect tribute.
2S: A necromancer who steals the knowledge of the dying.
KH: The arrival of honored emissaries from a wealthy, exotic land.
a Nest of Vipers
JH: The burglary of the storehouse of a powerful robber-merchant.
3D: The celebration of a day sacred to the city's chief cult.
2S: The unscrupulous landlady of a roadside wayhouse.
KH: A night-wisp, who devours its victims' magical potency.