V a local Chieftain, has hired a group of adventures; their mission unknown, the group of adventurers and mercenaries find their way to their designated meeting place, the the large village of Gelre.

Upon reaching the village the party finds in sacked, its buildings ablaze, its residents dead or missing. Before they are able to investigate the party is surrounded by a garrison force of soldiers from the city, Estos. Their commander; Stijn, is quick to accuse them, but the captain; Thijs, with a report from the scout Steve, testifies to their arrival after the looting occurred.

Conscripted by the soldiers, the party must investigate the surrounding areas for clues as to what occurred and why, but as they facts come to light, the truth darkens.

The Sacking Of Gelre