I have watched The Team for some time now. Being as I have not been called away to fight in the Desert as of late, I’ve kept to my own devices in the North. So far, they have been prominent in their efforts to build relationships under their fictional guide.
One such relationship fostered is with Tempest. Tempest has, through some way, managed to secure a lease and effective citizenship to Arcstone. A small fortified temple has been built, and they are granted the same rights as if they were citizens. Not an ideal situation, but nothing that can be rectified in the short term. It will take careful manipulation of the political spectrum to even hope to break that decree.
Still, through careful planning, The Team set up a series of contacts that were to fetch them a bottle of Ceynara’s Fire from Kal’Montak. They hired a series of riders — one to have a fake package and one to have a real package. Smart move given they are smuggling illegal substances. I remained in the shadows, of course.
Word eventually reached me that I had a Goblinesh, Gobswoth, to acquire and deliver to his handlers. I left some feelers out to find out how the operation went. There were, it turns out, a few hiccups along the way, but they managed to seal their deal with Tempest. So much the better for them I suppose.
I, on the other hand, still had a goblin to deliver…