Queen’s Gambit

Jevrell Starcaller, Highborne arcanist and matriarch of one of the oldest noble families in Eldre’thalas, stood at the edge of Krasus’ Landing and peered over the edge of the floating isle. Far below, the ivory spires of Suramar City clawed upward, glowing pale lavender and rosy gold in the pre-dawn light. It was just as… Continue reading Queen’s Gambit

Ediora: The Summoner’s Circle

Ediora Sutherland checked her own work against the diagram in the tome she held. For the third time, she scanned every line and scribble, every dot and whorl of the spell inked onto the heavy vellum page. Her own lines in chalk on the scrubbed flagstones of the secret chamber beneath her master’s study gleamed… Continue reading Ediora: The Summoner’s Circle

Aveith: Journey to Acherus

The monster’s escort to Acherus never bothered introducing herself, so neither did he. The frost wyrm, untroubled by fatigue, flew nonstop until they reached the southernmost reaches of the Howling Fjord. Here, for the first time, he saw the skeletal outposts the Horde and Alliance left behind when the war in the north ended. “Vengeance… Continue reading Aveith: Journey to Acherus

Livyani: To the Pain

Gadgetzan would never command the sheer volume of traffic enjoyed by its competitor on the eastern continent, Booty Bay. It sprawled across the arid dunes of Tanaris, low buildings blending so well into the sand that from a distance they seemed like round, unnatural formations of the landscape. The dusty domes were, in many cases,… Continue reading Livyani: To the Pain

Aveith: The Last Holdout

Fwhump. Fwhump. Fwuhmp. Fwhump. The ever-present layer of snow covering the broad courtyard at the foot of Icecrown Citadel muffled all sound, even the heavy footfalls of the plate-clad monster pacing slowly from one end of the Court of Bones to the other. Once, this area teemed with Scourge – the Lich King’s mounted commanders and… Continue reading Aveith: The Last Holdout