Kdu

From Darfuria

Small village near the end of civilisation. Population of about 270. The only proper road (rough track) out of the village leads north to Zeo.


Famous residents

Zilwan, Shmadimaa


Temples

Balder

Businesses

Steelheart's Blades and Armor - Proprietor: Voldar Steelheart, human fighter. All blacksmithing work undertaken, including special commmisions. Located in the centre of the village. Excellent reputation.

Inns

The Old Warrior - The inn is a two-storey building of half-timbered walls, with a green tile roof, with a small fenced yard and a large cellar. It is well lit by an iron chandelier and torches. It stands next to a locked warehouse filled with invisible barrels. Accomodations (15sp/night) consist of a single large room with wooden cots. The innkeeper is a willowy male human named Anchelm. He was once an adventurer, but retired after his companions were corrupted by a God of Chaos.

Menu:

   Roasted Veal and Bitter Cheese, Tankard of Mead (12 cp)
   Boiled Peas, Mug of Ale (4 cp)
   Dried Chicken and Blue Cheese, Tankard of Stout (9 cp)
   Stewed Mutton and Whey Cheese, Tankard of Stout (8 cp)
   Salted Mutton and Dried Peas, Tankard of Beer (10 cp)
   Salted Oxen and Dried Shallots, Tankard of Bitter (11 cp)
   Boiled Deer and Leek, Tankard of Cider (12 cp)
   Buckwheat Porridge, Mug of Bitter (5 cp)
   Stewed Sausage and Dried Artichoke, Tankard of Cider (9 cp)
   Smoked Bear and Artichoke, Tankard of Ale (13 cp)
   Cashew Bread and Curd Cheese, Mug of Bitter (2 cp)
   Stewed Shallots, Mug of Ale (5 cp)

Patrons:

   Wilco: Male Halfling Craftsman, Neutral. Wilco is fair in appearance, with curly auburn hair and brown eyes. He wears plain clothing and carries a yew staff. Wilco is hunting the sorceress who stole his wife.
   Gane: Male Elf Scholar, Neutral. Gane has an angular face, with black hair and sharp hazel eyes. He wears expensive clothing and numerous rings. Gane seeks to atone for past sins.
   Brythiue: Female Human Peasant, Evil. Brythiue has white hair and sharp amber eyes. She wears travel-stained clothing and carries a long knife. Brythiue blames the gods for every misfortune.
   Heras: Male Halfling Professional, Neutral. Heras has curly grey hair and grey eyes, and a magical scar on his neck. He wears modest garments and a dragonscale cloak. Heras is searching for his missing donkey.
   Folco: Male Halfling Entertainer, Evil. Folco is repulsive in appearance, with white hair and amber eyes. He wears tailored clothing and a copper amulet. Folco is hunting those who betrayed him.

Rumors:

   The master of the Bowyers Guild is actually a scheming devil.
   A horde of demons has been summoned into the Forsaken Tunnels of Culsu.
   The dragon Sumaama has laid ruin to the Tower of Lord Greywulf.
   The true king is held captive within the Secret Vaults of Devastation.
   A vampire still lurks in the crypts beneath the ruins of Bywich Stronghold.
   Lord Rami is conspiring to overthrow the king.
   There's a mad hermit who lives in the Aebbel Downs.
   A trained falcon has been stealing scrolls and documents.