“Travel through Sharktooth Reef, are you crazy?” the captain said, his mustache bristling. “I don’t know who you think you’re talking to, but I’m no pirate, and I’m no death-seeking maniac, neither! Take the coast road. You won’t find a sailor mad enough to take you through those waters.”
Somewhere along the coast of the Septime Peninsula is a wretched monument to the cost of war. Amidst the jagged black rocks of Sharktooth Reef rest the skeletons of dozens of ships from the merchant fleet of Illyria—a state now crushed under the boot of the Mharoti Dragon Empire—and some rotting carcasses of Mharoti vessels. The flags of the ships have been bleached white by the sun, and their emblems stripped away by the relentless waves. In death, these vessels are all but indistinguishable, save for the mighty size of the imperial galleys.
The city of Triolo is awash with Illyrian refugees, and the Mharoti army has a foothold on the nearby island of Kyprion—but the tides of war matter not in the Sharktooth Reef. Sahuagin glide between the jagged rocks, prowling the hulking wooden skeletons ships in search of treasure. These vultures have picked clean the skeletons of the Illyrian fleet—and now they set their hungry eyes on travelers foolish enough to walk the coastal road…
This wilderness adventure for the 5th Edition of the world’s first RPG is meant for four 5th-level characters. Designed by James Haeck, it features cartography by Dyson Logos and art by Karl Waller.