Encounters might be a meeting with a patrol of guards at an old shrine or a familiar looking for aid. It might be an ambush in the wilderness, a stand-off in the city or a monster in the Underdark.
Pel Vay is a charismatic female human noble with a shaved head. She is a skilled cook and seeks help in investigating a mystery involving a curseAt a covered tunnel entrance. a mist covers the areaThey are cleaning themselves
At a sheer cliff of jagged ice. a blanket of snow covers the area. There are fresh tracks through itThey are are hunting somethingIn a fight they run and hide if things go badlyDifficulty... 100 Easy
Area of Slippery Ice (DMG pg 110)At a few concealed cave entrances and a pool of slippery ice
At a wide waterfall in front of a cave-mouth. the sun is shiningThey are on high alertIn a fight they focus on the most heavily armored foesDifficulty... 700 Deadly
At a pond of slippery ice surrounded by glowing iceThey are telepathicIn a fight they retreat carefully if it goes badlyDifficulty... 200 Medium
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