The kingdom of Cydia invaded the Moonsfall Mountains in order to get to the gold discovered in the northern part of the mountains. Unfortunately the native shifters were all quite overwhelmed and have been being displaced, (Think native Americans)
Nyxia and Grig joined up with a caravan heading to the west to seek their much advertised fortunes. Unfortunately they found themselves in the small town of Sileen Without much to do.
Tiales was helping the rest of his village pack up their stuff when he was approached by some of the natives of his village filled with ideas of revenge. He and the barbarian in training Edward decided to undertake their terrorism independently as the other group that night.