The setup to this adventure is good; it ticks many a box of old world fantasy and is narrated brilliantly by Bernard of whom I am now a fan. However, ..Show More »the story becomes lost and forever ongoing where even the narrator becomes mediocre because of the ongoing story. Also (slight spoiler)..
The female character starts well but soon becomes a stereo type old fantasy weak heroine which contradicts her start.
The characters become lost within the story / and then story telling which is a polar opposite from the build up. Shame. It could have been a truly epic adventure.
I've listened to all the Greyhawk adventures so far. I enjoyed the stories with the Justicar: they had some good jokes, exciting situations and memora..Show More »ble characters.
This story doesn't. It's basically an account of a group of adventurers that arrive at a keep and plan an excursion against bandits. All the characters are annoying and non-memorable. The scenery doesn't evoke a sense of wonder. Nothing much to recommend.