The Rivals perform live at C2E2 in Chicago! Joined by past cast member Surena Marie and new cast member Latia Bryant, the party plays games with the Cassalanters before discovering a horrifying ritual.
It's a DM party! Shareef (Shaka), Surena (Ashbourne), and Cicero (Perrin) get together to discuss their feelings about season 4 and give a little preview of season 5, which premieres on Sunday September 22nd!
In a flashback we see what Rinn was up to while the party ventured into the sewers. The group finds themselves in a strange room with 5 doors and 2 portraits that resembled people they know. Appearing out of no where, 2 hags attack the party. Volo is reunited with an old friend.
The Party defeats the last grell and journeys into the sewers. During a short rest, Nim explains his history with family and his need to find purpose. The party stumbles upon a secret lair with four men buried to their necks in sand. Volos origin is revealed.
The party exits a burning building to hunt down the remaining Grells in their nest. Shaka solves a riddle and reveals a hidden message/map on the business card he found. The access point to the map is in the cellar of a basement. Nim tags along for the adventure while Volo and Ash exchange some harsh words with each other. The cast sings Aggressive Healing song.
Summary: Rinn talks to his new Nimblewright acquaintance, while Ashbourne takes a look around the cellar. Outside Perrin and Selise hear someone calling for help and go investigate. While checking out a small apartment, Selise and Perrin are ambushed by a Grell. Meanwhile Ashbourne realizes she has stumbled upon an entire Grell nest in the cellar and immediately leaves. The party meets with Perrin and Selise as they fight the Grell, burn down an apartment and run into a very famous writer.
The party makes it to Three Daggers Alley to investigate the disappearance of locals. They run into their old friend Melanie who reveals what she has been up to. The crew tries to learn more about the apothecary, but are distracted by entertaining children with a song / dance about an octo-bird. Rinn discovers a ticking trunk in an abandoned building while Shaka and Selise explore a prestine tailor shop.
The party heads to Three Daggers Alley while having flashbacks of how they've spent the past 3 months training. Perrin makes friends with merchant owners while Ashbourne races Selise on the rooftops. Shaka gets several positions as help staff to blend in, while Rinn stays in shadows to pickpocket. Selsie decides to show her softer side... Err trys to at least