Episode 6 - The Return of the Eight Legged Freaks
The team speaks with Ballard and learns that the holdfast is called Shadowspar Keep, and that it is ruled by a Lord Milnor with the assistance of a lackey named Thokas who makes frequent journeys to Mastwick. Luccan informs them that there was a zombie hulk raid on his villiage two nights ago, and that his people killed most of them, but their leader escaped. Luccan also tells them of a "place of power" deep in the forest. The team journeys to the place of power, but on the way are attacked by spiders. After being double poisoned, Thom succumbs to his wounds and falls unconscious. Aludra stabilizes him. The concept of "Tantric Death" is introduced. Junpei finishes off a giant spider using spirit rend, directing all of the gore onto Tum. After combat Thom regains consciousness, and the party levels up to level two. Aludra walks off into a copse of trees and is absorbed by a bright light.