It’s been over 50 years since a fierce sea serpent cut off all ships from reaching the growing penal colony of Baria. But now the beast is dead, and the Empire once more looks towards the colony. It promises an influx of new resources and arcane secrets, but at present no one knows if any of the original colonists survive, or if they’ll still be loyal to the Empire.
Once more the Empire has offered freedom to some of its prisoners in exchange for taming the wild lands of Baria. The first ships have set sail, and after months at sea are about to arive on the Barian shore.