The Tyrian Wastes
This is a small waypoint on a minor trade route between Tyr and Kled. It is often referred to as an oasis, but the spot is simply home to a single producing well, which provides water to Shom merchants and their allies. The settlement is primarily based around the manor of Baron Eldoth Shom, and consists of little more than a few dozen souls at any given time. At any given time, the baron is host to a small number of merchants or traveler who set up tent camps near the manor, as well as a few residents who run small businesses out of slightly more permanent structures.
Recently Davith Vordon of the House Vordon has captured and enslaved Cyrix Ulbane, former Templar of Tyr. Davith Vordon has since struck a deal with the Baron to hold a gladiatorial bout in Shomway. The captured templar is to be the main attraction, which has brought interested parties from far and wide to see the action. Shomway was until recently without an arena, and the Grist Tribe hired to arrange supplies and labor are still putting on the finishing touches, with mere days to go…