Lionel Gayheart approached Vox Machina in Whitestone to report a second orb in a ziggurat in Marquet. Vax climbs the now still bodies on the inside of the wall, grabs Pike under his arm and leaps off the wall towards his sister. Percy casts Hex on Lady Briarwood, takes the homemade smoke bomb from his hip and throws it at them. The sphere's portal brought them to the Shadowfell, outside the city of Thar Amphala. The party traveled to Whitestone to clear their name, as they were essentially put in a bad political position with their hometown of Emon, and to possibly bring vengeance for what Percy's family had undergone five years before. The spell fails to remove the blood. She drops some rope down the edge so that the group can climb the walls since the doors are locked. Keyleth uses Thunderwave, but again to no effect, with the essence of the spell being scattered against the glass. Login View Cart. Grog attaches the Chain of Returning to the holy oil covered Firebrand War Hammer and hurls it at Lord Briarwood, slamming him in the side. They found notes within Professor Anders' room—one of the other individuals responsible for rising up against Percy's family back in the day—found materials that could clear their name back in Emon. Thwarted, Scanlan attempts to inspire Percy and runs towards Vax, who still stands slack-jawed and uncomprehending in front of the door. Sylas again moves with blinding speed, ducking to the other side of the pillar and away from the raging barbarian - who is now left facing Cassandra. Parts of his flesh are obliterated as he roars and looks to Keyleth with an angry red gaze. They strategize, with Scanlan suggesting that Vex, under the guise of Cassandra, surprises the Briarwoods with one of her special arrows (exploding or doused in holy oil). Everyone, except Keyleth, leaves the room and heads down the ziggurat. Chapter Order Quick Links A second shot, however, hits. Crouching under them, he makes it to the other side, and checks the door for traps but finds nothing of interest. So they decided to build a revolt. Drawing his cloak around himself, he uses Dimension Door to jump to it and press it. [4], Allura reported that the orb's anti-magical properties made it difficult to investigate, and that she had only been able to confirm its destructive effect on anything thrown into it. Vax, upon further inspection, notices an unusual button-looking object embedded in the center of the room, and the group agrees to have Vex shoot it from outside the room to find out what it activates. Sunlight illuminates the battlefield as Keyleth maintains the spell, preparing for another round of attacks. As Vax and Scanlan circled the Tower of Entropis, they saw a nexus of pulsing energy at the convergence of the three strands from the siphons. As smoke begins to billow out, Vex (hovering above the ziggurat) launches a holy oil dipped arrow at the smoke and uses Conjure Barrage to turn it into a hail of holy oil infused thorns that rain down on Sylas, Delilah, Cassandra and Vax. [art 2], Keyleth, however, is prepared. It does nothing immediately, but he notices that a small white light is emitted for a moment before going out. Help us." Products 1-12 of 12. She perfectly shoots the object, but there is no reaction. Vex, still hovering above the battlefield, uses her Longbow of the Sky Sentinel to fire three lightning arrows at Lord Briarwood. I am a Briarwood, and I have a destiny with the Whispered One". ZAC: Cue cut to Ashley! 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