Sunday, May 1, 2016
You seek out the nearest village to rest, recuperate, and recharge--and also to wait for Cecil, in case he may return. Though the aptly named Oasis is a small village, it [remarkably] has what you have been looking for. Though short on some basic supplies, the town does have a ready supply of the exotic metal adamantite. This offers Jaeth and Aloysa a chance to equip the party with better gear.
The parched dunes are a region of the great desert beyond Tem-Akh--a mix of flowing sand, badlands, craggy rock, and hills. Here, there are many natural dangers, some ruins, and even fewer settlements.
Upon Nephethus's suggestion, you have left Tem-Akh--and made your way into the Parched Dunes in order to search for the Tomb of Chisisek. You find yourself in the region of the desert marked by major landmarks referenced in the mural at the Vault of Hidden Wisdom, As minor landmarks from an automatic writing by Ribiah appear on the horizon, you realize that you are on track. There is still a lot of sands and rocky crags and badlands between you and your goal.
The parched dunes are a region of the great desert beyond Tem-Akh--a mix of flowing sand, badlands, craggy rock, and hills. Here, there are many natural dangers.