The characters come across Gotheim in the aftermath of a terrible disaster. Attacked by its inhabitants, beset by crazed and bewildered survivors bent on their own destruction, the heroes must find the source of their terror before the village destroys itself.
The party is invited to the opera as guests of the Countess and the Gravin. Bedecked in their finest, they find themselves embroiled in a plot to murder the Countess, a plan to shame a famous playwright, steal the whereabouts of a famous gem all to the tune of Otenno.
Arriving in Kemperbad, the party finds itself preparing their judicial champion for the Gravin’s trial by combat. Sneaky plots are afoot and the Dammenblatz house will take efforts to make sure they find victory.