Planescape Canonical Campaign

Session 0: Waking on the banks of the River Styx

Being an initial teaser of the campaign start

Water splashes on the face of a tiefling, waking her. She’s on a riverbank, unsure of where –

Water splashes on the face of a tiefling, waking her. She’s unsure of where she is, but it appears to be a river –

Water splashes on the face of a tiefling, waking her. It all seems very familiar, yet at the same time new. She has no memory of where she is or even who she is.

Water splashes on the face of a tiefling, waking her. She doesn’t know how long she’s been here, but her muscles ache all over. A phrase comes to her mind – River Styx. She wonders if that is where she is. That could explain –

Water splashes on the face of a tiefling, waking her. She’s on a riverbank confused, but somewhere in her mind, she knows the water is dangerous – dangerous in ways far worse and deeper than hungry creatures. She starts to pull her way up.

Water splashes on the back of a tiefling, waking her? Her arms strain to pull herself out – but why? She doesn’t know why, but she knows she didn’t just awaken. She’s pulling herself too hard out of the water to have been sleeping.

Water continues to lap at the tiefling, she climbs and drags herself – slowly, confusedly, but steadily for hours? Days? Years? — until she is finally out of the water away from the memory erasing effects of the River Styx. Exhausted, she drags herself a short distance and then collapses.

Later she awakens from an actual sleep by a cat licking her face.

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