Players wake, armor on but no weapons. They are bound to posts with hands tied over their head on posts. The bindings are threaded through the post in a hole. They are held over the ground 6’ off. Two large creatures are hauling the prisoners, loot and goblins.
The goblins and 3 bugbears are in control. Posts are carrying 10 prisoners, creatures have another 10 on their backs in cages.
PCs notice several task masters, 4 bugbear and 10 goblins
- PCs free themselves by breaking the post (Veit, Korden and Drax)
- fight off goblins and bugbears
- Free slaves captured by crew, freed citizens help attack goblins.
- Release weapons to help fight off slavemasters.
- Two creatures taimed slightly to help crush some goblins.
- Mobs defeated, 2 bugbear, 10 goblins
- Bugbears take Gundren Rockseeker and Sildar Hailwinter to their hideout, Cragmaw Hideout.
- Cargo sent on to Phandalin and PCs follow two NPCs taken by the last goblin of the group.
- Night ends at the entrance to the goblin/bugbear hideout.