The East Phandalin Company
A hill dwarf prospector, kidnapped by Goblins
The heroes met with their dwarf patron Gundren Rockseeker, who approached old friends and new alike to escort a supply cart to the border town of Phandalin. Promising 10 gold each upon the safe delivery of the goods to Barthen’s Provisions in the settlement. Gundren seemed very excited to be
Gundren rode on ahead with his companion, Sildar Hallwinter, who both had important business in Phandalin. However, on the third day of the journey, the heroes found the dead horses of Gundren and Sildar, and after surviving a goblin ambush, tracked down Sildar who had been kidnapped by the goblins, only to discover that Gundren had been taken on to a place called Cragmaw Castle.
The heroes have since learned that Gundren and his two brothers have discovered an entrance to the long-lost Wave Echo Cave, a famous mithril and gem mine known to be the location of Phandelver’s pact.