What is already known:
- Denmam: The first to die, was the original owner of the Opium Den. Killed outside opium den.
- Neo Morain: Second victim. Powerful mage of Abjuration (protective spells) killed on first floor of tower. Stabbed with same blade as Denman. Used to be an adventurer.
--associations: Jervis McClain (apprentice) Devera Kali (BARD associate) Necromancer (nemisis)
- Councilman Eugene Regalus: The high councilor who contacted the Crimson Marvel
- Captain Malrick: Head of the Gradilla City Guard
- Jervis McClain: Apprentice of Neo Morain
- Timothy Hax: Butcher who’s knife was used in the murder
- William Praxen: New owner of the Opium Den
- Jeramiah Weed: Talented redsmith (copper) who became addicted to opium.
- Fendric Thomas: Councilor who is in a protracted political battle with Jane Markwheat
- Colton Fifth: An old opium addict and unofficial dealer. Friends with Devera Kali
- Devera Kali: BARD associate, working with Neo recently, friends with addict Colton Fifth
- Jane Markwheat: Noble within Gradilla, contacted sharkman, political aspirations
- David McQueen: Another councilor seen at the Opium den.
- Necromance (name?): Two towns away, Neos arch enemy.
PLACES OF INTEREST
-B.A.R.D: Balerous Arcane Research and Development, powerful company in town
-The Opium Den: An official drug corporation recently acquired by William Praxen
- Dante’s Acquisitions: A front store for the local thieves guild
- Neos tower blown up from below
- Strange doors and window, visions, sleepless walking people for about a month now
- Something stolen from the chest in Neos bedroom the night of the murder
- Dead bodies could not be magically spoken to (spell; speak with dead)
- Found an underground passage, humming spikes, falling trees, face in bottom of well
--“what progress have you made?”
- Thieves “highways” (sewers) blocked off by BARD
- On the night of Denmans death, a gypsy band was traveling through town
- Barrels with Military seals were stolen