Holinda, a quaint hamlet teetering on the brink, just sizable enough to catch the tide of cargo meant for Bridgeport's insatiable appetite. A ceaseless ballet of carts and carriages waltzes goods across the ragged path connecting the two burgs. Yet, not all voyages reach their fated end. Wheels crumble under the weight of greed, highwaymen haunt the shadows, and the untamed wilderness conspires to reclaim its dominion. Within Holinda's environs, fortunes are minted through the misfortunes of wayward cargo, livelihoods stitched together in the threads of uncertainty. But a looming spectre casts its shadow over this lucrative enterprise - a vast, ambitious channel that, when unveiled in all its splendour, could unweave the very fabric of Holinda's prosperity. The Bridgeport Channel, as they call it, is a titanic endeavour that threatens to swallow whole the lifeblood of this humble village, rendering its streets barren and its people jobless. Fear coils in the hearts of those who call Holinda home as they watch the relentless march of progress, whispering that their days of plenty may soon be numbered.
Vittorio Bianchi, the Harbormaster (goblin)Vittorio, a weathered seafarer with a perpetual salt-kissed tan, stands as the guardian of Holinda's bustling harbor. His keen eye tracks every vessel that graces their shores, ensuring the steady flow of goods.
Antonio Martini, DockworkerWith bulging biceps and a booming laugh, Antonio is the muscle behind the cargo's voyage from ship to shore. His strength is only rivalled by his zest for life.
Marco Rossi, FishermanMarco's rugged visage mirrors the briny depths he calls home. His daily catch and that of his colleagues keep Holinda's tables brimming with the freshest seafood.
Renzo Leone, Shipwright (orc)Renzo's workshop echoes with the symphony of hammer and saw as he meticulously builds and repairs vessels that brave the treacherous waters beyond Holinda's bay.
Giorgio Ferri, CartwrightGiorgio's skilled hands craft sturdy waggons and carriages that navigate the treacherous road between Holinda and Bridgeport, ensuring the safe transport of goods.
Nico De Luca, Blacksmith (dwarf)Nico's forge is a roaring inferno of clanging hammers and sparks, where he crafts and mends everything from wagon wheels to anchor chains.
Francesco Falco, Cooper (gnome)Francesco's skillfully crafted barrels and casks are essential for storing and transporting the precious cargo that passes through Holinda's harbor.
Angelo Marino, Captain of the WatchmenAngelo, a solemn sentinel in Holinda's ever-vigilant night watch, patrols the village's darkened corners, keeping a vigilant eye out for any trouble that may arise.
Isabella Ricci, Innkeeper (kendric)The heart and soul of "The Rusty Bucket", Holinda's lone inn, Isabella's joviality and savoury cooking make her establishment a haven for travellers seeking respite from the road (or the sea).
Sofia Ferretti, FarmerThe farmstead owned by Sofia and her family yields a bounty of vegetables that grace Holinda's market. Her sun-kissed fields are a patchwork of vibrant life.
Lucia Graziani, Sheep FarmerLucia's modest farmstead is nestled on the outskirts of Holinda, where her diligent care ensures the well-being of a contented flock of sheep.
Caterina Lombardi, BakerCaterina's bakery fills the air with the comforting aroma of freshly baked bread and pastries, drawing customers from all corners of the village.
Raffaella Conti, ApothecaryWith her shelves laden with herbs and remedies, Raffaella dispenses cures for both maladies of the body and the heart. Her wisdom is as sought-after as her potions.
Carlo Mancini, Town Drunkard (catfolk)Carlo, a tragic figure among the villagers, struggles with his inner demons, often seeking solace at the bottom of a bottle, a fallen star who once burned brightly.
HolindaImportant coastal village in Bridgeport County,
connects Bridgeport to the northern sea.