The year is 1479 (the Year of the Ageless One)Dale Reckoning. Over one hundred years have passed since the Spellplague ravaged the lands of Toril. The brief merging of two realms Toril and Abeir, and the lingering effects of the Grand Conjunction have taken its toll on the world. pocket lands of Abeir and Ravenloft now lie scattered all over Toril. The story as all good stories do starts in a little town by the name of Loudwater in the Gray Vale.