An evil wizard who sought to join the Mercenary Guild for financial gain. He braved the perils of the mountain pass to the Guild when it was located in Argenth, and joined after proving his worth in a fight with some of the Guild's current members.
Shade was already a member of the Mercenary Guild by the time our heroes arrived to join. Shade was actually part of their induction test, as Hyphen, Zackery, and Orlac had to fight Shade and some of the already existing Guild members.
Shade always …