After questioning several locals, Sildar learns that larno Albrek, a fellow member of the Lords’ Alliance, disappeared while exploring the area around Tresendar Manor about two months ago, shortly after arriving in Phandalin. Sildar asks the characters to investigate the manor and the surrounding area to find and bring back larno-or what’s left of him, if something killed him.
Quest: Find Iarno, 200gp reward from Sildar for Eliminating the Redbrands.
The party set out to find answers, while exploring Phandalin they had a run in with a group of redbrands outside of the Sleeping Giant Inn. After defeating all but one of the Redbrands the party questions him and learns that the leader is a wizard named “Glasstaff” and can be found in Tresdor Manor. They also hear about a mysterious figure called “The Black Spider” who hired the redbrands to intimidate locals and scare off any adventurers.
After interrogating the remaining redbrand , Alton beheaded him and Evaron removed his dick. The party spoke with Alton aunt Quelline who told them that she may know someone who can help them find Cragmaw Castle and Wave Echo cave. A druid named Reidoth who recently set out for a place called Thundertree to the west of town
Quest: Reidoth The Druid, may know where to find Wave Echo Cave and Cragmaw Castle.