Eskander Toshe secured another victory for the League of Nil-ith Horn and reclaimed control over the Mines of Rostok. His urog ally Vaak Akarya insisted she and her orcs accompany them back to Rostok Hold to protect against the humans from the Upplands who frequently attacked the caravans and troops on the Silver Road.
Eskander agreed and they marched together for Rostok Hold. Very shortly, the scouts brought Eskander word of significant enemies ahead. The Upplanders awaited their army.
Gazzi and his elite valdgrafs climbed along the ridge while the League of Nil-ith Horn infantry marched into the pass. Eskander and his officer Selibek held their horses to the rear.
The berserks jumped down to slay the smerdi.