A small village near Karoon is being attacked by ogres and their kin and plead for help. Few want to make the trek for their are a poor village and have nothing of value. But they hope for help, none the less.
The largest pod of whales ever seen is spotted between the Dwarven Islands and Taina. They cause some shipping hazards and druids are brought on the sea voyages to talk to the whales so they don't smash the ships.