Machinations of the Slave Lords!
The Lionshields are a human merchant company based out of the Free Town of Yggsburgh, which is located at the confluence of the Neen and Ery rivers, about 52 miles south-southwest of the Free City of Greyhawk. They specialize in high-quality goods, artwork, weapons, armor and the like, and pride themselves on operating with the highest ethics and standards. The Phandalin branch is run by a 35-year-old woman named Linene Graywind whose tongue, wit and senses are razor-sharp.
Unfortunately, as with Barthen’s Provisions, the Lionshield Coster has found itself at odds with the Walton and Dayton-Hudson Gnome clans. Somehow, though, it has persevered and even managed to continue to thrive. Some say this is due to the sheer quality of the goods and the ethical business practices they engender. Others say that there have been deals cut behind the scenes to ensure the Coster’s continued success…