The party is traveling to Dagger Falls in Daggerdale; each with their own reason. All gather around a campfire for the night, exchanging brief introductions at the urging of the caravan master, Sumash. They hear a scream in the distance, a little girl traveling on her own. Running to her aid they see wolf tracks in the mud and begin the hunt to retrieve her.
Following for some time their vision is obscured by a growing mist. Having left at night they emerge from the forest to now find it’s dusk. A lone raven caws at them as they travel along a road towards giant gates.
Ung’t’th and Ludovic want to stay behind and make camp rest of the party heads to town to avoid a storm.
Enter town of Barovia, seemingly empty.
Enter the Blood and Vine tavern.
Bartender is emotionless.
Three Vistani woman own the tavern.
Ismark introduces himself and wants help to take his sister to safety because the devil Strahd wants her.
Entering Ismark’s assaulted home they meet Ireena. She has bite marks on her neck.
She doesn’t want to leave until her father is buried.
Head to the dilapidated church and meet Father Donavich and hear screaming from under the floorboards.
He buries the dead Burgomaster after Asher insists and Flint offers to help.
The rest of the party finds Doru, Donavich’s vampiric son and defeat him.
Donavich is horrified and tells them to leave.
Ung’t’th goes off to buy pastries.