A group of adventurers find themselves in the tavern of Falcon's Hollow. During the night, a horde of skeletons rises up and attacks the town, trapping the local magistrate and a deputy sheriff. With no other help coming, the adventurers take it upon themselves to aid in the suppression of the attack. After the attack, the party learns that attacks from undead are alarmingly frequent here and are becoming more frequent. Some for promises of reward, some from boredom, some for other reasons, the adventurers decide to travel together to the abandoned Dwarven monastery to Droskar the Cruel to investigate the cause of the increase in undead activity.