For centuries the realm of Crandolyn has known peace. Ruled by Emperor Makim Draconis and his ancestors before him. But dark times have come; the Emperor has been assassinated and the mighty relic the Dragon Crown stolen. The Silent Dagger, an ancient cult dedicated to the worship of Asmodeus, has claimed responsibility. Now, the Platinum Shields are looking for an adventuring party stalwart enough to find the lost heir and recover the Dragon Crown.