Sembia is in dire peril, as the city becomes the stadium for a secret game of assassins and malcontents. The city is threatened Men seeking to cause chaos, to praise dark gods by bathing in the blood of their enemies. Yet, most of the town is unaware that their very lives are at stake, and lay in the most unlikeliest of hands.
The only people who can stop the Shadow Game, are a band of unlikely men and women from across Faerun. Misfit adventurers, gathered by fate or luck, will hold the key to not only saving Sembia, but all of Faerun.