Phoenix Project - The Next Generation
The “great wreckage” spoken about by the people of Dry Fort is located some distance from that settlement, high up in the crag country that leads to more monumental peaks further north. The wreckage itself is located deep within the Dry Forest, an ancient hinterland of a unique kind in this part of the world for its mutated trees, foliage, and animals.
The broken crag country you have traveled through finally ends at a wall of trees. Dry and naked, the trees resemble stands of kindling waiting to catch fire during the next lightning storm. Fallen husks of tree trunks vanish into tall stands of golden grass, and weird fungi of white, gray, rust-orange, and violet sprout all over the upper branches of many of the trees. The distant, bizarre calls of mutated birds echo through the dry woods. But beyond these odd sights and sounds the forest seems eerily… dead.
Captain Ulz of Dry Fort said the “great wreckage” is to be found in the heart of this ancient, toxic woodland. On your guard, you proceed with caution…