The ancient desert holds many secrets, like the mighty civilisation that long ago disappeared into it's timeless sands without a trace, its people never again to feel the scorching blaze of the sun's fire or the stinging bity of the windblown sand.
Who were they? Where did they go? None can say. Certainly not the master of the caravan who hired your group as guards some days before!
Buy day, armed caravans like yours ply the routes between Ylaruam, capital of the Emirate, and lands surrounding the great Alasiyan Desert. By night, old tales and the brooding weight of ages past lie heavily on your camps.
The days here have been hot and dusty, the nights cold and lonely. The trip so far has been without incident. Yet something waits, perhaps over the next dune, perhaps beyond the horizon. And there is something in the air…
This module is for use with the Dungeons & Dragons Basic Set, and cannot be played without the D&D Basic rules produced by TSR, Inc..