The Scales of War
Shadar-kai Arms Dealer
Sarshan is a Shadar-kai. His face is badly scared from an arcane accident that killed his family. One side effect of his scaring is that his that his gray shadar-kai complexion and black eyes naturally pale whenever he spends time away from the Shadowfell.
Sarshan is shadar-kai, an outcast who made a name for himself as the leader of a legendary mercenary band known as the Black Arrow. At their height, the Arrow put so much fear in generals and kings alike that Sarshan would take payment to fight for one group, then take a bigger payment from their foe to stand down.
Presently, he runs the biggest arms and mercenary brokerage operation in the Shadowfell. He sells arms and hires out mercenaries to the highest bigger and has built quite and empire for himself.
Sarshan’s mercenary operations have tripled in size in months past, but it’s not the Shadowfell they’re fighting in. When his forces are bought and sent on the march, they’re bound for portals to the world. Shadar-kai, dark ones, undead, giants, ogres, trolls, gnolls, orcs— Sarshan has the armies of two planes on the march. War is brewing in the world, but the forces that will fight it are moving into position in the Shadowfell, unseen.