Brash Young Fools
Celestial Council Wizard and advisor to Graf Boris Toddbringer, strongly advising against joining the attempt to reclaim the the Drakwald forest, as he believes it would lead to disaster. When questioned, “Count” Maximilian Aldrech said that despite the personal eminity, he didn’t believe the man a coward or mad. Just wrong.
He then dies mysteriously in an explosion at the top of his tower, which the players are hired to discover. The players then discovered his notebook – retrieved from his whore-hungry servant Luke – which includes a lot of visions of disaster.