Abandoned Elven Settlement

Can the heroes avoid getting hung up in an abandoned settlement.?

Information Gathering:
The path the heroes are following leads them to a small elven village. The buildings here appear to have been crafted from rose quartz drawn from the earth and shaped by magic into cozy homes.

Challenge:
Any hero actively searching the town will notice trails of blood leading from many of the buildings. Bloody handprints and claw marks cover outsides of the homes. The insides of the homes are also coated in splatters of red.

Source of Conflict:
There is no known source of conflict, have the players roll initiative when they find the blood. Not one body can be found in the village.

Celebration:
There is no celebration for this encounter.

Failure:
There is no failure for this encounter.

The Bleeding Woods

Abandoned Elven Settlement

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