The country of Itloria is nearing there annual Festival of the Fat Man (FoF), for all the people in Itloria this is the most wonderful day of the year. Because they recieve 3 days (FoF, and the two following days) of peace. Moreover they are desperatley trying not to thin about the Day of the Pale which follows the fetival. It is during this day Count Palma reasserts himself as boss. Your adventure starts out in a major port town called Gimblen two weeks before the festival.