• 1231 DR [Year of the Bright Star]
  • The Talons of Timindar adventuring band find Yornar's Trail Companion among the ruins of Ilimar, an overgrown, fallen city overcome with nagas, lamia, and gigantic spiders.

    The Talons take the Companion to Kholtar, and there sell it to a mysterious dwarf who went about with two ravens perched, one on each shoulder, and seemed to be a servent or slave of the evil sisters Halatha and Murbreistra Starnar of Phelzol, renegade sorceresses of Halruaa. »

  • 1244 DR [Year of the Defiant Keep]
  • Andaren Robyth, a thief, sneaks into the Starnar sisters mansion and steals away a sack containing several magical items, including Yornar's Trail Companion. Unfortunately, Andaren's left arm was transformed into a scaled taloned arm, effectively ending his life in polite society and forcing him into a life as a sell-sword. »