Fighting the Darkness
There is trouble in Faerun. There always is. This time, however, it seems to be pandemic. Crops are dying, people are going missing, monsters are becoming more aggressive. Planar travel to the Feywild is nigh-impossible to control, and the Underdark is spilling out more of its abominations.
A group of heroes like those of legend is necessary to fight the darkness and bring light back to the world.
The source is unknown, but indicators lead those to believe that this is not limited to Faerun or even the Prime Material Plane…