A troupe of players has made a rare stop at the local fair. There are plays, fortune tellers, games of "chance", and more! Great fun for all.
Do not meddle in the affairs of wizards... -- Gildor, via J R R Tolkien
A charitable organization that might have a darker side.
A young sorcerous vampire with a penchant for making zombies.
An exploration of the differences between sorcerous and cultic vampires.
Want to avoid fighter types focusing on swords? Make Longswords and Bastardswords the weapon of the Noble class, with a death penalty for other to carry. These weapons will be ornate and finally crafted. Adventurers will be stuck with cheaply made broad and shortswords, while professional fighters might use two handed swords.