Sunshade is a moderately-sized city in the desert surrounded by a tall cliff. The town is always cast in the shade, giving the town its name. In the center of the city is a road with several merchant stalls leading to Helgenish's Tavern. The tavern is one of the largest in Orsterra, with a large stage for dancers to perform on. This is considered the main attraction of the town. In the east side of town, the dancers barracks and the town's armory can be found. On the west side of town is the town's Inn and Provisioner, as well as the entrance to the Sunshade Catacombs.
An old man of gentle disposition who resides within the Sunlands. In another lifetime, he bore another name, and was feared as a bringer of death. But when a noble client betrayed his trust, the assassin's daughter paid the price, and so he renounced his trade forever.
Bottle of Blinding Dust
"Do you know the merchant who brings spices from the south? The last time I met him, I got the best pepper and quatrait too..."
Herb of Clarity
Herb of Awakening
Herb of Valor
Herb of Revival
The wife of a man who works in Sunshade. A somewhat talented cook, she takes every opportunity to learn how to make the delicacies of distant lands from foreigners. However, she invariably ends up using her preferred spices of the south, and so all her dishes taste the same.
"Ah, you're here again? Well, thanks to you, I was able to pull off my greatest performance ever. I was able to dance my last dance in that dress... It is a memory I will treasure all my life. ...Now I have no regrets left."
Inspiriting Plum (M)
In a town where many aspire to reign supreme as the fairest dancer of them all, this blue-haired lass trains relentlessly to hone her craft. The girl with the indefatigable spirit is rarely seen without her favorite pair of well-worn shoes.
This is a business. Even if the tavern's changed hands, means naught to us. We've got plenty of work to do."
Sunshade Tavern is in the center of town is a main road with a marketplace of sorts. Tobias can be found on the west side of the road. In the back is Helgenish's Tavern, the place where the dancers dance. This is considered the main attraction of the town.
Sunshade East is on the east side of the town is the dancers baracks, armorer, and houses can be found. The Wayfaring Girl and Antagonistic Man can be found here.
Sunshade West is the west side of town contains the local Inn and Provisioner. The Tavern also has a back exit leading to the west side of town. Street Tough, the Lackey, and a Shopkeep can be found in the back near the tavern exit.
Strength: 5, drop: Plate Shield
Strength: 5, drop: Fool's Gold Ore; post-Tressa's story line, later removed to Marsalim