Approaching the castle crew is engaged by trollhounds. After defeated there is debate about knocking or barging. Leo decides to scale a tower. Leo surveys the scene, jumps below and opens the gates. There are two trolls atop and one in the gatehouse. Brutal battle ensues. Stravko is rather badly injured. Some goblins show up and describe a creature of muscle and pieces of flesh on the other side of the barricade. Some time ago a group of humans came by. This was before the trolls came. One goblin is wearing an amulet of the whispering way. There is a magical staff of swarming in sect with 12 charges, shove,sledge,pretty stones, 108gp 345sp.