Tucked away somewhere in the warrens of the port city of Elexia, is a shop that looks like any other in the city. It has four walls, a roof and a lovely sign informing passers by of the establishment's name and opening hours. It has a shop keep, a friendly looking atarin by the name of Lunmer who always wears a bright smile and brighter shirts.
It is also one of few locations throughout Bakara where one can access the Black Market. Black Market goods have no set price, they are bartered and traded for in goods, coin or deed.
Fashion Plate - Comes in two models: A black silk choker with a pearl and silver brooch or a silver pendant with an obsidian setting on a silver chain. Allows you to blink-store any number of items of clothing, apparel, armor and the like you own, and instantly blink them back so you are wearing them. Perfect for spur of the moment outfit changes. One choker and two pendants in stock.
Polarising Serum - A concoction designed to exploit the principal of antagonistic magics. Once consumed a random portion of your magical abilities will be altered to reflect their polar opposite arts. One vial in stock.
Tonic Turner - A small hourglass like pendant. Pour a potion into the top, and watch it slowly drip into oblivion, granting the effects of consuming it and counting down to the potions normal wear off time. Refills once a week, just turn it over to activate. Once a potion is poured it, it is permanently bonded with the pendant. One pendant in stock.
Strange Mutagen - When consumed grants a completely random ability and related physical change, the power and extent of which are dependent on WM judgement. Four vials in stock.
Night Paste - A paint-like substance that dries almost instantly once applied, any surface coated in the paste absorbs all light that hits it, making it virtually invisible. Works best on small, stationary objects as the mind naturally fills in the gaps. One pot is enough to cover two square feet of surface. Four pots in stock.
Faith Plate - A round grey ceramic plate. When broken, usually by stepping, it releases a tight funnel of wind upwards, allowing for a single leap of impressive height. Reforms at the end of each encounter. Three in stock.
For a substantial down payment customers can also request that certain items be made available in due time. The price one pays in coin and patience is determined by the nature of the item and how difficult it is to procure.
Taking the guards advice Yoko led the group to this dandy pawn shop. Seemed like the best place to get this type of information. Its just good luck that this is also the location of the black market, Yoko didn't know that tho.
"Soooo i have a strange question. One that i would have never thought before i would ask. But anyways, there was a black market dealer named Drone murdered out at the docks a while ago. Im trying to track down and detain the murder. But i need to find out what this particular seller was selling and why Star wanted him dead. Is there any way you can point me in the right direction if you know anything about the black market?" Yoko innocently asked
Christov walked up beside the Ogofta "Our only interest is aprehending the murderer of the thief named Drone, and this information will help in that investigation. he said, not wanting to scare this person off if they did have contacts within the theives guild.
Lunmer - "It's a very rare, highly magical material. Makes enchantments stronger, sometimes in strange ways. As for killing for it, that's certainly happened before. I happen to know it didn't in this case; they found the boy with his full stock on him."
"Yes, but im not working for the peacekeepers. Im working for some guys who look to get some sort of... Revenge or what not.. i dont know if thats any better than he peacekeepers. but, hey. Its a job. " he said
"I just said i was. And i also said that im not with any lawmen. Look, im willing to give you all the gold i have left for a few questions. " Sokai put his pathetic coin-purse on the counter that had a whopping 5 gold left in it.