People say beauty is in the eye of the beholder... It's not! It's evil! A powerful party of adventurers is being sent to assassinate the Xanathar! The legendary beholder is the crime lord at the head of the Xanathar Thieves' Guild. A series of deadly attacks in a number of cities have convinced the Lords' Alliance to take action. The heroes must travel to the wild town of Skullport to meet with two spies.