A Warfored Warlord who was granted his freedom after the Last War.
Wall is a Warforged Warlord; formerly owned by House Kundarak and originally commissioned as a caravan guard during the Last War, a raid on a lightning rail train he was guarding led to him falling onto the rails themselves and becoming severely damaged. Though able to recover enough to see the raiders driven off, the House considered their projections of Wall’s ongoing maintenance uneconomical and emancipated him, effectively requiring him to turn to mercenary work and attempting self-repair to survive.
In those early days, and with much of his memory as damaged as his body, Wall’s first employers were barely more than low level thugs looking for a reliable lookout, but as Wall slowly recovered, he learned and learned quickly that this new life was likely to be very short, and more than that, he, Wall, did not want it to be so.
This changed perspective heralded a change in Wall’s tactics both in and out of combat; turning aside from questionably legal work, he sought out work familiar to him, becoming a caravan scout for a time until another raid, and his skill in leading the defence and patching up the wounded (using data gained through painful experience in patching himself up), caused one of the caravan drivers to remark that he could probably make a decent living as an adventurer. And there’s no better place on Khorvaire to find adventure than Sharn…