-Humankind cannot gain anything without first giving something in return. To obtain, something of equal value must be lost. That is alchemy's First Law of Equivalent Exchange. In those days, we really believed that to be the world's one, and only, truth.
From Jay Wilson himself
"The Barbarian has his own story, and it’s actually meant to be the same Barbarian from D2, the same person."
still reading but thanks for posting.
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