Dawn of the Thirster: The Horsemen Ride Again
Thay is the name that he gave the party, but not much more is known about this mysterious character. he appears opulent, wealthy, and charismatic. he pays the party in information and lodging, being sure not to have any financial ties to them. he wants them to dispose of the lich, without actually saying those words.
Having added teh adventurers on their quest to find the lich’s phylactery, Thay fights the lich’s guard, Maria so they may escape and fight on. Upon defeating the lich permanently and returning back, they find Thay near death, and accepting his fate. He gives them directions to a cave leading out of the Shadow Realm, and dies.