Erien Stormchild is a pregenerated character the reader can play in Stormslayer.
Where others might rely on strength of arms, Erien puts her faith in magical charms and the absolute trust that her guardian deity will always watch out for her.
Her statistics are Skill 10, Stamina 16, and Luck 12. She starts the game equipped with the wondrous sword Wyrmbiter, Lantern and Tinderbox, a Sun Talisman and a Sabretooth Fang, 19 Gold Pieces, and her adventure begins on Fireday.
- The hero of Stormslayer starts her adventure with many past deeds to his or her name, including rescuing the daughter of Duke Ervane from the chief Giant Gog Magog and his tribe, saving Tannatown from the Crimson Witch and her vampiric swarm, gaining the fabled sword Wyrmbiter, snaring the Basilisk (monster) of Bonebarrow, recovering the Wraith Dragon's hoard, always besting her rival Varick Oathbreaker.