The group stops Chris and demands to know why he lets the Acquisitions Inc group ride dragons while Evelyn can't even keep her horse alive. They think Chris loves the Acquisitions Inc group more than his "real kids."
The first vampire attacks. Natural 20. The group is amazed.
The vampires grab and bite the heroes. Strix uses misty step to teleport up to a ledge. Barmy uses a measly cantrip and the group is mildly outraged.
Strix is dropped to 0 hit points. The vampire who dropped her attacks again on unconscious Strix. The vampire drops her off of a ledge, sending her falling to a lower section of the room. Diath catches her.
Back at Castle Ravenloft, Paultin and Ezmerelda creep into the castle and make their way to the room with the colored stones that can teleport them far from the castle.
Paultin and Ezmerelda get to the teleportation room and they are trying to decipher the riddle to figure out the locations they can go to. Here comes Kasimir. Interestingly, Ezmerelda knows that the person that the waffle crew knows as "Kasimir" is actually Rahadin in disguise.