This is another special edition Friday the 13th episode. Heroquest the Series! Episode 8: The Fire Mage. “The Orcs of the Black Mountains have been using fire magic in their raids. Balur, the Fire Mage, is thought to be responsible for helping them. No fire magic can harm Balur and the emperor’s wizards are unable to counter his spells. You have therefore been chosen to enter his lair, deep beneath Black Fire Crag. The Emperor will reward each Hero with 100 gold coins for Balur’s destruction.” HeroQuest the Series is a stop-motion animation series based on the Milton Bradely & Gamesworkshop board game Heroquest.