Despite its rough and ready appearance differing significantly from the cities of the south, it is still used as a place for visiting southern merchants to deal with tribes of this realm. It is also often used as a waypoint for travelers who have crossed the Crown of the World and descended via Icestair on their way to the rest of Avistan, Garund, and beyond.2
Paizo published a gazetteer of Hillcross in Burning Tundra, and the city features throughout the Quest for the Frozen Flame Pathfinder Adventure Path. The Pathfinder Bounty Hillcross Roundup is also set in the city.
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