This is just an idea. It was sort of inspired by Game of Thrones.
Suppose you could form up a group and then accept a Ranging Quest.
That quest would have a series of goals that would take the group deeper and deeper into the wilds of Terminus.
As you meet intermediate goals, there are rewards.
Weather would be a real factor.
You would need to plan for and stock up to be sure you have enough of what you need, because you would be going places where you can't buy and sell or access any bank.
If you complete all the goals, and return to the point of origin, it is a successful ranging and there is a larger reward.
There would be a story to the group quest that would unfold the deeper into it you went, and as you completed goals.
Solo versions of this could be called Scouting Quests.
You would of course have additional adventures along the way that would be spontaneous and unscripted. But the Ranging Quest would add measurable objectives as you go.
Just for discussion.
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