The Age of Darkness
He's an elf wizard foo
Having been born of humble beginnings he soon realized his gift for the arcane arts. His abilities grew and so did his need to change the world. He decided that the best way to use his gifts would be to find other like minded individuals that he could form a guild with, the purpose of such would be to help people and to discover new lands (for the betterment of the world of course). Though his want to do such was great he found that few interesting people sat still for long so he headed out to find the founding members of his pathfinding guild.