Jardwim was the leader of the Gray Hands adventuring company who helped guard the city of Waterdeep.[1]


He had a stocky, muscular build and shoulder length black hair. His skin was a grayish hue.[1]


He was a follower of Mielikki. He was ruthless and indomitable. Jardwim felt that resistance should be met by lethal force and his concentration was legendary.[1]


Jardwim had two blink dogs. As leader of the Gray Hands, he reported to Khelben "Blackstaff" Arunsun.[1][2]

Behind the scenesEdit

His name was an anagram of, and may be a reference to, another character "Drawmij", itself a reference to Jim Ward.


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 1.8 Eric L. Boyd (June 2005). City of Splendors: Waterdeep. (Wizards of the Coast), p. 38. ISBN 0-7869-3693-2.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Dale Donovan, Paul Culotta (August 1996). Heroes' Lorebook. (TSR, Inc), p. 155. ISBN 0-7869-0412-7.