"In the valley barony of Spielburg, the evil ogress Baba Yaga has cursed the land, and the baron who tried to drive her off. His children have disappeared, while the land is ravaged by monsters and brigands. The Valley of Spielburg is in need of a Hero able to solve these problems.
The game follows the Hero, on his journey into the land; he must help people and become a proclaimed Hero.
Source: Wikipedia, "Quest_for_Glory:_So_You_Want_to_Be_a_Hero," available under the CC-BY-SA License.