When the Steel Talon Mercenaries are hired they send the most appropriate members to deal with the task at hand. You will be sent to handle situations appropriate for your rank. As you grow in skill and rank, you will be assigned the more prestigious and challenging contracts.
Story encounters are
The encounter parameters will be the same for all players, but there will be choices or checks they can perform during the story encounter which may impact the rewards, consequences, or challenge of it. The outcomes can vary for each player, and the rewards or consequences of their performance will persist with their character for future story encounters or arena fights and will impact their standing within the Steel Talons.
The story encounters are meant to be unique, more than your average orc fight, but are also meant to be very challenging. Not all PCs may complete all the encounters. As such, these will be
Players may also die during story encounters. The Steel Talons do offer some resurrection serves, especially for their more valuable members, but they are not without limit. And resurrection is rarely a clean process without consequence. You can view the PC Death rules for more details.