A Fragile Peace
Deep underground, after being battered, clawed at, and mentally assaulted by foul creatures never meant to see the light of day, our heroes encounter a…where to even begin??
Its face is the stuff of nightmares – to say it had an octopus for a head is an understatement. However, this unmistakable characteristic led Baehrface to recognize his kind from the darkest legends. Still, he expected something a lot more menacing.
Though they may not realize it, Baehrface and his friends were lucky that this blasphemy against sanity had been battered, clawed at, and mentally assaulted (though apparently well fed) for days on end, too, before they finally encountered it.
The group now knows this creature to be called Shathrax, an apparent traitor to other Illithids.