"Some among us believe that piracy is a time-honored tradition. But so long as we cling to this tradition, we will never know lasting prosperity."
The Maelstrom’s second-in-command, Grand Storm Marshal Slafyrsyn brings the wisdom of his fifty-eight summers to his position as Merlwyb’s trusted advisor. He has often had to soothe the Admiral, as she will seek to fight at the vanguard when her ire is raised. This in no way reflects upon his own bravery, however, for he is known to be a skilled and daring marauder on the field—or seas—of battle.
Through Eynzahr claims to have served as captain on a heavily-armed merchant vessel for many years, the Sea Wolf’s story is shrouded in mystery. According to the gossip of fishwives, he is actually the legendary pirate king Mistbeard, whom no man has seen for the past twenty-two summers. They also say that he befriended Merlwyb through the bitter enmity and fierce fighting betwixt the two. He is an avid collector of masks—though none seem to be privy as to why.