"Not long ago, a party of Temple Knights
headed into the foothills of Sohm Al
to spy on the dragons'
activities. However, a few days into their mission, they disappeared without a trace. A rescue party was dispatched to find the missing knights, and find them it did. They discovered their missing comrades standing over the body of a vinegaroon
─a fearsome scalekin
in thrall to the dragons. But as they approached, the monster suddenly rose to its feet and sprang at the would-be rescuers, slaying several before they could ready themselves. The Temple Knights were all dead─the Scarecrow
had propped up their corpses to lure their rescuers into a trap. After taking its toll on the rescue party, the monster fled up the slopes of Sohm Al
, and naught has been seen of it since. We believe it may yet be hiding in the Churning Mists