The Tyrant of Kepala
Silarrezkanto the Stormbringer
The darkness drops again; but now I know
That twenty centuries of stony sleep
Were vexed to nightmare by a rocking cradle,
And what rough beast, its hour come round at last,
Slouches towards Bethlehem to be born?
- W. B. Yeats
Silarrezkanto the Stormbringer. A name that brought thoughts of wonder, mystery, and occasionally terror to the hearts of those in the kingdom. This great beast wandered the skies over the wastes, and was reputed to alight upon the cliffs of The Spur to survey his domain. Men, elves, and the other kin of Kapala rarely braved the heights of The Spur to seek to challenge this mighty being, until the coming of the Tyrant.
When Old Ash had risen, he dispatched a forceful army to root out this dragon from his roost, only to find an abandoned husk of an old library, its contents decimated and burned.
Most believe that if he still lives, Silarrezkanto has sought refuge on the western side of The Deep, although there are those who believe that there is nothing but the edge of the world to fall from on the other side of that sea. Others still whisper in rumor that the great beast can take on other forms and wanders the cities and roads of the kingdom, searching for something that is beyond the reckoning of mortal men…