Editor ~ Abelard Larthe Earthday Issue #4, 576
Saltmarsh has been visited by peoples not seen previously except in the form of hostilility. Lizardfolk and Merfolk emissaries have followed in the wake of the band of adventurers who sought the mystery surrounding the smugglers whom were recently quashed.
Rumours are circulating the watering holes and gossip dens that slavery is rearing its ugly head in Saltmarsh. Person or entities of unknown intention are seeking to purchase sentient being for purposes of dubious nature. Be warned citizens, Keoland does not tolerate this practice and the Council will take action necessary to remedy the situation.
Alarm and despair has been spread at the signs of the awakening of the dreaded Quamag the Black. Long thought to have been left slumbering in the swamps after its last rampage, something has now awakened the foul beast. None will enter the marshes now until it is driven off, sates its hunger or is slain.
Derelict Ship Spotted
One time merchant prince Aubreck Drallion claims that the Emperor of the Waves has been sighted derelict in waters east of Saltmarsh. He is offering generous terms to those willing to recover his property from his lost ship.
Conflict on Abbey Isle has come to a halt as conflict rages between various parties. Major Ursa of the Mariners Guild will not send any more workers to the lighthouse construction site until the conflict and turmoil on the Island is settled.
The bones of Demedor Amnon have been given a proper burial by the priests of Pelor. It is surmised that with this action the unnatural occurances seen and manifesting at his residence will cease to be.
Councillor Gellan Primewater has announced that he has taken possession of the property with the Council’s approval.
This is a work of fiction. Names, characters, businesses, places, events, locales, and incidents are either the products of the author’s imagination or used in a fictitious manner. Any resemblance to actual persons, living or dead, or actual events is purely coincidental.
The artwork provided in this issue is supplied by Mic of DZY Art n Comics - @artbydzynes. Mic plays Mikas Blakflag the ranger with his panther companion Dimebagheera.