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CLAWS Field Entry #2 Found exclusively in arid desert environments, the Bone Digger is a crafty ambush predator resembling a large desert cricket. Unlike most crickets, the bone digger is quite a large creature, ranging in size anywhere between that of a large dog or a horse, though the latter is usually rare to see. The Bone Digger’s exoskeleton is made of a hard white plating that forms an armor-like shell around the creature. The plating around its head has evolved to mimic the shape of a sun-bleached cow’s skull.
Along with this, the bone digger has two other specially adapted tools that help it thrive. The first is a special pair of front legs similar to that of the mole cricket, which it uses to dig large holes in the desert sand. Once the bone digger has dug a hole large enough to crawl inside, it will bury itself in the sand until the only thing visible is its cow skull-shaped
CLAWS Field Entry #5Upon investigation it appears the creature Ranger Lester spotted was a Laghairt Cailleach, a very elusive and dangerous being of the Feywilds. The Laghairt Cailleach is said to resemble a large, bipedal, hunchbacked lizard with long, dirty matted hair and tattered rags covering its form. These creatures are not born naturally, they are usually powerful faerie sorcerers and hags that have become warped and twisted by long term consumption of a magic fungus that is native to swamps in the dark territories of the Feywilds. This fungus is highly addictive and often grants those that consume it a great deal of power at a very steep cost. Their bodies mutate becoming gnarled and bestial. Fungus often grows between their scales, because of this they are often seen picking at their skin and devouring their own fungus-covered scales. Their minds also deteriorate, losing the capability to speak. They communicate by a series of grunts, growls, and hisses. Their
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