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The xiezhi is one of the few among the Guardians who did not go mad in the course of the First War and remained in the human world. They’re rare – they always have been – and seeing one tends to be a significant experience because of their reaction to injustice. If they see what they […]


A species of creature with a rare talent: they fit into all Seven Peoples. Fairies live in any inhabited world, and usually – though not always – tend to look like tiny humans with wings. Their styles usually follow edgy human trends just because that’s fun to do, and inventing their own would take work. […]


A winged lion and member of the Guardians, Gryphons are aggressive, protective creatures with a long history and sense of tradition. They rarely speak (leading to the mistaken idea that they are dumb animals), but when they do, it tends to be in giving good advice. They find sphinxes frivolous, and usually won’t speak to […]


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The Saqalu – shah-kah-loo (authors note: IPA: ʃɑ ka lu) were once among the noblest beings in our world. Called the Balance, they were desperately feared and desperately loved. The power of their wings made them the most formidable of all the Guardians. Now, what few remain are the Hashritu, the Broken. Name This is where it gets […]