The Protectors of Sandpoint
Rumors of Sandpoint
1 Sheriff Hemlock shares a long-running, “secret” romance with
Lady Kaye, madam of the town brothel.
2 The ghost of the murderer Chopper haunts Chopper’s Isle, just north of town.
3 The White Deer Inn used to be the Black Deer Inn,
but tastastefully renamed after the fire.
4 Ask Ven Vinder at the general store to see the “wine cellar”
and he’ll sell you a jug of disgusting but potent orc rotgut.
5 Farmer Grump claims the Sandpoint Devil, a horselike monster with bat wings,
once flew off with one of his prized sows. baying terrible half-howls, half-screams
that echo from the eerie stones of the Devil’s Platter..
6 Old Ilsoari at the museum sometimes wanders the
beach at night, looking for treasures.
6.5 Das Korvut of the Red dog smithy claims to see the ghost of his child on moonless nights. They never found his body from the chopper.
7 Don’t go down to the junktoss after dark: goblins steal the trash at night.
8 Solsta Vinder claims Sczarni stole her sheets last week and two cooling pies a week before that.
9 The new cathedral is magically protected from catching fire.
10 Murdermaw, a giant red snapper big enough to bite a boat in half, lurks in the Varisian Bay.
11. An evil murman will kill unaware fisherman… why just last week one disapeared…
12 The Deverin family was once affiliated with the Chelish resistance, but was forced to flee to Varisiabh.
13. Sandpoint Devil
RUMORS A shadow in the Lost Coast’s all-too common mists, it makes its presence known by baying terrible half-howls, half-screams
that echo from the eerie stones of the Devil’s Platter. The Sandpoint devil has haunted the lands around its namesake town for more than 10 years. Those who have seen the beast
and borne witness to its horror describe it as a horse-like thing, with a nearly skeletal head filled with sharp, lupine teeth.