Part of a series of written narrative sketches based on cards from the game Gods Unchained. These are just for fun and are not officially tied to Immutable or Gods Unchained in any way. www.godsunchained.com
It remains hidden until its master decides it’s time for it to attack. Not only that, this beast of the shadows makes absolutely no noise as it glides through the air on evil energy. The Bedeviled Shadow is an abomination, created by the sorceress Melania as a gift for the Goddess Ludia.
Conjured from a rift in space and time between Eucos and the Nine Realms, these creatures are composed of spectral energy that is never fully solidified. No one knows exactly how they kill their victim. What has been documented is how they enter the body through any open orifice, somehow suffocating the creature from the inside.
They are somewhat difficult to dispatch, but a combination of weapons and light can scare them off. Just be careful if you find yourself walking in dark places because a Bedeviled Shadow might be waiting for you.