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The Circle of Fangs RevisitedD&D Insider Article
Eye on the Realms
by Ed Greenwood

The original team of five Wizards of War formed to investigate the circles of fangs met with prompt disaster, with three of the five being murdered and warnings left to dissuade all others. Rather than stopping their investigations, this caused the two surviving mages to depart the realm, go into hiding, and pursue their assigned mission secretly. Word has now leaked out of the Royal Palace, by way of drink-loosened tongues at several recent court feasts, that these two survivors have learned more about the rings and about the mysterious organization connected to them, and they have sent at least one report back to the court.

All indications point to a patient pursual of something deadly. In time of thronestrife, when a royal family or heirs are hidden away, one member could be followed to the others. In a bustling, crowded city, a team of spies or slayers could unerringly follow or converge upon one person. To me, these rings seem meant to topple thrones. Could those behind them be bent on covert empire?

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    About the Author

    Ed Greenwood is the man who unleashed the Forgotten Realms on an unsuspecting world. He works in libraries, writes fantasy, science fiction, horror, mystery, and even romance stories (sometimes all in the same novel), but he is still happiest churning out Realmslore, Realmslore, and more Realmslore. There are still a few rooms in his house with space left to pile up papers in . . .

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