By Robert J. Schwalb (Updated 3/04/2011)
On Athas, the folk who call themselves the genasi are a people apart, content to struggle in the swirling dust storms of the Silt Sea and to take no part in the despotic regimes of the Tyr Region. But change is in the air. For the first time in memory, the half-elementals are journeying from their hidden redoubts to explore the lands they abandoned ages ago.
By Scott Gable
The Beast of Talgora was considered by some to be a progenitor of all the animals, and by others to be the culmination of animal form. Each of the six magical devices made from the beast's remains is a potent item brimming with primal magic. Together, they form a set of increasing power, and potentially with a mind of its own.