(Kirstie looks troubled.)
<Vella>. You'll want to sit down for this.
I don't know if you know this, but the gnolls are split into two
factions. Let's call them moderates and extremists.
The extremists, led by a gnoll with black fur, gnoll king Black
Scar, want to join with the Fomors in their war against humanity.
The moderates just want to live in peace. For the longest time,
they fought each other instead of fighting US.
But that all changed the day the leader of the moderates was killed.
Killed...by you, <Vella>.
The leader of the moderates was none other than the red-furred
The one you killed in Decisive Battle.
It was an honest mistake.
Do you remember that incident with Tieve at the bell tower? The
Crimson Blades were ambushed by gnolls...
To retaliate, the Blades killed the gnolls. What they didn't realize
was that they were targeting the wrong faction.
It as Black Scar's troops at the tower. But you targeted and
defeated the Gnoll Chieftain's