The Tome of Lore: Table of ContentsSryth™ Expanded Info Entry
Legends say that a mighty and immortal guardian spirit known as
Ulgror keeps watch over Tar Lake and the
secrets that have long lain hidden in the depths of the perilous
Of ancient Aldvarian origin, the name 'Ulgror' roughly translates
to "I am what was".
According to the various legends concerned with Ulgror (and the
accounts of several notable adventurers), the guardian spirit of
Tar Lake most commonly assumes the form of a giant tar beast that
rises out of the bubbling morass to do battle with those bold
enough to encroach upon its domain.
The same legends maintain that Ulgror is not itself a single spirit,
but instead a collective of the spirits of all who have perished
in the infernal, roiling depths of Tar Lake.