Originally Posted by douglas
The thing is, however selfish his advice may have been, he did have a point. He was playing the odds, and doing it in a fairly sensible fashion. He just got unlucky with a surprise random crit from the monster.
That's under the assumption that he is telling the truth.
Especially since he already won the contest, admitting he made bad decisions and lost because of luck is better than admitting he killed them intentionally...
Let's wait for the rest of the story, we still have 2 more corpses before the one he killed in "self defense".