Originally Posted by Dreammerchant
Whats actualy a tardy elf? I know no elves who are too slow/too late...
This is just a joke. Elves in RPGs (computer or paper) always have some adjective attached. High elves, dark elves, wood elves... So, the joke is that there is some race of elves called "tardy elves" because they are always late. Just a joke.