"I have an enemy, Arrkupalack the Demon-Bear. He is powerful and fierce, but also subtle."

The image morphs into a dark bear with glowing eyes and hideous batlike wings.

"I have been hunting him for years, and only recently have got but the faintest hint of his trail. Every time I seem to come across him, he vanishes before I can catch him."

The bear dissipates into smoke. It coalesces into a letter, of text illegible.

"I received a letter promising me his location should I aid the sender, and summoning me here."