of Undead spotted in and around the Cove Cemetery” shouted
the towncriers. I quickly ran over to the bank and recalled
to near the cemetery with myquill, ink and parchment in my
T’was quite a sight I came upon when I arrived, and it is
lucky that hiding isone of my better talents. Taking cover
behind a nearby tree, I took in a sceneof shock. Liches, Bone
Mages, Bone Knights, Spectres, Wraiths, Ghouls, Zombiesand
a horde of skeletons were all about the area. My eyes spotted
a few poorsouls whom the evil forces had slain as well.
Things were going poorly for the heroes at first but it was
not long before manymore brave souls arrived. They fought
off wave after wave of undead, whichseemed to sprout forth
from the ground. Not only were they appearing inside thegraveyard
but outside of it as well.
Upon seeing the evil forces defeated, I watch as the brave
heroes assisted thosethat had fallen gather up their belongings
and return to town. What could havestirred up the creatures?
Will they rise up again and perhaps in even greaternumbers?
Who, if anyone, leads this group? Only time will tell, says
From the Town Cryer - The Journal of Ultima Online,