i just had a thought regarding the connection of the matagi and my open-world concept.  i was thinking that Sudek has been hunting down Tiamat, my open-world concept antagonist, for a couple centuries only to walk into a trap each time she gets close to killing Tiamat.  that would give the matagi more than enough reason to head to Eris while also giving an interesting form of conflict.  also the field bosses that i intend on basing somewhat after the monsters that remained loyal to Tiamat could