|Now coming in Black Mage and Fighter flavours|
|They call it “Giant’s Forest” for a reason.|
|Date Published||March 8th, 2001|
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The party has their first encounter, leading Black Mage to reveal his more courageous side.
|Black Mage||OK, if we can just get our bearings straight, then we can find our way out of here.|
|Fighter||Ooh, I know! We can navigate by way of these tracks!|
|Black Mage is silent, looking angry|
|Fighter||Well we could.|
|Black Mage||Shut up.
All right, we'll use that overly huge and strangely purple rock formation as a starting point
|Black Mage||…and after making a thorough search of the area using a grid-like system, we--|
|Fighter||Stand back, Mage! He shall sample my blade!|
|Fighter draws out his sword.|
|Fighter||No, dear friend, don't try to talk me out of it.
Don't... y'know, don't use any of your magic attacks to instantly put an end to this battle or anything… Please?
|Black Mage runs away.|