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The Hungry Mist. Art by Heather Hudson.

Hungry Mist is a term coined by the first pioneers from Onella to build home close to the Great Wood.[1] A silent, drifting predator that consumes livestock and dogs in a matter of seconds, it is one of the most vicious beasts within the Wood. The mist was given life and hunger by the Autumn Willow, in order to patrol the forest and protect it by the trespassing of goblins from the Koskun Mountains.[2] Many of the An-Havva citizens don't let their children out at night, because it is when the Mist is best concealed. It hates sunlight and bonfires, but a torch or lantern attracts them in droves, not deterring them in the least from attacking their prey.[3]


  1. Scott Hungerford and Kyle Namvar (June 14th, 1995), "Backstory for Magic the Gathering: Homelands"
  2. Staff (October 19, 2009). "From the Library of Leng: Autumn Willow". Wizards of the Coast.
  3. D.G. Chichester (February, 1996) "Homelands" (comic)