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The concepts here are general ideas and not final work. As this project evolves, the concept art will become more concrete with characters looking a certain way.

The sootboy is a medium grey familiar who is about as tall as a little girl's knees. It has white eyes and a white mouth. Its body burns with grey flame, and the top of its head has the most dancing soot flame.

What even is the sootboy, where did it come from, what can it do?