Picture the wildest rodeo you’ve ever seen. Now picture it half a mile above the earth.
Drachinacht, City of the Dragon King.
Just as every religion has a unique emblem, so to do they have unique equipment that their more adventurous members make use of. These are some of those items.
"After being to the Bramblefens, blackberry thorns just seem kinda cute!"
"Did a BEAR just jump out of that mans backpack?!?"
"Yes sir, I believe it did."
"Men? They send men to repel us? Humans…"
Who said Medusa are evil?
The twin goddesses of the Medusan race, Gethserath and Amarane.
Come one, come all to the greatest show in the world!
The local band of 'nasties' (goblins / orcs / whatever) lives in relative peace with the local population.
Along come the PCs and go through their usual heroic monster bashing routine, wiping out the nasties and pinching all their stuff, then continue on their way.
Problem is, they don't kill ALL he nasties. The survivors want revenge and, after spending a few months recovering, start to take it in their own inimitable style (which is not unlike that of the PCs come to think of it).
Next time the PCs are in the area they find themselves VERY unpopular with the townsfolk.