Both a sophisticated and ultimately disposable piece of spycraft, and the name of the profession of the people who use them.
A class of cybernetic prosthetics worn over the face
A strange mask containing a merciless demon, a parasite on those around it.
In the dry steppelands, one of their most valuable exports is the dried sap of the Larthorn tree. These ugly plants are covered with vicious thorns, but the locals harvest the golden droplets that ooze from their bark each Autumn. This sap, once dried, is valued for its medicinal properties and as a spice. Since little gold or silver is found in the hinterland, the dried droplets of sap are often used as currency by the locals.