August 20, 2012
Page 141 Book 5: The War Diaries
Fire and iron.
This strictly qualifies as a feint, since Lying was aware that the iron cube wouldn’t hold Sildyu for very long. It served to buy him time to produce those prismatic eyes undisturbed, which should prove to be a significant ranged arsenal.
Incidentally, hellfire betrays Sildyu’s association with Baator. It’s a product of the research of Mephistopheles, and oddly enough one of the reasons he owes such a large soul debt to Levistus. A debt that I believe we’ll soon be seeing him repay.