The road on fire
These hedge beasts resemble pony sized skinks. They congregate near the Villa de Croicaz despite its mysterious traveling nature. Inside the village they are shy and docile but encountered anywhere else in the thorns they are ravenous hunters who kill for sinister pleasure.
They are often silent but draw victims by inextricably speaking in the voices of people, loved ones if possible who went missing in the real world. It is rumored that a healthy Briarwolf population used to inhabit the Knot but were hunted to extinction by the Croicaz,