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The shan wizard stands in a half-crouch, his long, knotty legs giving him that lanky, dangerous look of a wolf. Walking upright, the body covered with mottled grey fur and his long arms conclude in large, clawed hands with semi-opposable thumbs. The shan wizard's dog-like visage is fierce, with slavering jaws and eyes that glow like something out of a bad dream.
For sorcerers, Dark Catalyst (719) is particularly effective against all the magical shans.
A shan wizard paces in a zig-zag pattern, pausing briefly to yawn and reveal an impressive array of sharp teeth. The shan warrior's muzzle wrinkles as he sniffs the air, an inquisitive expression filling his eyes as it analyzes the messages carried on the wind.
A shan wizard paces restlessly, a glint of intelligence in his eyes.
A shan wizard's snout wrinkles as she bares hideously long teeth and a growl of malice rumbles in her throat.
A shan wizard bares her impressive canines at a shan warrior, conversing in phrases that are a strange combination of growls, barks and teeth-clapping.