And you want no survivors to tell about this incident.
Does that mean you created that creature?!
The Empire found a way to alter the creature's essence, making them bigger and stronger.
All thanks to these crystals with a huge concentration of essence we found.
Don't bother, that crystal only use is to attract monsters if you open the box.
It doesn't matter: I have enough to rally all villages against you.
Oh, do you think I'm a theater villain telling his plan to the good guys?
I told you all this just to distract you.