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Everyone hates liches – the Sorrow Lords – more than vampires, dragons, and demons. They are sentient, free-willed open wounds in reality who corrupt everything they touch.
Liches may have become a staple of RPGs, but they are relatively new compared to other classic horrors and not rooted in folklore in the way vampires, goblins or dragons are.