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The Black Sandbar Sea is a patch of water at the border of the Swollen Ocean.


The area is notable for hosting a "deadeye", or a patch of windless, motionless water, and a sinkhole that stretches so deep that its bottom escapes the laws of physics on Bas-Lag, forming a sort of duct between realms.

Events of The Scar[]

During the events of The Scar, Armada travels to the border of the Black Sandbar Sea, to the center of deadeye and its sinkhole. There, they use thaumaturgy and the knowledge of Anophelii scholar Kruach Aum to summon an avanc.