The Last Watch of Summer
Vile monsters that appear as objects both the mundane and the alluring. When they have you in touch they stick to you and go to work to feed their gaping maw and endless hunger.
They are well known in the Marian Empire due to a recent plague of them that in certain northern regions is still ongoing. They are suspected of being covertly unleashed by the Zhe Empire.
Their internals are acidic in nature and their externals are very sticky.