While there are many mammalian races in Alsvor, tengu are the sole avian representatives in the city. Unable to articulate the same range of sounds as mammals, tengu speak their own language among themselves and communicate with other races through signing. While signing is fairly common in areas of the city with a high tengu population, it’s by no means ubiquitous.
Ulwrick is a professional thief and information broker, putting her skills to work for the dissident movement. Any suggestions that tengu make good thieves because birds like shiny things will be met with extreme displeasure.