|Featured In||The Stormlight Archive|
Their corpses are Shardblades. They can be any type of spren; Mayalaran being cultivationspren and Captain Ico's Father being a lightspren. Their eyes appear to be scratched out, though not like empty eye sockets, but like a painting that's been defaced. It isn't known for certain whether they maintain elements of their spren type as only Mayalaran has been seen in detail. She is described as having features that seem to be made of ashen brown cords the thickness of hair, giving the appearance of rough cloth, string or brown vines which seems to be a dead version of cultivationspren who are composed of vines.
They cannot talk, only screech. If left to their own devices they'll search for the humans who carry their corpses. Captain Ico thus keeps his father locked in a room in his cargo hold to keep him from wandering off deck.
It has yet to be reviewed.