Svalkmar the Crude is a Nord member of the Fighters Guild residing in Sentinel, Vulkwasten, or Fort Amol. He is the Province General of Skyrim for the guild.
The Council of Province Generals has ordered an investigation into the death of the former Guildmaster, Jofnir Iceblade.
The council has decided to kill Sees-All-Colors. Aelif and the Vestige confer with Merric who has returned to the Earth Forge to finish the Prismatic Core.