Fire wands  are flamethrowers used by the people of the Valley of the Wind to destroy spores from the Sea of Corruption.
The Valley folk used them to cleanse the field that the Torumekian Armored Corvette landed in  then searched out and destroyed any spores that were spread.
- ↑ DE1a pg 46 (first appearance)
- ↑ DE1 pg 66
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