The maps all said there were monsters at the edges of the unknown. Mariners brought home tales of horrible beasts like the Kraken, the Sirens, Yacumama, and the Sea Monk. Many of these monsters had roots in uncommon sea animals. Many were real. Chadwick Chumbucket, a pirate on the Brigantine Proud Jehosophat knew about the real ones. Chumbucket sailed only in those uncharted waters beyond which point there were monsters. Chumbucket was the first of the Monster Hunting Mariners.