Are you able to tell us how massive the death toll is from the Forge area getting melted at the end? We had a lot of coalition forces there. Just as knowing that LA had a population of 40K people and only 5K survived the invasion, fires, and miasma fueled deeply immersive rp for years, it would be great to know how big a disaster this is from the point of view of the survivors. Dozens, hundreds, thousands dead in canon?
I noted that the devs on Guild Chat today selected a similar question to answer, one along the lines of "did anyone else die?" and they had to dodge that question no doubt due to pending story beats. However, my question isn't about named people, but about the red shirts, so I figured I'd ask here. Of course, if there's going to be a time wedgie, or if Aurene managed to bubble us into the Mists at the end or something so it's -not- the huge casualty list it seems from the Commander's pov, I can understand that you all can't really answer this. But ... from the Commander's pov, how many casualties would he/she/they estimate likely from the devastation they can see? I'm fine with that being an unreliable narrator thing, though rp'ing reactions of alts who weren't near the Keep at the time would depend on what the world believes happened.
I guess that if the next episode picks up seconds later then technically any rp discussing it in the coming months would risk being retconned by new revelations. Even so, any guidance you can provide would be appreciated.