“Toothy Maw”

Creatures with large mouths and many teeth lurk in dark places. This description appears to be less common as fewer aberrations were encountered, but “toothy maws” do appear to be one of the first things Vox Machina notice about such terrifying creatures.

Times “toothy maw” was used to describe the creature by Matt: 14

Updated through episode 36. Thanks to our volunteers for their contributions to this list!

02 Into the Greyspine Mines

  • (0:29:30) “One of them came up here in its… maw-covered form.”

03 Strange Bedfellows

  • (1:11:35) “…dwarf blood dripping from what looks like a lamprey’s toothy maw.”

04 Attack on the Duergar Warcamp

  • (0:26:57) “…barely obscuring a round, lamprey-like toothy maw.”
  • (2:13:47) “This giant, toothy maw comes clamping down…”

05 The Trick About Falling

  • (0:29:23) “…it smiles from a toothy maw and laughs…”
  • (1:03:25) “… the circular lamprey-like toothy maw of the mindflayer…”

07 The Throne Room

  • (1:09:24) “…with this horrible, toothy maw…”

10 K’varn Revealed

  • (0:48:58) “…toothy, gaping maw.”
  • (2:27:17) “Underneath that gaze you see a toothy maw…”

15 Skyward

  • (2:24:10) “[the wyvern] bites at you with its giant toothy maw.”

17 Hubris

  • (1:55:12) “You see what looks like almost a toothy maw streak across the tower for a moment.”

20 Trial of the Take Part 3

  • (3:06:10) “…this gargantuan toothy maw…”

21 Trial of the Take Part 4

  • (0:10:55) “…one giant toothy maw.”
  • (0:24:00) “…this giant maw opens, with all these nasty, jagged teeth…”