>DMing Mines of Phandelver with a group
>Going farther than anticipated one session, only skimmed what we're getting into
>In the Redbrand hide out
>Thought it would just be some easy ruffians in there, then I see the picture of the Nothic
>"Ok, you walk into a large room with a deep crag in the mid- WHAT THE FUCK IS THAT?"
>Entire party starts panicking
Surprisingly effective way to put them on edge