The adventurers, with their newly acquired village of dead bodies, decided to check out the pit in the village center and found it was a cavernous underground. Treading carefully they soon encountered the undead horrors that lurked below including the answer to what happened to the captain of the Jenivere via a bloody note he had left behind in the caves.
They soon also found some clues about a serpentine cult via an ancient temple area. With some magical comprehension assistance from the groups witch, they found the following information as well.
Soon after that and much more undead destroyed, they ran into the den mother who ran this place. Unlike the others she was a thinking being of magical prowess that had the group on their heels in an instant with promises of everlasting life and a spell of absolute darkness in tight quarters. The tide soon turned as a back to back crit action from the witch, Mad Hariette and the cleric, Innovo, destroyed the overwhelmed den mother, ending the rule of the islands cannibalistic – undead union.