SCP-4728
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/*
    Simple Yonder Theme
    [2020 Wikidot Theme]
    By EstrellaYoshte
    Based on:
        Sigma-9 Theme by Aelanna and Dr Devan
        Anderson Robotics Theme by Croquembouche
        Minimal Theme by stormbreath
        Word Processing Theme by stormbreath
        Flopstyle CSS by Lt Flops
*/
 
@import url('https://scp-wiki.wdfiles.com/local--files/theme%3Asimple-yonder/jost.css');
@import url('https://fonts.googleapis.com/css2?family=Open+Sans&display=swap');
@import url(https://fonts.googleapis.com/css2?family=Fira+Code&display=swap);
 
:root {
    --themeColor: #7E2520;
    --accentColor: #E01F1F;
    --whiteColor: #FBFBFB;
    --borderColor: #C4C4C4;
}
 
#page-content { font-size: .87rem; }
 
body {
    color: #000000;
    font-family: 'Open Sans', sans-serif;
    background-color: var(--whiteColor);
}
 
.code pre, .code p, .code, tt{ /* ---- Code by Croquembouche ---- */
    font-family: "Fira Code", monospace;
}
 
.page-source {
    font-family: "Fira Code", monospace;
 
}
a {
    color: var(--accentColor);
}
 
a:visited {
    color: var(--themeColor);
}
 
h1,
h2,
h3,
h4,
h5,
h6 {
    color: var(--themeColor);
    font-family: 'jostregular';
    font-weight: bold;
}
 
#page-title {
    color: var(--themeColor);
    font-family: 'jostregular';
    font-weight: bold;
    font-size: 2.4em;
    border-color: var(--borderColor);
}
 
/* ---- HEADER ---- */
 
 div#container-wrap{
     background-image: url('https://scp-wiki.wdfiles.com/local--files/theme%3Asimple-yonder/bg3.png');
     background-repeat: repeat-x;
}
 
div#header {
    background-image: url('https://scp-wiki.wdfiles.com/local--files/theme%3Asimple-yonder/logo.png');
    background-size: 7.3rem;
    background-position: 3px 29px;
}
@media (max-width: 767px) and (min-width: 480px) {
    div#header {
      background-size: 6rem;
      background-position: -4px 44px;
    }
}
@media (max-width: 479px) {
    div#header {
      background-size: 4.6rem;
      background-position: -3px 58px;
    }
}
 
#account-topbutton {
    border-width: 0;
}
#login-status,
#login-status a {
    color: var(--whiteColor);
    font-weight: bold;
}
#login-status ul a,
#login-status ul a:hover {
    color: var(--themeColor);
}
 
#search-top-box-input,
#search-top-box-input:hover,
#search-top-box-input:focus,
#search-top-box-form input[type=submit],
#search-top-box-form input[type=submit]:hover,
#search-top-box-form input[type=submit]:focus {
    border: none;
    background: #282828;
    box-shadow: none;
    border-radius: 2px;
    color: #f4f4f4;
}
 
#search-top-box input.empty {
    color: var(--borderColor);
}
 
div#header h1 a span {
    font-family: 'jostregular';
    font-weight: bold;
    color: #f4f4f4;
    text-shadow: 0px 0px 0px #000;
}
div#header h2 span {
    font-family: 'Open Sans', sans-serif;
    font-weight: bold;
    color: #f4f4f4;
    padding: 17px 0;
    text-shadow: 0px 0px 0px #000;
    white-space: pre;
}
 
/* ---- TOP BAR ---- */
 
#top-bar ul li.sfhover a,
#top-bar ul li:hover a {
    color: var(--themeColor);
}
 
#top-bar ul li ul {
    border-color: var(--borderColor);
    box-shadow: none;
}
 
#top-bar ul li.sfhover a,
#top-bar ul li:hover a {
    background: #f4f4f4;
}
 
/* ---- SIDE BAR ---- */
 
div#side-bar {
    font-size: 104%;
    background-color: var(--whiteColor);
}
 
#side-bar .side-block.media > * {
    display: flex;
    justify-content: space-evenly;
}
#side-bar .side-block {
    border: var(--whiteColor) 4px;
    border-radius: 0;
    box-shadow: none;
    background: var(--whiteColor) !important;
    padding: 2px;
}
#side-bar .heading {
    border: none;
    border-radius: 0;
    color: #282828;
    font-size: 1.3em;
    padding: 1em 1em 0 0;
    border-top: 1px solid var(--borderColor);
    margin: 1em -0.8em 1em -0.5em;
    font-weight: normal;
}
 
#side-bar .menu-item > a:hover {
    background-color: rgba(0,0,0,0.05);
    color: var(--accentColor);
    text-decoration: none;
}
 
#top-bar div.open-menu a {
    border-radius: 0;
    box-shadow: 0px 1px 4px 0 rgba(0, 0, 0, 0.2), 0px 3px 10px 0 rgba(0, 0, 0, 0.19);
    color: var(--themeColor);
    border: none;
}
 
#side-bar a:visited {
    color: var(--themeColor);
}
 
@media (max-width: 767px) {
    #main-content {
        padding: 0;
        margin: 0 5%;
        border-left: none;
    }
    #page-title {
        margin-top: 0.7em;
    }
    #side-bar {
        left: -19em;
    }
    #side-bar:target {
        border: none;
        box-shadow: 1px 0 5px 0 rgba(0,0,0,0.2);
    }
    #side-bar .close-menu {
        transition: width 0.5s ease-in-out 0.1s,
        opacity 1s ease-in-out 0s;
        display: block;
        position: fixed;
        width: 100%;
        height: 100%;
        top: 0;
        right: 0;
        background: rgba(0,0,0,0.3);
        background-position: 19em 50%;
        z-index: -1;
        opacity: 0;
        pointer-events: none;
    }
    #side-bar:target .close-menu {
        width: calc(100% - 19em);
        right: 0;
        left: auto;
        opacity: 1;
        pointer-events: auto;
    }
    #page-content > hr, #page-content > .list-pages-box > .list-pages-item > hr {
        margin: 3em -5.5%;
    }
    #side-bar {
        top: 0;
    }
    #side-bar .heading {
        padding-left: 1em;
        margin-left: -1em;
    }
}
 
/* ---- TABS ---- */
 
.yui-navset .yui-nav,
.yui-navset .yui-navset-top .yui-nav {
    border-color: var(--themeColor); /* color between tab list and content */
}
 
.yui-navset .yui-nav a,
.yui-navset .yui-navset-top .yui-nav a {
    background: var(--whiteColor); /* tab background */
    border-color: transparent;
    color: black;
    transition: 0.125s;
}
 
.yui-navset .yui-nav a em {
    background: #f4f4f4;
    box-shadow: none;
    border-color: var(--whiteColor);
}
.yui-navset .yui-nav .selected a, .yui-navset .yui-nav .selected a em {
    font-weight: bold;
}
 
.yui-navset .yui-nav .selected a,
.yui-navset .yui-nav .selected a:focus,
.yui-navset .yui-nav .selected a:hover {
    background: var(--whiteColor); /* selected tab background */
    color: var(--themeColor);
}
 
.yui-navset .yui-nav a:hover,
.yui-navset .yui-nav a:focus {
    background: var(--whiteColor);
}
 
.yui-navset .yui-nav .selected a,
.yui-navset .yui-nav .selected a em {
    border-color: transparent;
    box-shadow: 0px 1px 2px 0.5px rgba(0,0,0,0.5);
    background: var(--whiteColor);
}
 
.yui-navset .yui-content {
    background: var(--whiteColor); /* content background color */
}
 
.yui-navset .yui-content,
.yui-navset .yui-navset-top .yui-content {
    border: solid 1px var(--borderColor);
    border-top-width: 0;
}
 
.yui-navset-left .yui-content {
    border-left-color: #b7a9a9; /* different border color */
}
 
/* ---- INFO BAR ---- */
 body{
     --barColour: var(--themeColor);
}
 
 .info-container .collapsible-block-content .wiki-content-table{
     width: 100%;
}
 
/* ---- INFO PANE ---- */
 
#page-content .creditRate{
     margin: unset;
    margin-bottom: 8px;
}
#page-content .rate-box-with-credit-button {
    background-color: var(--whiteColor);
    border: solid 1px var(--whiteColor);
    box-shadow: none;
    border-radius: 0;
}
 
#page-content .rate-box-with-credit-button .fa-info {
    border: none;
    color: var(--themeColor);
}
 
#page-content .rate-box-with-credit-button .fa-info:hover {
    background: var(--whiteColor);
    color: var(--accentColor);
}
 
.rate-box-with-credit-button .cancel {
    border: solid 1px var(--whiteColor);
}
 
.modalbox {
    background: var(--whiteColor);
    border: none;
    box-shadow: none;
    border-radius: 0;
}
iframe.close-credits {
    top: 1.25em;
    right: 1.5em;
    transform: scale(1.5, 1.25);
}
 
/* ---- PAGE RATING ---- */
 
.page-rate-widget-box {
    box-shadow: none;
    margin: unset;
    margin-bottom: 8px;
}
 
div.page-rate-widget-box .rate-points {
    background-color: var(--whiteColor);
    color: var(--themeColor);
    border: solid 1px var(--whiteColor);
}
.page-rate-widget-box .rateup,
.page-rate-widget-box .ratedown {
    background-color: var(--whiteColor);
    border-top: solid 1px var(--whiteColor);
    border-bottom: solid 1px var(--whiteColor);
}
 
.page-rate-widget-box .rateup a,
.page-rate-widget-box .ratedown a {
    background: transparent;
    color: var(--themeColor);
}
 
.page-rate-widget-box .rateup a:hover,
.page-rate-widget-box .ratedown a:hover {
    background: var(--whiteColor);
    color: var(--accentColor);
}
 
.page-rate-widget-box .cancel {
    background: transparent;
    background-color: var(--whiteColor);
    border: solid 1px var(--whiteColor);
}
 
.page-rate-widget-box .cancel a {
    color: var(--themeColor);
}
.page-rate-widget-box .cancel a:hover {
    background: var(--whiteColor);
    color: var(--accentColor);
}
 
/* ---- PAGE ELEMENTS ---- */
 
#page-content .wiki-content-table tr th {
    border: solid 1px var(--borderColor);
    background-color: #f4f4f4;
    /* set border for table title */
}
 
#page-content .wiki-content-table tr td {
    border: solid 1px var(--borderColor);
    /* set border for table content */
}
 
blockquote,
div.blockquote,
#toc,
.code {
     background-color: #f4f4f4;
     border: solid 1px var(--borderColor);
}
 
.scp-image-block {
    border: solid 1px var(--borderColor);
    box-shadow: none;
    box-sizing: border-box;
}
.scp-image-block .scp-image-caption {
    background-color: #f4f4f4;
    border-top: solid 1px var(--borderColor);
    color: black;
}
 
hr {
    background-color: var(--borderColor);
}
 
.hovertip {
    border-color: var(--borderColor)!important;
}
 
/* ---- FOOTER ---- */
#footer { background: transparent; }
#footer a { color: var(--themeColor); }
Item#: 4728
Level1
Containment Class:
euclid
Secondary Class:
none
Disruption Class:
vlam
Risk Class:
notice

King

SCP-4728, or "God-King Solomon Anders I of Grand Aquasia," as it refers to itself.

Special Containment Procedures: The local woodlands immediately surrounding SCP-4728-A have been acquired under Provisional Area 4728 and fenced off to inhibit civilian incursions and any potential resulting encounters with SCP-4728-A and SCP-4728. As SCP-4728 has yet to be observed going any farther than around 200 meters away from SCP-4728-A, nor demonstrated any apparent desire to do so, more proactive containment measures are not necessary at this time.

When interacting with SCP-4728, staff are encouraged to use diplomatic language and to defer to SCP-4728’s self-assigned titles or honorifics as warranted by context, and to SCP-4728-A with similar proper titles and adjectives as indicated by SCP-47281 this has been shown to greatly ease conversation and information sharing.

Description: SCP-4728 is an adult Spotted Salamander2, physically unremarkable other than a physical size of just under 0.5m, about double that of the largest non-anomalous members of the species. It resides in SCP-4728-A, which designates a small pond located in southwestern Ontario near the Northwestern shores of Lake Superior. It contains anomalously stable water levels regardless of relevant climatic factors such as precipitation, humidity, or temperature, to the point of resistance to freezing in the winter, and having a surface area fluctuating only ever slightly; at areas of 13.1-13.5 m2 in length and possessing a maximum depth of approx. 3.3m close to its physical center.

SCP-4728 displays sapience and a wide-ranging ability to verbally communicate with other species, human and non-human alike. SCP-4728 is fluent in English and primarily speaks in grandiose verbiage in relation to itself, its claimed capabilities, and its area of claimed “holy jurisdiction” (i.e. SCP-4728-A and the woodland immediately surrounding it). In reality, despite claims of a number of powerful paranormal and reality-warping capabilities, the only confirmed anomalous capabilities so far consist of its intelligence, cross-species communication, skills, the ability to levitate for a short period of time,3 and to walk upright bipedally.4 Other claimed abilities including resurrection from death, tsunami-summoning, and "blessing for increased harvest yields" have not been confirmed.

While local fauna often take direct actions based on the wishes and proclamations of SCP-4728, no other such instance of local wildlife has been seen sharing similar anomalous abilities themselves, and the degree to which successful direction among other wildlife results from communication vs unseen compulsion on the part of SCP-4728 remains unclear.

pondle

SCP-4728-A in the summer.

Discovery: While the presence of a recurring local summer camp legend involving a “talking lizard king” were noted by local agents in the past, no further evidence was initially noted of the potential anomaly nor folkloric aspects of children’s accounts indicative of clear, actual anomalous encounters. However, following local receipt of corroborative reports from a previously skeptical counselor who agreed to accompany her campers to observe and meet SCP-4728 in July 2022, a small team of Foundation Field Reconnaissance agents was dispatched to comb the area and search for any actual anomalies. A log of their eventual initial encounter with SCP-4728 at SCP-4728-A is available below.


Further Interactions: The field agents heeded SCP-4728’s suggestion and were allowed through the way they came, with Field Head Agent Usry noting a reprimand of Agent Henson for unnecessarily discourteous behavior toward the encountered anomalous entity, emphasizing the potential for such behavior to jeopardize missions and the need to avoid any similar such acts in the future.

Due to observable remaining hostility around Agent Henson by local fauna on their return trip, only Agents Usry and Winston were sent on the second contact expedition. Agent Henson was instead sent to do biological sample collection and general observation separately in the meantime, scouring the perimeter of the new established Provisional Area 4728 alone for the day.

Agents Usry and Winston returned to base camp without incident. However, Agent Henson did not return for his own scheduled re-arrival, nor did he provide any check-in or update to explain his absence. Upon checking his gear’s audiovisual feed and GPS status, it quickly became clear that Agent Henson was being constrained upside-down over the middle of SCP-4728-A while muffling due to an apparent blockage in his mouth. Agents Winston and Usry were immediately dispatched to rescue Agent Henson and de-escalate the situation to whatever extent possible.

As alluded to in Agents Usry’s and Winston’s impromptu negotiations for Agent Henson’s release, the Foundation proceeded with the already-planned construction of secure perimeter fencing,6 and its promise to patrol the perimeter of the area itself, along with modest additional provisions of additional food supplies and local flora as requested by SCP-4728. Agent Henson was transferred to another project upon his return to base camp and treatment of his injuries.

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