They are smaller than men with blue-green tinged skins.
They have thick browridges with sloping foreheads, topped by thick black hair. Their huge around eyes, are yellow with black irises. They wear long fang-like teeth.
An intelligent and benevolent race of goblins perished long before humans came to the Bitter Sea. Their survivors were brought to Sorcerer's Isle by Macros the Black, including his faithful servant, Gathis.
Goblins along with trolls and moredhel trouble human cities. Some were to be found in the Northlands. The Border Baronies protected the Kingdom of the Isles for their threat. Jonril, Yabon, Highcastle, Tyr-Sog.
During the Riftwar the Tsurani had an encounter with goblins at the shore of the Lake of the Sky. Golbins and moredhel were one of the fronts the Tsurani fought against during their invasion against Midkemia.