People from the tortoise culture are reserved and assessing. Their survival depends on quickly determining friend from foe. Their culture is found in The Flatlands. The harsh sun of the desert and the heat has made these people incredibly hardy. They have dark brown skin and dark eyes to spare them the worst of the desert heat. Their hair is extremely curly and kept close cut or in braids. They tall and strong, able to withstand the harsh environments. Every year the people of the Flatlands travel to Losla to take part in the Medzioti. A massive hunting competition where daredevil warriors use ropes to fly from Valyti's back and catch the largest prey they can. Winners have the most style and competitors are forbidden from touching the ground.