The goblin known as Smidgely is a ruthless tycoon in contest to run the Darrow Mining Corporation. He is a brutal leader who does not give second chances, and is very sensitive about his size.
After Darryl Darrow's death, Smidgely is in contest with Byron Steely for ownership of Darrow Mining Corporation. Smidgely's gang of goblins has vowed to help him gain control. They claim that Smidgely's smart bookkeeping and aggressive claims of land are the only reason mining on Palea was possible.