The idiok are large, superintelligent baboons that can read people's personal spirits. Everyone has spirits that take interest in them. These spirits know their past, present and future. The idiok can hear and speak to them. The idiok work with Nsibidi in the Dark Market. What they do is talk to peoples' spirits and write what they say in their language. Nsibidi then translates and tells the person who wants to know.

A character in the Idiok's language