Kaht B'alam is a lizardman shaman found inside the Lizardman Temple. They are the only lizardman who can speak to players, and tells them more information about the temple and their culture.
In A Kingdom Divided, it is revealed that he resides in the temple as he has grown disillusioned of the war against the Shayzien house, wishing to serve his master in other ways. He trades the his key to the adventurer in return for his egg, as he does not want his hatchling to go off to battle and die in vain.
- The title Kaht B'alam uses to refer to Xeric, K'uhul ajaw, is translated as "Divine lord" in the pre-Columbian Mayan language.
- "Ye niauh" is a phrase in the Nahuatl/Aztec language meaning "Goodbye".