[WOHR-lath] Western pantheon – a false god Worlath imprisoned himself within a storm to escape the truth of Malkion. Since then he has been cursed to remain there, and he wars upon the world because he is angry and frustrated with this enforced exile. Only ignorant barbarians worship him. Worlath is displayed as a bare-headed ..
First prophet of the Invisible God [MAL-kee-on] Western pantheon The creed of the men of the West states: “There is only the Invisible God, and Malkion is his prophet.” Malkion came to men in the Darkness and taught them the ways of the Creator. He taught them to live and survive in a world which ..
[HUMKT] Western pantheon – a false god Humct was a western sorcerer who lusted for more power than even his fearsome magics could provide. He attempted to understand and master the ways of Death. His trial-and-error experiments killed hundreds of victims, and Humct was eventually driven from the western lands. The name Humct is now ..
Western pantheon According to ancient Malkioni history, wicked entities sometimes identified as sorcerers or humans learned to control great natural powers and intertwined their souls with Nature’s forces to become creatures now worshipped by lesser beings. Those creatures are called the False Gods and they have cut themselves off forever from the Solace and Joy ..
[EE-hilm] The Sun Western pantheon – a false god Ehilm is the name by which westerners personify the sun. Their fairy tales describe a powerful being who gained the knowledge to create the solar powers. He refused to share his secrets and used them for selfish ends and was, thus, condemned to a life without ..
[DOR-mahl] God of boats and sailors Merman pantheon Orlanthi pantheon Sea pantheon Western pantheon Dormal, a humble craftsman from the city of Nochet, received inspiration from the god Magasta and instruction from Hunlarni the Wise. Galaaz the Shaper was shipwright, using old plans tiled upon his warehouse floor. Dormal said his prayers, raised his sail, ..
Maker of the universe Lunar Pantheon Western pantheon See also Invisible God The Creator is the prime mover of the universe who created it and set its natural forces into motion. Creator is believed to have completed his work and gone far away, reachable now primarily through intermediaries (either shamans or saints). He is never ..
[AR-kat] Ancient hero, The Traitor, The Troll Western pantheon Orlanthi pantheon Troll / Uz pantheon Arkat is the most important ancient hero. His leading of the epic struggle to destroy Gbaji, the Chaos God, ended the Dawn Age. Arkat discovered the means of deliberate heroquesting, and spread his knowledge among others. For years his cult ..