Cursed Myth: the Characters

{After receiving the campaign document with custom icons, players created their characters and factions. Nobody could wait until Creation Night, so it was done individually and with online conversation.]

Oramir the Seer

a Speaker (holy one cleric) of the Gold Spear Covenant

OUT

My right eye was blinded when I was touched by the bright gods. Now that eye sees visions of the gods’ realm.

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+1 Divine Emperox Xìnyang
+1 Orn the Misbegotten
-1 Daevos the Cursed Merchant

Backgrounds

Successfully defended Guanyin’s Kruko Temple in Glitterhagen from a Cursed Merchant attack on the 1,000th year festival

Compelled confession from David Fillion, the Halos’ bookkeeper, for the Divine Emperox

Revan the Bonehook

cave elf necromancer of the Cursed Skull

OUT

I lived after a beheading at the hands of the Halos. I have no head, only a haze-filled cowl with a pair of glowing gray eyes.

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+2 Wraith Lord
-1 Divine Emperox Xìnyang

Backgrounds

Former emissary for Necropolis, during the War of Night’s End against the King and Emperox.

I ran the corpse smuggling ring known simply as the Defilement to fuel the Lich King’s army.

Raised by my grandmother who was head of the Drakkenhall interrogation station of the Ministry of Order, Queen Moro-Līanae's spy organization.

Duncan Flametorn

human swordmage of the Defenders

OUT

I slayed the Pirate Captain Crookshanks. When I wrenched my sword from its lifeless corpse, the flame on my sword had turned blue.

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+1 Vallankumous, Lightning Witch
+1 Varda Starkindler
-1 Daevos the Cursed Merchant

Backgrounds

Youngest Defender to learn Sigil Mastery at Academy in the Northern Tower.

Defeated Obran to win the Defender’s Gauntlet in the recent summer games on The Isle of Champions.

With Ragnus & Estrid, discovered ‘The Floating Plateau’ while editing the Lightning Witch’s 27th Quinquagenary Map of All Known Threats to the Midland Sea.

Stink

goblin ranger of the Goblin Liberation Front

OUT

Somewhere in a forgotten sub-basement of the Emperox's Cathedral is a dusty, cobwebbed, all-but-ignored little shrine... to Stink.

Icons

-2 Daevos the Cursed Merchant
+1 the Silver Master

Backgrounds

Escaped from Daevos the Cursed Merchant’s goblin horde to sanctuary on the kitchen staff of the Silver Grotto (which is pretty much just a different kind of goblin horde).

As a deacon in the Cult of the Mad Potato God (a minor cult in the reformed branch of the goblin religion), has served in the Victorious Worship on the 1st of Jubilation.

Aso

dwarf abomination of the O Men

OUT

I was touched by the Lich King, and I lived (sorta).

Icons

+1 Children of the White
+1 Divine Emperox Xìnyang
-1 Wraith Lord

Backgrounds

Historian of magic items at the Vault of Antiquities in Forge when the Heist of Ogdor occurred.

After being captured at the Battle of Twin Bridges during the War of the Cimmerian Night, I endured a Lich King POW camp in Omen.

Worked at the Cemetery of Heroes after the cleansing of Omen.