Earth Dragon

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Earth Dragon
A coiled dragon
Alignment Lawful Evil
Divine Rank Demigod
Pantheon Oerth (Flan)
Portfolio Earth, Weather, Hidden treasures
Domains Earth, Evil, Law, Protection, Weather
Home Plane Prime Material Plane (Mount Drachenkopf, Oerth)
Worshippers Inhabitants of Drachensgrab Hills
Favoured Weapon Light or heavy pick

The Earth Dragon is the spirit of Mount Drachenkopf in Pomarj.

History[edit]

The Earth Dragon is one of the few remaining nature spirits that are still worshipped as gods, having been worshipped well before the other gods. Every culture that settled in the Drachensgrab Hills has added the dragon to its pantheon.

During the Great Migrations, a tribe of Suloise slaughtered a Flan tribe that lived in the hills, with the gods, which may have included the dragon, punishing them by turning them to stone, creating the Twisted Forest.

In the mid-400 CY, a baron called Erkin communed with the god. In exchange for worship and sacrifices, the god helped the baron conquer the hills in five years. His brother and descendants continued honoring the pact, until in 574 CY, when the High Priest of The Earth Dragon murdered the king, and claimed the kingdom for the Slave Lords. When Turrosh Mak conquered the hills, he helped spread the faith in the god.

Dogma[edit]

The Earth Dragon is the great provider and the spirit of the earth. Those who worship it and obey it are promised protection. The Earth Dragon is said to know all the secrets of the land, favoring its chosen with power and knowledge. To please their god, the faithful must worship, sacrifice, and spread the faith to others.

The human deities of Greyhawk
Lawful Neutral Chaotic
Good Al'Akbar - Allitur - Delleb - Fortubo
Heironeous - Jascar - Kundo
Mayaheine - Merikka - Murlynd
Pholtus - Rao - Ulaa
Atroa - Azor'alq - Berei - Ehlonna - Heward
Johydee - Keoghtom - Lydia - Myhriss
Nola - Pelor - Urbanus - Uvot - Zodal
Dalt - Kord - Lirr - Phaulkon
Phyton - Sotillion - Trithereon
Vogan - Wenta
Neutral Cyndor - Daern - Katay - Lendor
Osprem - Saint Cuthbert - Stern Alia
Tsolorandril - Vathris - Wee Jas - Zilchus
Beory - Boccob - Bleredd - Bralm - Breeka
Celestian - Daoud - Geshtai - Fharlaghn - Istus
Joramy - Kelanen - Mouqol - Nazarn - Obad-Hai
Velnius - Xan Yae - Xanag - Xerbo - Zuoken
Berna - Kurell - Kuroth - Llerg
Norebo - Olidammara - Procan
Ralishaz - Rudd - Telchur
Vatun - Zagyg
Evil Asmodeus - Earth Dragon
Hextor - Scahrossar - Zarus
Damaran - Incabulos - Kyuss - Meyanok - Nerull
Pyremius - Syrul - Tharizdun - Vara - Vecna
Beltar - Erythnul - Iuz - Karaan