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Re: Temple of Id

Postby Azaghal » Sun Aug 22, 2010 5:22 am

As a side thought, wouldn`t Eros fit as an Immortal worshipped by the Duchy in the Mountains? (the name escapes me)
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Re: Temple of Id

Postby Havard » Sun Aug 22, 2010 9:07 pm

Azaghal wrote:As a side thought, wouldn`t Eros fit as an Immortal worshipped by the Duchy in the Mountains? (the name escapes me)


Duchy of the Peaks. Hehe, yeah maybe. Although Bacchus seems even more appropriate for their lifestyle... :twisted:

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Re: Temple of Id

Postby RobJN » Sun Aug 22, 2010 11:36 pm

You know, Hav, I would think that the very spot where the (a?) God of Time were killed would exhibit some very strange, unique properties....
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Re: Temple of Id

Postby Azaghal » Mon Aug 23, 2010 8:38 am

RobJN wrote:You know, Hav, I would think that the very spot where the (a?) God of Time were killed would exhibit some very strange, unique properties....


I would definiately have to second that, if nothing else eddies in the timestream. Probably areas that cause time displacement.
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Re: Temple of Id

Postby Havard » Tue Aug 24, 2010 6:04 pm

RobJN wrote:You know, Hav, I would think that the very spot where the (a?) God of Time were killed would exhibit some very strange, unique properties....


Indeed. My idea is that this is linked to the creation of the Well of Souls...

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Re: Temple of Id

Postby Yaztromo » Fri Dec 15, 2017 7:05 pm

BlackBat242 wrote: Depending on how "Greek" your Blackmoor is, there are lots more sibling godlings to work with:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thanatos

Actually, the Duchy of the Peaks can be seen as a fairly "Greek" land.
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Re: Temple of Id

Postby Yaztromo » Fri Dec 15, 2017 7:06 pm

Azaghal wrote:As a side thought, wouldn`t Eros fit as an Immortal worshipped by the Duchy in the Mountains? (the name escapes me)

I connect The Pygmalion to the Duchy of the Peaks as well.
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Re: Temple of Id

Postby Havard » Fri Dec 15, 2017 8:08 pm

Do we have any gods already associated with love, sexuality etc that might fit with the Duchy of the Peaks?

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Re: Temple of Id

Postby ripvanwormer » Fri Dec 15, 2017 9:25 pm

Havard wrote:Do we have any gods already associated with love, sexuality etc that might fit with the Duchy of the Peaks?


Phellia (goddess of love, magic, and vanity) seems appropriate.

I'd add Baldin, Calelrin, Fronaus, Hersh, and Volketh to their pantheon.

Phellia: Largest temple, openly celebrated, patron of lovers, beauty, and magic that facilitates that.
Baldin: Phellia's son, patron of musicians.
Hersh: God of gamblers and gambling-houses, prevalent in the Duchy of the Peaks.
Calelrin: God of dark secrets, patron of torture pits beneath the city streets, places where unwary patrons of the brothels and gambling-houses may disappear.
Volketh: God of assassins, a secret order that eliminates occupying forces or disappears them into Calelrin's pits.
Fronaus: God of law and nobles, ensures that contracts (for example, slavers' contracts and agreements to pay money to brothels and gambling-houses) are upheld.
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Re: Temple of Id

Postby Yaztromo » Fri Dec 15, 2017 9:35 pm

I think that, considering the Greek + psychology theme, we have to add also Thanatos (Eros & Thanatos).
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Re: Temple of Id

Postby BlackBat242 » Sun Dec 17, 2017 7:26 am

Most of this thread has been about Thanatos and his possible relation to the Temple of Id.
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Re: Temple of Id

Postby Yaztromo » Fri Dec 29, 2017 8:39 pm

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Re: Temple of Id

Postby Yaztromo » Thu Jan 04, 2018 6:54 pm

Gypsy saying from FFC: "Rider, Jewel and Marsh are a Doomful Threesome (see Temple of the ID)"
Can anybody explain this to a thick guy like me?

The Jewel should probably be a reference to the Orange Jewel held in a kind of amphitheatre in the town grown over the ancient ruins of the Temple of Id the other Gypsy saying from FFC: "The Jewel of the Sun will pierce any Darkness" but I'm not 100% sure about the rest.
Is there a reference to the Blue Rider? is he involved with the Temple of Id?
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