Sigil Bestiary – The Erinys

As a poet once said of them: “the Erinyes, that under earth take vengeance on men, whosoever hath sworn a false oath”. The Erinyes, singular Erinys, were created for one specific task: to hear the prayers brought by mortals against the insolence of the young to the aged, of children to parents, of hosts to guests, and of householders or city councils to suppliants; and to punish such crimes by hounding the culprits relentlessly. An Erinys is a spirit of vengeance, not justice, who takes great pleasure in her work. The Erinyes can take any form they need to accomplish their tasks. To some they are old crones and to others

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Sigil Emporium – Glow Spores

Deep beneath the earth, in the harshest of climates, there grow subterranean fungi that would, all things being equal, never have become anything more than a footnote in botanical history. However, fate had other ideas. The otherworldly creatures of this inhospitable underworld took a liking to this fungi. They ate all that they could find, but could not digest the fungal spores. Between the spores’ essential qualities and the creatures’ digestive tracts, the spores came out the other end utterly changed in the best of ways, and by being pressed and compressed by the earth through the thousands of years it takes to get to the surface, the spores formed glowing

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Sigil Bestiary – Demon Legionnaire

They are called Legionnaires, for they are many. These footsoldiers of hell are as wicked as they are innumerable. They are frontline of hell’s assault on the mortal realm, and their only concern is to cause as much carnage as possible before they are sent screaming back to hell. Legionnaires are atrocious to behold, but easy to identify. They have dark, furry, tailed bodies with scaly arms and legs and talons for fingers and toes. Their horned heads may be any beast’s head, from an eagle to a wolf to a lion and many more. Curiously, they have a second face on their groin in lieu of genitals, and this one

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Sigil Emporium – Crown of the Elemental King

They say that long ago, in a distant land, there lived gods among men; rulers of civilisations who could command the natural world as easily as they did men. These kings were blessed by the gods with Crowns that gave them ultimate control over a specific element. And over time e they, and their kingdoms, began to resemble the elements they controlled. The Water King ruled over an island thalassocracy, the Earth King controlled the mountains and its valuable mines, the Lightning King ruled the plains and its thunderstorms raged as hard as his legions of chariots, and so and so forth. But the gods were petty, and would not let

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Sigil Bestiary – Titan

The greatest of all giants and rivals to the gods, the Titans are the undisputed lords of creation. They are able to wrestle elder dragons, tame leviathans, and hunt behemoths for sport. Truly there is nothing a Titan cannot do. Or, rather l, nothing a Titan could do. Those halcyon days of Titan supremacy have long passed, replaced by the age of man. While humans are nothing more than gnomes and dwarves to a Titan, they have one thing the giants lack: flexibility of thought. A Titan’s mind is as rigid as his body is large, and he cannot adapt well to a changing landscape. As human civilisation flourished, the Titan’s

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