Guardians of the Highest Citadel: Agak the Father of Ghouls and (*) the Mirrored Prince

(I have added a slight modification to the 1st (Helicon) and 7th (Abraxas) guardians, described in prior installments, based on a conversation with a friend. Helicon warns any adventuring party about his 8 brothers, stating that the last one is so powerful he will slay at least one of them with certainty. However, should they … More Guardians of the Highest Citadel: Agak the Father of Ghouls and (*) the Mirrored Prince

Guardians of the Highest Citadel: Helicon & Barathrum

The First Guardian. Helicon is a robed, humanoid figure no larger then a child. Dressed in robes of tattered silk, its face hidden in shadows, he skitters across the floor on a thousand hidden legs. His voice is deep and distorted, as though it were speaking from a well or tunnel. Helicon’s lair is an … More Guardians of the Highest Citadel: Helicon & Barathrum

Guardians of the Highest Citadel: Sartoom & Abraxas

Inviolate and unimpeachable is the Highest Citadel, the redoubt of the dead and splintered gods of the Age of Dusk. Within its impenetrable walls are said to exist riches unimaginable, the artifice of deities and the secret to immortality itself. Over the long aeons, many have tried breaching the Citadel, and none have succeeded. In … More Guardians of the Highest Citadel: Sartoom & Abraxas