Special Sub-Topic: Deities of Midkemia 2
|Who are the Four Builders?|
Abrem-Sev, Ev-dem, Graf and Helbinor. They are named (in order) The Forger of Action, Worker from Within, Weaver of Wishes and The Abstainer.
|How many Greater Gods were left after the Chaos Wars?|
7. From the original 20 Greater Gods only 7 were left, the Four Builders plus Ishap, Arch-Indar and Nalar. Nalar went nuts after a while and had to be imprisoned under a mountain but that meant that Ishap and Arc-Indar had to sacrifice themselves.
|Who is Guis-Wa?|
God of the Huntsmen. The Red-Jawed Hunter is one of the most feared gods in The Kingdom of the Isles, though he is still greatly revered in The Empire of Great Kesh. Guis-wa is also known as The Bayer After Moons, The Revealer of Forbidden Knowledge, and The Wanter of All Things. He is of Evil/Chaotic alignment.
|Who is the God of Soldiers?|
Tith-Onanka. The God of War; this being is made up of two gods, Tith, the Tactician, and Onan-ka, the Happy Warrior, both of whom only half survived the Chaos Wars, and so joined for better chance of survival. Obviously he is the patron god of soldiers. He is also known as The Tactician, The Planner of Battles, The Joyful Warrior, and Two Face. Tith-Onanka is of Good alignment.
Onanka-Tith is the other halfs of Tith and Onanka that didn't survive the Chaos Wars.
|Which of these gods (or goddesses) died during the Chaos Wars?|
Eortis. Eortis is the Dead God of the Sea. He vanquished during the Chaos Wars. His province was taken over by Killian. Eortis is also known as Old Dolphin Fin. By the time of the Riftwar, he had been almost forgotten though there are some who still worship him.
|What is the most sacred jewel of the temple of Ishap?|
The Tear of the Gods. Every ten years a new Tear is formed under a mountain, it is then taken to the temple at Krondor before going to the Mother Temple at Rillanon. The Tear is believed to be the source of magic on Midkemia and should it be lost, there would be ten years when there would be no healing, no magic, prayers wouldn't be answered and there would be no hope; for the Tear is also what permits the communication with the Gods.
|Which priests are capable of banishing demons?|
Ishapians and followers of Lims-Kragma. While most of them can defeat minor dark creatures like elementals and Shadowstalkers and sometimes kill demons when the conditions are right ( such as demon that fears light being taken outside) only the Ishapians and the Followers of Lims-Kragma can do it anytime. Ishapians follow the greater god of order and balance and priests of Lims-Kragma follow the goddess of death who abhors all that goes against the natural order of things and has dominion over the other planes.
|True or false: Alma-Lodaka was a Valheru.|
t. Alma-Lodaka was the Valheru woman that created the Pantathians and their other world cousins, the Panath-Thiandns. She wore a red armour with a dragon.
|What goddess does James often call fickle?|
Ruthia. Ruthia is the goddess of luck. Those who pray to her play with a double-edged sword, as it is generally acknowledged that Ruthia is also the Goddess of Misfortune, not to mention very fickle. She is of Neutral alignment. Ruthia is also known as The Dancer Through Mens' Hearts.
|There is an order of clerics that likes to play heroes and defend people against injustice, often taking justice in their hands. Who are they?|
clerics of the god Kahooli. The sisters of the order of Kahooli are well known to be fearsome. They are trained in fighting and take a pledge to get revenge against anyone who harms them in any way. They tend to want to fight against injustice and are known to do terrible things to those they catch.
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