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  • Supernatural Beings

    *Supernatural Beings* refer to all entities which exist beyond the scope of what most people consider the 'natural world'. It refer to entities which are both human and non-human. All supernatural creatures posses an Impulse, an overriding urge which is …

  • Bogeyman

    Bogeyman is a wide category of what is generally referred to as 'lesser nightmares': weak, singular entities born of general human fear. Their form and shape are varied but it is generally understood that they cannot take human form and tend to prey on …

  • Vampire

    While creatures with vampiric behavior and qualities are known to exist world-wide, *Vampires* refer to a specific type of supernatural creature. They are primordial creatures of darkness, supposedly descended from the entity [[Protogenoi | Ki-Sikil-Lila …

  • Succubus

    Succubus (sometimes called Incubus when male) are shape shifting, usually incorporeal night demons known for having intercourse with men and women, usually to absorb their life-force. The progenitors of the Succubus race are said to be Lilith, Mahalath, …

  • Dhampir

    The rare offspring of humans and vampires. Dhampir are nothing more (or less) than supernaturally-active humans gifted with a weaker version of their parent's blood manipulation power and sometimes other gifts their parents may have. They posses either a …

  • Mage

    Mages are created, not born. Under most circumstances humans do not develop supernatural powers on their own, compared to all other beings, so it is accurate to say mages are thieves of power. A mage is created when a human, through arcane research, …

  • Spirit

    Spirit is the catch-all term for incorporeal beings of varied nature. In particular, it refer to animated manifestation of places and concepts (such as a tree, a street, a strong emotion or an element). Some spirits can [[The Taken | completely consume …

  • Lich

    A Lich is a [[Mage | mage]] which has transcended humanity by becoming an undead creature whose essence now lies in one (or more) near-indestructible receptacle. Unlike mages they are considered to be truly supernatural, as they have become more than just …

  • Ethereal

    Ethereals (also known as Astral Entities or Daimon) are incorporeal entities which dwell in the astral plane. They are a form of lesser spirits. Similar in composition to ghosts only having never been a living human before. They are generally considered a …

  • Demon

    _What exactly IS a demon, anyway? For a long time, this page has remained GM-only but at long last, the lore of Demons in the Worterburgh universe is unveiled._ h4. Demon as Function A demon is, first and foremost, a _function_ or nature to a being. …

  • Human Spirits

    Those who despise civilization tend to scoff at the idea that there is anything spiritual about modern man. They tend to constantly babble about the power of the ancient spirits of the earth, sky and sea and how towns and cities are cold and sterile …

  • Chud

    Canibalistic Humanoid Underground Dweller. A term from a 1984 horror movie, yet an apt one to describe these creatures. Chuds are warped humans, dwelling in [[The Pit | The Pit]]. The angry spirits of decay and corruption that permeate that place (in a …

  • Remnants of Scully

    Corpses infested by the parts of Oliviero, reanimated as vampiric familiars. They resemble bald, pale, squishy humans crossed with a tadpole with an elongated, deformed skull. Their faces open up and split into a triple-jointed jaw filled with tentacles. …

  • Astral Entities

    Astral Entities is a catch-all term for the myriads entities which dwell within The Border and the realms near the material world. They are countless in number, usually shapeless and mostly mindless. There they form their own ecosystem of thought-based …

  • Fenrir

    The spawns of the mythological Fenris, Fenrir are rare and powerful creatures in the shape of giant wolves or wolf-like hounds. Despite their feral appearance, they are at a human level of intelligence and are fully capable of speech. Few if any have ever …

  • Troll

    *Trolls* refer to a wide and loosely-defined category of creatures. Trolls are generally considered to be distinct from other [[Giant | Giants]] by their ravenous appetite and monstrous appearance, as trolls tend to resemble giant humanoids with plant or …

  • Giant

    *Giants* refer to a very, very large category of beings of varied origins whose only common defining feature is their large size, which can vary from 'taller than the average man' to 'higher than a mountain'. Some giants overlap with other categories of …

  • Fae

    *Fae* is by far the widest category of beings. Faeries stand at a crossroad between physical-yet-fleshy immortals and nature spirits. They are very varied in shape, abilities, disposition and mentality. h4. Elves 'Elves' are a subgroup of fey. They …

  • Alfar

    *Alfar* (sometimes called Ljósálfar), or Light Elves are natives of Alfheim. Physically, Alfar vary in appearance but all are tall, graceful and beautiful humanoids with nordic features. Their skin tend toward either pale hue (even going as far as to be …

  • Svartalfar

    *Svartalfar* (sometimes called myrkálfar) or Dark Elves are the dark counterparts to the [[Alfar | Alfar]]. Physically, Alfar vary in appearance but all are tall and graceful humanoids. Their apperance is far more varied than the Alfar. They can be …

  • Vanir

    *Vanir*, from what little is known of them skirt the line between fae and divine spirits of nature and life cycle. Physically, they tend to be much more brawny than their Alfar and Svartalfar counterparts, more similar to the gods of Asgard. Some Vanir …

  • Duergar

    Duergar are short stocky humanoids native to Nidavellir . Calling them 'dwarves' is an insult, as they are not simply humans suffering from a genetic condition. Upon closer inspection, a Duergar share vastly different proportions from a dwarf and is …

  • Fomori

    *Fomori* are giants, often hideous or bestial. They are especially skilled at twisting the minds of weak-willed mortals and many posses a gaze with a dreadful effect, able to bend time and space with but a glance.

  • Jinn

    *Jinn* are hard to define. They overlap between corporeal and incorporeal, spirit and non-spirit: their classification is one which is heavily rooted in Arabic culture. In that regard they are very similar to [[Fae | Fae]]. h4. Type of Jinn * [[Ghul …

  • Valkyrie

    The *Chooser of the Slain* appear as tall, muscular and beautiful nordic women. They serve the Norse pantheon and live in their land, possibly even inter-mingling with them. Valkyrie are consummate warriors who live for battle but their primary purpose is …

  • Ghost

    A Ghost is the psychic remain of a dead human (or near-human) being, which manifest as a form of spirit. * *Archaíos:* Called the 'elders of the dead', Archaíos are shades so ancient they may even predate humanity and, some claim, even gods. It is …

  • Nephilim

    Much ink has been spilled on the nature of the enigmatic Nephilim, They are sometimes held to be 'giants' and/or the 'sons of god and the daughters of man', which would make them potentially half-angel. Some say they descend from fallen angels (or are …

  • Unknown Spirits

    Unknown Spirits, as the name imply, are spirits which defy classification. They may or may not come from levels of reality humans can't grasp. Or maybe they come from parts of reality which are lost.

  • Unnamed Gods

    The Unnamed Gods claim to be gods/divine spirits...but they go unrecorded in human history and mythology. Some believe they are gods which history has erased, coming from isolated or long-gone people who left no physical traces of their existence. Some …

  • Anguis

    Anguis (or Lumasi, Vritran, or Primordial Snakes) are creatures of primordial chaos. Anguis descend from one or more emanation of primordial chaos, monsters which rivaled and in many cases predated the gods. Creatures such as Tiamat, Apophis, Jormungandr, …

  • Soul Rot

    Soul Rot is a horrible, horrible disease which inflict damage both physical and metaphysical, screwing with the delicate balance of the body. Left unchecked it will rot the life force and soul of the individual until they become an empty shell.

  • Walking Dead

    Walking Dead refer to all the lesser supernatural being which take the form of a mostly-mindless corpse and those created by necromancers. They are generally weak creatures, only a threat in large numbers or to an ill-equipped ordinary person.

  • Revenant

    _See also [[Vampiric Being | Vampiric Being]]._ Revenant refer to most form of the physical Undead which are the result of a human dying and its body returning to life as a supernatural being. Unlike the weaker, more simplistic [[Walking Dead | Walking …

  • Ghul

    Ghul are necrophagous shapeshifters. Their true form (which is rarely seen) is a horrific, pale, fleshy thing which look almost decomposed in spite of them being very much alive. In spite of their monstrous appearance and disgusting feeding habits they …

  • Protogenoi

    Protogenoi are, supposedly, the oldest entities in existence. Named after the Greek Primordial deities, they are said to be the most primal emanations of reality, representing cosmic principles and thus making them on a level far above most creatures …

  • Protoplast

    Protoplast were, depending how one interpret them, proto-humans of great powers (if not the prototypes of humans) or humans with ties to the most [[Protogenoi | primordial forces]]. In essence, they were the 'Primordial Man' of mythology. There may or …

  • The Taken

    The idea that spirits can influence or even control people is nothing new. The Taken are living beings, human or animal, which have been completely and utterly claimed by a Spirit. In essence, it give the spirit a fully physical body, one which grant it …

  • Monad

    The Monad. The all. The cosmic mind. The akashic records. The World. Omeoteotl. God. It's long been theorize that if there was to be a being 'on top' of all and which everything would be part of, it would be such a being. No one has seen it, let alone …

  • Reptoid

    While there are reported communities of ancient lizard men living both in the material and supernatural realms alongside other beings, *Reptoids* are something else entirely. Natural shape shifters with poisoned fang, minds and tongues these creature are, …

  • Wendigo

    There are two type of Wendigo, which are closely related: * Wendigo Spirit, which are spirits of hunger and the cold and appear as corpse-like monsters who float on bloody stump. They vary from vaguely-human to animalistic. These creatures are rare and …

  • Cambion

    Cambion are the children of human and demons, most commonly of a human and a succubus. Their appearance is usually completely humanoid and their powers fairly variable. Demonic blood can stick in a family for a generation or two and then disappear, only …

  • Cyborg

    A Cyborg refer to an organism with both organic and mechanical parts. As science advance, cyborgs are becoming closer and closer to a reality. Yet, this page is not talking about those but rather cyborgs created through supernatural means. If magic is …

  • Elemental

    *Elementals* are spirits of one or more element (usually the 'classic elements', the chinese 'agents' or more recently of the periodic table). *Archelemental* are the greatest of their kind, vast and powerful beings who embody a more primal form of …

  • Decans

    The *Decans*, sometimes called Aethyr or Celestine are the ill-defined cosmic forces and principles which may or may not be singular entities, a realm or a sentient realm of their own. The Decans, depending on one's view exist below, beside or above the …

  • Immortal

    Immortals are, supposedly, humans who have as the name implies become immortal. It is unknown if this mean simply unaging or functionally immortal. Should they exist, immortals would have to meet the following criteria: * Is immortal, either unaging or …

  • Ancient Races

    The so-called *Ancient Races* refer to sentient, semi-civilized or civilized races which seemingly existed on earth long ago. Some are extinct while others still live, either in the material world or deeper into the Supernatural Realms. While generally …

  • Rakshasa

    Rakshasa are a race of man-eating monsters, possibly demons, primarily native to Asia. They are monstrous in appearance but what form they can take is in fact quite varied: long fang, tusks, multiple fingers, arms or heads are common as well as brightly …

  • Asura

    The Asura are a race of being which can be classify as both deity and demons. Their primary and most notable trait is that of great aggression and passion. Asura thrive on conflict and competition of all kind. Many Asura have multiple arms and/or heads as …

  • Deva

    The Deva (also known as Tenbu to the japanese) are a race of spirits, whose most powerful members are frequently part of the Hindu and/or Buddhist pantheon. Deva frequently appear as beautiful, if oddly colored humans with multiple arms.

  • Tengu

    Tengu are a race of monsters which, while commonly described as birds, in fact share the qualities of bird _and_ dogs. There are various types and breed of Tengu, with a varying level of human and animal traits. Tengu are naturally very agile and precise …

  • List of Supernatural Beings

    h4. Mortals Not actually supernatural, but included nonetheless because this is the only race list on the wiki. Mortals include humans, as well as those races who generally display little to no supernatural attributes: they might not be 'human' but …

  • Ogre

    Related to [[Bogeyman | Bogeymen]] and [[Giant | Giants]] yet seemingly breeding true, Ogre are a varied lot of monstrous humanoids with foul habits, commonly appearing as large, monstrous creatures with a varied level of human features. Some say you …

  • Camazotz

    The *Camazotz* (named after the god they descended from), also known as the *Night Drinkers* were an extended vampire clan which inhabited Middle and Southern America. They were masters of the night sky and acted as dark messengers and priests to gods of …

  • Merfolk

    *Merfolks* refer to a large category of sentient, aquatic humanoids with partial animalistic features. The exact details vary, with the most famous being humans with a fish tail for legs but more unusual specimen exist. Some Merfolks overlap with other …

  • Spartoi

    The *Spartoi* are a race of supernatural, war-like humanoids with ties to dragons. The first Spartoi were a form of spontaneously-generated homunculus, artificially-created humans. They were born as adults and able to fight from birth. These first …

  • Amazon

    The *Amazon* are a belligerent race of warrior-women, claiming descent from Ares. Aside from unusual strength and endurance they are mostly identical to human females and perfectly able to interbreed with humans. Since they hate men, they kidnap human or …

  • Doppelgänger

    They don't exist. And yet they exist, another testament to how weird the supernatural can get. There is no true, major, central race of creatures which imitate a specific person. Rather it is more accurate to say Doppelgänger are a phenomenon with varied …

  • Demon Lord

    *Demon Lords* are the most powerful of demons. Their exact nature and the extent of their powers is unknown as are their exact number or ranks. h4. Known Demon Lords * [[Beelzebub]], a former deity and the lord of flies * [[Leviathan]], the ancient …

  • Calla

    She is an alraune, a vampiric familiar created from a plant by [[:oliviero-scully-calaveras | Oliviero Scully Calaveras]]. Exist to provide him a backup haven in Worterburgh but has since gone rogue. Calla work at the [[The Secret Valley | Secret …

  • Hung Shao

    Criminal mastermind and would-be ruler of Worterburgh's Chinatown, Hung Shao was cursed long ago to walk the world neither living or dead, neither flesh and blood nor spirit but forever trapped in-between He run all manner of illegal activities in …

  • Vadik Malgar Thanasis

    Rarely seen, Vadik Malgar Thanasis is one of Worterburgh's crime lord, primarily doing in the drug trade and owning some shady business. He has a rather hand-off approach to these things, however, preferring to run his vampiric cult and dedicating himself …

  • Avksenti Malgar Thanasis

    The right hand man (and 'son') of [[:vadik-malgar-thansis | Vadik Malgar Thanasis]] is much more active in the city, if only to actively run a criminal network and recruit (or enslave) people in his father's cult. He's only been a vampire for about more …

  • The Maw

    The true name and identity of the entity once nicknamed 'Legion' by Decollati. Seemingly the leader and patron of [[The Gathering | The Gathering]].