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Orion

Landscape with Orion or Blind Orion Searching for the Rising Sun Nicolas Poussin (1594–1665), Orion
Landscape with Orion or Blind Orion Searching for the Rising Sun Nicolas Poussin (1594-1665)

A great hunter he is a shaman, the master of the animals.

Orion is the son of Poseidon and Euryale, daughter of Minos, King of Crete. Orion could walk on the waves because of his father; he walked to the island of Chios  where he got drunk and attacked Merope, daughter of Oenopion, the ruler there.  In vengeance, Oenopion blinded Orion and drove him away.

Orion stumbled to Lemnos  where Hephaestus has his forge. Hephaestus told his servant, Cedalion, to guide Orion to the uttermost East where Helios, the Sun, healed him; Orion carried Cedalion around on his shoulders. Orion returnedto Chios to punish Oenopion, but the king hid away underground and escaped Orion’s  wrath. Orion’s next journey took him to Crete where he hunted with the goddess  Artemis and her mother Leto, and in the course of the hunt, threatened to kill every beast on Earth. Mother Earth objected and sent a giant scorpion to kill Orion. The creature succeeded, and after his death, the goddesses asked Zeus to place Orion among the constellations.

Orion has the basic statistics of an Elysian Titan armed with the weapon below.

Trojan War: Roleplaying in the Age of Homeric Adventure

A Mythic Vistas Sourcebook for the d20 System
Written by Aaron Rosenberg

Orion’s  bronze Mace

Orion wielded  this +4 Gargantuan heavy mace in battle, dealing  4d6 points of base damage and when he transformed into a constellation, his weapon remained in the world of mortals. The wielder of Orion’s bronze Mace gains a +2 to bonus to his Strength and Constitution scores, and may cast heroism once per day as a free action as cast by a 20th level spellcaster.

Strong  enchantment and transmutation; CL 20th; Weight 12o lbs.

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