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Lohengrin

By Walter Crane - Pre Raphaelite Art, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=11617598, Lohengrin
By Walter Crane – Pre Raphaelite Art, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=11617598

Lohengrin is a legendary knight of the Holy Grail, often depicted in shining armor and wielding a sword. He is said to travel in a boat pulled by swans.

  • Gender – Male
  • Race – Human
  • Occupation – knight of the Holy Grail
  • Religion – Celtic Pantheon
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  • Languages – English
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Personality: Lohengrin is a chivalrous and brave knight who is willing to defend the innocent and help those in need. He is also known for his mysterious origins and reluctance to reveal his identity, making him a truly enigmatic figure.

Backstory: Lohengrin is a character from German Arthurian literature, first appearing in Wolfram von Eschenbach’s epic poem “Parzival.” The story tells of a young woman named Elsa who is falsely accused of murder. Lohengrin, a knight of the grail, comes to her defense in a boat pulled by swans and agrees to clear her name on the condition that she never ask his identity. Elsa agrees and he successfully proves her innocence. However, Elsa’s curiosity gets the better of her and she eventually asks Lohengrin his name and lineage, at which point he reveals that he is a member of the grail family and must return to his mystical home.

The story of Lohengrin has been adapted into various forms of media such as operas and films, with one of the most famous adaptations being the opera “Lohengrin” by German composer Richard Wagner.

Today, Lohengrin remains a popular character in literature and popular culture, serving as a symbol of chivalry, bravery, and selflessness.

Role in Game: Lohengrin could be a NPC that appears as a quest giver or a powerful enemy. He could also be a mentor or guide for the players, teaching them about chivalry and bravery.

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