Pantheon of Asherus

The established pantheon of Asherus is divided into several tiers, with divine beings possessing power in relation to the presence of their embodied creed.

The Primordial Quad
The most ancient of the divine tiers, comprised of the four elemental primordials that shaped the world into its current form with the Order of Planes, before falling into a deep slumber.

  • Akadi, primordial of elemental air. Alignment: Neutral. Domains: Knowledge, Tempest. Symbol: White cloud on blue background.
  • Grumbar, primordial of elemental earth. Alignment: Neutral. Domains: Nature, Tempest. Symbol: Mountains on purple background.
  • Istishia, primordial of elemental water. Alignment: Neutral. Domains: Tempest, Trickery. Symbol: A cresting wave.
  • Kossuth, primordial of elemental fire. Alignment: Neutral. Domains: Tempest, War. Symbol: A twining red flame.

The Divine Adjudicators
The gods who stood against the Infernal Caucus during the Age of Upheaval.

  • Bahamut, god of justice and nobility. Alignment: Lawful Good. Domains: Life, War. Symbol: Dragon’s head in profile.
  • Kelemvor, god of the dead. Alignment: Lawful Neutral. Domains: Life, Death. Symbol: Upright skeletal arm holding balanced scales.
  • Kord, god of strength and storms. Alignment: Chaotic Neutral. Domains: Tempest. Symbol: Sword with a lightning bolt crossguard.
  • Lathander, god of birth and renewal. Alignment: Neutral Good. Domains: Life, Light. Symbol: Road travelling into sunrise.
  • Oghma, god of knowledge. Alignment: Neutral. Domains: Knowledge. Symbol: Blank scroll.
  • Tymora, goddess of good fortune. Alignment: Chaotic Good. Domains: Trickery. Symbol: Face-up coin.

The Infernal Caucus
The corruption of the natural creeds embodied by the Divine Adjudicators made manifest, these unholy beings sought to overturn the Order of Planes during the Age of Upheaval.

  • Asmodeus, god of sin. Alignment: Lawful Evil. Domains: Knowledge, Trickery. Symbol: The Archstar.
  • Auril, goddess of winter. Alignment: Neutral Evil. Domains: Nature, Tempest. Symbol: Six-pointed snowflakes.
  • Shar, goddess of darkness and loss. Alignment: Neutral Evil. Domains: Death, Trickery. Symbol: Black disc encircled with a border.
  • Talona, goddess of disease and poison. Alignment: Chaotic Evil. Domains: Death. Symbol: Three teardrops on a triangle.
  • Tharizdun, god of eternal darkness. Alignment: Chaotic Evil. Domains: Trickery. Symbol: Inverted ziggurat.
  • Tiamat, goddess of wealth, greed and vengeance. Alignment: Lawful Evil. Domains: Trickery. Symbol: Dragon head with five claw marks.

The Corporeal Manifestations
These deities were not created when the Order of Planes was struck into being by the Primordial Quad. They are instead embodiments of the virtues and sins of all sentient things, brought into being through sheer belief.

  • Bane, god of tyranny. Alignment: Lawful Evil. Domains: War. Symbol: Upright black right hand, thumb and fingers together.
  • Bhaal, god of murder. Alignment: Neutral Evil. Domains: Death. Symbol: Skull surrounded by a ring of blood droplets.
  • Chauntea, goddess of agriculture. Alignment: Neutral Good. Domains: Life. Symbol: Blooming rose over grain.
  • Cyric, god of lies. Alignment: Chaotic Evil. Domains: Trickery. Symbol: White jawless skull on purple sunburst.
  • Gond, god of craft. Alignment: Neutral. Domains: Knowledge. Symbol: Toothed cog with four spokes..
  • Helm, god of protection. Alignment: Lawful Neutral. Domains: Life, Light. Symbol: Staring eye on upright left gauntlet.
  • Lliira, goddess of joy. Alignment: Chaotic Good. Domains: Life. Symbol: Triangle of three six-pointed stars.
  • Mask, god of thieves. Alignment: Chaotic Neutral. Domains: Trickery. Symbol: Black mask.
  • Torm, god of courage and self-sacrifice. Alignment: Lawful Good. Domains: War. Symbol: White right gauntlet.

Pantheon of Asherus

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