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In all my reading of Realms material over the years, I've never seen the “Roman” approach to other pantheons practiced or even referenced. Other pantheons are generally acknowledged as real, just foreign—a natural effect of living in a world where the individual gods regularly and undeniably manifest in person. Instead, what you tend to see mentioned while ...


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Yay, I get to dust off some old books! Third and Second edition sources The AD&D 2nd edition Faiths and Avatars supplement covers Kelemvor in detail. I'll be quoting from his entry from the more recent 3rd Edition Forgotten Realms book Faiths and Pantheons. It says this about him: Cleric Alignments: LE, LG, LN ... Kelemvor urges his clerics to ...


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The Forgotten Realms wiki article on Duin is reasonably extensive and sources several sourcebooks its information is drawn from. Probably the most extensive writeup is the 3 1/2 page one in Demihuman Deities (1998). As for all the gods - start on the wiki, the Realms has spat out hundreds of pages of sourcebook on any topic imaginable. Just in my 2e ...


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This Is Entirely World, Location, And Church Dependent Asking for a general answer is nonsensical. St. Cuthbert existing across game settings also doesn't really make sense - St. Cuthbert has a lot of established lore in Greyhawk that doesn't necessarily apply. And St. Cuthbert's clergy are notoriously hard headed, so if Prelate Whoever wants to or doesn't ...


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There is no equivalent to the Faiths and Pantheons book for 5th edition yet, so you'll have to stick with the Player's Handbook, the Forgotten Realms Wiki, and Forgotten Realms books to get a better view of your chosen god. It's sad, but making Forgotten Realms a more central setting coincided with the move to not publish nearly as many books -- ...


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We now have irrefutable Rules As Written about the possibility that mere mortals can indeed kill a god. In the Sword Coast Adventurer's Guide page 20: Dead and Resurrected Gods Over and over, mourning bells have tolled for some of the deities of the Realms. Gods were struck down during the Time of Troubles, when the Spellplague wrought its ...



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