Lauchon

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Lauchon
Titles Soulseeker
Type Underworld Deity
Status Scattered into Shards

Lauchon the Soulseeker an ancient god of death who was worshiped by the first mortal civilizations of Shyish. He was destroyed by Nagash long ago, though fragments and shards of him still remain. The Soulseeker is deeply tied to the Amethyst Magic of Shyish and knows the location of every spirit in the Mortal Realms.[1a]

History

Age of Myth

The deity known as Lauchon the Soulseeker was worshipped by the first mortal civilizations of Shyish, until some point in the distant past when he was destroyed by Nagash.[1a]

Shards of the god still linger, for he is deeply tied to the Amethyst Magic of Shyish, and have become Endless Spells, sapient and predatory forces of magic that seek prey. Sigmar hunted down these shards and other predatory forces of magic and locked them away in his Stormvaults.[1a]

Age of Sigmar

One of the Shards of Lauchon the Soulseeker was sealed beneath Lethis, the Raven City, within the Midnight Tomb. This shard and others like it are released from the Stormvaults as the warring factions of the Mortal Realms ransack the ancient vaults in search of the artefacts within.[1a]

Powers

The Soulseeker, and his shards, knows where every soul within the mortal Realms can be found and for a hefty toll, a soul for a soul, can guide a spellcaster to their location.[1a]

Sources

Deities of the Mortal Realms and Beyond
Ascended AlarielleGrimnirGrungniKragnosMalerionMorathiNagashNerontes FaneSigmarTeclisTyrion
Elemental Gorkamorka (Bad MoonGorkGulping GodMork) • Newborn (DexcessaSynessa)
Chaos Gods Dark Gods (Great Horned RatKhorneNurgleSlaaneshTzeentch) • Necoho
Godbeast ArgentineAuroxisBehematBitterbloodBoingobBrondtosChimeracDracothionDrakatoaFangathrakFangtharGhillnarad DhorGnorrosGuardian of the BalestormHammergordHrunspuulHydragosIgnimbrisIgnaxJorharKharybtarKodzodonKrondLode-GriffonMammothasNagendraNyxtorOkaenosRakka NakRavenakSarathrascaShattatuskShurihurathaSkalokSkwidmunchaSpider GodTatto'Na'KottoTestudinousUlfdengnarlUr-PhoenixUrsricht‎Urs-SerkirVulcatrixVytrixYmnog
Unspecified Alhar-KrakenBeastgraveCunning AgtheymaGlareface FrazzlegitDreaming GodGreat Bull-RoarerGod of SharksGod-Worm of the Great VentIron DemiurgeKing of Broken ConstellationsManarchaelMirmidhMirrored TwinsMorghurMorrdaMother of All CatsMyrmidiaNharvolakNodh KurNulrakharObsidian EelOzolSamnethSotekRavokSavage MaidenStalagogTaalUnnamed God of PigeonsValayaVine GodVultzaYahmBeyond the Realms (Y'ulae)
Asur Pantheon AddáiòsAeshaAnathAthaertiDrakiraErekEstreuthKhaineKurnothLadriellaLileathMathlannMorai-HegNéthuThial
Deities of the Chaos Cults Aspect of Chaos (Devourer of ExistenceEver-Raging Flame) • Daemon-God (Great GathererHashut) • Eightfold Watcher
Old Ones ChotecHuanchiItzlTepok
Underworld Deities Brine-GodGazulLauchonPrince of CatsVannahXereus
ChosenDemigodsTypes (Aspect of ChaosDaemon-GodOld OnesTutelary DeitiesUnderworld DeitiesWinter Gods) • Pantheons (AsurDark GodsDuardinInvidianLords of MischiefOld Gods of AccarOrderSilent GodsSubterranean Gods)