Ilneval

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Ilneval
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Ilneval, as depicted in Dragon #62 (1982).
Title(s) Son of Strife, the Horde Leader, the War Maker, the Lieutenant of Gruumsh
Home Plane Infernal Battlefield of Acheron
Power Level Intermediate
Gender male
Class(es)
Alignment Neutral Evil
Portfolio Warfare, Leadership
Domains Courage, Destruction, Evil, Mysticism, War
Alias(es)
Superior Gruumsh

Ilneval is the orcish deity of Warfare and Leadership. His symbol is a bloodied longsword.

Description

He is armed with a longsword.

Relationships

In many campaign settings, the orcish pantheon of gods consists of the leader Gruumsh, as well as Bahgtru, Ilneval, Luthic, Shargaas, and Yurtrus.

Realm

Ilneval lives in the orcish realm of the Nishrek in Acheron. Nishrek is one face of the Battle Cube; the goblin realm, Clangor, is another, and the orc and goblin spirits battle endlessly.

Worshippers

Clergy

Ilneval's priests wear red metal armor and red metal helmets.

Temples, holy days, and rituals

Ilneval's holy days are on battle days. Blood and weapons are sacrificed to the War Maker both before and after battle.

Gallery

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Bibliography

  • Gygax, Gary. Unearthed Arcana. Lake Geneva, WI: TSR, 1985.