Campaign of the Month: August 2012
Word of OLIDAMMARA
HOME: He lives in the Den of Olidammara, which as situated in Ysgard, near to the border of Limbo.
ETHOS: Sometimes known as the “Bard of the Gods” and sometimes called “The Laughing Rogue”, he is a popular deity in non evil regions of the Flanaess (where Greyhawk is situated) and is a god of Music, Revels, Wine, Rogues, Humour and Tricks.
SYMBOL: Most Commonly a Mask or drawing of a Mask, but also a kanteel and the number nine.
CLERGY: Clerics of Olidammara often frequent taverns and inns, where they establish good relations with people while they are merry. They usually wear green, black and brown coloured robes and have short quick rituals to accompany any eating and drinking, often blessing the food and drink many times over.
TEMPLES: There are few temples. More commonly, the Priests will visit shrines, which are dotted throughout the Flanaess. Sometimes actual Inns and Taverns are converted to places of worship and may be considered temples.
FAVOURED WEAPON: Olidammara is a great musician and bard and wields the Kanteel of the Oldest, which he uses to enhance his magical powers.
RITUAL: Many blessings and rituals are performed over ingested food and drink and there are special rituals of music and poetry. The most important festival is Brewfest, a week of celebrating held in October. Others include The Great Escape (a celebration of Olidammara’s escape from the Godtrap of Zagyg), The Feast of the Doubling Dare and The Taste of a Hundred Years (an annual wine tasting event).
PORTFOLIO: Music, Revels, Wine, Rogues, Humour, Tricks
DOMAINS: Chaos, Luck, Trickery
ALIGN: Chaotic Neutral
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