The following is a list of all the Deities and great spirits in the world. As this is a game of Big Damn Heroes when selecting a Deity please choose one with either a good or neutral alignment. All others need to have GM approval.

Deity AL Portfolio Domains Fav. Weapon
Abadar LN cities, wealth, merchants, law Earth, Law, Nobility, Protection, Travel crossbow
Achaekek LE the Red Mantis, assassination Death, Evil, Law, Trickery, War sawtooth sabre
Ahriman (demigod) NE divs, genies, oblivion, cremation Darkness, Death, Destruction,Evil heavy flail
Alseta LN doors, transitions, years Community, Law, Magic, Protection dagger
Angradd LG fire, war Fire, Good, Law, War greataxe
Apsu LG dragons, glory, leadership, peace Creation, Earth, Good, Law, Travel bite or quarterstaff
Asmodeus LE tyranny, slavery, pride, contracts Evil, Fire, Law, Magic, Trickery mace
Besmara CN piracy, strife, sea monsters Chaos, Trickery, War, Water, Weather rapier
Bolka NG love, beauty Charm, Good, Healing mace
Brigh N invention, clockwork Artifice, Earth, Fire, Knowledge light hammer
Calistria CN trickery, lust, revenge Chaos, Charm, Knowledge, Luck, Trickery whip
Cayden Cailean CG freedom, wine, bravery Chaos, Charm, Good, Strength, Travel rapier
Camazotz CE bats, blood, caverns Animal, Chaos, Darkness, Evil, Trickery javalin
Chaldira Zuzaristan NG mischief, battle Good,Trickery, War short sword
Dahak CE destruction, dragons, evil, treachery Chaos, Destruction, Evil, Scalykind, Trickery bite or scourge
Desna CG dreams, stars, travelers, luck Chaos, Good, Liberation, Luck, Travel starknife
Dranngvit LN vengeance Knowledge, Law light pick
Droskar NE toil, slavery, cheating Artifice, Charm, Darkness, Evil, Trickery light hammer
Erastil LG farming, hunting, trade, family Animal, Community, Good, Law, Plant longbow
Fandarra N birth, death, earth, knowledge Community, Death, Earth, Knowledge, Plant stone dagger
Findeladlara CG art, architecture, twilight Air, Chaos, Community, Creation, Good quarterstaff
Folgrit LG mothers, children, the hearth Community, Law, Nobility, Good quarterstaff
Ghlaunder CE parasites, infection, stagnation Air, Animal, Chaos, Destruction, Evil spear
Gorum CN strength, battle, weapons Chaos, Destruction, Glory, Strength, War greatsword
Gozreh N nature, weather, the sea Air, Animal, Plant, Water, Weather trident
Groetus CN empty places, ruins, oblivion Chaos, Darkness, Destruction, Madness, Void heavy flail
Grundinnar LG friendship, loyalty Community, Good, Law hammer
Gyronna CE hatred, extortion, spite Chaos, Destruction, Evil, Madness dagger
Hadregash LE goblin supremacy, slavery, territory Law, Evil, Strength, War flail
Haggakal CE ogres, darkness, inbreeding Chaos, Evil, Madness, Strength greatclub
Hanspur CN rivers, river travel Chaos, Death, Travel, Water trident
Iomedae LG valor, rulership, justice, honor Glory, Good, Law, Sun, War longsword
Irori LN history, knowledge, self-perfection Healing, Knowledge, Law, Rune, Strength unarmed strike
Ketephys CG hunting, forestry, running, the moon Animal, Chaos, Good, Plant, Weather bow
Kols LN duty Law, Nobility hammer
Kurgess NG competition, bravery, sport Community, Good, Luck, Strength, Travel javelin
Lamashtu CE madness, monsters, nightmares Chaos, Evil, Madness, Strength, Trickery falchion
Magrim LN the underworld Law, Repose, Rune hammer
Milani CG hope, devotion, uprisings Chaos, Good, Healing, Liberation, Protection morningstar
Minderhal LE creation, justice, giants, strength Artifice, Earth, Evil, Law, Strength hammer
Naderi N suicide, romantic tragedy, drowning Charm, Repose, Water dagger
Nethys N magic Destruction, Knowledge, Magic, Protection, Rune quarterstaff
Nivi Rhombodazzle N gems, stealth, gambling Community, Earth, Luck, Trickery light hammer
Norgorber NE greed, secrets, poison, murder Charm, Death, Evil, Knowledge, Trickery short sword
Pharasma N fate, death, prophecy, birth Death, Healing, Knowledge, Repose, Water dagger
Rovagug CE wrath, disaster, destruction Chaos, Destruction, Evil, War, Weather greataxe
Sarenrae NG the sun, redemption, honesty, healing Fire, Glory, Good, Healing, Sun scimitar
Shelyn NG beauty, art, love, music Air, Charm, Good, Luck, Protection glaive
Sivanah N illusions, reflections, mystery Knowledge, Madness, Magic, Rune, Trickery bladed scarf
Thamir Gixx CE greed, opportunity Chaos, Evil, Trickery dagger
Thremyr CE ice, salt, tribute Chaos, Evil, War, Water greataxe
Torag LG the forge, protection, strategy Artifice, Earth, Good, Law, Protection warhammer
Trudd NG strength Good, Strength warhammer
Urazra CE battle, brutality, strength Animal, Chaos, Evil, Strength, War claw or spiked gauntlet
Urgathoa NE gluttony, disease, undeath Death, Evil, Magic, Strength, War scythe
Venkelvore NE famine, graves, torture Death, Destruction, Evil spear
Ydersius CE serpentfolk, immortality, poison Animal, Chaos, Evil, Nobility, Scalykind dagger
Yuelral NG magic, crystals, jewelers Artifice, Good, Knowledge, Magic dagger
Zarongel NE dog killing, fire, mounted combat Animal, Evil, Fire, Travel dogslicer
Zogmugot CE drowning, flotsam, scavenging Chaos, Evil, Trickery, Water sickle
Zon-Kuthon LE envy, pain, darkness, loss Darkness, Death, Destruction, Evil, Law spiked chain
Zursvaater LE conquest, slavery, weapons Evil, Fire, Law, Trickery, War greatsword
Zyphus NE accidental death, graveyards, tragedy Death, Destruction, Evil, Plant, War heavy pick


Eldest AL Areas of Concern Domains Favored Weapon
Count Ranalc CN betrayal, exiles, shadows Chaos, Darkness, Nobility, Travel rapier
Green Mother NE carnivorous plants, intrigue, seduction Charm, Evil, Earth, Plant sickle
Imbrex LN endings, statues, twins Community, Earth, Law, Strength dire flail
Lantern King CN laughter, mischief, transformation Charm, Chaos, Madness, Trickery dagger
Lost Prince N forgotten things, sadness, solitude Knowledge, Madness, Nobility, Repose quarterstaff
Magdh LN complexity, fate, triplets Knowledge, Law, Luck, Rune scythe
Ng N the seasons, secrets, wanderers Knowledge, Magic, Travel, Weather gauntlet
Ragadahn CE linnorms, oceans, spirals Chaos, Evil, Scalykind, Water whip
Shyka N entropy, reincarnation, time Death, Destruction, Madness, Magic light mace

Elemental Lords

Elemental Lord AL Areas of Concern Domains Favored Weapon
Ayrzul NE earth Destruction, Earth, Strength Morningstar
Hshurha NE air Air, Destruction, Weather longbow
Kelizandri NE water Destruction, Travel, Water trident
Ymeri NE fire Destruction, Fire, War longsword

Empyreal Lords

Empyreal Lord AL Areas of Concern Domains Favored Weapon
Andoletta LG consolation, respect, security Good, Knowledge, Law, Protection quarterstaff
Arshea NG freedom, physical beauty, sexuality Charm, Good, Liberation, Strength flail
Korada NG foresight, forgiveness, peace Good, Magic, Healing, Protection unarmed strike
Ragathiel LG chivalry, duty, vengeance Destruction, Good, Law, Nobility bastard sword
Sinashakti CG journeys, joy, messengers Chaos, Good, Luck, Travel shortbow
Valani CG change, growth, primality Chaos, Earth, Good, Weather club

Gods of the Dark Tapestry

Deity AL Portfolio Domains Fav. Weapon
Azathoth CN entropy, madness, mindless destruction Chaos, Destruction, Madness, Sun, Void warhammer
Bokrug CN revenge, storms, water Chaos, Destruction, Water, Weather ranseur
Cthulhu CE cataclysms, dreams, the stars Chaos, Evil, Madness, Void dagger
Hastur CE decadence, disorder, nihilism Chaos, Evil Rune, Void rapier
Mhar CN caverns, mountains, volcanos Chaos, Destruction, Earth, Fire heavy pick
Nyarlhotep CE conspiracies, dangerous secrets, forbidden magic Chaos, Evil, Knowledge, Magic and either Darkness for the Hunter of the Dark, or Trickery for the Black Pharaoh dagger for the Hunter of the Dark, quarterstaff for the Black Pharaoh
Shub-Niggurath CE fertility, forests, monsters Animal, Chaos, Evil, Plant, Void dagger
Xhamen-Dor NE decay, parasites, transformation Death, Evil, Plant, Trickery spear
Yog-Sothoth CN gates, space, time Darkness, Chaos, Knowledge, Travel, Void dagger


Name Type AL Portfolio Domains Fav. Weapon
Alichino Malbranche LE deception, madness, royalty Evil, Law, Madness, Trickery dagger
Alocer Infernal Duke LE beasts, hunters, tradition Animal, Evil, Law, Strength shortbow
Ardad Lili Whore Queens LE seduction, snakes, women Charm, Evil, Law, Scalykind dagger
Baalzebul Archdevil LE arrogance, flies, lies Air, Death, Evil, Law spear
Barbariccia Malbranche LE fecundity, predators, slaughter Animal, Evil, Law, Plant spiked gauntlet
Barbatos Archdevil LE animals, corruption, gateways Evil, Law, Magic, Travel quarterstaff
Belial Archdevil LE adultery, deception, desire Charm, Destruction, Evil, Law ranseur
Bifrons Infernal Duke LE fate, luck, patterns Creation, Evil, Law, Rune dire flail
Cagnazzo Malbranche LE elusiveness, fear, murder Death, Evil, Law, Travel short sword
Calcabrina Malbranche LE dreams, insanity, mystery Evil, Knowledge, Law, Madness kukri
Circiatto Malbranche LE gluttony, greed, undead Death, Evil, Law, Magic warhammer
Crocell Infernal Duke LE hidden waters, illusion, language Evil, Knowledge, Law, Water glaive
Deumus Infernal Duke LE apprehension, promises, terror Darkness, Death, Evil, Law halberd
Dispater Archdevil LE cities, prisons, rulership Evil, Law, Nobility, Trickery heavy mace
Doloras Whore Queens LE detachment, dispassion, pain Destruction, Evil, Law, Repose kukri
Draghignazzo Malbranche LE devastation, monsters, patience Destruction, Earth, Evil, Law greataxe
Eiseth Whore Queens LE battle, revenge, wrath Destruction, Evil, Law, War longbow
Eligos Infernal Duke LE flight, soldiers, watchfulness Air, Evil, Law, Travel lance
Farfarello Malbranche LE antiquity, death, mists Death, Evil, Knowledge, Law morningstar
Furcas Infernal Duke LE duty, flames, herbalism Evil, Fire, Law, Plant trident
Gaap Infernal Duke LE divination, illusion, water Evil, Law, Rune, Water shortspear
Geryon Archdevil LE forbidden knowledge, heresy, snakes Evil, Law, Strength, Water heavy flail
Graffiacane Malbranche LE corruption, elusiveness, vermin Animal, Evil, Law, Luck shuriken
Haborym Infernal Duke LE immolation, renewal, shackles Evil, Fire, Law, Protection longspear
Iaozrael Infernal Duke LE authority, hubris, liars Destruction, Evil, Law, Sun scythe
Jiraviddain Infernal Duke LE debility, dependence, frailty Community, Evil, Healing, Law sap
Kalma Infernal Duke LE burial rites, death, insects Animal, Death, Evil, Law heavy pick
Libicocco Malbranche LE rage, violence, wind Air, Destruction, Evil, Law scimitar
Lorcan Infernal Duke LE blood, rebirth, undeath Evil, Healing, Law, Repose short sword
Mahathallah Whore Queens LE death, fate, vanity Death, Evil, Law, Trickery net
Malacoda Malbranche LE cruelty, conquest, martial skill Evil, Law, Strength, War bastard sword
Malthus Infernal Duke LE architecture, expansion, waste Artifice, Evil, Knowledge, Law light crossbow
Mammon Archdevil LE avarice, watchfulness, wealth Artifice, Earth, Evil, Law shortspear
Mephistopheles Archdevil LE contracts, devils, secrets Evil, Knowledge, Law, Rune trident
Moloch Archdevil LE fire, obedience, war Evil, Fire, Law, War whip
Nergal Infernal Duke LE atrocity, pestilence, war Death, Evil, Law, War spiked chain
Ose Infernal Duke LE betrayal, doom, obsession Artifice, Evil, Law, Madness spiked gauntlet
Pirias Infernal Duke LE denial, drugs, wonder Evil, Law, Madness, Plant throwing axe
Quindiovatos Infernal Duke LE exploration, gems, legends Glory, Earth, Evil, Law rapier
Rubicante Malbranche LE fire, honor, nobility Evil, Fire, Glory, Law starknife
Ruzel Infernal Duke LE blasphemy, humor, undeath Death, Evil, Law, Trickery kukri
Sabnach Infernal Duke LE construction, parasites, toil Artifice, Evil, Law, Strength heavy crossbow
Scarmiglione Malbranche LE deceit, poison, temptation Charm, Evil, Law, Water hand crossbow
Titivilus Infernal Duke LE lies, propaganda, rhetoric Evil, Knowledge, Law, Trickery longsword
Uruskreil Infernal Duke LE armor, mercilessness, revelation Evil, Glory, Law, Strength falchion
Vapula Infernal Duke LE discovery, hubris, scholarship Evil, Knowledge, Law, Liberation quarterstaff
Vois Infernal Duke LE pollution, swamps, toads Evil, Law, Scalykind, Weather greatclub
Wylgart Infernal Duke LE condemnation, judges, revision Earth, Evil, Law, Protection sling
Xhasnaphar Infernal Duke LE masks, ugliness, volition Evil, Law, Liberation, Protection hand crossbow
Yan-gant-y-tan Infernal Duke LE hellspawn, misdirection, night Darkness, Evil, Law, Weather guisarme
Zaebos Infernal Duke LE arrogance, nobility, sexual perversion Destruction, Evil, Law, Nobility flail
Zepar Infernal Duke LE abduction, rape, transformation Charm, Evil, Law, Trickery bolas


Horseman AL Areas of Concern Domains Favored Weapon
Apollyon NE pestilence Air, Darkness, Destruction, Evil scythe
Charon NE death Death, Evil, Knowledge, Water quarterstaff
Szuriel NE war Evil, Fire, Strength, War greatsword
Trelmarixian NE famine Earth, Evil, Madness, Weather spiked gauntlet


Harbinger AL Area of Concern Domains Fav. Weapon
Aesdurath NE magical catastrophes, immortality, liches Death, Evil, Magic, Trickery dagger
Ajids NE mutilation, skinning, trophy taking Death, Evil, Madness, War war razor
Anogetz NE coups, animal attacks, revolution Animal, Destruction, Evil, Liberation spiked gauntlet
Arlachramas NE dehumanization, disposal, euthanasia Community, Death, Evil, Strength warhammer
Braismois NE broken deals, fine print, unfair bargains Evil, Knowledge, Rune, Trickery light mace
Cixyron NE electricity, gunpowder, poisonous metals Artifice, Earth, Evil, Knowledge musket
Corosbel NE failed martyrdom, false worship, ritual death Death, Evil, Repose, Trickery dagger
Diceid NE invasive species, mass extinction, natural disasters Animal, Evil, Plant, Weather scythe
Ealdeez NE reversion, regression, savage revenge Animal, Destruction, Evil, Strength greatclub
Folca NE abduction, strangers, sweets Charm, Evil, Travel, Trickery net


Name Type AL Portfolio Domains Fav. Weapon
Abraxas Demon Lord CE forbidden lore, magic, snakes Chaos, Evil, Knowledge, Magic flail
Aldinach Demon Lord CE sand, scorpions, thirst Animal, Chaos, Evil, Sun kukri
Andirifhku Demon Lord Demon Lord CE knives, illusions, traps Chaos, Evil, Luck, Trickery kukri
Angazhan Demon Lord CE apes, jungles, tyrants Animal, Chaos, Evil, Plant spear
Areshkagal Demon Lord CE greed, portas, riddles Air, Chaos, Evil, Trickery sickle
Baphomet Demon Lord CE beasts, labyrinths, minotaurs Animal, Chaos, Evil, Strength glaive
Cyth-V’sug Demon Lord CE disease, fungus, parasites Chaos, Earth, Evil, Plants scimitar
Daclau-Sar Nascent Demon Lord CE carrion, scavengers Animal, Chaos, Destruction, Evil spiked gauntlet
Dagon Demon Lord CE deformity, sea monsters, the sea Chaos, Destruction, Evil, Water trident
Deskari Demon Lord CE chasms, infestations, locusts Chaos, Destruction, Evil, War scythe
Flauros Demon Lord CE fire, salamanders, volcanoes Chaos, Evil, Fire, War spear
Gogunta Demon Lord CE amphibians, boggards, swamps Chaos, Death, Evil, Water whip
Haagenti Demon Lord CE alchemy, invention, transformation Chaos, Creation, Evil, Strength battleaxe
Hadregash Barghest Hero God LE goblins, slavery, territory Evil, Law, Strength, War flail
Izyagna Nascent Demon Lord CE angry mobs, ants Chaos, Evil, fire, War trident
Jezelda Demon Lord CE desolation, the moon, werewolves Animal, Chaos, Evil, Trickery scimitar
Jubilex Demon Lord CE ooze, poison, sloth Chaos, Destruction, Evil, Water heavy mace
Kabriri Demon Lord CE ghouls, graves, secrets Chaos, Death, Evil, Knowledge flail
Kostchtchie Demon Lord CE cold, giants, revenge Chaos, Evil, Strength, War warhammer
Mazmezz Demon Lord CE bindings, drider, vermin Animal, Chaos, Destruction, Evil net
Menxyr Nascent Demon Lord CE graverobbing, necrophilia Chaos, Death, Evil, Trickery heavy pick
Mestama Demon Lord CE cruelty, deception, hags Chaos, Charm, Evil, Trickery punching dagger
Murnath Nascent Demon Lord CE rats, sewers Animal, Chaos, Earth, Evil short sword
Nocticula Demon Lord CE assassins, darkness, lust Chaoos, Charm, Darkness, Evil hand crossbow
Nurgal Demon Lord CE deserts, the sun, warfare Chaos, Evil, Fire, Sun heavy mace
Orcus Demon Lord CE death, necromancy, wrath Chaos, Death, Evil, Magic heavy mace
Ovonovo Nascent Demon Lord CE sharks, shipwrecks Animal, Evil, Chaos, Water punching dagger
Pazuzu Demon Lord CE sky, temptation, winged creatures Air, Chaos, Evil, Trickery longsword
Shamira Nascent Demon Lord CE lost dreams, seduction of the pure Chaos, Charm, Evil, Nobility longbow
Shax Demon Lord CE envy, lies, murder Chaos, destruction, Evil, Nobility dagger
Shivaska Demon Lord CE aberrations, clocks, prisons Chaos,Darkness, Evil, Madness heavy flail
Sifkesh Demon Lord CE despair, heresy, suicide Chaos, Evil, Madness, Trickery war razor
Sithhud Nascent Demon Lord CE blizzards, the frozen dead Chaos, Death, Evil, Weather longsword
Socothbenoth Demon Lord CE perversion, pride, taboos Chaos, Charm, Evil, Travel quarterstaff
The Nightripper Nascent Demon Lord CE botched executions, pits Chaos, Darkness, Evil, Strength Bastard sword
Treerazer Nascent Demon Lord CE corruption of nature, pollution Chaos, Destruction, Evil, Plant greataxe
Urxehl Demon Lord CE natural disasters, storms, trolls Chaos, Evil, Fire, Weather greatclub
Vebkelvore Barghest Hero God NE famine, graves, torture Death, Destruction, Earth, Evil spear
Xoveron Demon Lord CE gargoyles, gluttony, ruins Chaos, Earth, Evil, Strength ranseur
Yamasoth Nascent Demon Lord CE cursed kingdoms, vile experiments Artifice, Chaos, Earth, Evil halberd
Yhidothrus Demon Lord CE age, time, worms Charm, Death, Evil, Repose spiked chain
Zarongel Barghest Hero God NE dog killing, fire, mounted combat Animal, Evil, Fire, Travel dogslicer
Zevgavizeb Demon Lord CE caverns, reptiles, troglodytes Animal, Chaos, Evil, Strength spiked gauntlet
Zogmugot Barghest Hero God CE drowning, flotsam, scavenging Chaos, Evil, Trickery, Water sickle
Zura Demon Lord CE blood, cannibalism, vampires Chaos, Death, Evil, Madness rapier

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