Vaeril Keyric

Introduction

Known as both a madman and a genius, Vaeril Keyric was instrumental in the understanding of the soul and the ways it could be manipulated. His many accomplishments include the creation of the first Spriggan, the construction of the lost Lev Wynmenor, the first blueprints relating to Warforging, and peace between the Dwarves and the Elves.
Traitor. Criminal. Madman. Those are the terms used when Archmagus Vaeril Keyric's name is told in the books of the Elves.
Genius. Philanthropist. Savant. Those are the terms used when Archmagus Vaeril Keyric's name is told in the books of the Dwarves.
So who should we believe?
— Archmagus Vaeril Keyric, a Biography

Magnum Opus: The Soul

Among all the dozens of discoveries made by Vaeril Keyric, one stands above them all: The discovery and proof of the Sophontic Soul. The experiments required to research this phenomenon were considered vile by his peers but they did little to stop him. When his results became conclusive, the understandings of life, the Divine, and what happens in death were changed drastically.

Souls

The living essence of a Sophontic creature. It is used as a fuel source for the Divine. Notably, it can be found in select non-Sophontic creatures that fall under the Domain of a Divine. Only creatures with a soul can become Unfallen.

General Information

Honorary & Occupational Titles
Archmagus, Doctor, and Firstborn of House Keyric.
Life
2321 2600 279 years old
Circumstances of Death
Unknown, not confirmed to be dead.
Birthplace
Children


Cover image: by Damion Otter

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