Demonic Compendium - Beast

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Demon Alignment
Light-Law Light-Neutral Light-Chaos
Neutral-Law Neutral Neutral-Chaos
Dark-Law Dark-Neutral Dark-Chaos
Unique/Unfusable/Unrecruitable (Black)

Affinity The demon can start with up to three skills of its affinity's type.
Ailments A blanket term for mind, nerve, and curse skills.
Destroy A blanket term for skills that strike the target or targets dead instantly.
Drain The demon is healed by skills of this type.
Immune The demon cannot be affected by skills of this type.
Magic A blanket term for fire, ice, force, and lightning skills.
Reflect The demon reflects skills of this type back to the caster.
Resist Skills of this type are less effective against the demon.
Start The demon automatically starts with this skill.
Tier The demon's starting tier.
Weak Skills of this type are more effective against the demon.

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Alignment: Neutral
Tiers: Common - Exalted
Supernatural beasts. Beasts are among the physically stronger demon clans, and their abilities in attack and defense are not anything to scoff at.
Inugami.jpg Inugami
Tier: Common
Immune: Fire, Death
Resist: Ice
Weak: Lightning, Force
Affinity: Fire
A canine demon from Japanese mythology, most commonly assigned to avenge or protect their summoners. Inugami are capable of existing independently, sometimes even turning on their "owners" and possessing them.
Nekomata.jpg Nekomata
Tier: Common
Immune: Force
Resist: Physical
Weak: Lightning
Affinity: Mind
Start: Feral Claw
A cat from Japanese mythology with supernatural abilities. A cat may become a nekomata if it is allowed to keep a long tail, which forks in two.
Kitsune.jpg Kitsune
Tier: Common
Resist: Death, Mind, Curse
Weak: Expel
Affinity: Mind, Curse
Start: Agi
Fox demons from Japanese mythology. Tricksters by nature, they vary in disposition from friendly to hostile. In all cases, their power is measured by the number of their tails, with nine indicating tremendous power and wisdom.
RatatoskrIcon.jpg Ratatoskr
Tier: Common
Immune: Mind
Affinity: Mind
Start: Feral Thrust
The squirrel that runs up and down the Yggdrasil, the World Tree of Norse mythology. Its name means "drill-tooth," and it ferried slanderous messages between Níðhöggr at the bottom of the tree and an eagle at the top.
Gryphon.jpg Griffin
Tier: Grand
Resist: Force
Affinity: Force, Physical
Start: Patra
A legendary creature with the body of a lion and the head and wings of an eagle.  It is equated with divine power and protection.
Yeti.jpg Yeti
Tier: Grand
Immune: Ice
Weak: Fire
Affinity: Physical
Start: Fog Breath, Ice Attack
A famous ape-like cryptid said to inhabit the Himalayan region of Nepal and Tibet.  Its name literally means "that thing."
Tan-Ki.jpg Tan-ki
Tier: Grand
Drain: Lightning
Resist: Physical
Weak: Fire
Affinity: Lightning
Start: Poison Breath
A giant turtle creature from Japanese folklore, born from the spirit of earth.
Orthrus.png Orthrus
Tier: Grand
Immune: Fire
Weak: Ice
Affinity: Fire, Physical
Start: Fire Breath, War Cry
The two-headed dog from Greek mythology that belonged to the giant, Geryon. He guarded a herd of red oxen, and fought Hercules.
Senri.jpg Senri
Tier: Exalted
Immune: Expel
Weak: Lightning
Affinity: Force
Start: Feral Claw, Gem Hunt
In Japanese folklore, the senri are creatures that come into being when an extremely old mountain cat undergoes a spiritual transformation. It can take the form of a beautiful young lady and seduce unfortunate men that wonder into the mountains in order to drain them of life.
DawonIcon.jpg Dawon
Tier: Exalted
Drain: Fire
Resist: Ice, Force, Lightning
Weak: Death
Affinity: Fire
A sacred tigress (sometimes portrayed as a lioness) that originated from Tibetan legend, but was later adapted for Hindu mythology. In the later myth, it was offered by the gods to serve the goddess Durga as a mount. As Durga fought wielding ten weapons in her many hands, Dawon supported her mistress by attacking foes with its claws and fangs.
Tammuz.jpg Tammuz
Tier: Exalted
Immune: Death
Affinity: Healing, Support
Start: Death Touch
Ishtar's husband and a Sumerian god of food and vegetation. After Ishtar left the underworld, she saw Tammuz not mourning her death and, thus enraged, chose him to be her replacement in the underworld.
CerberusIcon.jpg Cerberus
Tier: Exalted
Reflect: Fire
Immune: Death
Resist: Physical
Weak: Ice
Affinity: Fire, Physical
Start: Lemegeton
The guardian hound of Tartarus in Greek myth. It is the offspring of Typhon, the giant of wind, and Echidna, the mother of monsters. Orthrus is its older brother.

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