Below is an abridged version of the full paper. She is the patron of the minotaurs after having defeated the primordialBaphomet.She lives with Pelor in Hestavar, where they are known as "the King and Queen of Light" and rule the city. Never stoop to the level of liars. The Endless Athenaeum[5] It’s been an absolute pleasure to see all your amazing works and see the progress that you’ve all gone through. C17 ; Great Big Library of Everything: The Atheneeum, of course, with hundreds of thousands of books.Scanlan has to find one specific book to earn Ioun's favor. C3 Many folks are just standard researchers, caretakers, and historians. She/her/hers The Cobalt Soul is an order that worships Ioun, the Knowing Mistress, and serves as an antagonistic counterpart to the Assembly. Critical Role airs live on Thursdays at 7pm Pacific time at twitch.tv/criticalrole. . C12 *SPOILERS ep 105 * Sprigg gives his Prophecy to Vox Machina and Matt Mercer lets us see what he has planned after this campaign. Inspired designs on t-shirts, posters, stickers, home decor, and more by independent artists and designers from around the world. Donate to their Go Fund Me. Uphold and teach the importance of reason, perception, and truth in guiding one’s emotions and path. Scanlan Shorthalt and Lionel Gayheart discovered a ziggurat on the continent of Marquet,[12] within the Smouldercrown Mountains. The Cobalt Soul is an order that worships The Knowing Mistress, Ioun. The Chosen One: Scanlan emerges as Ioun's. She devised the Prime Trammels that could be used to help banish a god from the Material Plane. As an NPC, Ioun is played by Matthew Mercer . The Curator of the Vasselheim branch, at the time of the events of Campaign Two, had dual leadership of the Cobalt Soul with the High Curator of Rexxentrum. (It only cures damage taken while the character is using the stone.) It’s been an absolute pleasure to see all your amazing works and see the progress that you’ve all gone through. I know so much as happened, but i want to take a moment to agnowledge the fact that, since Veths con got nerfed post revethification and Caleb got the ioun stone, for the first time in C2 history, Caleb has more hit points than someone. Scanlan found that continuously singing about the Tome he sought, especially with the aid of Mythcarver, attracted the spectral servants to assist him, and on the back of Vex's broom he raced to the appropriate bookshelf. Many types of Ioun stone exist, each type a distinct combination of shape and color. Last seen Art by Aaron Riley. Though the entire pantheon of Exandria is presented in the Tal’Dorei Campaign Setting, we thought we could all do with a refresher on the deities that have been specifically mentioned on Critical Role thus far. Spoilers. "The Fear of Isolation" (1x105) Sprigg turned out to be the unwitting mortal "key" to Ioun’s realm. (joking but also actually kind of want this to happen) Tharizdun, the Chained Oblivion, is the mad deity of death and trickery. Worshipers The pale lavender and lavender and green stones work like a rod of absorption, but absorbing a spell requires a readied action, and these stones cannot be used to empower spells. "Flowers for Algernon" Syndrome: Ioun gives Grog and Percy the knowledge required to forge the prime trammels, but with the caveat that the knowledge will be lost to them when the forging is complete. She opposes Vecna, who deals in dark secrets and hidden knowledge. All orders are custom made and most ship worldwide within 24 hours. Erathis is the unalignedgod of civilization, inventions and law. Uphold and teach the importance of reason, perception, and truth in guiding one’s emotions and path. Uphold and teach the importance of reason, perception, and truth in guiding one’s emotions and path. While the Mighty Nein sleep, Jester is shown the true nature of the Traveler — he is the Archfey Artaganof the Morncrown, and not quite a god. The pale lavender and lavender and green stones work like a rod of absorption, but absorbing a spell requires a readied action, and these stones cannot be used to empower spells. Thanks to Shalizeh7 for this art piece! There are multiple floors, with at least four full fifteen-foot high tiers visible from the interior, with many little pocket chambers. . Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. [16], This library is located on the western side of the Pentamarket in the Interstead Sprawl of Zadash.[17]. Ioun asks if they believe they have the strength to fight him; they respond that they have been gathering the blessings of the gods for this fight. From its exterior, it is a grand dome of blue, polished stone, and within, its collection of knowledge is so great enough to draw individuals from far and wide to study here. Along the way, Scanlan learned that casting a sufficiently powerful spell into the Tome would reveal the book’s text. Some members of the Cobalt Soul are monks, while others are knowledge clerics of Ioun, bards, or fighters. 31; Hello! General information Let's talk endgame. When you use an action to toss one of these stones into the air, the stone orbits your head at a … Pike, a cleric of Sarenrae, had spent much of her time in the Critical Role timeline restoring a ruined Temple of Sarenrae in Vasselheim.When Vox Machina visited the goddess on the Island of Renewal, she told Pike that she had been "a guiding light for these wonderful champions and so many more." C1 372 votes, 40 comments. It dreams the infinite Abyss and its demon hordes into being.3 1 Appearance 2 History 3 Worship 3.1 Commandments of the Chained Oblivion 3.2 Known Worshipers 4 References Tharizdun is depicted, if at all, as "a creature of rolling, hungry ink and darkness",3 a spreading cloud of lightless destruction. I’m Dani Carr, Production Coordinator and Worshiper of Ioun. (To. Specials Critical Role (Web Series) Relationships: Fjord/Jester (Critical Role) Beauregard/Yasha (Critical Role) Characters: Jester (Critical Role) Fjord (Critical Role) Beauregard (Critical Role) Yasha (Critical Role) Mollymauk Tealeaf; Caleb Widogast; Nott (Critical Role) Ioun (Dungeons & Dragons) Additional Tags: Partying; Dancing Ioun is the goddess of knowledge, arcana, philosophy and stories. [13], The Knowing Mistress is one of the deities approved for worship within the Dwendalian Empire.[14]. [35] She baited the Oblivion to her central temple where Whitestone now stands. After Critical Role, everyone needs to take a second to breathe and process. C9 She opposes Vecna, who deals in dark secrets and hidden knowledge. Glorious goods include apparel, dice sets, pins, journals and more. Holy day Critical Role; Critical Recap: Critical Role C2E91 (Stone to Clay) Written by Dani on January 22, 2020 . Chapters Pelor's directions led Vox Machina to Sprigg’s home. This is Critical Role! {{art caption}} ----- autoformat art credits/captions, {{ep}} ----- autoformat links to episodes, {{ep ref}} ----- inline episode references, {{infobox character}} ----- infobox for character pages, {{infobox episode}} ----- infobox for episode pages, {{new artist category}} ----- boilerplate for new artist category pages, {{new character}} ----- boilerplate for new character pages, https://criticalrole.fandom.com/wiki/Champion_of_Ioun?oldid=103509, This title made Scanlan a prime target for. The Champion of Ioun is the servant of Ioun, the Knowing Mistress. Titles [36][2], Pelor told Vox Machina that Ioun had the design for the artifact necessary to banish Vecna, and gave them directions to the key, near the Pools of Wittebak.[37]. Pronouns Alignment ). More than 800 years ago during the Calamity,[8] Ioun baited the rampaging Tharizdun to her central temple there, but Tharizdun badly wounded her and nearly destroyed her,[9] causing her temple to sink underground in her sorrow. When you use an action to toss one of these stones into the air, the stone orbits your head at … This will take an action to cast. High quality Critical Role gifts and merchandise. In a brilliant twist, Ioun makes Grog her champion and takes everyone else to task for giving him shit for being illiterate. "The Endless Atheneum" (1x106) As an Expositor for the Cobalt Soul Detective Agency, Beauregard Lionett is integral in protecting the fine balance of magic and technology that exists in the city. Many types of Ioun stone exist, each type a distinct combination of shape and color. Realm She imbued the mighty Grog with the knowledge to be proficient with blacksmithing tools, and incepted the design for Prime Trammels into the mad genius Percy, so that together they could forge the implements to make banishing Vecna feasible. Learn their secrets and unveil them to the world. (It only cures damage taken while the character is using the stone.) None[5] In the hidden residence of Sprigg the Obnoxious, Vox Machina learned the hard way that they weren’t the only ones with an eye on the key to Ioun. The general policy of The Cobalt Soul branches is to be open to the public under supervision, though they have off-limits areas requiring special approval for access. Guest starring Darin De Paul. These familiar voices bring the audience into the full experience of D&D, allowing imaginations to soar as the characters embark on adventures. Pre-Stream it has a save DC of 10 with an increase of 5 for every one of the tremels(? Fan art of Scanlan as the Champion of Ioun, by David Rodrigues. She painfully extracted from herself a fragment of divinity for use in creating another Prime Trammel, and gave it to Scanlan. First seen Wounded in the Calamity by the Elder Evil known as Tharizdun, she hides in her personal domain - that of an ancient, endless library. 2 C13 Regeneration from the pearly white ioun stone works like a ring of regeneration. Though the entire pantheon of Exandria is presented in the Tal’Dorei Campaign Setting , we thought we could all do with a refresher on the deities that have been specifically mentioned on Critical Role thus far. Vex had to pick a virtually impossible lock to get into the case, then they raced back to the common area, just in time. C16 249k members in the criticalrole community. Associated domains The symbol of Ioun (as seen in the Campaign Guide to Tal'Dorei) Gender [38] Vox Machina and Sprigg entered the Athenaeum. C6 Ioun was one of the gods who fought against the Chained Oblivion during the Calamity, around 800 years ago. [art 1]. Fan art of the ziggurat beneath Whitestone, by Son of Joxer. The space underneath the guild hall of the Slayer's Take in Vasselheim holds another ziggurat, where Vanessa Cyndrial brings Vox Machina for their induction into the Take. [15]The following archive locations are currently known in the campaign world: the Cobalt Reserve is a well-fortified library in Westruun. Knowledge, Learning, Teaching[1] 372 votes, 40 comments. Critical Role Wiki is a FANDOM TV Community. When you use an action to toss one of these stones into the air, the stone orbits … An Ioun stone is named after Ioun, a god of knowledge and prophecy revered on some worlds. Beneath Whitestone lies an ancient underground ziggurat that was a temple to Ioun. Talks Machina brings Critical Role cast members together with host Brian Wayne Foster to chat about the latest happenings on the hit show, answer audience questions, and more. Discussion forum for the live D&D show Critical Role, every Thursday night at … In the Campaign One scenes where she is encountered by Vox Machina, Ioun comes across as a rather kindly, and even rather tolerant deity. Check out Critical Role Transcript here and follow them on Twitter. Check out CritRoleStats here and follow them on Twitter. The Cobalt Vault is the order’s headquarters on the continent of Issylra. Within the public areas, attendees can read and take notes on the materials within, though removing items from the library is strictly forbidden. The one thing she is intolerant of (or perhaps impatient with) is the keeping of secrets and the hiding of knowledge. Critical Role (Web Series) Relationships: Fjord/Jester (Critical Role) Beauregard/Yasha (Critical Role) Characters: Jester (Critical Role) Fjord (Critical Role) Beauregard (Critical Role) Yasha (Critical Role) Mollymauk Tealeaf; Caleb Widogast; Nott (Critical Role) Ioun (Dungeons & Dragons) Additional Tags: Partying; Dancing Finally, she asked Sprigg to stay in her realm and help her tend to her books, and Vox Machina departed with a Plane Shift back through the Divine Gate to Sprigg’s house. The land has been under his protection ever since. Jester’s strong belief in him as a child is what gave him more power and gave her the powers of a cleric. Vox Machina race against time to earn the blessing of the Goddess of Knowledge while Vecna continues to gain power. ", "Drawn by @fireStash! In addition, Scanlan was given a book called the The Tome of Isolation.[1]. And might need a high level spell being cast into it to be read (We know that that activates the readability, but don' t know how long that effect lasts, as Scanlan hasn't checked.) Episode count Prime Deity[1] C15 Pair of open eyes crowned with a third open eye. The Cobalt Soul Slayer's Take She tasks him to find, within one hour, the tome containing the Incantation of … Press J to jump to the feed. Percy, who was able to read the life stories written in Celestial, found the existence of such complete records to be life-affirming: it meant no one is forgotten. 249k members in the criticalrole community. Scanlan, with the assistance of his Ioun Stone, led the party directly to the common area where Ioun's avatar awaited. Ioun chose Scanlan Shorthalt, as a weaver of stories and a speaker of histories, to be her Champion. [10] After Pelor then defeated Tharizdun in a climactic battle that transformed the nearby region in its violence,[11] and after chasing and banishing Tharizdun elsewhere, Pelor returned to the site of Ioun's wounding and blessed the land with his own Sun Tree[10] directly over the site of her sunken temple. Critter blog keeping track of monster stats, crits, and anything else that can be quantified on Critical Role. Osysa has a close connection with Ioun in the form of a Heartglass, a divination device inside the ziggurat that allows Osysa to watch over members of the guild, investigate quarry for guild contracts, watch over her mate, and see other things besides. Pair of open eyes crowned with a third open eye[1] C8 From Episode 78 *SPOILERS* Critical role can be found here: http://geekandsundry.com/shows/critical-role/ First up: The Good (or at least Neutral). Ioun found, of the people present, only the prolific storyteller Scanlan worthy of a trial to be her champion; Percy was too fond of keeping secrets. C5 Talks Machina airs every other Tuesday at 7pm Pacific on twitch.tv/criticalrole. Neutral[1] Scanlan - I mean he could go for whatever Moon goddess was mentioned last night, but I like the idea of Ioun better. [10] She was badly wounded by the traitor god in that battle and has been recovering, in hiding, ever since. When Vax asked about Vecna, she told the story of the lich lord’s rise and fall in the Age of Arcanum, and noted that the Sword of Kas, though an evil weapon, could be a powerful tool to help take down Vecna, and was lost in Thar Amphala. Voice actor Matthew Mercer leads a group of fellow voice actors on epic Dungeons & Dragons campaigns. The Knowing Mistress[2]The Knowing Mentor[3]The Broken Goddess (by Sprigg)[4] An Ioun stone is named after Ioun, a god of knowledge and prophecy revered on some worlds. Walkways connect the tiers. [6], Her avatar has a large, darkened gash of black, curling void in her stomach.[7]. This is the reason given as to why she chose Scanlan as her champion rather than Percy, who to many seemed a more obvious choice. In addition, Scanlan was given a book called the The Tome of Isolation.1 This title made Scanlan a prime target for Vecna, the sworn enemy of Ioun… Traveler Con is rapidly approaching, and he needs Jester’s help in figuring out what to do about his followers. Moments later, she sensed that Vecna had just completed the Ritual of Seeding to ascend to godhood, and urged Vox Machina to hurry before Vecna could fully come into his power through a "miracle of terror" that would attract worshipers. If you want to support Critical Role subscribe to their Twitch channel or stop by their online store. 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Avandra, The Changebringer, She Who Makes the Path Luck, adventure, travel, the open road Regeneration from the pearly white ioun stone works like a ring of regeneration. / an unofficial prompt list for critical role / follow us on instagram and twitter Home Ask Twitter Instagram 2018 2019 FAQ Prompt Lists Archive #Crinktober2020 has come to its end! Official Critical Role products from Vox Machina, Mighty Nein, Between The Sheets, Yee-Haw Game Ranch, and Pub Draw. C11 Ioun AN UNEXPECTED GUEST. I own nothing, just sharing an awesome moment from an awesome show. Province Discussion forum for the live D&D show Critical Role, every Thursday night at … Plus they really could use Ioun in their corner on this and it fits with the rest of the story. As of yet we only have had a view of the teleportation room of the archive in Port Damali, which does not have transportation to Vasselheim, unlike both Rexxentrum and Zadash.[18]. 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