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  • Nyarlathotep (Lovecraft)
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  • Nyarlathotep, also referred to as the Crawling Chaos and as many other names, is an evil Outer God mentioned from the works of H.P. Lovecraft and his Cthulhu Mythos, first appearing as the titular main antagonist of the 1920 short story, Nyarlathotep ‚Äčand the main antagonist of the 1943 fantasy novella, The Dream-Quest of Unknown Kadath. He has appeared in numerous stories by H.P. Lovecraft. He is seen as a shape-shifting agent of madness and ruin who serves the other Outer Gods. He often visits Earth and enjoys bringing madness and suffering to inferior beings (humans are among them).
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type of villain
  • Lovecraftian Horror
Goals
  • To rule the universe alongside the Outer Gods
Origin
  • Cthulhu Mythos
  • Nyarlahotep
Skills
  • Shapeshifting, immortality, divine powers, trickery, deception, charisma, manipulation, Causing Madness, great intellect, Omniscience, Limitless Strength, Speed and Invulnerability, Reality-Warping, Illusion Casting, Telepathy, Avatars, Capable of freely traversing every plane of existence, Abstract
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Alias
  • The Crawling Chaos, Ahtu, The Black Man, The Black Pharaoh, The Black Wind, The Bloated Woman, the Crawling Mist, The Dark Demon, The Black Demon, The Dark One, The Dweller in Darkness, The Faceless God, The Floating Horror, The Haunter of the Dark, Face Eater, Father of All Bats, Dark Wing, Sand Bat, Fly-The-Light, the Howler in the Dark, the God of the Bloody Tongue, or the Bloody Tongue, L'rog'g , the Bat God of L'gy'hx, Messenger of the Old Ones , Mr. Skin, Randall Flagg, Shugoran, Thing in the Yellow Mask, The White Man, The Skinless One, The Masked Messenger
Hobby
  • Driving people insane out of enjoyment
  • Serving, and sometimes manipulating, Azathoth
  • Tricking, Deceiving and Manipulating for the fun of it
Occupation
  • Egyptian Pharaoh
  • Messenger of Azathoth
  • One of the Outer Gods
  • Various due to his many Avatars
Fullname
  • Nyarlathotep
Size
  • 300
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  • Nyarlathotep, also referred to as the Crawling Chaos and as many other names, is an evil Outer God mentioned from the works of H.P. Lovecraft and his Cthulhu Mythos, first appearing as the titular main antagonist of the 1920 short story, Nyarlathotep ‚Äčand the main antagonist of the 1943 fantasy novella, The Dream-Quest of Unknown Kadath. He has appeared in numerous stories by H.P. Lovecraft. He is seen as a shape-shifting agent of madness and ruin who serves the other Outer Gods. He often visits Earth and enjoys bringing madness and suffering to inferior beings (humans are among them). He is the son of Azathoth, the Blind Idiot God, and is subservant to him, fulfilling his wishes without question as his messenger and emissary.