Over the length and breadth of the Realms they strode, seeking powerful magic and spells and defying death at every turn. He said: As winner, I choose to rule for all eternity as the ultimate tyrant. Another fun possibility would be to gain the favour of Bane himself. In the Great Wheel cosmology Bane's divine realm, the Black Bastion, could be found in Avalas, the first layer of Acheron. Pantheon [1] Bane, Bhaal, and Myrkul forged an unholy pact, agreeing that they would work together to seek ultimate power, or die in the attempt. With the help of his remaining high priestess Walinda, Bane cheated Finder of half of Finder's Stone,[7] where Finder had stored a large portion of his godly power. Sehanine, Goddess of the moon and a… His ultimate goal was to eventually control all of Faerûn. His Third Edition D&D domains are Evil, Destruction, Hatred, Law, and Tyranny. Quasi-deity[1] Beshaba's symbol is a pair of black antlers. Bane, God of Tyranny. I suppose the same question is true of Bhaal and Myrkul, who have died before too. Bane (pronounced BAIN) is the evil and malicious greater deity of fear, hatred and tyranny and ruler of Banehold.Preferring to plot and scheme, Bane rarely appears to act in a direct manner; instead acting through his worshipers and other various agents. During the Time of Troubles, however, when he was trapped in his vulnerable avatar form, Bane was slain by the demigod Torm outside of Tantras. While normal humans can sometimes escape a Bane attack, they will pursue a mage or a Beast to the edges of Terratus. Bane was also enemies with the gods Amaunator and Oghma and called Helm and Midnight enemies as well when both gods lived.[30]. 2nd Edition Statistics[32] Classification: Lesser Deity. Bane is a Lawful Evil Greater Power whose symbol is green rays squeezed forth from a black fist, and whose divine realm is the Black Bastion in the Barrens of Doom and Despair. Basic Information LE. Power Level NE. “A free people ought not only to be armed, but disciplined…” – George Washington, First Annual Address, to both House of Congress, January 8, 1790 “No free man shall ever be debarred the use of arms.” – Thomas Jefferson, Virginia Constitution, Draft 1, 1776 Bane is the lawful evil god of fear, hatred, and tyranny. Bane was part of the Dark Three before his comrade, Bhaal, turned on him and Myrkul by taking their lives and ascending solely to godhood. [32], His clerics could be recognized by the black-enameled gauntlet worn on one fist. "The Black Hand of Bane" (gauntlet) Corellon, God of magic, the arts, and the Fey 2. [23], For Bane, it soon became apparent, death was but a temporary setback. Anticipating the possibility of his own death Bane, the god of tyranny had, like his companion Bhaal, created a scion for the purpose of his own regeneration. Favored colors In the Dungeons and Dragons setting of Forgotten Realms, the deities have a very thick and rich history supported by vast novels and campaign settings. Iyachtu Xvim (when alive) Holy day(s) [3], Bane escaped the Spellplague largely unscathed and, in fact, the cataclysm largely benefited him, removing two of his chief rivals, Mystra[43] and Cyric all at once. When news of Bane's destruction during the Time of Troubles made its way throughout Faerûn, no fewer then twenty-seven nations declared national festivals of celebration and thanksgiving. Worshiperalignments Guess it's time to try again. Walinda smashed the hand to the ground, shattering it, utterly destroying the banelich. Only epic level magic or the will of another god could overcome this. * Science and Health with Key to … Bane, as a part of the Dead Three, had originally received his portfolio from Jergal, like Myrkul and Bhaal. — Leslie Courtney (@LeslieCourtne14) April 2, 2020. This event, which occurred on Midwinter in the Year of Wild Magic,[42] appears to have been in part the work of the lich Szass Tam as well, who performed a summoning the same night. Another fun possibility would be to gain the favour of Bane himself. Lawful evil Many Christians have attacked our efforts on behalf of the preborn over the years. Why would Bane, god of tyranny, seemingly give up his greater god status to become a mortal again just so he could meddle more in mortal affairs? [41], However, not all the gods were so willing to learn and all of them tried to regain their divine power as quickly as possible. Asmodeus - God of Tyranny - LE - Trickery - Three triangles in tight formation. I suppose the same question is true of Bhaal and Myrkul, who have died before too. [36] Other known temples include: Gallery Bane's tactics[13] Nothing could be further from the truth. 1350 DR, Bane, in an attempt to increase his own power, tries to draw a group of Moonsea cities into the nether regions. Ioun, Goddess of study and prophecy 4. The Black Hand, the Lord of Darkness. Wiki Le Monde des Royaumes Oubliés (French), Forgotten Realms Campaign Set (Cyclopedia of the Realms), Forgotten Realms Campaign Setting 2nd edition (revised), Forgotten Realms Campaign Setting 3rd edition, D&D Basic Rules, Player's Basic Rules Version 0.2, “Domains in Eberron and the Forgotten Realms”, https://forgottenrealms.fandom.com/wiki/Bane?oldid=613055, Pages using DynamicPageList parser function. Black, green, red Title(s) As for his actual name, 'Bane,' there are quite a few LE tyrant-gods… Bane (pronounced: /ˈbɑːɪn/ BAIN[2][7]  listen) was the Faerunian god of tyrannical oppression, terror, and hate, known across Faerûn as the face of pure evil through malevolent despotism. Once they succeed, Bane will be weakend so much, that the pact can be broken. Playing PotD, Trial of Iron Seventeen hours down the drain because I didn't really know how to handle the bane. Please look at the discussion before hastily changing it back. Essence of a defeated Bane. — Leslie Courtney (@LeslieCourtne14) April 2, 2020) Eyes of green or red flame surrounded by darknessA black, taloned hand with an icy touchPossession Avatar Bane . Bane - God of… The Dark One. Bane is an extremely old god. [3], Eventually, Bane's plots backfired against him and in one particularly overambitious gambit, he and Myrkul attempted to steal the Tablets of Fate from Ao the Overgod himself. Gender When consumed it grants protection against arcane attacks. To get their Support, they'll have to perform a number of quests tho. Bane (pronounced BAIN) was the evil and malicious greater deity of fear, hatred and tyranny and ruler of Banehold. With the stone in hand, Bane forced Finder and his priest Joel into cooperation, demanding they escort him to Sigil and fetch the Hand of Bane, an artifact necessary for Bane's resurrection. Zhentil Keep and the Zhentarim Like many of the younger gods, Bane was once a mortal human. Bane's tyranny is known throughout the continent, and his is the image most seen as the face of evil. Spheres Acheron/Avalas Bane is the evil and malicious greater deity of fear, hatred and tyranny. Worshipers [26], While Bane believed himself the rightful ruler of all the planes and could not tolerate subservience to anyone,[3] the god was willing, unlike many evil deities, to work with others if it served his interests and the god formed multiple alliances. Portfolio Civilization, Tyranny, War Bane would be killed during the PR era. 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