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|name= Golestandt
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'''Golestandt''', also known as '''The Ageless One''', is a [[Divine Being]] introduced in the [[Silvermine Mountains]] campaign. He is a [[Dragon]], and the Divine Aspect of Death. Much of this creature remains unknown.
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'''Golestandt''', also known as '''The Ageless One''', is the [[Dragon Aspect]] of Dark Magic, first seen in [[The Silvermine Mountains]], when he was freed from the mountain by members of the [[Cult of Bones]]. Followers of Golestandt gain the [[Herald of Bones]] attribute.
  
 
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==History==
 
==History==
Many Years ago, [[Virgo Sunsword]] did battle with the [[Cult of Bones]] and their deity, Golestandt. Although the Cultists, being [[Ageless#|the Ageless]], were nearly unkillable, Virgo found a way to defeat and kill off many of them. He also found a way to defeat the Ageless One, and force him into a prolonged slumber. Where the Ageless One slept, Virgo ordered the construction of Mountains on top of it. These mountains became the [[Silvermine Mountains]].  
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Golestandt is the only [[Dragon Aspect]] who is completely feral when he lost his mind after the death of his father, Sun Dragon Phanto. Golestandt does not seem to care or interact with the realm in a conscious way, but his presence often causes the death and destruction of thousands every time he awakens from a slumber. In truth, Golestandt merely wants to be left alone to suffer the burden of embodying the heaviest of magics, Death. Those who bathed in his deadly black smoke are killed instantly only to be reborn as an [[Ageless]] without a mind and forever doomed.
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Many Years ago, [[Virgo Sunsword]] did battle with the [[Cult of Bones]] and their deity, Golestandt. Although the Cultists, being Ageless, were nearly unkillable, Virgo found a way to defeat and kill off many of them, by crushing their skulls. He also found a way to defeat the Ageless One, and force him into a prolonged slumber. Where the Ageless One slept, Virgo ordered the construction of Mountains on top of it. These mountains became the [[Silvermine Mountains]].  
  
 
===[[The Silvermine Mountains]]===
 
===[[The Silvermine Mountains]]===
It is revealed that the "silver" the Elves have been eating to lengthen their lives is the skin of the Dragon. The mining of the mountain is an attempt to weaken the beast within. The Ageless One was released from his prison in the Silvermine Mountains, by a group of criminals led by the Cultist [[Khn'n-Rell]], and flew off into the world, destroying the Mountain in his wake.
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It is revealed that the "silver" the Elves have been eating to lengthen their lives are the scales of Golestandt. The mining of the mountain is an attempt to weaken the beast within. The Ageless One was released from his prison in the Silvermine Mountains by a group of criminals led by the Cultist [[Khn'n-Rell]], and flew off into the world, destroying the Mountain in his wake.
  
 
===[[Woodcarvers]]===
 
===[[Woodcarvers]]===
After having been freed from the Silvermine Mountains, the Ageless One went around casting death and destruction wherever he went. One of the locations he destroyed was the small Dwarven village of [[Waldon]]. His Dragon Breath not only destroyed the Town, but converted all the people in it and around it into mindless [[Ageless]]. He immediately fled after destroying the town.
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After having been freed from the [[Silvermine Mountains]], Golestandt went around casting death and destruction wherever he went. One of the locations he destroyed was the small Dwarven village of [[Waldon]]. His Dragon Breath not only destroyed the town, but converted all the people in it and around it into mindless [[Ageless]]. He continued to fly onwards after destroying the town.
  
== Affiliations ==
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==Powers & Abilities==
While the Cult of Bones worships the being as a deity, it is unknown whether it obeys them or is merely a mindless beast.
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* '''Dragon Scales''': Golestandt has magical silver scales that can be consumed in order to extend one's life. These scales were regularly mined from his back by [[Prisoners of the Silvermine Mountains]] when he was still a part of the [[Silvermine Mountains]].
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* '''Black Smoke Breath''': Golestandt can breathe a black smoke from his mouth, causing complete destruction of everything it touches, killing any living creatures and reincarnating them as mindless [[Ageless]] beings, that can also exhale this smoke, spreading the affliction of it. He demonstrated this ability when he destroyed the town of [[Waldon]], converting its inhabitants into these mindless Ageless creatures.
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==Followers==
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* [[Jakelad]]
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* [[Khn'n-Rell]]
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* The [[Cult of Bones]]
  
 
==Trivia==
 
==Trivia==
* Golestandt is the first canon [[Dragon]] in Unforgotten Realms Live.
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* Golestandt is the first canon [[Dragon]] in URealms Live.
 
* Golestandt and [[Colin the Behemoth]] may be somehow related, due to The Cult of Bones worshiping and/or revering both of them.
 
* Golestandt and [[Colin the Behemoth]] may be somehow related, due to The Cult of Bones worshiping and/or revering both of them.
* The Ageless One has a powerful silver on his body. Consuming this silver, after it goes through an unknown process, makes a person ageless. Rich and powerful [[Elf#|Elves]], such as those in the [[List_of_Organizations#Sunsword_Family| Sunsword Family]], are the ones who mostly consume this metal.  
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* The Ageless One has a powerful silver on his body. Consuming this silver, after it goes through an unknown process, makes a person ageless. Rich and powerful [[Elves]], such as those in the [[List_of_Organizations#Sunsword_Family| Sunsword Family]], are the ones who mostly consume this metal.  
* The storyline Silvermine Mountain campaign was voted on by fans, and the winning storyline introduced the Ageless One.
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* The storyline of the [[The Silvermine Mountains]] campaign was voted on by fans, and the winning storyline introduced the Ageless One.
** If another storyline would have been picked instead of [[The Silvermine Mountains]], the "wall" consisting of scales of [[The Ageless One]] would instead be portrayed as a poorly designed wall.
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** If another storyline would have been picked instead in The Silvermine Mountains, the "wall" consisting of scales of The Ageless One would instead be portrayed as a poorly designed wall.
  
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Revision as of 08:10, 31 May 2016

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Golestandt


The Ageless One.png
Race Dragon Aspect
Gender Male
Affiliations Unknown
Equipment None
Relatives Father: Sun Dragon Phanto (Deceased)

Mother: Moon Dragon

Alias The Ageless One
Status Alive
First Appearance The Silvermine Mountains

Golestandt, also known as The Ageless One, is the Dragon Aspect of Dark Magic, first seen in The Silvermine Mountains, when he was freed from the mountain by members of the Cult of Bones. Followers of Golestandt gain the Herald of Bones attribute.

History

Golestandt is the only Dragon Aspect who is completely feral when he lost his mind after the death of his father, Sun Dragon Phanto. Golestandt does not seem to care or interact with the realm in a conscious way, but his presence often causes the death and destruction of thousands every time he awakens from a slumber. In truth, Golestandt merely wants to be left alone to suffer the burden of embodying the heaviest of magics, Death. Those who bathed in his deadly black smoke are killed instantly only to be reborn as an Ageless without a mind and forever doomed.

Many Years ago, Virgo Sunsword did battle with the Cult of Bones and their deity, Golestandt. Although the Cultists, being Ageless, were nearly unkillable, Virgo found a way to defeat and kill off many of them, by crushing their skulls. He also found a way to defeat the Ageless One, and force him into a prolonged slumber. Where the Ageless One slept, Virgo ordered the construction of Mountains on top of it. These mountains became the Silvermine Mountains.

The Silvermine Mountains

It is revealed that the "silver" the Elves have been eating to lengthen their lives are the scales of Golestandt. The mining of the mountain is an attempt to weaken the beast within. The Ageless One was released from his prison in the Silvermine Mountains by a group of criminals led by the Cultist Khn'n-Rell, and flew off into the world, destroying the Mountain in his wake.

Woodcarvers

After having been freed from the Silvermine Mountains, Golestandt went around casting death and destruction wherever he went. One of the locations he destroyed was the small Dwarven village of Waldon. His Dragon Breath not only destroyed the town, but converted all the people in it and around it into mindless Ageless. He continued to fly onwards after destroying the town.

Powers & Abilities

  • Black Smoke Breath: Golestandt can breathe a black smoke from his mouth, causing complete destruction of everything it touches, killing any living creatures and reincarnating them as mindless Ageless beings, that can also exhale this smoke, spreading the affliction of it. He demonstrated this ability when he destroyed the town of Waldon, converting its inhabitants into these mindless Ageless creatures.

Followers

Trivia

  • Golestandt is the first canon Dragon in URealms Live.
  • Golestandt and Colin the Behemoth may be somehow related, due to The Cult of Bones worshiping and/or revering both of them.
  • The Ageless One has a powerful silver on his body. Consuming this silver, after it goes through an unknown process, makes a person ageless. Rich and powerful Elves, such as those in the Sunsword Family, are the ones who mostly consume this metal.
  • The storyline of the The Silvermine Mountains campaign was voted on by fans, and the winning storyline introduced the Ageless One.
    • If another storyline would have been picked instead in The Silvermine Mountains, the "wall" consisting of scales of The Ageless One would instead be portrayed as a poorly designed wall.