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| portfolio = Mountains, Minerals
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| portfolio = Mountains, stone
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Plutoq was the Maztican [[deity|god]] of stone and mountains. He had far fewer followers than his brothers [[Zaltec]] or [[Azul]] and was primarily invoked when fertile fields went barren.<ref name="Maztica">{{Cite book/Maztica Campaign Set}}</ref><br />
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'''Plutoq''' was the Maztican god of stone and mountains.<ref name="MCS-GB-27">{{Cite book/Maztica Campaign Set/Gods & Battles|27}}</ref>
   
 
==Appearance==
 
==Appearance==
Plutoq appeared as a giant [[earth elemental]] fifty feet high.
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Plutoq appeared as a towering pillar of soil and stone some forty or fifty feet tall. He had green jade for eyes and spikes of obsidian for teeth.<ref name="MCS-GB-27" />
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==History==
 
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Plutoq was the youngest son of [[Kukul]] and [[Maztica (goddess)|Maztica]]. Like his brothers Azul and Tezca, he sided with [[Zaltec]] against [[Qotal]].<ref name="MCS-JTW-7-12">{{Cite book/Maztica Campaign Set/A Journey to the True World|7-12}}</ref>
==references==
 
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==Worship==
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Plutoq was less popular than other gods in Maztica. He was only prayed to when fields were barren and prayers to [[Watil]] had failed, or when safe passage over the mountain areas above the tree line was sought. He had few priests, who dedicated themselves to working with stone, clay, or gems. Sacrifices to him took the form of shattering pottery or even jewelry on the ground.<ref name="MCS-GB-27" />
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==Appendix==
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===References===
 
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===Connections===
 
 
{{Maztican pantheon}}
 
{{Maztican pantheon}}
 
[[Category:Maztican pantheon]]
 
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[[Category:Deities]]
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[[Category:Human deities]]
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Latest revision as of 15:14, 24 January 2018

Plutoq was the Maztican god of stone and mountains.[1]

Appearance[edit | edit source]

Plutoq appeared as a towering pillar of soil and stone some forty or fifty feet tall. He had green jade for eyes and spikes of obsidian for teeth.[1]

History[edit | edit source]

Plutoq was the youngest son of Kukul and Maztica. Like his brothers Azul and Tezca, he sided with Zaltec against Qotal.[2]

Worship[edit | edit source]

Plutoq was less popular than other gods in Maztica. He was only prayed to when fields were barren and prayers to Watil had failed, or when safe passage over the mountain areas above the tree line was sought. He had few priests, who dedicated themselves to working with stone, clay, or gems. Sacrifices to him took the form of shattering pottery or even jewelry on the ground.[1]

Appendix[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Douglas Niles (August 1991). “Gods & Battles”. Maztica Campaign Set (TSR, Inc.), p. 27. ISBN 1-5607-6084-2.
  2. Douglas Niles (August 1991). “A Journey to the True World”. Maztica Campaign Set (TSR, Inc.), pp. 7–12. ISBN 1-5607-6084-2.

Connections[edit | edit source]

The Maztican Pantheon
AzulEhaKiltziKukulMazticaNulaPlutoqQotalTezcaWatilZaltec
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