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Lone Druid minimap icon.png Sylla, the Lone Druid
Long before the first words of the first histories there rose the druidic Bear Clan. Wise and just they were, and focused in their ways to seek an understanding of the natural order. The arch forces of nature saw this, and so sought the most learned among them. Wise old Sylla, clan justiciar and seer, stepped forward for his kin, and to him was given the Seed with these words: 'When all of the world has dimmed, when civilization has left these lands, when the world is slain and wracked by the endless deserts at the end of ages, plant the Seed.' As he grasped his trust, Sylla felt his years recede and his vitality returned. Vast knowledge burst into his mind. He found himself able to project his very will into reality and, with some concentration, alter his own physical form as well. Yet subtle whispers and cruel ears brought word of the Seed and its power to other peoples, and a terrible war crashed upon the Bear Clan. As his ancestral home burned, Sylla took his burden and fled to the wild places. Ages passed, and time and myth forgot the Bear Clan, forgot Sylla and the Seed, forgot wondrous civilizations that rose and fell in Bear Clan's wake. For millenia Sylla has waited, waited for word from his deities, waited for peace to come to the ever warring realms, waited in exile and in secret for the end of all things and for the conclusion of his sacred commitment, preparing himself always to face and destroy whatever would dare threaten his purpose.
Lone Druid
Associated with
Heroes:Ursa minimap icon.png Ursa
Factions:Bear Clan
Dragon Clan
Serpent Clan
Places:Onyx Grove
Characters:Xahryx
Other Lore:Atniw
  • Sylla takes part in the arguments at Onyx Grove.[1]
  • Sylla has vanquished Xahryx, a mysterious entity that embodied evil.[2]
  • Sylla has had contact with the Serpent Clan, who gifted him a set of armor.[3]
  • Sylla's Spirit Bear is symbiotic with him, in heart and spirit.[4] He is a projection of Sylla's spirit, and his appearance can be altered according to Sylla's mood.[5]
  • Sylla has mastered the arts of the Bear Clan, attuning him to nature.[6]
  • Sylla once taught Ulfsaar, but also lost a finger to him for reasons unknown.[7][8]
  • Sylla has low regard for wolves, which he hunts. Because of this, he is often hostile to Lycan minimap icon.png Lycan.[9][10]
  • Sylla has some connection to the Atniw. What exactly the Atniw is, is unknown.[11]
  • Upon meeting Sylla, Grimstroke states that he's met another druid before, although whom this refers to is unclear.[12]

Friendships and rivalries[edit]

Allies meeting Lone Druid

  • ▶️ Earth Spirit minimap icon.png r Your spirit bear fights for these lands.
  • ▶️ Elder Titan minimap icon.png r Come, Druid, you are alone no more.
  • ▶️ ▶️ Legion Commander minimap icon.png r Nice mustache.
  • ▶️ Lycan minimap icon.png r Ah, Lone Druid, a kindred spirit.
  • ▶️ ▶️ Monkey King minimap icon.png r So are you 'Lone Druid' because you're the last druid? Or because you hate hanging out with other Druids?
  • ▶️ ▶️ Monkey King minimap icon.png r Sylla; you, me, and that bear of yours are gonna win this battle.
  • ▶️ Puck minimap icon.png r Rumor speaks of the Lone Druid as an ancient one, yet here I see barely a sprat.
  • ▶️ Sven minimap icon.png r It is an honor to fight beside you.
  • ▶️ Ursa minimap icon.png r Ah, the Lone Druid. You are among allies, and alone no longer.
  • ▶️ Windranger minimap icon.png r My parents warned me about crazy old men in the forest, but you seem all right, Sylla.

Enemies killing Lone Druid

Enemies dying to Lone Druid

Others

References[edit]

  1. Form of the Onyx Grove description.
  2. Skull of Xahryx description.
  3. Cloak of the Haruspex description.
  4. Spirit Bear description.
  5. Spirit of Calm description.
  6. Savage Roar description.
  7. Lone Druid response: ▶️ ▶️ A pity. Where was the Ulfsaar that took my finger?
  8. Lone Druid response: ▶️ ▶️ I've been a bear longer than you have, Ulfsaar.
  9. Lone Druid response: ▶️ ▶️ You have no place here, mutt.
  10. The Wolf Hunter
  11. The Atniw's Fury Set
  12. Grimstroke response: ▶️ I'm fairly certain I've met another druid before.