The Great Ones are the "weak gods of earth" that reign in the Dreamlands. They are protected by Nyarlathotep.
Table of Great Ones
This table is organized as follows:
- Name. This is the commonly accepted name of the Great One.
- Description. This entry gives a brief description.
- References. This field lists the stories or other sources in which the Great One makes a significant appearance or otherwise receives important mention. A simple two-letter code is used (the key to the codes is found here). If a code appears in bold, this means that the reference introduces the Great One.
|Usually appears as a huge, reptilian monster.||WH, DL|
|Karakal||An elf-like humanoid.||DL, WH|
|Lobon||Appears as ivy-crowned youth bearing a spear.||DC, DL, WH|
|Nath-Horthath||Chief god of Celephaïs.||CE, DL, DQ, KA|
|Tamash||Appears as a short, silver-skinned, ebon-haired, and bearded man.||DC, DL, MG, WH|
|Zo-Kalar||God of birth and death.||DC, WH|