The daemons of Nurgle include the following: A Great Unclean One, Greater Daemon of Nurgle. The stems of half-daemonic plants wave of their own accord, unstirred by the insect-choked air. The question is what happens when the end comes. A goddess of rejuvenation and a god of decay seemed an odd pairing, but Nurgle came to adore his new companion like no other being in the universe. Proud civilisations wither away even as Grandfather Nurgle conjures obscene new life from their remains. "I gazed at his magnificence, my vision completely filled with his glorious girth. On the one hand, it is the Lord of Decay, whose body is wracked with disease; on the other, the god is full of unexpected energy and a desire to organise and enlighten. Lesser Daemon(s) Putrid browns and bilious greens So often these champions take on an appearance not unlike that of their dark patron. Of all the races, humans intrigue Nurgle the most. Examples include the Lords of Fulsome Filth, the Almighty Bringer of Rancid Decay, or the Sloptoxic Master of Bubbling Buboes. Daemon summoning is a risky practise, for uncontrolled daemons are wont to destroy their summoners. For a test of the spirit, this region of the Garden may be filled with crystal clear lakes. The Old Ones vanished forever, leaving the remnants of the slann to organise the defence of their devastated cities against the daemonic hordes that invaded from the shattered gate. Beasts of Nurgle frolic in fields where planted spines yield crops of dementia-inducing foodstuffs. He never wants to destroy, but rather to improve, to instruct, and to reveal the hidden wonders of disease. Warhammer 40k Wiki is a FANDOM Games Community. Jergal is an ancient deity, older than many of the greater gods of Faerûn. From the Garden of Nurgle lumber the Plague Legions, the dreaded armies of the Great Corrupter. Tzeentch seems to not care much at all for the state of his warped and fractured lands, spending his time plotting and interfering with affairs in realms beyond his own. Were it not for the ministrations of the priesthood of Shallya, physicians, barber-surgeons, and other healers, the Empire would have fallen to Nurgle’s plagues long ago. This means that those suspected of being infected, or even of being in recent contact with a diseased person, might be shunned. Rotted flesh that sloughs from the arm of a diseased underhive ganger is left in the sewers to feed the plague-rats that scrape out a miserable existence in those dark, maggot-filled tunnels. Operating in the role of heavy infantry, the Astartes of the XIV Legion were experts at survival and endurance, and quickly gained a reputation among the other newly-forged Legions as relentless and disciplined fighters. In truth, Nurgle could simply sit back and wait for the universe to unfold according to his design. Nergal (Erragal, Erra, Engidudu) means 'lord who prowls by night' , the Unsparing, god of the underworld, husband of Ereshkigal, the Goddess of the Land of No Return. It has recently been uncovered by the Aeldari Harlequins that Nurgle is in possession of the Aeldari goddess Isha (whom it rescued from Slaanesh's clutches), and imprisoned her within its realm in the Warp. Service to an uncaring God-Emperor or an eldritch and absent cosmic deity is ultimately empty and devoid of meaning. Records of the many sentient races of the galaxy often say that Nurgle corrupts, that he brings ruination to all. His desperation to save himself and his Legion called forth Nurgle, and Mortarion became his greatest Champion. All Plague Legions are Nurgle's creations, and so carry pestilence and propagate their master's foul will, yet each is associated with specific stages of the Fly Lord's cycle of decay and regeneration. Revel in the beauty of putrescence and be reborn a living symbol of perseverance.". Hope arrives. Those who walk with Nurgle and aid him in bringing about the Great Corruption, as Nurgle calls it, do so with joy in their hearts. The daemons of Nurgle are truly putrid in their appearance and sickening to look upon. Worshipers of Khorne must push toward ever-greater levels of destruction and carnage despite the risks to themselves or even to their allies. The popular miasmatic theory proposes that many ailments are spread by bad smells. Sacred Number The Lord of Decay, as a way of thanking them for humiliating his brothers and allowing him to claim the glory, bestowed upon them Nurgle's Rot, the most devastating of all his many handiworks. It is impossible to escape deterioration, and yet people try. This means that the physical form of the Poxyards changes to suit the task. 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