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Horus the Elder

Horus the Elder

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Your Field Guide to Spotting Horus the Elder

This guy is kind of hard to miss. He's a giant hawk as big as the entire sky, after all. Oh, and the sun and moon are his eyes. So yeah, we don't think you'll have any trouble spotting him. Just be careful: he's a force to be reckoned with.

Sex: Male
Age: Adult
Build: Muscular. This god works out!
Complexion: Tan
Hair Color: Probably bald, wears a blue wig and a hawk mask (or actually has a hawk's head)
Facial Hair: In hawk-head form, he actually has feathers on his face
Scars/marks/tattoos: Plenty of battle scars
Jewelry and accessories: Sometimes a necklace and bracelets, but usually dressed for war, which means no jewelry.
Clothing: A short white and red kilt
Armor: Golden scale mail on his chest, sometimes a shield
Type of Weapon: All of them, but especially the khopesh (long, curved sword) and spear

Typical Companions

When he's not off exploring alone, you can find Horus the Elder with:
Hathor, his really hot wife
Other warrior gods like Montu, Sobek, and Horus the Younger
Seth
Soldiers and warriors

Known Hangouts

Battlefields

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