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Home Mythology Io Spotter's Guide

Your Field Guide to Spotting Io

If you were trying to find Io back in the day, you'd be looking for a big white cow with horns. She might've been pretty hard to pin down, though. Io was always on the move because that stinging gadfly bugged her any time she stopped to chew the cud. These days, Io's back to her old self, though, so you'll be looking for a pretty, young naiad (water nymph). She chills in Egypt, so you can find her splashing around in the Nile. Oh, there are also rumors that she moonlights as the Egyptian goddess, Isis, in which case she'll look like a beautiful young woman, rocking a pair of horns.

Sex: Female
Age: Young
Build: Slim (Well, when she was a cow, she was pretty darn hefty.)
Complexion: Pale
Hair Color: Brown/blonde (It was white in cow-form.)
Facial Hair: No (But she had lots when she was a heifer.)
Scars/marks/tattoos: None
Jewelry and accessories: None (Horns as a cow.)
Clothing: Robes
Armor: None
Type of Weapon: None

Typical Companions:

That annoying gadfly who stung her all the time

Known Hangouts: 

Riverbanks
Argos
Egypt
Pastures

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