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Minotaur

Minotaur

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Your Field Guide to Spotting Minotaur

You'll have to truck it down to the Underworld if you want to chat with the Minotaur: he was offed by Theseus a long time ago. Once you're down there, it shouldn't be too hard to find him: he'll be the big muscular guy with the head of a bull. (Yeah, it's a pretty distinctive look.) Watch out when you're talking to him, though. He has a habit of eating people, and all in all he's a pretty angry dude. Being locked in the Labyrinth, getting killed, being born at all—he's got a major chip on his shoulder. One sure fire way to butter him up is to call him Asterion. That's his real name, and it means "starry one." He prefers it to the Minotaur. Can't say we blame him on that one.

Sex: Male
Age: How can you tell?
Build: Ripped
Complexion: Dark
Hair Color: Brownish black
Facial Hair: Thoroughly furry
Scars/marks/tattoos: Battle scars all over
Jewelry and accessories: Bullring
Clothing: Loincloth
Armor: Too tough for armor
Type of Weapon: Horns (or just bare hands)

Typical Companions:

  • Eats companions.

Known Hangouts:

  • The Labyrinth
  • Rodeos
  • Bull Fights
  • Cow Pastures
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