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  • Norse Norse (culture)
  • Flying Flying (attribute)
  • Celestial Celestial (attribute)
  • Neutral Neutral (behaviour)

A cosmic eagle of Norse belief that sits on top of the world and beats its wings creating the wind. It is known by the name ‘corpse-eater’ which is linked to the tradition of leaving a dead body out in the open of a icy land that’s ground is took hard to dig. The body is then consumed quickly by predatory birds.

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