Telkhine Picture

The Telkhines are a mysterious race of sea daemons. They invented the art of metal-working, and forged weapons for the Titans as well as the trident of Poseidon. The Telkhines were neutral in the Titan war, but they fought with Dionysos in his campaign against the Indians. Their malignant use of magic later angered Zeus, who cast them into the very depths of Tartaros.


Telkhines belong to the ancient Greeks who lived before copyright was invented. This interpretation belongs to me. The original myths described them as having the heads of dogs, and fish flippers for hands, but I took a cue from Rick Riordan and decided they should be more like humanoid sea lions.
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