Keres Picture

Fifth daimones cover page!

The Keres were female deities of violent or cruel death, and were agents of the Moirae and Moros (Doom). Keres thirsted for blood and would haunt the battlefield feasting on the dead. They were also symbols of plague and epidemics. They may have been released from Pandora's jar.

For some reason, although every other section has a Greco-Roman feel to it, Keres was always modern in my mind. That's why it's a gun and not a sword or spear. The cover page has a sword, but I drew him (didn't know that Keres were multiple female deities at the time) looking like a crazed bartender (dammit Shizuo Heiwajima! why must you invade my brain?).
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