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"In his house at R'lyeh, dead Cthulhu waits dreaming..." - English translation of Aklo verse

This article is written on a topic within the Greater Cthulhu Mythos based on information from works in the Mythos. By default, all information is to be assumed to derive from the Lovecraft Myth Cycle unless otherwise marked.

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Chor-Tal is a deity, possibly a Great Old One from the fiction of Ron Shiflet

The figure stood twice the height of a normal man. Its body seemed to be covered with mottled scales and the thing's legs were as thick as tree trunks. From an oversized head protruded a crown of horns almost a foot in length which almost, but not quite, overshadowed the unnaturally wide mouth, filled with an excessive number of long, dagger-like teeth. Behind the massive musculature of the creature's back were folded, large wings.
~ EXP: Ron Shiflet, "The Isle of Chor-Tal"



In "The Last Laugh" one character implies Chor-Tal is not a Great Old One. However in the story "When In Leng..." there is no distinction like this made and Chor-Tal is mentioned alongside Great Old Ones Dagon and Shub-Niggurath. In "The Isle of Chor-Tal" the deity is imprisoned under a Star-Stone like the Great Old Ones.


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