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*[http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pmwiki.php/Main/EldritchAbomination?from=Main.CosmicHorror The Eldrich Abomination] -- This type of antagonist, is a common trope in the cosmic horror story. Always horrific in appearance, and occasionally beyond human description or comprehension, these monsters threaten the boundaries of reality. At best their motives are inconceivable or in disregard of humanity, at worst they are a malevolent force actively seeking to subvert or corrupt human society. The various "gods" of the Mythos are counted in this category.
 
*[http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pmwiki.php/Main/EldritchAbomination?from=Main.CosmicHorror The Eldrich Abomination] -- This type of antagonist, is a common trope in the cosmic horror story. Always horrific in appearance, and occasionally beyond human description or comprehension, these monsters threaten the boundaries of reality. At best their motives are inconceivable or in disregard of humanity, at worst they are a malevolent force actively seeking to subvert or corrupt human society. The various "gods" of the Mythos are counted in this category.
   
*The Cult -- This other common antagonistic force frequently seek to act as agents of Eldrich Abominations or other malevolent/alien forces. The reach of their sinister network is unknown, but is suspected to influence many powerful men and women.
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*The Cult -- This other common antagonistic force frequently seek to act as agents of Eldrich Abonimations or other malevolent/alien forces. The reach of their sinister network is unknown, but is suspected to influence many powerful men and women.
   
 
*Secret Knowledge -- Whether it's the forbidden tome of the [[Necronomicon]] or an ancient chant that speaks of mysterious evils, secret knowledge drives many cosmic horror stories. Often this secret knowledge or the revelation thereof may drive a character to madness or send them down a path of horror and despair. Frequently, these secrets reveal the agency of a Cult or an Eldrich Abomination or give a forbidden glimpse into their realm.
 
*Secret Knowledge -- Whether it's the forbidden tome of the [[Necronomicon]] or an ancient chant that speaks of mysterious evils, secret knowledge drives many cosmic horror stories. Often this secret knowledge or the revelation thereof may drive a character to madness or send them down a path of horror and despair. Frequently, these secrets reveal the agency of a Cult or an Eldrich Abomination or give a forbidden glimpse into their realm.
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