Elfquest (or ElfQuest) is a cult hit comic book property created by Wendy and Richard Pini in It is a fantasy story about a community of elves and other fictional species A one-shot issue re-introduced the sea elves with a new cast of characters. The first ten issues of Hidden Years were collected in two color volumes. The Sea Elves has 5 ratings and 0 reviews: Published September 1st by Chaosium, 48 pages, Paperback. : The Sea Elves: A Complete Culture for Elfquest ( ) by Elizabeth Ceritelli; Wendy Pini and a great selection of similar New, Used.

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Recogition is an involuntary sharing of inner selves to produce offspring.

The new series was simply titled Elfquest Volume 2and ran for 33 issues. The central storyline, beginning with the series known as the Grand Quest or Original Questfocuses on the tribe during the leadership of their eleventh chief Cutter.

Hubward Adventures on the World of Two Moons “As more children of the High Ones gather at the Palace, the realization grows leves elfin tribes are widespread in the world. Staggering out from the crash-landing, the High Ones found that their psychic powers were greatly weakened on Abode, leaving them unable to defend themselves from the prehistoric cave-dwelling humans who fearfully attacked them.

A newer book, Elfquest: He goes on a quest with his soul-brother, Skywiseseeking other elf tribes as allies against humanity. Winnowill then elrquest Strongbow for the death of the bird, while Leetah, Ember, and Suntop hide in the “Forbidden Grove” which is the home of the Preservers.

Elfquest – Decades in Print

Only the arrival of the Wolfriders with their children and the Preservers could wake him up. They have lived and died so hard and fast in the time since Two-Spear left that they have forgotten their link to the Wolfriders and the difference in their blood, only Kahvi rediscovers it much later in her life.


Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. The original series—generally referred to as sfa Original Quest” or “OQ”—ran for 20 “magazine-size” issues spanning about seven efquest eight years in terms of the main storylinereleased tri-annually. Once Recognition creates a pregnancy, the overwhelming mating urge passes and the elves may part with no penalty.

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Elfquest – Role-Playing Game Art

The palace is also where the souls of dead elves come together to spend the rest of their existence. A proposed second series that would have included Skywise among others never reached production.

When they undergo Recognition, they feel it as a simple heightening of desire that can addressed or disregarded at will. The world where the series takes place, eventually called Abode by its human inhabitants, but originally referred to as the World of Two Moons, superficially resembles Earth. List of characters in Elfquest. A Wolfrider that lives to be one thousand years or more is considered a legendarily elder elf.

After the birth of their twins, she remembers that the bond of Recognition slowly gave way to ” Meanwhile, September saw the publication of Elfquest: However, there are some psychic phenomena which have remained more common among the Wolfriders than among the Sun Folk, such as “Sending” telepathic communicationand “Recognition”, a powerful involuntary compulsion to mate with another elf; this mating is guaranteed to produce offspring who are more powerful than either parent.

All elves who are descended more than three generations from those who came to the world have shrunk from the tall, perhaps 6-foot stature of the original elves to a general range of height from about 3’6″ to 4’3″.

Wikimedia Commons has media related to Elfquest. With Pike, Skot and Krim, their cubs Sust and Cheipar were born outside of Recognition, there is no way of knowing if Pike or Skot is the father or, if in fact, both could be, as Wendy hinted at with that very wording. The Go-Backs, so removed from magic, no longer rely on Recognition to procreate. They have a prejudice against “magic”, but not to the extent of persecuting its users. Sea Elves and wavedancers still enjoy their alliance, often sharing a bond more similar to that of soulmates than to that of elfsuest.


Replay the stories as they were told, return the Wolfriders to their Holt, or create your own quest. Their general weight ranges from 50 to 75 pounds, though the latter weight is rarely reached except by particularly indolent Sun Folk.

The Sea Elves: A Complete Culture for Elfquest

Sign In Don’t have an account? The tales told in the complex and ever-growing ongoing Elfquest saga span an entire world and thousands of years of history.

As the original elves were very light framed, one might conjecture that the actual weight of the modern elves has not been reduced as much as their height, for they are now relatively broader in the shoulder than their predecesssors.

The humans’ artwork and literature depicted angelsdeitiesspirits and other ethereal beings which suggested to the High Ones that others of their kind had previously visited that world. Such outside influences can spur a Recognition many times.

In Octoberan Elfquest Special: Very recently, Moonshade and Strongbow Recognized again and had Chitter a. A Go-Back elfques Wolfrider elder, like Treestump who is years at the beginning of the series is considered a “mere stripling” by someone like Savah, the eldest Sun Villager.

Log in to Reply. Those that take a lifemate without Recogition hope they will eventually Elcquest their chosen mate and often that can come to pass.

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