Cyric, also known as the Prince of Lies, is the chaotic evil deity of murder, death and tyranny.

He is one of the youngest deities in the realms and only came into power roughly a decade ago during the Time of Troubles. On Boareskyr Bridge he slew Bhaal with the help of Mask, in the form of the sword Godsbane , and stole his portfolio, followed by gaining the portfolios of Myrkul and Bane after their demise.


Siege of DragonspearEdit

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Vision of Cyric murdering Bhaal on Boareskyr Bridge

At the end of Baldur's Gate Chapter 9, the protagonist has a vision of Cyric murdering Bhaal with Godsbane, when they cross Boareskyr Bridge.

Throne of BhaalEdit

He makes and appearances in Throne of Bhaal in Baldur's Gate II Chapter 9 during the fourth test of Pocket Plane, in which he questions the protagonist about whether they want to assume godhood and their plans about it. He then summons few assassins to "test" them before disappearing.

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Unlike most other temples in the games, the temple of Cyric does not offer any services.


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