Medusa

From VulcanVerseLore
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Medusa
Name Medusa of the House of Death
Image
Order Gorgonae
Population 200
Homeland Underworld of Hades

Medusa one of three Gorgons alongside her sisters and daughter of Phorkys and Keto, is well known for having snakes for hair, tusks for teeth and a gaze that means instant death to those that look into her eyes. Medusa lives in a 'House of the Dead', one of the mausoleums to found in the plains of Hades.

Origins

Medusa was known to be beautiful, until Athena turned her into a monstrous creature for having sex with Poseidon in Athena's temple. Medusa's sisters are Stheno and Euryale. Medusa's gaze turns those that look into her eyes to stone in an instant.