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| type        = Undead
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| challenge  = 3
 
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A '''wight''' is a corporeal undead created from the remains of a [[humanoid]] that has arisen from the dead through one of a number of causes:
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A '''wight''' is a corporeal [[undead]] created from the remains of a [[humanoid]] that has arisen from the dead through one of a number of causes:
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* the person faced a violent end;
 
* the person faced a violent end;
 
* their dead body was used to create a wight using [[necromancy|necromantic magic]];
 
* their dead body was used to create a wight using [[necromancy|necromantic magic]];
 
* the dead soul was a particularly nasty person in life;
 
* the dead soul was a particularly nasty person in life;
* the corpse was discovered by an evil spirit that was already [[undead]] and that spirit bonded with the corpse.<ref>{{Cite book/Bestiary|276}}</ref>
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* the corpse was discovered by an evil spirit that was already [[undead]] and that spirit bonded with the corpse.<ref name="B276">{{Cite book/Bestiary (1E)|276}}</ref>
  
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== Variants ==
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Different types of wight, exist including:<ref name="B276"/>
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* [[Brute wight]]s
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* [[Cairn wight]]s
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* [[Frost wight]]s
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== On Golarion ==
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Wights are counted amongst the lesser nobility of the undead-dominated nation of [[Geb]].<ref>{{Cite book/The Inner Sea World Guide|77}}</ref> A large group of them led by a [[daughter of Urgathoa]] named [[Illcayna Alonnor]] also reside in the ruined village of [[Finder's Gulch]], located in the [[Menador Mountains]] of western [[Isger]].<ref>{{Cite book/Seven Days to the Grave|83}}</ref>
  
 
== References ==
 
== References ==
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== External links ==
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* {{W|Wight}} (Real-life mythical entity) on Wikipedia
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[[Category:Hungry undead]]
 
[[Category:CR 3 creatures]]
 
[[Category:CR 3 creatures]]
 
[[Category:Lawful evil creatures]]
 
[[Category:Lawful evil creatures]]
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[[Category:Any environment creatures]]

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Wight
(Creature)
Type Undead
CR 3
Environment Any
Alignment
Images of wights

Source: Bestiary, pg(s). 276

A wight is a corporeal undead created from the remains of a humanoid that has arisen from the dead through one of a number of causes:

  • the person faced a violent end;
  • their dead body was used to create a wight using necromantic magic;
  • the dead soul was a particularly nasty person in life;
  • the corpse was discovered by an evil spirit that was already undead and that spirit bonded with the corpse.[1]
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Variants

Different types of wight, exist including:[1]

On Golarion

Wights are counted amongst the lesser nobility of the undead-dominated nation of Geb.[2] A large group of them led by a daughter of Urgathoa named Illcayna Alonnor also reside in the ruined village of Finder's Gulch, located in the Menador Mountains of western Isger.[3]

References

External links

  • Wight (Real-life mythical entity) on Wikipedia