Is elminster the strongest?

Is elminster the strongest?

Elminster is probably the strongest humanoid character overall that’s currently alive, based on actual stats we have available.

Who is the most powerful mage in Forgotten Realms?

Elminster Aumar
Elminster Aumar, the Sage of Shadowdale, is a fictional character appearing in the Forgotten Realms campaign setting for the Dungeons & Dragons fantasy role-playing game. He is a powerful wizard featured in several novels by Forgotten Realms creator Ed Greenwood.

What level is elminster?

As a high-level wizard, Elminster was capable of taking on almost any appearance imaginable. In his natural state, Elminster was an old man with a gray beard, gruff voice, and weathered features but with alert eyes.

Who is the most powerful wizard in Forgotten Realms?

Gromph Baenre He has mastered multiple different schools of magic and is even capable of using magic that is not known to any other drow. He is the most powerful wizard in the Forgotten Realms and is also the most feared.

Is there a high archanist that can take Elminster?

Yes several high archanists survive, but none are the same level as Larloch or Ioulaum (This is from the mouth of Greenwood himself on Candlekeep) He designed Larloch to be the absolute badest of the bad and unkillable, and Greenwood is on record saying that he is the only one who could definitely take Elminster.

Why did Larloch want to preserve his power?

His apparent goal was to preserve some of his power so that he might access it later. Mystra forbade her clergy to interfere, and the Simbul later theorized that the Blueflame items preserved some of the goddess’s power, allowing her possible restoration. Larloch had apparently survived the Spellplague of the Year of Blue Fire, 1385.

Who is the only person who can beat Elminster?

The only guy in the realms who definitely beats Elminster is Larloch the lich king, former second to Karsus and archanist archwizard of Netheril (According to Ed greenwood who invented both of them). Larloch is just sick. He dominates 60 liches (All former archwizards) and 3 demi liches completely + He recently dominated Szass Tam, etc etc

Why did Larloch want to become a magician?

Larloch once claimed he only sought greater Art, to become more skilled and powerful in the use of magic. As such, he would not battle the servants of the goddess of magic, Mystra, whom he called “the Lady”, saying that “No matter how powerful one becomes, there are always those who are stronger.”