Bahamut, the Platinum Dragon is the deity of good-aligned dragons and metallic dragons. He is a sworn enemy of Tiamat, the Scaled Tyrant, who is the queen of the chromatic dragons.[2]

Symbols[edit | edit source]

Places of Worship[edit | edit source]

Issylra[edit | edit source]

In Vasselheim, the district of Silver Talon's Reach is dedicated to the worship of the Platinum Dragon. The Platinum Sanctuary, the oldest known temple to Bahamut,[3] resides within Silver Talon's Reach.[4]

Tal'Dorei[edit | edit source]

One of the two largest cathedrals in Emon's Temple District is to the Platinum Dragon.[5] A shrine to the Platinum Dragon is also one of the three largest in Westruun.[6]

Wildemount[edit | edit source]

The Platinum Dragon is one of the deities that is approved for worship in the Dwendalian Empire.[7] The temple of the Platinum Dragon in Zadash is called the Platinum House,[8] and the central temple in Rexxentrum is called the Dragon Seat.[9]

Commandments of the Platinum Dragon[edit | edit source]

Commandments of the Platinum Dragon

  • Stand as a paragon of honor and justice.

  • Smite evil wherever it is found, yet show compassion to those who have strayed from righteousness.

  • Defend the weak, bring freedom to those without, and protect the ideals of just order.

Known Worshipers[edit | edit source]

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • The Platinum Dragon's holy day is Embertide, celebrated on the fifth of Duscar.

References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 1.8 Explorer's Guide to Wildemount, p. 21.
  2. Explorer's Guide to Wildemount, p. 28.
  3. See "Skyward" (1x15) at 0:07:56.
  4. See "Return to Vasselheim" (1x43) at 2:02:46.
  5. Critical Role: Tal'Dorei Campaign Setting, p. 90.
  6. Critical Role: Tal'Dorei Campaign Setting, p. 59.
  7. See "Steam and Conversation" (2x09) at 0:46:11.
  8. See "Steam and Conversation" (2x09) at 0:45:41.
  9. Explorer's Guide to Wildemount, p. 106.
  10. Critical Role: Tal'Dorei Campaign Setting, p. 18.
  11. See "The Story of Vox Machina" (Sx06) from 20:44 through 20:50.
  12. Calianna, under the impression that Mollymauk is a worshipper of the Platinum Dragon, says that if he prays to the Platinum Dragon, they'll be fine.  See "Stalker in the Swamp" (2x21) at 1:19:09.


  1. Fan art of the Platinum Dragon, by Callum Lyall (source).  Used with permission.

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