|Yan-C-Bin, as depicted in Dungeon #199 (2012). Art by Tyler Jacobson.|
|Title(s)||Prince of Evil Aerial Creatures, Master of Evil Air, The Great Cloud|
|Home Plane||Elemental Plane of Air|
|Portfolio||Evil air creatures|
|Superior||Elder Elemental Eye|
Yan-C-Bin is an archomental, the Prince of Evil Aerial Creatures. His symbol is a silver-white circle.
Yan-C-Bin is normally an invisible, amorphous cloud, and is usually only felt as a slight disturbance in the air. He is about ten feet in diameter and weighs 3 pounds. Two glowing eyes may appear in his cloudlike body. He may also appear as a sage resembling a man from west of the Baklunish Basin with three pairs of bird wings and a robed body that fades into mist.
Yan-C-Bin spends a great deal of time wandering the planes, but lives a great sky palace made of solid air on the Elemental Plane of Air. His palace is surrounded by spiked glass spheres and turns slowly in the wind, making chiming sounds.
Yan-C-Bin has a large clan of ninja dedicated to him, as well as an order of shugenja and monks. He is often revered by dervishes and swashbucklers. Cloud giants often worship him, as do those who favor aerial mounts.
Yan-C-Bin's clerics wear white-trimmed robes.
Yan-C-Bin sometimes offers his cultists a magical short sword called tempestcutter, which renders its wielder invisible and immune to air attacks.
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