The Valkyrie are a feylike, warrior species. They are often confused with Nymphs, which has fostered a resentment between them but the Valkyrie are much more aggressive. All Valkyrie are related as first generation Valkyrie are sisters or half-sisters and all other Valkyrie are their children.
Closely allied with the Furiae, their Queen, Furie and her twin sister Cara the Fair are part Fury. Fierce enemies of the Horde after they dropped Furie into the ocean to drown repeatedly. They are allied to the Witches, Lykae and Forbearer Vampires.
They share two parents, Freya and Wóden and receive some gifts from their mother. Because of the Furiae's natural fury and courage, many Valkyrie have Fury mothers. Valkyrie born of Freya and Wóden grow up in Valhalla, but once they leave can never return.
The Valkyrie are incredibly strong and fast. They do not require food unless they wish to become pregnant.
They receive sustenance from lightning and give it off with strong emotion. Valkyrie eyes turn silver with strong emotion. The Valkyrie's shrieks are able to shatter glass and burst eardrums.
Valkyrie have Freya's acquisitiveness and can be entranced by diamonds and other jewels. Valkyrie believe in fate and that they will know their male when they run into his arms. Valkyrie can die from decapitation, fire and sorrow. Valkyrie share power between them and one Valkyrie's sorrow can weaken them all.
"When a maiden warrior screams for courage as she dies in battle, Wóden and Freya heed her call. The two gods give up lightning to strike her, rescuing her to their hall, and preserving her courage forever in the form of the maiden’s immortal Valkyrie daughter."
- Take sustenance from the electrical energy of the earth, sharing it in one collective power, and give it back with their emotions in the form of lightning.
- They possess preternatural strength and speed.
- Without training, most can be mesmerized by shining objects and jewels.
- Also known as shield maidens.
There are twelve Valkyrie Covens in the world:
- Emma The Timid, AKA Emma of the Three, AKA Emma the Slayer of Demestriu