Will-o'-the-wisp Fae (102)

Will, a Will-o'-the-wisp

A Will-o'-the-wisp is a type of woodland Fae species.

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Will-o'-the-wisp Treasure (102)

Will-o'-the-wisp treasure

The Will-o'-the-wisp is elusive and lives in forests, where it spends its nights searching the woods for precious stones and guards a treasure chest filled with jewels.

He is related to the Fairy in that he uses well-placed fairy fires to throw off humans who wander into his turf.

Fairy fire Will-o'-the-wisp (102)

Fairy fire

A Will-o'-the-wisp has the ability to teleport itself and others via these green flames.

Will is a Will-o'-the-wisp.


  • It does not appear to feed on humans or other Fae.
  • Will-o'-the-wisp are atmospheric ghost lights seen by travelers at night, especially over bogs, swamps or marshes. It resembles a flickering lamp and is said to recede if approached, drawing travelers from the safe paths. The phenomenon is known by a variety of names, including jack-o'-lantern and friars's lantern. When observed on graveyards, they are known as "ghost candles". Folk belief attributes the phenomenon to fairies or elemental spirits.[1]