Gold is considered the holiest of materials, though not the rarest, and has been since the beginning of civilization. It is very nonreactive (it's a noble metal) and as such can stand up to the might of the elements (nobody wants their temple to fall down).
Famous Heroes of Godville
Liir - 80th-level adventurer, member of the “Harvest Moon” guild, with the motto “Daydreamer of the Moon☾”, stands at the 84th position in the pantheon of gladiatorship under the vigilant supervision of the god Mused. We've had many reports that a Mortal Wombat has been afraid to make eye contact with him since their last encounter.
Melodee - 67th-level adventurer, with the motto “I need more shoes!”, stands at the 192nd position in the pantheon of templehood under the vigilant supervision of the god Rawls. The heroine has no distinctive features to date; however, she promises to get some before her next appearance.
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Looking for heroes able to supply required materials in sufficient quantities. The Club of Young Surgeons, “Ankh-Morpork City Watch” guild's hospital basement, Bumchester.
The “seven winds home” guild is looking for a professional forum troll with no message limit.