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"It is I, The Great Cock of the Darkling Woods!"
"The Great..."
"Cock. Have you never beheld one, child of Earth?"
"No, no, no. I've beheld one or two.""
―The Great Cock and Eliot Waugh[src]

The Great Cock of the Darkling Woods is one of the Questing Creatures of Fillory, resembling a large peacock. After the Old Gods took away magic from the universe, the Great Cock sent Eliot Waugh and his friends on a quest to restore the Wellspring and save Fillory.


Hearing a Petition

"Do you want your magic back or not? Will it not solve all your problems?"
"I mean, yes, but, it's just... how long does a quest like this take?"
"A good season."
―Great Cock and Eliot Waugh[src]

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Magic and Abilities


  • Questing Creature Physiology: To be added
    • Wish Granting: To be added
    • Enhanced Senses: To be added





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