The Legion of Dawn was a legendary group of heroes active 500 years before the present day.
The Legion of Dawn were the disciples of Helena Tarsis. Arden Vassa created a Javelin of Dawn for every member of the Legion. With this new technology at their disposal, the Legion fought back against urgoth oppressors, allowing mankind to live in peace. The Legion were the first javelin pilots, and many say the greatest.
The Legion's ranks included notable heroes like Sanadeen, Liatrelle, and Magna Stral. Their tragedies and triumphs were recorded by Garred the Chronicler in Bastion's most famous book, The Volume Of Tarsis, though the text was printed long after Garred's death.By the Legion's skill and courage, human civilization was able to develop. Their protection allowed for the construction of fortified settlements safe from the corruption and danger of the outside world.
- Arden Vassa (Inventor of the Javelins)
- Garred the Chronicler (Tarsis' husband)
- Liatrelle the Unbroken (Tarsis' oldest and most trusted friend)
Guardians of Dawn
The Guardians of Dawn are 4 Legionnaires who were General Helena Tarsis' honor guards. They were with Tarsis during all her battles.
Legionnaires were the most trusted members and were part of the inner circle of General Tarsis. All legionnaires are known to have piloted javelins. The Guardians of Dawn and Founders were also Legionnaires.
Other Legion of Dawn Members
These are the brave people who were a part of the Legion of Dawn. However, they weren't a part of the inner circle of General Tarsis (they were not legionnaires).
Many of them piloted javelins and were called the Lancers.
- Nal Jarra (Lancer)
- Hrennan (Arcanist)
- Idris (Mentor)
- The Legion of Dawn Armor Pack is available for anyone who pre-ordered  or upgraded to the the Legion of Dawn edition of the game. These armor pack designs are based on the original javelins piloted by the Legion of Dawn.
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