It... It's probably the "born from magic" thing, Ellen. I'm not sure "being awesome" works that way.
Sirleck's true form
Oh ye GODS did the last two panels take me forever! I genuinely expected this to be a relatively quick comic to ink, but Sirleck...
I mean, there's not one difficult thing about him to ink, but the sum of all those parts left me a bit grumpy. There's a lot going on, there.