Paragons are creatures that have a more rare chance to spawn than a normal version of that creature. They are noticeably more powerful than the creature of their type. They have more health, more resistances, higher health regeneration, run faster and hit harder. Furthermore, they actively target from much further distances and tend to re-target to anything that moves around them.
Killing a Paragon offers additional rewards vs it's creature type. These rewards consist of a Paragon Treasure Chest and extra gold. The Paragon chests can be opened with the Lockpicking skill and are hued random colors including dark black all the way to bright white.
Paragon chests contain the following possible items: