Narduk Nathnal on Far Reach
with his minions and Rhino's Axe
the Moots of 1103, a number Unicorns approached the Faction
and requested aid against a large group of unliving that
were advancing towards the Alchimer Mountains on North
Isle, heading for the Unicorn Grave Yard, and at the Gathering
of that year, the brother of Cadrus Cornus, the Unicorn
and the Ancestor of Mauritanja appeared, claiming to have
possessed Cadrus's body.
possession of this body, the Dark Unicorn, then known
to be Narduk Nathnal, Cardrus' brother, demanded that
the Hornblade be returned to him. His exact reasons for
wanting the Hornblade were unclear, but he showed that
he was willing to fight to obtain it, raising legions
of Unliving to attack the Faction. Several Unicorns fell
to Narduk and his minions, both Dark Unicorns and the
the Unicorns finally faced Narduk in a fair battle, Narduk
managed raised legions of unliving to aid him, as well
as pulling large numbers of Dark Unicorns to his side.
Aided by Dark Reaver, he slaughtered many members of the
Faction and decimated the armies, before being substantially
weakened and forced to flee. When the Unicorns finally
trapped him, he managed to gain the Hornblade. The faction
tried many way to kill him, but Narduk cried out that
he no longer needed Cadrus' body, his pattern leaving
it. At the time, many believed Narduk to be defeated.
a year later, Narduk returned to the Faction with Cadrus.
Rather than the skeletal form however, Narduk appeared
as corporeal, having Ascended to the ranks of the Unicorn