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Skill: 2H Slashing Atk Delay: 43
DMG: 42 Dmg Bonus: 126
This item is placeable in yards, guild yards, houses and guild halls.
STR: +15 DEX: +10 STA: +5 HP: +50
Effect: Judgment of Ice (Combat, Casting Time: Instant) at Level 50
WT: 12.0 Size: LARGE
Slot 1, Type 4 (Weapon: General)
Slot 2, Type 20 (Ornamentation)
Item Lore:Axe of Kings
Item Type:2H Slashing
Light:Stein of Tears
Lucy Entry By:Kerasota
Item Updated By:SwiftyMUSE
IC Last Updated:2020-11-24 07:03:15
Page Updated:Thu Oct 9th, 2008
*This item is the result of a raid event.
Scars of Velious Item

Rarity: Rare
Level to Attain: 60

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Drops: This item is found on creatures.

Icewell Keep

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Item Lore: Axe of Kings

Uploaded November 27th, 2008
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Not Drakkin usable
# Feb 18 2012 at 2:52 PM Rating: Good
39 posts
Got this for my little pally Drakkin, thrilled to find it until I noticed it's not Drakkin usable.
Gave a /feedback about it 2/18/12.
decent loot
# Sep 01 2004 at 12:39 PM Rating: Decent
a good friend of mine 65 sk uses this and is happy to have it. I have to say the graphic on it looks sweet and he deals some decent dmg with it. For all the peps who arnt in elemental guilds this item is nice
# Mar 04 2004 at 12:37 PM Rating: Decent
can serkers use these? it owuld be awesoem
RE: berserker?
# Mar 04 2004 at 7:18 PM Rating: Default
The idea behind zerker is ALL 2H weapons, so if WAR/PAL/SK can use, it's probably a pretty safe bet...
RE: berserker?
# Apr 20 2004 at 1:34 PM Rating: Default
Well, not ALL 2 handers =P
# Jun 16 2003 at 11:37 PM Rating: Default
I was on a dain raid today and 3 of these dropped and only 2 people could use, so quickly i gated and camped, created a level 1 human paladin, attacked paladin guildmaster ran to pok, and went through great divide into thurg. The second i entered thurg i did a /who to see who was there. I got a DMF from a 65 necro and a hp buff from a druid. I zoned into icewell, ran up the stars floated down the well, and looted this awesome axe. Yay
Frostreaver Vs. Fiery Defender
# Jun 15 2003 at 11:26 PM Rating: Default
I am a level 53 Cavalier with the Frostreaver and my epic , the Fiery Defender. The Frostreaver has a better ratio but the Fiery Defender has better stats... witch should i use?

Sphiriah Sphinx
53 Cavalier
RE: Frostreaver Vs. Fiery Defender
# Sep 21 2004 at 7:39 PM Rating: Default
you should always go ratio over stats
You're a Wizrard Harry!
#REDACTED, Posted: Jul 19 2003 at 12:24 AM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) Edited, Sat Jul 19 01:16:03 2003
#REDACTED, Posted: Jul 19 2003 at 12:24 AM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) their both pieces of ****, get a windie ya dumbass liar
#REDACTED, Posted: Jan 01 2004 at 4:04 PM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) maffiosso, ur a frekin newb, the pally epic before they nerfed it was as good as " the sword of truth " i mean, seriously, pally epic / frostreaver both own, personally, i like frostreaver cuz it has awesome graphic, but so does pally epic, oh, other thing, WINDBLADE BLOWS AT HIGH LVL!!!! epics were made to always be used and not to be non-used over a stupid frekin windy....
#REDACTED, Posted: Sep 28 2003 at 6:03 PM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) Windblade Sucks, with no proc its useless at the high lvls. look at the Respenent War Maul(spelling error on that one), best Paly weapon in the game, not cause of the ratio or stats but because of the PROC, the ratio and stats just make it worth using on a raid and in a group.
#REDACTED, Posted: Jul 29 2003 at 6:37 PM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) windblade is a twink wpn.. nothing more.
Level of proc?
# Jun 02 2003 at 11:45 PM Rating: Default
59 posts
Got a tell from a freind this was left on Dains corpse. Me being a 47 warrior with good Dorf faction I ran in (zone was empty) and looted. Does not proc at 47 though, I'm guessing 50. Anyone know?
#REDACTED, Posted: Oct 24 2002 at 7:47 AM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) I have sent many e-mails to Sony and they e-mailed me back saying that I cant change items. So thats ok I will just leave it sitting in my bank as a memory of how stupid Sony Online Entertainment is for not tell ELF of any kind use this. Oh well I will get a better weapon some day anyway hehe.
# Sep 22 2002 at 7:52 AM Rating: Default
Just to let everyone know who isnt an Elf of any kind that this weapon is NOT usable by elfs you probley didnt even notice LOL. But as a very excited 54 SK that I was when I seen someone in Icewell /ooc FROSTREAVER ON DAIN COME GET IT!!! and AFTER looting it (not joking LOL) I find out I cant use it hahahaha. I mean WTF were they thinking not letting my wimpy little elf butt use it for huh hehe? I mean dang I was so happy I had finally got an uber 2hs to last until epic....and now cant use it. Is there ANY way someone could tell me if and HOW it might be possible to CHANGE this weapon??? Currently sitting in my bank waiting for me to use haha. Thank-You.

Zantetsukane Odinsfury
55th Level Teir'Dal Revenant
Rune of War
Veeshan Server!

"Whatever waits I have NO regrets!!!"

Edited, Tue Sep 24 15:25:58 2002
# Jan 07 2003 at 3:14 PM Rating: Default
It's cause Elves are too weak to wield it, DUH.
FLimsy assed, pointy ear, know-it-all freaks.
GOD I HATE elves!

Renmazuo Skoaldiak of Tallon Zek Smiley: king Shadow Knight <4> Bertoxxulous
# Apr 04 2004 at 3:22 PM Rating: Decent
elf power!
#REDACTED, Posted: Oct 05 2002 at 12:50 PM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) Someone please send me some help on this one guys ok? Come on I really need some help in getting this item changed. I have recently spoken to my server GM on Veeshan and he told me that I had to send an e-mail sony about it. Once I did that all I have receieved yet in like 2 weeks of waits is an automated message which doesnt tell me anything about changing the item. Other than e-mailing them a thousand times and probely pissing them off I have no idea how to get this item changed. If there is anyone out there who knows how to change items could you please post here and let me know? Thank-You.
#REDACTED, Posted: Oct 05 2002 at 12:48 PM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) Someone please send me some help on this one guys ok? Come on I really need some help in getting this item changed. I have recently spoken to my server GM on Veeshan and he told me that I had to send an e-mail sony about it. Once I did that all I have receieved yet in like 2 weeks of waits is an automated message which doesnt tell me anything about changing the item. Other than e-mailing them a thousand times and probely pissing them off I have no idea how to get this item changed. If there is anyone out there who knows how to change items could you please post here and let me know? Thank-You.
Frostreaver and Primal Velium Battle Axe
# Sep 13 2002 at 5:28 PM Rating: Decent
As a 60 Warlord, I have the Frostreaver and Primal Velium Battle Axe and prefer the Frostreaver. I use the Primal until Avatar procs then switch to Frostreaver. For me it holds aggro better and seem to get more crits with it. Avatar lasts about 6 minutes and with 255 dex, Judgement of Ice goes off quite often. 125 direct damage (aggro raiser plus extra damage) compared to 100 agi dex str attack over and over again (last 6 minutes, most flights don't last that long and if so switch back after 5 minutes and refresh)

My thought, Frostreaver good, Primal Velium Battle Axe good, Frostreaver and Primal combo GREAT

Side note: better than war epic for everyone that thinks it is a crap weapon

RE: Frostreaver and Primal Velium Battle Axe
# Feb 11 2003 at 1:59 AM Rating: Default
"Side note: better than war epic for everyone that thinks it is a crap weapon "

Better than the Paladin and Shadow Knight Epics too. FYI.
#REDACTED, Posted: Sep 20 2002 at 5:26 PM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) sadly maintaining aggro for warriors is the only use for this piece of crap, any self respecting knight who's in a guild that can take down the d41n are going to have much better weapons from elsewhere..
#REDACTED, Posted: Aug 19 2002 at 8:29 AM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) Ok heres how it went down. Our group 14 druid(with sow), monk (with fd), 14 cleric, 15 wizzy, 16 ranger and lvl 20 tank(with damage cap removed) just got back from tov and decided to give the dain a vist before we logged. Monk pulled the little bugger fight lasted about 2 min he had to have over 2k hp (amazing) by far tuffer than gnols in sk. but droped decent sword and a head(for some quest i guess?) anyways he isnt that hard just make sure everyone is in thier teens and you should be ok. ;)
RE: how to kil the dain
# Aug 16 2003 at 11:27 PM Rating: Default
sorry, only one way to describe your description of your so called encounter: a pathetic lie. god i hate stupid people. oh well. can't wait until i'm high enough to tank a raid on him. i could have a lot of fun with that axe. >:)

28th Female Barbarian Warrior
# Aug 11 2002 at 3:49 AM Rating: Default
I know alot of warlords who use this axe. It creates good aggro, nice rations has some stats and hp's. Damn good axe. To those of you who say otherwise, fine go get you neater toys and leave everyone else to there dreams...

Symphonic Distortion
57 bard of Emarr
# Aug 02 2002 at 3:43 AM Rating: Default
For al you rich people out there that this is crap, not everyone is in a big strong guild and gets to raid ToV frequently. I, myself am a 56 paladin (Dorf) and the best 2H slash weapons i can get are the ones i buy in the bazaar. I currently wield an Argent Protector ( that crap? yes that crap), and i am pretty happy about it.
I dont see the use in shouting every weapon is crap just because you have a better one, or even your lvl 15 alt has a better one.

BTW name is Krovikan on AB, send a tell when you let the crap rot )P

# Jul 05 2002 at 5:52 AM Rating: Default
I agre completly any one who can Raid this can find Better on Dragons in ToV .
thats about all i have to say on that

Edited, Fri Jul 5 06:42:55 2002
#REDACTED, Posted: Jun 09 2002 at 5:07 PM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) the fact of the matter is is that it is an ecellent weapon but not for the level maybe excellent and holy if you were level maybe 40 but most that kill this guy have their epics lol and even if they dont there are alot of better weapons people would loot it if it wasnt no drop itd sell for ALOT to those twinked 30's out tehre hehe. but no matter i am holding out for the palladius axe of slaughter hehehe
#REDACTED, Posted: Jun 28 2002 at 8:29 PM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) you're a f-u-c-k-i-n-g ******, the dragon that drops pallidius axe of slaughter was taken out of the game months ago
RE: to uber or not too uber
# Jul 07 2002 at 6:40 PM Rating: Default
Umm, No your the ******. They didn't take him out, they put him in the last wave of a ring type quest (different waves of mobs come and you kill and blah blah blah).. But they screwed it up and now they have to fix it. It's like a 20wave thing. not too sure. and YES he still drops Palladius Axe of Slaughter. Think before you speak
RE: to uber or not too uber
# Jul 16 2002 at 12:10 AM Rating: Default
64 posts
if you would read message boards, instead of positng so blithly you'd know that the ring has been broken since they implimented it.
#REDACTED, Posted: Jun 13 2002 at 3:42 PM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) Too bad you'll never get it :<
# Oct 08 2001 at 6:22 PM Rating: Default
The axe have been upgraded to 42 dmg 43 delay

Lucky me :)

thx Verant
#REDACTED, Posted: Sep 17 2001 at 10:44 PM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) i got one of these on my iksar shadow is sort of a waste on me now because i cant put it to use ..well at least not to its full extent..but still a awesome weapon for a lvl 10 iksar shadow knight
RE: no big deal
# Feb 13 2002 at 7:47 PM Rating: Default
I put it on my SK when he was 27. He's 40 now. Axe always goes to alts. If you're in a guild that can kill Dain a lot, then you have to have better 2hs for your mains.
RE: no big deal
# Oct 29 2001 at 6:19 PM Rating: Default
I think this is a load of crap as well. Seems most people haven't seen the NO DROP on it. So I really doubt any raid would first let a lvl 10 anything come down to raid with them, moreless let them loot their Phat Lewt. Nice try.
RE: no big deal
# Nov 21 2001 at 1:14 AM Rating: Default
34 posts

For guilds killing Dain these are sadly crap, same with the joke weapon Tormax drops. I have one on my level 16 warrior Jaradin. I'll gladly log him in and let you see it. Barrin has one on his level 2 Iksar warrior Dain tester. The day I got mine for my twink we let a level 30ish warrior jump down the well and loot the 2nd one that was on the corpse. /rude crap loots.

We have let many rot as well since it seems he likes to drop the Frostreaver quite often. Ask Algathor how many have rotted. Also the SK and Paladin swords from Yelinak end up rotting nearly every raid.
RE: no big deal
# Apr 30 2002 at 5:51 AM Rating: Default
I'm not a warrior but after reading this post I started looking up the weapons that drop in ST. From what I saw this and the axe of kromzek kings(or whatever it's called) is just as good if not better than the primal weapons in ST. Please enlighten me as to why this weapon sucks.
RE: no big deal
# May 14 2002 at 3:30 PM Rating: Default
Biiig difference with primal. They all proc avatar. That's +100atk +100str +100dex +100agi. Once it procs once, you'll probably be at 255 dex so it'll just keep proccing. It increases your damage output signifigantly.
#Anonymous, Posted: Aug 31 2001 at 2:05 PM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) Was in Icewell last night and uber guild was there, they pulled Dain and killed him, piece of cake. They were too uber and Dain's drops were crap so they took what they wanted and started porting out, I looted the corpse and OMFG HOLY LEVEL 16 WARRIOR HAS THE FROSTWEAVER!
# Sep 13 2001 at 11:52 PM Rating: Default
Ummmm.....nice bluff...there is absolutely no way in hell that you have this item considering that you couldn't even make it to the entrance of Thurgadin at your level, not to mention getting in Icewell keep. If you are going to post, post something worth listening to. My 2cp....
#REDACTED, Posted: Mar 23 2003 at 12:45 AM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) Kingcasino ur the stupidest ******** iv ever seen HOW stupid are you? ur the BIGGEST NOOB around ur gay and stupid dude anyone can get to thurg so STFU
# Nov 10 2002 at 5:27 PM Rating: Default
Umm i get lvl 1's to Thrug easy wit only Sow its simple. . .
# Oct 27 2001 at 12:01 PM Rating: Good
this is a twink item compared to the stuff in ST. Infact we normaly give them to guests or twinks when we kill the dain. It has gotten a nice upgrade but is still no where close to the primal and priceless 2h weapons
Not necessarily a bluff...
# Sep 14 2001 at 4:59 AM Rating: Decent
... it is entirely possible to get to Thurgadin and Icewell at very low levels. I've seen several lowbies (some under level 10) hanging around at Icewell hoping for Royal Velium Frosted armor (SP?) and the Velium Round shields - the former is nodrop, and the latter is lore and very common, so are often left to rot.

HOWEVER, I can't believe that any group would actually leave this weapon to decay... perhaps the raid group had to evac and this fellow ninja'd the loot. (Higer level uber-boss corpses last a lot longer than regular corpses, so the Raiders may not have been in a hurry to loot and this guy jumped in).
RE: Not necessarily a bluff...
# Nov 21 2001 at 1:18 AM Rating: Decent
34 posts
Gael, believe it, they do rot or are given to Mort the uber banker.
RE: Not necessarily a bluff...
# Sep 26 2001 at 10:08 AM Rating: Excellent
I have seen (SEEN, not heard about...) a level three in the Crystal caves. It's no more difficult to get to Thurgadin, than it is to get there...

Having said which, IF this is a true claim, ninja looting of something like this really should be a petitionable offense!
RE: Not necessarily a bluff...
# Jul 14 2002 at 11:10 PM Rating: Excellent
i once ran a level 1 warrior from freeport all the way to thurg. its very easy, but time consuming, just make sure you bind at the pirate village and your all set. then, once you get to thurg, bind again.

also, i ran a human bard, follower of rallos zek to Kael, and now she lives there. Lots of other people have done it.
RE: Not necessarily a bluff...
# Nov 18 2001 at 5:26 PM Rating: Decent
My bard escorted a level 4 SK to thugardin without any problems at all.
RE: Not necessarily a bluff...
# Dec 01 2001 at 3:49 AM Rating: Good
so what do you do with a no drop item no one wants? let it rot.
#Anonymous, Posted: Jul 28 2001 at 6:57 AM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) i will let you guys know how we did when we kill dain tonight. it will be: ME - twinked lvl 35 WARRIOR with a badass wurmy ( no fbss yet since i am waiting for it to be 2k at friend hussled for one at that price so i can do it too.)-][ MY FRIEND who is also a twinked out lvl 30 DROOD friend( he found a bag with a cone of the mystics in it in ec...lucky him, wow.) and i know you guys think we might not handle it but we also have a backup plan. we got another player waiting for us there....a high lvl 40 ENCHANTER who will mez everything since she got mez and clarity now. now what ya think of that plan? WHOOT! she also got 145 charisma...not bad aye but she needa get more int items. she seems to only have 110 int but i dont know if that's okay. is it okay? you know it is. come on, we gonna do it anyways. i just want to be the first to post this up to let ya guys know what to expect. and please don't ks our pull k if you know what server we gonna be on. I leave you with the quote for the day:" +B ack, it's the one eyed cyclops with big teef"
RE: Dain is going down and i don't mean in that way
# Apr 23 2002 at 7:49 PM Rating: Default
one **************************************************************************************************** hehe, dain is 70, how the **** do you think you can kill him with those low *** chars, you think a twink is someone with a wurmy, my 32 warrior, would sit on you, and eat you with his *******, my monk is only 12 atm and he has a KD, SoS, acrylia tunic, tarmok battlestaff, FBSS and more uber stuff, hed prolly own you...and i hope yer making a joke, because thats just funny how stupid you are
RE: Dain is going down and i don't mean in that way
# Feb 14 2002 at 1:53 PM Rating: Default
total ******** man..i've seen a lvl 60 ogre warrior fall to icewell sentinels even with a cleric backing him up...a lvl 30 would be owned in about 5 seconds flat, i dont care if u have a drood or anything..and a wurmy?! slow as hell and weight like hell. and no haste? let me tell you this ogre had duel wielding silver whips of rage (pre-nerf lore). it aint gonna happen and u will never even make it past 2 seconds against Dain. good luck, i wish u well..just get ready pay a clerry for a rez...

Mebonk shortystuff
41 warrior dwarf of Rallos Zek

Povar server
<Arbiters of the Apocalypse>
RE: Dain is going down and i don't mean in that way
# May 01 2002 at 7:10 PM Rating: Default
I'd like to know how the 60 war fell while backed by a cleric, I've seen a 58war and 59 rogue (thats right, no healer) take sentries NP and I can handle a sentinal with cleric standing behind me no sweat. A 60 cleric, 56 ranger, and myself took a sentry and sentinal at the SAME TIME and cleric still had 35% mana at the end of the fight. One group with me as MA, a 52 cleric healing, and a 51 monk pulling took watchers w/o incidince and killed all 3 counselors in the bleachers area SIMULTANEOUSLY without breaking a sweat. Sure 2 30s and a 40 cant do **** there but it's obvious he wasnt serious. Icewell is really an easy zone for powerfull characters. Its also a GREAT place to work on plate wearing twinks... Don't expect to be able to solo there, a 60 magician has the best chance but even that is pretty futile, a small group is just fine tho, one full, balanced group (preferably one with a skilled monk to make pulls easier) can do great there with little downtime and little risk, I've NEVER had to evac and NEVER had a wipeout in the many many hours I've spent there, and little of that time was spent in raid strength.
hey heres an idea...
# Jun 16 2001 at 4:13 AM Rating: Default
Verantman: hey ya know what'd be t0tally awes0me?

Rangerworshipper: hmm, make a high lvl mob that cannot be killed unless peeps come up with a good solid plan and then ban them for exploiting?

Verantman: no, ***** Paladins by making thier epic s0xx0r and make the mobs j00 gotta kill to get it UBAR

Rangerworshipper: yeah, and then we make a few items better than the epic when all the Paladins are 3/4 of the way to getting their epic that s0xx0rs!

Verantman: and THEN we can make rangers have WAY better weapons than Paladins that r0xx0r, and while we're at it, lets let rangers get 2 epics!

Rangerworshipper: hmmm you arent ******** Paladins over ebough, why dont we make them have really low dmg weapons and give them all the useless skills!

*and thus the new and improved EQ Paladin is born*
RE: hey heres an idea...
# Jan 26 2002 at 11:45 PM Rating: Decent
Stupid teenager nerd: Hey ya kn0w what'd be totally awes0me? Spelling everything with letters instead of numbers and using stupid words.

Person who spells right: No that would be stupid.

Stupid teenager nerd: well spelling like retards r0x0x0r. Its also cool to capitalize random letters thrOuGhOUt youR s3/\/TencEs!

Person who spells right: Maybe your monitor will explode and all the pixels will go in your teeth.

Stupid teenager nerd: U suX0R

Person who spells right: Cool.

If you worship rangers, you need a real life. While you think paladins suck, i think you're just staring at some computer screen, and all you're ranger is is a file on some verant computer..

Everquest is cool but rangerworshipper isnt. Why do you post anon anyway.

One final note for you anonymousman, it's UBER NOT UBAR. What an idiot.

A 5 month old file
Verant computer 835
#REDACTED, Posted: Jul 07 2001 at 4:10 AM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) u r leet leik jeffk!!@211@@1111!!!!
#REDACTED, Posted: Jul 07 2001 at 4:09 AM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) u r 1337 leik jeffk!!!11122@11!!
#Anonymous, Posted: Jun 02 2001 at 6:02 PM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) If this dude is lvl 70 how the hell can u kill him?
#Anonymous, Posted: Jun 02 2001 at 1:02 AM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) this thing really makes me mad... i am a hal elf war and it sucks that i cant use it...
#Anonymous, Posted: Jun 07 2001 at 6:26 AM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) well your an idiot then
i like it
# May 12 2001 at 8:55 AM Rating: Default
well i have this wep....dorf paly,
i like it as a castoff after we kill dain, no one wanted it, so it went to my 25 paly that was collecting armour up top....made leveling a bit 45....just waiting for that dam proc to start...
RE: i like it
# May 31 2001 at 8:00 PM Rating: Default
You must be from Fennin Ro, when TMO killed Dain and no one wanted the frostrever?
Halfling guards
# Apr 12 2001 at 10:54 AM Rating: Default
LOL! Hamburglars! Right on, so mean, so true. Ever notice that the Ogre homes look like the ones in the Flinstones? hehe :)
RE:back to the start
# Apr 11 2001 at 9:12 AM Rating: Default
Actually, in D&D the most FEARED race tend to be the drow. This is because everybody knows about their evil ways.

The most DEADLY race, however, is the duergar (dark dwarves). They're secretive, diabolical, and most importantly, they can work together to get things done. As an example, in the Forgotten Realms, the duergar are one of the only races that unnerve the drow (the other being Mind Flayers).
RE:back to the start
# Dec 10 2001 at 5:58 AM Rating: Decent
actually the Duerger are not the most deadly race, that still belongs to the drow. either of chez' nased or menzoberanzan. other wise they wouldn't get owned by the svirfneblin all the time.
RE:back to the start
# Apr 27 2001 at 12:53 PM Rating: Decent
Damn, now I know somebody that is more into D&D than my brother. 8)
That's my bro!
# Feb 06 2001 at 7:21 AM Rating: Decent
The one and only person on Fennin (last time I checked) to weild this Uber-Monster of a weapon. It is a tad powerful, but I watched him kill the Dain (which I warned him would ***** with his Thurgadin faction, but he failed to listen), and the Dain managed to wipe out a significant chunk of the attacking force. It was definately a worthy prize for the battle fought.
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