Protectors of the Silver Marches
Lady Jadylyn Darvea – Status: Deceased – Killed in combat.
The Head Priestess of Shar encountered in Ironhand Mines. Later revealed to be one of Despayr’s elite, the Lady of Caverns.
Acolyte Brisby – Status: Active and working in Newfort.
A young man who works for the watch in Newfort. He secretly serves Shar and was responsible for giving a group of orcs access to the main fort in Newfort.
Mr. Darvin – Status: Deceased – Executed for crimes.
Possibly a Red Wizard, he was once the proprietor of a shop in Silverymoon dealing in rare relics. After it was discovered that he murdered Anystasia Mint, he fled Silverymoon. It was also discovered that he was responsible for aiding and organizing various Sharen cults in the Silver Marches. The Silver Guardians eventually captured Mr. Darvin in the town of Dead Snows after a brief, but violent struggle. They escorted him back to Silverymoon to face trial and execution.
Lady Sharon Artha – Status: Deceased – Executed for crimes.
The Head Priestess of Shar once in charge of Sharen cult that was masquerading as a Temple of Mystra in Wheylon Hill. Responsible for overseeing the brainwashing the local villagers and delivering them to Despayr for use in a ritual. Later revealed to be the Lady of Knowledge, one of Despayr’s elite priestesses.
Shan Thar – Status: Deceased – Killed in combat.
Once a Priest of Shar working under Lady Artha in Wheylon Hill. He was responsible for recruiting villagers for brainwashing by promising access to “Mystra’s Secret Knowledge”.
Starweaver Fembrys – Status: Deceased – Killed in combat.
A Priest of Shar working under Lady Artha in the fake temple of Mystra in Wheylon Hill. He was responsible for performing an evil ritual called “Mystra’s Secret Knowledge”, which was used to find suitable candidates for Despayr and brainwash them.
Lady Bestra Mornscroll – Status: Deceased – Murdered by Elia.
The Head Priestess of Shar once in charge of the Lost Refuge deep in the Night Trees forest. She was responsible for maintaining a portal to the Plane of Shadow there. Her temple also acted as a way-station for the brain-washed villagers from Wheylon Hill on their way to Despayr’s compound. She was discovered to be Despayr’s third elite, The Lady of Darkness.
Malkarion – Status: Deceased – Killed in combat.
A Blackguard in the service of Despayr. He was the responsible for overseeing Despayr’s compound in the Plane of Shadow. Prior to that he assisted Lady Ostentia, Despayr’s forth and most violent Head Priestess, in purging several temples of Mystra.
Despayr – Status: Deceased – Killed in combat.
A powerful Black Dragon and a Shade, he ultimately led the Sharen cults in the Silver Marches. He was blessed at birth by Shar and given the task of destroying the Weave. However, he was shunned by his kind and cast out. His destiny went largely unfulfilled until he was discovered by Prince Rivalen Tanthul, who promised him aid and the power of a Shade. With a ritual designed by Prince Rivalen, he nearly tore a hole in the Weave covering half of the Silver Marches. He was defeated at the last minute by the Silver Guardians.
Prince Rivalen Tanthul Statues: Active.
Not much is known about this Prince. He was behind a plot to destroy the Weave in the Silver Marches, though he has not been encountered in person yet. According to Hadrhune, Prince Rivalen is both the High Priest of Shar in the City of the Shade and an asshole.