The Elanthir; or "Guardian-Stones," were seven powerful artifacts created by the Council of Sorcerë.

For their earlier aid in the defeat of Alokkair, the Saar made the momentous decision to award powerful magical artifacts to each of the Seven Champions of the West.

Called the "Elanthir," The Council crafted seven pale blue gems, which were then set into magnificent swords. When in battle, the blades of these magic-infused swords emitted a bright blue glow.

In the year 1174/3, the Saar distributed the seven magical swords as follows:

Fate of the Swords:

Over the centuries, wars and other catastrophes caused four of the Elanthir to be lost:

  • Darkslayer was lost in the year 1244/4, when King Malenvar Sanborn III was drowned during the Battle of the Volnar Strait; the sword going down with the king and his ship.
  • Equalizer was lost in the year 1257/4 when King Hagar Durethë II of Eldara was slain during a Vilzari ambush. Hagar's sword was carried off to the city of An-Khara.

Today; the remaining three Elanthir continue to be wielded by Royal Houses in the west as heirlooms of their kingdoms: