NeutralDeath's Challenge
Start Olrun the Battlecaller
End Olrun the Battlecaller
Level 8-30
Category Death Knight
Experience 12250
Rewards 1 Bonus talent and  [Insignia of the Scourge]
2g 50s
Previous N Death Knight [8-30] The Scarlet Harvest


Olrun the Battlecaller has ordered you to win 5 duels against other death knights.

You may choose to battle death knight initiates or players.

  • Death Knights defeated in a duel: (5)


Born of the Lich King's victory over Illidan Stormrage in the heart of the frozen wastes, Death's Challenge is a rite of passage that all death knights must undergo.

Seek out other death knights of Acherus and challenge them to a duel. They must accept and fight until a victor emerges!

Go now, <name>! Victory for the Scourge! Glory to the Lich King!


You will receive: 2g 50s, 1 Bonus talent,  [Insignia of the Scourge]


Have you completed Death's Challenge?


To the victor goes the glory, death knight! Well done! The Lich King looks favorably upon you on this day.


Are you challenging me, <brother/sister>?
Gossip I challenge you, death knight!

Death Knight Initiates can say any of the following when initiating a duel:

  • Remember this day, <name>, for it is the day that you will be thoroughly owned.
  • The Lich King will see his true champion on the day!
  • I'm going to tear your heart out, cupcake!
  • You don't stand a chance, <name>.
  • You have challenged death itself!
  • Don't make me laugh.
  • Here come the tears...
  • No potions!

The duel will begin in...


  1. N Death Knight [8-30] In Service Of The Lich King
  2. N Death Knight [8-30] The Emblazoned Runeblade
  3. N Death Knight [8-30] Runeforging: Preparation For Battle
  4. N Death Knight [8-30] The Endless Hunger
  5. N Death Knight [8-30] The Eye Of Acherus
  6. N Death Knight [8-30] Death Comes From On High
  7. N Death Knight [8-30] The Might Of The Scourge
  8. N Death Knight [8-30] Report To Scourge Commander Thalanor
  9. N Death Knight [8-30] The Scarlet Harvest
  10. Complete all of:
  11. N Death Knight [8-30] Gothik the Harvester
  12. N Death Knight [8-30] The Gift That Keeps On Giving
  13. N Death Knight [8-30] An Attack Of Opportunity
  14. N Death Knight [8-30] Massacre At Light's Point
  15. N Death Knight [8-30] Victory At Death's Breach!
  16. N Death Knight [8-30] The Will Of The Lich King
  17. N Death Knight [8-30] The Crypt of Remembrance
  18. N Death Knight [8-30] Nowhere To Run and Nowhere To Hide & N Death Knight [8-30] Lambs To The Slaughter
  19. N Death Knight [8-30] How To Win Friends And Influence Enemies
  20. N Death Knight [8-30] Behind Scarlet Lines
  21. N Death Knight [8-30] The Path Of The Righteous Crusader & N Death Knight [8-30] Brothers In Death
  22. N Death Knight [8-30] Bloody Breakout
  23. N Death Knight [8-30] A Cry For Vengeance!
  24. N Death Knight [8-30] A Special Surprise
  25. N Death Knight [8-30] A Sort Of Homecoming
  26. N Death Knight [8-30] Ambush At The Overlook
  27. N Death Knight [8-30] A Meeting With Fate
  28. N Death Knight [8-30] The Scarlet Onslaught Emerges
  29. N Death Knight [8-30] Scarlet Armies Approach...
  30. N Death Knight [8-30] The Scarlet Apocalypse
  31. N Death Knight [8-30] An End To All Things...
  32. N Death Knight [8-30] The Lich King's Command
  33. N Death Knight [8-30] The Light of Dawn
  34. N Death Knight [8-30] Taking Back Acherus
  35. N Death Knight [8-30] The Battle For The Ebon Hold
  36. A Death Knight [8-30] Where Kings Walk or H Death knight [8-30] Saurfang's Blessing

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