After his demise, she imprisoned his surviving followers, the Illidari, vowing never to allow the fel-touched demon hunters to roam free ever again.. Her own brother, Jarod, wants to believe that this is not the result of madness on Maiev's part, but due to outside corruption, although it remains somewhat ambiguous as to whether Maiev truly was influenced or not by some outside force during her time at Teldrassil. The Watchers fought Illidan's forces back and forth for control of Illidan's prison wagon, but eventually Kael and Vashj were victorious, and the wagon was secured at his base. Since Illidan had been confined by Maiev for ten thousand years, he felt that trapping her in the tomb (alive or otherwise) was the least he could do to repay her, caving in the Eye Chamber before teleporting himself out. When Tyrande stated she saw their words as empty pledges of justice, Maiev witnessed Thrall promising to give Tyrande the head of Sylvanas Windrunner. Her fury at Illidan was originally motivated by her disapproval of his actions with Azshara and the fact that he nearly killed Jarod. Illidan and Maiev work together to travel to the top of the Cathedral of Eternal Night and use the [Aegis of Aggramar] there. Maiev was originally a young priestess of Elune during the War of the Ancients. The naga began to destroy the ships, but Maiev killed them before they completed their task. Kael and Maiev saw his caravan across the river while Tyrande held the line on the bridge. Before they departed, Akama handed her a stone that would allow him to contact her. , While there, Maiev read magical orcish runes Gul'dan had created to relate his tale. The warden later found the ghosts of which he spoke: animated orcish corpses fighting one another, as if reliving a battle fought in their former lives (in fact they were former members of the Blackrock Clan, the Twilight's Hammer Clan and the Stormreaver Clan). Warden, Bounty Hunter, and eventually Executioner of Illidan Stormrage. However, I believe Maiev sides with Akama (especially since Akama is watching her cell, lol) just after realizing he was truly against Illidan. Her first motivation was to punish Illidan for his transgression (which a Kaldorei tribunal sentenced him to, not she), then to stop him from killing anyone else, and finally, pure vengeance. Recognizing the Warden's abilities, he sought her help. These new tasks occasionally took a Watcher far abroad, where she would remain until she tracked down and captured the criminal. If pressed, Maiev flees via blink, greater invisibility, and expeditious retreat. She had bad relations with Tyrande Whisperwind, Jarod Shadowsong and Varian Wrynn. Maiev quickly split off from the rest of the forces to go after Illidan alone, eventually finding him at the top of the temple with a band of adventurers at his mercy. As the group's leader, Maiev was given the rank of Warden, which she later awarded to a select few who had proven their exceptional fighting abilities, tracking skills, and tenacity. He was a demon who had murdered countless innocents, spread corruption and madness among the beasts of the forest, and nearly caused irreparable harm to Azeroth. Maiev told Malfurion that Tyrande had been torn apart, and that his only recourse was to gain revenge on Illidan. At some point towards the end, Maiev joins the party and helps out by laying traps to incapacitate Illidan.  After the Dark Portal was opened, however, she was discovered to have been imprisoned within the Warden's Cage in Shadowmoon Valley, guarded by Akama and his Ashtongue Deathsworn. They bicker throughout the dungeon. Maiev and the Watchers explored cautiously until they were surprised to discover Alliance soldiers. It is suspected that the trauma caused by years of dedication to her duty, combined with the torture inflicted upon her when she was Illidan's prisoner had finally driven her insane. Finally, when Maiev was all but blinded by frustration and vengeance, the Betrayer got the better of her. "The Return" by KoniArt, featuring a Warden, presumably Maiev. During the battle, Maiev taunts Illidan several times in reference to the pain that he has caused her, from forcing her to guard his prison for 10,000 years by committing his crimes to causing the death of Naisha. For unit quotes, see Quotes of Warcraft III/Night Elf Sentinels#Maiev Shadowsong. Malfurion, understandably furious with Maiev for her lies, entangled her. English (US) Deutsch. She both fears and despises arcane magic, and shows her derision openly to its practitioners. He consumed the energies of the Skull of Gul'dan. Maiev defeated them, but was troubled that they were burning boats, and thought that perhaps Illidan meant to flee across the ocean. Maiev moves with fluid, deadly grace. By tracing her personality first as a priestess, then as a warden, and finally as vengeance, we can see how she came to hate Illidan in particular. ?BossWarden's Cage, Shadowmoon Valley or Black Temple, Shadowmoon Valley. From 1999–2002, she was a featured performer on Joe Frank's radio programs. I only pray that in her zeal, she doesn't cause even more havoc than Illidan."  With Akama spying on Illidan's movements, Maiev sought more allies to her cause, and gained many of the young draenei and Broken of Outland as recruits for her army. Maiev was an opponent of the leadership of Desdel Stareye, but took no action for fear of dividing the troops. , They stopped unexpectedly soon when they came across some islands which were not on their maps, but Maiev knew where they were, as she had once spent a great deal of time there. She knew that time was growing short, and that Illidan had to be stopped, and insisted that Tyrande had been prepared to make the sacrifice if needed. Though her primary charge was Illidan Stormrage, Maiev, as senior warden, also served as bounty hunter and assassin of enemies and escaped criminals. Maiev battled an army of naga as she sent a runner out to sea to get a message to Malfurion Stormrage to plea for assistance. When Maiev finally did get free (exactly how she did and why it took her so long isn't explained), she tracked down Malfurion, and found him allowing Illidan to go free. The website also states Maiev to be leader of the Watchers. The Broken Isles were the remains of Suramar. Shortly before the Third War broke out, Maiev departed the barrow prisons in order to accomplish one such mission. World of Warcraft: Legion Heroes of the Storm Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos Maiev Shadowsong, wow PNG size: 823x971px filesize: 508.98KB Heroes of the Storm Diablo Concept art Blizzard Entertainment, Dishonoured PNG size: 1316x1080px filesize: 900.89KB Maiev Shadowsong stood watch over the imprisoned Betrayer for ten thousand years, and hunted him relentlessly after he was released. Maiev soon had a run-in with the leader of the naga, Lady Vashj, who told her that the night elves' justice had no place in the Broken Isles. (. Naisha fought thr… In truth however, she was secretly the one responsible for the Highborne killings. They were letting him go. Maiev Shadowsong, a human, only know the hunt and she'll do anything to protect her kind, even putting her life on the line.  There she launched a guerrilla war against Illidan and his allies, though she was ultimately captured. Affiliation Akama is a kind but hardened Broken draenei who was once the guardian of the Temple of Karabor. In the short story Unbroken, he fled from the Temple to Shattrath City before going into hiding, where he was the most exposed of the refugees to the fel energies that caused some draenei to mutate. Not placated, Malfurion raged that Illidan had given no thought to the cost of his actions and that Tyrande had died because of him. Debra "Debi" Mae West is an American voice actress for popular radio, television, animation, and video games. Hers is an achingly lonely existence.. Knowing full well where Illidan's ruthless schemes would eventually lead, Malfurion decided to deal with his power-crazed brother once and for all. None have survived! 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