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The Great Darkin War was an ancient war between the remaining God-Warriors, the Darkin who were corrupted by the preceding Void War, the remaining mortal populace of Runeterra, and the Aspects. Most of the God-Warriors and Darkin would end up being killed or sealed away during this war.
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The Sun Disc, with no power left, is buried beneath the sands, and all knowledge of how to perform Ascension is lost with it. The people of Shurima scattered, living in nomadic tribes or around deltas and oases from this point onwards. Destruction of Nerimazeth at the hands of the Ascended was a form of revenge against who lead Shurima to its downfall.
The God-Warriors controlled Runeterra for centuries of uneasy alliance. With no emperor to lead them, many of the surviving Ascended God-Warriors began to return to their old petty ambitions. They came to view themselves as the rightful inheritors of the world, enslaving mortals and forcing worship. The scattered mortal populace named these new tyrants Darkin, a curse translating roughly in ancient High Shuriman as “the fallen.” The Darkin mastered many forbidden forms of primal magic, crafting their own flesh and armor with equal ease until they are completely unrecognizable as the noble warriors they had once been.
Vladimir's father traded young Darkin in exchange for the safety of the Kingdom of Camavor. Within a year, this oath would be broken. Instructed by his master, destroyed the kingdom of his father and presented his father's head to him. Taught by his Darkin master, became the first human to learn blood magic, the art of crafting flesh and transmuting blood. Over the course of his life, would govern over his master's subjects. His Darkin master would later teach other mortals blood magic.to an unknown
Ta'anari calls for a gathering of the Ascended. Enakai (Tiger), Syphax (Chameleon), Zigantus (Bull), Xuuyan (Turtle), Shabaka and Shabake (Raven twins), Valeeva (Unknown), Cebotaru (Wolf), and Naganeka (Snake) come to this gathering. Ta'anari proposes that the next wielder of the God-Warriors and Darkin. Ta'anari, with the aid of , used to heavily funnel his vitality rather than being drawn mad, and release an empowered form of to kill all Darkin in the meeting. Shabaka and Shabake were vaporized instantly by the Moonfall; with Syphax, Zigantus and Enakai dying to the moonfall a few moments later. Ta'anari's ascension was reverted and he was human once again. later removes his heart, killing him. Naganeka, Valeeva and Cebotaru managed to escape, still as Ascended. Whether they are still alive or were eventually sealed, is unknown to this day.would be , the Bringer of Rains, one of remaining descendants. Xuuyan disagrees and tries to take the by force. Ta'anari is forced to slay him using . The usage of such magic break the fetters that bound the immortal breath of the gods to Ta'anari's human flesh. The other Darkin disagree with uniting to stop the war against the other
Darkin master instructed him to lead his armies in his defense against his unified enemies. Instead, killed him and drank in a measure of his power, enough to renew his mortal flesh and enable him to be . Few surviving mortals flee, taking what knowledge they had of blood magic with them.
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The remaining Darkin, like and , are defeated and sealed away within their magical weapons. The last Darkin, , is defeated and sealed away within his magical bow by Vastayan moon-stalkers and human mages in service of a golden-armored warrior queen, ending the Great Darkin War. The Golden-armored Warrior Queen commanded her followers to bury her alive in a well of a mountain temple overlooking the village of Pallas.
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- Oshra Va'Zaun was resettled and renamed into Kha'zhun. At some point in time it would be renamed to Zaun.