Fall of Maraxus

Posted in Arcana on June 17, 2002

By Wizards of the Coast

The set Weatherlight, fittingly, is where the Weatherlight Saga began in earnest. And, like Tempest after it, Weatherlight had sequences of card art that told little pieces of the story.

The most notable of these is on the cards Desperate Gambit and Debt of Loyalty. In the former, Gerrard Capashen is battling Maraxus of Keld, and looks to be losing. But Starke of Rath is running up in the background.

Debt of Loyalty reveals that Starke backstabbed Maraxus, killing him. The flavor text shows Starke's true nature, however…

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