• 1374 DR [Year of Lightning Storms]
  • Feast of the Moon Khelben "Blackstaff" Arunsun brings together many powerful mages in order to restore the denizens of the lost city of Miyeritaar's High Mages and cleanse part of the High Moor. In order to make the magic permanent, he and the Grand mage Ualair the Silent sacrifice themselves to create Rhymanthiin, the Hidden City of Hope.

    Laurel Silverhand Arunsun is pregnant with Khelben's twin children.

    After his death, Khelben's spirit remained in Blackstaff Tower to guide and advise future Blackstaffs.

    Tsarra Chaadren, the half-elf sorceress becomes the second Blackstaff. In public, she wears a magical illusion to make herself look like Khelben. »

  • 1415 DR [Year of Slaves Arcane]
  • Krehlan Arunsun and the Grand Mages of Rhymanthiin dissipated the kiira n’vaelhar which once held the spirits and combined knowledge of the first three Blackstaffs, and bounded its magic to Blackstaff Tower and its twin in Rhymanthiin, N’Vaerymanth. »

  • 1424 DR [Year of the Dog-Eared Journal]
  • Ches Chartham Dellenvol kills Krehlan Arunsun, the Blackstaff. The golden-haired half-elf sorcerer Ashemmon of Rhymanthiin becomes the next (fifth) Blackstaff. »