Reka Sarghress

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Reka Sarghress
Moonless Age Cameo character
Portrait of Reka Sarghress
Race: Mixblood
Sponsored by: SoulCode
Current Status
Fallen Legionnaire
Talents
  • Stealth
  • Archery
Trivia
  • Scar on her nose from a near-miss arrow.
  • Perches in high places and handles falls well.

Reka is an archer serving in the Fallen Legion. Most recently, she was stationed in Machike.

Appearance and Personality

Reka is a small and petite female drowolath with blue eyes. She dyes her hair blue and wears it short, with one bang frequently covering her right eye. She wears the standard uniform of the Fallen Legion, as well as a grey cloth headband. She is very reserved and taciturn individual, speaking very little. However, despite her outward stoicism, she can be easily flustered by attention from those she admires.

Biography - Arc II

The District War

Reka supervises her trainee Nul'indra as they provide cover fire for the Sarghress ground troops.

Reka first appeared during the height of The District War, as the Sarghress began their push into Sharen-controlled territory. While operating alongside a young fallen legion recruit in sniping valuable Sharen targets, she was ambushed and wounded by Kary'awa's dragon Falaris.[1] Fortunately, she was rescued by Laj'vati and Tur'geis. Though she suffered several broken ribs, a broken arm, and lacerated flesh, she survived and was seen being treated in a captured Sharen fort.[2]

Much later and after largely healing from her prior wounds, she was seen acting as a sentry for Quain'tana during the closing phases of The District War.[3]

Sarghress Coup

Reka throws off the aim of Ariel's attacker.[4]

Following the events of the Puppeteer Incident and the end of the District War, Reka continued to serve as a sentry. She was flustered by a chance encounter with Ariel, who to Reka's surprise remembered her from their earlier service together.[5] She briefly followed Ariel, and wished her luck as she was challenged to a duel by Riviel.[6]

The following day, as the Sarghress moved to assault the suspected hideout of Snadhya'rune, Reka was seen providing sniper support from a nearby rooftop. As an exceptionally large glutton demon emerged from the tower, she opened fire with her fellow archers. However, the group was suddenly attacked by Shinae, who was acting under the command of the Nidraa'chal. Though the Assault suffered heavy losses and was unsuccessful in locating Snadhya'rune, Reka survived largely unharmed.

As the Sarghress Coup unfolded, and Suu'be attempted to apprehend Quain'tana with minimal further bloodshed, Reka took up position with fellow archers. As one of her fellow archers panicked and fired a shot at Ariel, Reka bumped their arm to disrupt the shot, which resulted in a very near miss.

Biography - Arc III

Reka acts as spotter during the siege of Machike'Shikumo.

Reka was among the Sarghress defenders holding off the Hermionne siege on Machike'Shikumo, acting as a lookout and spotter for the artillery teams.[7]

Later, after the unprovoked bombardment of the colony by Snadhya'rune's airship, Reka was among the surviving defenders who answered Ariel's call-to-arms. After the colonists retreated deeper into the underworld, she provided ranged support when the colonists set a trap for the airship, sniping crew members who were positioned on the decks with her crossbow.[8] She then accompanied the rest of the defenders as they pressed further in to the center of the underworld, with the airship still in pursuit.

Notable Quotes

"Remember your training. One shot, one kill."[9] - To Nul'indra, during the height of The District War.

Character Concept

Outside of Moonless Age

Reka first appeared in Relic Hunters as a Highland Raider in the Marauders and later Cloud Piercers squads.



This article reflects events up to chapter 52.

Sources:

  1. chapter 40 page 10
  2. chapter 40 page 25
  3. chapter 47 page 65
  4. chapter 50 page 210
  5. chapter 50 page 50
  6. chapter 50 page 54
  7. chapter 52 page 3
  8. chapter 52 page 35
  9. chapter 40 page 9