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Castellans of Dol Guldur

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The origin of the castellans varies. Sometimes they are the spirits of those who were imprisoned in his dungeons, or men and elves who seeked knowledge and wisdom from him and since fell under his sway. they are spirits like though lesser to the Nazgul, formless and given shape by their cold steel armour. They were the captains of Dol-Guldur and seve him with feirce loyalty. Though when sauron returned to Mordor, there was no more room for the castellans and so they continue to stalk Mirkwood.
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{{cleanup}}{{adaptation}}[[Image:Castellans.jpg|right|250px|thumb|'Castellans fighting [[Elladan]] and [[Elrohir]]]]The '''Castellans of [[Dol Guldur]]''' are wraiths in the service of [[Sauron]] in [[The Lord of the Rings Strategy Battle Game]].
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==Description==
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Nameless and with no will of their own, the Castellans of Dol Guldur are but one facet of that cursed tower’s sleepless malice. Formless, save for the armor that binds them, they stalk the paths about Dol Guldur, slaying those they find. Each fell to Sauron’s service in a different way; some sought to learn from him as an apprentice does from a master, others are the eternal remnants of one who has died in agony in Sauron’s dungeons. However they came into the Dark Lord’s service, they are all now bound to his curse and serve him absolutely.
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[[Category:Wraiths in adaptations]]

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Castellans of Dol Guldur is a concept which has only appeared in an adaptation of the works of J.R.R. Tolkien.
'Castellans fighting Elladan and Elrohir
The Castellans of Dol Guldur are wraiths in the service of Sauron in The Lord of the Rings Strategy Battle Game.

[edit] Description

Nameless and with no will of their own, the Castellans of Dol Guldur are but one facet of that cursed tower’s sleepless malice. Formless, save for the armor that binds them, they stalk the paths about Dol Guldur, slaying those they find. Each fell to Sauron’s service in a different way; some sought to learn from him as an apprentice does from a master, others are the eternal remnants of one who has died in agony in Sauron’s dungeons. However they came into the Dark Lord’s service, they are all now bound to his curse and serve him absolutely.