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The Council of the Black Harvest (previously called "The Council of Six Daggers" in the Beta) is a powerful, shadowy organization of 6 warlock trainers from around Azeroth and Outland whose existence was revealed by the book, . They have presumably "unlocked the secrets of the most destructive forces to ever threaten Azeroth." What this means is not immediately clear, but implies that this group has discovered some new powers in the wake of Deathwing's fall.
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So far it appears that the first substantive evidence of the activities of this group were revealed in Patch 5.1 and continue or conclude with Patch 5.2. Both Alliance and Horde forces have discovered the existence of this group and are seeking to convince them to join their faction and add their powers to their fight. Both the Alliance and Horde believe the other is farther along in their quest to gain the knowledge of this group and seek to thwart the other. However, both trails eventually lead to .
- Several items bearing Ritssyn's name can be found throughout the game.
- Supposedly, these warlocks are quoted in flavor text lore for some warlock talents in Mists of Pandaria.