The Dark Riders of Acherus can be found in the realm of shadows while on the quest  . Death knights must slay a Dark Rider and take the Acherus Deathcharger from him in order to complete the quest and learn how to summon deathchargers of their own.
After starting phase two by completing  , friendly elite versions of the Dark Riders guard Death's Breach.
- Serveral Death Knight abilities, but they are weaker than your own.
|Phase 1||Realm of shadows||Phase 2|