|Location||The Wailing Ziggurat, Borean Tundra|
- Tanathal is probably named for Thanatos, the Greek god of death.
- He quickly made an appareance in Death Knight (manga)
- He is one of the few Friendly Liches in World of Warcraft, the other being Amal'thazad. He, however, is alligned with the Scourge and the reason he is friendly is unknown.