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Legends:Morkul Gatekeeper

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Morkul Gatekeeper
Creature (Orc)
LG-card-Morkul Gatekeeper.png
Availability Core Set
Alternate Art Availability May 2018 Grand Melee
Magicka Cost 3
Attribute Strength
Power 2 Health 2
Rarity Common Common
Prophecy, Guard
Summon: Give a creature +2/+0.

Morkul Gatekeeper is a common Strength creature card. It is part of the Core Set.


In addition to the card's availability in the Core Set, three copies are included in the Aela's Companions theme deck, and one copy in the Hlaalu Schemes theme deck.


Default Art[edit]

When summoned:

"Close ranks! Let nothing through!"
"Hold them back, scorch-stump it!"

When attacking:

"Gore and Glory!"
"Honor and blood!"
"I will taste blood!"

Alternate Art[edit]

When summoned:

"Let nothing through! Close ranks!"

When attacking:

"Blood and honor!"


  • The card's summon ability applies the Lower the Gates card effect.
  • An alternate-art version of the card was awarded to participants in the May 2018 Grand Melee.
  • The card originally did not have Prophecy, but it was added in 11/2016 because Orcs were weaker compared to other races. [1]
  • The card is named for the Morkul Stronghold, which appeared in ESO.
  • The card is named "Orc Gatekeeper" in the audio files.



  1. ^ Letter from the Devs on, November 16, 2016