Dark Dwarves (Svartalfar in dwarven tongue) are a breed of dwarves that have been corrupted by the evil magic running rampant underground. They are mostly centered underneath Uland, due to the effect that the demonic magics of Mercution still have after a millennium since its destruction, although scattered clans can be found elsewhere as well.
They are distinguished by common dwarves by their soot-black skins, vulnerability to sunlight and their barbaric manners. Rather than build, they seek to destroy, and they live by robbing other communities.
There are three types of Dark Dwarves that can be fought against at the Fields of Glory: