He remained behind to continue guarding the civilians, but urged the Young Wolf to wage war upon the Cabal. For example, when Tex Mechanica sought to bribe him to make their weapons look better, an unimpressed Shaxx threatened to send squads of Titans on the representatives unless they changed their offer. He asked the Guardian to test the sword's strength against powerful Hive and Guardians in the Crucible. He refuses to give up on anything be it research on weapons or in the battlefield. Shaxx can be prideful, as he refuses to back down from a challenge and rarely accepts defeat, even from Cayde-6, which led to him losing a bet. Shaxx watched as Redrix's Ghost quickly healed his chest again, allowing the Exo to speak and inquire how many more tests Shaxx was going to make them take. After so many Guardians had fallen, Shaxx recognized the need for a tough training program so that the next generation of Guardians would be ready for whatever came next. On a serious note, If you suppose all the Guardians are average height (5' 10" / 6' ish) then Shaxx is probably about 6'- 6' 4". I thought somebody made some comparison and figured humans are about 7 feet tall in Destiny. The Crucible handler was also present during the schism between the infamous exile, Osiris, and his former teacher, the Speaker. Was Andrea taller or shorter than Andre?  Shaxx's fears proved well-founded, as the resulting battle to reclaim the Moon ended in complete failure, eventually coming to be referred to as the Great Disaster, as thousands of Guardians perished by the swords of Crota, Son of Oryx and his spawn. Shaxx seems to have a secret crush on Mara Sov. Shaxx stated that belief was a hell of thing, and then left to watch a Crucible match in which a new recruit from Old Russia that he had his eye on was debuting in. , After the emergence of a group of Guardians known as the Shadows of Yor who utilized copies of Thorn, the dreaded weapon of the murderous Guardian Dredgen Yor, Shaxx met with Ikora to discuss the situation after the Shadows participated in a match on Blind Watch. And twice as wide. So he created the Crucible, in an attempt to hone Guardians in preparation for another battle as tough as Twilight Gap.  Shaxx began gathering civilians for evacuation outside of his personal armory. When he met with the Young Wolf in the aftermath of the battle, Shaxx commented on how glorious the fight had been, and that the Young Wolf's rage had brought tears to his eyes. In the meantime, he deploys squads of Redjacks assisted by Guardians to claim new Crucible and SRL sites. (Most of this isn't canon but to make him seem more real), Weight Out of Armor: he doesn't leave his armor, Personality: Bold, Proud, and Fierce. Even so, he honors his end of a bet, as Shaxx agreed, albeit grudgingly, to train a few children in a game of dodge ball, in a manner similar to the Crucible.  After the Guardian improved upon the sword, Shaxx had them return to him and noted that he could increase its power even more. Cookies help us deliver our Services. If literally everyone else on the planet is 6 foot, then the one 7 foot guy on Earth was an inhuman monster stomping fear and mudholes across the battlefield. “Since we have zero direct biographical information on Shakespeare, we will never know his height. However, he instead had Arcite 99-40 contact them with a message declaring that they were not the first to try and subvert the integrity of the Crucible and that he did not care if the Consensus did not believe their actions illegal. Before leaving to find more civilians, Shaxx bid farewell to Eva, calling her comrade, and then charged back into the wreckage of the Tower. While most of the other individuals in the Tower have respect for at least one class of Guardian, Lord Shaxx respects them all, normally finding the best qualities in each and never favoring one over the others. Due to their disputes, Shaxx has little to do with Saladin's Iron Banner event, despite having been given oversight of the matches. Further, he made quite a few bets with Saint-14 in the past and, as a result, Shaxx owes Saint a great deal of glimmer. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. , While talking with Cayde-6 about the greatest Titans who had ever lived, Shaxx expressed his belief that Saint-14 was dead. Thanks! How he lost the other horn is unknown. On the anniversary of the Battle of Six Fronts, the Last City and its Guardians were preparing to celebrate the unity of the City and foundation of the Vanguard. , The loss of so many Guardians at Twilight Gap caused Shaxx to fear that the Last City could not withstand another full-scale assault. Shaxx told them that only their Light could forge a path to victory for them, and that his Crucible would help prepare them for their future battles. Drifter confirms that it is and asks what the tune is, curious as to why Eris would know it if she did not sing it to Shaxx. On a serious note, If you suppose all the Guardians are average height (5' 10" / 6' ish) then Shaxx is probably about 6'- 6' 4". It's later revealed that the song sung by Shaxx to Saint-14 had not been sung to him by Eris Morn. For example, when Tex Mechanica sought to bribe him to make their weapons look better, an unimpressed Shaxx threatened to send squads of Titans on the representatives unless they changed their offer. Saladin is short though. Name: Ulysses Shaxx. Trained alongside Zavala by Saladin Forge, Shaxx later fought in the Battle of Twilight Gap, leading the counterattack that routed the Fallen from the City's walls. He was given command of a fireteam that consisted of Anastasia Bray, Liu Feng, Nkechi-32, Abdi, and Truce. Please read the sidebar rules and be sure to search for your question before posting. As he reloaded, he looked back upon the City and saw that it was not under direct assault yet, and as Saladin yelled at him to comply with the retreat order Shaxx noticed a gap within the Fallen ranks that would allow them to reach the Wall. Acting as a tough and rigorous mentor for anyone under him. Andrea was his sister. Bold, proud and fierce are the words that could best define Lord Shaxx. Disregarding Saladin, Shaxx ordered Nkechi to take Adbi and Truce while Liu Feng came with him and Ana provided both teams covering fire. Age: 36. One of the Guardians, Redrix-3, attempted to question Shaxx, but was only able to stutter at him. I believe at least one iron lord was an exo. , Shaxx began to desire new Crucible arenas, and personally led a unit of Redjacks to the Cosmodrome and secured a section of the wall there which was dubbed Sector 618 by the Vanguard. , Several months after the reclamation of the Last City, Shaxx decided that he would institute a ranking system into the Crucible. But i agree, Shaxx seems like he would be human. No further explanation to the song is given regarding its effects or uses. He thanked them for liberating their home, and Shaxx admitted he could not have done it better himself before suggesting they celebrate their victory by fighting in the Crucible. During the Dark Age, Shaxx was a Warlord until he submitted to the Iron Lords, although he maintained the attitude he had as a Warlord. Lord Shaxx also serves as the announcer in the Crucible, with the exception of the monthly Iron Banner tournament, which is hosted by Lord Saladin Forge.  Shaxx ignoring the commands of Saladin during the battle resulted in a falling out between the two Titans, while Zavala was left with issues against both of them due to the battle. He informed Redrix and the others that there would not be anymore tests, but that the Crucible was now going to be ranked and that they were all the first to be seeded, and asked that they spread the word among the other Crucible contenders..  The six of them held the Wall long enough for Saladin and Zavala to regroup the rest of the Guardians and launch a counterattack, which allowed the Vanguard to emerge victorious and save the Last City.  While working on the swords, Shaxx turned to the Cryptarchy for aid and utilized Ikora's notes to ensure that the swords were forged in Light. Drifter says he already tried to get Shaxx to remove it, but only got a stern "No." She declared herself to be Queen's Wrath and demanded once more that he declare himself, drawing back another arrow and warning that she would not ask again. In his opinion, he is no "follower" of anything but the forging of better Guardians. , During the first years of the City Age, Shaxx led his people to the famous camp that would eventually become The Last City, helping to build the city alongside people such as a younger Speaker and Zavala. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast, More posts from the DestinyTheGame community. As the Crucible Handler oversees his arenas, he soon notices that the Guardian is in the Twilight Gap arena even though there are no scheduled matches today. Shaxx's past is largely unknown but during the first years of the City Age he traveled to the famous camp that would eventually become The Last City, helping to build the city alongside people such as a younger Speaker and Zavala. Honor, glory, Bloodshed, furoisity, AND STRAWBERRY FUNDIP. Insulted, Shaxx used his Arc abilities to incinerate the text and declared that no one told him what to do and that he knew the entirety of The Tempest by heart. Boldly barging into the Consensus Hall, Shaxx demanded to know what madness had taken ahold of them and questioned if they had even read his report about Burning Lake. Destiny - Salt of All Tears (Inferno Rumble), https://www.destinypedia.com/index.php?title=Shaxx&oldid=138862, Shaxx will get angry if the player's team is far behind on points in, Apparently, Lord Shaxx does not really care for the, In contrast to the Festival, he respects the racing tournaments of the. In addition, Shaxx normally looks for ways to create new challenges in the Crucible, either in new maps or match types, as he doesn't want the Guardians to grow complacent to the regular matches.  He boasted that by the end of the Taken War, they would be holding Crucible matches atop Oryx's throne.