|“I know. A very obtuse name, isn't it?” Chrysalis opened her eyes again, and they were glossy. “It was contrived by the Six Tribes to describe the tall onyx mountain upon which 'Verlaxion's' fortress lays. My final memories of my unfortunate children is of them being flown to the bulwarks of that lofty palace by griffon and wyvern soldiers. There, alone with the blood-freezing frost of Obsidian Hope, they met their fates."|
|- Yaerfaerda, "The Superior Wolf in Sheep's Clothing"|
Chrysalis names this as the throne of Verlax, which is more commonly known as Starkiss. It is possible that this is only a historical title, or it was retconned later in Utaan.