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| commander2 = [[Aegon II|King Aegon]]<br>[[Aemond Targaryen|Prince Aemond]]  
 
| commander2 = [[Aegon II|King Aegon]]<br>[[Aemond Targaryen|Prince Aemond]]  
 
| strength1 = Rhaenys and her dragon [[Meleys]]  
 
| strength1 = Rhaenys and her dragon [[Meleys]]  
| strength2 =Aegon II and his dragon [[Sunfyre]], Aemond and his dragon [[Vghar]]
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| strength2 =Aegon II and his dragon [[Sunfyre]], Aemond and his dragon [[Vhagar]]
 
| casualties1 =None, though both Aegon II and his dragon were severely injured.  
 
| casualties1 =None, though both Aegon II and his dragon were severely injured.  
 
| casualties2 = [[Rhaenys Targaryen (The Queen Who Never Was)|Rhaenys Targaryen]]+<br>[[Meleys]]
 
| casualties2 = [[Rhaenys Targaryen (The Queen Who Never Was)|Rhaenys Targaryen]]+<br>[[Meleys]]
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The new [[Hand of the King]] [[Criston Cole]], the Lord Commander of the [[Kingsguard]] devised a more aggressive strategy than his [[Otto Hightower|predecessor]]. His forces sacked [[Duskendale]] and set a trap at Rook's Rest.  
 
The new [[Hand of the King]] [[Criston Cole]], the Lord Commander of the [[Kingsguard]] devised a more aggressive strategy than his [[Otto Hightower|predecessor]]. His forces sacked [[Duskendale]] and set a trap at Rook's Rest.  
  
Cole's forces fought against [[Rhaenys Targaryen (The Queen Who Never Was)|Rhaenys Targaryen|]] and her dragon, Meleys, until Aegon's dragons arrived. Rhaenys and her Meleys were slain. Aegon was severely wounded and Prince Aemond took over as regent while he recovered for the year.
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Cole's forces fought against [[Rhaenys Targaryen (The Queen Who Never Was)|Rhaenys Targaryen|]] and her dragon, [[Meleys]], until Aegon's dragons arrived. Rhaenys and Meleys were slain. Aegon was severely wounded and Prince Aemond took over as regent while he recovered for the year.

Revision as of 15:03, 14 December 2013

Battle of Rook's Rest

Battle of Rook's Rest
Conflict Dance of the Dragons
Date 130 AC
Place Rook's Rest
Result victory for the greens
Combatants
The greens The blacks
Commanders
Rhaenys Targaryen King Aegon
Prince Aemond
Strength
Rhaenys and her dragon Meleys Aegon II and his dragon Sunfyre, Aemond and his dragon Vhagar
Casualties
None, though both Aegon II and his dragon were severely injured. Rhaenys Targaryen+
Meleys

The new Hand of the King Criston Cole, the Lord Commander of the Kingsguard devised a more aggressive strategy than his predecessor. His forces sacked Duskendale and set a trap at Rook's Rest.

Cole's forces fought against Rhaenys Targaryen| and her dragon, Meleys, until Aegon's dragons arrived. Rhaenys and Meleys were slain. Aegon was severely wounded and Prince Aemond took over as regent while he recovered for the year.