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The Searing Blade is an organization that formed in Durotar. The cult is merely another branch of the Shadow Council, along with its sister group the Burning Blade clan, and are attempting to usurp 's new Horde. The group has taken up residence in Ragefire Chasm, a network of caverns beneath Orgrimmar, secretly attempting to subvert innocent members of the Horde.
World of Warcraft
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Most of members think they are becoming the next rising group of powerful warlocks that they will replace the Shadow Council. However, except for this leaders, the troops are expendable. The goal is in reality twofold: kill Thrall's faithful and test the strength of those in the Searing Blade to see if they are truly worthy of joining the Shadow Council. In order to accomplish it, sent adventurers again the Beast under the order of Thrall.
Thank to , Thrall was able to infiltrate the group  and identifie the leaders in order to kill them. The destruction of the group although surprisingly hasn't affect the rest of the Shadow Council.
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The fight against the organization has become more front due to the presence of in Ragefire Chasm. orderes to kill anyone placed under the sign of the Searing Blade. With , Searing Blade Warlocks have enslaved Ragefire Chasm's elemental spirits in order to destroy the city. The plan has been stopped and the molten elemental are finally back to rest.
Mists of Pandaria
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As of the events of Mists of Pandaria, it seems that Searing Blade is annihilated as Ragefire Chasm has received new inhabitants.