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In order to contain them, shattered fragments of the Crippled God were chained on several occasions[1][2] by the Gods and other great powers of the Malazan world to Burn's own flesh.[3][4]

The last Chaining[]

Those present during the last Chaining were:

During this Chaining, Hood used Dassem Ultor's daughter in some way for the ritual, possibly after Lady Envy declined to participate. Dassem subsequently broke his vow to Hood.[9] Fanald, Fener's Mortal Sword, was killed during the Chaining.[7]

Other participants in past Chainings[]

Those listed below participated in a Chaining, although it is unsure which one.


The Dolmens of Tien were the location of one of the Chainings.[12]

Other Chainings[]

A Jaghut mother used the term "chaining" to describe the imprisonment of the Jaghut Tyrant Raest below the Gadrobi Hills.[13]

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