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No one can stop death...
— Malthael, to Tyrael


Malthael is an archangel of the High Heavens and former leader of the Angirus Council, serving as the Archangel of Wisdom. Following the destruction of the Worldstone, Malthael left his brethren and later became the Angel of Death in an attempt to wipe out humanity in order to bring an end to the Eternal Conflict.

Powers and Stats

Tier: At least High 6-A, possibly higher.

Name: Malthael, Archangel of Wisdom, The Silent Angel, Angel of Death, Architect of the Eternal Conflict, The Guardian, The Reaper

Origin: Diablo

Gender: Male

Age: Unknown, but at least several thousand years old.

Classification: Fallen Archangel

Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Flight, Weapon Mastery, Immortality (Type 1), Soul Manipulation, Death Manipulation, Ice Manipulation, Fire Manipulation, Darkness Manipulation, Energy Manipulation, Intangibility, Summoning, Possession, Telekinesis, Teleportation, Fear Manipulation, Corruption, Power Absorption, Attack Reflection

Attack Potency: At least Multi-Continent level, possibly higher (Is far stronger than both Imperius and Tyrael, the latter of whom destroyed the Worldstone and managed to briefly restrain Uldyssian ul-Diomed, a Nephalem whose awakened power threatened to rip Sanctuary apart)

Speed: Unknown, but well beyond that of humans.

Lifting Strength: Unknown, but possibly Class T (Should be at least on par with Imperius and Diablo)

Striking Strength: Unknown

Durability: At least Multi-Continent level (Took numerous blows from The Nephalem and his intangibility renders him immune to both physical and magical harm)

Stamina: Very high, possibly unlimited.

Range: Dozens of meters with ranged attacks.

Standard Equipment: The Black Soulstone, his shotels.

Intelligence: Likely Genius (Led the Angirus Council for countless eons and possesses many thousands of years worth of battle experience fighting against the forces of Hell)

Weaknesses: Unknown.


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