Mez'Barris Armgo was the matron mother of House Barrison Del'Armgo, second house of Menzoberranzan.[1]


Mez'Barris Armgo was unusually tall and powerful. She was also brilliant and had a vicious cunning.[2] She was a fierce warrior who loved single combat.[3]


Mez'Barris became matron of her house prior to 1361 DR and remained in that position in 1372 DR.[1][4]

In 1372 DR, Mez'Barris held nominal command of the Army of the Black Spider.[2]

At time of Rage of Demons she controlled the largest number of trained wizards and mercenaries-for-hire[5]


Mez'Barris had a pair of enchanted gloves that gave her great strength. Her weapons were magical maces named Qu'lith ("Blood") and Qu'uente ("Guts").[3]


Mez'Barris had five daughters. Uthegental Armgo was her patron.[3]




  1. 1.0 1.1 Elaine Cunningham (July 2003). Daughter of the Drow (Mass Market Paperback). (Wizards of the Coast), p. 202. ISBN 978-0786929290.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Richard Baker (May 2003). Condemnation. (Wizards of the Coast), p. 261. ISBN 0786932023.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Philip Athans (2008). A Reader's Guide to R. A. Salvatore's the Legend of Drizzt. (Wizards of the Coast), p. 63. ISBN 0-7869-4915-5.
  4. Richard Baker (May 2003). Condemnation. (Wizards of the Coast), p. 199. ISBN 0786932023.
  5. Christopher Perkins, Adam Lee, Richard Whitters (September 1, 2015). Out of the Abyss. In Jeremy Crawford ed. (Wizards of the Coast), p. 199. ISBN 978-0-7869-6581-6.