The Mindstalker Wars, also known as the War of Cloven Thoughts, were a series of wars fought between the illithids of Oryndoll and the dwarves of Shanatar.

They began when the illithids attacked the eastern subkingdoms of Shanatar in -8100 DR. The war lasted until -8080 DR.[1]


  1. Brian R. James and Ed Greenwood (September, 2007). The Grand History of the Realms. (Wizards of the Coast), p. 19. ISBN 978-0-7869-4731-7.