As the branches of the umbral tree spreads in an expansive circle the shadow warriors did not grow in one direction but in three paths. In known history only the first king of Higura, Kizu King of Shadows was reported to have mastered the three paths.
The shadow path manipulates elemental lexicons of the shadow realm, relying heavily on Terremancy and hidden arts.
The spirit path in close communion with the spirits of terminus channel their powers in silence and balance
The iron path altered Devian smithing techniques to their advantage to forge weapons uniquely suited to their style of combat. Their specialized sword arts channel a dancer’s grace and mysticism in it’s application.