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Rtas 'Vadum
Rtas 'Half-Jaw' 'Vadum (Sangheili)
Covenant Separatist Commander
Vital statistics
Title Spec Ops Commander, Half-Jaw
Callsign Ancient Hollow (with Abyss League)
Gender male
Race Sangheili
Physical Age unknown
Alignment Lawful Good
Faction Covenant (Formerly), Covenant Separatists, Hellcat Squadran, Abyss League
Tools * Type-1 Energy Weapon/Sword (x2)
Vehicles Shadow of Intent, Spectre, Gravity Throne
Status Alive

"This is the carrier Shadow of Intent! Clear this sector while we deal with the Brotherhood of Nod."-Rtas 'Vadum at the Battle of Kaven Island

Ship Master Rtas 'Vadum was a Sangheili Commander of the Covenant Army before the Great Schism and later served as a high-ranking Separatist official. As the Ship Master of the Shadow of Intent and the Fleet Master of the Fleet of Retribution, 'Vadum played a pivotal role during and after the Battle of Installation 05. He was from the lineage of Vadum and lived in the State of Vadum during his early life. He is commonly known as "Half-Jaw," as he is missing most of his two left mandibles.


Pre-Hellcat SquadranEdit

Before the formation of Hellcat Squadran, Rtas was a Covenant Special Operations Elite. Before his promotion to Spec Ops Commander, he took part in a time-travel ops to kill a pair of human scientists, Vladmir and Elizabeth Llehctim. His orders were specificaly to only kill those 2 scientists. When Tartorus was about to kill a 1-year old boy, he stopped the brute from doing so, reciting their orders to the brute, who, reluctantly, obeyed. This would end up biting Tartorus in the a** one day.

Panic WarEdit

Treklan WarEdit

Shadow WarEdit

Resurrectal WarEdit

Consortium WarEdit

<To Be Written>Edit

Locust/Lambent WarEdit

Relations with other IndividualsEdit

Thel 'VadamEdit

Rtas has a great respect for the Arbiter, who was also his friend prior to him being assigned the rank of Arbiter.


Rtas didn't care much for Holly, until she asked him to train her in hand-to-hand combat in late 2049.