The Patriarchal Guard are a small, 75-man strong military unit, in charge of protecting the safety of Laranad and the Patriarch of Aratann.

They are commanded by Arahil Halador. The Guard is divided into 3 battalions by 25 men, of whom one guards the gates, the second stands on the Square of Saint Merac during the day and the third one rests. The soldiers are protected by powerful helberds, with a sword and dagger on the waist. They are protected by steel armour, neatly decorated hemlets and silver cloaks.