For information on Arthas as a Death Knight of the Scourge, see Arthas Menethil.
For information on Arthas as the Lich King, ruler of the Scourge, see Arthas Menethil.
Prince Arthas Menethil was the son of King Terenas Menethil II of Lordaeron. He was raised by his mother, Lianne, along with his older sister Calia. He was knighted into the Order of the Silver Hand, of which his mentor Uther the Lightbringer was a founding member, around the time the Undead Scourge started to appear in Lordaeron, and he and Uther have began to fight back.