Serpent Priestesses are second only to Maltise of the Dread Legion lethality and cunning. These dangerous servants of the snake cult cannot be taken alive during battle, they will result in killed, even if they were to be knocked unconscious.
They are extremely dangerous and unpredictable individuals, trained from young to become loyal servants to Azi Dahaka. They are usually captured as young children from their homes, sometimes even right inside the cities. The training details are quite vague, but one detail remains certain; their kiss is fatal.
Donning armor resembling the reptile they worship, they ride fast, unarmored mounts, usually leading patrols and seen in large numbers in an army. They are deadly warriors skilled with both crossbows and throwing spears. Their skill with blades is also not to be underestimated, especially so when the player is venturing into the Empire territory during an early game. Note that they cannot be captured and can never be taken alive.