When the Warrior of Light and co. enter the greatwood, Runar orders the members of Night's Blessed to surround them under master Matoya's orders. After discovering that they are not sin eaters, the group is lead to Slitherbough and taught about their people's ways.
Runar is a Hrothgar with pale yellow eyes and black hair. He has white fur with black stripes and wears ravel keepers robes.
Runar is a humble and kind yet fierce leader among his people in the Night's Blessed. He has great faith in his people's religion and traditions and is loyal to Y'shtola Rhul, and it's been implied that he possesses romantic feelings for her.