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Opal Facts

The original 5 holders:

Of the original five Opal holders (Tisman, Imp, Eros, Nova, and Ulath), none ever held an opal after their initial reign.

Of the original Opal holders, Ulath held his the longest (258 days) and Imp the shortest (30 days).

Of the original Opals, three (Tisman, Ulath, Imp) successfully defended one time, but none did so twice.

To date, fifty-two (52) individual duelers have held the Opal title. Of these, 43 are men and 9 are women.

Shannon Kimberly Colton became the first female to hold an Opal (IceDancer).

Of the former and current Opal holders, thirty-eight (38) have only held one title, leaving fourteen (14) duelers with multiple title winnings.

Number of Holders:

Only three duelers have held all 5 opals open for challenge: Top Fives!

Longest Overall Reigns

  1. Tareth Thorn (960 days), 6 titles
  2. Matthew Algiers Simon (833 days), 3 titles
  3. Harris DíArtainian (820 days, 6 titles)
  4. Anubis Karos (798 days, 6 titles)
  5. Tarl Cabot (722 days, 1 title)
Longest Single Reigns Overall
  1. Tarl Cabot (722 days, MoonBeryl)
  2. Matthew Algiers Simon (585 days, ShadoWeaver)
  3. Daelin Dragonsblade (527 days, IceDancer)
  4. Alexandria Wells (409 days, FireStar)
  5. Anubis Karos (398 days, Pathfinder)
Shortest Single Reigns Overall
  1. Dexter Montoya (1 day, MoonBeryl)
  2. Tareth A Thorn (19 days, FireStar)
  3. Tim Enralyte (20 days, FireStar)
  4. Angelina Darkling (21 days, ShadoWeaver)
  5. Three duelers tied at 22 days
Longest Single Reigns (ShadoWeaver)
  1. Matthew Algiers Simon (585 days)
  2. Tareth A Thorn (410 days)
  3. Jigglypuff (313 days)
  4. Matthew Algiers Simon (210 days)
  5. Kel Killer (191 days)
Longest Single Reigns (FireStar)
  1. Alexandria Wells (409 days)
  2. Beck Weller (312 days)
  3. Anubis Karos (226 days)*
  4. Ulath ni Fici (258 days)
  5. Harris DíArtainian (196 days)
*Anibisí reign is still in progress

Longest Single Reigns (PathFinder)

  1. Anubis Karos (398 days)
  2. Dustin Manjahcapery (354 days)
  3. Tareth A. Thorn (259 days)
  4. Kheldar Drasnia (256 days)
  5. Kellian Elan (217 days)
Longest Single Reigns (IceDancer)
  1. Daelin Dragonsblade (527 days)
  2. Huma Evilbane (268 days)
  3. Shannon Kimberly Colton (230 days)
  4. Jake Thrash (202 days)
  5. Harris DíArtainian (189 days)
Longest Single Reigns (MoonBeryl)
  1. Tarl Cabot (722 days)
  2. Dustin Manjahcapery (391 days)
  3. Casey Shiv Blade (260 days)
  4. Bode Bojangles (233 days)
  5. Casey Shiv Blade (164 days)
Note: Reign length will overlap one day from holder to holder. For instance, Tim held FireStar from September 8-September 27, when he lost to Anubis. Timís reign thus started on the 8íth and ends the 27íth, while Anubisí reign begins on the 27íth.