Deneghra grew up in a fishing village on the western coast of Cygnar. Along with her twin sister Haley occult portents unveiled by Skarre Ravenmane indicated a mortal birth of a sorceress with with unbridled potential. After informing her master Asphyxious of her birth he dispatched the pirate queen to procure this precious asset personally. Deneghra proved to be an apt pupil. Asphyxious took her personally under his wing snd twisted her into a phantasmal temptress of  body mind and soul. She engaged in a battle with her sister now captian Haley a cygnar warcaster in which she took the arm of her sister.