Berenike is a land famed for its knights which are known for their size and strength. The Knights of Berenike were giant men capable of wielding huge weapons that require immense strength to wield. Many of these knights flocked to Lordran becoming hollow and pose a threat to all those within Lordran. The famous knight, Black Iron Tarkus, was a Berenike Knight. Tarkus died in Anor Londo after his victory in Sen's Fortress.