Per pale, Or and Sable, in dexter chief five gouttes-de-sang, two, one and two, and in sinister chief a bezant; a double bitted axe palewise counterchanged.
House Blackrune and the Blackrune Free Company were both founded on September 24th AS XVII (1983), in the Barony of Angels, during the baronial reign of Baron Taliesin de Acre. Their area of origin is the Canton of Canyons, in the Barony of Angels, in the Kingdom of Caid , within the Society for Creative Anachronism.
The groups began meeting at Arcadia Regional County Park on Tuesday, January 3, 1984.
Both groups were founded by Lord Hagar Stromburg Blackrune, Master Gulliver Blackrune, Lord Erickson Blackrune and Lord Hanse Darkona Blackrune. A fifth Blackrune Brothers rounded out the 5 with Lord Beoir Blackrune
The blazonry for House Blackrune is Per pale Or and sable, in dexter chief five gouttes-de-sang, two, one and two, and in sinister chief a bezant; a double bitted axe palewise Proper.
Many members also have membership in other groups such as the Bloody Harlequins, Temple's Hope, the Indigo Rose , House Blackspear, and Sietch Persistent. Members participate in many areas of the SCA including brewing, music, cooking, metalwork, leatherwork, costuming and calligraphy. Members of Blackrune also have a long history of active participation running events and giving service to the society on many levels. Members have held office on the Cantonial, Baronial and Kingdom levels.
Members of House Blackrune were encouraged to fight with the Blackrune Free Company, but were not required to and participated in many other fighting units in Caid, West, east, Trimaris, and midrealms.
Fighters in the Blackrune Free Company could join for a single war or for different terms of service as fit their interests. Membership in the Free Company does not confer membership in the Household.