There are many things the throne should not abide, but must anyway. You can't fight every battle, nor can you win every battle you must fight. Most of all, you can have all the power in the world, but you cannot protect the people from themselves. Even when you want to. Even when it breaks your heart.
— Emperor Zal teaches the truths of his status and the limits of one's power to his daughter
God Emperor Zal was a character exclusive to the series Dota: Dragon's Blood. He is Mirana's father.