Matis the Cruel is a lieutenant of the Sunhawks and a villain in World of Warcraft. He was sent by Kael'thas to take over the Exodar. Matis also corrupted a draenei Saruan according to Galean's journal. Matis was later captured by an adventurer of the Alliance and the forces of Exodar and was brought to Velen. He expresses his joy of beating Saruan and was killed by Vindicator Kuros.