The Dark (The Dark Is Rising)

The Dark

The Darkness is a malevolent supernatural force of darkness representing evil and the main antagonistic force in The Dark Is Rising fantasy book series and the 2007 movie adaption The Seeker: The Dark Is Rising. It has been locked in a struggle with the Light, representing a battle between forces of good and evil based on Arthurian legends, Celtic mythology, and Norse mythology.

The Black Rider is the representative and manifestation of the Dark on the Earth, making him a very dangerous foe.