King Varian Wrynn, also known as "Lo'gosh", is the only son of King Llane Wrynn of Stormwind. He was a good friend of Arthas Menethil during his exile in Lordaeron following the destruction of Stormwind during the First War.
During the Stonemason Riots, his wife Tiffin was killed by a stray projectile. He was kidnapped by former members of the Stonemasons, now known as the Defias Brotherhood. He escaped, washing ashore along the coast of Durotar. He became a gladiator under Reghar Earthfury, earning the name "Lo'gosh" for his speed and ferocity.