"He died like everyone dies. A failure, desperate for another breath."
"So like his own student. Ikoral's greatest apprentice was my Master. He died for his lack of vision as well, after he taught me what it meant to be Sith."
―An Imperial combatant and Darth Malgus discuss Darth Ikoral and Vindican
Vindican was a prominent Sith Inquisitor/Assassin during the Old Republic Era and mainly known for being the late master of the great Sith Warlord, Darth Malgus. He specialized in Saberstaff and Force imbued combat, and was an unpredicable beast in a duel. His more acrobatic and wild use of the Saberstaff set him apart from other users of the weapon, mainly Darth Maul who used a much more aggressive and staight forward technique.
STAR WARS™ The Old Republic™ - 'Return' Cinematic Trailer

STAR WARS™ The Old Republic™ - 'Return' Cinematic Trailer

Vindican was also the Sith Lord who disovered Actias Nightorb (known otherwise as Sotmr Shadowsong) and brought him to the Sith Academy of Korriban for training. There, he oversaw his training as a Marauder Assassin hybrid, bred for complete mastery of both the Force and the Lightsaber. Though it was Darth Malgus who ultimately killed him, Actias placed a spell on Vindican that would ensure he would die a disgraceful death. And it was so...