Ranalou is a character in Might and Magic Book One: The Secret of the Inner Sanctum. He also appears in the Might & Magic: Heroes VI scenario The Princess of VARN.
Ranalou the Gatemaster is an expert of portals and teleportation, and has actually built many of the Spirit Gates that can be found on VARN. Driven by a strong sense of fair play, Ranalou is appalled to see how little concern his fellow VARNians seem to have for the rights and dignity of other living beings. After decades of dutiful service to the realm, Ranalou has decided his time has come to take arms to defend the values he believes in, and pave the way for a future ruled by fraternity and compassion.
He is said to have a lair at the Korin Bluffs and sends the heroes to 6 different castles.
- The Princess of VARN: Ranalou fights Agar, Princess Penelope, Ragnar Ironfist, and Guthbert for his rule under the broken kingdom.