- "I stared into the abyss and found what stared back… wanting."
- ―Translation of the Kabbalis Book of Darkness, widely attributed to the young Dead King
He was born as part of the royal family of the Kingship of Sephirah, one of the many children of king Iakim. Through a complicated plan involving a plague and an invasion of the People of the Wolf, he became king and used his new position to arrange the grand ritual that would lead to him becoming the Dead King.
His coat-of-arms is a circle of silver stars around a pale crown.