Darius is the acknowledged leader of a particular "lost" group of Carpathians. He was six years old at the time of the Turk invasion of the Carpathian Mountains and saved several other children from death. He is the group coordinator for their band, the Dark Troubadours, and is Desari's bodyguard. Talented in healing and hunting, as well as leadership, he is an eclectic individual, merging the personalities of Mikhail and Gregori into one individual.