'''Apollyon''' - [[31st Century]] Military Commander & Sub-faction leader in [[Word of Blake]].
Apollyon was a mysterious "Ascended" cybernetic warrior of the Word of Blake's elite [[Manei Domini]]
, whom he commanded all the Manei Domini Shadow Divisions in name of the ''[[Thomas Marik|Master]]''. As Precentor of Manei Domini , he considered to controlling authority to whom may be allowed to Ascend into becoming named Manei Domini warrior of high ranks. He been given the informal title of the Prince of Scars.
is fanatical to the cause of the ''Master'' and Word of Blake. He views himself above frail non-augmented humans. However, he determines to protect them by any means, not unlike samurai or knight.<ref>''Jihad Hot Spots: 3076'', p. 87 - "The Hanging Threat - Conversation recorded between Apollyon and Naamah reveals his feelings on Manei Domini duty toward humans".</ref> He seem himself the guiding father of the Manei Domini. Many believe due to his lack of greed and ambition that he is insane.
seems to always be wearing hooded red acolyte’s robe , with gold trim. Both his legs, one of his arms, and right side face been replaced with cybernetics implants. He noted for his flesh being of cocoa like colored.
Much of Apollyon's past is mystery to general public, however intelligence agencies
believes he is a former native of lost world of [[Jardine]] . One of the Word of Blake's five hidden worlds, which is suspected he was its leader.<ref>''Jihad Secrets: The Blake Documents'', p. 81 - "Apollyon profile - Apollyon suspected being native and leader of the Lost world of Jardine".</ref>
During the beginning throws of the Jihad, he led the hunt for Doctor Brooklyn Stevens,
whom had discovered the location of Jardine.
On August [], Free Worlds League government
gives control of [[Gibson]] to Apollyon.<ref>''Jihad Hot Spots: 3076'', p. 17 - timeline - "9th August Apollyon given named control of the world of Gibson".</ref> After taking control of planet , he created massive command and control complex which became headquarters for his Shadow Divisions.
In February [], Apollyon
leads the 52nd Division on [[Bolan]] where he directs his people to destroying the capital. The fighting against the [[Brion's Legion]] , prevents him from killing planetary leader, Duke Umayr. After sacking the capital city , he then orders the execution of the planetary nobility.<ref>''Jihad Hot Spots: 3076'', p. 14 - "Brion’s Legion Saves Duke Umayr" <<file BOLTIMES.200274.vol2a>> - New except of Apollyon's unit actions on Bolton.</ref>
, Precentor Cameron St. Jamais send series of transmissions to Apollyon demanding why the Shadow Divisions are attacking his worlds. Apollyon only replies only the worthy will be allowed to survive and that Master trusts him Jamais to hold Terra against their enemies.<ref>''Jihad Hot Spots: 3076'', p. 50 - Feuding Children - "Garble transmission between Apollyon and Precentor St. Jamais".</ref>In early 3076, Apollyon called for meeting of the "Captain-General" from the [[Principality of Regulus]], calling for a ceasefire between the two. In April, Apollyon arrived with task force for meeting with Prince of Regulus. He found that Prince Kirc Cameron-Jones has been replaced by his son, [[Titus Cameron-Jones]]. In his meeting on [[Regulus]]'s capital city spaceport, he delivered an ultimatum to new Prince, the crimes of his father, especially his attack against Gibson would no longer be tolerated . Stating all of Regulus would pay the price should they conduct any actions outside their borders, be by proxy or themselves. They would know the full fury of the ''Master''. As he waited the answer to his ultimatum, the Prince's wife had snipers try to shoot him. However, Apollyon's escort troopers took a number of shots for him. Regulan commandos then emerged from DropShips and attempted to assassinate Apollyon however almost immediately after the shooting started, He orders his [[Level II]] of invisible mimetic armour Battle Armour equipped body guards reveal themselves, forming a ring around him. The commandos were however quickly killed by the Level II of guards. Apollyon then approached Prince & Princess, telling Michelle Cameron-Jones , he would have been disappointed if she had not tried something. He then using his augmented voice addresses the whole Regulan delegation and soldiers, stating how dare they try to attack him. Apollyon then states that he must give a demonstration of what will happen if they do heed his ultimatum. Apollyon orders one his battle armour clad warriors to grab the Prince's left fore-arm ad holding him aloft for all to see, shatters it. He again asks the Prince Titus if he understands he can crush his frail bones as easily as he can crush his fail nation. The Prince in serious pain, is able to give his response, he understands.<ref>''Jihad Hot Spots: 3076'', pp. 4-7 - "Sins of Our Father" (short story).</ref>
==Titles and Ranks==
* He a noted pilot of a modified ''[[Shootist]]'' BattleMech.
* Although nominally based on Gibson, it is apparent from many sources that Apollyon travelled extensively during the Jihad. For example, it is indicated that he traveled to [[Terra]] for the induction of new officers to the Manei Domini, as in the case of [[Berith]]. <ref>''[[Starterbook: Wolf and Blake]]'' page 6</ref>