This was the title graphic I drew originally. Essentially
the story was to center around a demon and it's redemption.
Lucifer created five demon lords who's sole purpose was
to corrupt mankind. Each demon lord embodied negative human
archtypes. Their purpose was to influence mankind in various
ways and bring them over to Lucifer's side in his war against
Sador was an anti-hero; that is, a character with the motivations
of a hero, but the methods of a villain. Anti-heros may
seem kind of cliche now, but were still novel at the time
I drew these pictures. There is a reason he is called "the
sadistic"...although his motives are pure, his methods
are at least as cruel and vicious as those of any other
demon, and in some ways even moreso because of his sphere of
Sador began existence just as evil as the other four. From
the beginning, his hatred for God and humanity far exceeded
that of the others...hate was what he was created for after
all. He found the location of the Garden of Eden, and fought
his way past Boemiel, the Angel that guards it's gates.
During their battle Bommiel wounded Sador with his sword. That is
the source of the scar on Sador's right eye in these pictures. The
wounds inflicted by the swords of angels never really heal.
The Angel drove him out of the Garden, but not before Sador
had reached the Tree of Knowledge and devoured some of the
The fruit changed him in spite of the fact that he was a demon.
He now had awareness of good and
evil, in the same way that humanity did. His hatred of humanity
took another direction...towards God and Lucifer instead.
He now had pity for mankind, being at the mercy of these
two powers. From that point on he began a
campaign of subversion in hell and on Earth through various
human avatars, using his vast powers in
the defense of humanity.