Baybars is the Duke of Khartoum in the New Human Empire, and the Commander of the Imperial Janissaries, the Household Guard of the Empress. A large man who serves as the bodyguard of the Empress, Baybars has been shown to be an aggressive and skilled fighter. He is first seen leading a group of Palace Guards to arrest Ion Fortuna, and later appears to intercept Abel's uninvited excursion into the palace. Baybars is a loyal subject of the Empire, and has even been known to show a certain amusement or enthusiasm at the idea of pursuing an enemy. Title: Duke of Khartoum Born: Power: A dangerous sword with 7 blades extending from the main blade. Background: This gigantic, dark skinned man is the chief of the Yeniceri (Janissary), the Empire's Palace guard. He acts as Mirka's bodyguard and is never seen smiling.