Klim was born in 1990 in Novigrad. Born into a middle class family to a Russian father and Chernarussian mother. Klim grew up in a small inner city flat with both his parents working long hours in order to make ends meet. Growing up in the political climate in chernarus Klim was exposed to all sorts of insane and extremist politics especially from his father who was an active member of the Chedaki. From this Klim learned the principles of communism, guerrilla warfare, politcal intrigue, and propaganda. All throughout his teen years Klim was heavily involved in the group eventually becoming an active member of the paramilitary wing. Klim was 19 when the civil war started and saw heavy fighting from day 1. Klim fought throughout the entire war even loosing his father in the fighting but vowing to continue the fight even though the war would be over soon. After the war Klim went to work in a autobody shop for a time until the outbreak hit and destabilized everything all over again. With nothing left to salvage Klim joined up with the rest of the Chedaki trying to make their way after the apocalypse.