Maxim served his country well and was an exemplary soldier. Serving in Syria, Maxim was held captive during a siege and tortured for weeks. Forces came in and eventually rescued Maxim. Due to his unwillingness to cooperate with the enemy, Maxim saved countless lives. When returning back to his homeland, Maxim decided to go into the private sector. Contacted by a good friend of his, he was asked to join a group called the Legion. Maxim agreed and set forth on his new adventure.