Born in Chernarus, his father took him to grow up in Australia. His father eventually developed cancer and passed away, Aiden used the money his father left behind for him to buy a plane ticket to go back to living with his mother seeing as how his life wasn't going anywhere as he was a hardcore gamer and never had a job. He moved back because his mother fell ill, who didn't last long either. He had to put her down when she turned. Aiden used his skills in gaming to learn basic survival tips and tricks to learn how to survive the harsh infected virus. His mother always taught him about playing nice with others with inspires him to put his trust in fellow survivors. He doesn't like being alone and would prefer having someone to watch his back in sticky situations because he thinks 2 pairs of eyes is better than 1.