Afanasyev Radoslav Kirillovich was born on November 16, 1994 in Moscow Russia. Born to a Religious household, Afanasyev was raised strictly, and taught to fear the wrath of god. His father was a former soldier, who was discharged when he lost his left arm in an explosion. Afanasyev worked in the coal mining business, and did foreign contracting working in other countries mines for pay. Prior to the outbreak, Afanasyev worked in the Sverograd mine, where he was a grunt for construction and maintenances.