During the crisis in Atlas City, he hired Lina Inverse and Gourry Gabriev as additional proctectors for Tarim. However, they had no idea that Tarim's rival, Daymia the Blue, had hired Zelgadiss Graywords and Amelia Wil Tesla Saillune as his own bodyguards. When Zelgadiss and Amelia arrived at Tarim's mansion, he began assaulting them with his special Black magic sword that Tarim forged for him. Regardless, he was still effortlessly defeated by Zelgadiss and Amelia and he was later seen wrapted up in bandages in Tarim's office. Whatever became of him after Tarim and Daymia were arrested after the magic beasts' attack is unknown.