At first glance the enigmatic Armand appears to simply be a suit of antiquate armor in the Demonic styling. Within this suit of armor however, the ancient being know only as Armand has bound his very soul. during the course of a ritual conducted by the Disciples of Rot to create a Litch, Armand’s soul was ripped from his original body. Thinking quickly the soul melder bound his energy to a nearby suit of armor.
Narrowly escaping the cruel fate of being consumed to construct a litch Armand settled down to wait for his moment to escape. This moment would be a long time coming however. Armand waited trapped in his new metallic body for nearly 200 years, unable to move for fear of the guardian summoned to protect the forming litch.