Thanatos Picture


Thanatos (in Ancient Greek, θάνατος – "Death") was the Daimon personification of Death and Mortality. He was a minor figure in Greek mythology, often referred to but rarely appearing in person. His name is transliterated in Latin as Thanatus, but his Roman equivalent was Mors or Letus/Letum, and he was sometimes identified (perhaps erroneously) with Orcus.

Thanatos is the lead male character in the story I am working on. He leads his Mafia famiglia, a crime syndicate whose name is still unknown, although they themselves are well known. He's the anti-hero, an antagonistic character towards Erin, the protagonist.

His twin brother is Hypnos, who is sleep in greek mythology. He is normally white haired like his brother but dyes his hair often as "black suits him best" he says.

This is my older rendition of Thanatos [link] and a younger one [link] Although through out the story, his hair would be black.

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