Virasen was born into a relatively poor family. When he was young, he
would often find himself making shady deals in alleys for any bit of extra
gold. Often the deals would go wrong, leaving him beaten and battered.
After one of the terrible dealings, he found himself in a rundown hut, with
a sickly looking man tending to his wounds. The man taught him spells of
dark magic. Virasen enjoyed the spells, and wished to gain more knowledge
of this dark and powerful magic. The man informed him of the different
arts, and soon they came to an agreement: The necromantic ways suit him
best. He was sent to Timaran to learn more...