Millionaire Paul Delacroix is Darkblade, Defender of the Night, Protector of Chronopolis. A wild youth, his father had him kidnapped by warrior priests to teach him humility and respect. His father's plan worked and he was trained by the priests to be the next Darkblade.
Darkblade is a member of the Liberty League and best friend of the Crusader. He became good friends with Charlotte Tennyson and recently began a romantic relationship with Amazonia.