Skinner was said to be the most brutal Lilin to ever walk the earth. After the fall of Lilith, Skinner went into hiding. Years later after Lilith came back, she went seeking for the other Lilin. This lead her to search for Skinner. When she found him, it turns out he has started a family with mortals in the woods. At first Blackout and Pilgrim try to talk to Skinner but fail but then is persuaded by Lilith. in the end Skinner kills his human family and joins the Lilin once again.
This would lead him in confrontation with Johnny Blaze. After a violent struggle, Skinner is seemingly burned to death by Blaze until his skeleton emerges from the flames. Skinner laments how Blaze destroyed the only thing he had left of his human family; their skin which he wore. Ghost Rider arrives in time to aid Blaze who shoots hellfire from his shotgun into Skinner over and over again. As they leave, Skinner rises from the flames again.
Months later after Lilith's second return, Skinner got himself back to health and went after Blaze again this time seriously wounding him almost killing him.
He would later appear in the Black Hole where he almost killed the robot wright until he was stopped by Ghost Rider.