Erik belongs to the family of Original Vampires like his step-brother Klaus he is very unstable at the most part. Growing up he hated the way his father treated Klaus. He and Elijah also hated they never stood up for Klaus when their father who hit him. After they were turned Erik left his family and never returned for over a 1,000 years. He is back and ready for a fight. Erik, just like Klaus is a half-sibling. He is the son of Mikael and an unnamed woman.
Can be very unstable at times and will use anyone whop gets in his way and kill. He rarely cares for anyone and enjoys to torture anyone. He can forgive but he will never forget. Betrayal is the only thing he never forgives. Anyone who knows him say he will for give someone's betrayal he is lying. He will get revenge by killing those you love or sending you running for your life. It all depends on what type of mood he is in.
5'11 possesses curled light-brown hair and light blue eyes that contrasts with his pearl-white skin. As a vampire and a warrior (10th century), he is well-built. Erik possesses a delicate and yet masculine face, possibly due to the fact that he was once a nobleman in the 15th century.
Erik's clothing style is quite casual, usually seen wearing shirts, jeans and jackets, although he can also use a more classic and refined outfit if the situation requires it.