|“||Even if you take this city today, it will only be for a moment. Morbin will bring such an avalanche down on you from the High Bleaks that you'll wish you had stayed in your cave. But you won't be around to see it - to see these weak fools finished off by Morbin himself and his hosts. I'm going to cut you down, gimp, just like I did your niece. With this very sword.||”|
Daggler was part of Helmer's unit in the old army of King Jupiter, but was discharged for torturing a new recruit. However, after the Lords of Prey took over First Warren, Daggler became lieutenant governor of the city under Prince Winslow. Among his tasks were leading the Black Band, a secret police force charged with suppressing any signs of insurrection within the city. In this capacity Daggler killed numerous innocents, including Helmer's niece Layra.