Robin Maxwell was a rich man living in Switzerland on Earth in the late Twenty-Third and early Twenty-Fourth Centuries. He was the CEO of Maxwell Textiles, had an aunt named Helga, owned a Skysporter, and was friends with Davina Blakely and Tristram Keeler-Finch. Bored with life, Maxwell developed the idea of the Nimrodian Club while on a Skula hunt on Keeler-Finch's estate. On June 22nd, 2314 Maxwell and Carl Hinton were chosen to be the first duelists of the Club; one week later, the went on their match, which ended with Maxwell being cut in half by Hinton's laser.