The young man stared at Felix, his expression flat and cold. “That’s him, huh?” he said. He tossed his sandy hair back. His neck was thick; his shoulders were wide. He looked like a former high school quarterback, clean-cut and arrogant. “The little twink doesn’t look like much. From all you were saying, I thought he’d really be hot stuff.”

In Demon City, Nicky is a fire demon and constant companion of Claire. Violent and dangerous, he takes an instant murderous dislike to Felix.