Adelmo Estacado
Adelmo Estacadoz
Biographical Information






Character Information
  • Estacado Family
  • Julian (Step-father)
  • Emma Cayce (Fiance)

Labor Worker

Real World Information
First Appearance:

The Darkness: Close Your Eyes

Adelmo Estacado is the Darkness wielder in 1912. He died before he could manifest the full power of the Darkness, but he did possess superhuman strength and clairvoyant dreams when he turned twenty-one.

Biography Edit

Early Life Edit

Adelmo was born in March of 1892. He was conceived when his father was raping his mother while carving his name into her chest with a piece of glass. His mother recovered and married an abusive alcoholic named Julian.

As a teenager he got a full-time job at an oil rig owned by Martin Cayce. He fell in love with Cayce's daughter, Emma, who became his fiance in secret.

The Darkness: Close Your Eyes Edit

Powers & Abilities Edit

Powers Edit

  • Darkness: Adelmo impregnated Emma before he could manifest the full power of the Darkness. However, his twenty-first birthday did allow him some raw Darkness power.
    • Enhanced Strength: Upon turning twenty-one Adelmo's strength increased to the point where he could easily overpower his step-father.
    • Precognition: Adelmo could see the future through his dreams.

Weaknesses Edit

  • Copulation: Adelmo died the instant he impregnated Emma.
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