Count Selkinas (セルキナス 伯爵 Serukinasu-Hakushaku?) is a supporting character that appears in the ALDNOAH.ZERO television series. He holds the title of Count as a member of the Orbital Knights. He pilots the Martian Kataphrakt Solis.
Personality & Character
Distinguished by his glasses, he appears to be a proud individual who thinks lowly of Terrans. He believes in the vast strength of his Kataphrakt, calling it "the power of god."
He is seen issuing orders to his bridge, preparing to initiate his landing during Operation Earthfall while Count Saazbaum declares in his speech, retaliation for the transgression against Princess Asseylum Vers Allusia. (AZ: "Princess of VERS")
After his Landing Castle landed in New Orleans, he issued orders to neutralize the Terrans. The missiles from his Landing Castle destroyed the Undersea cables Southern Cross, Concerto 1 along with disrupting communications to the Miami Landing Station. He destroys Alpha Squad along with vaporizing the Commander, and the rest of Silver Squad in their KG-7 Areions. He goes on to destroy much of the city. (AZ: "Beyond the Horizon")
"Stupid primitives. Bow down before the might of the gods" - Selnakis as he destroys Silver Squad.
"Clever Monkeys" - Selnakis commenting on the Kataphrakt platoons' choice to use infrared inhibiting smoke.