Darkseid is a supervillain appearing in comic books published by DC Comics. Darkseid was created by Jack Kirby and first appeared in Superman’s Pal Jimmy Olsen #134 in 1970. Originally Darkseid was Prince Uxas a son of King Yuga and Queen Heggra. Darkseid was the second to inherit the throne of Apokolips. Darkseid decided to plot against his older brother Drax to take the throne for himself. After killing his brother Darkseid took on his new identity. Darkseid was named one of the most influential supervillains of all time and was featured in various media over the years.