As a snake handler, Snake was the latest First Tier member to the Noah's Arc Circus. He is always seen with at
Snake mug

Snake from Black Butler/Kuroshitsuji manga

least one snake draped around his shoulders and has distinct snake skin patterns covering various patches all over his body. His sentences always end with "said Oscar" (or a name of one of his many snakes) indicating he is uncomfortable when communicating with others unless through his pets. Snake was taken in as a 'brother' after the First Tiered members freed him from a traveling freak show. He had vowed to avenge his dead siblings after Ciel and Sebastian had disposed of them all, leaving him alone again. Snake tracked down the Phantomhive Mansion using the clothes Smile left behind and a little unexpected help from Prince Soma. After the murder cases within the mansion were solved, Snake was revealed as the 13th guest caught by Sebastian while hiding on the mansion grounds in an attempt to take Ciel's life. Instead of killing him, Ciel welcomed him as an addition to his servants, making him the footman of the Phantomhive Mansion.