Ivan is one of The Darkling's most favored Grisha and one of the highest-ranking soldiers of the Second Army. He is a powerful Corporalnik Heartrender and is one of the few Grisha to possess an Amplifier.


Ivan is a handsome tall young man with bronze skin and wavy, brown hair. 

Shadow and BoneEdit

Ivan is one of the Darkling's favored Grishas and he supports him in the plan to take over the Fold. When they find Alina Starkov after she has run away from the Little Palace, he reveals that he has two brothers, an uncle, and a father who died fighting in the wars. He believes that only the Darkling can save them so that they can have peace. He dies in the book Siege and Storm.