Helios is the playable character in Starfighter Eclipse. He is a fighter partnered to Selene and is assigned to the Starfighter Edifice.
- He is most likely named after the sun god Helios. In Greek Mythology, Helios is the brother of the moon goddess, Selene.
- He has a sister by the name of Valentina, who is a fighter and his inspiration for joining the Alliance.
- He originally wanted to be a navigator, but failed the test to become one, so he chose to become a fighter instead.
- It is revealed in the secret ending to Starfighter Eclipse that his real name is Afon Volkov, making him the first character to have a known surname.