Basil (c. 2310 - 3010) was the cousin of Emperor Nikolai and chief of his royal guard. He had an affair with his cousin's fiance for 700 years. He planned to kill Nikolai in order to take over the throne. He has a lot of skills with sabres. He fights Hubert J. Farnsworth (possessing Bender's Body) on duel. He was killed by robot clowns at the United Nations Secretariat Building.