Early LifeNothing is known about Mage's early life. Apart from that he is related to Alexander Mage in some form.
PROJECT COMMANDO Service
At some point Mage was transferred to the 212th Commando Company.
Investigating the teleporter network on Lyric / Death (11th November 2609)
On the 11th November 2609 four members of the team,Mage along with Captain Dave, Miller and Woods were sent to investigate a teleporter network that had just appeared on the planet of Lyric, more specifically within the . Upon landing Woods stayed behind to guard the ship whilst the others went ahead.
Unknown to the team the EARTHBOUND lieutenant Sinister had snuck aboard the ship and killed Woods, after reaching the Forerunner towers Sinister sniped Mage killing him.