Yes, can you believe it... another OCW! Its been a while. So Darkseid had this evil Uncle who kinda raised him, only when ol'Stoneface came of age. He made Steppenwolf (Not the band) the leader of his military forces. So, there is some cool "mythic" backgrounds to Darkseid and the entire New Gods pantheon. If you like to learn more about Steppenwolf, check out this link.