"The very first, I was the first of my kind to be turned into.... this.... I watched as my species was conquered and turned into something.... unrecognizable...."
-The Old One toward Alexi Scott in 1746 NE
The Old One, also known as The First Advisor and Advisor Xiuwwuik, was the first Viman to be tranzed by the Empire of the Combine Race and because of this, became the very first Advisor created by the ECR. Although he was forced to served it, The Old One shown to have absolutely no loyalty to the Empire of the Combine Race and have plotted for his revenge against the Combines ever sense he was first created, not only for himself but for his species as well.