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    Heroes Unlimited: The Catsiverse Rolecall

    A thread for Players and NPCs that show up in the Catsiverse and the Hero's Unlimited game as its played.

    So Players please introduce yourselves

    The Protectors

    Active Roster:

    Dragonfyre By Shadowbourne
    Hornet By Tattooedman
    Magus Errant By Kasius
    Photon by kenseido
    Prism by glyph
    Shock By Shock


    Inactive/Reserve:

    Bastion by Sakuro
    Kris Majax By Kenseido
    Sword Breaker By Lord Bayushi78
    Johnny Liang By Classdunce
    Goliath By Aerlwyn
    Green Lantern By Nineofspades
    Clover Madison By Nineofspades
    The Owl by Celtic Rei
    Skylark By Ysariel

    Going Rogue

    Active Roster

    Colonel Dusk by Nintendogeek
    Oaf by Gnalthor
    Portia by Prof W1erd
    Powerfist by Plan B
    Sebastian by Kenmadragon
    Uplift by Corrigon

    Inactive

    Ferrous By Kenseido
    Lady Light by EPIC


    Heroes, Villains, NPCs

    Deathstroke

    Requiem
    Chiller
    Shockwave
    Stinger
    Death Commando
    Scatterbrain

    Facet

    Agate
    Amethyst
    Aquamarine
    Bloodstone
    Diamond
    Emerald
    Garnet
    Jade
    Opal
    Quartz
    Ruby
    Saphire
    Topaz
    Turquoise

    The Masters of Fortune

    Psyche Out
    Portal
    Jaguar
    Tower
    Frostbite
    Hi-Tech
    Arachne
    Gemstone

    The Nasty Boys

    Shockwave
    Blacklash
    Bonecrusher
    Dr. Photon
    Lightspeed
    Smoke
    Undertow

    Trollkin

    Atta

    Trollkin and Godvords, and Supa Trolls

    Gretchen

    Viper

    Viper Agents
    Mech Vipers
    Steel Serpent Powered Armor

    Z-Force

    Bloodgroove
    Deathweaver
    Dementia
    Purgation
    Splatter

    Villains
    Ankylosaur
    Beetle
    Bellicose
    Black Anubis
    Blowtorch
    Brainchild
    Buffalo
    Buzzsaw
    Chaos
    Dart
    Decible
    Electrocutioner
    Flip
    Impulse
    Javelin
    Komodo
    Mastodon
    Photon
    Porcupine
    Powerhouse
    Riplash
    Ripper
    Scorpion
    Soulfire
    Titanothere
    Vadimar

    Allies and Guest stars

    Firefly

    Morpheus AKA Sleeper

    Vigiant aka Mark Greenwood

    Gator
    Doc Rodent By NeoPaladin
    Marissa Hoskins

    Special: In Memoriam

    *Grasshopper

    *The Wanderer By Femme Fatale

    Heroes Unlimited IC thread

    Heroes Unlimited OOC thread

    Going Rogue IC

    Going Rogue OOC


    House Rules:

    Skills:

    -Skill points are 3/pp rather then 2/pp except for Close Combat and Ranged Combat, those two skills will remain 2/pp.

    -languages are a skill and double with each rank

    1 = 2
    2 = 4
    3 = 8
    4 = 16

    anything beyond 4 ranks of the skill should just buy the multi-lingual feat or the comprehend power

    Expertise- Some of the more useful stuff:
    Expertise (Arcane Lore)- Mages and the like. Very few others would have or use this. It can often be made a "Check Required" Flaw on Magic-based powers as well, though that can be a broken points-cheat if you're not careful.
    Expertise (Art)- Not entirely useful, more of a character thing. I mean, Colossus obviously has this, but it seems almost mean to "charge" a player for something that would never come up.
    Expertise (Behavioral Sciences)- Alot of Telepaths might have this (even though they really don't need to, being able to read people's reactions). Less useful than many of the others, but I would allow it to be used as a kind of an "Insight" in crowd situations.
    Expertise (Business)- Most rich people or business owners should at least have this.
    Expertise (Civics)- Lawyers & Politicians. Heroes searching for evidence might need it.
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    Expertise (Current Events)- A Skill for people who are generally aware of stuff. Finding out what country is what, which superheroes are which, etc. (ie. "Hey, it's a new Jack O'Lantern! I know this since the old ones either died or are Hobgoblin now!") Either could be it's own skill (Hero Lore or Geography), but this is often more of a handy catch-all, since Geography isn't likely to come in super-handy as it's own Skill. Honestly, though, I can't see it coming up THAT often.
    Expertise (History)- Don't laugh- it's helped Batman out a few times. Immortals & Gods often have a lot of it also.
    Expertise (Tactics)- Uncommon and kinda hard to use in a super-hero situation- I'd allow players to roll to "ask the GM" for the best advice in combat if necessary. Most others would just have Soldier/Mercenary. I generally allow any "Soldier" Skill to include this by default- they would normally know how to flank others.
    Expertise (Theology & Philosophy)- A character-based Skill, but again, can be useful. Most any God or religious character would be expected to have a bit of it (though stereotypical depictions of Republicans likely have no knowledge of religion).
    ---
    Expertise (Computers)- Hackers are all over the place in comics, and many characters (especially younger ones) have at least a rank or two in this. I prefer to give this a separate skill than JUST Technology, as it involves a know-how of notable hackers, computer systems, the internet, etc.
    Expertise (Criminal)- You know the local gangs, symbols, slang, and the various bosses, and possibly ones in other cities (it wouldn't take you too long to find out). You know where drugs are made, distributed and sold. You know how to disable an alarm system, break into a car, hotwire something (normally a Tech-skill), and probably how to recognize the signs of an easy "mark". Most super-villains with this Skill are the thuggish types who know where the money is in the bank, and knows how to safe-crack a little bit.
    Expertise (Streetwise)- You know crime from an outsider's point of view, which lets you step back and view things as a whole better than someone "in the mix". You know most of the above stuff, or at least the signs of it. Criminologists and the like are up here.
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    Expertise (Ninja)- You speak Japanese, and are familiar with Japanese culture, customs and morals. You know the history of the ninja clans, who the masters are and were, and you know how to break and enter places. Many other Skills are associated.
    Expertise (Samurai)- You speak Japanese, and are familiar with Japanese culture, customs and morals. You have a basic understanding of the arts, calligraphy, horseback riding, and military tactics. You know the code of Bushi-Do (whether or not you actually subscribe to it is a matter of personal preference), and you can immediately recognize someone's place in Japanese society by their body language and how they speak (normally an Insight Check).
    Expertise (Knight)- You speak one or more European languages, and are familiar with various tribes, clans, kingdoms and the morals of each one. You know the movers and shakers of the political world, how to make armour and weaponry (or at least who makes the best ones), how to ride horses, and you know a lot about religion (you may not subscribe to all of it, however). You also have tactical know-how.
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    Expertise (Survivalist)- You know a great deal about the wilderness, from the environment, the seasons, how to survive and eat in the outdoors, and a large number of things about animals. You'd still need to buy Animal Empathy, but you gain bonuses to Insight checks against wild beasts (even some not familiar to you- like aliens). You can survive in almost any hostile environment. You also know a good bit about geography. Alot of X-Men types have this, as they're expected to survive in odd places. Quite good, as long as the GM puts you in those situations. Most anybody only needs a few ranks, though.
    Expertise (Soldier)- Unlike the G.I. Joe-verse, where you buy "Soldier" and "Military Specialty" separately, in the comics, you basically know all Soldier-based stuff. You have moderate Survival capabilities, and you know how to use nearly all ballistics weapons. You have tactical skill, knowing how to plan assaults, lay traps, ambushes, etc. You know something about geography, politics and current events, usually revolving around your last conflict (ie. Iraq war veterans know more about Middle Eastern politics, the who's who of the local warlords, and which groups are friendly, and which are dangerous).
    Expertise (Actor)- You know how to act in plays, films, etc., in order to draw reactions from people. You know the who's who of celebrities, and have a good knowledge of pop culture in general. You know which magazines and reporters are worth talking to, which ones to avoid, and which clubs are the most popular.
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    Expertise (Animal Handling)- I would argue that this fits a Biology/Handling/Care/Empathy heading, and would take the place of the Animal Empathy Advantage- it allows people who aren't charismatic a good bonus when dealing with animals (fits those "kooky forest-living" stereotypes). Not that common, or especially useful, since relatively few in-comic guys use Animal Sidekicks. Almost more of a character descriptor thing. It's a general zoologist/Animal Persuasion/Animal Insight thing, with a smattering of Caretaking knowledge. I often just leave off Animal Empathy and use this one- it scales up, and you don't need high Presence or Persuasion to utilize it effectively.
    Expertise (Pop Culture)- You know everything there is to know about celebrities, movies, TV shows, video games, etc. Mostly teenagers, and a few adults have this. It CAN come in handy (in Batman: The Animated Series, Dick Grayson was better at this than Bruce was), but is more of a character/personality thing.
    Expertise (Acting/Dancing)- Again, more character-themed stuff. Unless you wanna use "Distract (Dancing)" as an Advantage.



    Feats

    Clean (ranked): Checks to connect you with a crime increase by DC5 per rank.

    Conceal Efforts: Anyone who inspects your bindings during a Sleight of Hand escape check must make a Perception check with a DC equal to your Sleight of Hand result to notice your escape attempt.

    Cunning Fighter: Use Attack instead of Deception to feint an opponent.

    Damaging Escape: When you escape from a grab, you get an unarmed attack against the opponent as a free action. You still have to roll to hit.

    Defensive Strike: Get a +2 to hit enemy that misses you in melee combat, a second rank increases the bonus to +5.

    Durable Lie: The target believes your Deception for an additional round.

    Follow-Up Strike: Additional melee attack after Critical Hit is scored.

    Hide Tampering: You can conceal any tampering done to a device. Anyone who inspects the device must make a Technology check against your Sleight of Hand check to notice your tampering.

    Improved Daze: Allows a character to make a daze attempt as a move action.

    Improved Feint: Allows a character to make a feint attempt as a move action.

    Improved Taunt: Allows a character to make a taunt attempt as a move action.

    Improved Trick: Allows a character to make a trick attempt as a move action.

    Last Stand: Spend an HP to ignore all Damage Conditions for one round.

    Lionheart: Grants a +5 to saves against fear that is not limited to PL caps.

    Master Plan: Grants a +1 - +3 Circumstance bonus on all rolls related to the plan when activated. Master Planner must make a DC 15 intelligence and/or Expertise Tactics/Strategy roll. 1 degree of success = a +1 bonus, each degree past the first = an additional +1 to a maximum of +3. The planner must be able to communicate the plan and its resultant go code to the rest of the group to initiate the bonus which lasts for the scene. The GM reserves the right to nix any bonus for rolls not related to the plan. Master Plan can be used to counter another master plan nullifying any bonuses for both sides.

    Multilingual: By spending an HP a character can speak a certain language for the remainder of a scene.

    Online Research: Allows a character to use the Expertise [Computers] skill instead of the Gather Information sub-skill of Investigation when looking for anything that would normally be acquired by talking to people and buy them drinks and such. This feat can be used with the Well-Informed advantage also.

    Speed of Thought: Allows a character to use their Intellect modifier for Initiative.

    Task Focus (Ranked): Choose a specific task or situation that can be performed with a skill check, such as keeping watch at night for Notice. When making checks that involve your chosen specialization, you gain a bonus +2 bonus that can exceed PL caps. You can buy additional ranks, these can either increase the bonus to +5 or apply to a new task.

    Unbalancing Strike: When you hit an opponent with a close attack, you can choose to throw him off balance rather than inflicting damage (a hit means he is Vulnerable on defense for the next round).

    Withstand Damage: Trade-Off Defense for Toughness- I would allow this for either Parry or Dodge.

    Powers:

    -All "Flat +1 Extras" are called "Feats" because it's ridiculous to change it to something more confusing.

    -Impervious works just as it did in 2nd Edition.

    -Penetrating works just as it did in 2nd Edition.

    Dimensional Pocket:
    Feature - Extradimensional storage of mass rank in material. (1 pt per rank)

    You can access an extradimensional “pocket” or storage space where you can place things and retrieve them later.
    Items placed in your dimensional pocket remain in the same state until you withdraw them. You cannot place living or unwilling beings into your pocket, only nonliving objects. The object you wish to retrieve from the pocket is always “on top” when you reach into it, coming immediately into your hand. The power’s rank determines the mass you can store at once. Once the pocket is “full” nothing else will fit into it without first removing something.


    Movement:
    ~Air Walking: You can “walk” on air at half your normal ground movement speed as if it were solid ground and move up or down at a 45 degree angle at half speed (one-quarter your ground movement speed). For two ranks, you move at your normal ground movement speed (half speed when ascending or descending).


    Summon:
    ~Multiple Minion (Feat: 1 pt flat): You can summon more than one minion. Each application of this extra doubles your total number of minions. So, for example, with Summon 6, you summon a single 90-point minion. With Multiple Minions 1 you can summon two 90-point minions, four at 2 ranks, eight at 3 ranks and so on. It requires a standard action to summon each minion unless you also have the Horde extra. +1 flat point.

    Regeneration Rounds: To clarify, this a chart to show which rounds you recover a -1 to Toughness if you have Regeneration.

    Healing Factor: Regeneration 1 (1/every 10 rounds [10]); 1 pts
    Healing Factor: Regeneration 2 (1/every 5 rounds [5, 10]); 2 pts
    Healing Factor: Regeneration 3 (3/every 10 rounds [3, 7, 10]); 3 pts
    Healing Factor: Regeneration 4 (4/every 10 rounds [2, 5, 8, 10]); 4 pts
    Healing Factor: Regeneration 5 (1/every other round [2, 4, 6, 8, 10]); 5 pts
    Healing Factor: Regeneration 6 (6/every 10 rounds [2, 4, 5, 6, 8, 10); 6 pts
    Healing Factor: Regeneration 7 (7/every 10 rounds [2, 3, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10]); 7 pts
    Healing Factor: Regeneration 8 (8 out of 10 rounds [2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, 10]); 8 pts
    Healing Factor: Regeneration 9 (9/every 10 rounds [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10]); 9 pts
    Healing Factor: Regeneration 10 (1/every round); 10 pts

    Regeneration 11 on would be one every round, then add a check per the chart.

    Weaken:
    ~Slow Fade (Feat: 1 pt flat): Weaken with this modifier reduces the recovery time of Lost Points on the target’s turn. Each application moves the time interval one step down the following table;


    •1 rank: 5 rounds
    •2 ranks: 10 rounds
    •3 ranks: 1 minute
    •4 ranks: 4 minutes
    •5 ranks: 15 minutes
    •6 ranks: 30 minutes
    •7 ranks: 1 hour
    •8 ranks: 4 hours
    •9 ranks: 16 hours
    •10 ranks: 1 day
    As always I retain the right to stoplight and or nix powers deemed broken or not fitting with the game.

    Stop sign powers include Insubstantial with Ghost touch, Unlimited variables, and unlimited duplication.
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    Kris Majax

    Kris Majax - PL 11

    Strength 2, Stamina 5/2, Agility 3, Dexterity 3, Fighting 4, Intellect 3, Awareness 4, Presence 5/2

    Advantages
    Artificer, Attractive, Connected, Contacts, Improved Taunt, Languages: Greek and Latin, Lionheart, Luck (Improve Roll) 2,
    Power Attack, Ritualist, Taunt

    Skills
    Acrobatics 2 (+5), Close Combat: Unarmed 4 (+8), Deception 7 (+18/+12), Expertise (PRE): Stage Magician 7 (+18/+12),
    Expertise: History 3 (+6), Expertise: Magic 12 (+15), Expertise: Pop Culture 3 (+6), Expertise: Streetwise 3 (+6),
    Expertise: Theology 3 (+6), Insight 8 (+12), Intimidation 6 (+11), Investigation 8 (+11), Perception 8 (+12),
    Persuasion 7 (+12), Ranged Combat: Magic +6 (+9), Sleight of Hand 9 (+18/+12), Stealth 4 (+7)

    Powers
    Bound Demon
    . . Enhanced Trait 12 (Traits: Presence +3 (+5), Stamina +3 (+5))
    . . Hellfire Control (Add following AE's to Magic array)
    . . . . Demonic Strength Enhanced Strength 8 & Power-Lifting: 2
    . . . . Hellfire: Damage 8 (DC 23; Affects Insubstantial 2, Increased Range: ranged)
    . . . . Shimmer: Teleport 6 (Carry 50 lbs.; Accurate, Extended: 60 miles in 2 move actions; Limited to Extended)
    . . Immunity 3 (Aging, Disease, Poison)
    . . Protection 4 (+4 Toughness)
    . . Transform to Tyrael: Morph 1 (Single form; Continuous Duration, Metamorph; Activation 2: standard action)

    Magic (Fulgur): Damage 9 (DC 24; Increased Range: ranged)
    . . Forzare: Move Object 9 (12 tons)
    . . Illusio: Illusion 6 (Affects: audio and visual, Area: 60 cft., DC 16)
    . . Sanare: Healing 9
    . . Stage Magic: Enhanced Trait 12 (Traits: Deception +6, Sleight of Hand +6, Expertise: Stage Magician +6,
    Attractive +1, Advantages: Daze (Deception), Durable Lie, Fascinate (Deception), Fascinate (Expertise: Stage Magician),
    Skill Mastery: Deception, Skill Mastery: Expertise: Stage Magician, Skill Mastery: Sleight of Hand)

    Illusory Defense
    . . Concealment 3 (Normal hearing and sight; Passive)
    . . Enhanced Trait 5 (Traits: Dodge +2 (+9), Parry +2 (+9), Advantages: Evasion 2)

    Magical Senses: Senses 6 (Acute mental, Detect Magic, ranged, Infernal Awareness, Magical Awareness)

    Offense
    Initiative +3
    Forzare: Move Object 9, +9 (DC 19)
    Fulgur: Damage 9, +9 (DC 24)
    Grab, +4 (DC Spec 12)
    Hellfire: Damage 8, +9 (DC 23)
    Throw, +3 (DC 17)
    Unarmed, +8 (DC 17)

    Complications
    Enemy: Kris has made a lot of enemies in his fight against evil, including demons who once owned his soul. There are demon hunters who are hunting Tyrael who would kill Kris to rid the world of the demon.
    Motivation- Doing Good: Kris is dedicated to helping people as much as possible, and will often do so to the detriment of his own health.
    Power Loss: Kris' spells (but not demon powers) require Kris to be able to speak OR move his hands. If he is bound and gagged, he can not cast spells. His demon powers do not work on Holy Ground.
    Prejudice: Kris has bound a demon to him and most people who find this out assume it can only be bad.

    Defense
    Dodge 9/7, Parry 9/7, Fortitude 8, Toughness 9, Will 12

    Power Points
    Abilities 46 + Powers 64 + Advantages 12 + Skills 35 (105 ranks) + Defenses 18 = 175


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    Tyrael - PL 11

    Strength 5, Stamina 5, Agility 1, Dexterity 1, Fighting 9, Intellect 2, Awareness 4, Presence 5

    Advantages
    All-out Attack, Daze (Intimidation), Fearless, Power Attack, Ritualist

    Skills
    Deception 5 (+10), Expertise: Arcane Lore 8 (+10), Insight 6 (+10), Intimidation 9 (+14), Perception 6 (+10),
    Persuasion 2 (+7), Ranged Combat: Hellfire Control 8 (+9)

    Powers
    Comprehend 2 (Languages - Speak All, Languages - Understand All)
    Hellfire Control
    . . Demon Strength
    . . . . Enhanced Strength 8 (+8 STR)
    . . . . Power-Lifting: Enhanced Strength 5 (+5 STR; Limited to Lifting)
    . . Hellfire: Damage 13 (DC 28; Affects Insubstantial 2: full rank, Increased Range: ranged)
    . . Illusion 5 (Affects: All Sense Types, Area: 30 cft., DC 15)
    . . Teleport 9 (Carry 50 lbs.; Accurate, Extended: 500 miles in 2 move actions; Limited to Extended)
    Immunity 21 (Aging, Common Descriptor: Heat/Fire, Life Support)
    Protection 8 (+8 Toughness)
    Senses 2 (Acute: Awareness, Awareness: Infernal)
    Transform to Kris Majax: Morph 1 (Single form; Continuous Duration, Metamorph; Activation 2: standard action)

    Offense
    Initiative +2
    Grab, +9 (DC Spec 15)
    Hellfire Ball: Damage 13, +9 (DC 28)
    Throw, +1 (DC 20)
    Unarmed, +9 (DC 20)

    Defense
    Dodge 9, Parry 9, Fortitude 11, Toughness 13, Will 9

    Power Points
    Abilities 64 + Powers 71 + Advantages 5 + Skills 16 + Defenses 19 = 177

    Complications
    Enemy: The demons who Tyrael once served want to see him dead, as do most every demon hunter on the planet.
    Monstrous: Tyrael is pretty inhuman looking.
    Motivation: Doing Good: Tyrael spent to much time attached to Kris and his good nature rubbed off on the demon. Also, given his enemies, he figured doing good is the only way out of his current predicament.
    Prejudice: Tyrael is a demon, and lots of people don't like him just for that. When in control, he detects as a full demon and shows up on many supernatural radars.
    Weakness: Tyrael feels pain on Holy Ground and takes double damage from Holy effects.

    Background:
    Kris was a young stage magician on the rise when a car accident cost him his arm. His spirit crushed, he entered into a Faustian bargain to regain his arm.
    Rather than take the easy path, Kris tried to fight the evil that was trying to consume him. He became a pupil of the Master Mage himself, Doctor Arcane and joined a group of heroes in Bay City.
    When the demon inside him began to emerge, it took Ashley and Dr Arcane to fight it back, and Ashely entered into Kris' mind and dissolved the contract, freeing his soul.
    The demon later came to warn Kris of a threat, and nearly gave his life saving a young innocent child. Kris bonded with Tyrael to save his life.


    Quote Originally Posted by 2e version
    PL: 10
    Str 12, Dex 16, Con 18, Int 14, Wis 16, Cha 14

    Skills:

    Bluff 10 (+12), Concentration 5 (+8), Cr (Alchemical) 6 (+8), Diplomacy 6 (+8), Disable Device 6 (+8),
    Escape Artist 8 (+11), Gather Info 4 (+6), Intimidate 6 (+8), Investigate 6 (+8), Kn (Arcane Lore) 10 (+12),
    Kn (History) 3 (+5), Kn (Physical Science) 3 (+5), Kn (Pop Culture) 3 (+5), Kn (Streetwise) 3 (+5),
    Kn (Theology & Philosophy) 3 (+5), Lang 2 (Enochian, Latin), Notice 6 (+9), Per (Stage Magician) 8 (+10),
    Search 4 (+7), Sense Motive 6 (+9), Sleight of Hand 8 (+11), Stealth 4 (+7)

    Feats:

    Artificer, Attack Specialist (Magic) 2, Attractive, Dodge Focus 4, Fascinate (Perform), Luck 2, Power Attack,
    Ritualist, Taunt, Untapped Potential

    Powers:

    Magic 8 (D: Power Loss [must be able to move and speak]) [20pp]
    -Forzare (Move Object 8 )
    -Hexus (AP: Damage 8 [E: Range Perception; F: Limited to machines])
    -Ignis (AP: Blast 8 )
    -Illusio (AP: Illusion 5 [audio, visual; PF: Progression 1])
    -Sanare (AP: Healing 8 )
    -Solvos (AP: Nullify Magic 8 )

    Contego (Force Field 4) [4pp]
    Super-senses 5 (Detect magic, ranged, acute; Infernal Awareness;
    Magical Awareness) [5pp]

    Device 2 (Amulet of Protection; hard to lose; PF: Restricted [Arcane 8+]) [9pp]
    •Enhanced Feat (Evasion) (1pp)
    •Enhanced Saves (FORT +2, REFL +2) (4pp)
    •Protection 4 (PF: Subtle) (5pp)

    Device 3 (Sorcerer's Staff; easy to lose; PF: Restricted [Arcane 8+]) [10pp]
    •Boost 8 (any single magic power, E: move action; F: limited [fades completely in one round], personal) (8pp)
    •Enhanced Feats (Add 5 AP's to Magic) (5pp)
    -Animate Objects 7 [Progression 3]
    -Elemental Control 10 [Range Perception, Variable Descriptor- elemental, Limited- single element at a time]
    -Fire Control 10
    -Mind Control 10
    -Teleport 7 [Accurate, Easy, Progression 2])
    •Light Control 1 (2pp)

    Mystic Trinkets (Gadgets 2, easy to lose) [12pp]

    Combat:

    Attack +4, Magic +8, Grapple +5
    Damage: Unarmed +1, Magic +8/+12 (Staff)
    Defense +8 (+2 flatfooted), Initiative +3;

    Saves:

    Toughness +4/+8/+12, Fortitude +7/+9, Reflex +6/+8, Will +11

    Costs:

    Abilities 30 + Skills 30 + Feats 15 + Powers 60 + Combat 16 + Saves 14 = 165
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    Re: Kris Majax

    BASTION



    Real Name: Tyler Battle
    Age: 20 yr.
    Height: 6 ft.
    Weight: 175 lb.
    Gender: Male
    Eye Color: Blue
    Hair Color: Black
    Relatives: Kyle (father), Sarah (sister), Julia (sister), Beth (sister), Abby (sister)
    Legal Status: United States citizen with no criminal record.
    Occuptaion: Professional Gamer
    Affiliation: Starborn (former member)


    Bastion - PL 11

    Strength 14/1, Stamina 14/1, Agility 0, Dexterity 0, Fighting 8, Intellect 1, Awareness 1, Presence 4

    Advantages
    Accurate Attack, Improved Initiative 1, Improved Critical: Unarmed, Interpose, Leadership, Move-by Action, Power Attack

    Skills
    Expertise: Gamer 8 (+9), Expertise: Tactics 6(+7), Insight 7 (+8), Perception 7 (+8), Persuasion 8 (+12), R. Combat: Throw 8

    Powers
    Space Bacteria Infusion
    . . Enhanced Trait 52 (Traits: Stamina +13 (+14), Strength +13 (+14))
    . . Immunity 10 (Life Support)
    . . Impervious Toughness (Custom: Impervious) 11
    Starborn Paragon
    . . Flight 12 ([0 active, 0/24 PP, 2/r], Speed: 8000 miles/hour, 16 miles/round)
    . . Movement 1 (Space Travel 1: within solar system)
    . . Multiple Effects
    . . . . Power-Lifting: Enhanced Strength 12 ([0 active, 0/24 PP, 1/r], +12 STR; Limited to Lifting)
    . . . . Strength Effect 13 ([0 active, 0/24 PP, 1/0r])
    . . . . . . Shockwave: Burst Area Affliction 11 (Alternate; 1st degree: Dazed and Vulnerable, 2nd degree: Stunned and Prone, Resisted by: Dodge, Overcome by Fortitude, DC 20; Burst Area: 30 feet radius sphere, DC 20, Extra Condition; Limited: Targets on the ground, Limited Degree)
    . . Quickness 12 ([0 active, 0/24 PP, 1/r], Perform routine tasks in -12 time ranks)
    . . Speed 12 ([0 active, 0/24 PP, 1/r], Speed: 8000 miles/hour, 16 miles/round)

    Offense
    Initiative +4
    Grab, +8 (DC Spec 24)
    Shockwave: Burst Area Affliction 11 (DC Fort/Will 21)
    Throw, +8 (DC 29)
    Unarmed, +8 (DC 29)

    Defense
    Dodge 8, Parry 8, Fortitude 14, Toughness 14, Will 8

    Power Points
    Abilities 32 + Powers 105 + Advantages 7 + Skills 16 (44 ranks) + Defenses 15 = 175/177

    PL: 10 PP: 160

    ABILITIES: STR 12 (36/91 lift) CON 12 (36) DEX 10 INT 12 WIS 12 CHA 14

    SAVES: Tough +13(10 Imperv.) Fort +13 Ref +6 Will +7

    COMBAT: Attack +7 (Unarmed: DC 28 Tough Crit. 19-20 ; Shockwave DC 20 Ref, DC 25 Tough), Grapple +20/+31, Defense +7, Knockback -11, Initiative +0

    SKILLS: Diplomacy 6(+8), Notice 7(+8), Profession [Gamer] 8(+9), Sense Motive 7(+8)

    FEATS: Accurate Attack, Improved Critical [Unarmed] 1, Interpose, Leadership, Move-by Action, Power Attack

    POWERS:
    SPACE BACTERIA INFUSION
    Enhanced Constitution 24 * 24 PP
    Impervious Toughness 10 * 10 PP
    Enhanced Strength 24 * 24 PP
    Immunity 9 [Lifesupport] * 9 PP
    STAR BORN PARAGON * 28 PP Array
    Flight 12 [Feats: Dynamic]
    DAE - Speed 12 Quickness 12 [Feats: Dynamic]
    DAE - Super-Strength 11 [Feats: Shockwave, Dynamic]
    AE - Space Travel 1

    EQUIPMENT:
    N/a

    COMPLICATIONS:
    Weakness: Antibiotics/Plant Powers, Tyler's powers may be weakened or even nullified from the application of powerful antibiotics. Assuming you can get a needle or pill past him. Likewise, due to the bacterial origin of his powers, he may be suseptable to things that would affect plants/bacteria.

    Relationship: Family, While he isn't exactly close to his family, they're still blood.

    Relationship: the Starborn, Before joining (this group) Tyler was a member of the now disbanded "Starborn", and continues to maintain contact with his old teammates.

    Seceret: Identity, Tyler tries to keep his heroic and civilian identities seperate. All manner of unpleasantness could ensue if the bad guys knew who Bastion really was.



    Abilities 12 + Skills 7 + Feats 6 + Powers 95 + Combat 28 + Saves 12 = 160/162

    BACKGROUND:
    It felt like Tyler was born into a single parent family, because his mother died shortly after his birth. Not long after that his dad, a mechanic, threw himself into his work. It was his three older sisters that took care of him. Julia mainly, who was the oldest. Other than these oddities Tyler had a healthy banal childhood that allowed him to discover a creative outlet in video games, which he didn't just enjoy, he was good at them.

    Tyler even made money off his skills. By the age of thirteen he had sponsors and was entering world tournements. On a trip to Tokyo, why on his way home from a party at an arcade, Tyler stopped by a park to chat up some friends he'd made in town. It was there that his life took a turn. A giant green rock fell out of the sky. The teenagers went to investigate. Throwing cauion to the wind Tyler tried to touch it, but the rock blew open, catching the teens in a violent explosion.

    Fortuantely no one died. To the contrary, they were beter than alright. Ever one of them developed a different, and in some cases strange, ability. The teenager kept in contact, even after they returned to their various homes. After a few online chats and individual personal experimentation they decided to try and work to gether to try and make the world a better place. Though they didn't all live in the same area, some of them like Tyler could tavel incredibly fast, and this allowed the group to coordinate over their great distances.

    The teen heroes called themselves the "Starborn" and would stick together for a little over four years. It wasn't until the Ursurper event that they broke up. Some of them had died in the nigh cataclysmic ordeal. Others were too injured to help out any more. The group decided to disband and Tyler was left to fight the good fight on his own.
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    Dragonfyre


    Name: Dragonfyre
    Real Name: Tony Long
    Sex: Male
    Age: 21
    Height: 5'10”/7'8”
    Weight: 165lbs/350lbs
    Hair: Black
    Eyes: Green/Glowing Green
    PL/PP: 11/165

    Strength 5/13, Stamina 4, Agility 3, Dexterity 2, Fighting 7, Intellect 2, Awareness 1, Presence 2

    Advantages
    All-out Attack, Daze (Intimidation), Diehard, Fascinate (Intimidation), Language 1(Base: English): Mandarin Chinese, Move-by Action, Power Attack, Startle

    Skills
    Close Combat: Unarmed 2 (+9), Deception 4 (+6), Expertise: Computers 14 (+16), Insight 4 (+5), Intimidation 12 (+14), Perception 4 (+5), Persuasion 4 (+6), Ranged Combat: Dragon Fire 6 (+8)

    Powers
    Dragon Force (Activation: Move Action)
    . . Dragonfire: Damage 11 (DC 26; Accurate: +2, Increased Range: ranged)
    . . . . Dragon's Rage
    . . . . . . Enhanced Strength 8 (+8 STR)
    . . . . . . Power-Lifting: Enhanced Strength 4 (+4 STR; Limited to Lifting)
    . . . . . . Strength Effect 11
    . . . . . . . . Shockwave: Burst Area Affliction 11 (Alternate; 1st degree: Dazed and Vulnerable, 2nd degree: Stunned and Prone, Resisted by: Dodge, Overcome by Fortitude, DC 20; Burst Area: 30 feet radius sphere, DC 20, Extra Condition; Limited: Targets on the ground, Limited Degree)
    . . Dragonscorn: Perception Area Affliction 5 (1st degree: Entranced, 2nd degree: Compelled, 3rd degree: Controlled, Resisted by: Will, DC 15; Perception Area: DC 15 - audio; Limited: only to make flee in terror)
    . . Dragonwings: Flight 7 (Speed: 250 miles/hour, 0.5 miles/round; Wings)
    . . Protection 9 (+9 Toughness; Impervious)
    Dragonborne
    . . Draconic Might: Enhanced Strength 1 (+1 STR; Limited to Lifting)
    . . Dragon Senses: Senses 4 (Acute: Scent, Awareness: Elemental/Primordial, Infravision, Tracking: Scent 1: -1 speed rank)
    . . Dragonsblood: Regeneration 10 (Every Round)
    . . Flamesoul: Immunity 5 (Damage Effect: Fire/Heat)
    . . Dragons Tail (Extra Limb 1: Tail)

    Offense
    Initiative +3
    Dragonfire: Damage 11, +11 (DC 26)
    Dragonscorn: Perception Area Affliction 5 (DC Will 15)
    Grab, +7 (DC Spec 23)
    Shockwave: Burst Area Affliction 11 (DC Fort/Will 21)
    Throw, +2 (DC 19/DC 26)
    Unarmed, +9 (DC 22/DC 28)

    Defense
    Dodge 9, Parry 9, Fortitude 8, Toughness 13, Will 7

    Power Points
    Abilities 52 + Powers 77 + Advantages 8 + Skills 18 (54 ranks) + Defenses 18 = 175

    Dragon's Rage: Tony's life was one of laziness till his heritage revealed itself and brought forth his draconic nature. In doing so, Tony discovered that his laziness just hid the true rage that boiled deep within his veins. Ever at the tip, Tony's rage is easy to set free.

    Dragon's Hoard: Like all dragons, the dragonborn are very territorial. Tony, Dragonfyre is no different. However, for some reason, Tony veiws EVERYTHING around him as his...people and all. While somethings might not trigger his territorial instinct, threats to his hoard are taken very seriously by the young dragonborn.

    Karmic Destiny: Tony's father tells him he has a Karmic Destiny to fulfill. That he has a duty to right all the wrongs he can in order to cleanse his soul and the burdens it has incurred on it's journey. That the soul within Tony has a great many sins to answer for...or maybe just his police record. One or the other.

    My Story?...
    I know life is never supposed to be easy. But I wish it would just once be a little less daunting. Take me for example. I am your average, multi-ethnic slacker twenty something who started out by simply hiding in his dad's garage. Whose only goal in life was to ghost into the next MMO on the market, take what he wants, and ruin the life of any other foolish enough to have pissed him off. Not much of a life eh? Let me tell you...Dad's not too happy.

    But no...Life can't remain that simple. It was a Saturday late night...was down at the Slurp and Go getting a Big Burp and some questionable soy by products. Chillin out, listenen to Dragonforce off my iPhone when I spotted the police cruiser. No...it wasn't pulling into the parking lot. I mean, sure I hack...it's a crime...but our local Barney Fife isn't gonna be coming to get me. No...the police cruiser was flying into the Slurp and go, straight through the front window.

    Now, most people would either run and dive...or stand there and get smashed by the flying pig wagon. ...sigh...But, no...not me. No, I...I dive into the airborne automobile, catch it...and ROAR at the top of my lungs as I toss it back OUT the window! See...told you it wasn't easy.

    Even as it flies from my hands, I can feel my body ripple...grow. I can feel a burning strength within me grow. But mostly...mostly I am pissed off. Someone threw a cop car through my favorite Slurp and Go. And that my friends, just ain't right. Rage a'boiling, I leap out the storefront and snap wings down to lift off. Gaining a little altitude, I spot this giant tin can thingy doing it's best transformer impression harassing the cops. Batting them left and right, along with all of their nifty little cars, Robby the Robot is making a big mess of my Saturday night. Long story short...Dragon 1, Robot 0.

    That night...that night I changed. Through the Fire and Flames...that is how it goes. Man, Herman Li can shred...but no, they are right. You don't back down...you face it head on. You don't give up...you never surrender. My dad says it is a karma thing. That maybe it is time to give back. And maybe...maybe he is right. All I know is that doing this hero thing is much more fun when you are doing for real than when you are doing it online. Crazy?...maybe. Fun?...hell yeah. But, what the hell....it is who I am now. Tony Long...Dragonfyre.

    Abilities(32)
    Str 18/30, Dex 16, Con 18, Int 14, Wis 12, Cha 14

    Saves(12)
    Toughness +12/+8 Imp, Fortitude +8, Reflex +6, Will +6

    Powers(65)
    Dragonborn (Passive Container 5, Flaw: Noticeable)
    **Draconic Might(Super Strength 1)
    **Dragonsblood(Regeneration 14: +5 Recovery, Bruised 3, Injured 3, Staggered 1, Disabled 1, Regrowth, Diehard)
    **Flamesoul(Immunity 5: Flame/Heat Effects)
    **Dragon Senses(Super Senses 4: Infravision, Scent, Tracking Scent, Elemental/Primordial Awareness)

    Dragonforce (Active Container 10, Flaw: Move Action, Noticeable. Power Feat: Quick Change)
    **Dragonscorn(Fearsome Presence 4)
    **Dragonhide(Impervious Protection 8 )
    **Dragonfire(Array 10, Power Feat)
    **AE: Dragonfire (Blast 10, Accurate)
    **AE: Dragon's Rage (Enhanced Strength 12, Super Strength 4, Groundstrike)
    **Dragonwings(Flight 5, Flaw: Winged)

    Feats(8)
    All Out Attack, Attack Specialization: Unarmed 1, Fearsome Presence 1, Martial Strike 2, Move By Action, Power Attack, Startle

    Skills(12)
    Bluff 4(+6), Computers 10(+12), Diplomacy 4(+6), Intimidate 12(+14), Knowledge: Computer Programing 10(+12), Notice 4(+5), Sense Motive 4(+5)

    Combat(30)
    Attack +7, +9 Unarmed. Defense +8

    Abilities 32 +Saves 12 +Powers 64 +Feats 8 +Skills 10 +Combat 30 = 156

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    Hornet



    Hornet:
    PL:
    11
    Strength 1
    Stamina 2
    Agility 2
    Dexterity 2
    Fighting 4
    Intellect 6
    Awareness 2
    Presence 2

    Skills: Deception 8 (+10), Expertise [Biology] 3 (+9), Expertise [Computers] 10 (+16), Expertise [Science] 10 (+16), Insight 8 (+10), Perception 8 (+10), Persuasion 6 (+8), Stealth 0 (+12), Technology 10 (+16)

    Advantages: Daze [Deception], Eidetic Memory, Inventor, Improved Feint, Improvised Tools, Luck 2, Power Attack, Ranged Attack 4, Speed of Thought, Set-Up, Taunt

    Powers: Hornet Armor: (Removable -19 pts) [78 pp]
    Armored Layers: Protection 4
    Environmental Seals:
    Immunity 7[Disease, Environmental Cold, Environmental Heat, Environmental Pressure, Environmental Radiation, Suffocation]
    Immunity 5 [Sensory –Based Afflictions] (Flaw: Limited [Half Effective])
    Flight Harness: Flight 8 (Feats: Move-By Action)
    Mass Reduction Field: Shrinking 12 [6 inches: Dodge/Parry +6, Stealth +12] (Extra: Normal Strength); (Flaw: Quirk [Maximum Rank Only])
    On-Board Computer:
    Enhanced Skill 2 [Ranged Combat [Stinger Gauntlets] +4]
    Communication 1 [Wifi] (Feats: Subtle); (Flaw: Limited [Machines/A.I.s only])
    Comprehend 2 [Speak to & understand Machines]
    Stinger Gauntlets:
    Stinger Blast: Ranged Energy Damage 10
    -Strobing Discharge: Affliction 10 [Vision Impaired, Vision Disabled, Visually Unaware; resisted by Fortitude] (Extra: Area [Burst]); (Flaw: Limited [1 Sense only (vision)])
    -Sedative Stingers: Ranged Affliction 10 [Dazed, Stunned, Incapacitated; resisted by Fortitude] (Extra: Cumulative); (Flaw: Limited [Biological targets only])

    Aerial Combatant: 5 pts
    Enhanced Advantage 1 [Favored Environment (Airborne)]
    Enhanced Dodge 4 (Flaw: Limited [Only while flying])
    Enhanced Parry 4 (Flaw: Limited [Only while flying])

    Offense: Initiative +6
    Melee Attack +4
    Ranged Attack +6 // Stinger Gauntlets Attack +10

    Defense: Dodge +14*/+8**/+4 [*Aerial Combatant & Mass Reduction/** Aerial Combatant]
    Parry +14*/+8**/+4 [*Aerial Combatant & Mass Reduction/** Aerial Combatant]
    Toughness +6*/+2 [*Armored Layers]
    Fortitude +8
    Will +8


    Equipment: Commlink
    ID Card


    Costs: Abilities 42+ Skills 21+ Advantages 15+ Powers 83+ Defenses 14= 175 pts.



    Real Name: Kirk McGlothlin
    Height: 5’11” (normal size)/3" (shrunken size)
    Weight: 163 lbs
    Hair: Brown
    Eye Color: Brown

    Complications:
    Enemy ~Beetle: Byron Costa was one of the scientists allowed to use the size-altering armor by Oracle before Kirk was given possession of it. Determined to live up to the legacy of Grasshopper (of who he was a huge fan of) Byron created his own armor and calls himself the Beetle. While it’s one of the more advanced suits currently in use it still can’t reduce a person’s size and Byron wants to study Kirk’s armor so that he can replicate that effect without the harmful side-effects, even if he has to thrash Kirk to get his hands on it.

    Legacy:
    Kirk tries to do the kind of good work that his older brother, Jamie, had done as the Grasshopper.

    Responsibility ~Oracle:
    The company responsible for creating the armor that Kirk now wears, it’s technically their property but the let him use it as he’s the only one who can safely wear it. From time to time Oracle calls upon Kirk to perform special duties as a way of ‘paying’ for his use of the armor.


    Background: Kirk McGlothlin was the youngest of two children, his brother Jamie, developed the ability to shrink down to only a few inches tall and his strength and resistance to injury increased as his body compressed itself allowing him to make impressive leaps as well as being able to cling to any surface. Calling himself the Grasshopper, Jamie used his powers to fight crime in their home town of San Francisco, nothing fancy really mostly street crime but every once in awhile Grasshopper would end up helping the people at Oracle and they helped him to better understand how his powers worked as a way of saying thanks.

    Grasshopper ended up losing his life in the events set into motion by the Usurper when he launched an attack on the San Francisco, Oakland, and San Jose Bay Area. He was working to free people trapped in a collapsed building when several of the Usurper’s war machines came back around and tiny hero tried to hold them off on his own. Though the Usuurper was stopped thanks to the heroes that united against his threat and was held responsible for his actions, Kirk couldn’t help but feel the loss of his older brother.

    Jamie had it set up in his will that when he died that his body would be donated to science, specifically it would go to Oracle, and their mother, lost in her grief over the loss of her oldest son, didn’t fight against his final wishes. Kirk on the other hand pushed himself into his school work, something that Jamie had always encouraged him to do as he himself lacked anything beyond a high school education. Over the following years Kirk heard stories that Oracle had developed a suit of armor that would allow it’s wearer to shrink down in size and he became convinced that they’d done it by studying his brother’s body and he pushed himself even harder to gain a job at Oracle so that he could prevent anything from tarnishing his brother’s memory.

    What made it all possible was that during his interview was that Kirk revealed his connection to Grasshopper, Oracle had always respected Grasshopper’s wishes to remain anonymous and had never tried to learn his civilian identity even when the armor they’d developed based on the energy field he’d tapped for his powers showed to have harmful side-effects on those that wore it for long periods of time. So the revelation of a blood relation who was interested in working on the project presented itself they jumped at the chance to keep such a useful project working.

    Soon Kirk was undergoing tests to determine his compatibility with the armor and it was found that something in his DNA allowed him to use it without the side-effects others suffered (a fact which bothered others who worked in the armor in shifts to offset the onset of said side-effects, most notably Byron Costa who later became the criminal Beetle). Kirk was then offered a position in Oracle’s Meta Works program, which meant that from time to time Kirk is called upon to use the armor in the interests of Oracle while working a normal job (which for Kirk meant as one of the many scientists employed by Oracle). Not many of his co-workers are aware of his dual identity, while his bosses are but Kirk doesn’t mind as he was given possession of the armor to use as he saw fit and he’s created several additions for it (as he doesn’t gain the increased strength and resiliency his brother did when shrunk).

    Now Kirk calls himself the Hornet and he’s trying to live up to example Jamie set and he’s learning that when you’re only a few inches tall there’s nowhere to go but up.


    Quote Originally Posted by 2e original build
    Hornet:
    PL:
    10
    Str 14 (+2) Dex 14 (+2) Con 14 (+2) Int 21 (+5) Wis 14 (+2) Cha 14 (+2)

    Skills: Acrobatics 6 (+8.), Bluff 8 (+10), Craft [Electronics] 12 (+17), Craft [Mechanical] 12 (+17), Diplomacy 6 (+8.), Disable Device 10 (+15), Knowledge [Life Sciences] 4 (+9), Knowledge [Physical Sciences] 13 (+18.), Knowledge [Technology] 13 (+18.), Notice 8 (+10), Sense Motive 8 (+10), Stealth 0 (+16)

    Feats:
    Beginner's Luck, Distract [Bluff], Eidetic Memory, Inventor, Jack-of-all-Trades, Improved Feint, Improvised Tools, Luck 2, Move-By Action, Skill Mastery [Craft (Electronic), Craft (Mechanical), Knowledge (Physical Sciences), Knowledge (Technology)], Speed of Thought, Set-Up, Taunt

    Powers:
    Device [Hornet Armor] 17 [hard to lose] (Power Feat: Restricted 2 [genetically locked ~members of the McGlothlin family only])
    Armored Layers: Protection 5
    Environmental Systems: Immunity 8 [Suffocation, Disease, Environmental Cold, Environmental Heat, Environmental Radiation, Poison, Pressure]
    Flight Harness: Flight 6
    Mass Reduction Field: Shrinking 16 [fine sized (3 inches tall); +8 Attack/Defense; +16 Stealth; +16 Grapple; -8 Intimidate] (Extras: Normal Abilities [Flaw: Limited ([Movement is Flight Only)] +2); (Flaw: Full Power)
    On-Board Computer: Datalink 2 [100 ft]
    Protective Filters: Sensory Shield 2 [all senses aside from mental]
    Stinger Gauntlets:
    Stinger Blast: Blast 10
    -Strobing Discharge: Dazzle 10 [visual] (Extra: Area [Burst]); (Flaw: Touch Range)
    -Taser: Stun 10

    Saves:
    Toughnes +7*/+2 [*Hornet Armor]
    Fort +8
    Ref +8
    Will +8

    Combat:
    Attack +2/+10
    Damage +2 (Unarmed)/+10 (Blast)
    Defense +5/+13 (+2/+6 flat-footed)
    Initiative +5

    Drawbacks:
    Normal Identity [Full Round Action] (-4 pts)

    Equipment:
    Commlink
    ID Card

    Costs: Attributes 31+ Skills 25+ Feats 14+ Powers 69+ Saves 18+ Combat 14- Drawbacks 4= 167 pts.
    4/30/2016 - 2 xp banked
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    Shock



    One night in the summer of 1978, there was a strange incident in Northern California. There were several differently colored lights visible in the sky above a small country farm and some very unusual sounds were heard for miles around. There was the usual speculation about aliens and secret government projects but of course no real evidence ever came out. What really happened was a battle between a pair of unknown supers. Nobody ever took credit for the event, so it's not known who was involved. What also isn't known is that one of the supers, upon losing the battle, hid his powers in a small child. That child's name was Chris Corona.

    Chris grew up on a small family farm north of Sacramento. He didn't mind the quiet farm life, but he always knew that he was going to do something bigger with his life. It took until high school before his powers started to manifest. At first, it was just his strength and reflexes that improved rapidly, but later he was able to generate electrical power and fields. He kept these abilities a secret from everyone and was able to explain away any slips with stories of static electricity or other weirdness.

    While in college at Stanford for chemistry, Chris began to explore his abilities more fully. He would help people who needed it but only as he came across trouble and always concealing his identity. After becoming frustrated with the limited amount of good he was doing, he took a minor in criminal justice with an eye towards becoming a forensics expert. After graduation, he joined the Bay City police force where he worked for several years while occasionally doing some late night heroics (but still always in secret).

    His career path changed when he ran across the Mysterious Enigma during one of his late night excursions. Enigma derided his "half-assed" heroic efforts and suggested he use his powers to do some real good or quit entirely. This meeting had a profound effect on Chris and he dedicated himself to do some more serious heroing. He got himself a costume, with a mask, and started publicly fighting crime using the name Shock.

    A couple years later, Shock had a disruption in his heroic career when he was framed for a murder by one of his enemies. He initially surrendered, thinking he could prove his innocence, but when it became clear that he was going to lose, he went on the run. It took months to find the evidence that would clear him and he had to resign his position on the police force. To repair his image, Chris went public with his identity and hired an agent/publicist. He has taken on some endorsements and, after a small amount for living expenses, donates the rest to various charities.

    Shock - 175 points - PL 11

    Abilities - 26 points
    Str - 1(4) - 2 points
    Sta - 1(4) - 2 points
    Agi - 2(10) - 4 points
    Dex - 3 - 6 points
    Fig - 2(9) - 4 points
    Int - 3 - 6 points
    Awr - 1 - 2 points
    Pre - 0 - 0 points

    Defenses - 23 points
    Fortitude +10 (+4 Sta +6 bought)
    Will +11 (+1 Awr +10 bought)
    Toughness +9 (+4 Sta +5 Forcefield)
    Parry +13 (+9 Fig +4 bought)
    Dodge +13 (+10 Agi +3 bought (+2 Evasion))

    Powers - 93 points
    Physical Enhancement(Permanent) - 48 points
    -Strength 3 -Stamina 3 -Agility 8 -Fighting 7
    -Quickness 1 -Speed 4 -Power Lifting 1
    Forcefield 5 - 5 points
    Electrical Control - 25+4 points
    -Ranged Damage 12(Precise)
    -AP:Energy Aura 5 (Electricity)
    -AP:Affliction 12 (Cumulative, Dazed/Stunned/Incapacitated)
    -AP:Damage 8 (Penetrating 8, Area(Line))
    -AP:Shapeable Area Damage 11
    Feature (can power electrical devices) - 1 point
    Immunity 10(All Electrical effects) - 10 points

    Skills - 18+4 points
    Acrobatics 2(12)
    Athletics 4(8)
    Expertise:Farming 2(5)
    Expertise:Forensics 9(12)
    Expertise:Science 4(7)
    Expertise:Security 4(7)
    Insight 7(8)
    Investigation 8(11)
    Perception 10(11)
    Persuasion 2(2)
    Vehicles 2(12)
    Close Combat:Unarmed 4(13)
    Ranged Combat:Electrical Control 4(10)

    Advantages - 11 points
    Close Attack 1
    Equipment 1 (Handcuffs, Forensics kit, commlink)
    Evasion
    Improved Initiative
    Luck
    Move-by Action
    Ranged Attack 3
    Takedown
    Teamwork

    Combat
    Ranged Damage - Attack +10 Damage +12
    Close Damage - Attack +13 Damage +4/+9 with aura
    Affliction - Attack +10 Fort DC 22
    Initiative +14

    Complications
    -Responsibility: Chris has an agent and endorsements and the obligations that come with them
    -Fame: Chris has a public identity and deals with many of the problems that come with it
    -Family: Chris' public identity makes it easy to track down his family
    -Reputation: Even though he didn't do it, the murder accusation really hurt his public reputation


    Quote Originally Posted by 2E build
    Shock - 162 points - PL 10

    Abilities - 16 points
    Str - 12/18 - 2 points (23 for lifting)
    Dex - 14/30 - 4 points
    Con - 12/18 - 2 points
    Int - 16 - 6 points
    Wis - 12 - 2 points
    Cha - 10 - 0 points

    Attack - +9 - 18 points
    Defense - +10 - 20 points

    Saves 12 points
    Fortitude +8 (+4 con +4 bought)
    Reflex +11 (+10 dex +1 bought)
    Will +8 (+1 wis +7 bought)
    Toughness +7 (+4 con +3 forcefield)

    Powers - 62 points
    Enhanced Str +6 - 6 points
    Enhanced Dex +16 - 16 points
    Enhanced Con +6 - 6 points
    Super Strength 1 - 2 points
    Speed 1(10-40MPH) - 1 point
    Quickness 1 - 1 point
    Forcefield 3 - 3 points
    Electrical Control 11 (Lightning Bolt, Precise) - 23+4 points
    -AP: Stun 11
    -AP: Energy Aura 3 (Electricity) + Immunity 10 (All Electrical effects)
    -AP: Strike 7(Area(Line), Penetrating)
    -AP: Damage 10 (Shapeable Area)
    Feature (can power electrical devices) - 1 point

    Skills - 20 points
    Acrobatics 2(12)
    Concentration 6(7)
    Diplomacy 2(2)
    Disable Device 5(8)
    Drive 2(12)
    Handle Animal 2(2)
    Investigate 8(11)
    Knowledge (Life sciences) 6(9)
    Knowledge (Local) 4(7)
    Knowledge (Physical Science) 6(9)
    Notice 10(11)
    Profession(Forensics) 9(10)
    Search 7(10)
    Sense Motive 7(8)
    Swim 4(8)

    Feats - 13 points
    Attack Specialization (unarmed) 2
    Dodge Focus 3
    Elusive Target
    Equipment 1 (Handcuffs, Forensics kit)
    Evasion
    Grappling Finesse
    Improved Initiative
    Luck
    Move-by Action
    Takedown Attack
    Teamwork

    Combat
    Lightning Bolt - Attack +9 Damage +11
    Unarmed Attack - +13 Damage +4(+7 with Aura)
    Grapple +20 (+9 attack +10 strength +1 super strength)
    Defense +13 (+5 base +8 dodge)
    Knockback -3
    Initiative +14

    Complications
    -Responsibility: Chris has an agent and endorsements and the obligations that come with them
    -Fame: Chris has a public identity and deals with many of the problems that come with it
    -Family: Chris' public identity makes it easy to track down his family
    -Reputation: Even though he didn't do it, the murder accusation really hurt his public reputation
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    Skylark (PL 10; 175PP)
    Concept: Costumed Aventurer
    Tradeoffs: Attack +3 / Damage -3; Defense +3 / Toughness -3

    Skylark was born in the cold steel embrace of a genetic engineering lab, created by VIPER to be the perfect assassin. Unlike previous creations, she was not subjected to accelerated growth in the hopes that this would avoid problems with mental instability seen in earlier such clones. However, the same process also gave her a human conscience, and as soon as she could, she kicked ass and escaped. Alone, free but heavily wounded, she was found by the Falcon -- billionaire, defense contractor, philanthropist and retired ex-hero -- who took her in and nursed her back to health. Despite his insistence that she grow up and lead a normal life, Skylark insists on following in his footsteps and fighting crime. Maybe it's something in her spliced genes or her neural programming, but she feels that she has a lot more in common with the world of capes and cowls than she does with the world of normal teenaged girls.

    Skylark is a sixteen-year-old Caucasian girl, with blue eyes and blonde hair in a long ponytail. She stands roughly 5'2 tall and weighs 130 lbs. Her costume is white with light blue and yellow highlights, comprising long gloves, thigh-high socks, combat boots, utility belt and a sleeveless turtleneck leotard with a yellow bird emblem emblazoned across her chest. A flight harness strapped to her back deploys antigravity units and a pair of flexible, smart polymer wings that let her fly.


    Complications
    • Relationship: Retired ex-hero and Batman expy, the Falcon found Skylark soon after her escape and took her in. He trained her and provides her with her gadgets and resources. They don't always get along, but Skylark holds him in great respect, and would do just about anything for him.
    • Minor: Can't enter age-restricted establishments, can't legally drive and most adults think she's just a kid out to cause trouble... which isn't helped by the fact that she really IS mouthy and mischievous.


    Abilities (86pp): Strength 4, Stamina 4, Agility 8, Dexterity 5, Fighting 13, Intellect 4, Awareness 3, Presence 2

    Powers (27pp):

    "Skylark's Song"
    Enhanced Advantage 4 [Power Attack, Set-up, Takedown, Taunt] 4pp

    "Wings of Steel" ARRAY (Removable -4pp) 18pp
    BASE "Feather Blades" Damage 3 [STR-based] (Improved Critical 2, Multiattack 7, Ranged 7, Ricochet 2, Subtle)
    -- AE "Sonic Blade" Damage 3 [STR-based] (Improved Critical, Penetrating 7) linked to Weaken Toughness 7 (Affects Objects +1, Instant Recovery -1)
    -- AE "Lullaby Darts" Affliction 7 [Fort resists, Fort overcomes vs Fatigued/Exhausted/Incapacitated] (Cumulative +1, Ranged +1, Subtle)
    -- AE "Ultrasound Gun" Affliction 7 [Fort resists, Fort overcomes vs Impaired/Disabled/Incapacitated] (Cumulative +1, Ranged +1, Subtle)

    "Lark Ascending"
    Flight 6 (Removable -1pp, Wings -1) 5pp

    Equipment
    Costume [Protection 1], Mask [Senses 4 [Darkvision, Extended Vision, Radio]] 5ep

    Advantages (18pp):
    Benefit [Mentor], Defensive Roll 2, Equipment, Evasion, Benefit [+4 Will defense vs fear], Move-by Action, Ranged Attack 8, Throwing Mastery 2, Uncanny Dodge

    Skills (26pp / Combat 0r, Noncombat 78r):
    Acrobatics 5 (+13), Athletics 6 (+10), Deception 13 (+15), Expertise [Presence]: Singing 13 (+15), Expertise: Streetwise 4 (+8), Investigation 8 (+12), Perception 10 (+13), Sleight of Hand 4 (+12), Stealth 7 (+15), Technology 8 (+12)

    Offense: Initiative +8
    • +13 Throwing (Ranged, Damage, DC 22 Toughness)
    • +13 Feather Blades(Ranged, Damage, DC 22 Defense)
    • +13 Sonic Blade (Close, Weaken Toughness linked to Damage, DC 17 Fort followed by DC 22 Damage )
    • +13 Lullaby Darts (Ranged, Affliction, DC 17 Fort resists, Fort overcomes vs Fatigued/Exhausted/Incapacitated)
    • +13 Ultrasound Gun (Ranged, Effect, DC 17 Fort resists, Fort overcomes vs Fatigued/Exhausted/Incapacitated)


    Defense (18pp): Dodge 5 (+13), Parry 0 (+13), Toughness +7, Fort 6 (+10), Will 7 (+10)

    Abilities 86 + Powers 27 + Advantages 18 + Skills 26 + Defense 18 = 175

    Quote Originally Posted by Design Notes
    I've decided to keep Skylark at PL 10, and she will be the last member of the group to advance in PL.

    Skylark now has higher physical stats: Str/Sta 4 (up from 3), Agi 8 (up from 5), Dex 5 (up from 3). I also gave her Awareness 3. Using her throwing mastery, she is actually PL 9.5 without all her devices and equipment. She's more dangerous when stark naked than a battleship! All her fancy gadgets do is give her fun options.

    I removed the flaws on her Lullaby Darts (now fitted with diamond-tipped needles) and Ultrasound gun (improved intensity), and her Sonic Blade is now Penetrating. To keep Feather Blades as the base power, I added Ricochet 2 and Subtle.

    Skillwise, she gains Athletics and Sleight of Hand, and her Expertise: Singing, Perception and Technology are all increased by 2-3 ranks.

    For Advantages, I dropped Daze. I am willing to buy a lot of stuff that is useless except for expressing your concept, but when the book tells me to spend a standard action and make a check in exchange for the opponent's move action I will just facepalm and move on. I changed her Fearless to Lionheart since Sky isn't literally fearless, just very brave.





    Quote Originally Posted by Old build
    Abilities (34pp): Str 16 (+3), Dex 20 (+5), Con 16 (+3), Int 18 (+4), Wis 10 (+0), Cha 14 (+2)

    Powers (25pp):

    "Skylark's Song" Enhanced Feat 5 (Daze [bluff], Power Attack, Set-Up, Takedown Attack, Taunt) 5pp

    DEVICE 4 [20pp of effects, Hard to Remove 4pp/r] 16pp
    "Wings of Steel" ARRAY 15pp + 3pp
    BASE "Feather Blades" Damage 2 (Autofire 5, Improved Critical 2, Mighty, Ranged 5)
    -- AP "Sonic Blade" Damage 4 (Improved Critical, Mighty) linked to Drain Toughness 7 (Affects Objects +1, Limited: Enemy recovers immediately after attack -1)
    -- AP "Ultrasound Gun" Nauseate 7 (Ranged +1, Sense-Dependent: Auditory -1, Subtle)
    -- AP "Lullaby Darts" Fatigue 7 (Additional Save: Toughness -1, Ranged +1, Subtle)
    DEVICE 1 [5pp of effects, Hard to Remove 4pp/r] 4pp
    "Lark Ascending" Flight 4 (Subtle, Wings -1) 5pp
    Commlink, Costume [Protection 3], Mask [Super-Senses 4 (Darkvision, Extended Vision, Radio)] 8ep + 2ep unspent

    Feats (18pp): Benefit: Mentor, Defensive Roll, Dodge Focus 8, Equipment 2, Evasion, Fearless, Move-by Action, Throwing Mastery 2, Uncanny Dodge [auditory]

    Skills (23pp / 92r): Acrobatics 8 (+13), Bluff 13 (+15), Computers 2 (+6), Disable Device 11 (+15), Gather Information 4 (+6), Investigation 8 (+12), Knowledge: Streetwise 4 (+8), Knowledge: Technology 6 (+10), Notice 12 (+12), Perform: Singing 10 (+12), Search 4 (+8), Stealth 10 (+15)

    Offense (26pp):
    Base Attack 13, Grapple 16, Knockback -3, Initiative +5
    • +13 Feather Blades (Ranged, Damage 7, DC 22 Toughness)
    • +13 Sonic Blade (Touch, Damage 7 + Drain Toughness 7, DC 22 Toughness & DC 17 Fortitude)
    • +13 Ultrasound Gun (Ranged, Nauseate 7, DC 17 Reflex & DC 17 Fortitude)
    • +13 Lullaby Darts (Ranged, Fatigue 7, DC 17 Toughness & DC 17 Fortitude)
    • +13 Unarmed (Touch, Damage 3, DC 18 Toughness)


    Defense (29pp): Defense +5 (+13), Toughness +7, Fort 5 (+8), Ref 6 (+11), Will 8 (+8)

    Abilities 34 + Powers 25 + Feats 18 + Skills 23 + Offense 26 + Defense 29 = 155

    Quote Originally Posted by Design notes
    • :arrow: Skylark's a teenaged super soldier with a dash of gadgeteer on the side. Her stats don't look superhuman until you consider that she's 16 years old and has base attack 13. Despite having Str 16, she doesn't look any different from a normal girl her age, since her bone and muscle is denser than normal. As an adult in her twenties, she would probably have Str 20, Dex 24, Con 20.

      :arrow: Skylark doesn't have a vehicle, HQ, contacts, or many of the usual costumed adventurer amenities because she either doesn't have the resources or is too young to have them yet. Instead, her mentor provides her with support and advice through the Benefit: Mentor feat. Once an adventure at the GM's discretion, this provides some minor benefit such as information (one use of the Contacts feat), advice (equal to Inspiration from HP), help (one use of the Well-Connected feat) or airdropped gear (5 ep worth of Equipment that lasts for 1 adventure).

      :arrow: Unlike most costumed adventurers, Skylark and doesn't have Intimidation; as a mischievous upbeat type, she relies very heavily on Bluff instead. Despite her gadgets, Skylark isn't a super inventor herself. Instead, her mentor provides her with gear.

      :arrow: Skylark's gadget array is Hard to Lose. Narratively, while she can still be disarmed and so on, she always has enough spare weapons to last the scene; but if you capture her or knock her out you can still take all her stuff away.

      :arrow: Sonic Blade: A vibro-blade that cuts through just about anything. The Limit makes the victim recover from Drain Toughness immediately after saves are rolled. Effectively, the drain toughness only ever benefits the linked damage portion of the attack, which should help avoid usual problems with Drain Toughness where the villain gets their toughness floored after one bad save.

      :arrow: Ultrasound Gun: A gun that projects a beam of ultrasound, causing nausea and irregular heart rate. Subtle is for the invisible beam effect, since normal humans can't see or hear ultrasound.

      :arrow: Lullaby Darts: Juiced-up sleep darts. In addition to the usual Fort save, the victim gets an additional Toughness save (10 + power rank) vs this attack, representing that the dart has to pierce skin to work; it does nothing if it bounces off a battlesuit or a Paragon's invulnerable skin for example. Passing either save means no effect. This attack is subtle, since the darts are specially silenced.

      :arrow: Lark Ascending: Skylark wears a pair of wings made out of a smart polymer that can flex and change shape on mental command, allowing her to fly.
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    Re: Heroes Unlimited: The Catsiverse Rolecall

    Awesome we are set

    Ithink Im gonna just port the Viper section of this adventure over and then well start the newest part of this fast

    thanks again everyone for joining and enjoying this mess ive created
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    Re: Heroes Unlimited: The Catsiverse Rolecall

    Some of out supporting cast and prior players

    Sword-Breaker


    Background:
    Kevin Rodrigio spent much of his life as a simple man. His parents admitted to him that he was adopted at an early age, and he had little problem dealing with the fact, given that he was loved as well as any son could ask for. In school, he excelled at sports, and had few troubles beyond finding a direction for his life, knowing only that more school wasn't for him. His adoptive father, retired Major Steven Rodrigio, had been a Marine, and, having no better idea where to go with his life, he followed in his footsteps, joining the Marine Corps strait out of school.

    His time in the Corps was spent mainly in tours in Iraq and Afghanistan, where he fought as hard as any man could ask, performing well in the stresses of battle. He was shot twice in that time, both times taking shots aimed at other members of his squad. His humility and his bravery caused him some recognition, but, when offered a commission, he turned them down. He felt that there was something missing from his life, something he hadn't found in the Marines, and, after eight years of service, left honorably.

    Kevin didn't know that there was a reason that he was a gifted warrior. His parents hadn't lied about adopting him, but they hadn't been completely honest about his origins, having been genetically produced in the labs of VIPER, a super-criminal organization that had created a number of engineered children that they intended to grow and train into perfect soldiers for their cause. A group of heroes stumbled onto the lab when all of the subjects were still infants, rescuing them from their fate and placing them in good homes, like those of Steven Rodrigio and his wife.

    His adoptive father had served with the man that would become a costumed crime fighter known as the Guardsman, a costumed warrior with an unbreakable shield of the rare metal Impervium. The Major was one of the first people that the group approached with the children, as the Guardsman knew that he would care deeply for the son that he had never been able to have with his wife, and that he would be able to spot warning signs of unstable behavior should the child be genetically inclined to madness or other psychological problems.

    Due to his family's guidance, Kevin had avoided any such problems, but, upon returning to his life outside the service, Kevin was approached by that same hero that had saved his life so many years before, the Guardsman, now an old man. Not all the children were so lucky as Kevin, one having recently snapped and killed his adoptive family and another member of the Guardsman's team.

    The years had worn on the heroes, and one of the other children, a man that now called himself the Headsman, had been developing deep psychotic tendencies for years, asking for a meeting with his one time savior, a heroine called the White Fox in her adventuring days, only to torture her for information before killing the heroine and his adoptive parents, and vowing to hunt down the rest of the heroes that had 'denied him his birthright' before rejoining VIPER himself. His new persona, a crazed swordsman with superior strength and reflexes, was more than a match for the remaining members of the team.

    His own sponsor from the team asked Kevin to step forward to help them, knowing that he would be able to serve the world as a new, young, and powerful Guardsman. He bestowed the young man with his shield, and told him the aged team's plan to lure the Headsman into a trap. Kevin never felt up to the challenge, doubt about his past filling him, but he didn't refuse, fearing the worst if he should.

    When the trap was sprung, the older heroes distracted and dealt with the rag-tag followers that the Headsman had gathered, leaving Kevin to face the young villain one on one. After a heated battle, Kevin used the Guardsman's shield to snap the Headsman's sword, and the broken tip impaled the villain in the heart, killing him. Feeling guilty for not being able to bring the man to justice, Kevin tried to return the shield, saying that he wasn't worthy to bear the hero's noble name. The Guardsman wouldn't take it back, telling Kevin to have faith in himself, and that the rest would follow.

    Weeks passed, and Kevin did some soul-searching. He practiced with the shield, even taking some lessons from the man who had become his short time mentor, who eventually convinced him that he was needed in the world as one of the few that could be a true hero. He also revealed that he had terminal cancer, and that he wanted to see his teachings passed on before he died. Reluctantly, Kevin finally agreed to follow the Guardsman's path, but still felt unworthy of the name. Choosing to call himself Sword-Breaker, he had gathered enough skill and equipment by the time his mentor had died in order to take to the streets a true hero. That was two years ago.

    In that time, nature had claimed the lives of two more of the Guardsman's former team, each in the form of the same cancer that killed him. The final member of the team, an telekenetic energy projector that called himself Impact, was diagnosed with the same cancer, but, after careful research, it was found that this cancer was caused by an unnatural source, a low impact radiation that he and the others were exposed to for some time.

    Shortly after being committed to his last days in the hospital, Impact received a simple message bearing the symbol of VIPER which he and his team had thwarted long ago. It simply said "I have killed you all, and we will rise again, stronger than ever, to reclaim our birthright." The next day, all of the other children that the team had rescued disappeared. With this news, Kevin was charged by his last living patron to find out what had happened and who was behind it, and to stop them. So tasked, Kevin hopes that he can put a stop to whatever evil plan is on the horizon.

    Appearance:

    Kevin Rodrigio is a well built man in his late twenties with bright green eyes and blonde hair. He keeps in shape with regular physical exercise, and keeps his appearance in line with Marine Corps standards, meaning that he has a very short (though not quite high and tight) hair cut and is clean shaven.

    As Sword-Breaker, he wears a costume that is primarily a high tech version of splinted mail armor, tinted in copper, and including a hauberk and leggings. He wears a mask of gray (patterned after Power-Fist's mask) over his features, and a dull metal helm that covers the top of his face and has a coif in copper chain that covers his neck. His armor also includes heavier shoulder and upper chest guards (think bullet proof football pads, with about half the bulk) in the same dull metal as the helm. He covers it all with a thin tabard of gray, trimmed in black, that bears his icon (as pictured above, minus the green embellishment and inscribed in a solid black circle) and hangs down well below his belt, which is black and has several pouches and a sheathed combat knife. He wears forearm length black leather gloves with copper buckles and heavy leather boots in the same style.

    His shield is a perfect disk, concave and made of the rare metal Impervium. It is nearly three feet in diameter, gray in color with a copper band of 1 1/2 inches inscribed about 2 inches from the outside edge, which is black in color. In the center of the shield, his icon also appears in black, just like the tabard.

    Sword-Breaker
    Kevin Rodrigio

    Super-Soldier Experiment
    PL 10, 155 PP

    Abilities: [32 PP]
    STR 16 [6 PP]/ 20 w/ Engineered Physiology
    DEX 16 [6 PP]/ 20 w/ Engineered Physiology
    CON 16 [6 PP]/ 20 w/ Engineered Physiology
    INT 12 [2 PP]
    WIS 14 [4 PP]
    CHA 18 [8 PP]

    Combat: [32 PP]
    Attack +8 [16 PP]/ +10 w/ Impervium Shield
    Defense +3 [6 PP]/ +10 w/ Dodge Focus and Impervium Shield (+2 Flat-Footed)
    Toughness +5 [0 PP]/ +10 w/ Defensive Roll and Costume
    Fortitude +8 [3 PP]
    Reflex +6 [1 PP]/ +8 vs AoE w/ Defensive Roll
    Will +8 [6 PP]

    Feats: [23 PP]
    Attractive
    Defensive Roll 2 [2 PP]
    Dodge Focus 5 [5 PP]
    Equipment 2 [2 PP]
    Improved Block
    Improved Critical (Impervium Shield)
    Improved Sunder
    Inspire 3 [3 PP]
    Interpose
    Leadership
    Luck 2 [2 PP]
    Power Attack
    Uncanny Dodge (Hearing)
    Weapon Break

    Skills: [12 PP] 48 ranks
    Acrobatics +6 (+11)
    Bluff +2 (+6)
    Climb +2 (+7)
    Computers +1 (+2)
    Craft (Mechanical) +3 (+4)
    Diplomacy +2 (+6)
    Drive +2 (+7)
    Knowledge (Streetwise) +4 (+5)
    Knowledge (Tactics) +3 (+4)
    Medicine +1 (+2)
    Notice +5 (+7)
    Profession (Marine) +2 (+3)
    Search +2 (+4)
    Sense Motive +6 (+8)
    Stealth +5 (+10)
    Swim +2 (+7)

    Powers: [59 PP]
    Engineered Physiology [21 PP]
    -Enhanced Strength 4 {4 PP}
    -Enhanced Dexterity 4 {4 PP}
    -Enhanced Constitution 4 {4 PP}
    -Regeneration 7 (Recovery Rate 7; Bruised 3, Injured 1, Staggered 1, Disabled 1, Unconscious 1) {7 PP}
    -Speed 1 {1 PP}
    -Leaping 1 {1 PP}

    Impervium Shield: Device 9 (Hard to Lose; Accurate, Indestructible) [38 PP]
    -Shield Use: Array 20 (AP 3) {43 PP}
    --Shield Block: Deflect 10 (All Ranged Attack Types; Move Action) [Initial Power]
    --Shield Attack: Strike 5 (Mighty, Ricochet 4; Autofire {up to Rank 10}, Penetrating {up to Rank 10}, Ranged {up to Rank 10}) [AP]
    --Shield Rush: Strike 5 (Power Feats: Fast Overrun, Improved Overrun, and Improved Trip, Linked, Mighty; Free Action {up to Rank 10}, Trail Area {up to Rank 10}) AND Speed 1 (Linked) [AP]
    --Shield Hurl: Strike 5 (Linked, Mighty, Area Progression, Shapeable Area {up to Rank 10; 2 Continuous 5 ft Squares per Rank; First and Last Sqare must be Adjacent to User}) AND Trip 10 (Power Feat: Improved Trip, Linked, Area Progression; Shapeable Area {2 Continuous 5 ft Squares per Rank; First and Last Square must be Adjacent to User}, Knockback; Touch Range) [AP]
    -Shield Defense: Shield 2 {2 PP}

    Totals: Abilities [32 PP] + Combat [32 PP] + Feats [23 PP] + Skills [12 PP] + Powers [59 PP] = [158 PP]

    Equipment: {10 EP}
    Costume (Protection 3) {3 EP}
    Combat Knife (Strike 1; Power Feat: Improved Critical, Mighty) {3 EP}
    Multi-Tool {1 EP}
    Night Vision Goggles {1 EP}
    Gas Mask {1 EP}
    Masterwork Mechanical Tools {1 EP}
    Commlink {0 EP}
    ID Card {0 EP}

    Complications:
    Calling (Responsibility): Kevin feels indebted to Impact and the memory of the team that saved him so long ago, and fills the roles of the hero accordingly.
    Enemy (VIPER): Whatever plot has been launched by the evil group that created him, Kevin is obviously a part of, and he wants to avenge the deaths of his patrons.
    Responsibility (Family): Kevin has strong ties to his adoptive parents, and is often needed now that they are getting older.
    Secret (Identity): Only his adoptive parents and the dying Impact know Sword-Breaker's identity, though it is possible that his enemies have some way of tracking him and discerning who he really is.

    Other Notes:
    Sword-Breaker is obviously a shameless Captain America clone, and I make no apology for that (he's one of my favorites). Due to the HUGE cost of a decent Deflect power, his other shield slots are hefty, and require a bit of explaining:

    His Shield Attack power can be used up close or at range. The Autofire represents either rapid melee strikes or ricocheting the throw so that it attacks either multiple targets or the same target several times. It is built Ranged rather than Thrown, so a final bounce back to him is assumed when used at a distance.

    The Shield Rush power is used in conjunction with Overruns, knocking his target aside and immediately hitting them with a powerful strike effect. The 'trail' fades immediately after the attack, so it doesn't effect anyone but the Overrun victims.

    Finally, the Shield Hurl power represents a powerful throw that knocks down those in it's path. It's effect is always a continuous chain, returning the shield to him at the end of the attack. It's pattern must be laid out such that pattern is either circular, or represents a ricochet pattern.
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    Re: Heroes Unlimited: The Catsiverse Rolecall

    Goliath



    Goliath
    Rachel Amber Toliver

    Backstory
    Goliath was created on the day of an accident, she was a brilliant computer designer working for a research arm of the Oracle corporation. That day a corporate compediator raided the company. In the resluting gun battle and explosions caused by stray bullets from both sides Rachel Toliver was caught in the explosion of her computer lab, she was injured when the Co2 used to cool the super computer exploded near her.

    When it was all over she awoke to being carried to one of Oracles medical facalities for care. She found out what happened and what her injuries were, they said she might never feel anything in her hands or her face. The doctors tried an expermental regenerative nano technology Over time to the amazement of the doctors her face and hands started to regenerate the damaged tissue and nerves. The doctors seeing this ran further test to see if her genetic structure had been altered.

    It seemed that the nanites had changes her allowing her to expand her size, the doctors thought that the regeneration was part of it so her body needed it with the increased in height. Being transfered to a metahuman wing and training center to learn to master her developing powers. In the mean time the Oracle company was sorting out a new place for her to live and work for them as part of thier metahuman staff, being on call for any emergencies that might require her special nature. After several months of training she was released and given some perks for working with the Oracle corporation.


    Power Level: 10; Power Points Spent: 155/155

    STR: +12 (10/34), DEX: +1 (12), CON: +11 (10/32), INT: +3 (16), WIS: +1 (12), CHA: +1 (12)

    Tough: +13, Fort: +13, Ref: +6, Will: +8

    Skills: Computers 8 (+11), Craft (electronic) 8 (+11), Drive 2 (+3), Intimidate 3 (+12), Knowledge (business) 3 (+6), Knowledge (technology) 7 (+10), Notice 7 (+8), Pilot 5 (+6), Profession (Computer Programmer) 9 (+10), Search 3 (+6), Sense Motive 5 (+6)

    Feats: Attack Focus (melee) 2, Attack Specialization 2 (Giant Punches), Attractive (+4), Benefit (Wealth), Equipment 4, Evasion, Improved Grapple, Improved Initiative, Improved Pin, Inventor, Power Attack, Startle

    Powers:
    Growth 16 (Linked; +24 STR, +12 CON, +4 size categories (Attack/Defense –8, Grapple +16, Stealth –16, Intimidate +8, Height 64 ft., 250K lbs, Space 30 ft., Reach 15 ft.) (Flaws: limited Growth above 12 does not add Strength and Con) -1) 44pp

    Enhanced Constitution 10 (LImited : growth 9 [20 feet] -1) 5pp

    Immunity 10 (Linked; damage type: Cold, damage type: Fire; Limited - Half Effect, limited Growth 9 [20 feet] -1) 3pp

    Protection 2 and Impervious Toughness 11 (Limited Growth 9 [20 feet] -1) 7pp

    Super Strength 6 (Flaw: Limited growth 9 [20 feet]-1); ground strike (100' radius, dc20), shockwave (+10, cone:100 feet, dc 20)) 8pp

    Giant Stride (Speed 2 (flaws: Limited [30+ feet height] -1) 1pp

    Equipment: HQ: Skyscraper (5 floors), cellphone, sports car

    Attack Bonus: +8/+0 Full Size, Ranged: +8/+0 Full Sized, Melee: +12/+8 Full Sized, Grapple: +40)

    Attacks: Unarmed Attack, +0 (DC 27)

    Defense: +0 (Flat-footed: +0), Size: Medium/Colossal, Knockback: -30

    Initiative: +5

    Languages: English, Spanish, French, Japanese, Korean

    Totals: Abilities 12 + Skills 15 (60 ranks) + Feats 17 + Powers 68 + Combat 32 + Saves 14 + Drawbacks 0 = 159

    Complications
    Responsibility - Oracle (on call to them)
    Lesbian
    Responsibility - Freya Computer Technologies (Corporate CEO)

    --------------------

    HQ: Skyscraper (5 floors)

    Power Level: 10; Equipment Points Spent: 20

    Toughness: +10

    Features: Communications, Computer, Cover Facility, Defense System, Fire Prevention System, Gym, Hangar, Infirmary, Laboratory, Library, Living Space, Pool, Power System, Security System 1, Think-Tank, Workshop

    Size: Huge

    Totals: Abilities 0 + Skills 0 (0 ranks) + Feats 0 + Features 16 + Powers 0 + Combat 3 + Saves 1 + Drawbacks 0 + Equipment 0 (0 ep) + Weapons & Armor 0 (0 ep) = 20


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