Wednesday, October 21, 2015

The King is Dead: Ernest Grost, God's Madman

An abbreviated post again today. I'll work up Attitudes and Dark Secrets when I can. 
October is so, so busy for us! Birthdays! Mid-terms! Ren faires!


The Bloodstained Blade

Soldiers and saints

Sir Anthony Hopkins in Francis Ford Coppola's Bram Stoker's Dracula
"And I say unto thee, that thou art my rock, and from this stone I shall smelt a steel, and from this steel I shall forge a blade; and this sword will pierce the heavens!”
Gospel of the Pariah 16:18 

Ernest Grost
Novice
A grim, determined scholar of vampire lore.
Attributes: Agility d6, Smarts d6, Spirit d8, Strength d6, Vigor d6.
Skills: Faith d8, Fighting d4, Healing d6, Investigation d6, Knowledge (Occult) d8, Notice d6, Persuasion d4, Shooting d6, Stealth d4.
Charisma: +0; Pace: 6; Parry: 4; Toughness: 6 (1)
Hindrances: Arrogant, Stubborn, Vengeful [Minor]
Edges: Arcane Background: Miracles, Connections (Bloodstained Blade), Holy Warrior
Gear: Crucifix, doctor’s bag, lantern and oil, leather greatcoat (Armor +1), pistol crossbow and 13 quarrels (Range: 6/12/24, damage 2d4, AP 1, 1 action to reload), saw, shovel, (severe) normal clothing, 2 stakes (Str+d4) & hammer (+1 damage vs. grappled/helpless target), 17 reichsmarks.
Special Abilities:
  • Power Points: 10.
  • Powers: darksight (burning eyes), fear (bellowed passages from the Gospel of the Pariah put the fear of the Unseen Creator into his foes) 


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