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  • DustBunny01

    DustBunny01

    #31843703 - 7 years ago

    CHARACTER SHEET

    NAME: Captain Lucius Longinus Marcellus

    SPECIES: Human

    GENDER: Male

    APPEARANCE (General outline or image): See Current Avatar

    AGE: Immortal; well over Two Thousand Years

    PREVIOUS AFFILIATION (ONI):

    HISTORY: Born in the slums of Rome, I became a common soldier and served with the Sixth Ironclad Legion, known officially as Legio Sexta Ferrata. I fought under the command of Julius Caesar during the Gallic Wars.

    Through the years, I rose in rank until I became Primus Pilus of the First File of the First Cohort. It was at that exalted rank that I served in the garrison of Jerusalem in the province of Judea. I served, for a time, under a tribune by the name of Marcellus Gallio and he served under Pontius Pilate who was the Roman prefect of Judea by decree of Tiberius Ceasar.

    It was at a place called Golgotha, in the area of the old wall of Jerusalem where a condemned fanatic and two thieves were brought to be crucified. At the height of an unnatural storm and eclipse, I slew the Nazarene and by his death, became cursed with eternal life.

    PERSONAL WEAPON: Forerunner Gravity Sword.

    PSYCHIC POWER/SPECIAL ABILITY: Chi Healing

    OTHER: While I was working in ONI's Section Zero, I and two other immortals came to the realization that the rising power of the UNSC's Department of Commercial Shipping * D.C.S. needed to be checked otherwise the UNSC's stranglehold of interplanetary trade would slow the advancement of technological progress.

    We devised a three tiered program centered around an organization that would be known as 'Free Traders'. For a time, I was a Free Trader Captain and head of an organization known as the Ironclad Legion. During the course of decades, I surfaced and disappeared as a Free Trader Captain to fine tune the program. Following the events of Alpha-Omega, I returned to life and resumed my role as a Free Trader Captain.

    For a time, I was requested to rejoin the 12th Cavalry until it became all too obvious that the 12th was going completely rogue. I have returned my role as a Free Trader Captain rather than remain with purposeless renegades.

  • DustBunny01

    DustBunny01

    #31843704 - 7 years ago

    Atalanta-Mako-classCorvette-2.jpg?t=1292

    Mako-class Corvette - Converted to civilian use

    Specifications:
    Power Plant/Engine Unit: Deuterium nuclear fusion reactor

    Slipspace Drive: Shaw-Fujikawa Translight Engine

    Hull: 30 cm of Titanium-Abattleplate.

    Length: 160 meters (520 feet)

    Armament: - {Unauthorized by UNSC}

    One Sawn-Off version of a MAC Cannon set on the keel of the ship with business end at the bow. Rounds are standard sized ferric tungsten but hollowed out to reduce mass. The hollow space can be filled with Liquefied Petroleum Gas.

    Two short Archer Missile Pods of 20 tubes each with one pod on the port and the other on the starboard.

    Six Point Defense Guns with one pair on the port, another pair on the starboard, one on the bow and one on the stern.

    Crew Compliment
    6 to 8 Officers
    And berths for an additional 20 Crew Compliment

    Three Bays:
    Primary - Capable of storing two Pelicans.

    Secondary - {Unauthorized by UNSC}Specially designed to accommodate launch and recovery of a A reconditioned Covenant Boarding Craft.

    Tertiary{Unauthorized by UNSC}Specially designed to accommodate, launch and recover a Clarion Spy Drone.


    The Atalanta is equipped with:

    One Pelican Dropship 77,
    One reconditioned Covenant Boarding Craft {Unauthorized by UNSC},
    One reconditioned Clarion Spy Drone {Unauthorized by UNSC},
    60 Archer Missiles {Unauthorized by UNSC},
    Munitions for the MAC Cannon and the Point Defense Guns {Unauthorized by UNSC}.

  • DustBunny01

    DustBunny01

    #31843705 - 7 years ago

    CHARACTER SHEET

    NAME: Captain Phillip Sparrow

    SPECIES: Human

    GENDER: Male

    POSITION WITHIN THE CREW: Ship's Captain

    APPEARANCE: CaptainSparrow.jpg?t=1291862491

    AGE: 44

    PREVIOUS AFFILIATION: Blue Army

    HISTORY: Originally, a Longsword-Class Interceptor pilot, he rose to command a wing and was in line for squadron command though lacked the political connections necessary for advancement. Disenchanted with the system, declined to re-enlist and used his back pay to buy a stake in a small freighter and eventually purchased his own ship.

    A Free Trader Captain, Captain Sparrow's ship suffered a major blow out resulting in structural and engine damage such that his ship was a total loss. Lacking insurance as well as sufficient funds to purchase another; the Captain and his crew found themselves beached. The funds resulting from the scrapping of their ship kept him and his crew together until he was contacted by the Quartermaster with an offer of employment.

    PERSONAL WEAPON: What ever came to hand.

  • DustBunny01

    DustBunny01

    #31843706 - 7 years ago

    CHARACTER SHEET

    NAME: Pilot Tammy Becket

    SPECIES: Human

    GENDER: Female

    POSITION WITHIN THE CREW: Pilot and Executive Officer

    APPEARANCE: Pilot.jpg?t=1292041844

    AGE: 41

    PREVIOUS AFFILIATION: Blue Army

    HISTORY: The Third Watch pilot on a UNSC Destroyer, the ship was skirting an asteroid field when a swarm of meteorites were detected. Lieutenant Becket altered course to avoid the swarm and adjusted speed to compensate. Relieved by the First Watch pilot, he resumed ordered speed and thus the ship arrived late at its rendezvous point with the fleet.

    The Captain and First Watch pilot drew written reprimands and the Captain retaliated by ordering a general court for Lieutenant Becket. Advised to resign the service, she did so and drew a less than honorable discharge as the Captain's parting gift.

    Lacking a clean service record, no legitimate ship would have her so she piloted for various Free Trader Captains until she signed with Captain Sparrow and served him faithfully for three years.

    PERSONAL WEAPON: Battle Rifle

  • DustBunny01

    DustBunny01

    #31843707 - 7 years ago

    CHARACTER SHEET

    NAME: Nav/Com Officer Christine Stark

    SPECIES: Human

    GENDER: Female

    POSITION WITHIN THE CREW: Navigation/Communication Officer also Supply Officer

    APPEARANCE: Nav-Com.jpg?t=1292042025

    AGE: 36

    PREVIOUS AFFILIATION: Blue Army

    HISTORY: The morale officer aboard a UNSC Frigate, Lieutenant JG Stark took it upon herself to run various lotteries among the ship's personnel with the excess funds going into the ship's fund to purchase various morale uplifting items.

    A disgruntled UNSC Gunny who felt cheated filed a complaint with the XO who examined the books and found certain irregularities in the book keeping due to various sequential trades to acquire those items LT JG Stark believed assisted in uplifting morale. A formal reprimand was placed in her file and she was sent to the bottom of the promotion lists.

    She declined to re-enlist when her hitch was completed and took various IT related jobs until the opportunity arose and she signed with Captain Sparrow.

    PERSONAL WEAPON: Battle Rifle

  • DustBunny01

    DustBunny01

    #31843708 - 7 years ago

    CHARACTER SHEET

    NAME: Weapons Officer Addie Carruthers

    SPECIES: Human

    GENDER: Female

    POSITION WITHIN THE CREW: Weapons Officer and Personnel Officer

    APPEARANCE: WeaponsOfficer.jpg?t=1292042167

    AGE: 48

    PREVIOUS AFFILIATION: Blue Army

    HISTORY: Trained to pilot a Open Frame 92 Extra-Vehicular Activity Craft, Lieutenant JG Carruthers took a liking to space. When the program was placed on hold, she discovered that her piloting skills were irrelevant as the craft she trained on was technically classified by UNSC Logistics as Aircraft Ammunition rather than aircraft.

    Declining to re-enlist, Addie Carruthers gained experience and knowledge working under various Free Trader Captains as weapons officer. Signing with Captain Sparrow, her wandering days came to an end and she declined other postings while waiting for opportunity to knock after Captain Sparrow and crew were beached.

    PERSONAL WEAPON: M6H Magnum

  • DustBunny01

    DustBunny01

    #31843709 - 7 years ago

    CHARACTER SHEET

    NAME: Engineer Howard Sayer

    SPECIES: Human

    GENDER: Male

    POSITION WITHIN THE CREW: Engineer

    APPEARANCE: Engineer.jpg?t=1292042316

    AGE: 53

    PREVIOUS AFFILIATION: Red Army

    HISTORY: An Engineering Officer in the UNSC, Lt. Commander Sayer was involved in a little black marketing to keep the systems of an old Halcyon-Class Light Cruiser at peak performance. However, to the court martial board, black marketing was still black marketing even if for a good cause and Lt. Commander Sayer found himself busted and dismissed from service.

    Good engineers are a good find and a court martial record is almost a job requirement for the Free Traders but Howard Sayer was still on the lighter side of gray so his job opportunities were limited. Meeting up with Captain Sparrow on the beach, Howard Sayer agreed to be his Engineering Officer should the Captain find a new ship.

    PERSONAL WEAPON: M19 SSM Rocket Laucher

  • DustBunny01

    DustBunny01

    #31843710 - 7 years ago

    CHARACTER SHEET

    NAME: Surgeon Jack Foster

    SPECIES: Human

    GENDER: Male

    POSITION WITHIN THE CREW: Surgeon

    APPEARANCE: Surgeon.jpg?t=1292042440

    AGE: 66

    PREVIOUS AFFILIATION: Blue Army

    HISTORY: Commander Jack Foster served as the chief surgeon of a Valiant-Class Super Heavy Cruiser and ran afoul of a Vice Admiral. The Vice Admiral requested a coffee enema and the good doctor asked the admiral if he wanted cream or sugar with that. As a result, Commander Jack Foster found himself reassigned to the Phantom Fleet, in essence, a floating graveyard of decommissioned ships awaiting salvaging and recycling.

    A few years beyond early retirement, Commander Foster exercised his option and left the service. At loose ends, he met Captain Sparrow and agreed to be his Medical Officer.

    PERSONAL WEAPON: A DTM shotgun using rubber projectiles.

  • DustBunny01

    DustBunny01

    #31843711 - 7 years ago

    CHARACTER SHEET

    NAME: CPO/Boatswain (bos'n) Hank Adams

    SPECIES: Human

    GENDER: Male

    POSITION WITHIN THE CREW: Boatswain / Bos'n

    APPEARANCE: Bosn.jpg?t=1292042612

    AGE: 38

    PREVIOUS AFFILIATION: Blue Army

    HISTORY: Chief Petty Officer Hank Adams was a brawler, both in and out of uniform. His standard method of dealing with trouble was to punch it repeatedly until it stopped being a problem. However, punching a petty officer third class who was making a nuisance of himself badgering his fellow servicemen and women about black marketing proved problematic when the PO3 revealed himself as an ONI agent sent to check out the ship.

    The ship passed muster when it came to black marketing but CPO Adams became a problem for his Captain who decided that it was best for the ship that Adams not be allowed to re-enlist and while he left the UNSC with a clean record, he did have to leave it. At loose ends, Hank Adams found himself among the Free Traders and eventually signed with Captain Sparrow. During the blow out, it was his actions that kept most of the crew alive though condemning those in the Engineering spaces to vacuum.

    PERSONAL WEAPON: Anything big and nasty that comes to hand.

  • DustBunny01

    DustBunny01

    #31843712 - 7 years ago

    CHARACTER SHEET

    NAME: Gunnery Sergeant/Security Officer Jevanita Fenton

    SPECIES: Human

    GENDER: Female

    POSITION WITHIN THE CREW: Security

    APPEARANCE: SecurityOfficer.jpg?t=1292042885

    AGE: 40

    PREVIOUS AFFILIATION: Blue Army

    HISTORY: Practically raised in the UNSC, Gunnery Sergeant Fenton found herself at retirement age and rather than remain in harness, decided to see the world as a civilian.

    That lasted two weeks. While working as a bouncer at a bar, she happened upon Bos'n Hank Adams in his cups and after dancing around the May-pole on their way out of the bar, decided that the life as a bouncer was simply wasting her time and the Bos'n, once he sobered up, introduced her to Captain Sparrow and she joined his crew.

    PERSONAL WEAPON:M7S Caseless Submachine Gun

  • DustBunny01

    DustBunny01

    #31843713 - 7 years ago

    CHARACTER SHEET

    NAME: Cookie 'Double-Down' Phillips

    SPECIES: Human

    GENDER: Male

    POSITION WITHIN THE CREW: Cook

    APPEARANCE: Cookie.jpg?t=1292043042

    AGE: 37

    PREVIOUS AFFILIATION: Civilian

    HISTORY: A short order cook with a gambling jones hard on his back. Facing a severe beating from those who he owed serious money to, Captain Sparrow paid off his creditors and took him into service after tasting what he could do with Spam.

    Generally confined to the ship but on those rare occasions when it was necessary for him to go ashore to purchase supplies, he is escorted by Security Officer Fenton with orders to break the fingers on his left hand should he pick up a pair of dice.

    PERSONAL WEAPON: None.

  • DustBunny01

    DustBunny01

    #31843714 - 7 years ago

    CHARACTER SHEET

    NAME: Midshipman Bill Sledge

    SPECIES: Human

    GENDER: Male

    POSITION WITHIN THE CREW: Midshipman / General Gopher

    APPEARANCE: Midshipmen-1.jpg?t=1292043856

    AGE: 18

    PREVIOUS AFFILIATION: Civilian

    HISTORY: Having failed his testing panels for admittance into the UNSC Academy, Mister Sledge pretended to be accepted and departed his home rather than admit he failed. Unable to find employment through legitimate channels, he happened upon Captain Sparrow and crew on the beach and latched on.

    When Captain Sparrow was approached by the Quartermaster, he took pity on the kid and brought him aboard.

    PERSONAL WEAPON: M6C Magnum Pistol

  • DustBunny01

    DustBunny01

    #31843715 - 7 years ago

    CHARACTER SHEET

    NAME: Midshipman Allison Windrose

    SPECIES: Human

    GENDER: Female

    POSITION WITHIN THE CREW: Midshipman / Personal Assistant to Captain Marcellus

    APPEARANCE: Midshipmen-2.jpg?t=1292043952

    AGE: 18

    PREVIOUS AFFILIATION: Civilian

    HISTORY: Running away from home, Ms. Windrose dreamed of being a Free Trader and wandered about the various bars looking for work while claiming to be a beached Free Trader Captain.

    Living a double life, the pretense of a Free Trader Captain by night and a girl working a production line by day; she became a nuisance in the community though protected like a kitten scrounging for scraps.

    She eventually got her chance and signed articles with the Ironclad Legion.

    PERSONAL WEAPON: M6C Magnum Pistol