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Old 07-12-2017, 10:54 PM   #4361
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I would say Bob Howard...
Correct.

Couldn't think of another character I know well enough to stat without doing actual homework.

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I don't really see any relation to Literary Modernism.
Which is why I didn't say that*. I chose not to say "Urban Fantasy" as I figured that would be one clue too many... as it was I suspected the very next person to guess within five minutes of my posting.

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I suppose "Contemporary Literature" would have been a better genre descriptor.
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I should have tried to dig deeper and more obscure... but I was about to leave for work, so "easy on me" won the day.


* Also didn't know that was a genre. Huh. Another genre to ignore...
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Old 07-13-2017, 11:37 AM   #4362
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I suppose "Contemporary Literature" would have been a better genre descriptor.
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I wouldn't have used the word "genre"; "Medium: Modern/Contemporary Literature" would have been my word choice.

Format != Genre, after all.
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Old 07-13-2017, 12:13 PM   #4363
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ST: 9
DX: 12
IQ: 14
HT: 12

Advantages:
Racial +2 to Science!
Racial +2 to Espionage!
Racial +2 to Per
Racial +1 Basic Speed
Ultravision (Racial)
Flexibility (Racial)
[Fnord] Scientist 1 (power talent)
Corrosive Attack (incendiary, PM includes Gadget Modifiers)
Reputation (Famous Scientist)

Disadvantages:
Short Lifespan (Racial)
Increased Consumption (Racial)
Oblivious
Guilt Complex
Sense of Duty (All Sapient life)
Reputation (Genocidal war criminals; racial, one race)
Secret

Perks
Courtesy Rank

Quirks:
Unsentimental (Racial)
Talks to Himself
Distinctive Appearance (Facial scars)

Skills:
Science!
Engineering!
Medic!
[Fnord] Operative!
Singing

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Old 07-13-2017, 02:23 PM   #4364
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Format != Genre, after all.
Another good point.
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Old 07-17-2017, 03:04 PM   #4365
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TL 10 mostly (with personal shield technology), space opera (with strong new space opera influences), video game
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