Knack

Gene D.'s Nisei Jasoomian (Japanese-American Earthling) two-fisted U.S.A.F. tail gunner

Description:

Player Character: “Sgt. Joe ‘Knack’ Kanaki”
Role-Player: Gene D.
Campaign: Jason E.R.’sBarsoomian Adventures: the Tenth Ray of Mars” (Tē-sis ē Bâr-süm) pulp planetary romance miniseries, using Savage Worlds

  • Date created: January 2013/“26 December 1943”
  • Date revised: 18 October 2013/"April 1943)
  • Species/nationality: Nisei Jasoomian (Japanese-American Terran human)
  • Gender: Male
  • Occupation: Tail gunner in the U.S. Air Force
  • Description: Two-fisted patriot who’s smarter than he looks

Attributes:

  • Agility: d6
  • Smarts: d8
  • Spirit: d6
  • Strength: d8
  • Vigor: d6

Derived Stats:

  • Charisma (0+edges/hindrances):
  • Pace (6" average): 6
  • Parry (AC; 2+1/2 Fighting): 5
  • Toughness (2+1/2 Vigor; vs. damage): 7 (+2, armor)

Health:

  • Wounds: -1, -2, -3 (shaken), -4 (incapacitated)
  • Fatigue: -2, -1

Hindrances:

  • Heroic
  • Outsider
  • Phobia — spiders (minor)

Edges:

  • Alertness (+2 Notice)

Skills (+1d6 Wild Die):

  • Fighting: d6
  • Notice: d6 (+2)
  • Repair: d6
  • Shooting: d10
  • Stealth: d4
  • Streetwise: d4
  • Taunt: d6

Other skills:

  • Arcane
  • Boating
  • Climbing
  • Driving
  • Gambling
  • Guts
  • Healing
  • Intimidation
  • Investigation
  • Knowledge (by specialty)
  • Persuasion
  • Piloting
  • Riding
  • Survival
  • Swimming
  • Throwing
  • Tracking

Gear:

  • Weapons:
    • Colt 1911 (.45) pistol, Range 12/24/48, RoF 1, Damage 2d6+1, AP1 semiautomatic, 7 shots
    • sword, Barsoomian, Damage 1d8
  • Armor: Flak jacket, protects torso +2
Bio:

Player Character roster for Jason E.R.’sBarsoomian Adventures: the Tenth Ray of Mars” (Tē-sis ē Bâr-süm) pulp planetary romance miniseries, using Savage Worlds, as of spring 2013:

  • Sgt. Joe ‘Knack’ Kanaki [Gene D.]-male Nisei Jasoomian (Japanese-American Terran human) tail gunner; two-fisted patriot who’s smarter than he looks
  • Beauregard ‘Bo’ Jennings [Beruk A.]-male African-American Jasoomian, U.S.O. trumpet player, expatriate (NYC), former professional boxer and member of the French Foreign Legion
  • Kar Dalan (Kâr Dé-lan)” [Brian W.]-male aysismad (red Martian), an independent panthan (sellsword/scout) currently serving the nation of Raxar (Rax-âr)
  • Olera Gala [Sara F.]-female Barsoomian masena (Thurian/Martian), one-eyed feline hunter and scout
  • Betsy ‘Blaze’ Harper [Rich C.G.]-female American Jasoomian, fiery redhead, former Olympic hopeful, and aspiring actress on USO tour for exposure and patriotic duty, along with Carla Rizena and Lucy McIntyre

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