Character Creation.   Posted by Sarge67.Group: 0
Sarge67
 GM, 1 post
Sun 27 Dec 2020
at 21:34
Character Creation
Character Concept:
Choose; Balance
Choose; Direction
Choose; Dharma
Choose; Nature
Choose; Demeanor

Attributes; 7/5/3

Abilities; 13/9/5 (No ability above 3)

Advantages;

Disciplines: Choose one Demon Art and Two others.

Backgrounds; 5 (No generation or anything specific to Western Kindred)

Chi Virtues; 4 (Players start with one dot in each virtue)

Record Hun score (1), P'O score (3), Willpower (total of final Hun Score)

Beginning CHI (Permanent Yin and Yang scores)

Dharma score (1)

Spend Freebie Points (15)

Keu-Jin MUST begin the game with a minimum P'O of 3 and must raise their willpower to 5 (either through raising Hun or willpower)

Determine the Xuangxi towards fellow characters (5+Their CHA); (P'o or Yin)

Chi Balance; Yin Balanced Yang

Direction;

North: Duty is to interpret laws and preserve traditions.
West; Duty is to bear messages and enforce punishments by the spirits.
Center; Duty is to Guide yourself and others to enlightenment.
South; Duty is to Create, Lead, and Destroy.
East; Duty is to watch over mortals.

Dharma;

The Howl of the Devil Tiger (P'O) [South, Fire, and Ghost Flame]

Way of the Resplendent Crane (Hun) [North, Water, and of Blood]

Song of the Shadow (Yin) [West, Metal, and Bone]

The Path of a Thousand Whispers (Balance) [Center, Earth, and Jade]

The Dance of the Thrashing Dragon (Yang) [East, Wood, and Flesh]

P'O Archetype:
Bandit; Rampaging savage monster
Barbarian; Rejects true ways for the decadent Kindred
Deceiver; Undermines the Hun through lies and treachery
Demon;  Grotesque monster who lives only to destroy
Fool; Distracts from true path by taking the easy way.
Legalist; Insists on rigid obedience and more rigid punishments.
Monkey; Capricious bent on preventing inner harmony.
Slave; Seeks to abase you in front of your superiors.

Disciplines:
Shintai Disciplines;
   Blood Shintai;
   Bone Shintai;
   Jade Shintai;
   Flesh Shintai;
   Flame Shintai;

Chi Disciplines;
   Equilibrium;
    Yang Prana;
     Yin Prana;
      Tapestry;

Soul Disciplines;
    Cultivation;
    Chi'iu Muh;
    Internalize;
    Obligation;

Demon Arts;
    Black Wind;
    Demon Shintai

BACKGROUNDS;  ALL in OWOD but NOT GENERATION, HAVEN, or STATUS
    Horoscope;
    Jade Talisman;
    Magic Artifact;
    Nushi;
    Rites;

VIRTUES:
    Yin: Control over Negative Energies.
    Yang: Control over the Energy of Life.
    Hun;  Rational, Dutiful side.
    P'O; The beast instinctual side.
Sarge67
 GM, 2 posts
Sun 27 Dec 2020
at 23:33
The Dharmas
The Howl of the Dancing Tiger;
Virtue: P'O

Concepts; Rebel sub kids, Assassin, Entertainer, Prostitute, Smuggler, Hired Gun, Torturer, Enforcer, Philosopher, Bureaucrat, Wandering Stranger.

Weakness; Impulsive, too quick to provoke a scream; Clumsy Tempters,

Affiliations; Fire, Number 2, Red, and the south direction.

Bad Omens; Tigers, Thunderstorms, Lightning strikes, huge fires, and burning lotus.

The Way of the Resplendent Crane
Virtue; Hun

Concepts; Police, Priest, Monk, Soldier, Lawyer, Teacher, Martial Artist, Paramedic, Technician, Mr. Fix-It.

Weaknesses; No tolerance for rebellion,

Affiliations; Water, the number 1, yellow and north.

Bad Omens; Eight petaled lotus flower, Cranes, Butterflies, cold winds, Ice and snow.


The Song of the Shadow