Jagganoth

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Gender Male
Race Troll (Minotaur), Indian
Aura Type Mundane
Essence 0.58
Primary Role Smashy Boi
Secondary Role -
Character Sheet [Google Drive]
Player User:Dusk

Concept

Ex Renraku, India corporate samurai. Was born a PT along with his blood brother. Blamed for the murder of his father and incompetence, the chief executive of the Renraku arcology, India. He was ordered to commit suicide. He instead chose to run and prove his innocence some other day.

Tropes

This character is a twisted version of a Hindu mythological story. His skin is not actually red. Its more like milk chocolate brown, but he ate too much hot sauce when the picture was taken. The mustache is on point tho.

Hooks

  • Born and raised inside Renraku arcology in Calcutta, India.
  • Framed for his father's murder and hunted by his brother (a Nartaki and an adept)

Notable Qualities

  • Breakfast of Champions: Addiction (Mild): Instinct, Jazz.
  • Trog Lyfe: SINner (Corporate: Renraku), Trust Fund 4, Common Sense.
  • Man...: Allergy (Common, Mild): BGCs, Prototype Transhuman, Poor Self Control (Thrill Seeker), Quick Healer, Perceptive 2.
  • ...and Machine: Cyber-Singularity Seeker, Biocompatibility (Cyberware), Tough as Nails (Physical 3, Stun 1), Lightning Reflexes, Perfect Time.
  • Frag the 4 Arms: Prejudiced (Specific, Biased): Nartaki.
  • Master of Hammers and Chairs: Special Modifications 2, Prototype Materials, Master of Six Ways, Strive for Perfection.
  • The Demon of the Ganges: Magic Resistance 10

Backstory

I grew up in the Renraku arcology in Calcutta. Born among corporate Kshatriyas (warriors), I was made by my father to serve the Renraku corporation. I and my brother was made the perfect human, gifted with superhuman prowess, at par with the Red Samurai of Renraku, Japan. But, as puberty hit, something changed and I turned into this, horned demon. This physical form, mighty though it was, the people at Renraku hated me, simply for my appearance I was labelled as an Asura, an anathema of humans and the discarded creation of the god, Brahma. Despite my sheltered life, I lived a damned life, having to prove myself under crippling peer pressure that I was worth it.

Yet my brother, born just as human as me, was transformed into image of a deity and with divine powers by the holy river Ganges. But why was I not bestowed such a gift? I too bathed in her glory and yet all I received was goblinization. My father spewed the seeds of competition among us, at a young age. Thus me and Krishna sparred often. His blade vs my mace. I was stronger and bigger, yet how come I lost all the time? Perhaps my technique was wrong. My father was a corporate warrior through and through and every time I lost, he pushed me further. Not by encouragement or love, but by punishment. Slowly replacing parts of my body with used cybernetics. In time, I was more machine than man and I developed a deep seated belief that only through augmentation can I reach divinity and hope to match Krishna's prowess.

And when I thought the day finally came that I have gained enough power to best my brother, my father was found murdered in his office, his skull crushed by something heavy. They had no evidence yet they blamed me for my inability to protect my father and superior. I was deemed a disgrace and ordered to take my life. But I wasn't responsible and thus I refused, instead choosing shame and running way to prove my innocence another day.

I trudged though slums and scum, living a wretched life, trying to outrun the gaze of my brother. I ran and ran till I left the country and shipped myself to the UCAS, with no money and nowhere to live. A few weeks down the line I find myself with a company most foul. I have become a shadowrunner, living in a shitty apartment near the Tacoma docks. I don't know what lies in my future, but I will not give in to fate's hands. I will redeem myself. But for now I live in the shadows, like a wretched demon, an Asura.

Appearance and Style

  • Meat: Balaram is a massive and imposing figure, standing over 7 and a half feet tall. His exact metatype is unknown to himself, but he believes himself to be a troll of some sorts as do everyone else, with some phenotypic variations. Balaram has a flat face with small tusks and thick, pointy horns protruding from his skull. He also lacks the dermal deposits that other trolls have and possesses a lot of body hair, which he likes to keep clean shaved.
  • Astral form: Screw the Astral.
  • Matrix persona: Floating Hammer.
  • Styles and symbols known for:

Personality

Honorable, Ambitious and Focused

Motivations

  • Prove himself innocent and regain his full corporate SIN

Goals

  • Prove himself innocent and regain his full corporate SIN
  • Become stronger than his brother. Become a truly terrifying and mighty warrior, without help of magic

Great Deeds

Titles

Important People and Things Murdered

Bheem Singh Thakur

Indian descent. R5 fake SIN (UCAS). Security specialist.

Automatic Stuff

Affiliations

Allies: None

Enemies: None

Contacts

Contact toLoyalty
The Todd1
Dr Nobody4
Steve Anderson2
Nick "Aces" Holden2
Master Li5
Steve4
Mah Yun4
Arif the Puja4
Dr. Spicy Steve4
Arthur the Criminal Supplies Guy3
Ryleigh Rocket4
Jessup4
The Wong Brothers4
J.B. Croften4
Chester5
Francis Gray4

Notable Techniques

None

Notable Possessions

None

SINs

None

Runs

DateNameWorked With
30 August 18 JLA Dead Man's Treasure: Mo' Money, Mo' ProblemsGrowth
Garo
Harrier
Snow White
Jagganoth
24 September 2018Blood PatrolCain
Geodesic
Jagganoth
Omega
1 October 2018Another Cure For Any Ailment (run)Cain
Jagganoth
Omega
7 October 2018Night Stalker (run)Havoc
Smogg
Jagganoth
24 October 2018Sheriff In The Town (run)Mononoke
Jagganoth
Leaf
26 October 2018Aftertaste (run)Geodesic
Leaf
Jagganoth
17 December 2018Seclusion Stopped (run)Jagganoth
3L T1GR3
14 January 2019Building ContractSongbird
Jagganoth
Leaf
Huskarl
19 January 2019Sheila RescueSongbird
Jagganoth
Lark
23 February 2019Ephemeral Energy Escapes (run)Growth
Hurricane
Jagganoth
Umbra
26 February 2019Copycat (run)Growth
Jagganoth
Leaf
27 February 2019Proprietary Tech (run)Sandoka
Jagganoth
Presence
28 February 2019Spring CleaningWan
Jagganoth
Miss Chief
22 March 2019Howls In The NightSong
Leaf
Arsonist
Jagganoth
23 March 2019Cocktail Attire RequiredWan
Jagganoth
Ice Hawk
Huskarl
30 March 2019Revenge of the SpidermooseSongbird
Jagganoth
Brick
Artillery
10 April 2019Setting Things Right (run)Huskarl
Jagganoth
Leaf
Brick
19 April 2019Hot TropicsJagganoth
Arsonist
Aegis

Facts and Fictions

Things said and known about them

None

Things they said or know about

None

Quotes Involving Them

None

Name: Jagganath Balaram Chakravarti

Chargen: Prime

GMP: All of it


















Awakened: Mundane

Approved by: Rinnolk

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Has nameJagganath Balaram Chakravarti +
Has roleSmashy Boi +
Played byUser:Dusk +
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