Spark ;)

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Gender Female
Race Human, American
Aura Type Magician
Essence 0.08
Primary Role B&E Solo
Secondary Role Decker, Magician
Character Sheet [Google Drive]
Player User:Fweeba
Street Cred 13

Concept

Street rat turned street solo turned street hacker turned street mechanic turned street magician.

B&E solo with a number of secondary abilities, such as the electronics group, some degree of hacking ability, and demolitions.

[Contact Page ]

Tropes

Hooks

  • Wanted by NeoNET, as one of the successes of their 'Newman' project, extracted by a team of shadowrunners as a child over a decade ago.
  • Owns a Downtown club called the Hotspot.
  • A follower of the Mentor Spirit 'Inventor', and generates a mentor's mask when using magic.
  • Has the symbol of Inventor on her aura, visible with 5 hits on assensing.

Notable Qualities

  • Owner of Seattle's hottest new club: Fame (Global), Made Man (The Hotspot Crew), Creature of Comfort (High), Good Looking & Knows It
  • NeoNET's Success Story: Prototype Transhuman & Wanted (NeoNET)
  • Crimesenses & Street Science: Common Sense, School of Hard Knocks, Analytical Mind, Juryrigger, 'Improvised Engineering' knowledge skill R12
  • Graduate of the Barrens school of tactics: Force of Chaos, Barrens Rat, Addiction (Cram)
  • A manageable amount of debt: In Debt R2 (15000nY)
  • Striveshoter: Strive for Perfection & Sharpshooter
  • A Spark of Magic: Magician, Reduced Sense (Astral Sight), Exceptional Attribute (Magic), Mentor's Mask, Chosen Follower (Inventor), Healer
  • Black Market Pipeline (Augmentations): Applied to Dr. Spicy Steve, this quality was acquired after a not quite remembered drug fuelled night out on the town with Dr. Spicy Steve, and a group of Cutters Tech smugglers, after which, they were all much closer friends, for reasons none of them are entirely sure of.





SparkWiki3.png
Gender Female
Race Human, American
Aura Type Magician
Essence 0.08
Primary Role B&E Solo
Secondary Role Decker, Magician
Character Sheet [Google Drive]
Player User:Fweeba
Street Cred 11
Spark in combat gear

Backstory

A product of the 'Newman' project, orchestrated by Dr. Spencer of 'Emerging Futures', itself a subsidiary of NeoNET specialising in biotech. Violently extracted from corporate care at the age of three by a team of shadowrunners who didn't expect their objective to be a child.

She ended up in the care of an orphanage in Redmond rather than in the custody of another corp, maybe as an act of rebellion by one of the runners against a lying employer, maybe one of them felt sorry for this little child due for a life of corporate servitude.

Whatever the reasons, she was raised on stories of her Shadowrunner 'parents' who ended up either captured or killed by the corps. And, as it turns out, she very much took after her 'parents', even if she never knew them at all.

Appearance and Style

  • Physical: 5'9 lightly built woman with obvious cybernetics up the back of her head, and medium length fiberoptic hair, normally set to black. Both arms & both legs are replaced with bionics. 1 , 2 , 3 , 4 (Original) , 4 (Colour) , 5
  • Astral form: An indistinct female form, burning & pulsing with rainbow fire, like it's about to explode. The left arm of her aura has been very subtly marked, like it's been carefully taken apart, and reconstructed.
  • Astral signature: A small smoldering rift in the astral.
  • Matrix persona: A black silhouette that leaves silvery streaks in the air wherever it walks.
  • Styles and symbols known for: Her mentors mask warps space around her into strange supernatural angles, generates jumping electrical arcs, and makes the air taste metallic, when she draws magic.

Personality

  • Confident, and maybe a bit unprofessional. Not a quiet person by any means, when she's not being sneaky.

Motivations

  • Make more & more money to afford cool gadgets, nice food, drugs, 'n stuff.

Accomplishments (Not in chronological order)

  • Countermugged somebody who broke into her home. Stole his commlink, lockpicking tools, and shirt.
  • Successfully paid off a debt?
  • Fought a politicians security force to deliver a blackmail datachip. Turns out they aren't very nice to couriers.
  • Rollerskated through suppressive fire.
  • Performed interdimensional science in a metaplane.
  • Turned a crowbar into a non-euclidean bomb and used it to escape from a universe.
  • Helped solve a murder mystery during a fake murder mystery party on a boat. Yes it was as confusing as it sounds.
  • Played wireless grenade tennis like twelve times with a pair of seven-7 gas grenades, switching them wireless off whenever they switched on to prevent detonation.
  • Managed to remove a sofa from her home with minimal effort.
  • Shot a guy. With a gun.
  • Hopped from a speedboat to a patrol boat, with a rifle, in illegal waters, then hijacked said boat and mugged the guards.
  • Blew up a shedload of spirits with a very large bomb.
  • Juryrigged an umbrella & some cheap materials from a hardware shop into a custom made tool to fool a specialised sensor.
  • Murdered her way up a corridor of hostile shadow operatives, with spurs.
  • Saved a nice old granny janitor from being beaten to death by aforementioned shadow operatives.
  • Doxxed a Humanis network.
  • Went big or went home on some Humanis guys currently occupied van, getting three marks in one pass before instructing it to drive directly to KE headquarters.
  • Backtalked Hestaby & lived.
  • Backtalked a Horror & lived.
  • Got punched by a Horror & lived.
  • Held Lofwyr's hand in person & lived.
  • Successfully taught Wan to use a gun.
  • Successfully hacked a rating three host & lived.
  • Got 17 successes on a McGuyvered juryrigged device to allow a technomancer to hack an unhackable system.
  • Helped kill a force 13 Scorpion Spirit of Rage with an Ares Alpha.
  • Successfully used an elevator.
  • Blew up some blood mages with a carefully placed bomb.
  • Designed a monstrously large sound system to disrupt zombified people controlled by audio commands.
  • Took down a pair of KE snipers by surprise punches.
  • Used physical barriers as stepping stones to jump from a tower into a moving hostile gunship.
  • Stealth heisted a magic gem from a terrifying hellcrab that was using it as bait.
  • Raided a Vory warehouse.
  • Saved a Disney cruiseship from sinking, while it was being raided by (other) shadowrunners and pirates.
  • Helped kill a Kraken with some toxic cultists worshipping it. (But it was a giant crab.)
  • Used bombs to delete several big powerful spirits in different metaplanes.
An example of Spark's mentor's mask.

General

Chaos Magician who thinks she is a Hermetic. Follower of the 'Inventor' mentor spirit. Has a mentors mask which warps space around her into strange supernatural angles, generates jumping electrical arcs, and makes the air taste metallic, when she draws magic. Her spirits take the form of featureless clockwork men & women.

Magic 4, IG 4

Astral Reputation: 6 (Hermetic Elementalists get this by default.)

Spells

  • Electrical Aura
  • Physical Barrier
  • Magic Fingers
  • Increase Reflexes
  • Armour
  • Manabarrier
  • Heal
  • Increase Charisma

Rituals

  • Watcher

Alchemical Formulae

  • None

Foci

  • None

Metamagics

  • Danger Sense
  • Psychometry
  • Flexible Signature
  • Shielding

Relevant Qualities/Traits

  • Hermetic Elementalist
  • Focused Concentration I
  • Mentor Spirit (Inventor) (Alt of Firebringer)
  • Mentor's Mask
  • Exceptional Attribute (Magic)
  • Chosen Follower
  • Healer
  • [[23d6>5]] [13] Improvised Engineering (12 ranks) (+2 Consumer Electronics, Emergency Repair, McGuyvering)
  • [[23d6>5]] [13] News (12 ranks) (+2 News, Celebrities, Corporations)
  • [[19d6>5]] [13] Shadow Community (8 ranks)
  • [[17d6>5]] [13] Bars & Clubs (6 ranks)
  • [[17d6>5]] [13] Small Unit Tactics (6 ranks) (+2 Disruption)
  • [[17d6>5]] [13] Shady Cops (6 ranks)
  • [[17d6>5]] [13] Urban Threats (6 ranks)
  • [[17d6>5]] [13] Sprawl Life (6 ranks)
  • [[16d6>5]] [13] Fencing (5 ranks)
  • [[16d6>5]] [13] Signs of Magic (5 ranks)
  • [[15d6>5]] [13] Area Knowledge (Seattle) (4 ranks)
  • [[15d6>5]] [13] Cooking (4 ranks)
  • [[18d6>5]] [13] Mathematics (4 ranks)
  • [[15d6>5]] [13] Shadowrunning Payments (4 ranks)
  • [[15d6>5]] [13] Street Drugs (4 ranks)
  • [[15d6>5]] [13] Fashion (4 ranks)
  • [[13d6>5]] [13] Metaplanar Studies (3 ranks)
  • [[13d6>5]] [13] Underworld (2 ranks)
  • [[13d6>5]] [13] Spycraft (2 ranks)
  • [[12d6>5]] [13] Spirits (2 ranks)
  • [[13d6>5]] [13] Security Companies (2 ranks)
  • [[12d6>5]] [13] Price Evaluation (2 ranks)
  • [[12d6>5]] [13] Parazoology (2 ranks)
  • [[13d6>5]] [13] Mythology (2 ranks)
  • [[13d6>5]] [13] Magical Threats (2 ranks)
  • [[12d6>5]] [13] Law (2 ranks)
  • [[13d6>5]] [13] Gangs (2 ranks)
  • [[12d6>5]] [13] Forensics (2 ranks)
  • [[12d6>5]] [13] Arcane Theory (2 ranks)
  • [[12d6>5]] [13] Hermetic Tradition (1 rank)
  • [[11d6>5]] [13] Horrors (1 rank)
  • [[11d6>5]] [13] Psychology (1 rank)

Automatic Stuff

Affiliations

Allies: None

Enemies: None

Contacts

Contact toLoyalty
Arthur the Criminal Supplies Guy2
Hans Brackhaus (Lion D'or)1
Dr. Spicy Steve4
David Corleone6
Steve "The Face" Stace1
Ashurbanipal5
Sam the Bartender2
Hotshot6
Ms. Charlotte3
Serif 364
Sophia Brown1

Notable Techniques

None

Notable Possessions

None

SINs

None

Runs

DateNameWorked With
21 January 18 JLAll Sins Are TheftAshurbanipal
3L T1GR3
Spark ;)
Ace
27 January 18 JLThe Strings Of FateIce Hawk
Seeker
Check
Angel
Spark ;)
14 October 2017 14:00:00Bad NameMononoke
Kouryuu
Ashurbanipal
Spark ;)
Hotshot
17 October 2017 01:00:00Beyond the Sea of LiesSpark ;)
Dullahan
Actaeon
Jazz
20 October 2017Begin AgainSpark ;)
Actaeon
Wan
28 October 2017Back in BusinessSpark ;)
Ashurbanipal
Bellona
Hotshot
28 October 2017Eat You UpActaeon
Quicksilver
Bellona
Spark ;)
31 October 2017CounterfeitActaeon
Seeker
Bellona
Spark ;)
3 November 2017Operation MindcrimeDirty
Actaeon
Garo
Mononoke
Spark ;)
3 November 2017The PowerGaro
Hotdog
Spark ;)
4 November 2017Hitman for the OrderAshurbanipal
J6
Spark ;)
6 November 2017OverfishingHotshot
Mononoke
Seeker
Spark ;)
9 November 2017HellevatorAshurbanipal
Seeker
Hotshot
Spark ;)
17 January 2018The Quality of MercyActaeon
Frogmouth
Seeker
Spark ;)
19 January 2018A traitor to his own kindAshurbanipal
Spark ;)
Actaeon
Grande
Hotshot
26 January 2018Brand dealAshurbanipal
3L T1GR3
Actaeon
Wan
Spark ;)
29 January 2018Hot CargoPhoenix
Angel
Jazz
Spark ;)
10 February 2018New meets OldSpark ;)
Ice Hawk
17 February 2018Dust & BonesSpark ;)
19 February 2018A Friend In NeedAngel
Spark ;)
19 February 2018Please Accept My Resignation3L T1GR3
Spider
Angel
Spark ;)
21 February 2018WetworksAngel
Actaeon
3L T1GR3
Spark ;)
24 February 2018I'm a fanJager
Angel
Smogg
Spark ;)
26 February 2018A Day In The Life Of Wan Pt 2Wan
Garo
Deviant
Spark ;)
5 March 2018To End It AllPhoenix
Angel
Garo
Ashurbanipal
Spark ;)
17 March 2018A Man's Soul and FaithSixgear
Perzeval
Snow White
Mal
Spark ;)
11 April 2018Strangers in the HoodBanshee
Growth
Spark ;)
16 April 2018In TransitCheck
Bellona
Ice Hawk
Spark ;)
20 April 2018A Day In The Life Of Wan Pt 3Spider
Growth
Phoenix
Wan
Spark ;)
21 April 2018Everybody Wants SomeGrowth
Angel
Phoenix
Spark ;)
22 April 2018Have a HeartAce
Snow White
Spark ;)
26 April 2018Press gangedRyuko
Fiasco
Noodle
Spark ;)
15 May 2018It's Always Sunny In HavanaGaro
Growth
Redcrow
Spark ;)
27 May 2018Something ShockingGaro
Phoenix
Spark ;)
8 June 2018Choose Your Own Adventure 2Perzeval
Balor
Spark ;)
9 June 20182nd Round KnockoutSpite
Avatar
Omega
Spark ;)
12 June 2018Regulate (Run)Garo
Wan
Omega
Spark ;)
15 June 2018Taking On a Little WaterWan
Lockdown
Garo
Spark ;)
29 June 2018Long Deep DepthsGaro
Defiant
Snow White
Spark ;)
1 July 2018Poison: a cynical run created for gmp-3L T1GR3
Cain
Redcrow
Spark ;)
6 July 2018Big Stick 2Garo
Redcrow
Wan
Spark ;)
6 July 2018Hero ComplexAngel
Cain
Spark ;)
13 July 2018Deal With A Lesser DevilPerzeval
Spider
Spark ;)
6 November 2018POP/STARS (run)Sturgeon
Wan
Spark ;)

Facts and Fictions

Things said and known about them

None

Things they said or know about

None

Quotes Involving Them

None True


Name: Spark ;)

Chargen: Standard

GMP: 127