Callista

The world's first bionic monk

Description:

MONK ABILITIES
dodge missiles vs. petrification
saves for NO damage
punches do REAL damage
hit +5 is a stun result
target’s AC is % chance for lethal blow from weapons
not actually bionic

3rd level – speak with animals (not magical)
4th level – immune to ESP (30% chance)
5th level – immune to haste and slow
6th level – pretend to be dead

5’9" tall, 154 pounds
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STUFF
linen gown
woolen gown
cloak
heavy boots
hose
woolen tunic
signal whistle
chalk
steel mirror
longsword
dagger
silken cord

sample of yellow “neuroderm” from the Rudishva ship
clan Legarion token
clay token of Archontos sewer goblins
red silk robes of Set
holy symbol of Set
3 cobra gems and 3 vials of cobra venom (taken from Helena)

BOOKS
Thorcin Poisons and Their Cures
Nine Hells
On the Ancient Ones

journal, Berevlac and his journey to find the city(?)

MAGIC
Troll-off Repellent?
2 magic weapons (max for a monk)
Spoke in the Wheel
Staff of Striking
red mace of Set
3 other magic items (max for a monk)
Mantle of Fenth
+2 Amulet of Armor
Natural Armor Ring +2

Bio:

Former servant of Keko the Wise, captured by the Cult of Set, killed in battle with the false Ptarmes, raised by the Jade Cup (life-changing Near Death Experience).

Callista is a bit pale for an Archontean, but a bit dark for a Thorcin or a Wiskin. She tans evenly rather than freckling. With a little work she can pass in any of these societies, but none of them would consider her particularly attractive or eloquent (thus the low Charisma score).

She is currently working to establish a monastery in The Green Lady’s new town, Falaise, where she will foster the philosophy of the Jade Cup, as well as train those who wish to learn the extinct martial arts techniques that she calls the Jade Dance.

As the first monk of this age, there’s no one alive to train her. She learns through dreams and meditations, consulting the memories (either past or future, she has no idea) of those raised by the Jade Cup.

Callista

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