P R A Y   F O R   T H E   P R E Y
A ROLE PLAYING CAMPAIGN

APPLICANTS
INFANTRY

  Sterling Braun           Age:  24          Origin:  Starview          Rank:  Lance Corporal
     Characteristics:
INT:  6          WILL:  5         PRE:  5          TECH:  2
REF:  4          DEX:  4          CON:  4          STR:  4
BODY:  4         MOVE:  6
     Notable Skills:
Autofire/Firearms:  +5  Sing:  +4 Evade:  +5
Seduction:  +2   HTH:  +3 Persuasion:  +3
Cooking:  +3   Acting:  +2 Driving-APC:  +1
     Remarks:  He likes to sing.  Great stress reliever.  Overall nice guy.  Was an actor before joining the military.  No one is sure why he took the job change…word out said he was quite an actor.  Over the course of the story...he has become a better cook...
 

Norton Dekker        Age:  27          Origin:  Wisconsin, Earth          Rank:  Private 1st Class
    Characteristics:
INT:  4          WILL:  5         PRE:  6          TECH:  3
REF:  4          DEX:  5          CON:  4          STR:  4
BODY:  3         MOVE:  6
    Notable Skills:
Autofire/Firearms:  +5         Riding:  +4         Evade:  +5
Seduction:  +1          HTH:  +3         Persuasion:  +1
Mimicry:  +2          Dancing:  +1         Athletics:   +3
    Remarks:  Raised by clowns…literally.  Grew up in a circus.  Not so proud of his lineage.  Very serious and very defensive but never to the point of violence.  A nice guy…just a little sick and tired of all the Clown jokes.  Was partially converted into an alien egg...but feels much better now.

 

<DECEASED>
Richard Edlund       
Age:  30          Origin:  Anchorpoint          Rank:  Private
    Characteristics:
INT:  6          WILL:  4         PRE:  6          TECH:  2
REF:  3          DEX:  3          CON:  3          STR:  3
BODY:  4         MOVE:  6
    Notable Skills:
Autofire/Firearms:  +6         Evade:  +4         HTH:  +3
Persuasion:  +3          Streetwise:  +2         Sleight of Hand:  +2
Lockpicking:  +2          Forgery:  +2         Perception:  +3
    Remarks:  Worked at a casino until the casino folded.  He's somewhat greedy.  Watch this one.  Never been caught with contraband or doing anything illegal but there’s a first time for everything.  Confident and good morale booster.  Killed during the destruction of Anchorpoint.

Hellen Erickson         Age:  24          Origin:  Barabazon, UPP          Rank:  Private
    Characteristics:
INT:  4          WILL:  4         PRE:  3          TECH:  2
REF:  6          DEX:  6          CON:  4          STR:  3
BODY:  4         MOVE:  4
      Notable Skills:
Autofire/Firearms:  +7          HTH:  +2          Streetwise:  +3
Gunnery:  +2                       Evade:  +6          Trading:  +1
Conversation:  +4               Gambling:  +1      High Society:  +2
    Remarks:  Family defected from the UPP when Hellen was 12.  Doesn't talk...period, unless spoken to.  Thin and tall but very agile.  No on brings up her heritage with her.  She talks about that even less.

Frank Hammerson    
Age:  26        Origin:  Anchorpoint    Rank:  Private
Characteristics:     
    INT:  2        WILL:  2        PRE:  2        TECH:  5     REF:  7        DEX:  7       
    CON:  4        STR:  4        BODY:  3    MOVE:  3   
Notable Skills:     
    Autofire/Firearms:  +5                                                     HTH:  +4   
    Pilot (Powerloader):  47                                                  Evade:  +4   
    Engineer (Hvy Equipment):  +5                                        Driving (Hvy Equipment):  +4   
    Electronics:  +3                                                               Engineer (Armor):  +3       
    Engineer (Fortifications):  +7
    Remarks:    Grandparents built Anchorpoint.  A full lineage of builders and construction workers.  Frank contains ingrained knowledge of engineering and holds a knack for building engineering.  He’s an encyclopedia of building history.

H EAVY WEAPONS

<DECEASED>
Miranda Grey          
Age:  28          Origin:  Acheron           Rank:  Private 1st Class
    Characteristics:
INT:  4          WILL:  3         PRE:  4          TECH:  5
REF:  4          DEX:  4          CON:  4          STR:  5
BODY:  5         MOVE:  6
    Notable Skills:
Autofire/Firearms:  +2          HTH:  +1            Melee:  +2
Heavy Weapons:  +3          Evade:  +2          Gunnery:  +2
Zero-G Maneuvering:  +1          Com. Programming:  +2         Bureaucratic:  +3
Smart Gunner: +3  
    Remarks:  Great manners.  Left Acheron to join the CMC.  Was still in training when the Colony was destroyed.  Lost both parents on Acheron.  Was on the short list ever since for a follow-up mission.  Definite recommendation.  However, may lack necessary required skills.  Killed during the Anchorpoint incident.

Francisco Holland           Age:  36          Origin:  Tartarus           Rank:  Private 1st Class
    Characteristics:
INT:  4          WILL:  7         PRE:  5          TECH:  1
REF:  4          DEX:  4          CON:  6          STR:  3
BODY:  3         MOVE:  3
    Notable Skills:
Autofire/Firearms:  +4          Heavy Weapons:  +5         Melee:  +3
Smart Gunner:  +5          Intimidation:  +3          Leadership:  +4
Gunnery:  +3           Evade:  +2          Teacher:  +3
     Remarks:  A wise sort.  Has refused promotion three times.  I guess he just doesn't want to be more than a soldier.  Has been involved in the “Siege of Pandora”, “The Battle of the Four Moons”, “The War of Ventix”, “The Rodina Conflict”, “Operation Fallen Angel”, and served two years on Tartarus.  He has two Purple Hearts and a Bronze Star for “Ventix.”  He has started an obsession with the alien menace.  Distrusts Dr OcDugal.  Has gained bonds with Grey and Erickson.

Liv Spence      Age:  24       
    Origin:  New York    Rank:  Private
Characteristics:         
    INT:  3        WILL:  3    PRE:  6       
    TECH:  3    REF:  5        DEX:  5       
    CON:  4        STR:  3        BODY:  3    MOVE:  5   
Notable Skills:     
    Autofire/Firearms:  +4   
    Heavy Weapons:  +4    Melee:  +3
    Smart Gunner:  +3    Streetwise:  +1       
    Dancing:  +4        Gunnery:  +5       
    Evade:  +5        Acrobatics:  +6
    Remarks:  The only survivor from the USS Renegade.  She is unsure what her purpose is anymore.  Being on the Deterrent gives her meaning.  Used to be a professional dancer until her parents died during a terrorist act.  She joined the military soon after

FORCE RECON (NOTE...Force Recon personnel currently on another assignment)

Emil Lang           Age:  25          Origin:  St. John Military base         Rank:  Corporal
    Characteristics:
INT:  3          WILL:  5         PRE:  4          TECH:  1
REF:  7          DEX:  6          CON:  5          STR:  5
BODY:  2         MOVE:  2
Notable Skills:
Autofire/Firearms:  +4         Heavy Weapons:  +4         Sniper:  +8
Survival:  +4      Parachuting:  +3          Smart Gunner:  +3
Gunnery:  +3          Evade:  +5          Zero-G Maneuvering:  +1
Stealth:  +1

    Remarks:  A Prodigy.  Watch out for this one.  You might lose him to a promotion.  Was transferred into Force Recon early.  Rumor passed around that at a competition, he shot through a hole in the bull’s-eye made from the competitor before him.  Kept the same scope rifle assigned to him from basic training.  It was a small obsession the CMC was more than willing to tolerate.

Lynn Logan          Age:  29          Origin:  Alexandria          Rank:  Corporal
    Characteristics:
INT:  5          WILL:  5         PRE:  4          TECH:  2
REF:  4  DEX:  4  CON:  5  STR:  5
BODY:  2 MOVE:  4
Notable Skills:
Autofire/Firearms:  +5         Heavy Weapons:  +4         Sniper:  +2
High Society:  +3          Acting:  +4          Seduction:  +3
Gunnery:  +2          Evade:  +5          Beurocratic:  +3
    Remarks:  The younger sister of Senator Faye Logan of Alexandria.  She is very committed to her career.  Left Alexandria because of the need to find a name for herself outside the stigma of her celebrity lineage.  Still carries some baggage from being pampered though but hoped to prove entering Force Recon denounced those criticisms.


<DECEASED>
Tara Montgomery      
Age:  27          Origin:  Vancouver, Canada         Rank:  Lance Corporal
    Characteristics:
INT:  4          WILL:  4         PRE:  4          TECH:  6
REF:  4          DEX:  4          CON:  5          STR:  4
BODY:  3         MOVE:  2
    Notable Skills:
Autofire/Firearms:  +3         Heavy Weapons:  +4         Comp. Programming:  +6
Cryptography:  +4         Hacking:  +7          Surveillance:  +3
Lockpicking:  +4          Evade:  +5          Security Systems:  +3
    Remarks:  Choose CMC over jail when law enforcements caught her trying to break into the Weyland-Yutani BioLab files.  Was so good at computers, Force Recon Colonel Bridger asked her to accompany his team in the “War of Ventix”.  She performed so well, she requested transfer.  To the shock of many, she was accepted.  NOTE:  Did not survive alien implantation.

Terry Rawlings          Age:  28          Origin:  Aerodyne          Rank:  Corporal
    Characteristics:
INT:  4          WILL:  4         PRE:  4          TECH:  5
REF:  4          DEX:  4          CON:  5          STR:  4
BODY:  3         MOVE:  3
    Notable Skills:
Autofire/Firearms:  +5         Heavy Weapons:  +5         Demolition/Disposal:  +4
Gambling:  +3          Parachuting:  +3          Athletics:  +3
Gunnery:  +2          Evade:  +5          Zero-G Maneuvering:  +4
    Remarks:  Depressed.  Lost his family during the failed UPP attack on Aerodyne.  Real grudge against them.  The obsession got him into Force Recon and continually requests operations that take him into their space.  Because of personal conflicts, he is usually declined.

Private Roland Zagadka.
    Age:  34        Origin:  Barabazon, UPP        Rank:  Private
    Characteristics:     
        INT:  4        WILL:  5            PRE:  6        TECH:  5
        REF:  6        DEX:  6                CON:  5        STR:  4
        BODY:  4    MOVE:  4   
    Notable Skills:     
    Autofire/Firearms:  +6        Heavy Weapons:  +1        Sniper Rifle:  +1       
    Surveillance:  +2                Evade:  +5                        Security Systems:  +4
    Tactics:  +2                        Leadership:  +3                Parachuting:  +3       
    Intimidation:  +5                Interrogation:  +3                Cooking:  +1       
    Athletics:  +5                   Pilot:  Interceptor:  +2        Hand-Hand:  +6       
    Martial Arts (Various)

AEROSPACE

Sarah Shusset          Age:  24          Origin:  Hilo         Rank:  Sen Aeroman
    Characteristics:
INT:  6          WILL: 3          PRE:  5          TECH:  4
REF:  4          DEX:  4          CON:  4          STR:  3
BODY:  3         MOVE:  4
    Notable Skills:
Autofire/Firearms:  +1             Pilot-Starship:  +6         Astrogation:  +4
Pilot-Interceptor:  +2         Navigation:  +6          Pilot-Aerospace:  +3
Gunnery:  +3          Pilot-Dropship:  +4         Zero-G Maneuvering:  +2
    Remarks:  Silent type.  Very attractive though.  Great with raw numbers.  She made it very clear her drive to be a ship captain eventually.  Knows almost every star, planet, and outpost in known space.  Buried in books.  Wears contacts.  Learned to fly on Freighters and tugs then moved up the colony transports.  Was plotting astrogation routes in her head when she was eight.  Joined the Weyland Yutani Colonial Administration when she was only 16 and contracted to pilot the Colony Loader for Acheron. 

<DECEASED>
Melinda Sutton          
Age:  27          Origin:  Gateway Station          Rank:  Aeroman
    Characteristics:
INT:  4          WILL:  4         PRE:  4          TECH:  4
REF:  5          DEX:  4          CON:  4          STR:  4
BODY:  3         MOVE:  4
    Notable Skills:
Autofire/Firearms:  +1         Pilot-Starship:  +3         Astrogation:  +3
Pilot-Interceptor:  +4         Parachuting:  +1          Pilot-Aerospace:  +4
Gunnery:  +4          Pilot-Dropship:  +4         Zero-G Maneuvering:  +3
    Remarks:  Was married for a short time to Lieutenant Robert Gormon who was assigned to the Acheron mission.  It ended well enough…distance was the problem.  Easy to get along with.  Very soft spoken.  Admired by her fellow officers because of her bravery.  One joked she must have been Chuck Yeager in a previous life.  She has a lead foot and once flew a fully loaded dropship at Mach 1.2 to the deck  on the Pandora Incident.  The didn’t begin brake until one kilometer for the target.  She was asked not to do that again… still won the Bronze Star as her ship was also the last to take off.  Currently married to Corporal William Sutton of the Armor Division.  NOTE:  Was killed by the hands of Mercenaries from The Wasp.

Maximillian Steele    
    Age:  19        Origin:  Tokyo, Japan    Rank:  Aeroman
    Characteristics:      INT:  4        WILL:  3    PRE:  4        TECH:  2
            REF:  6        DEX:  4        CON:  5        STR:  4
            BODY:  3    MOVE:  5   
    Notable Skills:     
            Autofire/Firearms:  +4    Pilot-Starship:  +3      Astrogation:  +3
            Pilot-Interceptor:  +4    Parachuting:  +1        Pilot-Aerospace:  +5
            Gunnery:  +5        Pilot-Dropship:  +3    Zero-G Maneuvering:  +2
    Remarks:  Very wet behind the ears.  This is will be his first active assignment.  Raw talent with the “sticks”.  Still has a lot to learn.  Very eager to learn.  Kind of a suck-up.  Uncle is Colonel Steele from the 4th Marine Brigade.  The senior Steele kept his nephew out of the combat arena but after continued pestering by Max, the Colonel finally gave up.  A natural skill for being able to fly and shoot a gun at the same time.

APC DRIVERS

William Sutton            Age:  28          Origin:  Bracken’s World          Rank:  Lance Corporal
    Characteristics:
INT:  4          WILL:  4         PRE:  4          TECH:  4
REF:  5          DEX:  4          CON:  4          STR:  4
BODY:  4         MOVE:  3
    Notable Skills:
Autofire/Firearms:  +1         Driving-APC:  +3         Driving-Buggy:  +6
Driving-Tank:  +3         Navigation:  +6          Gunnery:  +3
Engineer-Armor:  +5         Boating:  +6          Survival:  +2
    Remarks:  The Current husband Melinda Sutton.  Has been known to be slightly overprotective of Melinda.  They keep their personal feelings to themselves overall when on duty or assignment.  Raised on the water planet, Bracken’s World.  Very adept and instinctual navigation.  Prefers the “wind of his face driving.”  Likes old style classics and convertible city cruising.  Has become suicidal and depressed since the death of his wife.

SYNTHETIC

<DESTROYED>
“Dawn”

 SEX:  Female           VISIBLE AGE:  29
INT:  7          PRE:  3          TECH:  7         REF:   6
DEX:  6          STR:  6              MOVE:  3               BODY:  7
HITS:  52         KILLING DEFENSE:  8
SKILLS:
    Education :  +5            Computer Programming:  +3         Science:  +5
    Research:  +3          Paramedic:  +5                                Pilot—Dropship:  +1
    First Aid:  +6           Engineer--Synthetic:  +3           Electronics:  +3
    Astrogation:  +2          Driving—APC:  +3              Driving—Buggy:  +1
    Navigation: +1          Engineer—Aerospace:  +1               Engineer—Armor:  +2
    Pilot—Starship:  +1         Hand-to-Hand Evade:  +4          Conversation:  +1
    Programmed Disposition:  A more personable model.  Tall and attractive.  Primary programming skewers towards medicine with moderate machinery skills.  A preferred model on larger ships.  Sexual reprogramming is prohibited.  This model was found to have been hacked by Weyland Yutani and was destroyed.

“Bishop”
    SEX:  Male        Visible Age:  45
    INT:  7            PRE:  3        TECH:  9        REF:   5           
    DEX:  5        STR:  5          MOVE:  3              BODY:  5
HITS:  25    KILLING DEFENSE:  8
        SKILLS:
                Education :  +6              Computer Programming:  +5        Science:  +5                         Research:  +1                       
                Pilot—Dropship:  +2      Hacking:  +3                                First Aid:  +3                      Engineer--Synthetic:  +3        
                Electronics:  +4              Astrogation:  +3                          Driving—APC:  +4              Driving—Buggy:  +3                  
                Navigation: +3                     Engineer—Aerospace:  +2      Engineer—Armor:  +3                
                Pilot—Starship:  +2        Engineer—Starship:  +2             Pilot—Powerloader:  +2
ABILITIES:
    Ambidexterity             Common Sense   
    Eidetic Memory        Lightening Calculator
    Time Sense                Speed Reader              Double Jointed
    Remarks:  The same exact Bishop from “Aliens.”  Only decided to stay functional because of his knowledfe that he possesses information vital to the war effort.

FLIGHT CREW

<DECEASED>
(Navigator)

Griffon Westlake        Age:  31          Origin:  Argos          Rank:  Lieutenant
    Characteristics:
INT:  7          WILL:  4         PRE:  3          TECH:  5
REF:  5          DEX: 4          CON:  2          STR:  3
BODY:  3         MOVE:  4
    Notable Skills:
Astrogation:  +7          Pilot-Starship:  +3         Pilot-Dropship:  +3
Pilot-Aircraft:  +2         Navigation: +5          Gunnery:  +2
Engineer-Starship:  +2         First Aid:  +2          Zero-G Maneuvering:  +2
    Remarks:  Psyche assistant recommends observation.  He lost his whole family when the USS Pentekonter crashed at the Hilo spaceport.  Joined the military and has been a lifer ever since. His quarters are empty…he has no mementos or personal artifacts.  Killed by Dawn synthetic.

(Pilot)
Sarah Whillete        Age:  28          Origin:  Berlin, Germany          Rank:  Corporal
    Characteristics:
INT:  4          WILL:  3         PRE:  4          TECH:  6
REF:  5          DEX:  4          CON:  4          STR:  3
BODY:  3         MOVE:  4
    Notable Skills:
Astrogation:  +3          Pilot-Starship:  +5         Pilot-Dropship:  +2
Pilot-Aircraft:  +1         Navigation:  +2          Gunnery:  +3
Engineer-Starship:  +3         Pilot-Space Fighter:  +5         Mechanics:  +3
    Remarks:  Was an ace Stingray combat interceptor until her escape pod crashed into the ocean of Fiorina while pursuing bandits.  Her pod filled with water and she was trapped.  She would have drowned if the warden and staff hadn’t rescue her.  Since then, she developed a mild fear of water AND enclosed spaces.  She requested transfer to starship pilot.  Captain Sommerville had a past  with her…that may be the reason he requested after her psych evaluation.

(Gunner / Engineer)
Thomas Woodruff          Age:  21          Origin:  Thedus          Rank:  Private
    Characteristics:
INT:  4         WILL:  3         PRE:  3          TECH:  6
REF:  6          DEX:  4          CON:  4          STR:  3
BODY:  3         MOVE:  4
    Notable Skills:
Astrogation:  +1          Pilot-Starship:  +2         Engineer-Starship:  +3
Pilot-Aircraft:  +1         Navigation:  +3          Gunnery:  +5
Mechanics:  +3          Weaponsmith:  +2         Engineer-Aerospace:  +4
    Remarks:  Glasses denote a desk job for most of his military career.  Never been in a ground combat situation but proved phenomenal in dealing with starship engineering and electronics.  So he was removed early from basic training and sped through starship technical college.  Has been bouncing through ship tours ever since.  Has not been planet side since.