James Arlington

Basic Info:

Player: Sketchy25

Position: Anomalous Researcher

Demeanor: Quiet, Well Mannered, Kind

Nature: Observant, Artistic, Curious, Paranoid

Description: Age 27, Caucasian, Male,Wears a gray lab coat with a tan vest and tie under it, 6 foot, 1 inch, Green Eyes, Left Eye missing which is covered by a grayish-white bandage wrapped around the upper part of his head.

Stats:

Health
  • Physical Health: 7
  • Mental Health: 7
Basic Skills
  • Physical Defense: 2
  • Mental Defense: 6
  • Perception: 3
  • Agility: 4
  • Strength: 2
  • Persuasion: 2
  • Intimidation:1
  • Bluff: 3
Pseudo-Specialty Skills
  • Melee:2
  • Ranged:2
  • Survival:1
  • Sneak:1
  • Academics:2
  • Science:3
  • Medical:2
Specialty Skills:

You have twelve points to distribute among as many or as few specialty skills as you see fit (but at least three is almost always warranted). Remember to explain what each specialty entails.

  • Stay Calm and Think: 5.When under intense pressure such as a life or death situation, he still thinks before he acts even when he is paranoid, his planning before acting helps him come up with better, more effective solutions.
  • No man left behind: 4. Despite being paranoid at times, he is still has a great care for others so he would put himself in harms way to rescue as many people as he can and lead them to safety.
  • Ain't going without a gun:3. Even though he isn't much of a fighter, he still has the sense to carry a weapon when he knows there's going to be danger ahead, this gives him somewhat of an edge during combat.

Possessions:

List everything your character carries on their person here. Be reasonable.

  • Notebook [For quick sketches and personal notes]
  • Matches
  • Cigarettes
  • Pencil
  • Pen
  • Holster for small weaponry
  • Colt M1911
  • 4 ammo clips for Colt M1911 with 7 rounds each

And everything that they keep in their room at Site 19. Anything that's not listed here or in the section above will be difficult for the character to retrieve.

  • Books that are mostly about How to Guides, Cryptozoology and anomalous artifacts.
  • Magazines pertaining to current events.
  • Desk with a chair next to it, a lamp and unread documents on the desk.
  • Pages of scrapped artistic works scattered around the floor at times.

Personal History:

James was born in Albuquerque, New Mexico in 1927.
During his childhood, he grew quite fond of Plant and animal life as well as the Stars. He also drew and colored anything that interested him such as objects, stars, Plants and Animals.
During his years in Elementary School, he never enjoyed socializing with others and would rather sit by himself as he would draw more complex versions of his early childhood drawings. As a result, he lacked most social capabilities that a regular person would have as well as physical strength but achieved a greater mental capability and achieved a higher level of patience.
After his graduation in 1945 he gained a great interest in Archaeology as he began quests with a team of Archaeologists to uncover artifacts then later studied and drew the artifacts that his team uncovered in complex detail,. After his separation from the group for reasons currently unknown, he began research on cryptids also known as creatures such as bigfoot, Loch Ness Monster etc.
After his long, time consuming research, he came across an Organization looking for fresh recruits which was known as the Foundation.
This organization peaked his interest and soon joined in 1954 at the age of 27.
He now currently studies the SCPs and makes artistic depictions of them at times. He stays away from Humanoid and dangerous SCPs due to an encounter with a classified humanoid SCP killed several scientists and nearly killed him as he was trying to protect the other scientists. Fortunately, he was saved when the medical team recovered him unconscious, as a result from the vicious encounter, he now has his left eye missing and gains paranoia but is still dedicated to his research and artistic depictions.

Miscellaneous:

Due to his paranoia, he strongly believes that he cannot go
anywhere without carrying a loaded weapon.
He keeps his calm by smoking a cigarette every once in a while and drawing his favorite characters from tv shows.

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