Jack Jones:


Name: Jack Jones
Alignment: Scrupulous (Good)
Hit Points: 43 S.D.C.: 47
Attributes: IQ 14 ME 15 MA 11 PS 12 PP 20 PE 21 (was a 24 but reduced from drinking) PB 12 SPD 25
Height: 6 ft 2 in (1.88 Meters) Weight: 185 lbs (83.9 kg)
Age: 56 Race: Human Sex: Male P.P.E.: 9
Disposition: Calm, collect, and very steady. He will not touch alcohol but might actually dump any found if people around him keep trying to push it on him. He is very protective, really overprotective, of his daughter.
O.C.C.: CAF Fleet Officer Experience Level: Sixth (6)
Combat Skill: Hand to Hand; Expert
Attacks per Melee: Six (6)
Bonuses, Combat:
+5 to Strike, +7 to Parry, +7 to Dodge, +0 damage, +3 to Roll with punch, fall, or impact, +2 to Initiative, Critical of Nat 18 through 20
Bonus; Save: Lethal Poison +3, Non-Lethal Poison +3, Harmful Drugs +3, Psionics +1, Magic +3, Horror Factor +6
Cybernetics: Universal Head jack & Ear Implant Only
Background Skills: Pilot Hovercraft: 80%, Mathematics - Basic 85%, Computer Operation 75%, Language Trade 4: 98%, Literacy: Trade 4: 98%
O.C.C. Skills: Radio; Basic 85%, Radio; Scramblers 75%, Basic Electronics 70%, Detect Concealment 65%, Intelligence 72%, Paramedic 80%, Demolitions 85%, Hand to Hand; Expert (Sixth level), Pilot Robots and Power Armors 81%, Robot & Power Armor Combat (Basic), Pilot Space Fighter 75%, Fighter Combat (Basic), Language: Language: Trade 1, 3, 5, & 6 98%, Literacy: Trade 1 & 3 75%, Literacy: Trade 4 & 6 98%, W.P. Knife +1 Throw/+2 Parry/+1 Strike, W.P. Energy Pistol +4 Aimed/+2 Burst, W.P. Energy Rifle +4 Aimed/+2 Burst
O.C.C. Related Skills: Electrical Engineer 60%, Mechanical Engineer 50%, Starship Mechanics 47%, Weapons Engineer (Received at Sixth Level) 25%, EVA (Extra-Vehicular Activity) 75%, Pilot Small Starship 85%, Pilot Starship 66%, Navigation, Space 75%, Read Sensory Instruments 65%, Weapon System 75%, Pick Pockets (Received at Third Level) 45%, Streetwise (Received at Third Level) 37%, Mathematics - Advanced (Received at Sixth Level) 45% Computer Programming 60%,
Secondary Skills: Cooking 55%, Athletics (General), Running, Astronomy 50%, Movement: Zero G 120%
Appearance: Jack Jones did use anti-aging treatments until he started drinking but stopped one drinking, since he stopped, he has started using them again, but the drink had its way and he looks like he is in his mid fifties with his black hair slowly going grey. He has soft brown eyes and a very kind and pleasant face. He is very tall and is average built and not too thin or too fat.
Weapons of Note: HI-80 Combat Laser Rifle (4D6+6 single, 2D4x10+10 for 3 rd, 30 shots, 2000 feet), NE-4 Plasma Cartridge Pistol (1D4x10, 10 shots, 500 feet), 2 Vibro-Daggers (1D6)
Armor of Note: CAF Jumpsuit (25 M.D.C.), Light combat Armor (80 M.D.C.)
Other Equipment: Normal equipment for profession
Valuables: Funds of 225,000 Credits shared with his daughter. They have about 1.5 million credits invested.

Background:


Jack Jones was a famous CAF fleet officer and a hero in times past. He used to be a fighter pilot and with just a squadron of twelve fighters, he was able to stop four Berserker class patrol ships from destroying six transports that were moving civilians from a war zone. Unfortunately, he did not know when to keep his mouth shut. Like most people from the CAF, he knew that they were not pirates like claimed, and were actually ships of the Trans-Galactic Empire. He said this loudly whenever he had the opportunity. He said it to his juniors, to his senior officers, to politicians, and to even the media. While likely true, the powers in control of the Consortium got tired of it and he got dismissed from service.


This sudden event sent his whole like into a downward spiral and he climbed into a bottle and tried to forget everything in that bottle. He had a limited pension and that payed for his alcohol. He might have dies drunk one day if it was not for the fact the fact that events again grabbed him. This time of a more personal nature. He had gotten a lady pregnant one day and soon after having the child, a gorgeous baby girl, the women got killed in an alley. Jack was always a very good man and could not just abandon the girl. He pulled himself out of the bottle and never has taken a drink.


His tiny pension would never be enough to support his daughter in any decency so he when back to the only job he knew. He served in many positions on many different ships, never too proud to take a job and very protective of his daughter. He worked on freighters, liners, tugs, and even trash ships. His daughter got older and he found that she loved space as well. Recently, he realized that he wanted more, a shelter for himself when he got old and so his daughter has to not work so hard. He and his daughter joined a small and new company, sinking most of their savings into the company.




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