Pieter Lawton

Brilliant hacker who spends most of his time in the library tooling with computers. Has a weakness for sweets

Description:

Class:
Swordmage
Level:
1
Theme
Samurai
Ability Scores:
Str 16, Con 11, Dex 10, Int 18, Wis 8, Cha 10
Skills:
Athletics +8, Arcana +9, History +9, Diplomacy +5, Streetwise +5
Feats:
Human: Action Surge
Level 1: Toughness
Powers:
Bonus At-Will Power: Frostwind Blade
Swordmage at-will 1: Frigid Blade
Swordmage at-will 1: Sword Burst
Swordmage encounter 1: Sword of Sigils
Swordmage daily 1: Sweeping Frostblade
Equipment:
Leather Armor, Broadsword, Adventurer’s Kit

Bio:

Race: Human
Alignment: Unaligned
Summarized Biography: Pieter’s life has always been spent in cyberspace, examining code instead of other humans. His parents, worried that he wasn’t developing the skills necessary to survive in the real world, decided to ship him off to Von Adler Academy. His hacking skills are so advanced that his perception of reality is literal, able to bend it to achieve his magical needs. Huge fan of Roody-Poo’s Revenge.

Age: 20
Sex: Male
Distinguishing Features: Thick Wayfarers, single tattoo on left forearm saying “Reality is Broken” in binary
Hair: Black, pompadour
Eyes: Brown
Skin: Tan
Height & Weight: 5’8", 145 pounds
Physical Build: Thin, slight hunch
Clothing: Bowtie, casual suit, various colors, mostly conflicting

Key Personality traits:

Summary of Personality: Quiet, withdrawn, and anti-social, but willing to sacrifice for close friends without hesitation. Has little tolerance for illogical people and concepts
What is the Goal of this Character? To hopefully live his life completely digitally, some day assimilating with computers, no matter how crazy it sounds.
What is the Character’s plan to achieve the goal? Continue to study new systems and tech, hack harder and harder targets, continue to convert DVD collection to hard drive.

Character Background

Family: Well off parents that left him to his own devices for most of this teenage life.
Religion: Atheist. Believes Gods and their magic to be illogical, so the concrete proof of their existence means little.
Habits/Vices: Tends to go off on rambling tangents, losing sight of his surroundings and danger
Education: Self taught in school subjects as teachers went to slow for Pieter. Strongest field is advanced computer science and theoretical physics.
Personality: Quiet and anti-social
Likes: Computers, cyberpunk, Roody-Poo’s Revenge, MMOs
Dislikes: Anything that doesn’t run on computers
Fears: To live in a technology free world

Combat Style:

Views on Combat: Necessary if diplomacy or hacking can’t solve it
Stance: Straight back, sword ready, with off hand used to cast.
Feelings on killing: Feels nothing
Feelings on dying: Not worried as his personality, to the best of his ability, has been coded onto a spare hard drive
Treatment of enemies: Just numbers to be crunched
Treatment of Allies: As long as they are understanding and rational, they are ok.
Movements: Mid range, always dodging. Strikes inside then retreats
Victory: Plays Final Fantasy victory fanfare
Defeat: Never has happened.

Pieter Lawton

Von Adler Academy mattamusprime