...when one can have totally badass orc girls, instead. Also with guns, of course!
[for troll chicks, you'll have to check out Ron Edwards' Trollbabe game. Sorry]
In all seriousness, I found this pic floating around the internet, and was totally inspired. Does anyone know where this illustration originated? And the artist behind it? Maybe it's from Shadowrun 4? I'm just curious, 'cause I think it's a great, dynamic piece. I'd read a comic book about that character.
Hell, I'm inspired to write up a character for her in my own game. Let's see:
- A few random rolls: 10, 13, 9, 14, 6, 15.
- Choose priorities: Abilities (A), Resources (B), Skills (C), Metatype (D)
- Add it all up.
Handle: Show (as in "Showboat" or "the Big Show")
STR: 14 (16)
DEX: 18 (19)
CHA: 18 (11.6)
IB: 17 (18)
SPD: 55 (Strong)
Skills: Combat 1, Stealth 1, Military 1
Cybernetics: Custom Wired Reflexes 2, Custom Muscle Enhancement 1
Gear: Armor clothing, 2 medium pistols (both with fire modification), 200 rounds of ammo, flash grenades (4), grapple gun, commlink, combat drugs (1 dose), boosters (4 doses), survival kit, shuriken (4), road hog bike, High lifestyle (1 month), 1050 cr
Defensive Class: 4
THDC0: 16 (pistol/shuriken), 15 (pistol, burst), 16 (unarmed)