Thursday, January 16, 2014

Manic Pixie Dream Girl


Originally posted on the SJ Games forum, reposting here so I don't lose it. Apparently, some people didn't understand that she's a joke character (she's a literalized metaphor: a pixie, manic[-depressive], and deals with dreams), not optimized or otherwise purposeful. Nevertheless, she's a GURPS-legal and very nearly DF-compliant 250 point character.


Attributes

ST 5 [-50]; DX 15 [100]; IQ 15 [100]; HT 11 [10].

Secondary Characteristics

SM-6; Damage 1d-4/1d-3; BL 5 lbs.; HP 1 [-8]; Will 15 [0]; Per 12 [-15]; FP 9 [9]; Basic Speed 6.5 [5]; Basic Move 6 [0].

Advantages

Appearance (Attractive) [4]; Enhanced Dodge 1 [15]; Flight (Winged, -25%) [30]; Magery 3 [35]; Reduced Consumption 4 [8]; Spirit Empathy [10].

Perks

Pixie Shot [1].

Disadvantages

Dependency (Mana; Very Common; Constantly) [-25]; Manic-Depressive [-20]; Skinny [-5]; Obsession (Teach broodingly soulful young men to embrace life and its infinite mysteries and adventures) [-10]; Overconfidence [-5*]; Post-Combat Shakes [-5*]; Stubbornness [-5].

Quirks

Too many to list.

Skills

Hidden Lore (Dreams) (A) IQ [2]-15; Occultism(A) IQ [2]-15; Alchemy (VH) IQ [8]-15; Thaumatology (VH) IQ [1]-15; Hazardous Materials (Magical)(A) IQ-1 [1]-14; Research (A) IQ-1 [1]-14; Speed-Reading (A) IQ-1 [1]-14; Teaching (A) IQ-1 [1]-14; Writing (A) IQ-1 [1]-14; Meditation (H) Will-1 [2]-14; Staff (A) DX+2 [8]-17; Throwing (A) DX+1 [4]-16; Fast-Draw (Potion) (E) DX [1]-15; Climbing (A) DX-1 [1]-14; Stealth (A) DX-1 [1]-14; Gesture (E) IQ [1]-15; Savoir-Faire (High Society) (E) IQ [1]-15; Scrounging (E) Per [1]-12; Body Sense (H) DX-2 [1]-10; Musical Instrument (Ukulele) (H) IQ-1 [2]-14

Spells

(all spells (H) IQ+1 [1]-16)

Dream Viewing; Dream Sending; Dream Projection; Sleep; Daze; Foolishness; Apportation; Blur; Darkness; Continual Light; Light; Complex Illusion; Simple Illusion; Sound; Colors; Lightning; Purify Air; Seek Air; Create Air; Destroy Air; Shape Air; Air Jet; Wall of Wind; Windstorm; Spark Storm; Madness; Drunkenness; Fascinate; Sense Emotion; Sense Foes.

2 comments:

Peter V. Dell'Orto said...

You should post more characters, wacky or not.

Iron Llama said...

I'm working on methods of automatically generating large numbers of NPCs, so experimental results may appear here at some point.