Chalice

He was once street-level vigilante and self-styled hunter of supernatural evil until he acquired technology that changed his already troubled world.

Description:

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The modern-day paladin named Chalice with his trusty sword “Durandal” at his side.

CHALICE
Joel Domingo Chavez [Secret Identity]

Affiliations
Solo D10, Buddy D8, Team D6

Distinctions
Bard
Loner
Monster Hunter

Power Sets

DESCENDANT OF ROLAND
Enhanced Durability D8, Enhanced Senses D8, Enhanced Stamina D8, Enhanced Reflexes D8, Leaping D6, Mystic Senses D6, Superhuman Strength D10

SFX: Focus of Faith. In an action dice pool that includes a Descendant of Roland power, replace two dice of equal steps with one die of +1 step.
SFX: Healing Prayer. Spend 1 PP to recover your physical stress and step back your physical trauma by -1.
SFX: Hunter of the Wicked. Spend 1 PP or take D6 mental stress to step up an effect die against an opponent of the opposite moral compass
SFX: Second Wind. Before you make an action including a Descendant of Roland power, you may move your physical stress die to the doom pool and step up the Descendant of Roland power by +1 for this action.
SFX: Spiritual Armor. Spend 1 PP to ignore physical stress or physical trauma unless caused by an opponent with the same faith or moral compass.
Limit: Losing Faith. Shutdown either Descendant of Roland powers to gain 1 PP. Recover power by activating an opportunity or during a Transition Scene.

DRAGON SLAYER (“DURANDAL”)
Weapon D10, Godlike Durability D12, Shapeshifting D8, Tentacle D8

SFX: Area Attack. Target multiple opponents. For every additional target, add d6 to your pool and keep +1 effect die.
SFX: Burst. Step up or double a Weapon die against a single target. Remove the highest rolling die and add 3 dice for your total.
SFX: Dangerous. Add d6 to the dice pool for an attack action and step back the highest die by -1. Step up physical stress by +1.
SFX: Feed. On a successful action that uses Weapon to deal physical stress, step up Weapon by +1 for your next action and either spend 1 PP or add the effect die to the doom pool. A target that gets stressed out from this action is removed from play.
Limit: Gear. Shutdown an Dragon Slayer power and gain 1 PP. Take an action vs. the doom pool to recover.

BLACK CRUSADER
Cross Shurikens D6, Longsword D8

SFX: Area Attack. Target multiple opponents. For every additional target, add d6 to your pool and keep +1 effect die.
SFX: Focus. In an action dice pool that includes a Black Crusader power, replace two dice of equal steps with one die of +1 step.
Limit: Gear. Shutdown a Black Crusader power and gain 1 PP. Take an action vs. the doom pool to recover.

Specialties
Acrobatics Expert D8, Combat Expert D8, Covert Expert D8, History Adept D6, Medical Adept D6, Mystic Expert D8, Performing Arts Expert D8, Theology Adept D6, Vehicle Adept D6

Milestones

Guilt-Ridden
1 XP The first time an ally takes stress from a Watcher character in a Scene that you are in.
3 XP When your recovery of your emotional stress involves your admission of your own guilt.
10 XP When you either quit a team in order to save them or your team is defeated by a foe you have brought to them.

Team Player. Or Maybe Not
1 XP When you give support to another hero not already on your team.
3 XP When you confront a team member about your place on the team.
10 XP When you either walk away from your team or join it at a cost to your family.

Bio:

“I don’t know which is worse. Having lost my family, or the fact that I never even had a family to begin with?”

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When a large number of bloody killings were committed by a hooded, masked vigilante, the media gave him the nickname “Black Crusader” due to eyewitness reports of him wielding a medieval longsword.

STATUS

Real Name: Joel Domingo Chavez
Current Alias: Chalice; formerly Black Crusader, Altar Boy (derogatory name used by Temple)
Affiliation: Hero TV
Base of Operations: Cathedral High School; formerly Vatican City, Marikina City
Alignment: Good
Identity: Secret
Citizenship: Filipino-Canadian
Marital Status: Single
Occupation: Student, adventurer, vigilante, witch hunter, singer/musician; former seminarian
Theme Song: “I Am A Rock” by Simon and Garfunkell

CHARACTERISTICS

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Disillusioned with his faith, the people he tried to save and the world in general, Joel retreats into the safety of his thoughts.

Gender: Male
Height: 5’8"
Eyes: Brown
Hair: Black
Universe: Earth-851815
Place of Birth: Marikina City, Philippines
Date of Birth: 13 June 1986

Chalice

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