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Gravity Man
Gravity Man
James Theo
Cost Characteristic Value Roll Notes
10 STR 20 13- Lift: 400.0kg; HTH: 4d6; END: [2]
39 DEX 23 14- OCV: 8  DCV: 8
14 CON 17 12-
0 BODY 10 11-
8 INT 18 13- PER Roll: 13-
2 EGO 11 11- ECV: 4; Mental Defense: 0
0 PRE 10 11- PRE Attack: 2d6
2 COM 14 12-
3 PD 7/27   Total: 7/27 PD (0/20 rPD)
4 ED 7/27   Total: 7/27 ED (0/20 rED)
27 SPD 6   Phases: 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12
-2 REC 6   Running: 6" / 12"
0 END 34   Swimming: 2" / 4"
0 STUN 29   Flight: 11" / 88"
 
Gravity Man | Summary
Real Name: James Theo Hair Color: Black
Concept: Energy Blaster/Speedster Eye Color: Totally Black
Affiliation: The Crimebusters Height & Weight: 6' 0" (1.82 m) / 243 lbs (110.00 kg)
Played By: J. Ben Waddell Date of Birth: 5 June 1910
Created By: J. Ben Waddell Place of Birth: Monroe, North Carolina, USA
Cost Powers END
55 Gravitational Powers: Multipower, 55-point reserve
5u 1) Gravity Ball: Energy Blast 4d6, Attack Versus Limited Defense (Power Defense; +1 1/2) (50 Active Points) 5
1u 2) Gravity Deflection: Missile Deflection (Bullets & Shrapnel) (15 Active Points)
5u 3) Gravity Pulse: Energy Blast 10d6 (50 Active Points) 5
4u 4) Gravity Wave: Energy Blast 6d6, STUN Only (+0), Explosion (+1/2) (45 Active Points) 4
4u 5) Gravity Well: Entangle 4d6, 4 DEF, Takes No Damage From Attacks Limited Group (Physical; +1/4) (50 Active Points); Cannot Form Barriers (-1/4) 5
4u 6) Increased Mass: Drain 2d6, Delayed Return Rate (points return at the rate of 5 per Minute; +1/4), DEX and SPD simultaneously (+1/2), Ranged (+1/2) (45 Active Points) 4
20 Gravitational Powers: Elemental Control, 40-point powers
20 1) Gravitic Flight: Flight 11", x8 Noncombat, Costs END Only To Activate (+1/4) (40 Active Points) 3
30 2) Gravity Field: Force Field (20 PD/20 ED), Costs END Only To Activate (+1/4) (50 Active Points) 4
16 Gravitational Reserves: Endurance Reserve (110 END, 5 REC) (16 Active Points)
Cost Skills
1 Crimebusters Package
Contact: Jake Lobo (Useful Skills, Major Institutions, Significant Contacts, Good Relationship) 11-
Minor Talent: Is Contacted Whenever the Team is Needed (Specifics Vary By Character)
Monitored by the East Coast Media 11-
PS: Crimebuster 8-
Reputation: True Blue Heroes, +2/+2d6 14-
Teamwork 14-
3 Deduction 13-
0 Everyman Skills
AK: Monroe, North Carolina, USA 11-
Acting 8-
Climbing 8-
Concealment 8-
Conversation 8-
Deduction 8-
Language: English (idiomatic) (4 Active Points)
PS: Athlete (Custom Adder) 11-
Paramedics 8-
Persuasion 8-
Shadowing 8-
Stealth 8-
TF: Custom Adder, Small Motorized Ground Vehicles
[Notes: Custom Mod is Everyman Skill]
3 KS: Known Superhuman Criminals 13-
3 KS: German Ubermen 13-
3 Language: Greek (completely fluent)
16 Military Package (Cost: 16)
Climbing 14-
Demolitions 13-
KS: The Military World 11-
KS: US Army Customs and History 11-
Navigation (Land) 13-
PS: Soldier 11-
Paramedics 8-
Running +1"
Social Limitation: Civilians Just Don't Get It
Stealth 14-
Tactics 13-
WF: Small Arms, Blades
3 Street Detective Package (Cost: 3 Points)
Bugging 13-
Criminology 13-
Deduction 13-
Disguise 13-
Forensic Medicine 13-
Interrogation 11-
Knowledge Skill: New York City's Criminal Underground (INT Roll)
Lockpicking 14-
Monitored by Local Law Enforcement 14 or less
Security Systems 13-
Shadowing 13-
Social Limitation: Not Completely Trusted by the Public or the Police
Stealth 14-
Streetwise 11-
3 Tactics 13-
3 Teamwork 14-
175+ Disadvantages
10 Hunted: Sun Ray 8- (As Pow, Harshly Punish)
15 Hunted: Mystery 8- (As Pow, NCI, Harshly Punish)
10 Physical Limitation: Horrible Hangovers (Infrequently, Greatly Impairing)
10 Physical Limitation: Weirdness Magnet (Frequently, Slightly Impairing)
15 Physical Limitation: Weird Biochemistry Requires Special Medical Care (Frequently, Greatly Impairing)
15 Psychological Limitation: Always Calm and Collected (Common, Strong)
10 Psychological Limitation: Charitable (Common, Moderate)
15 Psychological Limitation: Reluctant to Kill (Common, Strong)
10 Social Limitation: Excommunicated (Frequently, Minor)
15 Social Limitation: Secret Identity (James Theo) (Frequently, Major)
Gravity Man | Points Summary
Characteristics Cost: 107 Base Points: 175
Powers Cost: 164 Disadvantages: 125
Talents Cost: 0 Total Experience: 15
Perks Cost: 0 Spent Experience: 12
Martial Arts Cost: 0 Unspent Experience: 3
Skills Cost: 41 Total Points: 315
Background

James Andreus Theo was a child of the times born June 5th 1910. He was an avid baseball player and football player at least as much as he could being a sickly boy. He loved all things American, his family, and his friends.

Then World War I came home. Both of his Uncles and his father were killed in the Marne counter-offensive in July of 1918. James was only 8 at the time and he was affected greatly. He grew up wishing there was something he could do to bring back his missing family. He went into a shell of his own imagination that remained unbroken until he entered high school. No one knows what happened to him that changed him so; he had become pretty sick over the summer before his freshman year and the day after he recovered from the illness he was changed.

That day he went out and played baseball all day, which had never been possible before due to his deteriorated constitution. His mother never questioned it at least not to him, and from that day forward he was an incredible athlete. In high school he lettered in football, baseball and wrestling. He broke almost every record in each of the sports he participated in. He never seemed to even be working to hard to be better than everyone else. There were a few times in games that things he did seemed super human; he once leapt over a tackle that was far to high for anyone to jump, and another time he plowed through 3 onrushing defensive tackles each one had at least forty pounds on him. Two of the tackles were injured and Andreus walked away without a bruise.

He joined the army immediately after high school and stayed in for 8 years and then started college. He did summer courses and graduated early. In college he continued to play football and learned of his powers, he woke up one morning after dreaming of flying and looked over to turn off the alarm clock but the only thing next to him was the ceiling light. He was floating in the air without any problem. Getting down was quite a trick he was there for a good hour before he figured out how to get down. He began to experiment with his powers and he realized that he was completely in control of gravity. He even found that he could create a small black hole that sucked everything into it.

He realized where his power in football had come from, his ups in basketball, his home run hits that just seemed to float away, and his uncanny ability in wrestling. He could make people float, he crush things with itís own gravity, and fire gravitational balls of force. He stopped playing intra-mural sports to the dismay of all of his coaches and began training himself in his powers. They came along slowly at first and then one day after he had caught been sick they almost increased exponentially. His powers are seemingly only limited by his imagination.

He began fighting crime one day after witnessing a robbery first he used gravity to break a branch and make it fall on one of the fleeing bank robber then making the other robberís shoes so heavy that he couldnít even walk to get away. Andreus knew that with great power came responsibility to use that power in a way to help mankind. Andreus felt that he had not yet finished with his service to his country and decided to put his powers to use. This time not in the military but in a way he thought would be helpful, as a super powered hero.

He could stop crime in the big city and began creating a costume. He had some success as a hero around town but he quickly realized that he needed assistance, a team if he were to succeed on a larger scale. He had become very good at sniffing out crime and finding information in the city by learning what he could from friends he made at the police force. He named himself the Gravity Man after the point in the middle of a black hole in which time and space are actually bent and all the rules of time and space donít mean anything. He has noted the fact that whenever he gets sick his powers and his body has a habit of evolving drastically.

Personality

Gravity Man loves America and everything she stands for. He sees the growing tide of war and wonders how super humans will fit in it. He is a true Gemini, jovial and good spirited one minute then thoughtful and brooding the next. He is not totally in control of his powers and he knows it so he tries to make sure he practices but usually gets dragged away by one of his many friends. He is an all American boy, he played sports likes to go camping and is fascinated by new ideas. Most of all he wants to be the hero he knows is needed by the world. He just hopes he is up to the task.

Quote

"Everything obeys the law of gravity! Care for a demonstration?"

Powers

Gravity Man has total control over gravity. He can fly and emits a force field of gravitational energy that can stop almost anything, however it works slightly better on physical attacks than energy attacks. He can make a persons gravity multiply exponentially to the point that they are crushed or cannot walk or reverse it and send them flying high into the air only to crash back into the ground. He can have gravity hold someone to the ground for long periods of time. He can create mini black holes that suck in attacks. He can travel at great speeds by using the gravitational tides of the earth to his advantage; placing himself into a cocoon of gravity as the earth rotates around him. He shoots balls of gravitational energy that can do large amounts of damage. He can even create a large field of gravity that only pulls in the light and sound without causing anyone damage. His powers are not stable however and can cause him pain if he doesnít control them correctly.

Appearance

Gravity Man is approximately 6 feet and 205 lbs. He has black hair and his blue eyes have turned completely black. His eyes resemble two black holes or orbs of onyx. They glow with a blue white energy when he uses his powers. He wears whatever clothes are appropriate for the occasion and in battle he wears a black body suit with a flowing white cape and a loose cloth mask that covers his face and neck.