NAME: Octaboona Ambrosius
AGE: 7082. Looks about 80.
HAIR COLOR: White and long. Shoulder length. Straight, silky, tied back in a ponytail.
EYE COLOR: Piercing eyes of electric green. Knowledgeable and compassionate, yet have a hint of steel in them.
HEIGHT: 6 ft
WEIGHT: 8 stone
PERSONALITY: Infinitely wise, irritable, caring,
WEARS: Tattered purple robes, pointy black shoes, a deep violet waistcoat. Cloak with silver lining, patterned with golden stars, crooked spectacles.
NATIONALITY AND ACCENT: Italian lived in Ireland for last 500 years. No accent to speak of but has a crystal clear voice that is soul penetrating.
HISTORY: Born during the realm of the Faceless Ones, Octaboona mysteriously survived the Fall of the Ancients. Raised in Ireland he moved to Italy aged 20. Able to do magic since birth Octaboona lived through the entire Roman Empire and was adviser to Nero. Survived assassination attempt that caused the destruction of Pompeii and the Great Fire of Rome. Teacher of Leonardo Da Vinci, Octaboona started the Renaissance and was last seen at a small town near Naples in 1498, shortly before its destruction by Desolation Engine.
FAMILY: Kenspeckle Grouse is his younger brother; his younger sister died aged 16. Looked remarkably like Valkyrie Cain. Her death sent Kenspeckle into a depression.
POWERS: Octaboona is a poet and has the ability to control souls and conform minds. However he has sworn never to use his powers for harm only to inspire. Rumoured to have been taught magic by the First Ancient it is rumoured that Octaboona has complete power over the elements and is able to command rather than manipulate.
FAVORITE WEAPONS: None, Octaboona abhors violence.
OTHER SKILLS: Apart from his Elemental skills Octaboona’s main focus is poetry. This poetry is so great that recital is able to completely control the soul of the listener.
FRIENDS: All died many millennia ago, Octaboona lives alone and has not been heard of for 500 years. Rumours say that Kallista Pendragon is his most trusted companion.
ENEMIES: All long forgotten.
HATES: Remnants, War, Violence
LIKES: Hot chocolate, writing, special affinity for cheese
MODE OF TRANSPORTATION: Able to conjure a phoenix from his imagination to ride on.
NEVER SEEN WITHOUT: His trusty feather quill, wrought from the feather of a blood red raven called Archibald.
DESCRIPTION: A tall, thin apparently frail old man, with a long crooked nose, and compassionate eyes. Kindly yet irritable, face lined with wrinkles, not to be undermined he is a giant fountain of knowledge.
IN FIVE WORDS: Knowledgeable, inspiring, calculating, irritable, powerful.