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Re: AAAA (Ask the Author Almost Anything)
« Reply #15 on: May 29, 2017, 04:29:51 PM »
Can you think of any other professions for your characters if they hadn't become Huntsmen or Huntresses?
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Re: AAAA (Ask the Author Almost Anything)
« Reply #16 on: May 30, 2017, 08:14:19 AM »
Hmm. Not sure. Probably. Nathan'd be a scientist. Camelia would probs be a police officer, to some degree. Anna would be, like, a nerd, I guess. Brock'd eventually run his own shop. Of what, no clue. Helena would be a doctor/physician.
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Camelia Sol, Miss Magnetic Personality and Team CBLT Leader
Anna Fall, Insightful Visionary of Team ASTC
Brock Greenwood, Human Titan of Team HTDG
Helena Chlophyll, Ray of Sunshine of Team CHES
Scarlett/Corinth,Korynn,etc. Briggart/Topaz (In the works)
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Europa/Encela(dus)/Io/Callisto/Calypso (In the works)
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Mark Cassini
Carlson Ferram
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Re: AAAA (Ask the Author Almost Anything)
« Reply #17 on: May 30, 2017, 10:35:53 AM »
I love how 'nerd' is Anna's profession.
Mauve Roux(1st year leader of team ROSE):“Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be obtained only by someone who is detached.”  -Simone Weil

Bianca Li(1st year member of team CBLT):"When you're the victim of the behavior, it's black and white; when you're the perpetrator, there are a million shades of gray." -Laura Schlessinger

Primrose Aster(1st year member of team BTRA):“To weep is to make less the depth of grief.”  -William Shakespeare

Cerise Carnelian(1st year member of team VCVS):"Be as you wish to seem." -Socrates

Lien Li(2nd year member of team MLDC): "To the mind that is still, the whole universe surrenders." -Lao Tzu

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Re: AAAA (Ask the Author Almost Anything)
« Reply #18 on: May 30, 2017, 11:37:20 AM »
I'm going to steal Mythic's question.

At this point in Team ASTC's mission, what does Anna think of her respective members? (Omitting the "most and least liked part of the question here.)
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Lunae Terenas -Second Year Student -Unlimited Explosions

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Re: AAAA (Ask the Author Almost Anything)
« Reply #19 on: May 30, 2017, 03:00:15 PM »
She's getting a bit more comfortable (very, very slightly), but doesn't know enough yet to settle on a given opinion.

Mythic: It's pretty much the most apt description tbh.
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Scarlett/Corinth,Korynn,etc. Briggart/Topaz (In the works)
Max (mp)
Chloe (mp)
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Europa/Encela(dus)/Io/Callisto/Calypso (In the works)
Hannah Glass
Mark Cassini
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"Definitely not Johnny"
"Some goddamn bullshit, Invictus Omega"
"The Ferryman"
"GREEEEEEEN"
"I swear it's not my fault"
"HOT HOT HOT"
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Re: AAAA (Ask the Author Almost Anything)
« Reply #20 on: June 05, 2017, 03:28:34 PM »
If you were to recreate your characters in DnD, how would you build them (classes and such) in order to preserve the same basic story/theme/combat behaviour?

(Feel free to use any other rpg system or video game classes if you aren't familiar with DnD)
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Re: AAAA (Ask the Author Almost Anything)
« Reply #21 on: June 05, 2017, 07:10:00 PM »
I have no idea, so I'll wing it via the proof of how much of a nerd I am, World of Warcraft.

N: Dunno, he's weirdly well-rounded. Probably druid, then. Which fits, since 1) author avatar and 2) my fave class (years ago, anyway).
C: Probably Paladin. Yeah
A: This' a weird one. Rogue? Maybe?
B: Warrior. Duh.
H: Hunter because they're the only fuckers who main ranged weapons (wands count as magic, mmkay?).
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Scarlett/Corinth,Korynn,etc. Briggart/Topaz (In the works)
Max (mp)
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Maena Nadir, Coherent Beam of Team SSMR
Europa/Encela(dus)/Io/Callisto/Calypso (In the works)
Hannah Glass
Mark Cassini
Carlson Ferram
"Definitely not Johnny"
"Some goddamn bullshit, Invictus Omega"
"The Ferryman"
"GREEEEEEEN"
"I swear it's not my fault"
"HOT HOT HOT"
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Re: AAAA (Ask the Author Almost Anything)
« Reply #22 on: June 10, 2017, 07:02:40 PM »
Now that our team is officially initiated I wanted to expand on some of the things that will have happened between initiation and the next thread with some questions to the team (in separate threads because that's how the amas are). Anyhoo. What did Brock bring to the dorm, what possessions would we find on his nightstand/desk/shelves that sorta thing?
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Re: AAAA (Ask the Author Almost Anything)
« Reply #23 on: June 10, 2017, 08:16:45 PM »
Uuuuh, good questions.

A lava lamp.
Some deep, philosophical shit in book format.
Too many weights. FAR too many.
An abacus, a gift from his mother when he was young. (is it one or two bs?)
Books in general.
A pull-up bar and assorted, diy-gym accessories.
The day's/week's newspaper.
Too many cushions.
A pair of reading glasses.
I don't know anymore.
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Scarlett/Corinth,Korynn,etc. Briggart/Topaz (In the works)
Max (mp)
Chloe (mp)
Maena Nadir, Coherent Beam of Team SSMR
Europa/Encela(dus)/Io/Callisto/Calypso (In the works)
Hannah Glass
Mark Cassini
Carlson Ferram
"Definitely not Johnny"
"Some goddamn bullshit, Invictus Omega"
"The Ferryman"
"GREEEEEEEN"
"I swear it's not my fault"
"HOT HOT HOT"
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Re: AAAA (Ask the Author Almost Anything)
« Reply #24 on: July 09, 2017, 09:05:43 AM »
And how does Brock feel about the dorm situation, does he mind sharing a room like that (Care about sharing with both genders, is he particular about cleaning, or sleep schedule etc.)
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Re: AAAA (Ask the Author Almost Anything)
« Reply #25 on: July 09, 2017, 10:05:23 AM »
As long as it's relatively quiet (especially at night), he's fine.

That's literally the extent of his feelings regarding that situation.
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Scarlett/Corinth,Korynn,etc. Briggart/Topaz (In the works)
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Europa/Encela(dus)/Io/Callisto/Calypso (In the works)
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"Some goddamn bullshit, Invictus Omega"
"The Ferryman"
"GREEEEEEEN"
"I swear it's not my fault"
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Re: AAAA (Ask the Author Almost Anything)
« Reply #26 on: July 09, 2017, 11:05:55 PM »
Okay I'm going to steal Vision's question: What trinkets and such would Nathan bring to the dorm? Or would he not bring anything because he's just so boring-I mean nothing...

Also, how does Nathan-the-character feel about Skye not approving of him? What would he do to try to impress her or gain her favor?

Annyeong, Nathan-the-human-I-think-but-really-you-never-know AKA Natendo.
Mauve Roux(1st year leader of team ROSE):“Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be obtained only by someone who is detached.”  -Simone Weil

Bianca Li(1st year member of team CBLT):"When you're the victim of the behavior, it's black and white; when you're the perpetrator, there are a million shades of gray." -Laura Schlessinger

Primrose Aster(1st year member of team BTRA):“To weep is to make less the depth of grief.”  -William Shakespeare

Cerise Carnelian(1st year member of team VCVS):"Be as you wish to seem." -Socrates

Lien Li(2nd year member of team MLDC): "To the mind that is still, the whole universe surrenders." -Lao Tzu

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Re: AAAA (Ask the Author Almost Anything)
« Reply #27 on: July 10, 2017, 04:39:05 AM »
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Well, he'd mostly bring his crystal charger and, more importantly, his PC. This would sum up the visible decorations he did. Apart from that... not much else dorm-specific, really. Just clothes.

Hmm. Well, he certainly doesn't enjoy it. He'd rather she approved of him, however reluctantly. As for what he'd do... dunno. Most chars so far seem to only start enduring Nathan once they get to know him. Besides, he doesn't really know what he could do - he's not the socialite type, popular type or public figure type, which Skye (and Mauve as well) arguably seems to be. He's just a massive nerd of a Huntsman in training and sincerely doubts anything created from his interests could shift Skye's opinion in his favor.

??? Annyeong? Pls tell me what you mean Idon'tunderstand.
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Scarlett/Corinth,Korynn,etc. Briggart/Topaz (In the works)
Max (mp)
Chloe (mp)
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"Some goddamn bullshit, Invictus Omega"
"The Ferryman"
"GREEEEEEEN"
"I swear it's not my fault"
"HOT HOT HOT"
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Re: AAAA (Ask the Author Almost Anything)
« Reply #28 on: July 10, 2017, 10:04:46 AM »
Annyeong, a way of saying farewell. Literally 'peace.' Derived from the same Chinese character(s) as the Vietnamese word 'an ninh.'
Mauve Roux(1st year leader of team ROSE):“Attachment is the great fabricator of illusions; reality can be obtained only by someone who is detached.”  -Simone Weil

Bianca Li(1st year member of team CBLT):"When you're the victim of the behavior, it's black and white; when you're the perpetrator, there are a million shades of gray." -Laura Schlessinger

Primrose Aster(1st year member of team BTRA):“To weep is to make less the depth of grief.”  -William Shakespeare

Cerise Carnelian(1st year member of team VCVS):"Be as you wish to seem." -Socrates

Lien Li(2nd year member of team MLDC): "To the mind that is still, the whole universe surrenders." -Lao Tzu

Aurora Hesperid(1st year leader of team ATLA)

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Re: AAAA (Ask the Author Almost Anything)
« Reply #29 on: July 10, 2017, 11:27:01 AM »
...A'ight, then.
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Camelia Sol, Miss Magnetic Personality and Team CBLT Leader
Anna Fall, Insightful Visionary of Team ASTC
Brock Greenwood, Human Titan of Team HTDG
Helena Chlophyll, Ray of Sunshine of Team CHES
Scarlett/Corinth,Korynn,etc. Briggart/Topaz (In the works)
Max (mp)
Chloe (mp)
Maena Nadir, Coherent Beam of Team SSMR
Europa/Encela(dus)/Io/Callisto/Calypso (In the works)
Hannah Glass
Mark Cassini
Carlson Ferram
"Definitely not Johnny"
"Some goddamn bullshit, Invictus Omega"
"The Ferryman"
"GREEEEEEEN"
"I swear it's not my fault"
"HOT HOT HOT"
"s m o l"
"Alastair Reynolds"
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