Kaikane Hoku

Hawaiian native, orphaned wizard.

Description:

Character Name
Kaikane (“Kane”) Hoku

Player
Tim

Template
Wizard

High Concept
Orphaned Wizard

Trouble
In the Shadow of a Great Man

Aspects
Fish Out of Water
My Friends Are My Brothers
Rage Bound
Still So Much to Learn
Venatori Umbrorum Revealed

Skills
Alertness: Average (1)
Athletics: Fair (2)
Conviction: Superb (5)
Discipline: Great (4)
Endurance: Good (3)
Fists: Good (3)
Guns: Average (1)
Investigation: Average (1)
Lore: Good (3)
Might: Fair (2)
Stealth: Average (1)
Survival: Fair (2)
Weapons: Fair (2)

Powers
Evocation [-3]
The Sight [-1]
Soulgaze [-0]
Thaumaturgy [-3]
Wizard’s Constitution [-0]

Specialization
Evocation: Water; Control (Water +1)
Thaumaturgy: Divination (Complexity +1)

Rote Spells
Entropy Blast – 5 shifts
Deflection Shield – 5 shifts
Invisibility (Veil) – 5 shifts

Focus Items
Palm tree staff (x2 Air & Water offensive control)
Sharktooth necklace (Water offensive power)
Shell bracelet (Spirit defensive control)

Enchanted Items
None

Stress
Mental oooo
Physical oooo
Social oo

Consequences
Mild: None
Mild Mental: None
Moderate: None
Severe: None
Extreme: None

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Bio:

Background: Where Did You Come From?

  • A native (Polynesian) Hawaiian, he grew up with his parents and sister in a small town on Oahu’s north shore.
  • Helped his dad’s charter fishing business and acted as a tour guide.
  • Was discovered by Jesse on a fishing trip and that was when his magical talents were discovered.
  • Left to train in Raleigh.

Rising Conflict: What Shaped You?

  • Mentor murdered: Jesse Rinne (Finnish)
  • Friends: Phil Schooner (best friend) and Bianca Ricci (former girlfriend but they remained close friends)

The Story: What Was Your First Adventure? Murdered Mentor

  • While investigating a series of possessions and murdered hosts, his mentor Jesse is killed by a powerful demon.

Guest Star: Whose Path Have You Crossed? Infernal Economies

  • Kane accompanies Lak to some unsavory locations in the mountains of NC.

Guest Star Redux: Who Else’s Path Have You Crossed? School Spirit

  • Kane helps Walter and Lak capture and destroy a Rage Spirit from the Nevernever.

Culture
Native (Polynesian) Hawaiian. Village on Oahu’s north shore. Christianized version of Hawaiian folk practices and old traditions.

Family:
Generally poor, helped father’s fishing charter and tour guide, lived with parents and sister until 16 years old when he apprenticed.

Relationships with Family:
Close with sister, good with mom, father resents him for leaving.

Educational:
Dropped out of public school at 15, been getting education from mentor.

Friends:
Some

Get into trouble?
Some

How early did you learn about the supernatural?
Not until his mentor realized he’d been using magic without realizing.

Were there problems?
Could not convince his father that he needed to go, had a hard time adapting to new location and learning magic.

Kaikane Hoku

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