Name: Charles Kane
Titles: Duke of Kalstaat, 'Architect'
Current Residence: Queensport
Relationship Status: Single
Social Status: High Nobility
Weight: 220 lbs
Eye Color: Green
Skin Color: Pale, unblemished by the northern sun.
Shape of Face: Square
Distinguishing Features: Charles has the physical characteristics and demeanor that identify him as some significant degree of nobility before he's introduced. He bears the distinctive characteristics of his lineage, with a well-carved face and sturdy figure that deny a subtle presence.
Build of Body: Well-built, muscles growing to fill his frame.
Hair Color: Black
Hair Style: Swept back
Posture: Charles rarely relaxes or breaks stance. His posture reflects his confidence and vigilance.
Scars: Has a few scrapes from reckless sparring, but nothing visible when clothed.
Voice: Henry Cavill
>Determined: Once set upon a goal, he will rarely forfeit at any cost.
>Self-assured: Charles does not comprehend the notion of failing because he is inadequate, and rarely considers a situation too dire for him to salvage.
>Calculating: Charles has a keen mind for strategy and preparation, and approaches problems from many angles until he is satisfied with a solution.
>Diplomatic: Words carve a wiser course than blades, and Charles can be charismatic when he needs to be.
>Arrogant: Charles believes himself to be the standard for greatness. He considers very few to approach being his equal.
>Uncompromising: There is no length, no depravity Charles is unwilling to plumb in order to obtain what he wants.
>Overconfident: Charles sometimes does profoundly dumb things because he thinks he'll be able to pull them off.
Mood character is most often in: Serious.
Sense of humor: Dry and well-cultured.
Character’s greatest joy in life: Moments of peace amidst the turmoil.
Character’s greatest fear: Dying alone and unaccomplished.
Why?: Charles is fixated on the notion that he will only be satisfied by accomplishing something extraordinarily beyond the abilities of a mortal man. It would be a shame to fail before he's done.
What single event would most throw this character’s life into complete turmoil?: The ultimate loss of his sister.
Character is most at ease when: With his sister.
Most ill at ease when: He thinks he alone can't deal with a threatening situation.
Depressed or sad when: Reprimanded, or when presented with avoidable death.
Priorities: Become CHARLES, THE PROMISED KING
Life philosophy: A foe is not truly defeated if you must adopt its ways.
If granted one wish, it would be: Wishes are for those incapable of claiming what they desire.
Character’s soft spot: Suffering that he can relate to. Fair-haired women.
Is this soft spot obvious to others?: Reasonably
Greatest strength: Determination
Greatest vulnerability or weakness: Hubris, ambitions that may outweigh his means.
Biggest regret: Elizabeth's death(s).
Minor regret: Aleksandar
Minor accomplishment: Probably brother of the year, after holding vigil at the Sisterhood temple for her return.
Past failures he/she would be embarrassed to have people know about: Why he ended his relationship with Raalvara
Why?: It indicates a particular aspect of his dysfunction that he would prefer to keep guarded.
Character’s darkest secret:
Does anyone else know?:
Short Term Goals:
>Destroy the plague
Long Term Goals:
>Unite the realm
Wardrobe: Charles usually wears a finely made gambeson, with additionally padded sleeves with some spare bits of armor on them.
Jewelry: Fleur's ring
Owned Homes: Kalstaat
Carried Inventory: Some coin, a satchel for any odds and ends he encounters.
General Inventory: More or less what he carries, with a few extra sets of clothing.
General Wealth: Will likely never have to worry about running out.
Weaponry: Various, usually a longsword or spear. Occasionally: Saber, dagger
Sleeping Habits: Fairly minimal, but enough to function.
Energy Levels: Average
Eating Habits: Healthy.
Exercise Habits: Disciplined
Drinking Habits: Low
Childhood: Charles spent the formative years of his life being raised by Brennard and Alison. Though with his share of fond memories, he internalized his parent's greatness from a young age and set high expectations that he assumed were theirs. His main solace was in his sister, who was the only other to fully appreciate the context of their childhood.
Teen Years: His teen years were spent pursuing what he believed would make eventually support his ambitions. Also spent mostly in Queensport.
Family History: Charles' mother was the first generation of Kane to hold a royal title. Though their claim has dwindled, Charles wishes to succeed this legacy.
Past Places of Residences: Queensport palace/castle
Places Traveled: Most corners of the continent.
Languages: Common, Rede, Lavoye.
Peaceful or violent: Charles prefers to avoid needless violence, but has no qualms with it when it is convenient.
Weaponry: Most accomplished with swords, but holds basic competence in most styles of weaponry.
Combat Training: Charles has received a comprehensive education befitting his stature from a relatively young age. Tempered by practical experience, he has grown to be a well-developed swordsman.
]Training & Skills:
>Fencing (Classically trained+experience)
>Horseback riding (Trained+experience)
>Throwing weapons (Experience)
Favorite Types of Food:
Favorite Types of Drink:
Hobbies/Pastimes: Horseback riding, cartography
Favorite Colors: Gold, blue
Relevant Family Members: Brennard, Alison, Elizabeth, Aleksandar
Trusted Friends: Jaden, Podric, Otto
Friendly With: Raalvara, Leofaren, Kopii
Disfavored Individuals: Tirius, Prochazka