Universe: Shadowrun set in the 1880s, Deadlands, diverse applicable pieces of the bas-lag universe (americanized), sundry elements of conventional history, and the generally-accepted – as far as anything *can* be generally accepted – international anachronist bestiary/mythography /holiday system. I haven’t spent time in London in years, but I understand they’re overrun with the noxious undead.
File Name: Rosalie E. Gallowglass
Aliases: Doctor Angelface, Compass Rose, among the voudoun circles of the Free State of Jones/greater Nouvelle-Orleans areas, Lady Noire. Bête-noire.
Identity: This operative‘s backstory is complicated. Currently:
Scout Emeritus of the Front Range Lost Fleet, a loose association of scouts, guides, rangers, and free agents of the Colorado and Rockies Territories: all are free scoutship pilots and autovelocipede enthusiasts.
Foundress and facilitatrix of the Colorado Chrononauts' League and Mutual Assistance Society, a networking and notificatory tool housed on the greater aethernet at node http://chrononauts.org/CO .
Foundress and maintainer of Western_steam LJ. Flâneuse.
Occupation: aethertubes oversight .
unorthodox acquisitions and leverage services.
guide to, and around, and away from, the Torque Zones of the plains
Citizenship: Red Fork Empire, By birth, a citizen of the Free State of Jones. Currently a denizen of the Queen City of the Plains and a free ranger of the Greater Colorado Territories.
Legal Status: Respectable, to all observable intents and purposes. Persona non grata in some areas of the South, due to a personal distaste for slavery bordering on murderous intensity.
Place of Birth: Ellisville Citadel, Rosin Heels Protectorate: Free State of Jones, Mississippi.
Known Relatives: One sister, currently resident in Nouvelle-Orleans, Lousiane. One companion/research associate/occasional bodyguard, known only as ‘Mr. Tillinghast.’
Martial Status: Miss.
Base of Operations: Denver, CO.
Known Allies: Minister of Infernal Affairs, Hooligan, Cardinal of Aetheric Energies, Ambassador of Fortune, High Inquisitor.
Group Affiliation: Cf. Identity, ibid., quo vadis. Additionally, known to affiliate with Wings of Steam, league of TESLA-Colorado Springs, the Seattle Steamrats’ anachronistic society, divers networks across the Americas and Canadian territories. Imperial Mountain Annex.
Major Enemies: current status unknown. Despises the Curious Institution in general and proponents and practitioners of slavery, of the living, that is, in particular. Suspected involvement in several terrorist incidents against such targets ~ten to fifteen years previous in various slavery-legal areas of the South; unproven.
Weight: 105 lb-standard.
Eyes: various (see below)
Hair: various. Due to frequent exposure to Torque forces as well as discretionary use of minor glamours, this operant’s appearance is subject to change.
Distinguishing Features: enormous tattoo of undetermined arcane symbology, right leg, ankle to waist. Very rarely observed and reported only at third hand.
Powers: Minor illusion-based and abjuration magics.
Source of Powers: Part-sidhe ancestry. Voudoun experience.
Abilities: Stealth and covertcy. Survival and wilderness skills. Minor demolitions. Aethernets engineering. Pilot[any]. Sidhe linguistics/cultures. Minor alchymy. Haberdashery and millinery; manufactrix of small sundries. Tommyknockery. Cf. Occupation.
Weapons: secreted stilettos (typically hidden in hair); small gas-pistols (typically secreted on person). When on the range: Winchester gas-rifle.
Paraphernalia: small scoutship. vast array of devices disguised as feminine trifles. never seen without an extremely intricate and apparently multifunctional compass of unknown manufacture/origin.
Fighting Style: stealth. When dealing with paranatural nuisances, traps.
Primary Specialty: Classified
Secondary Specialty: Classified
Caste: Executrix Doctrine
First Appearance: 2010
Web Experience: I administrate the Colorado steampunks group on facebook, the Colorado Goths yahoo list, the Colorado Goths myspace group, the Colorado Goths LJ group, the Dark Colorado facebook group, I maintain the site for the Colorado gothnic, which is something we’ve done every year for more than ten years now; I help maintain the Lost Fleet (which is real) group site, et c. my vespa-dedicated blog is at http://modchen.com/ , I run an imagedump tumblr under the name scrapirony, and I tend to put my costuming/creative/millinery endeavors wherever they seem to fit best.