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Devon was born and raised in Arangoth pre-Transdarianian era, only child to a farming family of fairly simple means. As he grew up, he had high moral character, doing right even if it made people unhappy, because it was the right thing to do. When he was still young, he stumbled upon a dragon egg that had been taken by poachers, but had somehow fallen free. Taking it home and hiding it in the barn, he made sure to keep it warm with blankets and the glowing embers of a fire he tended to constantly. A cold winter's night found him curled up under a blanket, when the egg finally hatched. The baby dragon had beautiful silver scales that, when she turned just so, caused the light to reflect and dance along the barn walls and ceiling. A bond was formed almost immediately, and the two were absolutely inseparable. Her true name, Solzztraxzyss, would be impossible for him to pronounce, but he wouldn't need to pronounce it anyway. He uses variations of a shortened version when he does speak of her, however.
 
Devon was born and raised in Arangoth pre-Transdarianian era, only child to a farming family of fairly simple means. As he grew up, he had high moral character, doing right even if it made people unhappy, because it was the right thing to do. When he was still young, he stumbled upon a dragon egg that had been taken by poachers, but had somehow fallen free. Taking it home and hiding it in the barn, he made sure to keep it warm with blankets and the glowing embers of a fire he tended to constantly. A cold winter's night found him curled up under a blanket, when the egg finally hatched. The baby dragon had beautiful silver scales that, when she turned just so, caused the light to reflect and dance along the barn walls and ceiling. A bond was formed almost immediately, and the two were absolutely inseparable. Her true name, Solzztraxzyss, would be impossible for him to pronounce, but he wouldn't need to pronounce it anyway. He uses variations of a shortened version when he does speak of her, however.
  
Years later, Devon and the dragon became the leaders of a small group of dragon riders that would help what was then the Royal Guard on occasion. But eventually, the group grew apart as they sometimes do, and went their separate ways. Devon stayed in Arangoth, and for a time he and his dragon minded the farm that was now his after his parents passed. She urged him to do more, knowing that the life he was leading wasn't the life he wanted. Eventually, after much persistence, he listened, and they returned to Drache. Things were much different than they had been, but he did what he sought to do, and joined the Civic Guard. As luck would have it, they had a spot that was perfect for the both of them, and enlisted in the Aerial Defense Corps.
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Years later, Devon and the dragon became the leaders of a small group of dragon riders that would help what was then the Royal Guard on occasion. But eventually, the group grew apart as they sometimes do, and went their separate ways. Devon stayed in Arangoth, and for a time he and his dragon minded the farm that was now his after his parents passed. During this time, he had come across a striking half-elven woman who he became fast friends with, and then more. It was during a year's long courtship he discovered that he and his soon-to-be wife shared a strong telepathic bond, similar to what he shares with his dragon.
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She urged him to do more, knowing that the life he was leading wasn't the life he wanted. Eventually, after much persistence, he listened, and they returned to Drache. Things were much different than they had been, but he did what he sought to do, and joined the Civic Guard. As luck would have it, they had a spot that was perfect for himself and his dragon, and enlisted in the Aerial Defense Corps.
  
  
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=Talents, Skills, Quirks=
 
=Talents, Skills, Quirks=
Devon and Solzztraxzyss share a strong telepathic bond, which is his only real notable special skill. He is a skilled swordsman, utilizing kukri and a shashka primarily. However, if he has to fight from dragonback he is more likely to use a lance in combat.
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Devon and Solzztraxzyss share a telepathic bond, which is his only real notable special skill. He is a skilled swordsman, utilizing kukri and a shashka primarily. However, if he has to fight from dragonback he is more likely to use a lance in combat.
  
Devon also shares a telepathic bond with his wife, Solstice Adelind, which can make things a bit confusing at times.
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Devon also shares a strong telepathic bond with his wife, Solstice Adelind.
  
  

Revision as of 20:49, 10 September 2019

Devon Janson

Private of the Civic Guard, Aerial Corps
Vital Stats
Full Name: Devon Janson
Age: 39
Place of Birth: Arangoth
Race: Human
Appearance
Hair Color: Brown
Eye Color: Brown
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 212
Additional Information
Occupation: Private, Civic Guard, Aerial Corps
Marital Status: Married
Player: NotOnCue


Character Background

Devon was born and raised in Arangoth pre-Transdarianian era, only child to a farming family of fairly simple means. As he grew up, he had high moral character, doing right even if it made people unhappy, because it was the right thing to do. When he was still young, he stumbled upon a dragon egg that had been taken by poachers, but had somehow fallen free. Taking it home and hiding it in the barn, he made sure to keep it warm with blankets and the glowing embers of a fire he tended to constantly. A cold winter's night found him curled up under a blanket, when the egg finally hatched. The baby dragon had beautiful silver scales that, when she turned just so, caused the light to reflect and dance along the barn walls and ceiling. A bond was formed almost immediately, and the two were absolutely inseparable. Her true name, Solzztraxzyss, would be impossible for him to pronounce, but he wouldn't need to pronounce it anyway. He uses variations of a shortened version when he does speak of her, however.

Years later, Devon and the dragon became the leaders of a small group of dragon riders that would help what was then the Royal Guard on occasion. But eventually, the group grew apart as they sometimes do, and went their separate ways. Devon stayed in Arangoth, and for a time he and his dragon minded the farm that was now his after his parents passed. During this time, he had come across a striking half-elven woman who he became fast friends with, and then more. It was during a year's long courtship he discovered that he and his soon-to-be wife shared a strong telepathic bond, similar to what he shares with his dragon.

She urged him to do more, knowing that the life he was leading wasn't the life he wanted. Eventually, after much persistence, he listened, and they returned to Drache. Things were much different than they had been, but he did what he sought to do, and joined the Civic Guard. As luck would have it, they had a spot that was perfect for himself and his dragon, and enlisted in the Aerial Defense Corps.


Physical Description

Devon is 6'1", with brown eyes and brown hair. He is lucky enough not to have any scars save for one small one on his chin from when he and Solzztraxzyss were both still fairly young. His riding gear is all black, heavy riding boots and breeches of a thick leather, and a jacket with a high collar and gold buttons. The jacket is lined on the inside with a light chainmail between two layers of leather. As a member of the Aerial Corps, he dispenses with the cloak and instead wears the gray armbands with the Guard insignia upon them.

Talents, Skills, Quirks

Devon and Solzztraxzyss share a telepathic bond, which is his only real notable special skill. He is a skilled swordsman, utilizing kukri and a shashka primarily. However, if he has to fight from dragonback he is more likely to use a lance in combat.

Devon also shares a strong telepathic bond with his wife, Solstice Adelind.


Other Information