Serenity Crew Roster
a.k.a. Ghost Cell
Captain: Sir Nicholas Ranier
Pilot: Force Leader Kvazek
A Vargr corsair who is blindingly fast on the draw and an excellent
pilot. Once allied with the Kforuzeng, Kvazek struck out on his
own after their plans for a meson gun-armed starship were thwarted.
Kvazek learned that it was Sir Nick who caused the dissolution of
the Kforuzeng and decided working with Nick would be "good
for his charisma".
Physical Description: Mid 40's. Impeccably dressed with
the black, tan and gold markings and looks of a German Shepherd.
Pilot, Pistol, Infighting, Interrogation
Navigator: Captain Louis Farrraday
A merchant prince and socialite. Louis was a courtier on Rhylanor
until he had an affair with a High Noble's wife. The Noble promptly
vowed to kill him. Seeking to aid him, Duke Norris' executive assistant,
Count Nikolai Kailainen, asked Sir Nicolas to take him aboard and keep him safe. A
capable navigator and one-time captain of the merchant ship Donna
Maria, Louis knows many people in the right places.
Physical Description: Late 60's. Dapper and well-dressed.
White hair combed back over his head.
Navigation, Seduction, Administration, Astrogation
Communications and Sensors: Team Leader
Ishugi Heber Reddenaggi Whihlimar
A ten-year veteran of the Scout Service from Vland. His ship, the
ISS Venture was destroyed in a Zhodani raid while exploring
the gas giants of the Ruby system. A capable sensor operator and
analyst, and cross-trained as a medic, Ishi has a flair for the
Physical Description: Mid 30's. Short and stocky with black
hair kept stylishly short. Wears comfortable suits.
Communications, Sensor Ops, Medic, Administration
Gunner #1 and #2:
Chief Petty Officer Alan Kendrick
Chief Petty Officer Timothy Ramsden
Operators from the Imperial Naval Intelligence Service - Special
Operations Division (NIS-SOD), these two were capsule-mates in Basic
and came up through the Navy together, volunteering for the NIS
and then again for the SOD where they earned recognition from the
Duke for intelligence operations against the Zhodani. Both are skilled
agents and will be quick to tell you they are experts with just
about any weapon known.
Physical Description: Both are extremely fit soldiers in
their early 30's. Alan is average height with brown hair and eyes,
he is totally unremarkable in all respect save that his military
background has given him an athlete's physique. Timothy is taller
and more obviously built, with longer red hair and moustache.
Gunnery, Weapons skills, Stalk/Hide, Intrusion
Chief Engineer: Lt. Commander Bennedict
A graduate of the Naval College of Engineering on Rhylanor, Ben
is slight of build and rather bookish, but knows his starship systems
backwards and forwards.
Physical Description: He has short brown hair, short and
squirrely, and is in his late 30's.
Engineer #2: Lt. Commander Zachary Ballard
Another graduate of the Naval College of Engineering on Rhylanor,
Zachary specializes in electrical engineering and computer science.
Physical Description: He a tall, lanky man with blue eyes
and blond hair kept military short. Late 30's.
Computers (Design, Construction, Programming, Intrusion), Electrician,
Engineer #3: Leutenant Lee Tannen
A Sword Worlder originally from Orcrist, Lee enrolled in the College
of Engineering on Junidy and enlisted in the Imperial Navy to fight
the Zhodani where he excelled at Jump Physics and Astrogation. In
recognition of his saving the troopship INS Fury in the Seige of
Rhylanor by preventing its damaged rives from misjumping, he was
given a spot promotion to Leutenant and his choice of assignments.
Physical Description: Late 20's. Medium height and siniewy.
Blond hair in a crewcut. Hazel eyes.
Mathematics, High-Energy Physics, Nuclear Engineering, Navigation,
Engineer #4: Master Chief Petty Officer Juan "Cisco"
Cisco has been working in shipyards for the Navy for the past 30
years and knows just about everything there is to know about starships.
Often asked to enter OCS and become an officer, Cisco has refused
every time, preferring to remain among the line troops. His insights
into the bureaucracy of the Imperial Navy are quite keen and Cisco
is known for navigating bureaucratic channels as easily as he navigates
dark alleyways and bars looking for a good time, a good fight, or
Physical Description: Cisco is in his late 50's but still
remains a big, barrel-chested bruiser. He wears a bandanna and overalls
with a long thick black braid down his back. His hands are complete
with oil and electrical burns and busted knuckles and scars from
countless bar fights.
Mechanic, Machinist, Streetwise, Scrounge, Brawling