Dani California

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Dani California
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Gun Slinging Face
She's a runner, rebel, and a stunner
Player DrBurst
Metatype Human
Street Cred 0
Notoriety 3
Public Awareness 0
Titles and Awards 0
D.O.B. March 21st 2059
Folder [1]
Priority
Metatype - E
Attributes - A
Magic/Resonance - E
Skills - A
Resources - C

Character Information

Summary

Dani California was born to Tim and Cheri Davies in Mississippi. Her mother was an activist, constantly getting arrested in protests. Her father was a Lone Star cop, whose career was dragged down by her mother's ambitions. The household was always tense with arguments, she was, after all, unplanned but Tim had enough of a sense of honor to marry Cheri when she got knocked up. Tim often urged Cheri to become a politician and work within the system to change things.

Cheri's mindset started to rub off on Tim and he started to question why Lone Star was deploying in certain communities more than others. Why orks and trolls got beat down but humans just got hit with a taser. Tim started D.A.R.E. like programs in his spare time in lower income areas to try and help things. He would often collaborate reports of police brutality for citizens pushing lawsuits, crossing the thin blue line. The household finally had an uneasy peace.

That all changed in Dani's senior high of High School. Her father was gunned down by runners, at least, that's what the official record says. The story told at his funeral, of a kami taking Troll ripping people apart with Cyberspurs and how her father hold the line so others could run way didn't add up. It wouldn't have been an open casket if that happened. Still, she took her father's death benefit and used it to go to school in the Cali Free State to try to get away. But, throughout her Freshman year, she was deeply hurt by her father's death and started taking drugs to deal with her deep depression and mourning. Sometimes, she would go to the range and use her father's gun to try to connect with him, but it wasn't the same. She regretted telling lies to him to sneak out at night and go to wild parties. She wanted to admit that she used his stories to sneak into bars better. She just wanted to admit everything and say she was sorry.

Her drug habits and questions lead her deeper into anarchist circles and to fewer classes. She read things that empowered and enlighten her, but she wanted to take direct action now. The Cali Free State was so much better than Alabama. She found herself agreeing to help attack a Lone Star offline database to find an answer. The Star's resistance was too much and she dropped her weapons. Not before geeking a few Lone Star guards. She was arrested and charged, with many people awaiting her execution. Luckily, a Seattle fixer, also an anarchist, saw value in those captured and arranged for them to be busted out of the jail in Alabama. Priest also took a personal liking to Dani and didn't want to see her die that young. Sadly, Lone Star doesn't take kindly to its offers getting geeked and offered a 25,000 nuyen reward for Dani California, dead or alive.

Goals

  • Somehow rid herself of his Criminal SIN and Wanted Status from the CAS.
  • Slot with corps.
  • Figure out if Lone Star ordered the killing of her father.
  • Marry and Retire in the Cali Free State with Priest.

Background

Narrative Significant Qualities

Addiction (Bliss) - Confronting her father's death and the possibility his coworkers killed him is just too much, she wants to escape.

Driven - She needs to know if Lone Star arranged her father's killing.

Favored(People from Cali Free State) - Her short time in California was the best time of her life, she loves reconnecting with that culture.

SINner (Criminal CAS) - Captured and awaiting execution.

Wanted (Lone Star) - This is a PR blunder for Lone Star and they wish to correct that.

Run History

Affiliations

Contacts

  • DRM - Connection 3, Loyalty 3 - Nerd
  • Christian Woods - Connection 4, Loyalty 3 - Drug Dealer
  • Priest - Connection 3, Loyalty 4 - Fixer

Organizations

Allies

Enemies

Todd Manning, son of a Lone Star officer Dani geeked. Current Shadow Rider.

In Character Information

Symbols and Signatures

Matrix Search Table

Hits Info
1 A runner in Seattle.
3 Lone Star wants her and is offering a reward, alive or dead.
6

Shadow Community Table

SINs

Alicia Colt - UCAS Fake SIN - Rating 4

Maggie Davies - CAS Criminal SIN

Appearance

Clothing

Matrix Persona

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