Taranis Lú

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Taranis Lú
Taranis Lú.jpg
College Professor
A former Ex Pacis member
A data security expert
Kyoto University Professor
Contact Owner OrionsRequiem
Connection 4
Public Contact? Yes
Archetype Custom(K,N,A,G)
Location Kyoto, Japanese Imperial State
Metatype Human
Awakened/Emerged Emerged
Gender Male
Age 41
Preferred Payment Method Paydata, Favors (Shadowrunning Jobs), Information
Hobbies/Vice Casual Matrix Destruction, Origami
Personal Life Single
Faction Independent
Aspects "Former" Cyberterrorist
Otaku/Technomancer
Data Security Specialist
Foundation Firebrand
Evading GOD
Tenured Professor at Kyoto University
Hacking Professor



Overview

A former White for Ex Pacis and former Dissonant technomancer. Taranis was originally an otaku with a gift for data security. After Crash 2.0, he spread wonton destruction across the Matrix before realizing that it wasn't satisfying, and has begun teaching Matrix Security at Kyoto University under a fake identity.

His persona is an octopus in a round tank with bulbous pure-white eyes and eight tentacles that end in 3-jointed fingers

Aspects Description

+2 to Knowledge about Matrix Security, Matrix Threats, methods of encryption, and other security measure
Aspect Description
"Former" Cyberterrorist Taranis Lú is a former member of Ex Pacis, the group behind the Shutdown and part of the cause of Crash 2.0. Associating with Taranis Lú is the same in many minds as associating with terrorists and may cause additional social penalties.
Above Aspect pending approval. Please notify Thematics.
Otaku/Technomancer Taranis Lú is a Technomancer that Emerged after being an Otaku in the early 2050s
Data Security Specialist Taranis Lú has hidden and protected files against even the Grid Overwatch Division. s
Foundation Firebrand After the shutdown, Taranis Lú spent much of his time destroying hosts by going into the Foundation and manipulating it.
Evading GOD Taranis Lú is a known cyberterrorist and as such is wanted by the Grid Overwatch Division. As such, he has taken to using Rogue Hosts and other tricks to evading their watchful eye.
Tenured Professor at Kyoto University Taranis Lú teaches at Kyoto University in the JIS, and as such has many connections and knowledge around the JIS and it's many quirks
Hacking Professor To teach security, you must also teach how to break it, and Taranis Lú can assist those who wish to bend the Matrix to their will.

Dicepools

Dicepools
Knowledge Checks 12 + Loyalty + Aspects - Notoriety
Active Checks 4 + Loyalty + Aspects - Notoriety
Gear Acquisition Checks 2 + Loyalty + Aspects - Notoriety
Networking Checks 8 + Loyalty + Aspects - Notoriety


Network

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... more about "Taranis Lú"
Custom(K,N,A,G) +
Male +
"Former" Cyberterrorist +, Otaku/Technomancer +, Data Security Specialist +, Foundation Firebrand +, Evading GOD +, Tenured Professor at Kyoto University +  and Hacking Professor +
Kyoto, Japanese Imperial State +
Human +
"Former" Cyberterrorist +
Taranis Lú is a former member of Ex Pacis, the group behind the Shutdown and part of the cause of Crash 2.0. Associating with Taranis Lú is the same in many minds as associating with terrorists and may cause additional social penalties. +
Otaku/Technomancer +, Data Security Specialist +, Foundation Firebrand +, Evading GOD +, Tenured Professor at Kyoto University +  and Hacking Professor +
College Professor +