Familiar: Perwadjet the Merilese Mist Cat
Eduard is a great help. He’s always giving out pointers and ideas to everyone around him. He’s always got a friendly smile and his slight pudginess makes him seem all the more jovial. Eduard wouldn’t touch that if he were you. Eduard “I told you” Solov’ev has an uncanny eye for bad choices and dangerous things. He has become a veritable fountain of good advice for young wizards and witches. The more clueless students in school sing his praises.
Ability: Oracular under Pressure
Eduard Solov'ev is famous for the quality of the advice he gives, and that's an effect he works hard to maintain. Ask him any question, and he'll do his best to give a helpful answer; sometimes he knows what he's talking about, sometimes he passes off an educated guess, and sometimes - just sometimes - he'll create a speculative work of art. When his back's to the wall, Eduard can make an incredible verbal push, Increasing his Creativity, Persuasion and Storytelling subskills by 2 points a piece while simultaneously Decreasing Temperance by 2 points in the heat of the hard sell. If he makes a difficult Charm/Bluff Roll (vs 11) at the end of the effort, he'll even Expand his Relationship with the person seeking advice, because he's just that helpful!
Even if it ultimately turns out that he wasn't right.
Clique Ability: Eduard's Advice
You've known Eduard for a while - sometimes his advice is good, sometimes it's . . . well, creative. Either way, though, one thing that it almost always achieves is that it makes its recipients feel more in control; as Eduard's friend, you can get that kind of support pretty much whenever you need it. He's happy to talk you through any problem you might have, Increasing your Confidence and your Courage by 2 points.
Astrology, Athletics, Enchant, Glamour, Grammar, Rhetoric
Awareness, Bluff, Persuasion, Storytelling
Fitness: 1, Finesse: 1, Charm: 4, Strength: 1, Intelligence: 2, Insight: 4, Luck: 1
Likes: Expand Bluff, Expand Persuasion, Expand Storytelling, Expand Relationship
Dislikes: Expand Compete, Expand Wrestling, Expand Athletics
- One-Eyed with the Blind (Bluff, Persuasion, Inform - Character)
- Wuv. Twue Wuv. (Confidence, Flirting, Relationship - Opposite Sex)
- Academic Success (Study)
- Familiarize the Familiar (Bond and Familiar)
- Make Friends (Befriend, Relationships)