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Nehr Frost

"A fight every now and then does make life a little interesting."

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a character in “Hunter X Hunter: Hearts of Steel”, as played by Senshi

Description

Suspect Report- Confidential

Name: Nehr Frost

Known Aliases: White Wolf (Reference to physical appearance. Subordinates name for him). N (Called this by friends and family only. No known cases of other members of gang referring to him by this). Apoc (Short for Apocalypse. Called this by rivals and city police. In reference to comic book Villain who beat heroes to death with his bare hands).

Age: 18

Affiliations: Suspect Second-in-Command for Grim, known violent street gang. Rose to prominence in the last six months with the inclusion of suspect into ranks. Leader of the gang is known as Dell, but given recent events, Dell is considered secondary to suspect in threat level.

Appearance:
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Stands at 6'3" with a toned, athletic build. Grayish-white hair and eyes. Multiple scars covering torso, arms and legs, though face and neck appear to be clean for the most part (Origin of scars unknown, but will continue to dig deeper).Despite age, suspect seems to have advanced muscular development in line with a male in their late twenties. Cause of this thought to be extreme conditioning and lifestyle. Typically wears school uniform when observed during the week. When observed during the weekend or days off, suspect will usually be spotted wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, denim jeans, and black converse. During this time, suspects hands are either covered in black leather gloves or are taped up, similar to a boxers.

BE ADVISED, SUSPECT IS AWARE OF SURVEILLANCE.

Personality: Image Suspect displays a calm, laid-back disposition, even when confronted with dangerous and threatening individuals or elements. Displays a complete lack of respect for authority. Suspect has exhibited an inherent lack of fear even when cornered by overwhelming numbers (Be advised, officer witnessed this first hand. Noted parties will be able to give statements once released from Jefferson Memorial Hospital). When engaged, suspect carries himself in a slick, confident manner, lacking any worry of arrest. Suspect observed congregating with friends several times. Shown to get intoxicated despite age. Suspect has only been observed eating pizza and chocolate sundaes. Suspect has been noted as being seen with multiple women, throughout observations, ranging from ages 17-35.
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Skills: BE ADVISED, DO NOT APPROACH SUSPECT WITHOUT AT LEAST TWO OTHER AGENTS. Suspect is a highly regarded hand-to-hand combatant, able to take down multiple combatants at one time with little effort. Suspect has been shown to posses a feral-like cunning, able to sense danger or intent and exploiting openings opponents give him. Based on surveillance footage, it can be surmised suspect is incredibly fast, movements being hard to follow during fights even in slowed motion. Despite reputation, suspect is a well-known student, displaying high retention and comprehension levels.
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Current Whereabouts: Suspect has been relatively quiet lately, likely due to supremacy over other notable gangs. Given current information, it is believed suspect has followed Dell, leader of Grim, into the Hunter Exams. It is believed the reason for this is to sell Licenses, but true intentions are unknown.


Will keep report updated with relevant information as it becomes available.

So begins...

Nehr Frost's Story

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⋙Location: Whale Island|Date: December 19th|Time: 5:30 am⋘
The streets of the normally quiet town were packed with people. Enthusiastic vendors quickly selling out of any and all items people deem useful. December was always a busy time for the town, but this year it seemed as it seemed like it was busier than usual.

The busiest place in the town was the harbour though, about two hundred people had swarmed around the docks, stashing bags wherever they could find free space. The hopeful applicants were counting down the minutes until they could board the boat, although some were more energetic than others.

After what seemed like hours, although for some it actually was, a solitary crew member announced that they were now allowed to board. Despite his plea for people to board in an orderly fashion, he was forced to bolt out of the way of the stampede of people rushing below deck in hopes of grabbing a hammock.

A few minutes later the boat began it's exit out of the harbour, leaving behind the now deserted town.

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⋙Location: Whale Island|Date: December 19th|Time: 5:30 am⋘
Kita dashed onto the boat, helping lead the pack of people following behind her. The small black duffel that rested on her shoulder thumping across her back.

Being the third one to make it below deck, she managed to get one of the hammocks below deck. It wasn't that the boat was small, it was one of the largest boats that came into the harbour. Though since they packed the boat to it's maximum capacity, there wasn't enough hammocks for everyone. About a third of the people on the boat would have to sleep on the floor, and even though it was only one night, Kita did it want to be one of them.

Once she had placed her bag on the hammock, she made her way up to the main deck. She waved at her family who were standing on the docks. Her mother had decided to come into town to see her off, a rare event since her mother tended to avoid coming into town, sending her stepdad to get things instead.

Kita stood there waving until the harbour completely disappeared. Sliding down the side of the boat so she was sitting, before letting out a sigh.

"I can't believe I'm finally here." Kita said to herself.

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Juro arrived as the crowd began to pile in, the journey from Kakin had been long and arduous and as far as he was concerned it included more than enough boat trips to last a lifetime. As he made his way to the focal point of the crowds attention however, he let out a resounding sigh. Although just as quickly as he was flustered a simple shrug is all it took for him to get back on track. "One more time is all, I can deal." Juro reassured himself, as the crowd began to slowly pass him by. Before he'd realized it he had lost his place and was dead last behind the frantic crowd.

As the line continued Juro stepped to the side and toward the ships stern far out of the way of the raving pack. Taking a few steps back Juro positioned himself for a vault and when his trajectory was aligned he dashed forward and with an arched leap made it just barely on the Ships side. Pulling himself up the rest of the way gave Juro time to question if this alternative was really worth it, despite the brief moment of regret however, he managed to make it safely on deck. His crucial checkpoint was finally reached on the road to acquiring the title of 'Hunter'.

Finally after the long journey there was a moment of respite, and Juro placed his dusty satchel at his side as he rested his back on the ships deck. Unlike most he wasn't interested in a room in a cabin, he was too used to living beneath the clouds and sleeping beneath the stars. As he glanced at the rising morning sun above, a grin shined brightly upon his face as the realization sunk in that this was it, that start of his dreams to come.

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Asimov had been waiting a fair distance from the crowd. He had his bag slung over his shoulder and he had been passing the time by playing one of his gamepads. Though he was beating the game with little difficulty, he was actually barely paying attention to it. Instead, he was scoping out the competition. Most of them didn't stand a chance and were most likely not even going to make it across the ocean intact, let alone the Hunters Exam. Though....he had to admit, there were a few that caught his eye.

A blonde haired kid around his age that seemed......off? Something about the way his moved. He had definitely received training in some kind of stealth ability as he placed every foot with caution almost instinctively. A guy in a hood that carried himself like a swordsman. All swordsman sort of walked a similar way he had noticed, this guy was no exception. There was also a tough guy who looked around his age, but he didn't show him much time, guy looked like he could beat up most guys in the crowd, but something about him just made him seem like a......a lackey.

The two that grabbed Asimov attention the most where two of the only females among the crowd. One looked like she had just stepped off a farm, and the other looked like a 13 year old kid. Definitely had the energy of one. Though her earlobe length and eye separation stated she had most likely peaked early and was much older, probably closer to his age. Still, for some reason he wanted to underestimate the red haired girl, which made Asimov nervous, because their was something deceiving about that girl. She was hiding something.

More data was needed to properly assess them all.

When the call was made and the crowd began to rush on board, Asimov simply scoffed. He bent down and launched himself in the air and landed on the deck of the ship. He was confident no one had seen. He leaned against the railing of the ship and continued his game.

That's all this was, just another game. Asimov has never lost a game to anyone or thing. The Hunters Exam was just one more thing to beat. He was going to keep on beating these games until he was beaten by the unwinable game, the game of existence.

After awhile, that red haired girl came to the top of the deck and began to wave good-bye to the crowd. He began to follow her gaze into the crowd using his peripheral vision. She seemed to be waving to two people specifically. One, by her hair, eyes, ears and nose could easily be identified by either her far older sister, or more likely, her mother. The man seemed to have very little in common with her. Too old to be her friend, most likely romantically involved with the mother by the way they were standing . Step-father? Most likely. He seemed......powerful. Like Cici strong. That guy was no joke. Prey for the pour soul who tried to keep her out past curfew.

The girl then made a proclamation, that was slightly drowned out by the quiet moans of the boy who thought it an intelligent idea to tie himself to the rigging. Asimov hope he didn't plan to sleep there, as it was most likely going to rain soon, and if you sleep in the rain, you get sick......like not move for a few weeks sick. If he's planning on passing the Hunters Exam, he better rethink his strategy.

Asimov decided to make idle chat with the girl. He turned off the gamepad and pocketed it. He slid up to her and gave her a friendly smile.

"Hi!" He extended his hand down to the girl, now realizing he was almost a foot taller than her. "I'm Asimov. Sounds like being a Hunter is something you've wanted for some time. Couldn't help but overhear you earlier. Can I ask......why?"

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⋙Location: Whale Island|Date: December 19th|Time: 6:00 am⋘
Kita stifled a laugh at the seasick man next to her. In any other situation sh would probably find him intimidating, but found it amusing that he had been reduced to reciting nursery rhymes. The only other people she had ever seen act like this were colleagues of her stepfather, who had obviously never been on a boat.

Kita was so wrapped up in the scene unfolding before her, she neglected to notice the boy standing next to her who was playing on a game pad, that was until he spoke to her.

"Hey." Kita shot him a friendly smile before taking his hand giving it a light shake. "I'm Kita." After a slight pause Kita continued. "Well my stepdad's a deep sea hunter, and I've looked into him for as long as I can remember. His life seems so exciting. I've always wanted to be just like him, and if I get my hunters license I'll be able to." Kita wasn't exactly lying, just leaving out a few things. Her stepfather had warned her numerous times not to tell any of the other applicants of her true motives. As though many of the applicants had pure intentions, others were not so trustworthy. "So what about you?"

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Ami made sure that she got up early, she had a bad habit of being late, but this was one time that being late wouldn't be acceptable. She had packed her hand woven backpack full of herbs and clothing the night before, so all she had to do was eat something and get dressed. Once ready she headed to the docks.

As she approached the ship she looked around, there were so many different types of people. Out of all the people there, there were a few that seemed to stand out to her, all guys except for one small red headed girl. She followed them aboard the ship making her way down to the lower deck, she didn't want to be one of the unlucky people stuck on the main deck left out in the cold to sleep. By the time she reached the area there weren't any hammocks left, but that was okay with her. Sleeping on the ground was something that she had gotten used to.

She found a small place to sit, not far from the boy that appeared to be sea sick, the young girl, and the boy that she had seen playing what she had learned were called video games. She still didn't really understand the point of them, why pretend to go on an adventure when you could actually go on one? The video game boy then seemed to decide to put his game away and talk to the cheerful girl. She turned her attention from them to the boy wearing the blue hoodie. He looked miserable, maybe being below deck wasn't the best thing for him or anyone else that may have to deal with his future vomit. Ami really couldn't handle seeing him looking so sick, "Excuse me, I couldn't help but notice that you seem to have more than a little bit of sea sickness. I might have something that can help you with that if you are interested." She knew that this was a competition and that in a competition helping others wasn't usually the best decision, but if that was to be her down fall than so be it.

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"Hey kid, you're using my hammock. Move." The young bespectacled boy looked up to see a rough, unshaven man in his early twenties with a generic baseball cap turned backwards and loose fitting street clothes. His voice was gravelly, like someone who had been smoking for years. The boy stood up, though he only came up to the chest of the rough man. Del was his name for those wondering, and picking on those smaller than him was a favorite past time of his. "I-I was one of the first ones on the boat. It can't be your hammock." Del clicked his tongue as he bent down to eye level of the boy, grabbing him by the collar. "This isn't first come first serve, kid. Now move." Del pushed the boy back, who then fell to the floor. He quickly grabbed his stuff, only for someone to stop him from running away.

It was another young man, though this one was roughly the same size as Del, and he was flanked by two others, of equal or maybe even greater stature. "Put your bags back. We'll not let him push you around." The three newcomers got between the boy and Del, looking him over with a feeling of superiority. Del smirked and said, "You need to leave too. Before you and your friends wind up missing the exam." Del gave him a slight push, knocking the young man back a few inches. The man went to push him back on to feel the force of his body leave him as if he was pushing against a wall. Between him and Dell now stood a late teen by the name of Nehr Frost. Nehr dropped two heavy bags from each of his hands, a quite loud thud ringing out as he did so. "Brought the luggage, Boss." Nehr said, a tone of indifference to the entire situation in his voice. Unlike Del, Nehr gave off quite a strong 'It would be better to walk away' aura. Between that and not wanting things to escalate further, the three walked away with the boy.

"We're almost there, N. All we have to do now is pass the exams, sell the licenses and it'll be smooth sailing from here on out. We'll be rich." Del fell into his hammock, yawning heavily and obviously resigning himself to sleep for most of the voyage. "What about Grim? The rest of the guys?" Del chuckled at the question. "Those useless morons? Who cares? Don't go soft on me now, N. I need you to make sure I get to the end of this." Without responding, Nehr walked away from Del, unsure of how to respond. He made his way to the main deck, hiding a feeling of excitement. He had never been on a boat before, in fact, up until today he had only seen the sea one other time. The negatives of growing up in a city most consider to be a lost cause. Truthfully, Nehr really didn't care about being a Hunter, he was just going along with what Del wanted. But, he looked at it as a new experience and something to occupy his time, so he made the decision to make the most of it while he could.

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"Seems to go on forever, doesn't it?" Nehr turned around to see Del, standing behind him. Del was rolling a sucker between his lips, grinning mischievously. "Stole this off some poor bastard when he wasn't looking. You got your fists, I got my brains. Together, N, no one here can stop us." Nehr returned his gaze to the sea, somewhat tired of Del's rambling. They had known each other since childhood and where they grew up, you made friends or you didn't make it. Del wasn't as smart as he thought he was, but that didn't matter. Any time he fell into something he couldn't handle, he would simply run to Nehr to fix it, and thus the cycle would continue. Del walked over to the railing and leaned over it, his eyes darting from one person to the next, 'analyzing' the competition. "Well now, there are some attractive young ladies on this boat. Too bad we might have to kill them." Nehr shot a glance to Del who was waiting for it, his eyes glaring psychotically at his friend.

"We have to do whatever is necessary, N. Not everyone got into some fancy school like you. Some of us had to survive the street. I'm not going back to that hell, N. Even if I have to make sure a few don't see the end of this exam." Nehr turned away from Del, his gaze returning to the water. "I don't think that's how this works, Del. It's about merit, not about who is left." Del smirked, returning his glares to the others on the main deck, forming opinions, likely wrong ones, about his fellow examinees. "They have to pass someone, got to. I plan on being that person even if it means I'm the only one left." Nehr gripped the guard rail tightly. "Don't you mean, we?" His hand removed from the rail, revealing that his grip had nearly crushed it, his finger lines clearly indented. "Come on, N. You know that's what I meant." Del let out an annoyed sigh. While Nehr's gaze was fixed on the water, Del returned his to everyone else, his intent to kill, if necessary, almost radiating off him like a bad omen.

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"Nice to meet you." Asimov state with a close eyed smile. He then opened his eyes and intently listened to Kita's words. "Deep Sea Hunter? Sounds pretty exciting and like a lot of work. I probably wouldn't be cut out for something like that. Your stepdad must be one hell of a Pro Hunter!" Asimov exclaimed, looking a little sheepish at his own admission.

So he was correct. That monster on the deck was her stepdad. If he was a Deep Sea Hunter, he must fight all kinds of giant beasts and pirates and what not. If he had given her any kind of training, she was probably a lot more dangerous than she appeared. Also, she wasn't lying when she said that, but she wasn't being entirely honest. There was something she was holding back deliberately. From the way she acted, it was probably important to her. Honestly, Asimov was intrigued with this girl. If he wanted to know more about her, he most likely shouldn't press the matter now. Perhaps if they get to know one another better.

Kita then countered his first question. He looked surprised and pointed to himself. "What? Me? He seemed surprise she asked. After she confirmed what she said was correct. He sighed a little bit a looked out over the ocean. "The answer to that question is a little complicated." He paused for a brief moment before continuing. "I guess my reason for taking the Hunter Exam....is to beat it. All my life Ive just sort of gone from one game to the next. I guess I'm just hoping that becoming a Hunter means that I'll get to play the worlds hardest game and that it never ends."

He then looked back at her. "Don't get me wrong, Kita. Just because I'm referring to being a Hunter as a game, doesn't mean I don't take it seriously or that it doesn't have consequences. in fact, only the best games have consequences and there is nothing in this world I take more seriously than games." At the end of his sentence, his almost dead tired eyes seemed to light up with fire and determination unseen in Asimov before.

He then composed himself and gave a quick chuckle before rubbing the back of his head. "Sorry about that. Guess I'm just excited for the exam. Hehehe." Asimov laughed a little awkwardly before getting back to normal.

Wanting to keep the conversation going, he started anew. "So.....what do you think the Exam's going to be like? I hope it's clever."

While he was talking to Kita, Asimov had never stopped observing his surroundings. Cici said it had something to do with his natural En. There was someone trying to remain hidden who seemed to have focused on him for a brief moment before turning away. The young girl, named Ami if he heard right, was aiding the sea sick kid talking with a skinny blonde kid.

The one that currently stood out the most was farther down the deck. Two guys around his age, one seemed angry but controlled, the other was emanating pure bloodlust. Guy was not subtle about it at all. He either was stupid enough to announce his intentions to the entire ship, or he was unaware he was doing it. Either way, Asimov would decide to avoid those two.....perhaps challenge them to a game if the opportunity presented itself.

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"Sort of, I'm working on becoming one, but I want to do it in a less traditional way, using herbs an nen." Nen? It was the mysterious energy source he had heard, but it's details were never too clear to him. It was with some amazement that he realised that many might have already come into contact with it, as the thought that people other than hunters have access to its knowledge before had never occurred to him.

"I'm Ami Hisan by the way." "Nagito. It's a pleasure." Just as he finished answering her, he felt a glare burning through him and turned around, meeting its owner eye to eye. He still maintained a carefree manner, returning his glare with a cheeky grin. He had no idea why the man seemed to be after his blood, though he had a inkling that it had something to do with his seasickness. He wasn't really frightened of the older male, though he seemed quite well built compared to his frame. Worst comes to worst, he can make a run for it. Rarely was anyone able to catch up with his speed, so he was relatively safe most of the time.

His eyes drifted half heartedly over the rest of the crowd, fixing themselves on a few more interesting ones. A girl with fiery red hair, tied into twin tails was engaged in conversation with a youth with dark red hair. Nothing too threatening there. What he was most concerned about was perhaps the two men standing in a corner, both of which seemed oddly dangerous. One of them was already showing his bloodlust, and though Nagito was fairly sure that he would be able to get out of it once again, he could tell that the man was dangerous, to say the least. But so was everyone in the competition. People were all selfish, so it wouldn't be odd if they tried to kill each other.

Even if they did, it's not like it would concern him. There were two things he hated to do, fighting and picking a side, so he would probably be staying neutral in any case. Of course, the best circumstances will be that they will finish each other off and he would be able to get away, escaping as usual.

"So, what's your name, hoodie?" He asked casually with a tilt of his head, turning his attention back to the people he was standing with. The man's nickname was established right off the bat, and even if he chose to tell him his full name, it would stick with him for the rest of the time they meet.

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Kita thought the boy seemed fairly unsure as to why he was taking the exam, but from what she gleaned he was in it for the challenge, and he obviously took challenges very seriously, even going the extra stretch to remind her of it. Although, anyone could see he was passionate about it by the way he spoke.

"No problem, I think we all are. Well, maybe not him." Kita laughed, gesturing towards the seasick boy, who was getting help from a girl now, the only other girl on the boat actually, and a boy talking to them, but he was still obviously ill.

Kita tilted her head to the side."Hmmm, well I know the actual exam location changes each year, so it's never the same. My stepdad told me it almost always starts with a marathon to the first phase. For the rest of the exam they're supposed to test everything, physical, mental, and anything else they want, it’s really up to the examiners. Lowering her voice so only he could hear, as to keep other people from listening in."Before you even start thinking about the main exam, you have the pre-exam to worry about." After pausing for a moment to look around to make sure nobody could hear her she continued. "My stepdad told me that the hunters association hires people to make sure only the people that are prepared and fit to take the exam get to the site. So it's a good idea to stay on everyone's good side, even if they don’t seem important."

Letting a loud sigh, she returned to her normal speaking volume. ”Well that was a mouthful.”

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The way the ingredients turned colors under deft hands was enough to be alarming, but the herbalist then mentioned Nen. It was a term that Sanzi had heard before although his people preferred to refer to it as Qi. That alone meant that she was not from the Tangs although he couldn't be too sure yet. She did not look too dangerous though; her build did not betray any physical training she could have gotten to make her an immediate threat so Sanzi had to gamble with what she offered him.

The concoction acted fast, a lot faster than normal medicine and he felt heat pour out of his own body, as though an invisible force fighting off an intruder, an outside source of Nen. It was a reflex he had yet to control as the whole Nen thing was very new to him and he had inherited way more than he could normally handle, so it wouldn't be too far-fetched for anyone familiar with Nen in the crowd to detect something amiss. Nevertheless, it settled not without forcing to let out a silent burp though, and alleviated his condition until the dizziness he had previously felt was nothing more than a slight feeling of sporadic vertigo. It had worked better than expected, but not well enough to warrant his distrust.

"Hoodie is just fine, but if you must know, San Zi" he responded in lieu of introduction, eyeing the lanky teen with what could be interpreted as a triumph. Just to make sure that he was fine, he got up on his two feet and made a few steps towards his bag when he concluded that he was back to his optimal state. There, he undid the rope tying him to the rails of the boat and took out two bottles of pills and down them in one go to squash what discomfort Ami's medication had not managed to rid him of. He wasn't too worried about interactions between medication as his blood was poisonous enough to give medicine, poison in controlled dosage and form, a run for its money under normal circumstances.

"I've got limited amounts of these," he said, as though that explained everything. They were the meds he had stolen from nearby pharmacists and veterinary clinics. He had thought that since this Ami Hisa was capable of producing more medicine to fight off his sea sickness, he wouldn't need to bother with extra pills and may as well consume a few. Absentmindedly, he began twirling them, while he fished out a bundle from his belongings.

He had not eaten in a while, after all, and it wouldn't do to take on the hunter exam empty-stomached now that he knew it had already begun and he did not risk projectile vomiting at the slightest tilt of his world. When he unwrapped the clothes, they revealed three meat buns, signature dish from the continent of Kakin. He handed one with a half-bow to the woman who had helped him. "Please accept this as a token of my gratitude."

His eyes then darted to Twigs and, without warning, he handed the kid another one. "Eat." He had taken notice of a few dangerous characters on the deck. Although he wasn't the best at reading the mood or people, it wasn't too hard to take not of those whose body language screamed 'I want to Hulk smash something.'

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Just like every other trip, as soon as they had made it out to open water the captain, and a select few crew members, had broken out the alcohol in the bridge. All of them had sailed this course many times before, so they were confident in their abilities, especially since this was a relatively easy course. It was open water until the reached the port the next morning, and it was dead ahead.

What they hadn't accounted for was the wildlife. In their drunken stupor, they didn't even notice the large shadow approaching the ship, or how still the waters had become. Suddenly there was a loud bump against the side of the boat, throwing everyone above deck to the port side of the boat. As the monstrosity rose out of the water, the applicants faces all plastered with looks of terror.

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Ami watched San Zi take a few steps, she smiled happy to see that her remedy had helped. She watched him pull a pill bottle out of his bag. He mentioned that he only had a limited supply of whatever it was that was in the bottle. In response to his comment she said, "No problem there is plenty more herbal medications that I can create if you need help." Ami was happy to have helped him out, but even happier that she may have just made ally. With her limited physical abilities she'd need all the friends she could get to help her survive.

Unexpectedly he then handed her a meat bun, "Thank you. I know that this will be of some use during the exam." She then put in her backpack to save for later. She had already eaten that morning and felt it'd be better to save it for later.

She took a moment to look around the room again, she noticed some guys that were clearly blood thirsty. She made a mental note to stay as far away from them as possible.

Suddenly she felt something large hit the side of the boat, knocking her off her feet. She then heard an unusual sound coming from above deck, "What is that?"

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Del whistled to himself as the time passed. Nehr watched the waves gently pass by the ship, playing out random scenarios in his head about being a pirate, a common fantasy one finds themselves indulging in when bored out of their mind. He cared not for who else was on the ship. He could feel the looks of those worth noting, but he didn't turn to see them, nor form his own opinion. Nehr had a feral prowess about him, able to sense things such as killing intent violent auras on instinct. Due to this he typically only paid attention when his instincts told him it was worth it. "Hey do you think any of these female instructors will be... well, you know?" Del said, chuckling as he finished the sentence. Nehr smirked and said, "No, Del, I don't know. Anyway, you should be focusing on-" Nehr straightened up, his eyes darting across the water. "What? Focus on what, N?" Nehr raised his hand toward Del. "Shut up for a second. Do you feel that?" Del looked out aat the water, only noticing that most of the waves had stopped. "Feel what?" Nehr let go of the railing and took a step back. "Get away from the side, now!" Before Del could react the monster hit the ship.

Del was flung from one side of the deck to the other when the monster attacked. Just as he was about to smash into the opposite side railing, Nehr grabbed him by the collar and stopped his momentum. "What the hell is that thing?!" Del yelled out, bracing himself should the sea monster attack again. "The optimist in me says its part of the exam. But, just to be on the safe side." Nehr motioned Del to follow him as they ran to the far side of the boat, Nehr avoiding those he passed by, but Del knocking over any who stood in his way. The two made their way down into the cabins, Nehr's eyes shooting between the confused looks of those who were unsure what was going on. Finding the first thing he could that was bolted to the ground and large enough for the job, he had Del get under the surface. "Boss, stay here. When the boat starts to sink, find something to float on." With just those words, Nehr began his return to the deck. "Wait, N! What do you mean when?!" Without responding Nehr made his way back up to the deck.

That being said he was unsure of what he was supposed to do now that he had made this decision. He had not returned out of some sense of excitement for battle, more so it was the sense that he needed to see how this unfolded, so he could make sure him and Del were among those who made it out once it was over.

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ImageSanzi, or San Zi as he had introduced himself, had instinctively reached for the sword strapped on his back and bent his knees to maintain his balance when something struck their ship. People and what appeared to be containers of beer flew over, tumbling down the width of the ship's deck, forcing the occupants that were still standing to scramble out of the way else be crushed or knocked overboard.

This must have been the first test! Fighting giant sea creatures. He was good at fighting so this was perfect. Adrenaline coursed through his vein, and the Nen stored within his body heated the air. Sanzi was about to launch himself after the beast when Twigs barked an order to secure the doctor.

"What? Don't give me orders!" he snapped back only to drop on all fours to maintain his balance as another attack shook the boat. To say that he wasn't very good at teamwork was an understatement, but the boat was rocking dangerously now, so much that Sanzi had to latch onto the nearest mast with all his strength. The doctor was fortunately closest to one of the stairs leading below deck, so he launched himself at her, leaving a dent in the wooden deck, and tackled her down into the opening while using his bag as a cushion between them before an incoming barrel of water could have stricken her down.

The stairs were cramped and Sanzi had fallen in an ungraceful heap of limbs, tumbling past two gruff and dangerous looking men who were making their way up. He was sweating, core temperature having risen above that of a normal human, but he got back onto his feet. "Take this if you want to stay above deck," he said, handing her the coil of rope he had previously been using to secure himself to the boat's rail. "That thing is bigger than the ship and won't go down easy. Do you think you can come up with something to weaken it while we distract it? Use my things if need be." It was a known fact that Sanzi was a lousy poison maker, but he had nevertheless received training from the best and had a habit of keeping some plants and insect corpses at hand wherever he went. It wasn't enough to create anything spectacular, but he trusted Ami to be able to make use of them.

OOC: I think lina was a bit confused. We've been above deck all along so I took the liberty of tossing Ami in between both places ;D

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Kita smiled. This Asimov guy seemed like a potential future friend. Her eyes wandered towards the water, and she was startled to see how dark the water had become. A moment later she realized what was happening and grabbed onto the side of the boat just before the boat was hit.

As the monster rose out of the, Kita's eyes widened. She had seen a lot of things when she went out on the water with her stepdad, but never anything this big, and more often than not they were relatively passive if you left them alone. This one, on the other hand, was obviously hostile.

Turning towards Asimov, she spoke. "I hope you can fight, that thing obviously isn't friendly, and there's likely someone from the association watching us too. " She looked up at the monster, it was long and black, almost like a massive eel, at least four times as large as the boat, it could probably break it in half with ease. It lacked scales, but it's skin was obviously thick enough to withstand a fair bit of damage. It obviously wasn't going to be easy to take down. The only possible weak spot she could think of was between the eyes like a shark, but they were nothing alike, so that was unlikely. "To be honest, I have absolutely no idea what this thing is or how to hurt it. So unless you have a plan, I hope you like improvisation."

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(ooc: Sorry I though most of us were below deck because in the first post Kita went below deck to the hammocks. I'm good either way though.)

Ami was grateful that San Zi had pushed her below deck just in time to keep her from falling off the ship. Her lack of coordination would have made it difficult for her to stay on without falling off. San Zi handed her the rope that he had been using earlier, "Thank you. I'll definitely need this. I'm not the most coordinated person in the world." She tied one end of it tightly around her waist and handed he the other end. "When you go back up there can you tie this end down for me?" She quickly started pulling out different herbs from her bag and then rummaging through San Zi's bag to see what he had. She had never worked with actual medications, but she was sure they'd create some kind of nasty chemical reaction. Out of his bag she pulled out two bottles one containing sleeping pills and the other a narcotic painkiller. Those two together would be a deadly combination, but for extra measure she added some hemlock and nightshade. With this combination will either kill if ingested or at the very least paralyze the creature if it touches its skin. She wasn't sure how San Zi was intending on using the poison so making it work for either internal or external was important. She mixed them up into a paste and focused on it changing it to a high concentration that would be enough to kill a 10,000 lb creature. She hoped that it would work, she didn't have much experience with making poisons

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*Whistle*"That's a big bowl of Unadon waiting to happen." Asimov said, a smile beginning to grow on his face. He looked over to Kita as she spoke. He nodded a couple of times. So this might be a test from the HA, and if it wasn't, they were at least watching. Bonus Game! Think on your feet!

He smiled widely at Kita's last sentence."Kita, if you ever learn anything about me, it's this. Improvisation is what I do." Asimov then grabbed some of the ropes tide to the side of the ship and began to untie and loosen them. After he untied two spokes of ropes, he tied them together with incredible speed. He then threw one end at Kita. "tie that end to the boat, your dad was a Deep Sea Hunter, you're good at tying knots, right? When I give the signal, give one hard pull really quick, then let go." Asimov was about to turn away, but then turned back to Kita. "One last thing, I can't swim. So if I fall in the water, be a pal and pull me back up?" Asimov then lassoed himself around his waist and was off.

He turned to face the Main Mast, as he spun he noticed the others on the ship waiting or hesitating, looking to work with each other. Teamwork is important in crisis situations....but being decisive more so. He could almost see the bright countdown in front of him.

3.........2..........1.....GO!

With impressive speed, Asimov shot towards the main mast and immediately leaped up it a great distance. He kept leaping until he was at the top of the mast. He looked over towards the giant monster and seemed to analyze it. He senses extended towards and he felt its body as his own, every roar, every contortion. He felt it. He hoped the center of its skull was a soft as it felt. He opened his eyes and looked down at Kita. HE gave her a smile and thumbs up. He then turned and leaped as hard as he could towards the beast, the rope trailing behind him.

Asimov managed to leap over the curve of its neck as the beast was leering down on the ship. The rope made contact with the top of its neck and Asimov used his momentum to begin to swing the rope around its neck. One pass, two passes, three passes. Asimov was high in the air over its skull at the top of the third pass around. It was at this point he called out to Kita. "KITA, NOW!"

Feeling the power of Kita's pull, everything fell into place. Asimov focused all of his awareness into his right fist. With the combination of Kita's pull, the momentum of the ropes and his own strength, Asimov drove his fist down harshly right in-btween the monsters eyes. The beast roared in pain! It was hurt! It was also severely dazed. Asimov slid back on its neck as it began thrash in pain. He grabbed onto the ropes that were wrapped tautly around its neck. He held onto the ropes with one hand and called out loudly. "YEEHAW! Check it out, Kita! One hand!

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