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Professor Cornelius Flyback Ashton

He invented the BTL Drive, and he's never going to let you forget it.

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a character in “Spaceship Zero”, as played by CaptainGrue

Description

Professor Cornelius Flyback Ashton
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Archetype: Scientist
Perks: Eureka!
Odd Hours
Brawn: 4
Brains: 1
Balance: 2
Bravado: 3
Zero Power: Better-Than-Might: Ashton's perfect understanding of physics lets him calculate his punches. If, should he ever have to engage fisticuffs with someone, he would hit as if his Brawn were 1.
Equipment: Atomic Pistol, SpaceCorp uniform.
Inventions: The Better-Than-Light Drive

Name: Cornelius Flyback Ashton
Quote: "Well, this is an unexpected setback."
Ethnicity: British.
Gender: Male
Age: 66
Height: Tall
Weight: Light. Frail. Thin.
Hair color: Light grey.
Eye color: Grey
Skin tone: Caucasian
Appearance quirks/other: Wears a standard issue SpaceCorp uniform with a large number '4' on the right leg. It's a baggy, plastic-y jumpsuit in red and white. Square glasses. Balding head, static shocked hair on either side of his head.
Personality: Eccentric, zealously dedicated to his work, maniacal in some ways. Classic mad scientist who has let the scope of his knowledge bypass any sense of caution or morality.
Likes/Hobbies: Research, psychology, biology, chemistry, geology, physics, social sciences, the BTL Drive and by proxy Spaceship Zero.
Dislikes/Nopes: Violence,
Education: Has a masters in physics and a degree in just about every field of science imaginable.
Life Goal: Be the man who made the BTL Drive, the man who saved the human race by letting them reach for the stars.
Crippling weaknesses/Fears: Fails to recognise danger.
Backstory: Professor Cornelius Ashton has worked for decades on his ambitious "Better-Than-Light" Drive. He has let nothing stand in the way of the culmination of his life's work.

So begins...

Professor Cornelius Flyback Ashton's Story