Hellboy

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Hellboy (Scenesys ID: 1068)
Profile
Name: Anung Un Rama
Superalias: Hellboy
Gender: Male
Species: Cambion
Occupation: BPRD Agent
Citizenship: UN Recognized
Residence: BPRD Offices, NYC
Education: Private
Theme: Dark Horse (FC)
Groups: Mystic Arts, SHIELD
Details
Apparent Age: 75 Actual Age: 75
Date of Birth 22 Dec 1944 Played By Comic Book Hellboy (Voiced by Ron Perlman)
Height: 7' Weight: 350 lbs
Hair Color: Black Eye Color: White
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Theme Song: "Red Right Hand" by Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds


Character Info

Profile

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Hellboy is a bit of a public figure. Before the 1970's he was a creature of urban legend. However, in 1978 he helped defeat a Faerie Invasion of the UK while wielding Excalibur...and it somewhat thrust him into public view. The UN officially announced him as a proper citizen after that. He travels the world, working for mysterious bosses (The BPRD), fighting evil and helping making the world a safer, cooler place.

Timeline

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Timeline:
1944: The evil mystic Grigori Rasputin summons Hellboy to Earth. He appears miles away where he is discovered by allied agents and scientists, including Captain America. He is brought back to America, where he is raised by the agent and occultist, Brumhold.

1944 - 1952: He is raised in the original BPRD office in New Mexico. He is trained and lives among the agents and occultists. He grows fast, however, and is inhumanely tough. At age 9 he is made an official agent, and begins assisting properly.

1952 - 1979: Hellboy travels the world fighting monsters, mystics, lost gods, angels, demons and everything in between. He does a lot of good. Eventually the BPRD is folded into WAND. They attempt to keep him under wraps, but he is constantly spotted or seen. In 1979 he helps stop a faerie-caused apocalypse in the UK...and in response the UN officially announces him as a recognized citizen, with full public rights and permissions. After that he becomes a figure of some fame and infamy around the world, often appearing to help deal with various supernatural threats in somewhat spectacular ways.

1979 - 2020: He continues doing his duty and loving it. In 2020 the BPRD moves its official offices to the East Coast, and HB goes with it.

IC Journal

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Personality

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Brash:
HB tends to act first and think later. When he DOES think later, he tends to know what he's doing. However, his first response is usually to leap headlong into a situation. Often this turns out alright for him. Sometimes, however, it really, really does not.

Brave:
Hellboy isn't stupid. He knows and understands danger. However, he IS stupidly brave. He will stand up to insane threats, and put himself in grave danger to do the right thing, or get at the bad guy.

Compassionate:
He may seem gruff on the outset, but he's a very caring individual. He looks after those who cannot look after themselves, and he loves animals (Especially cats). He has a hard time turning his back on people who really need it.

Character Sheet

Powers

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Aging:
He ages...oddly. In 1954 he was about ten, but was physically an adult. He is now quite old, but has the physical body of an adult...even if he has the temperment of a teenager. It is unknown on whether he will actually ever age.

Demonic Endurance:
HB is much, much tougher then a human. He hasn't fully tested this, but he has directly charged an MG-42 machine gun, even taking those bullets at point blank range without even bruising. He can take mighty, mighty blows. He has been knocked through entire buildings, and then gotten back up with a grumble. Surely some things can hurt or even kill him, but they are few and far between. Truly powerful beings can certainly damage him.

Demonic Healing:
If actually damaged, HB heals at a very supernatural rate. Wounds close over a matter of hours. Also, while healing he can keep acting. He was once speared to a tree, and he pulled himself off of the spear and continued fighting his attacker.

Demonic Strength:
Hellboy is much stronger then a normal person. He is able to lift up to five tons without pushing himself. This also applies to his strength when swinging a weapon, or punching or kicking. If he really presses himself he can strain himself to an upwards of ten to fifteen tons.

Demonic Transformation:
He has only taken on his true demonic form on a few occurences, but he has the ability to now do it at will. He only does this is he really needs to, however, as he does not like how it makes him feel.

While transformed the following applies:

* he grows much larger, up to the size of Behemoth. He can level buildings. He can also be much smaller, and tends to be.

* He can summon pure hellfire, incinerating entire crowds of Hell's strongest soldiers.

* He can control lightning and call it down and summon storms.

* He can take truly godlike amounts of damage, and take on truly monstrous threats.

* His wings grow in, and he is able to properly fly.

Enhanced Sight:
Hellboy can see many times the normal distance of a human being. He cannot see miles, but he can pick up small details with ease, and pick out details at surprising distances.

Innate Multilingualism:
Perhaps because his blood comes from before Babel, but HB can innately understand any language. This also includes ancient, lost languages and magical ones. Alien languages, unless tied to Earth's ancient history, are not included with this.

Thermal Resistance:
Hellboy is completely immune to heat and its environments. He could wade through lava or walk through fire without issue.

Skills

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Academia:
He's a reader, even if you wouldn't guess it by looking at him. He's also lived through history, which helps! He has the equivilant of a PhD in Ancient History, but also knows quite a bit about various other academic subjects.

Charisma:
He's gruff, but an oddly likeable guy. Most people seem to gravitate towards him, and even the public tends to like him. There are always people who don't trust him, or think he is evil, but they are not the majority, oddly enough.

Firearms:
He prefers brawling, but he also owns an enormous handgun! He's pretty good with it, and is capable of making called shots at a decent distance. He's no sniper, though.

Hand-To-Hand:
While HB is skilled with a firearm, he prefers getting up close and personal. He is a very, very proficient brawler, and with a mix of his skills and his abilities he can go toe to toe with some of the best. He's also shown himself to be pretty skilled with swords and other melee weapons.

Occult Knowledge:
His decades of experience as a paranormal investigator has given him expertise in folklore, magical rituals, the use of charms and curses, paranormal creatures and other related topics.

Resources

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Bprd:
The BPRD is the shady, weird little relative of WAND. It is -technically- a branch of WAND, though it originated as its own branch of the government before it was swallowed up after Vietnam. They are funded off blackbooks and redacted folios by the government. They are technically SHIELD, but are all old oak interiors, dusty occult tomes, demonology and monsters. For obvious reasons, while HB is a public figure, the BPRD is not.

Fame:
Hellboy is known. He's appeared in interviews, in magazines and more. He was an urban legend up until the 70's, when he wielded Excalibur to save London from a Faerie Invasion (Alongside other big heroes at the time). At that point he was vaulted into the public eye. Lots of people like him, and kids were Hellboy shirts and the like. Some folks think he is an evil demon, though, and he is a person of conflict with many.

Good Samaritan:
The Good Samaritan is an enormous handgun given to him by one of the super heroes who helped raise him. It packs one hell of a punch. He tends to fire rounds filled with silver filings, or holy water, or cold iron, or whatever he eneds for supernatural threats. It often runs out of ammo and is prone to jamming.

Jacket:
Hellboy is almost always seen wearing a large and heavy jacket that reaches well below his knees. The pockets of this jacket are typically filled with many of the charms and totems mentioned in 'Relics', granting him even greater paranormal protection.

Red Right Hand:
The Right Hand of Doom consists of a large forearm and hand that seem to be made from red stone. Though now it has become Hellboy's substitute right arm (due to a demon hacking off his original right hand as a baby and grafting the Hand in its place), the hand is effectively invulnerable and feels no pain, and is much like a sledgehammer when used to punch an enemy. Of course, being far larger than an ordinary human hand (or even Hellboy's own left hand), the Right Hand of Doom is not very suitable for use with most objects, although it has proven dexterous enough to catch a fly. Hellboy relies on his average-sized left hand to operate weapons and devices. Because of this, he is most likely ambidextrous.

The Right Hand of Doom was formerly the right hand of one of Anum, one of the "greater spirits" that watched over the burgeoning Earth, and is the hand the spirit used to create the dragon Ogdru Jahad. With that same hand, he bound the dragon, but then his fellow spirits turned upon him for his deeds, and destroyed him utterly, sparing only his right hand, which was kept and preserved by many races throughout history, including the first race of man.

As the hand which created and bound the Ogdru Jahad, it is also the key which will "loose and command" them; being something of a catalyst that will bring about the world's end.

It is not even necessary for the arm to be attached to Hellboy at all; even on its own it would perform its tasks. However, it has been suggested that if Hellboy dies while the Hand is attached to him, it would become useless. He has thus come to the conclusion that the only way to prevent it falling into the wrong hands is to keep and protect it.

Relics:
HB carries a number of religious and occult relics with him, like a supernatural utility belt. These tend to be situational, but he has used items that have done things such as : Ressurect the very recently dead, banish ghosts, excorcise demons, hurt vampires, bind spirits to objects and similar. One of the most common is a rosary he always has on him.

Weaknesses

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Destiny:
There are people who will stop at nothing to end the world...and they need him to do it. Every now and again these cultists or monsters pop up all over again.

Duty:
He works for the BPRD, and while he bucks sometimes at responsibility, he still has work to do.

Enemies:
HB has made a LOT of both supernatural and mundane enemies over the decades, and he constantly finds himself at odds with them.

Role-Play

Logs

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Hellboy has 24 finished logs.

Title Date Scene Summary
Jailbreak at the Chainer of Souls April 1st, 2021 The Chainer of Souls is destroyed. Four heroes enter, three heroes leave. Hellboy rescues the soul after all.
Future Stupid Past April 1st, 2021 Carson and Hellboy learn of a terrible future they must mention to no one.
Heroes Assemble: The Musical April 1st, 2021 These guys might live it down...MIGHT. Singing and April Foolery
Inside the Chainer's Demense March 31st, 2021 Morrigan and Hellboy move to investigate the other side of the portal and find hundreds of souls trapped there. They investiate the center.
Flashback: Against the Limner March 27th, 2021 In 1965, a BRPD team fights The Limner, wins but misses a soul in this flashback scene.
Paintball for Charity March 27th, 2021 Diane and Hellboy play paintball against a huge crowd for a child's birthday. The child 'wins.'
I'm an Asgardian! Crap. March 20th, 2021 Brunnhilde and Hellboy run into each other at a Brooklyn dive bar, and Brunnhilde outs her Asgardian origin unwittingly, or confirms it at least. Then she promptly acts like a jerk.
A Terrible Price to Pay March 15th, 2021 Hellboy and Morrigan enter the realm of the Chainer of Souls with the portal closing behind them while Mike and Hank watch.
What Price One Soul: Shot Across the Bow March 12th, 2021 Saeko warns Hellboy of a trap on a door for a witness he wants to talk to. They fight a whisp who possess the witness and rescue the witness.
Thousand Faces: Who's For Dinner March 8th, 2021 Vampires set up a dinner with bloody consequences for all involved.
Iron Fortitude: Warcrimes March 6th, 2021 SHIELD gathers for some good news, but instead hears some very very bad news. The US Government has disavowed all of SHIELD and is seizing the Triskelion. SHIELD has gone dark in response because despite this blow, HYDRA is still out there and must be dealt with. Also, E may have just had his cover blown by May.
Fair Thee Well March 2nd, 2021 Hellboy has to kill a cursed father and tell the son that his son has that curse and has to live with it or...not. Jane sees another death.
We Didn't Start The Fire March 2nd, 2021 Mill Brook Houses are open for development after magma kraken visits.
What Price One Soul: Latveria March 1st, 2021 A bunch of magically transformed humans turned into lawn ornaments are rescued by 'Doom'. The soul Hellboy sought wasnt there, but he did find a clue.
Fog, Docks and Irish goons oh-my! February 27th, 2021 Hellboy saves the day from some powered thugs trying to get Madi. Or, were they?
Banshee's Scream: A bad night to F.E.A.S.T. December 5th, 2020 The Black Banshee, aka Siobhan Smythe's dead mother, is finally put to rest thanks to the efforts of SHIELD and a couple of passing super peoples.
Banshee's Scream: Investigating a Terrible Scene November 29th, 2020 A group discover that the Dark Banshee haunting the streets of New York City has something far more sinister in mind at F.E.A.S.T. and rush off to prepare for an imminent attack.
SHIELD comes a calling November 17th, 2020 Hellboy and Daisy come calling upon the Titans about a Banshee problem.
Crack Open Some Cold Ones November 11th, 2020 Hellboy and Quake visit a morgue and become friends!
A Singing Banshee and a Drinking Demon November 9th, 2020 Hellboy gives it a shot (or three) and gets shouted down. Not as loudly as he could have been though.
Zombie Jamboree October 22nd, 2020 It was a zombie jamboree, took place in a New York cemetery. DJ Necromancer summons hundreds of thousands of undead from their eternal rest to have a really amazing party. Local college students and one dog are held hostage for eventual dark deeds but the NYPD holds the line while brave heroes dash into danger to see this dance of the dead halted before the rest of the city is brought to dance until they drop!
First Impressions May 19th, 2020 No description
Dropa Stones: Seeing Red May 1st, 2020 Lara introduces her new partner on the Dropa Stones expeditions to all she has on the stones so far!
TechnoImps April 24th, 2020 Crush and Hellboy bond over Imp Bashing.

Cutscenes

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Hellboy has 24 finished logs.

Title Date Scene Summary
Tracing Vapors March 14th, 2021 Hellboy seeks information on the Chainer of Souls and finds a strange ally.

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