|Starfire (Scenesys ID: 371)|
|Occupation:||Runaway Alien Princess turned Superheroine|
|Citizenship:||US Known Alien-Resident|
|Education:||Tamaranean Royal Tutoring|
|Apparent Age:||19||Actual Age:||19|
|Date of Birth||05 Oct 2000||Played By||Auli'i Cravalho|
|Hair Color:||Flame Ombre||Eye Color:||Solid Emerald|
Chased away from her home planet of Tamaran by an invasion from a rival alien empire, the displaced princess Koriand'r, otherwise known as Starfire, is now upon Earth, where she hopes to do some good in the world.
2020: Koriand'r discovers that the 'mustard' treat on Earth tastes suspiciously like the yunthrak plant.
2000: On a most joyous day, Princess Koriand'r of Tamaran is born unto her parents, with an elder sister, at that time, intended to take over the throne when her parents should pass on.
2005: Koriand'r annoyed her more serious elder sister most tremendously, and they got into a fight which ended up with Koriand'r grounded, even though her elder sister started it. Also, she had acquired a younger brother somewhere along the way.
2006: Koriand'r and her younger brother find themselves in harmonious accord, whilst her serious elder sister was of the brooding and grim sort, in spite of the growing Kori's attempts to sway her otherwise!
2008: Koriand'r discovers that she enjoys the famous yunthrak treat, a seedy pudding made from a bitter plant.
2011: Kori changes her royal tutor from Hozz'ol, a greybearded old warrior who was training her in arts martial to X'hathini, a more scholarly woman. Hozz'ol had volunteered to set up the defenses against a growing menace from an alien empire.
2012: Kori's parents, for reasons unknown to her, begin to favor her for succeeding, instead of her elder sister. Her elder sister takes this news poorly. Her first act of vengeance is to destroy the yunthrak plant gardens that Kori was having the royal gardener growing on one of Kori's darkest days so far. More dark days would come, soon.
2018: Things become unclear here; as in the chaos of Tamaran's defenses falling, many rumors fly about. Some said Kori's elder sister betrayed Tamaran. Some say that she tried to bargain for the safety of Tamaran. Whatever the case, Kori knew not. She had been enslaved by the alien empire that had their eyes set upon Tamaran for some time.
2020: After a few years imprisoned by the enemy empire, Koriand'r manages to steal a starship, and escape - flying her starship towards that third rock from the Earth Sun...!
Joyous Warrior Princess:
The Earth and her ways are strange to her, but she sees sleeping in the populace of the planet one thing that fuels her - hope, and a potential for greater and further good. It would be easy to call her naive, but it is true that Kori prefers to trust in the better nature of people and events, and not succumb overmuch to casting too much doubt upon the nature of others.
Evil actions most swift and terrible, should be met by equally as swift actions from those who would fight for good, however!
But friends should be made easily, and earnest decisions to turn from evil actions should be supported, and encouraged, and Kori is often providing that warmth and encouragement. Energetic, and fearless in her pursuit and defense of others, Kori can dial down that ferocity when she needs to, and enjoy food (a lot of it) and fun with her friends when the situation calls for it.
Starfire can use her stored energy to propel herself forward, which will leave a 'trail' of UV energy to beings that can detect such things. Although, to the naked eye, well, she might look a bit like a comet at a distance with the distortion that energy release gives.
Starfire can completely learn a new language, should she smooch someone who knows a language properly. It'll be a longish smooch, about a half minute to a minute, depending on just how complex the language is. Tongue is certainly not necessary. Lip biting is right out.
It has been theorized, by Gargan Klax of Minos-9, one of the galaxy's most fervent researchers on Tamaranean physiology, that this ability evolved and came about because of the myriad of languages in ancient Tamaranean times, and the person who first displayed it was Genghis Khan-like in uniting the disparate tribes of Tamaran, and in other ways, soooo this ability is well-respresented throughout the Tamaranean species.
A gaggle of leading Kree scientists think Dr. Klax is full of it, but no one really can explain how this works.
One of the most iconic ways that Starfire can use her stored energy is in the form of 'starbolts', brilliant green blasts of heated energy that impact like energy bolts typically do - with some kinetic force and heat/energy burning. She can modify just how this energy is released, and do groovy tricks like shoot it out of her eyes, although she typically prefers her hands. These beams can be thin and burny, or big, almost literal 'fireballs' that she can toss.
Starfire, like most Tamaraneans, is super strong. She can lift like 25 tons or some other ridiculous number - in relative terms, not as strong as the Superpeople or Wonder Woman, but a step or two beneath that.
Tamaraneans are a warrior race, and she can take a bit more of a beating than human beings can. And things like energy attacks, or radiation, she's typically resistant to due to the nature of her powers. She's bulletproof, to an extent - a big enough bullet can hurt her, of course. And while a sword wielded by a human will be silly, a tough enough sword wielded by someone with super strength can and may cut her.
Uv Energy Battery:
To sum up Starfire's powers: like an awful lot of alien creatures, she can take ultraviolet energy, typically from solar radiation, store it, and release it in blasts affectionately called 'starbolts'. She can draw this energy from other sources of ultraviolet radiation fairly unconciously - she knows that things like tanning in the sun and/or in a tanning bed feel 'good', and give her a boost, and being in dark caves generally feels gloomy or bad.
She won't die if she doesn't get sun, and if she gets food and nutrients through other means, but her powers will dwindle as she uses her 'reserves', and eventually leave her powerless. Although effectively, this takes a long, long time or a lot of power usage. And she'll feel sick and depressed.
Battle and Tactics:
Like the tutors that would teach her other subjects, she was also trained in battle by the finest Tamaranean generals and soldiers. She is well-versed with Tamaranean war-tech (which doesn't translate very well to Earth stuff), and generally knows how to hit people with swords and spears, and is a decent shot with ranged weapons (just decent, her skills are rusty since she can just fling starbolts everywhere). Ah, and she has a decent knowledge of the more administrative side of fighting, tactics, logistics, so on.
The finest tutors on Tamaran were enlisted to teach Koriand'r the basics; reading, writing, maths, the sciences; and Koriand'r was a good student. Not the best, or brightest, but she has a fair to vaguely understanding of most subjects.
While accessing this might be dicey due to alien invasion and the complicated family situation, Koriand'r has a real claim to the throne of Tamaran, and probably has a fair number of supporters amongst the populace of Tamaran.
Koriand'r can be very very stubborn, and can be willing to react very strongly and briskly to things she doesn't entirely understand yet. While oftentimes a weakness, this can sometimes be a strength of hers, enabling her to react quickly to threats and sundry.
Koriand'r often prefers to believe in the best in people, and sometimes this can be exploited against her.
Koriand'r is tallish, orange, and often glowing green. And/or flying. The average Earthperson can easily tell she's not from Earth.
Like a hedge of roses, Starfire needs sunlight to keep going. As described in her energy battery power, she won't /die/ as long as she eats food too, but no sun will eventually mean she'll get run down and depressed, not to mention powerless.
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|So You Like Pizza Too||March 29th, 2021||Arthur and Kori run into each other in what turns out to be both of their favorite pizza place. Pizza delivery to Iceland is planned.|
|Winter Gardening||February 2nd, 2021||Karolina returns from her class trip and gets ambushed by Kori's eagle eyes. There are hugs, chatter, hot cocoa, and the promise of enough cheesecake to fill a cargo ship.|
|Another You: Gar, You're a Star(fish)||January 10th, 2021||Terry and Kori take the T-Sub out to search for Beast Boy, hoping for the best. Harley Quinn joins them, looking to call in a favor from Aquaman. Instead, they get an assist from Tempest. Kori told you so, Terry.|
|It's always Sunny in Titan Towers||January 7th, 2021||Victor returns from vacation, Kori is playing Animal Crossing, and Nadia took a lab shower. Context.|
|The Longest Morning||January 6th, 2021||The morning after the encounter of the docks. Wally, Kori, Harley and Siobhan stop by. Then Damian and Terry get into a fight and Colette drinks.|
|Old McArthur Had a Band||December 13th, 2020||No description|
|Arthur Comes to Admire the Titan Tower Architecture||November 27th, 2020||Arthur takes Koriand'r to the boardwalk and tries to renege in a game of truth or dare!|
|Sing, sing, sing!||November 25th, 2020||Fun at the Sing Sing! Koriand'r meets new friends, and learns that her brain is rotting.|
|Home again home again, jiggedy-jig.||November 18th, 2020||Domestic bliss!|
|Kind of Like Speed, But the Sequel.||November 15th, 2020||Hercules, Hyperion, Human Torch, and Starfire ruins the naming scheme of all H names. Luckily they were still victorious in their battle against bio-organic marauders.|
|Invasion Egypt: Aftermath!||November 13th, 2020||Team Alex meets up to discuss their recent successes!|
|A meeting on the Tower roof.||November 10th, 2020||Kori, Karolina and Siobhan share pizza on a roof, and then a hug!|
|BEHOLD! My League Stuff!||November 10th, 2020||Koriand'r comes to visit the Justice League and Zatanna is super mean to her.|
|Evil Explodes||October 19th, 2020||The avatars of ancient Egyptian Gods fall down upon Central Park NYC. Heroes Assemble to due battle with the Avatars and save the day before evil explodes across the land!|
|If you're reading this, you're too close||October 7th, 2020||Koriand'r comes to speak with Raven, they come to an uncomfortable agreement about pizza|
|Kori and Janet: Temp title||October 6th, 2020||Kori visits Janet in her office and gets some sound advice (and a birthday bonus).|
|The Red Room||September 26th, 2020||A combined team of Titans and Avengers assault the Red Room facility. Nadia, Janet, and even Ying are rescued. Everyone lives Happily Ever After ...for now.|
|While the Cats are Away: Payback||September 25th, 2020||The Titans defeat the Fearsome Five!|
|Why Did Nobody Mention The Cat Isn't Dead||September 24th, 2020||The Meddler visits Titans Tower to explain to Kian that magic is math, to interpret nonsense for Kate, to be baffled by Kyle's unconventional ringing, and is almost murdered by Kori's sandwich. Why do all the Titans have names beginning with K?|
|It's a Liability Thing||September 23rd, 2020||It's an autograph signing event in Central Park, and none other than Starfire makes an appearance! As it turns out, she's a big fan of Katsumi's. The two very nearly schedule a charity match, but Katsumi can't bring herself to tell her how wrestling really works. It ends on a bittersweet note.|
|A day before noon||September 22nd, 2020||It is a day before noon, Kori and Lina engage in emotions and do adorable.|
|Does he bite when in the Infirmary||September 22nd, 2020||A myriad of people come to bid Robin get well soon.|
|A Crashing Star||September 21st, 2020||A battle-worn Koriand'r almost literally crashes Karolina's apartment after a battle at Titan's Tower. Reinforcing hugs and kind words are given before weariness prevails.|
|Bringing home a puppy||September 20th, 2020||Karolina invites Koriand'r to her apartment for lunch, but things get a lot of emotions in the garden.|
|One less missing Titan!||September 19th, 2020||Koriand'r returns to the Tower and meets Karolina. It is decided that Kori is overwhelming.|
|While the Cats are Away: Knock Knock, Anybody Home||September 15th, 2020||The Fearsome Five show up and make their presence known. Doctor Light is captured.|
|Hellooo People!||August 29th, 2020||Carol and Rogue, meet Starfire and Angelica! Tea is drank, muffins are had and hugs are shared. It's a feel good kind of thing.|
|=They're my Consultants... Really!||August 28th, 2020||Wisdom is shared, and dumplings.|
|The Phoenix and the Alien||August 22nd, 2020||Julie meets with Starfire, and after a little talk a friendship is kindled and souls are bared a little.|
|Still gotta work, no matter how much you scream||August 3rd, 2020||Circumstances bring Starfire and Siobhan together at a coffee shop and they get to meet.|
|Titans: Well-Earned Rest||July 16th, 2020||The Titans have a family meal.|
|Mad About You||July 7th, 2020||The Mad Men become Sad Men|
|Love Life of the Lone Dork||June 27th, 2020||Ted and Starfire watch a silly movie and decide to go after Brainiac.|
|Stars and Foxes||June 24th, 2020||No description|
|Are There Bagels on Tamaran||June 20th, 2020||Why is Ted Lonely? Hard to answer.|
|Stay Fit||June 16th, 2020||Wally and Kori have an interesting conversation. Wordplay barrier exists.|
|I Am Not a SPIDER!||June 16th, 2020||The Blue Beetle meets Starfire! Booster Gold helps! Many conclusions are jumped to.|
|Rushed In||June 15th, 2020||No description|
|Asgardians on Midgard||June 6th, 2020||The Asgardians throw a party for their embassy opening!|
|Titans Tower: Frisbee Drones and BBQ||June 5th, 2020||Kori and Kyani hang out with Caitlin atop the roof of Titan's Tower.|
|TITANS: The Spider-Maker's ArcHIVEs.||May 7th, 2020||Kian, Vorpal, Starfire, Flash, Cyborg and Troia answer an emergency call. So does HIVE.|
|Starfire, Catching Up With Friend Garfield||May 5th, 2020||Starfire and Beast Boy get caught up on a few things Titans and beyond.|
|Coffee Homeground||April 19th, 2020||Two warrior princesses meet, and Terry learns that you should never try to tease an Amazonian.|
|Star Light, Star Bright||April 5th, 2020||Starfire returns to the tower. Hugs are given. Pizzas are eaten. Starfire takes the entire jar of mustard, and nobody minds.|
|What do Snarks have against Sweet and Sour Anyway||March 31st, 2020||Aliens and humans meet over a bounty misundterstanding.|
|She's A Rainbow||March 24th, 2020||So what do you do when an alien warrior princess drops by for coffee?|
|Green, White, and Orange||March 15th, 2020||Miss Martian and Crush come for a bit of a meal and meet Koriand'r of Tamaran!|
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