|Shuri (Scenesys ID: 653)|
|Occupation:||Princess and Inventor|
|Groups:||Government, Science and Technology, GIRL, Avengers, SHIELD|
|Apparent Age:||21||Actual Age:||21|
|Date of Birth||05 Oct 2001||Played By||Letitia Wright|
|Hair Color:||Black||Eye Color:||Brown|
|Theme Song:||"Lady Don't Tek No" by Latyrx|
The youngest daughter of T'Chaka, Shuri is the Princess of Wakanda. The girl is known for her natural talent with anything electronic and is possibly the most talented worker of Vibranium on the planet. She is considered a genius among her people and can likely stand with the world's smartest. She is responsible for a great many inventions that are used by her brother.
* 2001: Shuri is born, the youngest daughter of T'Chaka and the only child he would have with Ramonda.
* 2003: T'chaka dies when he refuses to give Ulyssess Klaw the mining rights to Wakanda. S'Yan takes over as the Regent of Wakanda and holds the mantle of Black Panther.
* 2005: Shuri starts training and schooling early, already showing signs of being the intellectual equal to her brother and having a creative mind.
* 2011: Watching from the sidelines, Shuri is told she is obviously too young to try to challenge for the mantle of Black Panther. She all the same rushes the ring despite her age to watch closely as her brother takes the mantle and becomes ruler of Wakanda.
* 2012: The Alien Alliance attacks and Shuri rushes out to defend Wakanda with one of her earliest inventions. Having turned the power on too high to her Truncheon (an electric baton), she ends up killing one of the invaders. Later she is found by her brother who promises to personally continue her training in combat.
* 2015: Shuri finds out about the scientific alliance with the Fantastic Four and insists that she be a part of it, given her intellect.
* 2020: She is told that she will be left under the protection of Wakanda and her uncle S'Yan while T'Challa goes out into the world. She, of course, doesn't exactly listen.
She cares, often too much, about her people, the world, and her family. She wants what is best for everyone even if she has a funny way of showing it. She will often put her full mind behind helping a situation and fixing it even if she is told not to.
Shuri might have a bit of an ego. Being who she is comes with that. She believes herself to be the smartest person in the room no matter which room she is in. She often times is quite correct.
She is a princess after all, and a good part of her is put into the fact that she is a princess. As such, she carries herself as nobility even if she often lets her mouth override the situation.
Just like much of her family (especially her brother), Shuri doesn't change her mind once it is made up very easily. If she believes she is on the right course, her intellect and her own knowledge of her intellect, lead her to believe she is right. Often no matter what.
Despite being just a princess, she often is more than willing to tell her Kingly Brother just how she feels and what is on her mind. Sure, she often backs down if he lays down the law but while others will bow to the king, she is the one still calling him on his ideas*. (The * stands for stupid) She would have no problem speaking out against others.
Shuri's intellect and creativity is something beyond belief. She has a knack for creation that is nearly magical in nature. She is capable of creation on the fly given the right resources, and thanks to being Wakandan Royalty, she often has those resources. She can also learn at an alarming speed, capable of quickly understanding things of a technological nature. She can mentally take apart something she sees then reassemble it without even touching it, often even improving upon it. Further, there are few subjects that oculd be brought to her attention that she couldn't quickly understand.
Her skills in acrobatics are extremely impressive. She could easily go to the Olympics and contend for gold in multiple sports.
She is talented with computers beyond belief. This is separate from her normal education mainly due to the aptitude she has with computers. She can type and code incredibly fast, moving through a computer's programming like a shark through water.
Shuri is less trained in this as much as she has a natural talent for it. She has a knack for finding the right words to say at the right time to put people at ease, distract them, or convincing them to think her way.
Given her intellectual prowess and talent, Shuri was educated with the finest tools and teachers in Wakanda. Unlike her brother, she has not gone elsewhere for her teaching but was given access to a modern education that puts her at the level of having a doctorate though she doesn't have a real one. Her main focus was on engineering and computer science, however, she also has graduate level education in Natural Sciences, Engineering & Technology, and biological sciences.
Besides her native language, Shuri is capable of speaking English, Spanish, Mandarin, and Russian.
Shuri, being a member of the Royal Family of Wakanda, was trained from a young age to defend herself with both weapons and hand to hand. Beyond that, she was trained by her brother how to fight as well. She has been trained with the advanced and traditional weapons of Wakanda and has some skill in many non-Wakandan weapons as well. She is talented enough thanks to both her normal training and her brother to fight those with enhanced physiques. She is not as good as her brother but she is working on that, too.
When it comes to Vibranium, Shuri has the skills to use it to make a great many things and items. While she can use most any resource to create something interesting, using Vibranium gives her an edge that others just don't have.
She has diplomatic immunity when visiting a number of places, including the United States, where there is a Wakandan Embassy.
A visor that comes out as a full mask from her new suit or can simply be stored as a simple visor in kimoyo beads she wears as earings. The visor is capable of scanning in any spectrum of light, quickly providing information in a HUD and is attached to her computer back at home. The visor provides real time information based on both the library of Wakanda, Shuri's own research, and of course what information is available on the internet. She can use it to scan what is before her and it is capable of detecting radiation as well as various fields of energy.
This resource is simple. She is the little sister of King T'Challa aka the Black Panther. She can call on him for help (something she loathes doing) and woe upon those that would dare harm her. Someone who hurt Shuri or otherwise would find hell bearing down on them in the shape of a Black Panther fairly quickly.
These wings are made out of hardlight and nanites that form a set of sturdy wings, as hard as steel and capable of reaching speeds of up to 150 mph using both the flap of the wings and small jets. Highly maneuvarable, they are capable of reducing back down to a pair of pads that Shuri typically wears at her shoulders.
This gear, typically kept on a belt at her hips, create a liquid wire that she can fire off from the boxes there. The wire can be used as an anchor that she can then reel in to pull herself toward a target or potentially pull a target toward herself. The tensile strength of the wire is strong enough to support up to five tons (more with multiple lines used).
Shuri has a pair of truncheons that are made with vibranium. The weapons are tough enough to block blades and can administer a variable level electric shock that is strong enough to stun a bull elephant.
Made from vibranium and crafted in the form of a stylized roaring panther, Shuri's gauntlets emit sonic-based attacks that work two different ways. The first mode fires single bursts of waves that can take grown men off their feet and even stagger someone using a Panther Habit. The second mode is a continuous wave of energy that can hold a foe in place, unable to escape the sonic field. This effect is powerful enough to keep even someone with a Panther Habit subdued for a short period.
Shuri has a new suit she put together with the same idea as the Panther Habit but in her own style. The suit is laced with vibranium and covers her from wrist to ankle. The suit absorbs damage, capable of withstanding even high caliber bullet fire though despite the vibranium, the wearer can still feel some of the kinetic force. Damage, strain, and movement is converted into energy for the suit, her equipment. It also allows her to enhance her strength slightly to the point where she can lift over a quarter of a ton.
Similar to the Panther Habit, the suit itself can be stored inside Kimoyo Beads when not in use and can form over her when she needs it.
Using Vibranium, Shuri has and can make a number of interesting pieces of tech. While she cannot carry an infinite amount of tech on her person, Shuri has created quite a few easy to use pieces of tech that she keeps to herself either for reasons of them being too dangerous or for them being too expensive to create enmasse (often the former). She also tends to keep a small amount of resources on her person to create something on the fly if she needs to. Her very outfit is often tech in and of itself.
She is Princess Shuri of Wakanda. While she can't call down as much power in the country or from the country as her brother can, she is royalty and she can call upon Wakanda fairly easily for both its people and resources. Not to mention use their contacts/clout.
T'Challa is a weakness in two ways. If someone were to threaten him, it could give her pause but also he can put a stop to her, too. While she is known for ignoring him or going against his orders, she knows that she can only push that so far. She may be able to manipulate things to fit what she wants but she knows if she pushes things too far she could end up in real trouble with her brother and end up getting freedoms curtailed.
As much as it can be helpful to her, it is sometimes a drawback that she is so headstrong. She will sometimes go into situations that are above her head because she is so confident she can handle them.
She has responsibilities to her people. While she often does as she pleases if she thinks what she is doing is the right thing or will help her people, she does have a responsibility to them and thus must make sure that she keeps up with that responsibility even at the cost of her own comfort.
As talented as Shuri is, she's something of a target. She isn't the Black Panther. She doesn't have her brother's skill level in combat nor his powers. People see her as an opportunity to get at Wakanda or get at T'Challa and as such she can often end up targeted.
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|Some criminals break out!||October 2nd, 2023||Kitkat and Shuri stop Diana's criminals from escaping cause they're so awesome|
|SHIELD: It Came in Pieces||September 28th, 2023||Members of SHIELD open up their proverbial alien loot box and begin to roll need vs greed on the various items that fall out of it.|
|A Matter of Genocide||September 12th, 2023||Alura seeks aid from Wakanda in the search for genetic understanding. Did the Oans attempt to genocide Krypton before? only the science will tell.|
|I'm not saying its true, but if it was...||April 16th, 2023||Daimon courts the Princess of Wakanda into a tentative alliance over concerns about newly emerged AI threats.|
|In The Green Spaces||April 3rd, 2023||Visiting Gotham, Shuri nearly has a dangerous encounter with Poison Ivy amid a conversation about the environment.|
|Tuning it up under the hood||March 27th, 2023||Nadia, Shuri, Valeria and Caitlin get together in Titan's Tower to solve a safety problem in the Tereshkova.|
|Rainbows and Clouds||March 16th, 2023||No description|
|The king returns!||February 27th, 2023||T'challa returns to the Embasy and Shuri catching up on what is going on.|
|A nice dinner at the Manson.||February 12th, 2023||A good diner is had, and everybody has a talk with T'Challa's sister, and student.|
|T'Challa meets his Sister!||February 7th, 2023||Shuri and her brother have a good conversation where he catches her up, and she teases him!|
|Check It Out Bro||August 22nd, 2022||Shuri and T'Challa discuss small details of the upcoming Starport|
|Back to Work in the Labs||February 13th, 2022||T'Challa visits Shuri, who is at work on things as usual. They catch up on a few matters and act like siblings do.|
|Big Brother Doing Big Brother Things||September 8th, 2021||T'Challa questions, in his way, Shuri's visit to the Iceberg Lounge and chat with Tim Drake. When she realizes how he found out, she is not that happy. Revenge for one-upping her is planned.|
|Ice, baby, ice.||September 7th, 2021||SCIENCE, BITCHES!|
|Ev'rybody Wants To Be A Cat||August 25th, 2021||Terry approaches the royal siblings of Wakandan with an offer Shuri just can't let T'Challa refuse, on account of his constipation...|
|S.N.R||August 19th, 2021||No description|
|The Devil is in the details. Or maybe he's not at his club tonight.||August 15th, 2021||Heather and Shuri meet at Lux and discuss charity, girl scouts, S'Mores, and super powers.|
|Stepping Into Inspiration||August 11th, 2021||Shuri unleashed. T'Challa follows and defuses the bomb she lobs. A baobab is planted.|
|Double Teenaged Trouble||July 19th, 2021||Somewhere, a chill runs down Bucky's spine. Now he has Double Teenaged Trouble to deal with.|
|Code 084: 1943||July 3rd, 2021||A trip back in time leaves the team wondering how they'll get back home, but maybe... at least one of them isn't so eager to see that happen.|
|Code 084: 1943 pt.2||July 3rd, 2021||They think they have it figured out, but a roadblock causes things to go south in a hurry. Someone needs to tell these guys that there are other directions.|
|1943: The Princess and Agent Jiminy Cricket||July 3rd, 2021||Cael and Shuri find themselves roommates in 1943. Cael gets judgey. ...Shuri finds herself agreeing. An accord is reached.|
|Take Your Medicine||July 2nd, 2021||Shuri crashes the post pit-fight mayhem, and somehow triggers a reconciliation between Sam and Bucky - while Cael tries not to get in the way. But when did Bucky see Grease?|
|Big Bro Comes a'Knockin'.||June 16th, 2021||Bucky gets a reminder that he's really not alone in this world when Shuri loans him something precious.|
|Lil' Sister comes a-knockin'.||June 14th, 2021||Shuri got her way, is anyone surprised?|
|More kidnap||April 1st, 2021||No description|
|Curiosity is one of the secrets of happiness||March 3rd, 2021||Vivian and Shuri drop in to visit Riri and talk about her Ironheart 2.0 project. The GIRLs get a chance to get to know each other better.|
|Do You Wanna Build A Spaceship||March 1st, 2021||Nadia and Shuri discuss the challenges of constructing a ship to journey to the far reaches of space.|
|Welcome to G.I.R.L.||January 30th, 2021||Riri is brought to GIRL HQ by Nadia, meets up with Princess Shuri again. Advanced materials science and spaceships are discussed.|
|The Worst Kidnap Victim Ever||January 16th, 2021||A bunch of bank robbers think they find a bigger prize, only to lose everything.|
|A Different Perspective||December 22nd, 2020||T'Challa and Shuri discuss the ongoing prospect of revealing the truth of Wakanda to the world before heading to a shelter to help feed those in need.|
|A Passing Blasting||November 30th, 2020||A bunch of crooks try to steal using tech and end up getting taken down by Ray, Spider-Man and Shuri.|
|Coming To America 2: The Princess and The Nerd||November 8th, 2020||Virgil Hawkins incidentally means Princess Shuri of Wakanda in a comic book start, and loses his entire mind, to her amusement.|
|Wakandan Death Party||November 3rd, 2020||Hela offers an alliance with Wakanda. Naturally, there's only one thing she REALLY wants...|
|A Cold New York Day||October 17th, 2020||Wakandan brother and sister catch up, talking SCIENCE! and also about New York cold days.|
|G.I.R.L. Recruitment Drive: The Vibranium Virtuoso||October 10th, 2020||Nadia recruits the Vibranium Virtuoso for G.I.R.L.|
|Arabian Nights costume gala||September 25th, 2020||The Avengers have an Arabian Nights themed costume charity event.|
|Costume Help||September 24th, 2020||Shuri helps T'Challa pick a costume for the upcoming Arabian Nights costume charity event|
|Bothering a mountain||August 31st, 2020||Cain and Shuri work out details on an interesting experiment.|
|Picking up the pieces||August 6th, 2020||Working to save Genosha (continued in scene 2814).|
|Genosha Burns: Mutant Town||July 24th, 2020||Working together, hero groups work to restore Mutant Town - and weather a sudden attack!|
|Genosha Burns: Science Time||July 24th, 2020||Various teams meet to discuss the process of sizing up the shrunken cities.|
|Genosha Burns: 0 Days Since the Last Helicarrier Incident||July 11th, 2020||SHIELD to the rescue! Mostly! Kind of! Magic tech macguffins, shooting lots of drones, and we didn't crash the helicarrier this time.|
|SHIELD Promotion Party||July 8th, 2020||Light social as SHIELD celebrates new promotions and new hires.|
|The Royal and the Royal Heel||June 27th, 2020||Spidey reconnects with Shuri, gulfs are crossed, and friendships are reinforced.|
|Genosha Burns! Sharing Information||June 24th, 2020||Multiple heroic groups gather to talk Brainiac strategy.|
|Wakandan Aid||June 24th, 2020||A SHIELD team goes to the Wakandan embassy to ask Princess Shuri for her assistance against Brainiac's invasion force.|
|That Belongs in an Embassy!||June 19th, 2020||Lara brings an old spear to Shuri and it is revealed that it is something from Wakanda from centuries prior.|
|City in a Bottle||June 19th, 2020||Sentinels attack Washington DC, Brainiac shows himself to the world through his drones, and his taking Mutant Town from NYC. Despite the valiant fight from our world's heroes, they had been defeated this time...but there is more to come.|
|International Collaboration||June 12th, 2020||Riri and Shuri continue their collaboration, Shuri offers a field trip.|
|Vague news is the best news||May 30th, 2020||T'Challa informs Shuri that he is not T'Challa.|
|The Wakandan Overture||May 23rd, 2020||Secrets are shared, info is given, and Peter is upstaged. In other words, Saturday.|
|To Embassy and beyond||April 26th, 2020||Pepper comes by the Wakanda Embassy to speak with Shuri about one of her projects, meets the King. The pair have conversation and snacks. Nobody died. Fin.|
|Winds of Change: Gorilla City Part Two||April 22nd, 2020||The Bat Family members and Shuri make their way into Gorilla Grodd's palace!|
|Boldly Gone||April 21st, 2020||A Star Trek Convention becomes all too real ...|
|The Hunger: Wings of Destruction||April 20th, 2020||A surprise attack on the Stark Expo in Flushing Meadows leads to a pitched battle on the ground and in the skies!|
|Royal Treatment||April 19th, 2020||Shuri seeks out the underground lair of...PETER PARKER!|
|Warm-Up to the Stark Expo||April 18th, 2020||The lines cross for an agent provocateur, a princess, a prodigy, and a spider-geek. Tech, Tony, and tips.|
|Stark Expo Opening Ceremonies||April 18th, 2020||Stark Expo opens with a (good) bang. The wheels of social discourse turn.|
|Bro Bro Bro!||April 14th, 2020||Some bad Bro Bro Bros shake down a nice old couple. A handful of good Samaritans save the day!|
|Bread crumbs||April 10th, 2020||T'Challa goes to investigate a disturbing energy reading and Shuri and Riri must come to assist. What they discover is frightening for the Wakandan King.|
|Latverian Embassy Opening||April 9th, 2020||The Latverian Embassy opening was a grand success, acquaintances were made, and discussions were had! A glorious evening, for DOOM.|
|The Most Handsome Victim in New York||April 6th, 2020||A hit squad with a Wakandan weapon gets the attention of royalty, geniuses, and a suave guy who is more than he seems. And Spider-Man might get the break he needs.|
|Meeting of Geniuses.||March 29th, 2020||Riri and Shuri meet up with Peter as he provides tech data on the Toymaker.|
|Two Genius and a King||March 22nd, 2020||Shuri brings Riri to introduce her to T'Challa. A deal is struck.|
|Meeting of the Minds pt2||March 21st, 2020||Shuri visits Riri's lab, they talk tech, and Riri gets a potential invite to the Embassy.|
|A royal visit||March 20th, 2020||Shuri visits Happy Harbor, and gets a very idiosyncratic tour.|
|Meeting of the Minds||March 18th, 2020||Riri meets Shuri, there is mutual marveling over eachother's work, and plans are made for possible collaboration|
|The King Returns||March 15th, 2020||T'challa returns and Shuri, sorta, greets him.|
|An Afternoon in the Rathskeller, Hellfire Club||March 15th, 2020||folks meet and mingle.|
|Genosha Burns: Survivor's Stories||March 11th, 2020||Heroes comfort the Genoshan survivors, and find nuggets of information in the stories they have to tell.|
|Sometimes You Gotta Relax||March 10th, 2020||Pepper comes over to meet Shuri and gets shown one of Shuri's latest inventions.|
|Making a Scene||March 9th, 2020||Shuri, Spidey, and the Earthbender converge on a TV film scene and give new meaning to the term|
|A Fool and his Illicit goods are soon parted.||March 9th, 2020||Hawkeye (aka Kate Bishop) and Shuri take down some smugglers and Okoye gets a headache.|
|A long time coming.||March 7th, 2020||T'Challa and Shuri finally get a chance to talk.|
|Money Can't Buy Happiness||March 5th, 2020||Shuri helps Lois with her battery life.|
|Genoshan Memorial||March 3rd, 2020||Various speakers share their thoughts on Genosha, the tragedy, and come together to share their grief.|
|Library, huh||March 3rd, 2020||Rachel and Shuri meet, info is exchanged.|
|Sunday Ponderings||March 1st, 2020||A mass about wisdom and a discussion about science|
|Out of this world||March 1st, 2020||Singularity appears in Happy Harbor just as Kate Bishop is doing an investigation & Shuri is sneaking out. Allowing a pair of aliens, a SHIELD trainee and an AI to experience just what it's like to be relatively normal in comparison.|
|E Pluribus Unum: Building Tomorrow||February 27th, 2020||Lex Luthor makes a not-so-shocking announcement. #Lex2020|
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