Abendrot (NPC of Salvia Eternity)

Table of Contents (hide)

  1.   1.  Appearance
  2.   2.  Personality
    1.   2.1  Skills & Abilities
    2.   2.2  Likes & Dislikes
  3.   3.  History

Abendrot is a pet, hunting partner, and confidant of Salvia Eternity. He is an Eurasian Lynx, procured from an overseas trader.

Overview

Basics

Name

NPC Info

  • Pronunciation: ah-bend-ROOT
  • Etymology: afterglow, German
  • Nickname: Root

OOC ASSUMPTIONS!

Salsola members may assume and reference the following without discussion/asking:

  • Seeing Abendrot hunting throughout Salsola at dawn or dusk.
  • Seeing Abendrot with Salvia.

1.  Appearance

Abendrot
  • Size: Very large; 66lbs (30kg), 28 inches at the shoulder.
  • Build: Powerful, sleek, undoubtedly not a "wild" animal given his level of care.
  • Features: Massive snowshoe paws, very intelligent eyes.
  • Coloration:
    • His eyes are a bright and intelligent Casablanca (#F8B853).
    • Desert (#AE6020) with darker Mule Fawn (#8C472F) accents. His spots and stripes are largely Dune (#383533). Westar (#DCD9D2) is his lightest color, found at his underside, paws, and facial markings.
    • During winter his fur looses its trademark reddish sheen. During these months his pelt becomes primarily Zorba (#A59B91) with darker Dove Gray (#727272) accents.
  • Gear: n/a

2.  Personality

  • He is crepuscular and spends his days sleeping in Salvia's home; one can most commonly see him at dawn or dusk.
  • Though a spitfire when he was a kitten, Abendrot has matured well under Salvia's protection. He is not very talkative. Abendrot is more familiar with German, and will default to this language when he does speak.
  • Abendrot loves to fight and push himself, and will hunt animals larger than himself.

2.1  Skills & Abilities

  • An excellent hunter who favors hares and rabbits.
  • Non-Salsolan members are wise to avoid Abendrot; he has trained with Salvia and is familiar with lupus-based canine combat. He will attack young or weak Luperci with the intent to

2.2  Likes & Dislikes

  • Abendrot loves Salvia, and is highly defensive of her and her family.
  • Likes other cats but can be a bully.
  • Dislikes large birds of prey.

3.  History

  • Pandemic D'Angelo purchased the kitten during his first trip to Freetown and gifted him to Salvia
  • As a kitten, Abendrot socialized some with Itzcitla, though as he grew older he became less tolerant of the elder cat's presence.
  • Abendrot began acting as a messenger for Salvia as well as hunting partner.
  • Wanting to further her fighting skills, Salvia began training with Abendrot when her brother left for Freetown. This benefited the cat as well, and spurred his desire to one day kill a wolf.
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