Horror on the Orient Express Nouveau
CAPTAIN RODERICK BARRINGTON, BART
British Military Officer, Age 33
STR 65 CON 70 SIZ 60 INT 75
POW 55 DEX 50 APP 60 EDU 80
Sanity 55 Build: 1 Move: 8 HP: 13
Damage Bonus: +1D4
Brawl 60% (30/12), damage 1D3 + 1D4
Sabre 35% (17/7), damage 1D8 + 1 + 1D4
Army Revolver 55% (27/11), damage 1D10 + 4
12-gauge Shotgun 45% (22/9), damage 4D6/2D6/1D6
Dodge 60% (30/12)
Skills: Charm 45%, Climb 50%, Credit Rating 70%,
First Aid 50%, Navigate 30%, Occult 20%, Persuade
50%, Psychology 30%, Ride 35%, Sleight of Hand
29%, Spot Hidden 50%, Swim 50%.
Languages: English (own) 80%, Pashtu 21%.
Gear: Pistol, box of cartridges, traveling clothes, evening
clothes, pith helmet, moustache wax, boot and
leather polish kit.
Traveling Money: 300 pounds
Personal Description – Handsome and dashing in the young well-bred officer mold.
Ideology/Beliefs – Chivalrous and despises the opposite.
Significant People – His family.
Traits – Manly forbearance.
Injuries & Scars – An old war wound from the frontier he prefers not to speak of.
Barrington is the younger son of minor nobility who went into the army. He has seen distinguished service in Afghanistan where he also saw some evidence of occult strangeness. He is now on leave awaiting his next posting. He has always enjoyed travel and exotic places. A gentleman, he is extremely chivalrous but also not given to taking a slight without returning it in force. He also hates caddish behavior and resolutely opposes villainy.
CONNECTION WITH PROFESSOR SMITH:
Barrington knows Smith through the Oriental Club.
CONNECTION WITH OTHER INVESTIGATORS:
Barrington knows Worth and Saroch from the Club. He knows Amelia from Afghanistan.