Skullduggery

Templeton was always a cruel boy. He delighted in making good girls squirm. This reputation lasted him through university where the “Young Master Grim” was known as a tormentor, both in his gothic affinity, and his devilishly manipulative charm. The young lad tired of his tricks, and school, and left to go overseas where he …

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Skeleton Key

Annabel Potter was born to a tenured history professor and self-accusing occult nut. This made him a black sheep amongst his colleagues, but a darling to his daughter. She certainly absorbed his zeal for the dark, unexplained and horrific. The two were inseparable, much to the chagrin of Annabel’s mother who was mortified at the wretched …

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Bone Box

The circumstance of aristocrat Ambrose Telfair’s youth is mostly irrelevant. It’s not until his exploits as an “archaeologist” and thrill seeker—see unabashed tomb robber—that he merits mention. Beyond his nefarious deeds plundering priceless artefacts for his own enjoyment, he cut a bloody rivalry with two other raiders, Annabel Potter and Templeton Grimes. These three fancied stealing from …

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Tunnel Vision

Kayla Sterling was known as the “Silver Stave” in her native region of British Columbia; an up and coming juniors archery talent with her whole future ahead of her, and an eye on gold, not silver. It was her singular focus, nothing else mattered. One day while on the way to an archery meet, the …

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“The Milkman”

There isn’t much known about the man (or even if he really is a man) known as “The Milkman.” What is known is that he most frequently appears in Mexicali, San Diego and other parts of southern North America. It is claimed that he speaks fluent English and Mexican Spanish, with an accent favouring the …

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Paper Tiger

They say the pen is mightier than the sword. For librarian Paige Turner, that couldn’t be any truer. This founding member of The Generation has a most peculiar devotion to the written word. That’s probably because she can transmute the written word into whatever those words describe. Bubble gum written onto a piece of paper, …

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Paint-by-Numbers

Little is known about the vile Cowl Paint-by-Numbers. In fact, the only thing certain is that while not the cause of the Cape Riots, he was certainly the instigator. Numbers understands secret codes of verbal and non-verbal gestures tuned to unique individuals, in order to “suggest” they do his bidding; a form of mind control through …

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The Damsels

Following the collapse of his film career (”The King of Handcuffs Versus the Nazi Terror!” was a terrible film despite commercial success), his dissolved engagement to superstar Julie Lovegood and an overall dip in his popularity, The Ouroboros realised he’d need a new strategy to preserve his status. Trolling the Atlantic City scene, he stumbled …

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Rainier Cherry

Rainier Cherry was the pin-up girl ever man wanted to be with. Think of Bettie Page. Too bad she’s no longer real. You see, the real Rainier Cherry, the human one, that is, was murdered. On a military base. When doing her patriotic duties, entertaining the enlisted, Cherry was attacked and killed by a GI …

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Pistol Packin’ Mama

The Pistol Packin’ Mama is October French. Cold War superspy. Ramping up to, and through the Cold War, the Pentagon made habit of stashing away infiltrators and spies in Communist states. October French was the best of them. After the Cold War froze over, PPM returned home to D.C. and started Pistol Packin’ Mama Investigative …

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Slingback

When Ginerva Blaine was just a girl, she loved a man. A man who could not love her back. For while Gin had excellent breeding, surpassed by her upbringing, and her family’s fortune, she was only of admirable beauty, and not enviable. This rendered her useless to Preston Oxford (The Wingtip). Intent to win his …

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The Halo

Raines Abernathy was a Tinseltown cop working the beat that eventually became Thai Town. His life was turned upside down as the beat itself changed. His partner was a racist, and as the world changed around him, he lost it. One day, Abernathy’s partner engaged an innocent Thai shop owner. The dispute came to a …

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