Cat’s Meow

An affluent son of a real estate magnate and anti-vivisection celebrity by day. Winslow Burns is the very public face of the animal rights world, which without him might very well not even exist. Which makes sense as he can turn into an animal he sets his mind on. With his powers, he uses animals …

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Zeitgeber

“The Ghost Who Runs.” Has ring, will travel. A German soldier that Updike Hailey met during the war. Had the chance to kill Steeplejack, but let him go. Framed as a dissident, and chased out of Germany by death squads, he fled to the U.S. to find Hailey—now calling himself Steeplejack. The two men weren’t …

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Steeplejack

Updike Hailey made a military career out of disarming and creating weaponry from Frankensteined bits. On the battlefield it saved countless more lives than it destroyed—that of Kaspar Snell for one. Back home, it helped him to arm, and save the lives of The Generation. There is nothing that  Updike—or Steeplejack—can’t “jerry-rig” into some sort …

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Captain Fitzroy

Hugh Fitzroy is the perfect definition of an “old salt.” As a boy in Ireland he would sail boats, and worked as a fisherman. The first chance he got, he signed up for the Royal Navy and when he left her Majesty’s fleet, he moved directly into captaining commercial freighters and cruise ships. The work …

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