Name: Drake Alexander
Deed Name: Damage Control
Previous Deed Name(s): Shields like Water (Cliath)
Tribe: Children of Gaia
Titles: Tribal Second to Harmony "Spins the Wheel" Mason. Leader of The Unicorn Guard.
Notable Traits: Always moves gracefully with measured steps.
Society: Concordat of Stars
Gender: Male [He/His/Him]
Apparent Age: 32
Actual Age: 44
Hair: Red, long, curly
Glabro Form: Similar to his Homid form, but his muscles are even more defined and his entire build is bulkier, thick hair coats his limbs and his eyes take on a more piercing quality.
Crinos Form: His war form is a huge monstrosity of feral power, every bit as intimidating as any other Crinos form, however there is something about his movements, a practised grace that mirrors the way he moves normally.
Hispo Form: A huge and muscular red-furred wolf, with a red tinge to his amber eyes, his stance radiating power and menace.
Lupus Form: A red-furred wolf of average size, with amber eyes and an almost serene expression.
- Is a Tai Chi Instructor and Master, who is more than happy to teach those who would ask.
- Is a pacifist.
- Everything is all borks and animal noises to him.
- 6th January 1975, born in England
- 15th January 1991, First Change
- September 2008, attains the rank of Cliath, takes the Deedname of Shields Like Water
- February 2009, traveled to Wales
- January 2010, attains the rank of Fostern, takes the Deedname of Damage Control
- March 2010, traveled to Norway, met Skuld and Jultan
- July 2011, traveled to Japan, met Kishi
- February 2014, traveled to the United States met Katie
- Late 2014, still in the United States, met Millie and Evvie
- April 2015, still in the United States, met Kass
- September 2017, re-visited Wales, met Iris
- January 2018, arrived in Puerto Rico
- Early September 2018, attains the rank of Adren
- September 2018, challenges for - and wins - the position of Fool for the Sept of Gathering Tides
- Early January 2019, Iris goes missing into the Umbra
- January 2019, went to Wales to assist in the destruction of a Wyrm Tunnel
- February-March 2019, after journeying to consult Unicorn about the Plague, attended a Moot for the Children of Gaia to determine their response and his challenge result.
- April 2019, wins the challenge to become Tribal Second for the Children of Gaia.
- Late April 2019, forms The Unicorn Guard along with Verity in order to protect Unicorn and her brood while they slumber.
- October 2019, dies in valiant defence of Unicorn in her realm. His sacrifice is not enough, as Unicorn is also slain, but hope will spring eternal.
- Owns a fairly large house that also serves as a training ground for his students on the outskirts of San Juan.
- The house is large and has more than enough space for several people to stay if needed (Size), it's located near the beachfront (Location), is exceptionally well-furnised so that the occupants would need for nothing (Luxury), and is protected by a myriad of security measures (Security).
- Reputedly beat an Ahroun in single combat, during which time the only sounds that could be heard apart from the frustrated Ahroun's growls were utterances of "Stop hitting yourself!"
- On weekends, he sneaks off to dress up in cyberpunk and go clubbing with all the cute goth girls.
- Is known to make people punch themselves in the dick.
- He has a secret bunker filled with ice cream.
- He has more children than can be counted on one hand.
- He is secretly a Fianna.
- Twerks with the best of them.
- (Feel free to add your own)
- "He alright, but hits like a puppy." - Prism's Laughter
- "Another practitioner. Fights the way one should" - Wanders-The-Umbra
- "Wears a flower crown beautifully ... while kicking ass." - Keeva Tulloch
- "I'm gonna marry that boy." - Prism's Laughter
- "For some reason, he doesn't anger me like some of the other asses around here. He also watches my six, what else could I need in a future friend. Bonus he brings snacks and ice cream." - Erin Murray
- "He is my Fool, he guides the Sept and points us to the threats we miss. He gives us his loyalty and we in turn protect him. I watch this Ragabash closely, I see a leader growing before me." - Amasis Sabry
- "A loyal friend, and a damn slippery one. I'm fortunate to have him in my pack. It's because of him that I know the pack in Puerto Rico is safe without me." - Carrion Crowe
- "I don't know when he became Fool of the Sept but I am thankful that he has. He trusts my work and that we will do what we can to get things done. I appreciate his honesty and his belief in myself. I hope that our joint efforts will provide a steady future for our people and his Sept." - Priscilla Lamnidae
- "A patient teacher with a warm heart and a kind soul. I will always be grateful for his lessons, even though I've forgotten most of them." - Tenebrous Harmony
- "Hive diving can make for some fast allies. I'd fight beside him again." - Josephine "Thundercat" Trevino
- "We fought side by side in Wales. His understanding of the battlefield and ability to reduce risk make him a valuable asset to The Nation. More so I appreciate his demeanor. I hope to get the chance to know him outside combat someday." - William Henry Howard
- "He is what many wolves fail to be. I sense he has been lost but he is finding his way. Gaia is watching over him." - Saorise
- "Lives up to his name in our tribe. Not a bad future second." - Matthew "Foxhole" Levine
- "To me, he's very sweet and kind and also took the time to reassure me and I was a shivering mess. He's somebody I'm proud to call a friend." - Azumi Akahoshi
- "Kind of wish he was closer so we could team up more often. He's someone I'm very glad to know." - Three-Step
- "You wouldn't guess it from looking at him, but boy knows how to dance. He's been a great friend and companion and I'm really enjoying reconnecting. Baz really loves having him around. It's a weird little family, but I like it." - Katie Vermillion
Friends, allies, and others
- Kishi, friend and student.
friend, traveling companion, fellow trickster, fiancee. Ventured into the deep Umbra and never came back.
- Kassandra Vassos, friend and student.
- Tillie, long-lost daughter.
long-time friend and bundle of mischief. Lost her life in service of Gaia on a Quest.
- Erin Murray, Angry ice cream friend.
an old friend from his travels. Fell in glorious battle.
- Amasis, friend and Sept Alpha (even if there's a communication issue).
an old friend from his travels. Fell in glorious battle.
- Priscilla Lamnidae, ally from the waters.
- Evvie, a friend from his travels.
a good friend of his daughter's, and by extension, of his as well. Departed from the Nation to raise her children in peace.
- Katie, an old flame who came back with a 5-year old surprise.
- Three-Step, sharing Tribe and Auspice, battle and parties.
- Dippy, a firm friend, his best Scout, and packmate.
a close friend, packmate, and considered a brother. Slain by Dancers at a local Hive, but served his Sept well until the very end.
- (Feel free to add yourself)
- Damage Control's Theme (Playlist)
- Leo Moracchioli - Zombie (Cover)
- Terrorvision - Alice What's the Matter
- Queens of the Stone Age - No One Knows
- Blind Guardian - Sacred Worlds
- Within Temptation - Forsaken
- System of a Down - B.Y.O.B.
- The Clash - Career Opportunities
- Dead Kennedys - When Ya Get Drafted
- The Offspring - You're Gonna Go Far, Kid
- Devildriver - Not All Who Wander Are Lost
- Rise Against - Hero of War
- Disturbed - Land of Confusion (Cover)
- Slipknot - The Devil In I
- Linkin Park - What I've Done
- Bad Wolves - Zombie (Cover)
- Leo Morcchioli - Radioactive (Cover)
- The Clash - London Calling
- Jonathan Young - Zombie (Cover)
- Linkin Park - One More Light
- Aviators - Endgame
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