SY 4042 Von is born, rumored on the core world of Empyrean, to House Cassel vassals to House Nebzim.
SY 4055 Von joins the EDF, becoming a veteran of the Silent War.
SY 4062 Enters law school.
SY 4070 Assigned, via political pull, to be legal attache to local Representative.
SY 4092 At a gala event, Von is broadcast live by Fancy Awakening and teleporting away from the side of his wife, Portia. House Cassel does its best to bury the footage, but if you know where to look it might still be found. This is the last time Von is seen in the Core.
SY 4095 Von arrives on Wayfinder after a few years of asteroid mining.
SY 4117 Von acts as a Sponsor to the newly Awakened mage Vitus at the Victory Day celebration (MESCON '17).
“I needed a drink, I needed a lot of life insurance, I needed a vacation, I needed a home in the country. What I had was a coat, a hat and a gun.”
Raymond Chandler, Farewell, My Lovely
How to make a "Von Castle"
1 part Jessica Jones (Marvel's Jessica Jones)
1 part Joe Miller (The Expanse)
1 part DI Alec Hardy (Broadchurch)
1 splash Raylan Givens (Justified)
Shake and pour over Haymitch Abernathy (Hunger Games)
Serve in a Highball glass and garnish with a sprig of Sterling Archer (Archer)
Known to all
Von is a private investigator and independant operative for hire, as well as a legal advocate on Wayfinder station
One of the Sheltered Elite, associated with House Cassel, vassal to House Nebzim, Von is a known veteran of the Silent War, leaving the service with the rank of Lieutenant
Von has been a member of the Conservator Union since SY 4096
Known to supernaturals
Von is a mage
A long time Sponsor during Victory Day celebrations for new mages, Von often curtails his debutantes to display positive or subtle uses of their power as opposed to more bloodthirtsy or explicit displays
Known to other mages
Von is a Mastigos and member of the Veiled
A master of the Space arcanum, both Von's nimbus and resonance are very potent
His Shadow Name is Rook
As Rook, he has a great deal of influence over a mystery cult