Ambrose 'Fishguts' Kroop
Most people think Ambrose “Fishguts” Kroop gets his nickname from the stains on his apron or the contents of his infamous stew, but few know the truth. An affable fellow, Kroop loves his food, and has more recently developed a taste for rum. Kroop’s …
bq). Mr. Plugg somehow looks angry, miserable, and uncomfortable, all at the same time. Bare-chested, hewears an immaculate coat with pearl buttons and carries a cat-o’-nine-tails with him at all times. He clearly takes great pride in himself— everything …
Crowned with a mane of fiery red locks Sandara looks like someone not to be crossed. Yet the smile lines at the corners of her eyes and the easy way she holds herself hint at a lighter side. She dresses to accentuate her figure, and her whole appearance …
Short but fierce, Rosie Cusswell has more muscles than most of the crew, and a fouler mouth than all of them put together (apart from perhaps [[:krine | Riaris Krine]]). Like many halflings, Rosie loves food, drink, and tall tales- her years in [[Port …
Vivian (Master Scourge)
Master Scourge was the _[[Wormwood]]_ ’s boatswain and master at-arms, and [[:plugg | Mr. Plugg’s]] right-hand man. As boatswain, he was in charge of all activities and sailors on deck, and as master-at-arms, he was responsible for discipline.
Free Captain of the [[Shackles]] and Captain of the _[[Wormwood | Wormwood]]_.
Harrigan's background is shrouded in mystery. It seems that people cannot remember a time when Harrigan _wasn't_ a bloodthirsty pirate tearing up the shipping lanes. It is …
The [[Wormwood | Wormwood]]’s master gunner. Krine’s skin is darkened from countless days on deck under the sun,and her nose has the appearance of having been broken several times over. One of her legs has been replaced with a wooden peg leg, the result …
Grok is the [[Wormwood | Wormwood]]’s quartermaster, a no-nonsense woman with a huge scar across her neck. Grok is a reedy half-orc who favors dark clothing. She carries a notched greataxe and an array of throwing axes hangs from her belt. Grok frequently …
Crimson 'Cog' Cogward
Crimson Cogward (so called after the color his neck turns when he’s angry) is a loner, and prone to incredible rages and dark moods. He wears a blue scarf tied tight around his shaven head to hide the scar left when his ear when bitten off in a bar fight. …
Originating from [[Ealdim|Eáldîm]], Acilian Bayvacari was once the terror of the seas from Rosaia to Alaris to Yelnihas and Tir. Scourge of shipping lanes and master of evasion he was caught many times but was never kept in a brig or prison for long. A …
Kerdak Bonefist, The Hurricane King is the leader of the Free Captains and accordingly effectively the 'mayor' of the [[Shackles]]. He maintains this position only so long as he retains the confidence of the [[Pirate Council | Pirate Council]] and the …
Isabella 'Inkskin' Locke
Isabella “Inkskin” Locke wears little in the way of clothing, the better to show off her many tattoos, including a large stylized sea snake tattoo on her left hip and abdomen. More crudely rendered tattoos crowd the rest of her flesh, principally sharks …
Merrill Pegsworthy was once a military man of [[Salamon]], bound by honor and duty to a cause, but he has since found his faith in such things to be based on illusions— the greater causes all being made of individuals who themselves define the causes to …
Rickety Hake is a short, stoop-backed old man with a leathery, weatherworn face; watery blue eyes; and a halo of frizzy white hair.
Rickety is proprietor of [[Rickety's Squibs | Rickety's Squibs]], a small community surrounding a dry-dock used to …
Skilled archer and hunter from the plains of southern [[Salamon]].
After being 'rescued' from [[Dagon's Palp | Dagon's Palp]] along with fellow shipwrecked adventurers [[:molly | Molly]], [[:garret-lightfingers | Garrett]] and [[:hannah-coralhide | …
Dungrin 'The Whispering Dwarf'
A dour and quiet Dwarf, Dungrin isn't so much unfriendly as he is uncaring. He seems to have no real place in the ship's social hierarchy, bouncing from group to group not out of skill but more through apparent lack of it. The truth is that Dungrin was …
Jack doesn't speak about his past, he's too terrified of appearing weak in front of the other Pirates. His talent with scrimshaw is astounding, earning him the name. Many crew pay him a few copper to engrave their weapons and equipment with symbols of [[ …
Shivikah (The Reliable)
A very tall, dark-skinned and muscled human woman. Shivikah is covered in animal-bone piercings and primitive tribal scarring which mark her as being of [[Lesshta|Lesshtan]] origin. She speaks with a barking command of Ealdine and constanly scowls and …
Peppery Longfarthing is the _[[Wormwood]]_'s Sailing Master. She spends most of her time in her study, near [[:harrigan | Captain Harrigan]]'s quarters.
She doesn't interact much with the crew (even other Officers) apart from Captain Harrigan.
Habbly 'Stitchman' Quarne
Habble Quarne, often referred to as 'The Stitchman' is the _[[Wormwood]]_'s surgeon and carpenter. He looks after the health of the crew and the ship itself, repairing any damage to either with equal efficiency. To say that The Stitchman doesn't care for …
Patch is the [[Wormwood]]'s Boatswain's Mate, which means she takes orders from [[:scourge | Master Scourge]]. She watches the man and learns from his examples from afar. She dresses like a 'landlubber' but doesn't respond to the comments from the crew. …
Kipper is the Gunner's Mate aboard the _[[Wormwood]]_ which means he is apprenticed to [[:krine | Master Gunner Riaris Krine]]. Despite this he spends a lot of time with [[:patch-patchsalt | Patch Patchsalt]] and [[:scourge | Master Scourge]]. He takes …
Edward van Helgen
“Gentlemen, it is my very good honour to meet you. My name is Edward van Helgen, I’m sure you’ve heard of me…
None of you? Really? Erstwhile captain of the Crimson Viper? The man who sank Port Royal? Not ringing any bells? Well, it appears news travels …
The sailing mate under Captain Khan on the _[[Man's Promise | Man's Promise]]_ before the ship was captured by [[Wormwood- days 14 to 22 | bloodthirsty pirates]], Kitesh survived the boarding action despite being run through by [[:tito-severus | Titus]]. …
A scoundrel, a rogue, a selfish bastard and a devil with a musket. Just some of the appellations, nicknames and insults which have been attributed to Moussa Al-Abbas over the years. Rising through the ranks of the [[Alaris | Alarisian]] navy through lies, …
Barucco is a close confidante of [[:pegsworthy | Captain Pegsworthy]] and one of the main lieutenants of his pirate fleet.
Barucco commands the vessel _[[Arcadia]]_ , an old merchantman from the Salamon dockyards re-fitted with cannon decks and …
Sir Tedlin Gorstav
Sir Tedlin Gorstav, born to Sir Alexus Gorstav, hails from an old Borderlands family who were part of the original settlement of Salamonis. His family's fortunes have waxed and waned over the years but their biggest mistake of recent times was aligning …
The Magnificent Bastard saved the Vorsfang from certain doom when the Famished Mane (a Capitavarite war ship) attacked. Shanks ordered the crew to attack both ships hoping to settle the score and take the Magnificent Bastard as a secondary prize. In the …
Whilst Sorrinash is somewhat honourable in upholding pacts it is best not to turn your back on him or indeed show any kind of weakness; even the strongest of Captains have been known to flinch at his snarling manner and those who do never live to tell the …