Patriarch of House Balder, Shield brother to House watanabe
Happily married to Vivian O’Cathain
Proud father of Eliott O’Cathain
Well built, Trains regularly, Good upper body strength
Deep brown in colour, Somewhat lengthy, culminating in a small ponytail
A subtle dark green
Coming from Highlander descent, his regularly pale skin is tanned from his extended time in the sun.
Normally sporting a friendly smile, he is most comfortable when surrounded by family. He sports a well tamed beard, and has a scar just behind his right knee.
He is normally wearing a white button up shirt, loose fitting trousers, belt draped with cloth, and sturdy yet comfortable boots.
Carries a sheathed sword on his hip, and a large 2 sided axe across his back.
An axe with a decorative handle, containing images from celtic folklore. The base of the handle has a leather grip for easy handling, the axe heads being of forged steel with bronze accents adorning the sharp edge of the blade.
In good hygiene, he is well kept and cleans regularly.
Deep, yet friendly. Speaks in an Irish accent.
QUALITIES AND FLAWS
Incredibly loyal to family, Eoghan will do anything in his power to make sure his family is safe. Eoghan is a tried and true ally to those he calls friends- whether offering his ear or sword and shield to them in their hour of need.
Eoghan is stubborn and headstrong, on the field of battle this may be a quality to desire, but in day-to-day life it can cause some strife. Along with this, his protectiveness can overstep bounds at times.
Facing many dangers varying from common thief to voidal horrors, none of them make him fear more than losing those he holds dear whether it be through monstrous creatures or his own actions.
Slightly above average intelligence (Nothing special)
(LOTC English - Advanced)
(Cannot speak it but can understand to a degree)
Being a sworn shield brother to House Watanabe, Eoghan normally takes up professions accompanying his shield brothers in the guard force of the current city they are inhabiting.
Suffers from varying degrees of depression from time to time, slight PTSD, suffers from night terrors related to the Voidal horrors that appeared during the defense of Curon.
Slightly weakened right leg due to a savage attack, various scars and faded bruises litter his body.
Regular, when situated in a regular sleeping arrangement, struggles to sleep when on quests or when on duty.
Fairly good as he keeps fit and is near always well fed and hydrated.
Standard eating habits, consisting of 2-3 meals a day depending on the size of the meals.
Routine training early in the morning consisting of planned running laps and upper core workouts.
Eoghan has a quite good memory, nothing too impressive but good enough.
Eoghan has a habit to drink excessively when he feels depressed past a certain point.
Has had problems with alcoholism in the past, but as of late only drinks with friends and family at gatherings.
ETHICS AND MOTIVATIONS
Generally friendly to most he meets, very warm to family and family friends. Eoghan is quite cold to those who discriminate against others.
Religion or Cults:
[Regular attire] Consists of a white button long sleeve shirt, a pair of loose fitting trousers, sturdy boots, a drape of cloth tucked to his belt (Either green or Watanabe)
[Armour] Leather greaves with overlaying steel armour pads, right shoulder guard is enchanted with a spell of Abjuration, drape of Watanabe tabard cloth tucked to his belt.
[Fancy dress] Similar to his regular attire, a fancy yet functional overcoat is added alongside a nicer pair of shoes.
Wedding ring on his left hand
Peregrine falcon named Persephone
First aid kit, cold weather survival kit, short sword, personalised axe, non perishable food.
Peaceful or violent:
Defensive, preferring to only fight defensively if need be.
Standard hilted sword, personalised axe
Extensive training in both sword and axe combat, he is quite proficient when using a shield, can use a bow but not too well.
TRAINING & SKILLS
-Short sword: Eoghan has substantial training with one handed swords-
-Combat axe: Being Eoghan’s preferred weapon of choice, he has extensive training-
-Bow: Eoghan is able to use it, but isn't the best using it-
-Shield: Being well versed in using the “Shield wall” tactic, he can put substantial strength behind this maneuver-
-Polearm: Mostly familiar with these during training; he can still use the glaive, pilum, or halberd as an effective weapon-
-Butchery: Having lived off the land for many years of his young life, he is knowledgeable in basic butchery and meat charcuterie-
-Fire starting: Either using surrounding materials or a set kit, he is able to start a fire with ease-
-Food preparation: Eoghan has a vast repertoire of dishes under his belt, learning from his travels he has acquired quite the varying taste-
-Bodhran: Quite proficient with this instrument, being a very traditional musical outlet for his people.