Crono the Giant, Leader of the Company of the Free SwordsFaction:
Chamavian (North of Roman Territory)Appearance:
Sticks to classic heavier barbarian warriors clothing, the best weapons and focuses on looking fearsome and his wooden gladius of his freedom is always carried, is a huge warrior at nearly seven feet tall with a powerful build. He is older now and in his stately forties.Personality:
Stoic, pragmatic and a natural leader he is also not a fool loyalty kept him going and not freed for some time formed a mercenary band and that served in the Empire in several campaigns and is proud of that. Not that he likes slavery he was one but its the way of things and there is no way the rebels will win against Rome fare better forces have fell to it. So again he takes up axe and shield to serve Rome its nothing personal. He has good points he good to his men, frees his men from bondage after two campaigns are served and if they stay on they get to keep their full share of wealth and booty (he takes as leader after expenses two shares). And he is an honorable warrior.Equipment:
Rudis, finest barbarian armor, war axe, two custom broadswords, several daggers, company of several men and women skilled in the fighting arts, horse and tack, tents, house in Rome, investments.Skills:
Leadership, tactics, gladiator training, weapons training, master of war axe, master of sword combat (single and two blades), merchant skills, literacy and fluency in Greek and Latin, intimidation, seasoned on the sands is a very capable gladiator to say the least, medicine (fairly capable for a non-physician).Backstory:
Years ago was brought to Rome a young barbarian warrior and taken in to be trained as a gladiator where due to his huge size and merits came easily to him becoming a champion of the arena. Won his freedom after besting ten prisoners who were sentenced to death and stood alone blood and their bodies at his feet. Since then he worked for the Romans as a mercenary alone then after getting patronage of a prominant senator and money enough formed his own company, all picked from scum and trash to be forged into weapons of war. Is known for his loyalty, good care of his men and women under his command and combat prowess. Is signed on to the current campaign since its work and well Rome will win its only a matter of when and how.Quote:
You have youth and skill, I have age and experience - now lets see who bests who.