Turned out she loved it, and by the following weekend had bought her own equipment. Previously unpublished fact: Probably isn't wearing any underwear. They each own three or four sets of gear, their room is plastered with paintball posters and photos printed off the internet, and they each have a small but prized collection of aging but well-thumbed paintball magazines. Plays paintball because "the man" won't let him have a machine gun. Previously unpublished Fact: There may be a bit of... Not really a bad guy, but can be kind of a jerk sometimes. Previously unpublished Fact: They're all pretty much unpublished. Evolved out of several plates of long-expired leftover food.They're currently living together, and her markers are the ones most likely to be found on the coffee table and in between the sofa cushions. They're only mediocre players, but have plenty of enthusiasm which sometimes, but not always, helps make up for their lack of skill. Or, occasionally, a rental, because hey, it's an Ion. Previously unpublished Fact: Not all that sure he wants to be a fireman. " Previously unpublished Fact: Single, keeps asking Jake if Pirta has a sister. Plus he can sell old surplus crap to newbies for more than anyone else will pay for it. Traded a rusty bayonet for it, and it just keeps working and working. Thinks he's being sneaky, but like other bright-white-furred players have found out, it's harder than it looks. ) Full name: William "Billy" Nordberg The Rules Lawyer. we can fix that, if you have enough money to fill up all those cracks." Previously unpublished Fact: Was offered a contract to help build Burj Khalifa, turned it down because it was 'too boring'. May not have a nervous system, but might have a sense of humor. " (Meaning unknown.) Favorite food: Anything green and fuzzy.Unfortunately, he opened the bar about halfway between Doc's shop and the paintball field, not knowing what was about to happen. Amazingly enough, she loved it, and they've been playing together ever since. Favorite food: Grilled burgers with bacon and cheese Previously unpublished fact: Canadian expat.In fact, she's a better player that he is, although he won't admit it. Had to stop himself from saying "eh" all the time.) Full name: Tawny Madison. Tawny had just started dating Snowshoe when he dragged her to a paintball game. Special ability: Clears most doorways with almost two feet to spare. Larry and Daryl are teenage brothers who got into paintball in a big way. Runs a military-surplus and secondhand store up in the big city. (Ermine-phase stoat, Mustela erminea) Full name: As-yet unpublished The Nemesis.Favorite weapon: Invisibility and ruthless sneakiness. Favorite phrase: "...." Favorite food: Fried sushi.
Works at the coffee shop with Cara, and is one of her oldest friends. Favorite markers: Usually rentals, plus the occasional Docs Works Mk-40 Paintball Marking Grenades. (Fennec fox, Vulpes zerda) Full name: Robin The Little Girl. Favorite phrase: "Oh good god, it's you two again." Previously unpublished Fact: Big fan of Marvel's superhero movies. Did three tours in the Gulf War because there "wasn't anything good on TV". Previously unpublished Fact: Still upset they wouldn't let him keep that M56A2 Smartgun. In college, plays paintball to relax, which doesn't always work. Favorite food: True, authentic Greek gyros, which he can almost never find here in the US. Works next to Jake in the "gruntwork" section of the bank. Favorite movie: with John Cleese Favorite phrase: "Hey, I have a question..." Favorite food: Fried bananas. His company can do everything from pour concrete to wire the coffeemakers. Previously unpublished Fact: Vulnerable to flame weapons, dislikes Velveeta, the Cheese That Cannot Die. Previously unpublished Fact: It is unknown if they are confiscating and destroying the inventions, or are using the technology for themselves. The Jackal is a manifestation that appears at certain times when Doc has been rendered unconscious.
A recent transplant, he father let her choose paintball or karate, but wouldn't let her have any nunchucks. Favorite food: Pan-seared steak, rare, with onions and lots of garlic. Favorite weapon: Rosenbauer Panther 6x6 Aircraft Rescue Firefighting vehicle Favorite food: Hot Pockets in pepperoni pizza flavor. Favorite marker: Gold-tone Yotta Blaster, an old spooler he's had for a couple years. Favorite phrase: "I'd like to see you in my office." Previously unpublished Fact: Pretty much all facts about Quisenberry are unpublished. Previously unpublished Fact: Hasn't been able to find anyone who will let him join their D&D game since he was 12. ) Full name: Anonymous group- Smith, Jones, Brown, etc. He has generally tried to give warnings or advice, but Doc is typically too busy playing in his dream-world, which to him works a lot like a holodeck, to notice.
Favorite marker: Her brand new, just-released Tesseract Black Mark Zero in Limited Edition Amaranthine. Favorite phrase: "I can take 'im." Previously unpublished Fact: Is often annoyed by the fact she can ) Full name: As-yet unpublished. Career veteran, transferred over from the big city after the departments' last chief suffered a nervous breakdown. Favorite car: His old Hyundai, may it rest in peace. A group of nongovernmental agents that occasionally appear to confiscate some of Doc's more dangerous- or ludicrous- inventions. Favorite outfit: Neo's leather trenchcoat and glasses from -Class Mark VI Semi-Autonomous Combat Drone The Mark-Sixes are one of several experimental weapons systems that Doc and Roger are helping design and test for various branches of the US Government.
) Real name: Mortimer James Abraham Tiberius Nickelovich-Smythe The Boss.
Owner of the local Paintball Store, DARPA subcontractor and occasional Mad Scientist.