Doctor Darius Hellstromme
Darius Hellstromme, Ph.D, is an avatar of science untrammeled by conscience or any emotion; a cold and destructive man who thinks of nothing but his goals... and his tragedy.
Darius Hellstromme was born in 1824 to poor London laborers. He went to work …
Russ was a quite child. He grew up in the backwoods of the Appalachia Mountains. As a child he didn't have much friends being that he was hideous. He was overweight and he has a skin condition that covered his face in boils. he looked at it as at least …
Sir Clifton Robards
Doctor Leonitus P. Gash
Dr. Gash has developed procedures to graft various steam-powered limbs and other parts onto and make part of the human body. In his Journal, A Short Treatise of the Augmentation of the Human Body, Gash explains that before he was thrown out of Deseret …
Madam Gretchin Rasmussen
She was a German nurse before moving out west with her inventor husband, Claus, back in 1872. He wanted to have a cheaper source of the miracle material Ghost Rock to aid in his inventions. After only living in Salt Lake City a few years, Claus was …
R. Percy Sitgreaves
Doctor Manfred Stark
Professor Gregory Tremane
He is an ambitious young man who was born and raised in Salt Lake City, the notorious City of Gloom (so named for the constant haze of pollution that’s settled over it since Darius Hellstromme set up operations there). He’s spent most of his life working …
Professor Marcus Perriwinkle
*Description:* Marcus is a middle-aged balding gentleman with white hair and a mass of scars on his once kindly face. He has a mechanical arm (with flamethrower installed), a mechancical leg, and an intricate eye-replacement, all on his left side.
Professor "Hap" Haggerty
He is a short, gruff and wild-eyed man who could almost pass for a dwarf right out of fantasy folktales. He spends most of his time wrestling the controls of Hellstromme Industries equipment.
Professor Oswald Hardinger
*Description:* Hardinger is a portly man, completely bald with a well-groomed handlebar mustache. He has lost the ability to walk and now uses a steam powered wheelchair to get around.
Professor Hardinger has taught in several notable universities in …
*Description:* Klippstein is a beanpole of a man, with a black moustache and a penchant for stovepipe hats.
Gerald Klippstein stepped up during Professor Hardinger’s illness to help steer the Collegium through some of its most difficult times. He was …
*Description:* Of all the Collegium, Zarkov looks the most like the popular conception of a mad scientist with wild white hair and mustache.
Erik Zarkov was one of the most active members of the Collegium in organizing civil patrols to police the …
Dr. Bailey McDermott
*Description:* Dr. McDermott’s flesh is a slick film, his eyes are milky and a notable odor of decay surrounds him.
Dr. McDermott is an inspiration to all who have suffered a setback and found the strength to continue. A victim of a rare and near …
Professor Susan Franklin
*Description:* Professor Franklin is a middle-aged spinster with her now white hair pulled back in a bun wearing spectacles.
A respected former member of the University of Minnesota, Professor Franklin is one of the strongest proponents for a return to …
*Description:* Chamberlain looks like someone’s grandmother—except for the fact she’s usually wearing riding clothes and packing some powerful gizmo weapon!
Alice Chamberlain arrived in Gomorra about the time things really started to go downhill. She …
Isaiah Reginald Watley
He was the son of slaves who ran north to become free. He grew up in Washington D.C. with his parents and older sister where as a boy he was raised to value education as the only way to better himself. He was always naturally inquisitive and enjoyed …