|Grace Choi (Scenesys ID: 994)|
|"I'm fine! Just tell me that there isn't some ^@$#@-up, whacked-out, magical bull#$@* rule that says I can't pull his intestines out through his throat and wear it as a bra! Tell me I can go Hiroshima on his pickled ass!"|
|Full Name:||Grace Choi|
|Apparent Age:||26||Actual Age:||26|
|Date of Birth||24 November 1999||Actor:||Pauline Nordin|
|Height:||213 cm||Weight:||104 kg|
|Hair Color:||Red||Eye Color:||Brown|
|Theme Song:||"Die By The Drop" - Dead Weather|
Grace's name is not one that is either famous, or bound to stir up much recollection of anything of import that she's done. Sure, she's saved a few people. What she's most famous for, though, is stopping fights before they start at Chaney's, a metahuman accepting bar in Metropolis. The fact she's 7' tall and can punch a hole through a 3" steel door with ease might help in managing the more troublesome patrons of such a place, after all. And it doesn't hurt that she has true Amazonian blood, even if she doesn't ever make mention of it.
At first glance, few women could be as initimidating looking as Grace. She stands at exactly 7' tall (213 cm), and her frame is one of solid muscle rather than a lanky height that derives from seeming as one is stretched. Despite the fact that while her attributes disctintly point to an asian lineage her hair is a bright and vibrant red. It is cut short and quickly becomes a wild and unkempt pixie sort of cut, not even long enough to touch her shoulders. A few of her bangs are just long enough to brush near her eyes from time to time.
Her features are what some might describe as 'hard' or 'stern', but her skin is flawless, her nose small, and her lips painted a red color to match that of her hair. Her eyes, unlike her hair, match her ancestry and her a soft brown.
A pair of loosely fitting green pants hug her waist, and occasionally show off her thick thighs. Her feet are protected by a pair of well-used combat boots.
Grace was the child of a Bana-Amazon, a group of originally Themyiscarian Amazons who broke off from the Island to live in the world and kidnap men for breeding purposes. Her childhood, however, was not entirely a happy one. She ran away from the tribe at age 9 and was put into a foster home from which thereafter she was abducted. Those that took her took others, too, and she was brought into a child prostitution ring, kept subdued and in squalor for the next few years. Her powers had not yet manifested, and for awhile she could do nothing but suffer as the other children did around her.
Eventually, Grace took up a position as a bouncer in a bar in Metropolis that served metahumans since she was able to keep most of them in line.
Grace doesn't take crap from anyone. Then again, she doesn't really have to given her size, and strength. She is blunt, and can be very opinionated, which can often can get her into arguments with those she might consider a friend. There is no subject that is taboo with Grace, and while she is perfectly aware of social etiquette, she seems to ignore it in most every case. In essence, Grace does what she wants, when she wants, be it a casual off-handed nature with sex, drinking, fighting, running her mouth, or getting into a fight. She's big enough, she's strong enough, and doggone it, people ... well, they may not like her. But what matters to Grace is that she's happy.
Having lived on the streets, Grace understands that way of life and can empathize with some of the less lawful decisions those people make, but otherwise she has a pretty strong sense of justice, having been through a lot herself. And she's almost happy, at times, to be able to flex her muscles and ensure that order maintains itself in her vicinity.
Grace will recover from wounds far more quickly than most. She will not regenerate on the spot, or heal massive wounds in hours or a day. But a severe or critical wound that might take a normal person several weeks, or months with proper pysical care to heal she might heal within a few days, or a week or so by herself.
Grace carries the gifts, even as a mingled bloodline, of the Amazons. She is empowered by Athena, Aphrodite, Demeter, Hera, and Hermes all.
Grace can take a pretty good beating, and keep on ticking. She's been burned alive before, and kept fighting with half her body smoldering. Her body is exceptionally dense and her bone structure capable of supporting her feats of strength, so it stands to reason she can take a pretty big punishment, too, especially from blunt trauma (fists, baseball bats, etc...).
She can still bleed, still get wounded, however. Bullets will still penetrate and hurt, but depending on caliber they might not go as deep into her skin. Knives will still cut, but without enough force to drive them they won't go deep enough to do real harm without excessive cutting/wounds.
Grace has above human reaction speed. She can run faster, move more quickly, than humans ought to be able to. She's not on Wonder Woman's level, or even Spider Man's, but she's still beyond what a normal human's reaction times and movement speeds can be.
Grace can fight and exert her body well beyond normal human capacity due to her Amazonian bloodline. She does not tire quickly, but this is not an everlasting supply. She can and will tire out eventually, just not nearly as quickly as a normal person would.
Grace grew up learning combat skills from the Bana-Amazons until she was abducted. Since, she's had a lot of practice on the streets, and as a bouncer and she's mingled the street experiences with her heritage. While she's no Lady Shiva, Grace can hold her own with a good many exceptionally trained fighters.
Grace knows a /lot/ about Amazonian history, at least up to the severence of the Bana-Amazons, and she has a very deep knowledge of the Bana-Amazons as well, their history, culture, and practices.
Given to her by -the- God of War (through IC RP), Ares in the heat of battle, Grace now has possession of a War Hammer forged in the furnace of Hephaestus himself. The War Axe is meant to be a two-handed weapon but given Grace's strength she can often use it with just one hand. The hammer itself does not have any magical augments as far as damage goes, but as a true weapon of the Gods, the War Hammer, which Grace has coined: Bitchmaker (let's face it, it's Grace).
However, being from the Forge, the War Hammer is unbreakable. While it might not be able to crush someone in say Adamantium or Vibranium Armor (or skeletal structure) or destroy weapons of the same material, neither will it break or shatter against them.
Grace says what she wants, to whom she wants, whenever she wants. She understands what candor is. She just doens't care about it. In the least. And she will say whatever comes to mind, be it popular opinion, or not. Be it appropriate for the audience, or not. This can cause a lot of conflict between herself and others in the room, including friends, or people she might like, and would be a burden on any team she might join, potentially.
Due to her own experiences, Grace tends to get a bit 'revved up' when cases of slavery, abduction, or abuse come around. Certainly a touchy subject for almost any hero who would feel anger at such subjects, but Grace has lived it, knows what it's like, and has a personal investment in seeing such things ended. This feeling is for anyone, be they male or female and is not one way or the other influenced by gender - there were, afterall, boys in that same situation as she was forced into. But most especially, and emphatically does this resonate her if children are involved.
Even though Grace is extremely durable, she is still a creature of flesh and blood. A bullet in her skull will still kill her as it would anyone else. A knife can still peirce her heart, with enough force or a unique metal (such as Adamantium). She is not a bullet sponge by any strech of the imagination, and if she bleeds enough, she will die.
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|Amazon and an Asgardian walk into a bar...||November 6th, 2018||Helena hires Grace as a Personal Bodyguard, and interest is taken.|
|Drinks with an Amazon||October 15th, 2017||Summary needed|
|Apokolips Now: The War Begins||September 16th, 2017||The forces of Apokolips begin to arrive; Metropolis is the landing point for Ground Zero.|
|Falling Stars||September 14th, 2017||Summary needed|
|Apokolips Now: Barda's Big Entrance||September 13th, 2017||Big Barda appears, to warn of the eminent approach of Darkseid, and Power Boy reveals himself.|
|Why Can't Intergang Shoot Like Stormtroopers||September 11th, 2017||After the Intergang fight, Rachel brings Grace home and does some first aid. Date talking ensues.|
|Gnome Cometh, Redux||September 7th, 2017||Summary needed|
|Apokolips Now: Intergang Metropolis||September 6th, 2017||Intergang hits an art gala, and is stopped by some heroes, and some not-heroes. Superwoman is ... kidnapped?|
|Wild Tigger||September 4th, 2017||Summary needed|
|Rock Out / Punch Somebody||September 3rd, 2017||Summary needed|
|Grace Choi & The Billionaire||August 26th, 2017||Oliver Queen runs into Grace at Chaney's.|
|Monster Pizza||August 21st, 2017||Summary needed|
|Nature Puts Down The Folly Of Man (Part 2)||August 20th, 2017||As the 'babies' from the gigantic monster come forth into Metropolis, one group of impromptu heroes works on ensuring the cities, and civilians safety.|
|Greatest Show In Heaven, Hell, or Earth||August 15th, 2017||Summary needed|
|Log 1797||August 3rd, 2017||Summary needed|
|Heavy Metallo||July 30th, 2017||Power Girl & Grace Choi meet over a fight with Metallo.|
|The Rinaldis pt 2.||July 21st, 2017||Zinda & Grace are on a brawlaholic spree, and run into Nightwing and some gangsters.|
|What's The Plan||July 11th, 2017||Summary needed|
|Three Amazonian Red Heads Walk Into A Park And ...||July 8th, 2017||The 'Odd Men' appear in Queensland Park, and cause some concern. And a fight.|
|Another Day in Paradise||July 6th, 2017||Dinah and Grace bond on Blackhawk Island after their adventure.|
|The Maroon Berets.||July 4th, 2017||The Blackhawks go to find about their new job, and get into more than what they bargained for. Grace debuts as a potential recruit into the team.|
|You Owe Me A Beer||July 4th, 2017||Grace meets up with Ares, after she helped him with his fight in Phobos & makes him pay up.|
|There's something in the coffee||July 2nd, 2017||Summary needed|
|All About The Guy With Dad-Vibes or Holy Ares, Batman!||July 2nd, 2017||Summary needed|
|Really Tall & Really Fast||June 30th, 2017||Grace runs into Liz, and walks her home through a seedy neighborhood.|
|The Plight of War and Fear||June 29th, 2017||Summary needed|
|Grace with an Arsenal||June 24th, 2017||Grace helps Arsenal defend a break in.|
|Log||June 23rd, 2017||Summary needed|
|Log||June 20th, 2017||Summary needed|
|The Grace of War||June 17th, 2017||Grace meets Ares under his guise of John Aaron|
|Log||June 16th, 2017||Summary needed|
|Of Kings & (Half)Amazons||June 12th, 2017||Grace meets Aquaman|
|One Scotch, One Bourbon, One Beer||April 12th, 2017||Summary needed|
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