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|Jay Guthrie (Scenesys ID: 9046)|
|"How far I've fallen."|
|Full Name:||Joshua "Jay" Guthrie|
|Occupation:||Student and Musician|
|Citizenship:||United States of America|
|Residence:||Xavier's School, Westchester, NY|
|Education:||High School Student|
|Apparent Age:||17||Actual Age:||17|
|Date of Birth||1 February 2010||Actor:||Brian Balzerini|
|Height:||175 cm (5'9")||Weight:||88 kg (193 lb)|
|Hair Color:||Red||Eye Color:||Hazel|
|Theme Song:||"Have You Ever Really Loved A Woman?" by Bryan Adams|
Jay is yet another mutant from the Guthrie family, gifted with wings, healing and sonic abilities through singing. He has loved deeply and lost that love tragically, leading to a spiralling depression. Not quite sure what else to do to help him, his mother has decided to send him to Xavier's School. After all, they did good things for his brother.
Current Player Approved: June 9, 2020
His mutancy appeared in the form of wings growing out of his back. He hid them from his family, learning to conceal them quite well beneath baggy clothing. He also gained powers related to his voice, which he also hid. When he was performing on stage, he would use the wings and his voice as a gimmick, for the show, people thinking they were faked through some other means or costuming.
He fell in love with a young woman named Julia Cabot. Unfortunately, the Guthries and Cabots were enemies, having been feuding for years. The pair spent a summer together but were eventually found out by Julia's father. He donned some power armor that he had found and killed Jay. In her grief, Julia dragged Jay's body with her into the river and drowned herself.
That's when Jay's other power was revealed. His healing brought him back to life and he found himself at the bottom of a river with his love. He took her to shore but she was gone. He tried to take his own life only to learn he would heal. No matter how many times he tried.
His depression was extreme and he attempted suicide multiple times while still supporting his family as best he could. His mother couldn't take it anymore though and has decided to send him to the school that helped his brother Samuel. Against his will, Jay is being shipped off to study at Xavier's School.
Jay has a pair of wings that have grown out of his back. They are 20 feet when spread to their full width. His altitude is limited only by the oxygen content in the air, so he can reach around 10K feet comfortably. With an extreme strain on his system, he could reach 29K but only for a few minutes. His top speed is around 186 mph. He can fly up to 12 hours before needing to rest.
Jay is able to heal due a healing factor. He can heal a hundred times faster than a normal person. Minor cuts are gone instantly. Broken bones in a few minutes. Even major wounds that are considered lethal, he can recover from in a couple of hours. He is resistant to all diseases and toxins since his body heals anything they would do to him. He can grow back a limb if it is severed, except for his wings themselves (See Weakness Wings).
Jay's physiology is altered to compensate for his wings and flight. He is more like a bird in some ways, such as his bones being hollow to help reduce weight. His body mass is zero body fat and a greater amount of muscle. He has enhanced eyesight, hearing, durability, flexibility, balance, coordination and strength due to the greater muscle mass. He would be considered peak human physically, able to lift up to 500 lbs. He is resistant to damage, body designed to be resistant to wind resistance when flying at high speeds. He is able to hear outside human ranges, including high and low frequencies.
Jay was born and raised in a coal mining town in Kentucky. His father was a miner and, once he passed, Samuel took the spot. When Sam went off to school, that left Jay as the "man" of the family and he too went to the mines. As such, he knows how to coal mine, proper techniques and so forth. Not tha the likes it. Or ever wants to do it again.
Jay is a skilled musician. He has trained with several instruments including piano and guitar. He can also play the violin/fiddle. Most stringed instruments he would likely be able to play passingly well, even if he just picked them up. He has an excellent singing voice, even without using his powers. He was the lead singer and guitarist in his own band back home. He can read music and also writes his own.
In addition to being a musician, Jay is a fan of music of all types. He has a vast array of knowledge in this area, including music from long before he was even born. His tastes are very eclectic including rock, country, classical, R&B and pretty much everything out there.
Living in the wilds of Kentucky, the family would supplement their food supply by hunting. Jay is skilled in this area, able to track down prey, kill it, prepare it for cooking and even doing the cooking itself, be it in the kitchen or on an open fire. He has a lot of survival skills that are based on camping and hiking, able to be left in the woods with minimal resources and survive.
Jay is part of a large family and they support him in all things. Although they don't have much to give other than their love, he could call on them in a time of need. Sam Guthrie, aka Cannonball, is his brother and can also be accessed for help should the need arise. Jay would do the same for him or any of his family. His band back home he considers family as well, although he had to leave them behind to come to the new school.
Jay doesn't have a lot. He has some money in his pockets from his work as a musician back home. He prefers to work gigs to take care of his own money, knowing the family needs it more, so he tries to avoid accepting what the family has to give. He has some clothes, his phone and MP3 player, as well as three guitars (one electric, two acoustic).
Jay suffers from depression, to the point of self-harm. He has attempted suicide multiple times. Due to his healing factor, he recovers from everything he does. Having one of her children trying to take his own life has proven too much for his mother. It is for this reason his mother sent him to Xavier's, as she wasn't sure how to deal with it anymore. While he isn't suicidal at every moment, he is clinically depressed though he can hide it well when he wants to.
People talk about the story of Romeo and Juliet as though it is something to want out of their own lives. Jay has lived that story. He loved deeply and completely but the girl was from the wrong family and everything went horribly wrong. In the end, he lost her yet he remains here due to his healing factor. Having already been with his one true love, he has a long, lonely life ahead of him from his point of view.
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|Old Acquaintances||August 5th, 2020||Tyler runs into Andrea for the first time in years. Then he gets to meet her beau!|
|Falling In Reverse||August 2nd, 2020||Andrea finds some old memories of Jay's and talk a bit. They're sickly in love with each other.|
|Today is the day! Neon Dreams||August 1st, 2020||Andrea springs big news and gets a not so amazing reaction.|
|Andrea has a panic attack||July 28th, 2020||Andrea has a panic attack after meeting The Straw Man. Jay calms her down.|
|All New Dreams||July 21st, 2020||Jay and Andrea share music together and make plans for the future.|
|Making Adam into a cool mutant.||July 16th, 2020||Friends hit up Club Evolution for some hanging out and food.|
|Button Mashing||July 1st, 2020||Friends meet up in the arcade to chat about soundtracks, back breaking combos, and linguistic cheat codes.|
|Family Matter(s)||June 25th, 2020||Jay and Andrea have a heart to heart talk about roommates and music.|
|At Da Club||June 22nd, 2020||Friends gathering at Club Evolution for talks of fashion, music and a family bombshell. Shannon sang the blues, Andrea did some pop-rock, Nevada ate everyone's food.|
|Flipping the world upside down||June 21st, 2020||Andrea and Jay receive a mysterious guest at their condo. World's are turned upside down. A great lie has been exposed.|
|Shopping for College. Starting from scratch||June 20th, 2020||Andrea and Jay go shopping for new clothes for College. Jay meets Fernando.|
|A Family and Familiar Faces||June 13th, 2020||A post-graduation celebration, Andrea, Alexis and Jay Guthrie have a trio performance. Megan and Sam meet someone close to Alexis|
|Xavier's Graduation 2028||June 11th, 2020||It's graduation day for the latest round of Xavier's students. Party time!|
|Coming To An End||June 11th, 2020||Jay and Andrea talk about graduation tomorrow. Jay is given a scholarship through Andrea's charity. He opts to go to college with her, if he can. He also embraces his true feelings finally, admitting he loves her. Seems she loves him too. Yay!|
|A little lesson for the teacher.||December 1st, 2019||And Andrea and Sam show what the others can learn to do.|
|Turkey Day part 2||November 30th, 2019||Leftovers are yummy. Andrea feeds Jay some pie. They look cute too.|
|Baby steps to new beginnings||November 26th, 2019||Jay comes to Andrea to talk about his trip home.|
|Secrets and Second Chances||November 25th, 2019||Students gather in the Music Room for some socialization as they chat about teams and bands!|
|Let's talk about the future.||November 25th, 2019||Andrea is back on the New Mutants. Jay is going home to talk to Julia.|
|Dragging Nathaniel XMas Shopping at the mall.||November 24th, 2019||Christmas shopping in Salem Center.|
|Progress and Progression||November 22nd, 2019||Jay's saved from homework by Brad with news!|
|Good Boys in a Park||November 21st, 2019||And a wintery wonderland was had by all.|
|Just more Time||November 20th, 2019||Jay talks to Sam and Brad about his relationship woes.|
|What is a wolf without a wolf||November 19th, 2019||Bandaids can't fix bulletholes.|
|If I were Invisible||November 19th, 2019||Jay talks Brad through the stress of being nullified.|
|Best room Ever||November 18th, 2019||Jay gets a roommate, and Andrea stops by to try to be a third!|
|So. Are we complicated||November 17th, 2019||One step forward, two steps back. Opposite of a Paula Abdul song.|
|Jet Farts and Musical Interludes||November 15th, 2019||Brad and Jay chat about mutation and music.|
|Stranger Things||November 12th, 2019||Jay and Andrea discover a mutant teen living on the streets. With permission, they bring him to Xavier's for an overnight stay and to help him see there are people willing to help in the world.|
|Aftermath of Choices||November 11th, 2019||Jay is depressed. Sam to the rescue with comfort food and brotherly advice.|
|We Need To Talk. Again.||November 11th, 2019||Andrea and Jay have a talk about Friday Night and the kiss! Then spend the evening talking, sharing music and generally being sappy.|
|It's a Living||November 9th, 2019||Andrea comes to Club Evolution to see Jay. A good time is had by all with some surprises in the mix. Angst to follow in the future.|
|Never underestimate the power of soup!||November 8th, 2019||Barry volunteers, meets a Guthrie, and they help an old man|
|a brotherky chat.||October 30th, 2019||And Jay gets just the smallest bit of closure, maybe it is a start.|
|Knock Knock. Who's there||October 29th, 2019||Andrea visits Jay to test the waters. The water is still cold.|
|Lunch..the day after.||October 29th, 2019||A nice family dinner, and no one gets stabed with a fork.|
|Hey, can we talk||October 25th, 2019||Jay and Andrea talk a bit about where this 'thing' is going.|
|Plans for the future.||October 25th, 2019||A place for 2, and a girlyfid restroom|
|Sweet treats and red feathers||October 22nd, 2019||Andrea talks with the Guthrie boys. Jay is a bowl of jello around her.|
|Vi gets her first taste of life at the school.||October 20th, 2019||Vi meets the fuzzy elf and the almost zoo crew.|
|A Walk In The Garden||October 18th, 2019||Andrea and Jay have a chat in the gardens, learning more about each other and confronting some personal demons.|
|No Wins without Costs||October 17th, 2019||Andrea discusses a new project with Triage over lunch, and other issues surface.|
|A Royal Coronation Birthday||October 14th, 2019||Lorna's birthday party and coronation ends with Magneto's nightmares coming to life and wrecking everything.|
|A Brotherly Chat.||October 12th, 2019||The Brothers talk the day away.|
|Backscene: Andrea in the medlab gets a visitor.||October 12th, 2019||Jay visits Andrea at the MedLab before she is released. They talk about music.|
|Red feathers||October 10th, 2019||Jay and Andrea meet to talk a bit.|
|Good Food and Good Friends||October 8th, 2019||A group effort for a simple meal of fried chicken turns into a candlelit dinner for Bean and Shannon. Awwwwwww! <3|
|Guthries Everywhere||October 7th, 2019||Jay Guthrie arrives at Xavier's School. Everyone comes to say Hi!|