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Ororo Munroe (Scenesys ID: 56)
Quote
"Mutant-kind will always find a way to endure. We are survivors! That is our nature."
Profile
Full Name: Ororo Munroe
Gender: Female
Species: Mutant
Theme: Marvel (FC)
Occupation: Mythology Teacher
Citizenship: American / Kenyan
Residence: Xavier's School, Westchester County, New York
Education: History Degree
Status: Approved
Groups: X-Men, Xavier's School, Mutant-OOC
Other Information
Apparent Age: 26 Actual Age: 26
Date of Birth 21 June 2000 Actor: Yaya DaCosta
Height: 188 cm Weight: 66 kg
Hair Color: White Eye Color: Blue
Theme Song: "One by One" by Lebo M

Profile

The daughter of a Kenyan priestess and an American journalist, Ororo was born in New York, but was orphaned in Cairo at age six. Traumatized and with claustrophobia, she was taken in by a master thief and taught that fine art. Eventually finding her way into the Serengeti, she discovered her mutant power to control the weather, and was worshiped as a weather goddess until Professor Xavier recruited her to join his team of X-Men. Moving back to her homeland, she quickly became one of the best of the X-Men, and a strong force at the Xavier's School.

Current Player Approved: May 17, 2019

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Description

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Ororo Munroe is a regal and formidable figure. At nearly 6'2", she carries herself with the stately grace of someone utterly assured of their own place and status in the world. Flawless mocha skin sets off the highlights of her proud cheekbones and elegantly defined neck. Unusually, her hair is totally white-- not grey or silver, but pure as fresh snow. It is worn quite long, past her shoulders, but shorn close to her temples to create the appearance of a horse's mane at rest. It moves like a wave with each subtle motion of her body, carefully woven into dozens of tight and intricate braids. Flashing blue eyes are precisely the color of the sky over the plains of the Seregenti, and are prone to graying as her mood shifts. Her regal features are made all the more striking for her lack of water-fat flesh, surely a condition of someone accustomed to harsh and dry living conditions. She is visibly a woman of the a hard-earned physical fitness that fails to challenge a profoundly feminine, even maternal bearing and physique.

History

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Ororo Munroe's dramatic life began even before she was born, the child produced from the whirlwind romance of the Kenyan mystic N'Dare and world-renowned photojournalist David Munroe. Even at a young age, Ororo was exposed to a wide view of the world, traveling wherever her father's work took their family. Tragedy would strike the Munroe's on one assignment however, when David, N'Dare and Ororo were caught in a conflict between warring factions while on assignment in Cairo. All three were caught under a wall that was destroyed in an explosion; both David and N'Dare were killed, but five-year-old Ororo survived. Scarred emotionally and finding herself trapped in a foreign land, Ororo survived however she could as a homeless orphan, stealing what she needed to survive. Eventually she found herself in the employ of Achmed El-Gibar, a powerful but benevolent thief located in Cairo.

Becoming a master thief, she has scored from marks big and small. The only person she failed to score was a man in a wheelchair named Charles Xavier, who saw it coming somehow. But other than that, her career was highly successful. When she hit age 12, however, something drove her to leave the city... and go into the Serengeti - to discover herself. This is when her mutant powers quickened, and the weather started changing at her whims and emotions. A priestess naemd Ainet took her in, and acted as a surrogate mother. Teaching young Ororo all about her poewrs, and how to use them. Ainet's tribe treated Ororo as a rain goddess, and she came to believe it herself, even though some of her early attempts to help her tribe solve a drought caused massive weather disruptions across the Serengeti.

One day, however, at age 17, a jet landed right by the village. And... a man rolled out in a wheelchair. Xavier. The one mark she never could score. He talked to her - in her mind. Told her the truth of what she was. Who she was. Not a goddess. Not merely human. A mutant. And made her an offer. If she left the village she now considers home... she can help the world. She thought long and hard about it... and agreed.

Returning to her homeland was jarring - she has no memories of New York City. There were some cultural shocks and mixups but she soon adapted - and became an excelling student, learning fast. And she quickly got a high school diploma, and a Bachelors in Science... and in the span of 6 years became a teacher at the very school she learned in, helping to guide the special youth towards a promising future, hopefully in a world without anti-mutant racism. But... that was not why Xavier asked her to come to America.

The X-Men. A team of mutants whose job is to defend the rights of mutants and strive for co-existence. Ororo took the name of Storm - for it seemed logical. She can manipulate the weather after all. Her arsenal of useful skills, both mundane and meteorlogical, made her a valuable asset, and as her confidence and prowess grew, she even came to become respected by others, and became a team leader. Now one of the senior members, she helps to train the younger mutants who aspire to wear the X symbol.

Personality

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Ororo is calm and controlled, except when she's not. As befitting a woman once worshipped as a weather goddess, she has a bit of that divine capriciousness... or at least, that would be how she'd put it in one of her more poetic moods. Really, she simply has a zeal for life, and all it brings. Sometimes this is the cool, controlled tones of a team leader or an authoritative teacher. Sometimes it's the wild abandon of a woman enjoying the prime of her life with friends and loved ones. And sometimes she's happy to chill out with a bowl of popcorn and some terrible movies. She's good natured at heart, but she's no paragon, she has a life to live, and she relishes the experiences she has been part of. Certainly, some of the more unpleasant ones were unwelcome, however she yearns to learn and adapt to life, and even finds the bright side in those moments, especially if it means less worry for her friends.

Abilities

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ALPHA CLASS
Storm is a classified Alpha Level mutant. However, she has been considered to be 'potential' Omega Level, but not yet confirmed. Having this kind of potential can also make her a bigger target for those that want to try and control or gain that kind of power- or for cosmic entities. (Open plot hook for Plot Staff? :))

EARTH-LINK
Ororo is connected to the Earth, aware of the ecological health of the area around her the ways others might be aware of a unique smell. She not only knows the weather of the moment, but any potential changes that might be coming in her vicinity. She can even sense powerful storms across the globe.

ENERGY VISION
Ororo can change how she sees the world with a blink - from the way others see it - to a world of energy patterns, to be able to see kinetic, thermal, and electromagnetic energy - and also to see a human's nervous system, which gives her a definite advantage in terms of combat - able to 'see' an opponent's action before they take it, and even to see where there is no normal light.

FLIGHT
By manipulating the flow of air currents, Storm is able to give the sensation of flight to a maximum of three people, including herself, at a time. She can travel up to speeds nearing 500 MPH, creating a protective bubble to keep the force of the wind from doing serious damage to her or other passengers. She can fly as high as the Earth's atmosphere, but not beyond.

MAGICAL POTENTIAL
Ororo's bloodline goes all the way back to Atlantis, and all females of her line bear the white hair, blue eyes, and a powerful magical potential. Her mother had it, and any daughters she might have would have the same as well. Ororo has not developed this potential, but those who can sense such things might be able to sense it.

WEATHER CONTROL
Ororo's mutant ability allows her to change and control the meteorological conditions in her general vicinity. This ranges from creating a miniature raincloud (with rain) hovering above her hand, to creating a major blizzard that covers several city blocks in her radius. She is able to create nearly any meteorological phenomenon, ranging from fog, rain, snow, lightning and even twisters and hurricanes. This can even be as subtle as simply changing the temperature of the local area. The more dramatic the weather event, the more mental concentration it requires, thus making Ororo more vulnerable to physical attacks. Especially stressful use of her power can leave her physically exhausted, and unable to perform any more manipulation until she has rested.

WEATHER IMMUNITY

Storm is immune to the hazards of extreme cold and heat, as well as lightning (not fire, though she can usually put most blazes out given time if she's conscious).

Skills

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AGILITY
Thanks to years of living on the streets and scraping by, Ororo Munroe has developed impressive reflexes and a sense of general acrobatic ability that while not world-class is certainly above average. She is quick to react, swift to action and able to avoid most potential dangers, as well as retaining a few slight of hand skills that occasionally come in handy still.

GARDENING
Ororo has a love for all living things, and has taken up gardening as a hobby to help nurture and grow new life. She is always eager to learn about new, exotic plants and takes meticulous care of her own greenhouse on the Mansion grounds. She has a very green thumb, and finds working with her plants to be the most serene part of her day.

IRON WILL
Ororo Munroe has always been a woman of conviction. That is not to say she is stubborn or narrow-minded, but simply that is not easily shaken from her deeply held beliefs. This is both a nature of her personality, and also practical: in her more emotionally tumultuous moments, her sense of distress can have violent effects on the weather of the area directly around her. Storm is also not easily manipulated, either through actions, words or even telepathic suggestion. She is a sea of calm in a brewing storm around her.

LEADERSHIP
Be it an inspiring word or an unwavering calm demeanor, Ororo has proven herself a capable and successful leader, both as part of the X-Men and as a "Goddess" for her village in Kenya. She brings the best out of others and is able to keep perspective even in the most hectic of situations.

MEDITATION
In order to prevent erratic moods for the sake of the local climate, Storm took up meditation years ago, and practices multiple forms of it to regulate her emotional responses.

STREET FIGHTING
While she prefers to resolve conflicts nonviolently, Ororo is a confident and impressive fighter in a blend of several different styles. She is especially skilled at using staffs and throwing knives, though the latter is commonly used only as a last resort.

THIEF

Ororo grew up as a thief in the streets of Cairo, and a darn good one at that. She has a wide arsenal of skills are disposal due to this, including incredible stealth capability, lockpicking, moving subtly through crowds and knowing the general value of something on sight. In her new life as superhero, these skills come up less often, but they still have a habit of occasionally popping up - picking a lock makes a lot less disturbance than blasting a door with lightning.

Resources

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XAVIER'S SCHOOL
Ororo is a teacher at Xavier's School. It is her home, her refuge, her job. Though part of her always will miss the days where she believed she was a tribal rain goddess, she knows she is doing good work here, training the next generation of mutants.

X-MEN

As a member of the X-Men team, Ororo has her best friends. They are her compatriots, and would support her in time of need as well as vice versa. The resources available to the team are also at her disposal.

Weaknesses

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CLAUSTROPHOBIA
Ororo lost both her parents in a traumatic experience as a child where she was trapped under rubble after an explosion; the PTSD related to the event manifests itself in a nearly debilitating sense of claustrophobia. Small rooms put her on edge, and if she is ever truly makes her feel trapped or constrained can cause her to experience a panic-attack. Unfortunately, this can cause her to lose control of her powers as well, causing wild, explosive weather. Ororo attempts to stick to areas with plenty of open space, as to not make her nervous or risk her losing control.

DISTINCT APPEARANCE
Storm stands out in a crowd, striking a memorable, modelesque figure with flowing white hair and unnaturally bright eyes. This makes blending in or going undercover difficult. While not a celebrity, Ororo can attract attention in the right circumstances. Especially as she attempts to keep her public identity and her heroing separate.

EMOTIONAL CONNECTION
It is not uncommon for mutants to have a connection between their emotional state and control of their ability. In Ororo's case, this link can have dangerous consequences, as Storm's abilities tap into the very nature of weather systems. If she loses control fully, it can have devastating results. For this reason, she tries to keep her emotions in check, but anyone has their flare up moments...

LIFE IS SACRED
Ororo cherishes all life, full stop. For this reason, she has a strict code to not take a life under any circumstances, and won't willingly allow others to do so under her watch either. She is inflexible about this, and if she were to ever even accidentally take another life again, it would cause a long period of grief and self-doubt. Were she ever to be pushed into a situation where she could not avoid taking a life, it would likely shatter her confidence utterly, leaving her without the will to continue on as a hero.

NATURAL LIMITATIONS
Storm cannot create something out of nothing. Her control of the weather is limited to altering existing patterns. Were she to halt the progress of a hurricane, the energy from that storm would have to be directed into something else. Were she to end a drought in one area, she would have to draw upon the water in the atmosphere from the surrounding area, possibly causing a temporary dry period in another. Simply put, she manipulates weather, she does not _create_ it.

PHYSICAL LIMITS

Ororo's powers are a natural extension of her, and as such if she pushes them beyond their typical limits, it can cause her great discomfort and pain. The further she pushes herself, the more pain she experiences, to the point of potentially exhausting herself. The longer or harder she pushes herself, the more necessary rest time that will follow.

Logs

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Title Date Scene Summary
Protect Xavier's: The Mission Briefing July 14th, 2019 Ororo, Illyana and Kurt meet with Wanda to plan missions for recovering items needed for the protection spell for Xavier's
Kneadful Things: The Sequel July 6th, 2019 Rogue and Kitty return to the day spa, this time with Betsy and Ororo.
Perfume Makes Her Fume June 26th, 2019 Lorna has visions of patricide after spotting a gift given to Rogue. Kitty and Storm try to distract with ice cream.
X-MEN: They Hide Below June 22nd, 2019 Frank Castle and his Unpunishable X-Men take on a strange new type of maybe... Sentinel...? Nobody's really sure, even when its all said and done, they saved lives and fought some weird robotic spider things. But they got basically no questions answered!
Sentinels: Vigil June 19th, 2019 Storm, Rogue, Kitty and Stoneclaw leap into action when Sentinels attack an anti-Sentinel vigil.
Slinging Mud June 15th, 2019 A group of X-students take on pottery lessons! Clay gets... places. Dogs drop out of nowhere. Life goes on. Just another day at Xavier's school for gifted youngsters.
Clean up on Aisle: X-man June 9th, 2019 Emma, Rogue, Ororo, and Kitty chatting informally about the expectations of the individual versus the team.
X-men Natural Disaster May 29th, 2019 The X-men, Scott, Doug, Emma, Kurt, Nate, Storm, Rogue, Sam, Sunspot, and Kitty, respond to a suspension bridge collapsing after an earthquake. Blinkdog arrives to help survivors
Memorial Weekend At The Beach May 26th, 2019 A dozen people from Xavier's School plus some guests gather for a beach party on Memorial Day weekend.
Rec Room Without Hockey=No Logan May 26th, 2019 Nate, Ororo and Kitty enjoy cheddar popcorn and a showing of the original Mad Max.
Ororo Brushes Us Off May 21st, 2019 Rogue, Ororo and Kitty paint Ororo's room and talk about world-shattering stuff
Kentucky Fried Get together May 20th, 2019 Samuel's fried chicken draws a bevy of students and staff
And We're Just Floating... May 19th, 2019 Rogue, Ororo and Kitty enjoy a warm day at the lake
But J'onn J'onzz The Science Guy Doesn't Rhyme May 19th, 2019 J'onn reports as a Xavier's teacher in the guise of John Green, and is met by Ororo, Laura and Kitty.
Some Civilized Behaviour May 18th, 2019 Ororo returns to the mansion, and Kitty, Doug, and Sam join her to sing away the blues.
The Lull Before The Storm April 1st, 2019 Storm and Kitty discuss the situation with the Sentinels, and what to do next.
A friendly intruder March 11th, 2019 Deadpool shows up at the school in disguise. Nobody is fooled, but they humor him anyways.
Sentinels: Conference for Two February 22nd, 2019 Forge and Storm talk about what Sentinels mean to mutants.
Sentinels: Rumors February 21st, 2019 Logan gives info about Sentinels to Forge and Storm.
Rooftop Tower January 29th, 2019 Storm and Forge socialize about invention and tea.
Hopefully not wrecking the Rec room. January 15th, 2019 Summary needed
X-MEN: Rogue is SO Demanding! January 11th, 2019 Summary needed
The Doctor Needs a Doctor! January 9th, 2019 The X-Men learn that Doctor Strange's condition is more complicated than anyone knew.
On yer Lawns, with yer Gnomes January 7th, 2019 Deadpool is allowed to stay at the X Mansion for ONE NIGHT, since it's cold.
Pied Piper: A dark Place January 7th, 2019 Another hero is lost to #BlackSleep (backdated).
Pied Piper: Jeremy's Notes January 4th, 2019 Summary needed
Dangerless Room January 3rd, 2019 Summary needed
It's not a Holodeck December 14th, 2018 Forge works on some Danger Room updates.
Astral Flux: Jeremy...you got some 'splaining to do! December 12th, 2018 Summary needed
One If By Land, Two if by Bamf December 11th, 2018 Ororo meets a pop star and they blow up a robot thing.
The New Ride December 3rd, 2018 Summary needed
Homeward Bound September 26th, 2018 Summary needed
The House is Already Warm September 16th, 2018 Storm learns why Havok isn't at the school and what he's doing in Mutant Town. Also, Storm drops knowledge on Havok about nefarious things going on right under his nose. There's going to be some FOOMing soon.
A Red Storm In a Coffeeshop September 10th, 2018 Ororo Munroe and Chris Redfield go have coffee. It turns into a date. Fun times are had by all and even Jill Valentine makes an appearance!
Back to School Party! August 25th, 2018 The Xavier's School for Gifted Youngsters annual Back to School party commences!
Calm Before A Storm August 25th, 2018 Summary needed
X-Men: A Mission of Minds August 12th, 2018 Cyclops and Storm infiltrate a Sentinel warehouse in a Danger Room simulation.
Days or Daze August 5th, 2018 Summary needed
Trouble in the Park II: Gorilla Boogaloo August 4th, 2018 Summary needed
Germination: To the Brink July 31st, 2018 Multiple heroes face off against a fungal-using telepath, and find something far more sinister.
Germination: Float Down Here July 31st, 2018 Fungus DEFEATED, WORLD SAVED!
Germination: South of the Rip July 30th, 2018 South group fighting the mushrooms also finds a way to close the rip in the sky!
Astral Flux: South of the Rip July 29th, 2018 South group fighting the mushrooms also finds a way to close the rip in the sky!
Summer Relaxation July 27th, 2018 Emma and Ororo spent their Friday at Westchester Country Club. Ororo sends Emma on an intelligence gathering mission.
Telepathy 101: Dealing With Space Fungi July 25th, 2018 Tony Stark has a meeting with the X-Men regarding the Fungus Epidemic.
Germination: Latveria July 22nd, 2018 The Justice League and Avengers respond to the forces of the fungus on Latveria's boarder.
X-MEN - Machinations: Going to Church July 21st, 2018 Storm and Rogue go to a Friends of Humanity meeting. Rogue is used as bait.
All Roads Lead Back Home July 20th, 2018 Ororo and Warren meet for dinner. They start in the past but end up in the future.
The Stoic Son Returns July 18th, 2018 Scott returns from a mandatory vacation issues by Xavier. Upon his return to NYC, he meets with Ororo in Central Park to talk business about his duties at the mansion and with the team. Andrea and Jean show up as well and smiles are had all around. It's time for Scott to get back to work.
Kickball! July 17th, 2018 The students and staff of Xavier's School play kickball and learn that mutant kickball is drastically different than regular kickball.
Ragnarok pt. 16: The Blockade July 16th, 2018 It is discovered that the Mercy is under blockade. It is also learned that King Haakon desires a meeting with Thor.
20 Questions July 13th, 2018 Storm, Theresa and Jubilee interrogate their prisoners from the NeoGen raid. But just what is in those cases?
Fire July 12th, 2018 Wiccan, Speed, Twitch, Rage, Storm and Green Arrow thwart a billion dollar R&D theft and save many lives. Kano wreaks havoc. Pierce weeps into his expensive brandy.
Kids these days July 9th, 2018 Sean and Ororo discuss the students.
The Wolf July 8th, 2018 Professor X leads Ororo, Theresa and Josh on a journey to restore Andrea's mind.
After the Journey July 8th, 2018 Andrea, Erika, Tyler and Josh discover how Andrea was injured, and who did it.
The Bared Teeth July 7th, 2018 Mason rushes Andrea to Xavier's after putting a rock through her head. Josh is able to heal the physical damage, but she's not quite there anymore when she wakes back up.
American History: Aviation July 6th, 2018 Who says History class can't be fun and interactive?
Ice Cream Treats July 6th, 2018 Tyler, Erika and Ororo go out for ice cream after seeing a movie. While there they meet Jubilee.
The day after fireworks. July 5th, 2018 Andrea meets up with Ororo and Alex to talk a little bit about her feelings.
Midnight snack July 5th, 2018 Storm meets informally with Erika over late night food.
The Girl Who Cried Wolf July 5th, 2018 Ororo is teaching Andrea control... the hard way.
Celebrating our freedom with hot dogs July 4th, 2018 4th of July feast in the backyard. Andrea is still not okay. Starring new XS'ers: Sean, Terry and Storm!
A Whole New World April 2nd, 2018 T'challa visits Xavier's School for a tour and to visit with his old friend, Ororo.
The Duo Back In Black March 23rd, 2018 A little reunion, and who knew, T'Challa gives fashion advice.
December Days December 22nd, 2017 A talk with Ororo leads to a snowball fight with a cajun, and the death of a Cookie Monster cup...
Mutants in Mutant Town December 14th, 2017 Alex and Ororo talk about the school.
Off-time fun November 14th, 2017 Summary needed
Log 3060 November 5th, 2017 Summary needed
Mornings in the Mansion Are Busy! November 2nd, 2017 Summary needed
Unseasonably Warm Weather October 6th, 2017 Summary needed
Wednesdays at Harry's (I) September 27th, 2017 Summary needed
Tigger Swimming September 26th, 2017 Summary needed
Visitation Rights September 25th, 2017 Summary needed
Good Idea, Bad Idea July 18th, 2017 Summary needed
Weird Tales of the X-Men: Re-Animated! July 4th, 2017 Summary needed
Yard With A View July 4th, 2017 Summary needed
Log July 4th, 2017 Summary needed
Log June 24th, 2017 Summary needed
Log June 11th, 2017 Summary needed
Walk in the Park June 3rd, 2017 Summary needed
Introducing Lina June 3rd, 2017 Summary needed
Lakeside Time May 30th, 2017 Storm and Rogue hang out at the docks of the lake. T'Challa shows up to meet with Ororo.
Log May 26th, 2017 Summary needed
Idyllic Scenery May 26th, 2017 Summary needed
Log May 25th, 2017 Summary needed
A Long-Anticipated Reunion April 24th, 2017 T'challa comes to Xavier's Academy to give a generous donation... and runs into Ororo... the two hit it off while reminiscing about the past and making plans for the future.
How To Be A Teacher April 24th, 2017 Summary needed.
Alien in Harlem April 21st, 2017 Summary needed.
A School Tour April 15th, 2017 Storm asks the young Rogue to give a tour of the grounds to some newcomers.
Special Snowflakes April 10th, 2017 Holly gets a visit from Ororo about becoming a student at xaviers.

Cutscenes

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