Tag: octopus

  1. Eclipse Phase NPC: Paul - El Pulpo Magnifico!

    20 August 2010

    System: Eclipse Phase
    Character name: Paul - El Pulpo Magnifico!
    Apparent age: 3
    Character concept: Psychic octopus, professional sportscaster

    Prior to the Fall of transhumanity people always said that there was something a little.. off.. about an uplifted giant Pacific octopus whom the Somatek geneticists decanted. Given the name Paul, he soon distinguished himself from his broodmates by becoming something of a historian. It's widely agreed that the first thing Paul saw after awakening to sentience was probably a sportscast of some kind; maybe it was microgravity rugby, maybe it was superconducting hockey, it might even have been centripital soccer. One …