Success is the ability to go from one failure to the next without a loss of enthusiasm.
William Walter worked as a Software Engineer for a large company in Buffalo, New York and had a great interest in Greek culture. He was very successful in his work and he worked on developing software and systems that benefited the industry greatly. He visited Greece one year and it is here in which he met Zach's mom Taylor. Taylor lived in the same city as William and was also studying Greek culture. One day, after returning from Greece, William took Taylor to a coffee shop and he fell in love with her and Zach came along. Shortly after, Taylor told him that she was actually Athena, she also told him that she must leave him and her demigod son and also gave him the details about Camp Half Blood.
Zach was a very smart kid in his childhood. He excelled in all subjects and took after his father's interest in Greek mythology and culture. He was a very nice kid and had a lot of friends. He was extremely afraid of spiders but nothing else could scare him. Matthew, who he figures out later is a satyr, is his best friend in school. In addition to him, Zach has a lot of friends in school. The teachers all say that he could graduate from Harvard with his intellect but Zach doesn't know how he gets all of the knowledge, to him it seems as if he reads anything and it just stays with him in addition to feeling like he was just born with knowledge.
One day when he was 14 years old, Matthew and him were playing in the park when a Scythian Dracanae attacked him, Matthew told him run into a wooded area of the park where they lost the dracanae. The next day, Zach's dad told him about his mom and instructed him to go to Camp Half Blood. He arrived there and was given a tour, later that night Athena claimed him as her son. Shortly after, Alexander the Great handed him two celestial bronze swords as weapons.
Son of Athena
Camp Half Blood
Born or Created On:
October 3rd, 1998
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3/6/9 Month Powers:
=3 Months After Character is Made=
Children of Athena, due to the strength of their minds, are gifted with the ability of clairvoyance. They are able gain information about an object, person, location or physical event through means other than the known human senses, for example beyond their normal sensory range or when unable to use their physical senses. Some techniques of clairvoyance are veridical dreaming, scrying and parasight.
6 Months After Character is Made
Children of Athena can curse an opponent with severe stupidity and ignorance, temporarily stripping them of their intelligence and knowledge. The curse can cause an opponent to lose their common sense, fighting skill and tactical abilities. The target could even be unsure how to swing a sword or use their powers properly. After a short time, the curse will wear off and the target will regain their intelligence and knowledge. Their minds will be resistant to further use of the curse for a moderate time and the user will be substantially drained.
9 Months After Character is Made
Children of Athena can turn into a normal sized owl of whichever species they select for a short period of time, allowing them flight. The user has the option to grow into a giant owl, it can be up to 2 to 3 times bigger than their size as a human. This will make the transformation more draining. As a giant owl, the user would be twice as fast as a normal owl mid-flight, be able to transport allies and possess a very loud scream. After the transformation, they are extremely drained. Unable to move and they could possibility faint.
Zach Walter ~ Son of Athena
Success is the product of hard work.
Age: 17 Height: 5ft 6in Weight: 131 lbs
Sexuality: Straight Relationship Status: Single
Birth Place: Houston, Texas Main Weapon: Twin Celestial Bronze Swords Accent: American
– Success is the ability to go from one failure to the next without a loss of enthusiasm
Children of Athena have the ability to see each specific pressure point on another person and are proficient at striking them in order to immobilize or greatly pain another person for a short time.
Children of Athena are changed during battle and become stronger and quicker in combat than a normal human could achieve.
Children of Athena are able to generate loose materials or manipulate any loose materials found around them to weave a wall. The wall obstructs the view of anyone facing them, and also blunts attacks. However, it does not stop attacks entirely, it is only capable of slowing the attacks down (possibly say that the wall will cut like a bunch of woven stuff or something ~ spiders and what not).
Children of Athena, using their inclinations of battle and strategy, can most of the time, predict the course of action an opponent attacking them will take, and and are able to dodge or parry accordingly. However, if the prediction is wrong this may cost the child of Athena dearly.
Children of Athena have the innate ability of hyper-cognition. They are able to perform more complex mental operations than a normal human could achieve. They are able to process thoughts and learning far quicker than others with little cognitive effort.
Children of Athena have innate battle reflexes which allows them to fight and dodge quickly.
Children of Athena are able to communicate with and command owls. If the user gives too many commands, the owls will become frustrated and disobey.
Children of Athena have the ability to empower strength and intelligence upon nearby allies and instil fear upon nearby enemies with a deafening war cry for a short time.
Children of Athena have minor telepathic abilities, making them able to telepathically communicate with their allies and read the current thoughts of an opponent’s mind. But this mind reading does not always work.
Children of Athena through telepathy are able to alter the moods of a person or group of people for a short time. They are able to make an ally calmer and more courageous or an opponent panicked or depressed. Once a target has suffered from this power, they become resistant to it for a moderate amount of time.
Children of Athena can curse an opponent, temporarily ruining their ability to formulate battle strategies for a short time. With this curse, the target would only think up rather silly and quite awful strategies. This gives the user a chance to attack or flee. Ex: The target would fake a heart attack and fall back on the ground, thinking the user would believe it and give up on the fight
Children of Athena are normally very intelligent, wise and clever. Able to easily excel in school.
Children of Athena tend to be very adept at weaving, pottery and other crafts.
Children of Athena typically have the potential to become great soldiers, agents or generals. Able to perform remarkable feats within the Military.
Children of Athena can grow up to make great scholars, teachers, professors and scientists
Skills & Weapons
Twin Celestial Bronze Swords or bow and arrow disguised as a book necklace