Expression Sheet: Kalde Expressions
Body Reference Sheet: Kalde Body Ref
This is Kalde's default ref.
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(here are all of his outfit concepts: coraleana.deviantart.com/art/C… )
Name: Kalde Nemaira
Nickname(s): Casanova, bro, Kal, (some people, especially the military, they call him by his last name; Nemaira)
Age: 80 (looks 30, Agarthi live very long lives)
Birthday: Kamia 21st, 2935
Height: 1.95 m
Weight: 99 kg
Current Residence: Agartha
Family: Akidah Nemaira (sister), Dahka Nemaira (brother, deceased), Kaldakh Nemaira (father), Ardah Nemaira-Maidah (mother)
Friends: Coraleana, Leilani
Love Interest: Leilani
Relationship Status: single
Class: Dragadin Knight
Weapon: (a huge) Greatsword
Occupation: Knight, until he got fired
Likes: women, drinking, working out, flirting, relaxing, maintaining and polishing his sword, teasing people, cooking
Hates: serious relationships, the cold/snow, being interrupted while flirting, being told what to do
Favorite color: blue
Favorite place(s): Orinda's Fire (Agarthean tavern), Dragadin's Lair (Agarthean pub)
Motto: I can do anything!
Wish: to enjoy life
Personality & Background: He's quite the ladies man, and tries to charm every woman he sees, much to the annoyance of his sister. However, he never gets into serious relationships, and gently turns woman down if they show more than just a casual attraction. He doesn't mind one night stands, but don't expect more than that.
Kalde doesn't trust woman enough to get serious with them. At some point he met the woman of his dreams. One day he build up the courage to propose to her, she laughed hard and told him that while it was fun being with him, that was all. She also told him she'd been with someone else as well for a long time now and if she had to choose she'd rather stay with the other guy, then she left, leaving a heartbroken Kalde in total shock. This hurt him pretty badly and ended up changing him. He closed himself off, never shared his true feelings with anyone again. He was always a bit flirty, but that escalated a lot. He didn't trust woman anymore, but still craved their company, so this seemed ideal. Kalde has always been cheerful as well, but now he started using it more as a mask, pretending everything was just fine. The people around him didn't even notice the change, besides Akidah, she did notice but didn't know why. When she asked him he pretended not to know what she meant while smiling broadly.
Nobody knows this about him, and Kalde is determined to keep it secret. However, one day he meets an Atlantean girl, Coraleana. He hits on her and she does not want anything to do with him. This confuses him, he's never really met a woman who reacted this way to him. When asked why she answered she doesn't like sex obsessed pervs. It made Kalde think, he never realized that's how people might see him, and he didn't like it, because deep down that's not who he is. There was something about that Atlantean girl and for some reason he decided to confide in her and told her about the girl of his dreams and what it did to him. Coraleana is the only one now who knows, she in turn confided in him about Marcus. They became close and Coraleana became the first real friend Kalde ever had and he became a sort of big brother to her, which made his sister rather jealous...
When Kalde was young he and his younger brother Dahka were playing somewhere they weren't supposed to and got attacked by a vicious animal (no name, still needs to be created!) Kalde tried to defend his brother, enduring quite a beating, which is how he got the scars on his back. Sadly his brother got killed and if it wasn't for (another creature which still needs to be created!) he would have died too. The friendly creature saved his life and made the bad one flee. Kalde thanked it and petted it to show his gratitude. Kalde's father and some knights came to look for them and thought the friendly creature was the one who attacked his sons (it looks more vicious than it is). So he ordered the knights to kill it. Kalde desperately tried to make them understand that this creature didn't hurt them, that it saved him. But despite Kalde's cries to not do it they cut it's head off right in front of him.
The loss of his brother is what made him become a knight, so he could become strong, and would never fail again to protect someone precious to him. The death of the friendly creature made him lose trust in people.
Because of that and what his dream lady did to him he never trusts people enough to become friends, or rely on anyone else. (with the exception of Coraleana and his sister) Despite this he's still very sociable and talkative. He doesn't mind being the center of attention. He's also very energetic, spontaneous, active and impulsive. He likes to act instead of making a plan first.
As a knight he prefers to do things alone, feeling he can do it better that way and no one will be able to get in the way, which annoys his superiors greatly. At some point Kalde pushed it too far and got kicked out. He took this opportunity to travel the world, which is how he met Coraleana.
Kalde is very messy, his room looks like a bomb went off and he hates organizing or having to plan things out in advance. Surprisingly he is a very good cook, and loves doing it.
Kalde also has a little secret he doesn't want anyone to know. As tough and cool as he seems, he totally adores cute little animals and children. He's also very good with both of them. Despite this however, he doesn't want children of his own, he feels he just wouldn't be a good enough father.
Later he meets a Nyna called Leilani. They're very similar and seem to enjoy each other's company. He realizes he actually might be falling in love with her, which does scare him...
- Hey there sheka, what's up?
- Ga sha ardash!
- Relax daga
- Never start something you can't finish! (mostly used before a battle)
(Kalde loves to use Agarthean words while still speaking in English.
'sheka' means 'honey, sweetie, baby'
'artra' is an Agarthean swear word
'Ga sha ardash!' means something like 'wow!', 'oh my god!' or 'you can say that again!'
'daga' means friend, buddie)
(there are three levels of magic. One being the weakest and the third being the strongest)
(magic)1. Embers (level 1; does low damage to all enemies), Fiery Flame (level 2; deals fire damage to one enemy), Magma Explosion (level 3; does high fire damage to all enemies)
2. Aerial Jump (high jump, to avoid attacks, or can be combined with Dive Slash)
3. Thunder Sword (has lightning effect)
4. Dragadin Dash (high speed dash forward followed by a horizontal slash)
5. Dragadin Roar (decreases the defense of enemies)
6. Burn Sword (has fire effect, some 'quick' sword slashes (as quick as it can be with a huge heavy sword))
7. Lightning Trust (has lighting effect, trusts sword forward, trying to pierce enemy)
8. Sky Jump (2x as high as Aerial Jump, can avoid more attacks, 2x as powerful when combined with Dive Slash)
9. Dive Slash (used after Aerial or Sky Jump)
10. Dragadin Rush (series of 10 'fast' sword slashes)
Special attack; Soaring Dragadinflame (high jump backwards, fast diagonally towards enemy, fire in dragadin (dragon like creature native to Agartha) like form surrounding Kalde, piercing enemy)
Kalde Nemaira & Art (c) Ingrid Timmermans A.K.A. Coraleana.
What a bitch that broke his heart, she could have had more tact then that.
He'll find the right one eventually though, even though it would probably not be Coral…the poor baby.
But he's got himself a surrogate sister.
Very nice job on his outfit, looking forward to more interesting outfits for him.
Yeah, he'll be fine. No he's not Coral's type, or vice versa. X3 He new love could just be Leilani though.. (that also makes for an interesting child if they had one! XDD good thing Kalde doesn't want to have any)
Not sure he has many. Of course that all depends on a person's taste. X3
Children, aren't for everyone, I know I don't want any.
I think I'd have a nervous break down if I had a child.
I do not like children very much. I don't like the screaming and shrieking that children do.
And I know that my high functional autism is to blame for that.
Well he could I mean you said Coral has a spacesuit, I can't imagine that she has a interest in going into space. XD
I don't want any myself either. Which may be weird to some since I do have a diploma in child care. X3 I just know I can't be the mom they need and deserve.
But that's just for the specials, they're supposed to be more.. unique, different, whatever. X3
That is a little unsual, sis.
Okay, so he's gonna have specials too?
Love his outfit and its so nice to get a little story to him too
Thanks. I feel like all my chars need a little bit of background, so people know who they are more and understand their personalities better.
Im pretty sure Constence find him usefull for her schemes and enjoy his company.
I would do the same, Might will one day hehe. I am just not a good writer and I cant explain myself very well
how I feel about the characters.
I know the feeling, I'm not good at it too. You know what helps a lot? Looking at anime or game wikias (not the normal wikipedia). Like the big series have their own wikia pages, and very often each main character has a whole description about their personality and their backstory. It really helps. I'll show you one as an example; finalfantasy.wikia.com/wiki/Cl… (just type in "final fantasy wikia" (or whatever series you want to look at) into google and you'll get the link to that series wikia)
I adore his main outfit! He looks so amazing here~! His abilities sound amazing too. o.o I also love how the word 'sheka' rolls right off the tongue. Very lovely catchphrases he has. x3
Thanks. I loved coming up with the Agarthean words. I got the idea from a book I tried to read, where this character would use words from a different language, and just by the way he used them you could instantly know what they meant. So I wanted to do that for Kalde, and it's a nice way to pretend there's another language without having to make a full one. I have a few more than the ones you see here, but sadly since I won't be writing it those words will never be used..
I do love that idea. xD Making a language that has bits and pieces, and you don't have to write it all out. Oh really? Well, ideas and subjects do change, do they not? I know I hated remodeling a lot of my original ideas, but eh. Stuff happened, and I had to remodel some characters completely!
I don't really mind normally. But this 'language' was especially made for the novel/story. I mean you can't use it in art. I looked forward to using it, but oh well. Same goes for the Atlantean one.. and I spend so much time on it. x.x