Spring-Heeled Jack is a mysterious creature existing in the Chronicles of Darkness. He features in .
Spring-Heeled Jack comes from Victorian era folklore, and descriptions of him vary from being demonic in appearance to merely a gentleman of the age. One of the universal traits for Jack, despite his appearance, is his ability to leap high into the air, jumping from the ground to rooftops effortlessly. Along with this, Jack was almost universally known to antagonize men and try to molest women. In regards to the latter, Jack's methods vary; it might be as harmless as attempting to solicit a kiss from a woman, or as violent as sexual assault.
In the Chronicles of Darkness, Spring-Heeled Jack is essentially the same as his real-life folklore counterpart, with his jumping ability and penchant for troubling people being core to his character. The exception is that Jack's origins are left open to Storyteller interpretation, due to his enigmatic persona.
Essentially, Spring-Heeled Jack can be any of the supernatural races that live in the World of Darkness, or something else all together. For instance, Jack could be a Changeling that's been irritating the populace since the 1700's, or a new form of Promethean that was recently unleashed upon the world, or even a very confused vampire or werewolf.
Character Sheet Edit
Mental: Intelligence 2, Wits 3, Resolve 2
Physical: Strength 5, Dexterity 3, Stamina 4
Social: Presence 3, Manipulation 1, Composure 2
Skills: Academics 1, Investigation (Stalking People) 2, Occult 1, Athletics (Jumping) 5, Brawl (Claws) 3, Larceny 2, Stealth 2, Expression 1, Intimidation 4, Streetwise 2
Merits: Danger Sense 1, Fast Reflexes 1, Fleet of Foot 3
Initiative Mod: 4
Supernatural Powers: Dread Claws, Fire-Breathing, Mighty Leap