He is 31 years old, and often appears as a man with dark hair and eyes, leather jacket with a henley and jeans. Almost always has a cigarette hanging from his mouth. Seems anxious, bordering on paranoid.
Using this power allows the user to lock or unlock a door within 20 feet. When the power is used a spectral key appears in lock and disappears into smoke when the task is complete.
Exert your Mind and spend an Action to activate. Select a door, lock, or locked target within 20 feet , which is no more complex than a personal safe door or a keycard reader. Cannot be used on Alien technology.
You may lock, unlock, and/or open your target.
Due to Bill's investigative past, he has gained the supernatural ability to know when someone is lying to him. When the power is active the target makes a buzzer sound when they tell a lie. They are only effected when the response is a direct response to the question asked.
Exert your Mind and spend a minute to activate. Select a Sapient target within arm's reach. At the end of your investigation, roll Brawn + Alertness at Difficulty 6.
You learn all the following information about your target:
The quality and specificity of information gained depends on your Outcome.
Bill is an avid investigator. He has spent his career hunting the next big lead. As he has begun delving deeper into the world of the supernatural he has started to manifest abilities. He has been granted the ability to see people in the objects that have had pass interactions with. Bill just needs to hold the object and open his mind to aether. As Bill manifests his power his eyes go completely white, as if his pupils don't exist. He can learn who has interacted with the object.
Exert your Mind and spend a minute to activate. Select a target Object within arm's reach. At the end of your investigation, roll Brawn + Alertness at Difficulty 6.
You learn all the following information about your target:
When Bill uses this power, his eyes give off a subtle glow. If the target fails his mind check, the target must obey the command. The command can only be a short phrase or single word.
Exert your Mind and spend at least one Action to activate. Select a Sapient target within 20 feet. Communicate a command to your target. Roll Charisma + Influence at Difficulty 6. The target may resist by rolling Mind at Difficulty 7.
If the contested Outcome is positive, your target will be compelled to follow your command to their best understanding of the letter and spirit of the command until they have completed it or for your Outcome in minutes. You cannot issue another suggestion to the target until 10 minutes after they have completed the first command or 10 minutes after a failure.
The target is unaware that they are under supernatural influence and feel they are acting of their own free will. If you fail, they realize that you were attempting to influence them supernaturally with your command.
Your command can be an order to take an immediate Action. You cannot order a target to "do nothing," and they are free to take other Actions as they fulfill your request. Your command cannot be obviously self-endangering or self-destructive. The Effect ends if following your command would cause a target to cross one of their Limits in a way that would necessitate a Trauma roll.
Bill's pocket dimension is only visible to him. When uses it he pulls it open like a baggie and reaches inside. His arm disappears from the entrance of the hole.
Spend an Action to activate.
You may withdraw an item from your stash, or add an item that is within arm’s reach to your stash. You may store Objects in your stash, each no larger than something which could fit inside a briefcase (15 liters), and you may store up to 3 things at a time.
Reading a spell from the Book of Set allows Bill to raise the recently deceased. This zombie is under his control for the next hour. The animated corpse has all the abilities that it had in life.
Expend a point of Battery and spend an Action to activate. Select a Dead target within arm's reach that has died within the last month.
Your target rises as an Animate being. The raised creature is totally mindless, with no memory of its past life or hint of its old personality. They can communicate as they would have been able to in life. They will follow any command you speak.
The creature lasts for one hour or until it dies again. It is revived at full health. Any Injuries it had in life are not accounted for when determining its penalties or progression towards re-death, though they may affect its ability to perform certain actions at GM's discretion.
Raised creatures have their Abilities set to the same that they were in life. Their Charisma and Intellect are set to 1, but their Dexterity, Brawn and Perception are the same as they had in life. A raised creature cannot use any Effects.
The Book of Set grants Bill the ability to heal wounds quickly while he possesses the book.
You gain the following benefits as long as you are wearing this Artifact.
Any Injury you receive heals quickly, reducing its Severity by one level each day, starting once it becomes stabilized. Battle Scars caused by your Injuries will remain. Any Injuries you receive stabilize automatically and do not deteriorate further.
Bill is able to use the Book of Set's connection with Death to inflict mental anguish on his opponents.
Expend a point of Battery and spend an Action to activate. Select a Sapient target within 20 feet. Affected targets may resist by rolling Mind at Difficulty 8 with a -3 dice penalty. If they are incapacitated or unconscious, they fail automatically.
If they fail, your target will take 1 point of Mind damage and gain a new Trauma selected by the GM. This trauma may be removed by Effects or mundane therapy as per normal rules. Affected targets are aware that they are being attacked and can generally tell who did it.
Track your current equipment here. You may start with anything your Contractor would reasonably have access to.