The Saga of the Bjornings
the doomed hero
Jay was doomed from the beginning. he was most recently known as Je Noire, or “Black” Jay because of his jet black skin. he is a Shadowed first. a race created and modified by the masters. his real name is Iason of Zelienopolis. originally he was loyal to the celestine empire and the master Imbrunos and his prophet empress Kelestia. during the rebellion of her sister Princess Illune, and her lover Ravnios, he was seduced and forced to turn against the empire. for the short period they ruled the empire he saw that what they had accomplished in the name of the ‘greater good’ was actually evil and unjust. he then turned against his masters and helped restore Kelestia to the throne all at the cost of his family and friends. he also ended up tortured at points by both Kelestia and Illune. he left the empire and went into hiding as an incognito shadow augment. however during the master war he found himself at the mercy of the crimson paths inquisition of the blasphemers, augment, first, and non humans. he managed to escape but was outlawed for his murder of several nobles and priests of the inquisition. finally he found anonymity again and laid low for several decades. he found love again in a small village outside langbay when bluto othmarson began his inquisition again. by the time the vikings arrived at his village they found jays homestead burned and his family hanging from the walls. victims of torture and execution. after langbay he decided it was time for him to seek his destiny…he disappeared his final destination unknown to all but him.