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Phobos

Phobos - bio
NAME:
Phobos
SPECIES:
Human
GENDER:
Male
HEIGHT:
1.80 m
WEIGHT:
83 kg

An experienced veteran, he led the invasion of the demon-haunted tunnels of Phobos. There, he was betrayed by superiors who thought they could learn more from watching him die than by studying his reports.

A courageous, determined soldier, used to command, Phobos has got that "officer and a gentleman" esprit. Unfortunately, his last mission taught him about betrayal and sabotage. He trusts no one and nothing except his training. He was trained very well...

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Entering a gameExiting a gameLevel startLevel endLevel end: victoryLevel end: defeatHit when talkingHit by an attack (no death)Hitting an opponent (no kill)Death by telefragDeath by falling damageDeath by lavaDeath by slimeDeath by drowningDeath by splash damage/crateringDeath by gauntletDeath by railgunDeath by BFGDeath insultsDeath praiseKilling with railgunKilling with gauntletKilling with telefragAnother player kills selfKill insultsKill praiseRandom insultsRandom misc

Entering a game

"Make it challenging!"
"There are no guns in Heaven, so this must Hell again."
[random quote: hello6]
"Time to face your deepest fears, [random enemy]. Have you got it in you?"
"Let's give the alien bastards a show they won't soon forget."

Exiting a game

"Good hunting ... I'm finding [map name] a little slow."
[random quote: goodbye5]
"Does it always have to be [map name]? I'm off to find a better battle!"

Level start

"Another group of fresh recruits ... although I prefer to call them 'targets.'"
"Let the operation commence!"
"Battle stations!"
"Prepare to repel the enemy!"
"Once more into the breach!"
[random quote: level_start0]

Level end

"Finally it starts to get interesting."
"Betrayed into the hands of fiends again."
"Unacceptable! I will not let my superiors down!"
"If [random enemy] would have stayed out of my way, the battle would have turned!"
"It could be worse. Look at [loser], for example."
[random quote: level_end2]

Level end: victory

"A true leader will always finish first!"
"A Marine finds a way! Don't whine, don't complain, just find a way!"
"Careful planning and good execution are the keys to victory."
"I win ... and no one is surprised."
"Pfah! I think I still have [loser]'s entrails on me!"
"Bag them and tag them!"
[random quote: level_end_victory4]

Level end: defeat

"One promise: this is not going to happen again."
"I do what I do to preserve the human way of life. Do not question me."
"I no longer trust [winner] to fight fairly."
"This was not an acceptable outcome to this mission."
[random quote: level_end_lose0]
[random quote: level_end4]
"You're going to die horribly, [winner]! Your slimy tactics insult us all!"

Hit when talking

"How unfortunate that toads like [enemy] are allowed in here."
"I told you to put your safety on! Report for administrative punishment!"
"Inhuman scum!"
"Traitor!"
"Such treachery will not go unpunished!"

Hit by an attack (no death)

"That pin-prick is not going stop me from dominating [map name]."
"Well done, [enemy]. Your skills are indeed worthy. Shall we duel?"
"Typical attack of the under-educated opponent!"
[random quote: praise]

Hitting an opponent (no kill)

"Bravo, [enemy]! You make a superior practice target."
"Bah, it is merely a flesh wound. Stand up and start running!"
"Okay, [enemy], I will accept your unconditional surrender."
"The chase! Ah, the thrill of the chase!"
[random quote: taunt3]
"Drop the [weapon] and step away from the wall!"
[random quote: taunt5]

Death by telefrag

"Quite a concept ... being everywhere at once!"
"I am indeed 'a real nowhere man.'"
"Sharing the same space with Crash would be a treat."
"Sharing the same space with [female character] would be a treat."
[random quote: death_telefragged0]
[random quote: death_telefragged1]

Death by falling damage

"I did better in jump school."
"That cursed ledge needs a safety rail."

Death by lava

"Sprinkle my ashes among those of my fellow officers."
[random quote: death_lava0]

Death by slime

"It's so hard to tell the difference between real slime and the aliens."
"Argh! Bioweapons!"
[random quote: death_slime0]

Death by drowning

"I bet I can hold my breath longer than you."
"It's a good thing my battle armor is waterproof."
"This is not what you think ... it just makes it easier to do push-ups."

Death by splash damage/cratering

"Pay attention soldier; a classic example of what not to do!"
[random quote: death_suicide1]

Death by gauntlet

"My gloves will come off if you wish to make war like this!"
[random quote: death_gauntlet2]
"Is that the same [weapon] that you were picking your nose with, [enemy]?"

Death by railgun

"I must talk with HQ about these 'improved' bullet-proof jackets."
[random quote: death_rail2]
"[Weapon] is the perfect weapon for cowards like [enemy]."

Death by BFG

"So this is the light at the end of the tunnel everyone talks about."
[random quote: death_bfg0]
"I think this passes the weapon effectiveness evaluation."

Death insults

"Blast! Allowing you to kill me [enemy] is an insult to this uniform."
"Bah. I'll wager you can't repeat that accident."
"Coward. Look me in the eye next time if you dare."
[random quote: death_insult4]

Death praise

"Congratulations, [enemy], I am victim to your victor."
"With you in my squad, we could take on the rest of these [fighter]s."
"I salute you for a shot well placed, [enemy]."
[random quote: d_praise2]

Killing with railgun

"Rule #1, 'Avoid big bullets.'"
"Rule #2, 'It is better to give than receive.'"
"Rule #3, 'Don't let your lame, pansy, camping butt get anywhere in range of my return fire.'"
[random quote: kill_rail1]

Killing with gauntlet

"I guess [enemy] is too fragile to handle a real punch."
"Where I come from, we call that a 'glass jaw,' [enemy]."
[random quote: kill_gauntlet2]

Killing with telefrag

"I love the smell of toasted carcass in the morning!"
[random quote: telefragged0]
"This is a new weapon, I think. I'm going to have to try it again."
[random quote: telefragged1]
[random quote: telefragged7]

Another player kills self

"You have a very unusual technique, [enemy]. Is this to confuse your enemies?"
"Three words, [enemy]. 'Be more careful.'"
"Keep your distance, [enemy]. I won't get caught hanging around with anyone that stupid."

Kill insults

"I do not hold your inferiority against you, [enemy]."
"Evolution predicted your extinction long ago, [enemy]."
"'Kidnapped by Demonic Aliens' is a poor excuse for lack of skill, [enemy]."
[random quote: kill_insult0]
[random quote: kill_insult15]
[random quote: kill_insult9]

Kill praise

"My heart aches when such a worthy adversary must perish."
"Touche'! Be proud, [enemy], you died bravely."
[random quote: praise4]

Random insults

"Run freaks! Run while you still can!"
"Let me throw out a new word to [enemy]. 'Tactics.'"
"Is [enemy] trying to give us the impression that by firing continuously one may hit something?"
"Your fear of death will be your downfall, [enemy]."
"Stupidity is not to be confused with bravery."
"Wearing 'Eau de Cat Box' again, [enemy]? At least I can smell you coming."
[random quote: misc11]
"[Random enemy], please tell me why you seem to enjoy dying so often?"
"Apparently [enemy] has camped the [map name] before."

Random misc

"This is all so terribly real."
"My spirit is indomitable. I will persevere and survive this."
"What in the universe did you do to earn this billet, [enemy]?"
[random quote: misc0]
"[Enemy], you grab the [random weapon] and I'll grab the [random weapon]. We'll own this place!"