Background[edit | edit source]
The CorSec criminal report for Kaliyo Djannis contains a pixelated holoimage showing a top Exchange gangster with his arm draped affectionately around a tiny Rattataki woman. In one hand, the woman is triumphantly hoisting an assault rifle; with the other, she's lifting a wine bottle to her associate's lips.
The image is labeled "Kaliyo Djannis and Vanus Cruor--First Meeting."
Thanks to contradictory accounts, Kaliyo's personal history is murky at best. For at least a decade, she's worked as a freelance enforcer and assassin for a half-dozen criminal syndicates, served time in prison, and kept close ties to a violent anarchist cell. Whether she's genuinely political or just in it for the thrills, nobody seems to know. Only when firepower fails Kaliyo does she fall back on her charm—and the underworld does seem to find her dangerously charming. Jilted associates describe her as manipulative, while other colleagues remain infatuated long after her departure. Regardless, anyone working with or against Kaliyo should be extremely cautious—no one walks away from the Rattataki unscathed.
Notes[edit | edit source]
Homeworld: Rattatak (presumed)
Known Associates: Anspi'shel, Nohn Veyaiko, The Wheezer
Height: 1.5 meters
Likes/Dislikes[edit | edit source]
- Likes: Disrespecting authority, casual violence, anarchy for the fun of it
- Dislikes: Self-sacrifice for the greater good, sincerity, obedience, patriotic spirit and being taken advantage of
Gifts[edit | edit source]
Kaliyo prefers Weapons.
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Abilities[edit | edit source]
Guard Stance: Enters a guard stance, increasing threat generation by 100% and shield chance by 20%.
Distract: Distracts the target, forcing it to attack the companion for 6 seconds.
Charged Shot: A powerful shot that deals x to x weapon damage.
Defensive Blast: Kaliyo unleashes a scattergun attack that deals x to x kinetic damage and increases her armor rating by 20% for 15 seconds. This ability generates a high amount of threat.
Frag Grenade: Hurls a frag grenade that deals x to x kinetic damage to up to 3 targets.
EMP Blast: Discharges an EMP blast that deals x energy damage to up to 5 targets in an 8-meter radius and weakens them, reducing the damage they deal by 5% for 6 seconds. This ability generates a very high amount of threat.
Storm: Kaliyo storms the target with a hidden knife, leaping to the target and immobilizing them for 2 seconds.
Flaregun: Draws in the attention of all enemies within 15 meters, forcing them to attack the companion for 6 seconds.
Deploy Shields: Reduces all damage taken by 25% for 12 seconds.
Behind the scenes[edit | edit source]
Kaliyo is voiced by actress Tasia Valenza.
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