|Full Name:||Rei Hazuki|
|Weight:||59kg (130 lbs.)|
|Hair Color:||Dark red|
|Date of Birth:||November 5|
|Hobbies:||Anything; he has diverse interests|
|Favorite Food:||Chicken katsu|
|Likes:||Philosophy, giant robot anime, naps|
|Dislikes:||Mean people, insomnia|
|Voice Actor:||Suzukaze Mayo (JP, Kenshin in 'Rurouni Kenshin')|
|Theme Song:||Saori Hayami -- "Tear of Will"|
"Knowledge comes by hanging on; wisdom comes through letting go."
One of a handful of survivors of a now-gone history, resurrected in his current body only through a strange technicality during the last Mortal Kombat tournament, in most conventional senses Frei Renard -- now "Rei Hazuki" -- shouldn't even exist. His life since his rebirth has been, and continues to be, a journey to find meaning and purpose in this second chance. A fledgling xian taking his first steps into that sphere of understanding, he has made a deliberate attempt to cast off his old life and embrace the unknowns of this new one. A good-natured and philosophical do-gooder, though eccentric by modern standards. Qigong and chi manipulation come easily to him and form the cornerstone of his personal fighting style, which brings together a patchwork of kung fu styles with manifestations of elemental chi.
|Signature Move:||Kourengen -- ENERGY|
|Signature Ability:||JUST_DEFENDED -- FORTIFY|
Frei is a refugee from a previous, alternate timeline where the world ended, something he shares with a handful of other individuals. This means he has knowledge of things that might otherwise not be public, but that knowledge isn't actually about *this* world; it's about the other one, and thus might not be fully accurate here.
[ IC Info ]
The name "Frei Renard" is effectively unknown in the world, among fighters or otherwise. However, after Mortal Kombat, a person named 'Rei Hazuki' suddenly stepped into the public eye. Ostensibly, he is the half-Irish cousin of Hazuki Heavy Industries CEO/heiress Aya Hazuki, more or less ignored by his family because of his foreign ancestry. Because it's a Hazuki Industries-funded project, he serves as the effective chief of operations of the Southtown Young Fighters Initiative, where he can be found on most normal days. Of course, if his life here is anything like his old life, 'normal days' will be few and far between.
Recent Logs[NFG Season One] Moment of Silence - Fulfilling the promise he made before, Rei Hazuki pulls Junko into some individual training to address a few of the... issues noted in their first meeting. What results is unexpected for both master and student; Rei offers some advice for Junko, but it's advice with heavy caveats, and no promises of success. The question now remains: can, or will, Junko take the necessary steps? - Log created on 14:54:48 09/17/2023 by Frei, and last modified on 20:00:44 09/18/2023. Cast: Frei and Junko.
[World Warrior 2023] R1: Frei vs Daniel - Rei and Daniel face off at Le Petit Chien in Southtown for the World Warrior tournament, combining the elegant act of fighting with brutal no-holds-barred philosophical discussions on some of the heaviest subjects imaginable. Such as Anne Rice, Baptists, and Zooters. - Log created on 10:46:14 09/05/2023 by Daniel, and last modified on 12:51:25 09/12/2023. Cast: Frei and Daniel.
[NFG Season One] Lapis and Carnelian - Team Thunder is many familiar faces, and a couple new ones. One of said new faces is a sponsor, Rei Hazuki, who blanket-invites the team for... well, ice cream, going by the text he sent. Ichika and Junko are free to find out what it was he actually wanted from them; what their erstwhile mentor gets is a very distinctive look into Ichika's growth and Junko's psyche. - Log created on 12:36:27 09/03/2023 by Frei, and last modified on 21:56:24 09/05/2023. Cast: Frei, Ichika, and Junko.
Clarity of Purpose - "Lives of great men all remind us we can make our lives sublime / and, departing, leave behind us footprints on the sands of time. / Footprints that perhaps another, sailing o'er life's solemn main, / a forlorn and shipwrecked brother, seeing, shall take heart again. / Let us, then, be up and doing, with a heart for any fate; / still achieving, still pursuing, learn to labor and to wait." -- Longfellow, "A Psalm of Life" - Log created on 20:13:45 07/08/2023 by Frei, and last modified on 02:38:39 08/10/2023. Cast: Frei and Nakoruru.
The Mission San Juan Capistrano Mission - A blog post from two years ago has landed itself in the middle of a social media discussion, and the author's identity is cloaked in mystery -- to those without connections, at least! A personal question leads Minal Panesh to enlist the aid of renowned chi scholar Rei Hazuki. - Log created on 22:30:51 06/24/2023 by Mint, and last modified on 10:13:51 06/25/2023. Cast: Frei and Mint.
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