Ash Ketchum- Character Biography

Infinity Gaming 2.0 - Character Biography

The following is a private out-of-character biography. Information contained within this biography is NOT permitted for in-character use.
Minimum words are recommendations as a lack of depth will result in further information being requested, etc.

Character Information

Full Name: What is your character’s full name, including any nicknames or aliases?

  • Ash Ketchum

Date Of Birth (DD/MM/YYYY)

  • 22/05/1986

Country Of Birth (If outside of Australia or the state of San Andreas, please specify citizenship status & date of citizenship to Australia and the state of San Andreas.)

  • Pallet Town in Kanto region, with a permanent citizenship in both the Kanto region (since birth due to parents) and San Andreas (in 1996 when Ash started is journey to explore the world).

Family Tree, Heritage & Genealogy: Does your character have any family members or close relatives? If so, who are they, and what is the nature of their relationships? (Note: Any names not included within this biography unless later approved by the Federal Government will not legally be considered family members in a legal procedures, practices, etc.) (Min: 25 words per person)

  • Mother is Delia Ketchum. She is a very loving and respectful mother, allowing Ash to chase his dream despite his young age. She resides within Pallet Town, while Ash explores San Andreas. Due to her running the only restaurant in Pallet Town, she is not able to go with Ash. As a result, she often calls Ash, questioning about his journey, and would occasionally send letters and packages to him whenever she has time.

  • Father of Ash is unknown, supposedly have passed away or went on his own journey. This is implied as Delia once mentioned that Ash’s father would be very proud of him. Since Ash’s father left the family early on in his life, he knows nothing about him, thus has no passion to seek for his lost father, but instead, to focus on his long journey ahead.

Education, Experience & Employment: What is your character’s level of education? Did they attend college, vocational school, or have any specialized training? What does your character do for a living? Are they employed or self-employed, and in what industry or profession? (Ensure you state all degrees, certifications, experience, current/previous employment information, etc.) (Min: 75 words)

  • Ash attended primary school, however dropped out after leaving Pallet Town at an early age to pursue his journey. As he explores the world, he does not have time to attend college or vocational school. But along his journey, his survival skills improve over time, allowing him to camp out in the wilderness when needed. Ash is unemployed as he is exploring the world, but to earn money, he finds many different ways to obtain money to further continue his career. For example, when he was in Japan, he would become a fisherman and sell the fish he catches to the market, and when he was in Australia, he would become a farmer, and help people out. However, as he enters San Andreas, he realises all past jobs he has done will not earn him enough money. Therefore, he delves into the life of crime and begins to learn the basics behind it, building his knowledge overtime. As time continues he is fully immersed into the crime life and forgets about his journey that he had started when he was 10. Ignoring all phone calls from his worried mum and other relatives, he loses contact with close ones and sets off into his second journey as a criminal.

Personality: Describe your character’s personality traits, both positive and negative. What are their strengths and weaknesses?

  • Once a happy and loving person, he becomes self-centred, but remorseful, and quiet, learning everything there is in the life of crime. He is able to manage his own weight and things to come. As he gets stuck in a rabbit whole in his crime journey, he would occasionally forget to eat, and as a result, pass out quite often. He learns how to drive and becomes a decent driver, and due to the various experiences he has over his journey, he is able to hack and decipher puzzles.

Hobbies and Interests: What does your character enjoy doing in their free time? Any specific hobbies, interests, or passions? (Min: 50 words)

  • Ash loves exploring, spending his free time looking around San Andreas in hopes to increase his connections within the crime life. He doesn’t have many hobbies, however, likes to drive around here and there, and of course making money. He also started to enjoy hunting when he entered San Andreas, but does not like waiting for animals to come by. He enjoys obtaining guns, however, is not very keen on wars or any fights involving guns.

Goals and Ambitions: What are your character’s long-term goals and ambitions in the city? What do they hope to achieve? (Min: 75 words)

  • Ash aims to become a millionaire through the life of crime, trying to build up his networks of connections. He will do whatever it takes, from hacking and robbing any banks in the city, to drug dealing on the streets, while trying to keep his record relatively clean. Whilst focused on his drug life, he also wants to have fun in the city.

Friends and Allies: Who are your character’s friends or allies in the city? Are there any specific groups or factions they are affiliated with? (Min: 25 words per person/group if applicable)

  • Ash is a solo in the city. He enjoys his own company, and due to his self-centred behaviour, he does not want others knowing what he has learnt. However, as he spends more time throughout the city, he realises he needs friends and as a result, are in seek of some.

Enemies and Rivals: Does your character have any enemies or rivals, and what is the source of their conflicts? (Min: 50 words per person or group if applicable)

  • Ash has no rivals or enemies. He’d rather be neutral with everyone and not be involved in any drama

Criminal Record: Has your character been involved in any criminal activities in the past? If so, what kind of activities have they been involved in? (Min: 50 words if applicable)

  • So far, Ash has been quiet and lowkey in the streets, therefore his records are clean at the moment

Personal Beliefs: What are your character’s personal beliefs, values, morals and ethics? Are they religious or politically inclined? (Min: 50 words)

  • He believes that the life of criminal is the way. He has forgotten his primary journey that he had set out on when he was 10. As he further immerses himself into the criminal scene, he realises that is where the big money are made. Ash is open-minded and will not side with anyone. He also believes that shooting is not the way to resolve things, however will point a gun at people in order to show dominance.

Relationships: Is your character in a romantic relationship or involved with anyone romantically? If so, who is their partner, and how did they meet? (Min: 50 words if applicable)

  • He is single, and has no interest in love life.

Physical Description: Describe your character’s physical appearance, including height, weight, hair colour, eye colour, and distinctive features. (Min: 50 words)

  • Ash is Asian and is about 180cm tall, weighing around 80kg. He has black hair with grey/blue eyes, which is his most distinctive feature. He also has tattoos throughout his body (arms, leg, chest, back, neck).

Backstory: Provide a detailed backstory of your character, including any significant life events, turning points, or experiences that have shaped who they are. (Min: 100 words)

  • Ash Ketchum was born in Pallet Town in the Kanto Region. At the age of 10, his mother, Delia Ketchum, allowed Ash to set on his first every journey, to explore the world. At the beginning of the journey, Ash thought it would be a fun, easy and relaxing experience, however as he explores different countries around the world, he realises it was the opposite. He needed to make money in order to afford for his journey, such as food and other needs. His most memorable experiences to obtain money was becoming a fisherman in Japan and farming in Australia. As Ash sets into his next country, San Andreas, he realises the economy there is expensive and inflated. He would try out hunting, however was not patient enough to wait for animals to appear. He spent all his money that he obtained from hunting and other smaller activities to feed himself and buy himself a car to travel around San Andreas. He would later stumble across criminal activity, and that sparked his interest in the criminal life. He would research for hours and studying the ways of criminals, realising that the life of crime is the way to go to obtain huge amounts of money. As he becomes more immersed in criminal activities, he forgets about his journey that he had set out for, and would not answer any phone calls from his mum and close relatives. As a result, he would eventually lose all contact and forget about them. As Ash think he has studied enough to go out to the streets and undertake the criminal life, he prepares himself for his first criminal experience.

Current Situation: What is your character’s current situation within the state of San Andreas? Are they new to the state, or have they been there for a while? (Min: 50 words)

  • Ash feels like he has done enough studying to know how the underworld works. He believes he is able to commit crimes and get away from cops. Ash goes exploring San Andreas to build up his network connections and find places where he is able to drug deal and other illegal activities. He is fully committed and knows there is no turning back once he begins.

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