A/N: Hey, folks! We weren't gonna release this until after The Other Side was done, but due to the extensive delays, we've moved it up to today to keep with our New Year's promises. Here is the Plot and Cast page for Arcanum Heroes. Like with UR, more cast will be added as the fic goes on. Enjoy!
Universal Runners: Arcanum Heroes
Plot: He's 11 years old, he's 50 years old. He's a kid detective, he's a Pokemon Professor. He's adventurous and witty, while he's intelligent and poetic. But what do they have in common? They are actually the same person!
Join Professor Oak aka Blake Nova and the Knights Detective Agency on cases weird or baffling cases in the new Arcanum worlds along with your favorite characters and shows as they not only solve cases connected to their big future adventures, but also try to balance their normal lives with some wacky misadventures outside the cases.
Main Characters (Knights Detective Agency)
Blake Nova - The leader and head founder of the Knights Detective Agency, the world-famous Black Detective, and alter ego of Professor Oak. He is active, mischievous, and witty. He can also focused and determined when it comes to his cases and his friends' safety, especially that of his longtime friend and partner, Whitney. As a Shadow Twilight and Cyber Soul, he has many extraordinary powers, often which he uses to solve cases, capture criminals, and fight supervillains and dark forces.
Whitney Chandler - Co-leader, one of the co-founders of the KDA and the alter-ego of Delia Ketchum. She is tough and determined when it comes to cases, as well as smart, active, and independent and has no tolerance of bullying. She, like Blake is a Twilight, and has fire-like abilities (gained from a legendary Pokémon case) and wields them, plus a staff and spear in battle with her enemies.
Jyothi "Jo" Misra - KDA detective and co-founder with Blake and Whitney. Originally a member of the Famous 5 thanks to her mother George Kirrin, she and her cousins, Allie, Max, and Dylan, and the dog Timmy, helped solve a case with the two and then gave them the idea to found the agency with them. She still keeps her tough and tomboyish nature even to this day.
Dylan Kirrin - KDA detective and co-founder with Blake and Whitney, and also originally member of the Famous 5, courtesy of his father Dick. After solving a case with Blake and Whitney, they all founded the KDA together. He keeps his love of gadgets and dream of being a wealthy entrepreneur and is one of the most intelligent of the detectives.
Max Kirrin - KDA detective and co-founder with Blake and Whitney, and also originally member of the Famous 5, thank to his father Julian. After solving a case with Blake and Whitney, they all founded the KDA together. He retains his love of sports and is one of the most athletic of the detectives.
Allie Campbell - KDA detective and co-founder with Blake and Whitney, and also originally member of the Famous 5, thank to her mother, Anne. After solving a case with Blake and Whitney, they all founded the KDA together. She retains her love of fashion and shopping, but still has a keen eye for mystery and adventure.
Jacqueline "Jaqi" Layami - A KDA Info Detective and counterpart of UR Runner Jordan Waters. Like Jordan, she is obsessed with cartoons, animes, and video games and tends to get angry upon insulting her or her favorites. She also shares Jordan's skills in swordfighting and wushu, and possesses a high amount of magic power too. As an Info Detective, her job is to gather information while fighting enemies with her special sword and also aiding KDA in solving cases. She has a close relationship with Blake, often looking to him as a brother-like figure.
Blair Wexler - A KDA detective, and one of the first two Pokémon Trainers to become one. Fierce, fiery and determined, he always aims to push the boundaries to accomplish his goals, no matter what. He carries a close bond with all Pokémon, especially his own, bringing them everywhere he goes, and using them as his only battling abilities, which serves as both a strength and weakness. He also carries many items that come in handy to help his Pokémon and friends.
Nate Bennett - A KDA detective, and one of the first two Pokémon Trainer to become one. Partners and best friends with Blair, the two share the same strong bond with all Pokémon, and like his partner, he also carries many items that help his Pokémon and friends. Unlike Blair, he's more laid back due to his original reluctance being a trainer, but still has a determined spirit to never give up.
Xavier Zanna - One of two new recruits to the KDA from Kalos, who joined after meeting the detectives in a case involving a strange phenomenon. While very adventurous, he can sometimes be impatient and temperamental, and hates having to wait for something. While he has learned some patience, he still keeps his temper. Also in addition, to his top-notch Pokémon training and battling skills, he is also trained in martial arts, which come in handy in battles against KDA's enemies.
Yvonne Acerbus - One of two new recruits to the KDA from Kalos, who joined after meeting the detectives in a case involving a strange phenomenon. A fashionista at heart, she likes to dress up in several outfits during her journeys. She can also distinguish doppelgangers from real deals by just looking at their outfits. However, she also tends to freak out and lash out at bad fashion and people who lack knowledge of popular culture. Her top-notch Pokémon training and battling skills, plus her ability to create top-notch disguises make her a valuable asset to the KDA.
Cecilia "CeCe" Jones - A KDA detective and aspiring dancer. Originally a performer with her best friend Rocky Blue on the weekly dance show Shake It Up, Chicago!, the two end up joining the KDA after lending their assistance on a case involving their world. CeCe is more intelligent and observant than before, but ultimately still maintains her fashionable, adventurous, upbeat, and somewhat ditzy personality.
Raquel "Rocky" Blue - A KDA detective and aspiring dancer. Originally a performer with her best friend CeCe Jones on the weekly dance show Shake It Up, Chicago!, the two end up joining the KDA after lending their assistance on a case involving their world. Rocky is more open to breaking rules and taking risks than before, but ultimately still maintains her intelligent, observant, level-headed, and reasonable personality.
Tony Clark (Arcanum) - An 11 year old spy from WOOHP and one of the KDA detectives. Originally one of the Travelers in Fusion, he's a close friend to a world detective that Oak met. He then became a Cyber Warrior for the Cyber Games after the Fusions disbanded and later joined Knights Detective Agency to help Blake in solving cases. He keeps the same personality as his counterpart: witty, slick, and a little cocky.
Koto - A young Spirit Komory Bat Blake owns and is also a KDA detective. He and Blake became best friends after they saved each other's lives. He has the ability to transform into a young human boy, who goes by the name, "Kotoru Tanaka". While very childish, he is also very determined due to him wanting to prove Blake he can be brave like him. He's also a chocoholic, which he often eats chocolate whenever Blake or his friends brings something chocolatey.
Veronica Larrson - The original hero from the Philippines and former leader of the defunct Traveler team, the Fusions. She keeps her status as a Dark Raver and Traveler, and serves as a mentor to both her cousin, Jaqi and the leader of KDA, Blake. She also serves as mission control to Nate, Blair, Xavier, and Yvonne's journeys.
Mark Ulysses - Ally to the KDA. A technician and part-time teacher, he is always getting yanked into the KDA's adventures and misadventures. Laid-back but intelligent, he is very adept with technology, and uses all kinds of gadgets and Rube Goldberg-esqe traps (which he often supplies to the KDA) to fight. He is also a Twilight like Blake and Whitney, and when in form, goes by the name Marcus Knight.
Rotom - One of Blake/Professor Oak's Pokemon, which he caught at Torum Island with Ash and his friends. It takes the color black instead of orange do to a KDA case involving some of its friends. Mischievous as can be, it always play pranks on everyone, especially its owner. However, it's very loyal to him, going so far to use Thunderbolt on Blake whenever he's low on electric power.
Alex - A spy from WOOHP and also one of the two best Cyber Warriors in the Cyber World. After a mysterious incident years previously, in which she, along with Jerry was saved from being stranded in a deserted world, by a Cyber Mage. After that, they later became Cyber Warriors, stopping Cyber Viruses from wreaking havoc outside of their spy jobs but also hosting the Cyber Games opening ceremonies.
Jerry Lewis - The founder of WOOHP and also one of the two best Cyber Warriors in the Cyber World. During a mysterious incident years ago, he and Alex are saved by a Cyber Mage named Raila when they are stranded in a deserted world. After that, they later became Cyber Warriors, stopping Cyber Viruses from wreaking havoc outside of their spy jobs but also hosting the Cyber Games opening ceremonies. He retains his role as a briefer in the KDA, WOOHPing the detectives to their next case/mission as their client.
A/N: So there you have it! Check out the first part of AH's pilot episode on the next page. Read, review and Happy Thanksgiving everybody!