Arkyrion Mentaat, lawful evil sorcerer extraordinaire, was my first serious DnD character. I took his name because his personality is quite a bit like mine when I go into my patented "Evil Genius" mode.
Ventus is the latin word for 'wind'. The first freeform RPG I ever played was one set in a fantasy universe, where we all played dragons or dragon riders. My dragon was sky and wind themed, so I was looking for a cool, relevant name, and came across 'Ventus'.
I was playing WoW one day and decided to start another character. After playing Untold Legends: Brotherhood of the Blade, I thought Reaver would be an awesome name. Figured I would stick Onyx in front of it since Reaver was already taken. Then decided I liked just plain Onyx better.
Too many years ago to count I was looking for a moniker for an electronic music project I was involved in and I saw this show on discovery about undersea mining. I was inspired by the show to adapt the name the nautilus project which eventually just became nautilus_project.
My username handle's been with me for a while. Blue for the color I like most, and Shaine for a character I want to make in a comic. What's fun for that is he's not really that important a character, but the name sounds correct to me. Also oddly enough is that I've never created or played Shaine in any game.
Generation 18. The first time you see this, copy it into your sig and add 1 to the generation. This is a social experiment.
Though we strike at you from the shadows, do not think that we fear to stand in the light.