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Doc Holliday

Doc Holliday
  • Alias: Doc Holliday
  • Gender: Male
  • Race: Human
  • Occupation: Former dentist turned gunslinger
  • Religion: N/A (Agnostic)
  • Allies: Wyatt Earp, Bat Masterson, and other lawmen of the Wild West
  • Enemies: The Cowboys gang, outlaws and lawbreakers
  • Abode/Base of Operations: Varied, often found in saloons and temporary lodgings across the Wild West
  • Nationality: American
  • Languages: English
  • Alignment: Chaotic Neutral
  • Affiliation(s): Independent
  • Significant Others: Big Nose Kate (common-law wife)

In the dusty landscapes of the Wild West, there stands a man known as Doc Holliday, a notorious gunslinger with a sharp wit and deadly aim. With a slender frame and a pale complexion that belies his rugged spirit, he carries himself with an air of both elegance and menace. Doc Holliday is a man driven by a complex mix of personal demons, loyalty, and an unyielding thirst for adventure.

Having graduated as a dentist, Doc Holliday’s life took an unexpected turn when he was diagnosed with a relentless illness that would eventually claim him. Faced with a shortened lifespan, he chose to embrace the lawless frontier as his domain, seeking thrills and retribution in equal measure. Armed with his trusted double-barreled shotgun and a pair of gleaming revolvers, he becomes a formidable force in the unforgiving lands.

Doc Holliday’s motivations are twofold: to carve out a reputation as a fearsome gunslinger, and to find meaning and redemption in a life that has been clouded by illness and tragedy. Driven by a fierce loyalty to those he considers friends, he becomes an unlikely protector and avenger, standing up against injustice with a quick draw and a lethal accuracy.

With a penchant for gambling and a knack for winning, Doc Holliday frequents the smoky saloons and poker tables of the West, his silver tongue matching his sharpshooting skills. Yet beneath his tough exterior lies a man burdened by his own mortality, haunted by the ghosts of his past. He seeks not only fame and glory but also an elusive peace within himself, a final reckoning with the choices he has made.

Amidst the chaos of the Wild West, Doc Holliday stands tall, a symbol of both ruthless determination and undeniable charisma. His quest for recognition and redemption fuels his actions, drawing him deeper into the heart of danger with every step. In this unforgiving realm, he remains an enigma, a gunslinger on a path paved with bullets and the echoes of his name.

Doc Holliday

Medium humanoid (human), chaotic neutral

Armor Class 13 Hit Points 78 (12d8 + 24) Speed 30 ft.

Scores12 (+1)16 (+3)14 (+2)16 (+3)10 (+0)14 (+2)

Skills Deception +5, Perception +2, Persuasion +5, Sleight of Hand +6 Senses passive Perception 12 Languages Common Challenge 5 (1,800 XP)

Actions Revolver. Ranged Weapon Attack: +6 to hit, range 40/120 ft., one target. Hit: 11 (2d6 + 4) piercing damage. Duelist’s Precision. Once per turn, Doc Holliday can add his Intelligence modifier (+3) to the damage roll of his revolver attack. Gambler’s Cunning. As a reaction, when Doc Holliday is hit by an attack, he can force the attacker to reroll the attack roll. The attacker must use the new roll.

Reactions Deadly Retribution. When an enemy within 5 feet of Doc Holliday hits him with a melee attack, he can make a revolver attack against that enemy as a reaction.

Equipment Revolvers (2), Gambler’s Hat, Playing Cards, Whiskey Flask

Magic Items Holliday’s Dueling Deck. Once per long rest, Doc Holliday can draw a card from his deck as a bonus action. Each card provides a different effect, such as advantage on the next attack roll, disadvantage on the next saving throw against him, or healing himself for 1d8 + 2 hit points. Tombstone’s Resolve. While wearing this amulet, Doc Holliday has advantage on saving throws against being charmed or frightened.

Description Doc Holliday is a lean, pale man in his early thirties, dressed in a well-tailored black suit, a dark gambler’s hat perched atop his head. His piercing blue eyes, framed by a neat mustache, carry a mix of weariness and intensity. The sound of his cough lingers in the air as he maintains a composed and aloof demeanor. Currently, he sits at a dimly lit card table in a rowdy saloon, his surroundings filled with the clinking of glasses and the murmurs of gamblers. Doc Holliday’s mood is focused and observant, waiting for the perfect opportunity to reveal his hand and outwit his opponents.

Currently in the World

Physical Description: Doc Holliday is a slender man of average height, with a pale complexion and sunken cheeks. His thinning, dark hair is neatly combed back, and a well-groomed mustache adorns his upper lip. Despite his relatively young age, lines of weariness and experience etch his face, hinting at a life filled with hardship and danger. His piercing blue eyes carry a sharp intensity, always observing his surroundings with a mix of vigilance and detachment. Doc Holliday typically dresses in elegant attire, favoring tailored suits, crisp shirts, and a hat that adds a touch of sophistication to his rugged appearance. A slender cane, more for show than for support, is often seen resting by his side.

Current Situation: Doc Holliday sits at a dimly lit table in a bustling saloon, his keen eyes scanning the room as he nurses a glass of whiskey. The air is thick with tobacco smoke, laughter, and the clinking of glasses. Despite the lively atmosphere, there is a palpable tension surrounding him. His mood is a blend of weariness and a smoldering determination, his mind always calculating the next move. The gamblers and patrons in the saloon regard him with a mix of fear, curiosity, and respect, well aware of his reputation as a skilled gunslinger. In this moment, Doc Holliday is waiting, biding his time, ready to confront the challenges that the Wild West brings his way.

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