Here is the place you submit your new Rio character. It must be in this format though:
Mate: (if none put n/a)
Children: (if none put n/a)8/17/2011 #1 Report
Species: Sulfur-crested Cockatoo
Age: 19 (Bird Years)
Strengths: Good sense of humor, she sees the best of everything which makes her a good friend. She has good strength in her legs and can easily toss a large stone quite a distance.
Weaknesses: She has a soft spot for Nigel, which makes it harder to concentrate on every day life.
History: Raised by loving Pink Cockatoos, she has grown up a beautiful bird-on the inside and out.
Mate: N/a (but she wishes it were Nigel, no matter HOW bad he is)
Family members: Step mother, step father and step sister
Children: N/a8/18/2011 #2 Report
Species: Sulfur-crested Cockatoo
Name: Nigel (c)
Age: 25 (Bird Years)
Strengths: Can digest meat making it easier to survive in the wild, good strength in his wings and legs.
Weaknesses: Ever since seeing Nalani, he had a soft spot for her, making it hard to concentrate on every day life.
History: Was once a famous, pretty bird. He was soon replaced with a prettier pretty bird and his eyes are now green with envy upon every pretty bird he sees.
Mate: N/a (secretly wishes it were Nalani)
Family Members: Unknown
Children: N/a8/18/2011 #3 Report
Species: Spix Macaw (though he has black feathers)
Name: Dark Blu
Age: 16 years
Strenghths: Psychic powers, enhanced self defense techniques, and he's equipped with any and all knowledge of weaponry. In short the ultimate killing machine.
History: Created by Dr. Leach to kill the last two macaws on Earth, Blu and Jewel.
Family Members: None
Children: None8/21/2011 #4 Report
Name: Dr. Leach
Age: 37 years
Strengths: Extremely smart, Renowned as an inventor.
Weakness: Obsession to kill the rest of the Spix Macaw race.
History: Born in Sao Paulo, Brazil, he and his parents were out for a hike while on vacation in Rio. They decided to take a look up in a tree to find out where they were when his parents were attacked and killed by a Spix Macaw couple. He brutally retaliated, killing his parents' murderers and four of their five chicks. The fifth was hiding under a pile of leaves, and Leach did not see him. Ever since his brutal killing spree he has vowed to leave no Spix Macaw alive and plans to use an assassin macaw clone of his creation to do it.
Family: All Dead
Children: No8/21/2011 #5 Report
Species: Yellow Canary Name: Chiku Age: 16 (bird years) Gender: Female Strengths: incredible speed, amazing singing voice, ability to talk her way out of anything, stealing Weaknesses: lack of physical strength, anger issues, kleptomaniac, unobservant History: her entire family moved to Rio before she was born, and then when she had just learned to fly, a rabid cat attacked her family. Everyone but her died, and she survived with only a scar across her chest from the upper right to lower left. After that she turned to stealing and living on the streets of the Ipanema district. She grew up like that, unnoticed. Mate: n/a Family members: dead Children: n/a8/22/2011 #6 Report
Species: Blue-Winged Macaw
Name: Stefano "Stef" Alonso
Age: 20 (bird years)
Strengths: Very loyal to his friends, good at imitating voices, can read, write, and speak in multiple languages
Weaknesses: Brutally honest, sometimes arrogant (He is has traveled the world, which makes him think he's smarter than most birds), easily trusting of others
History: Found and raised by smugglers when he was only a year old. Stefano left this life behind at age 7 when he realized that he was being manipulated to help trap other birds. He was attacked by other birds who were working for the smugglers. They left him for dead in the Amazonian jungle but he was found by Carlos Alonso, a famous Brazilian explorer. Carlos nursed Stefano back to health and they became the best of friends. Stefano currently travels the world with his owner/friend Carlos but has returned to Rio due to a wing injury he suffered on a trip. He is currently staying at the Blu Bird Sanctuary. He is still plagued by memories of his past which comes back to haunt him (see my fanfiction which I'm editing.)
Mate: Rose, another Blue-Winged Macaw he saved from poaching before he left the smuggling group.
Family members: None he knows of, his parents were killed when he was only a year old.
Children: None for now8/27/2011 #8 Report
Name: Aleta Nelia Audrey Gail Canary (AKA: Aleta, A, or Lettie)
Age: 17 or 18 (in bird years)
Strengths: She can be very caring, considerate, and understanding, but also firm. She has a good singing voice, a sense of humor, and she can dance. She often does her own thing (this can also be a weakness).
Weaknesses: She is sometimes stubborn and in some cases won't take no for an answer. She does her own thing, even if it might get her in danger or trouble.
History: Her parents used to be owned by a family in the US, but one of the younger children let them out on accident. They made a nest and had 4 children, 3 boys and 1 girl. The family migrated to Rio for a few years, where Aleta and her brothers took an immediate liking to the city. The parents moved back to US a year or so later but Aleta and 2 of her brothers stayed Her oldest brother started a family in the US, but he occasionally comes to visit. Aleta and her 2 brothers went their seperate ways, she mostly roams around the city as she pleases. She frequently visits different Samba clubs, where she sings and dances. She still sees her 2 brothers from time to time.
Mate: None (she hasn't met Nico yet)
Family Members: Unamed Mother and Father, Her oldest brother Alejandro, her second eldest brother Raymond, and her third eldes brother Roberto ( she is closest to him, they frequently perform duets together)
Children: None8/30/2011 #11 Report
Species: Lineolated Parrot Name: Laticia "Tish" Age: 18 bird years Gender: Female Strengths: Good taste for music and loves to sing and samba Weaknesses: She goes dreadfully off-tune withouut music to support her voice History: Her parents were slaughtered in the most un-humane way, and right in front of their only daughter. She is officially scarred for life and seeks revenge Family: Had a mother and father Mate: n/a9/3/2011 #13 Report
Species: Yellow Canary
Name: Nicoletta Cynthia Malle
Age: Nico's age
Strengths: friends, seems to get motivation from being injured.
History: Grew up in WA, Moving to SA after her parents were killed by Shelia the cat. SA is where she met Patrica AKA Pedi, who comforted her because she had no parents either. Nicole was once bitten by a Redback spider, which was her first injury. She didn't speak another word until moving to Rio with a girl called Jessie. She met Blu there when she was fifteen, and he introduced her to Jewel, Rafael and Luiz, but not Nico and Pedro. One day, Blu decided to take the two beautiful girls to the samba club. Nicole and Pedi had previously entered a song writing compitition and the prize was to sing the winning song with Nico and Pedro. Nicole and Pedi won, and sang with Nico and Pedro. A few years later, Nico proposed, and they got married. They later had three children and had occasinal, ridiculous fights. Nicole has almost died many times because of Kiara, Nico's evil ex girlfriend.
Mate: Nico? (Am I allowed?)
Family members: Nicola (twin) Tobi (Brother)
Children: Amber (15) Hugo (13) Carrie (10)9/1/2012 #14 Report
Spieces: Red crested cardinal
Name: Patrica Rose Kimbal
Age: Pedro's age
Weaknesses: cages, claws, brick walls.
History: Grew up in SA, and the rest like Nicole. but it was no love story for Pedro and Pedi. Pedi's way of showing love to Pedro was by bashing him up constantly.
Mate: Pedro? (Maybe)
Family members: missing.
Children: N/A9/1/2012 #15 Report