Captain (Fleet Master) James Cook is a merchant naval captain of the merchant/mage guild and one ofthe protagonist of Alterverse. He's a member of the East-North Trading Guild as the Captain-Class and is one of the most renowned members of the guild.
Being a Captain, Jams has been on numerous S-Class defind missions, and has been going on missions with other members and even newer ones. At one point, the S-Class wizard, Octavia Arc asks for his, along with the guild's Dragon Slayer and their ice mage to help her on a task. During the mission, he'd demonstrated great skill and courage against the dark guild's members, and even helping in defeating Mephistopheles, a demon from the Books of Zeref.
With the S-Class mission done, James performs other high-class missions that made them a renowned mage. Due to his inexcusable tactical knowledge and skill, is designated as the Naval Fleet Master, and became the Captain of the Endeavour, the ship he once served as a cabin boy for the First Voyage.
Born in the kingdom of Fiore in Hargeon Town, being born in the naval family of the East-North Trading Guild, he was taught at a young age of the navigation, and cartograph. At age 16, he joins the guild as a simply recuit, and is placed on the Endeavour with Philip Albion as his Captain, and his life as a naval tradsmen begins.
James takes part in the First Voyage within the Seas of Purgatory, a ocean said no ships ever returned. Captain Philip Albion is ordered to be the captain of the Endeavour, following the Man O' War flagship, the Admiral Expression.
Being chosen to with the chef. The chef then askes James to clean the dishes, and he relunctly does so. During midday, he is asked to hand the food to the crew, all the while the chef told him to take a break to have his meal anywhere he wishes.
However, James soon ovehear 2 crew members speaking about the oceans being cursed with a type of entity taking in ships. This somewhat spooked him, not believing any word they said, until it got silent. He looks to see a face of a being dared not to see.
The Demon of Purgatory
Appearance & Personality
- Compass of Navigation: A unique magical compass that points to the user most wanted desire. It is unknown how James gained hold of the compass, but it said once belonged to the water deity, Triton or so goes the legend.
Magic & Abilities
Guns Magic: The Navy: James uses magic involving weaponry. All naval captains of the is required to know this in the East-North Trading Guild. His technique is called The Navy, to which he uses Guns Magic in contrast to Requip. He also ha
- Magic Blast: By simply firing the gun's trigger, James is able to fire a concentrated beam of magic energy into individuals, damaging the enemy and also their magic power.
- Navy Magic: Jame's signature Water Magic with Guns Magic. He fires compressed bullets of water at high speeds to his designated target, and can fire a beam of pressured as well
- Navy Magic: Naval Shot: James Cook signature spell, he fires compressed bullets of water at the targets, and can cause major water damage. And it done correctly, can effectively strike at the pressure points.
- Navy Magic: Wall of the Seas: James fires a compressed beam of concentratd heated water, able to send individuals flying, while using Heat Magic to heat the water to give burning effects.
- Navy Magic: Naval Slice: A spell which uses Water Magic, the sword becomes a compressed pressure of water, allowing it slice through almost anything physical matter in its path, and can effectively slice water as well.
Requip: Naval Knight: James Cook is able to utulize Requip, switching between a varity of weapons. In contrast to his Guns Magic and Sword Magic, and the fact he's a naval captain, hs technique as been called the Naval Knight.
Enhanced Endurance: James is shown to be take stress and pain on a regular, having endureds a rain of magical projectiles from Blackbeard and stll continue to fight.
Great Magic Power: James possess extraordinary amounts of magic power. Having been using magic since he was young, he is able to use Guns Magic and Sword Magic at the same time, but shows no signs of magical depletion until much later on. It has been shown that James is able to use magic for more then 5 hours without being magically deprived. Of course, continously use magic and spells needed more magic power can deplete his magic power quickly.
Master Swordsmen: James is one of the most skllful swordsmen in the guild, able to defend his back with his blade, and capable of using a magic flintlock on his left hand. He is able to use his sword to counter physical assaults, and even disarm others. Wth the use of Sword Magic, he is able to use the Kusanagi spell to slice through magic and magical objects, and even deflect incoming magic attacks.
Expert Martial Artist: James is a well versatile combatant in unarmed combat, able to redirect incoming physical assaults, and is well in a stable pose. Using his skills, he is able to assault at the targets pressure points, and can make limbs paralyzed. He is able, as stated able to use his Martial Arts as a defense, combining his rather high degree of endurence to give a sense of enhanced strength.
Genius-Level Intellect: James has shown to be highly intelligent, able to learn navigational charts instantly, and remember naval routes, and is learn the Arcane arts with ease. He is able to process information with a comfortable rate which allows him for accurate judgmental skills, and tactical intuition during the Great War. He has used his intellect in trade, always able to gain greater profit.
- James is a high target for Dark Mages due to his compass.
- Inspired/name after Captain James Cook, an British naval captain, navigator who achieved first recorded European contact with the eastern coastline of Australia and the Hawaiian Islands, and the first recorded circumnavigation of New Zealand.