Ember Rudolph Hubert Torvik (a.k.a. Herbie)
Rudy seeks to make the world a better place through his knowledge and understanding of plants and herbal remedies. Refusing to rely solely on magical cures he frequently points to the potential harms of overexposure to magical fields and Imperium as a reason to seek other alternatives. Spurned by the majority of the medical community, Rudy finally found acceptance from the Followers of the Hidden Flame in the form of a position as an Herbalist at the Northwood Hospital.
Accomplishments & Achievements
Rudy founded the Herbs are Healing Movement as part of his efforts to obtain equal respect for Herbalists in the medical fields. He has also written a book, Rudy's Illustrated Field Guide to Medicinal Herbs and Their Uses, to assist others in the identification of useful herbs.
Seeks to help cure the sick via his knowledge of herbal remedies.
Savvies & Ineptitudes
He is very knowledgeable about plants and herbs and their medicinal uses, but he not very effective at speaking to groups. The more people listening the less capable he becomes at conveying his thoughts.
Likes & Dislikes
He hates being called Herbie.
Towards Rudy Torvik
Towards Paul Porter
Commonalities & Shared Interests
Paul is training with Rudy to become an Herbalist. They agree that there should be ways to heal without magic, and have been working together to develop more natural methods.
Currently Held Titles
Year of Birth
5698 CFE 53 Years old
Quotes & Catchphrases
There's an herb for that!