Students start as Freshmen unless you are the watcher in which case you can be what you want
Siblings (older, younger)
Parents (both, one, divorced)
Aunts (close, estranged)
Uncles (close, estranged)
grandparents (close, estranged, dead, alive)
Knolls students are for the most part middle to upper class .
Rockaway Boro has a 10pm curfew .
Blogs and reading blogs important .
Cars juniors and seniors .
Cell phones allowed but turned off during class.
Colleges are important .
Football most popular sport although lacrosse is cool.
Electronic toys, games important .
Grades are actually important to most for college.
Jocks popular .
Marching band is big.
Cheerleaders popular, girl jocks despise them.
Buses suck but you have to take them to school.
Beer parties- at Greenpond and Splitrock- but you have to be invited.
Science Inquiry- important to geeks .
Morris County College is top ranked and if you get A’s you can go to any college you want.
New slayer- hero, good at butt kicking
Former Initiative agent- hero, good at butt kicking
Demon hunter- hero, like slayers but less powerful
Martial artist- hero, kick vampire butt
Watcher- white hat, teach, research and fight
Psychic- white hat, telekinesis and visions
Scooby gang member- white hat, investigation
Football player- white hat, fighter
Hacker- white hat, computer savvy
Beginner witch/warlock- white hat, sorcery powers
Former vampire groupie- white hat, archery and dexterity
Amateur hunter- white hat, fighter
Young mystic- white hat, sense magic, perceptive, spotting, sense feelings
Young inventor- white hat, electronics geek, superscience
AWOL invisible spy- white hat, invisible
Teenage werewolf- white hat, werewolf
Former runaway- hero, slayer
Reluctant slayer- hero, slayer, scared
Dark slayer- hero, like Faith, sadistic
Slayer heiress- hero, slayer, spoiled, money
Slayer in training- hero, not quite as experienced as a slayer
Paranormal expert- white hat, paranormal (occult) research
Intrepid web journalist- hero, occultism and intelligence
Adventurous teacher- white hat, research, intelligence
Slayer poseur- white hat, fighter
Night shift cop- hero, fighter, driver
There are four libraries between the County, borough and township:
Rockaway Township Library on Mt Hope Rd
Rockaway Boro library on Main street
Hibernia Library on Green Pond Road
Morris County Library near Morristown
There are a couple of large camps in the township:
Camp Lewis Boy Scout Camp on upper Hibernia Rd that boarders the Farney State Park and Splitrock Reservoir
Blind Camp at end of Timberbrook Rd
There are three cemeteries
First Presbyterian Church on Church street in the Boro
Small Cemetery across from Parks Lake (Fox Pond) on Mt Hope road
Marcella Cemetery on Timberbrook Rd
Morris County college is a two year college for people who need to “find their way” and not ready for the big leagues yet
There are two high schools:
Morris Knolls: where the cast goes to school. you either drive to school, take the bus or come by parent.
there is no other way to school allowed by the administration,
Knolls is close enough to the Boro to play hooky or “run errands for the librarian,
Knolls has two soccer fields, football field, track, tennis courts,
Marching band, football and cheerleading are the most important activities
Morris Hills: the big rival of Knolls, Knolls usually beats Hills
There is an abandoned church on Mt Hope Rd (rte 666) near the Tilcon Quarry
And a historic school house
Mt Hope has a historic park with trails and mines
Parks lake is popular for taking walks (near a cemetery)
Split rock reservoir has a shady past- flooded woods, suicides, and good beer parties
There is a funeral home on the corner of Keller and Main St in the boro. Keller ave is filled with cars at least weekly
St Clares hospital is in Denville
There is a 40 million dollar estate in Marcella –(complete fabrication on my part) next to the Marcella Chapel and the cemetery
The Rockaway Mall is a teen hot spot
As is the AMC theater
Hewlett Packard Building on Green Pond are empty and only a church is interested in buying it but is being fought by the town (they want the taxes).
Railroad tracks and a river run thru the middle of the boro
Java Johnie’s is a popular coffee café in middle of boro
Anthony’s is a popular pizza parlor in middle of boro
Renaissance Fairs take place up in NY at Sterling Forest
Picatinny Aresenal Army Post boarders Mount Hope
To Do (Coming Soon) 1. Setting – Rockaway NJ – Local teen Hotspots
2. Character Archtypes – type of character you wish to play
3. Things Charaters know – anything you would normally know in high school plus some specific info you would know about Rockaway
4. Information request from players – Info I need to know about your character so I can enhance the game. -pvd- The Director (this is the name for the Buffyverse game master)