JamesSavik Posted August 10, 2007 Report Share Posted August 10, 2007 100 Ways to Kill Your Character Natural Causes Acute Illness/Infectious Diseases: an acute disease is a disease with either or both of a rapid onset and a short course influenza Lower respiratory infections Diarrheal diseases Tuberculosis Malaria Measles Pertussis Tetanus Meningitis Hepatitis syphilis West Nile disease Lyme Disease [*]Chronic Illness; a disease that is long-lasting or recurrent. heart disease Cancer Liver disease Kidney disease AIDS Parkinston's Alzheimer's Accidents- urban: Vehicle CrashesAir Crashes Ship sinks Car Crashes Bus Wreak [*]Structural Failures elevator collapse bridge collapse building collapse [*]Fire fire- office fire- industrial fire- commercial [*]Energy Related hazards eletrical problems- down power line, malfunctions electrical fires Nuclear plant accident/incident- radiation release natural gas leaks Refinery fires Storage related incidents (coal, oil, natural gas) [*]Industrial Accidents industrial/hazardous waste- fumes, fire, poisioning industrial accident- refinery fire, chemical release Refinery fire/coal, oil or natural gas storage Toxic chemical release/ liquid poisioning of groundwater [*]Urban Crime gang violence (undirected urban violence) drive by shooting (undirected urban violence) Organized Crime Hit (wrong place/wrong time) Accidents- suburbian/rural: hunting accident injury/shock recreational vehicle accident (4-wheeler) Work vehicle accident (tractor, combine) house fire Cave ins/sink holes tainted water raiders, bandits, rebels AnimalsSnake-bite (primary) Spider-bite (primary) Scorpion sting (primary) Allergic reactions to insect stings mosquito borne illness Predators (Bear, cougar) feral animals (dogs, hogs, etc) [*]Environment exposure environmental illness/severe allegy terrain related injuries (falls) falling trees [*]Hazards abandoned dangerous equipment abandoned toxic materials abandoned dangerous structures abandoned mines Murder robbery/homicide shot stabbed poisoned beaten to death/head trauma blunt force trauma strangulation hate crime ritual killing ritual sacrifice Murder as a result of a primary crime like arson or sabatogue. Murder as a result of a terrorist incident Act of War Small Arms Machine gun fire Grenade, fragmentation Bombardment/barrageArtillery bombardment Aerial bombardment Naval Bombardment Morter fire Missile impact precision munition (smart bomb) [*]Weapons of Mass Destruction WMD- nuclear WMD- chemical WMD- biological WMD- kinetic energy weapon Natural Disaster Stormlightning high winds tornado (regional) hurricane or typhoon (regional) [*]flood hurricane related storm surge flash flood dam burst spring snow melt backwater [*]Fire forest fire Wild fire fire- seasonal [*]Earthquake [*]Volcano [*]tidal Wave Quote Link to comment
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