is a demon geneticist
who features in the (yet unwritten) Hades
Mendel has no one habitual form. De cannot be assumed to be humanoid
Like most genies, Mendel is often to be found wearing various appendages of unusual function with which de is experimenting (biological radio-wave receptors, ceramic electrical armouring or poison strips, anyone?). De can resemble a Frankenstein's monster of sorts, if Frankenstein had had access to the listings of Collic's Modern Bestiary.
- "What do you think: the interlocked scale, the fishskin or something jointed in chitin?"
- "Could you try to stab me please?"
- "Roll two d17."
- "Oh, it's you. Put your finger here, would you?"
Mendel is friendly and generally non-harmful, which is a pretty fortunate circumstance for a lot of beings.