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Romulus and Remus

Romulus and Remus were pretty tough dudes. It's no surprise, though. After all, the twin brothers were the sons of the war god Mars (Ares) and were suckled by a she-wolf when they were babies. That's got to make you pretty ferocious. These fierce brothers' major claim to fame was founding Rome. Well, it was mostly Romulus. When he and Remus were trying to decide where to build their new city, they got into a major fight, and Romulus decided to end the debate by stabbing his brother with a sword. Don't try this at home.

Basic Information

NameRomulus and Remus
NicknameWild Childs, Wolfboys
Current cityElysium (Remus), Roman Olympus (Romulus)

Work & Education

First King of Rome (Romulus)
EducationThe Martian School of War (named after the god not the planet)


Political viewsWar!

Family & Friends (& Enemies)

ParentsMars (Dad)
Rhea Sylvia (Mom)
SiblingsEach other
FriendsLupa, the she-wolf (who suckled us in the wild)
A woodpecker (who brought us food)
Numitor (our granddad, whose throne we returned to him)
Tiberius (the river god who saved our mom and us)
EnemiesAmulius (our great uncle took our granddad's throne and tried to drown our mom and us)
The Sabines (for a little while after Romulus and his Romans stole their virgins)


Relationship statusBoth single
Interested inSabine women


Quotations"When in Rome, do as the Romans do."
– Proverb

"Peace is not the absence of war, but the presence of justice."
– Harrison Ford

"All roads lead to Rome."
– Proverb

"The art of war is simple enough. Find out where your enemy is. Get at him as soon as you can. Strike him as hard as you can, and keep moving on."
– Ulysses S Grant

"Am I my brother's keeper?"
– Cain, Genesis 4:9 
BooksThe Aeneid by Virgil (A good book about our great great [great?] granddad.) 
The Call of the Wild by Jack London 
The History of the Decline and Fall of Roman Empire by Edward Gibbon (The whole decline part kind of sucks.)  
The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini (Being brothers can be complicated.) 
The Fellowship of the Ring by J.R.R. Tolkien 
Julie of the Wolves by Jean Craighead George 
A Game of Thrones by George R.R. Martin (Best book ever, man.) 
Lord of the Flies by William Golding 
Le Morte D'Arthur by Sir Thomas Malory 
"Charge of the Light Brigade" by Alfred Lord Tennyson 
MusicWe are Gods! We are Wolves! by Le Loup (Yes!) 
Leader of the Pack by the Shangri-las 
Battle Hymn of the Republic 
Babel by Mumford and Sons 
Fight the Power by Public Enemy 
Satisfaction by the Rolling Stones 
Nuthin' but a G Thang by Dr. Dre 
Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana 
Welcome to the Jungle by Guns N' Roses" (Lupa used to howl this as a lullaby.) 
The Grey 
Apocalypse Now 
Dances with Wolves (The wolves we knew did not dance.) 
The Godfather 
An American Werewolf in London 
There Will Be Blood 
TV ShowsRome 
Game of Thrones 
Sons of Anarchy 

Activities & Interests

LikesAll things Roman
Ultimate fighting 
Italian food
Founding cities
City planning
City Planners
Wolf Lovers! 
Sons of War 

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