Starbuck is a wild, risktaking
cowboy like character that tries his best to tend
to his duties as a colonial warrior while still
having a lot of fun. He gambles, and schemes for
the day he will be rich. He often gathers with Apollo and Boomer two of
his fellow colonial warriors.
the company of many women. He is a player at
heart. But he only really cares for a few woman, Cassipio, Aurora, and
Sheba. He is a champion at the game of Triad
which is a cross between basketball and football.
Starbuck swears on occasion with his ever growing
collection of catch phrases including frack and
Despite his adventursome self serving nature,
he is always eager to risk his life for the
fleet. When Count Iblis (the devil) strikes down
Apollo, Starbuck doesen't hesitate to raise his
laser and blast him regardless of the powers over
the universe that Iblis has.
Starbuck bargains with the chief of an alien
pig like group known as the Borays to bring peace
to a primitive world. The bargain was as much
food and stuff as the chief cares to have in
exchange for having the cheif's kind end raids on
human camps and take up farming. The exchange was
based on self interest and self greed, which
Starbuck knows all to well from his dealings with
other gamblers throughout the galaxy.