Celebrity

Locally famous individuals, typically from families of wealth and prestige, celebrities are trendsetters whose actions can occasionally affect the entire community. Success in sports and entertainment can elevate one to celebrity status, but regardless of the reason the most important part of celebrity is being known. When you select the celebrity background, you should work …

Marshal

You are a master of coordinating your allies to maximum effect. On the battlefield, you serve as the lynchpin of any successful strategy, adjusting your plans and marshalling your troops to ensure victory.

Leaders of Men

It takes men of character and conviction to lead. I’ve met more than a few. From the noble to the savage, they almost always have one thing in common: a relentless and infectious dedication to an ideal. The courageous marshals that lead their men to glory on the battlefield. The undeserving leaders of the big …

Egg of Ashes and Myrrh

This golden egg inlaid with reddish-brown stone is about the size of a human fist and is crafted to appear like the egg of a phoenix. Warm to the touch, the egg glows a golden color (shedding light as a torch) and functions as a holy symbol for clerics of the light domain. The light …

Myrrh Phoenix

Not a true phoenix, myrrh phoenixes are smaller than their immortal kin, but are nevertheless magical beings with great ability to heal or harm.

Mistborn

Your innate magic comes from your fey ancestry or prolonged exposure to the unrestrained mystical energies of the feywild. Knowingly or not, you have joined one of the great courts and have become a master of wielding natural energies, as well as communing with fey creatures.

Half-Dwarf

Walking between the ambitious world of the human and the traditional world of the dwarf, half-dwarves are constantly torn by their dual heritage. Half-dwarves are rare, both due to the unlikeliness of a human and dwarf coupling and the fact that such couplings rarely produce offspring. Despite their rarity, most cities with blended human and …

College of Secrets

Bards of the College of Secrets spend their time out in the world actively gathering and sharing information. They are equally at home in a rowdy bar learning the dirty laundry of the local mayor as they are deciphering the script from the walls of an ancient tomb. Sometimes the secrets they gather prove useful …

A Journey Begins

They say a journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. That’s usually true. But some journeys instead begin within the pages of a book, or the words of a song, or a tale told over a stale crust of bread and a warm cup of mead. This journey is that kind. But …