Thursday, January 31, 2019

Mother Stole the Background Kits #2

Lady Arrowsmith

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Table 2: Uncommon Kits

1. Shield Maiden

I am no man.
  • Axe(d8, 2s)
  • Chainmail (14ac 3s)
  • Shield (+1ac, 1s)
  • Runestones (Augury)

2. Flagellant

Pain purges sin, pain keeps Hell away.
  • Cat o’ Nine Tails (d6, 1s)
  • Heavy Scarring (+1ac, 1s)
  • Penitent’s Hood

3. Plague Doctor

Bring out your dead.
  • Dissection Tools (d6, 1s)
  • Treated Robes (12ac, 1s)
  • Sealed Mask
  • Censer & Incense

4. Whaler

Twenty years on the decks and docks.
  • Harpoon (d8, 2s)
  • Oilskins (12ac, 1s)
  • Rope
  • Jug of Grog
  • Scrimshaw Set

5. Frontiersman

A simple life in the woods; Clean air and solitude.
  • Axe (d8, 2s)
  • Heavy Furs (12ac 1s)
  • Musket (d10, 2s)
  • Ammo Pouch
  • Spell: Hermit’s Hideaway
  • Companion Hound

6. Black Amazon

Orca's laconic warriors.
  • Obsidian Greatsword (d10, 3s)
  • Whalehide Armor (13ac, 2s)
  • Jug of Hot Milk Tea
  • Ambergris Totem-Fetus

7. Shrine Keeper

Keeping the local Folk are satisfied.
  • Bell and Staff
  • Ceremonial Robes
  • Spell: Call Upon the Folk

8. Monster Hunter

Hunting the bumps in the night.
  • Monster-Bone Greatsword (d10, 3s)
  • Monster-Hide Armor (14ac, 3s)
  • Camouflage Shroud
  • Bottle of Musk

9. Collegiate Wizard

All that debt was worth it, right?
  • Robes and Hat
  • Spellbook
  • Framed Diploma
  • Spell: Levitate
  • Spell: Thaumaturgy
  • Spell: Wizard's Eyes

10. Veteran

Returned from the War, irrevocably changed.
  • Long Rifle (d10, 2s)
  • Bayonet (d8, 2s)
  • Ammo Pouch
  • Trench Shovel
  • Tinned Rations x2
  • Post-Traumatic Stress

11. Sanctioned Cambion

Evil beginnings do not mean evil ends.
  • Pistol (d8, 1s)
  • Ammo Pouch
  • Knife (d6, 1s)
  • Clerical Garb
  • Saint's Icon
  • Exorcist's Emblem
  • Holy Water

12. Bard

Pass the hat around.
  • Instrument
  • Knife (d6, 1s)
  • Colorful cloak
  • Spell: I Once Knew A Man...


  1. The second of twelve. After this, we start going into more specialized tables.

  2. Got that Dark Souls feel! Reminds me of character creation for those games.

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    1. Indeed you do. The DD premades for Lamentations might be my top RPG resource of all time so I am channeling that spirit here.