Character creation Backgrounds

Backgrounds
Choose one as allowed by Culture.
Background Skills are sorted Common first, then Specialty.

Background Academic
Requisite Culture Neovictorian Upper Class males Skyfolk
Skills Bull, General Knowledge, One of [Academic (any), Engineer (any), Legal Matters, Medicine, or Science (any)], Conversation, Research

Background Administrator
Requisite Culture Neovictorian Upper Class males Skyfolk
Skills Bull, Intimidate, Leadership, Appraisal, Business, Research

Background Agitator
Requisite Culture Neovictorian any
Skills Act, Bull, Hide & Sneak, Perception, Streetwise, Art (Any), Conversation, Disguise

Background Air Marine
Requisite Culture Neovictorian Servant Class males Skyfolk
Skills Dodge, Firearms, Fisticuffs, Improvised Weapon, Intimidate Swordplay

Background Air Sailor
Requisite Culture Neovictorian Servant Class males Skyfolk
Skills Dodge, Firearms, Fisticuffs, Improvised Weapon, Gunnery, Sky Lore

Background Air Navy Officer
Requisite Culture Neovictorian Upper Class males Skyfolk
Skills Etiquette, Firearms, Leadership, Pilot, Swordplay, Fashion, Sky Lore, Tactics

Background Artist
Requisite Culture Neobedouin Neovictorian Upper Class Skyfolk
Skills Bull, Charm, Perception, Art (any two), Craft (any), Culture (own)

Background Autocrat
Requisite Culture Neovictorian Automaton
Skills Charm, General Knowledge, Perception, Business, Research

Background Beast Dancer
Requisite Culture Neobedouin
Skills Athletics, Dance, Dodge, Hide & Sneak, Martial Arts (Beast Dancing), Specialized Weapons (Claws, Arm-Blades), Survival, Tracking

Background Chuno Ggun
Requisite Culture Neovictorian Servant Class males Upper Class males Misbegotten males
Skills Athletics, Dodge, Firearms, Hide & Sneak, Improvised Weapon. Intimidate, Swordplay, Interrogation, Martial Arts (Baritsu), Tracking

Background Clergyman
Requisite Culture Neovictorian Upper Class males
Skills Charm, Empathy, Etiquette, Academic (Theology), Conversation, Performance (Sermons)

Background Criminal
Requisite Culture Neovictorian any Skyfolk
Skills Bull, Fisticuffs, Hide & Sneak, Intimidate, Leadership, Might, Streetwise, Pick Locks, Pick Pockets

Background Dilettante
Requisite Culture Neovictorian Upper Class Skyfolk
Etiquette, six other “hobby” skills of your choice

Background Doctor
Requisite Culture Neovictorian Upper Class males Skyfolk
Skills Charm, Empathy, Etiquette, Perception, Medicine, Science (any two medically related)

Background Factory Worker
Requisite Culture Neovictorian Lower Class Automaton Misbegotten
Skills Fisticuffs, Might, Streetwise, Craft (any), Gambling

Background Gadgeteer
Requisite Culture Neobedouin Neovictorian Lower Class Servant Class Skyfolk
Skills Drive, Perception, Pilot, Ad Hoc Repair, Craft (Any), Engineer (any)

Background Ganger
Requisite Culture Neovictorian Automaton
Skills Dodge, Fisticuffs, Intimidate, Perception, Might

Background Hunter
Requisite Culture Neobedouin
Skills Dodge, Firearms, Hide & Sneak, Perception, Riding, Archery, Survival, Tracking

Background Inventor
Requisite Culture Neovictorian any Skyfolk
Skills Ad Hoc Repair, Craft (any two), Engineer (any two), Research

Background Marine Commander
Requisite Culture Neovictorian Upper Class males Skyfolk
Skills Etiquette, Firearms, Fisticuffs, Intimidate, Leadership, Swordplay, Tactics

Background Mercenary
Requisite Culture Skyfolk
Skills Athletics, Blunt Weapons, Bull, Firearms, Fisticuffs, Swordplay, Business, Gunnery, Specialized Weapon (any), Tactics

Background Musician
Requisite Culture Neobedouin Skyfolk
Skills Empathy, Fashion, Instrument, (any three), Performance (any)

Background Outrider
Requisite Culture Neobedouin
Skills Athletics, Dodge, Drive, Firearms, Fisticuffs or Martial Arts (Beast Dancing), Perception, Riding, Animal Handling, Survival, Tracking

Background Peeler
Requisite Culture Neovictorian Automaton
Skills Blunt Weapon, Firearms, Intimidate, Interrogation, Tracking

Background Pirate/Privateer
Requisite Culture Skyfolk
Dodge, Firearms, Fisticuffs, Pilot, Swordplay, Gunnery, Medicine, Navigation

Background Prostitute
Requisite Culture Neovictorian Lower Class Servant Class Misbegotten Automaton Skyfolk
Skills Act, Charm, Dance, Empathy, Streetwise, Fashion, Seduction

Background Servant
Requisite Culture Neovictorian Servant Class Automaton
Skills Bull, Empathy, Etiquette, Craft (any three)

Background Shaman
Requisite Culture Neobedouin
Skills Charm, Dance, Empathy, General Knowledge, Leadership, Medicine, Performance (Ceremony), Teaching

Background Showman/woman
Requisite Culture Neobedouin Skyfolk
Skills Act, Charm, Fashion, Performance (any three)

Background Trader
Requisite Culture Neobedouin Skyfolk
Skills Bull, Charm, Streetwise, Appraisal, Bribery, Business, Culture (two others)

Background Vigilante
Requisite Culture Neovictorian Upper Class
Skills Athletics, Blunt Weapons, Conceal, Hide & Sneak, Swordplay, Martial Arts (Baritsu)

Background Writer
Requisite Culture Neovictorian Upper Class Skyfolk
Skills Bull, Empathy, General Knowledge, Perception, Art (Writing)

Character creation Backgrounds

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