Complications

Complications

You can take a maximum of three Complications, and only one may be a Mental Complication.
First Complication grants 5 Skill points, the second grants 3 and the third 2.
Complications marked with a “*” denote a Mental Complication.

Complication Description
Absent-Minded* You sometimes forget important things, even if they have only recently happened
Addiction* You overindulge in drugs, alcohol, or some other addictive behavior.
Airsickness* You are often beset by nausea when flying
Amnesia* You have long-term amnesia
Annoying Shipmate One of the crew is a constant source of annoyance to you
Autograph Hunter You have an avid supporter who often turns up at the most inopportune times
Bad Reputation You are frequently recognized as a notorious criminal and traitor
Blackmailed Someone knows something harmful about you and demands money to keep quiet about it
Black Sheep The crew are uneasy around you and may disown you if given a reason
Code of Honor* You have a personal code of honor that you will not break
Criminal You’ve a known lawbreaker, and not just to Neovictorians
Dependents You have people who at times need your protection and help
Distinctive Features You stand out in a crowd and attract the notice of passers-by
Disaffected You are alienated and angry
Enemy Somebody out there is gunning for you
Evil Twin You were separated at birth from your identical twin whose bad reputation affects you
Exalted Twin Your twin is an upstanding member of society, who you can never live up to
Family Feud Your family is locked in a bitter feud
Glass Jaw You are easy to knock out in a fight
Illiterate You cannot read or write at all
Jealousy* You are jealous to the extreme
Kleptomania* You are a compulsive thief
Klutzy You are extremely clumsy
Late Starter You are a lot older than the other characters but no more skilled
Lecherous* You can’t help harassing somebody you find attractive
Malodorous You stink
Mechanical You are an Automaton
Missing Eye You have lost an eye
Missing Limb You have lost a body part
Narcissist* You are obsessed with your good looks
Odious Personal Habits People can’t stand your annoying habit
Paranoia* You have trouble trusting anyone
Party Animal* You love partying and you party hard
Personality Flaw* You have a personality trait that, at times, causes you to act against all sense
Phobia* You have an excessive fear of some common thing
Port Suspicion You are subject to harmful rumors
Policy of Truth* It’s hard for you to not blurt out the truth
Proper Sensibilities* You dislike uncouth behavior
Public Figure You are especially famous
Rage* You are always irritable and often angry
Sins of the Father You are directly descended from someone who is hated by your colleagues
Shy* You dislike socializing with others
Social Chameleon* You always do your best to fit in and be liked by those around you
Spy Your first loyalty is not to your ship, but to another faction
Stalker You have an obsessive fan
Stubborn* You can’t stand losing an argument
Superstitious* You are especially prone to superstitious behavior
Time-sick Time-travel affects you more than others
Unlucky You have a reputation as a jinx
Vow You have made a promise you must keep, come what may
Watched There is a group keeping an eye on you

Complications

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